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Events
SUN 5 / 29
Lawn Games
11 AM – 4 PM @ MATHIAS HAM HISTORIC SITE May 29 and June 12 . A variety of traditional games will be held on the lawn . Hoop rolling , sack races , bean bag games , and horseshoes . Small prizes will be available , and more games may be added ! In case of rain , we will offer “ parlour games ” in the basement . A volunteer will teach croquet at the May 29 event and badminton at the June 12 event . Come out and play ! 2241 Lincoln Ave . 563-557-9545 . rivermuseum . com .
Sunday Funday Jeep Roundup
5 PM @ SANDY HOOK TAVERN ( HAZEL GREEN , WI ) Jeeps and off-road trucks , BBQ brisket , and live music by the Michael Mikrut Band , just like our founding fathers intended ! Register your off-road truck or Jeep between 3 and 4 p . m . for a chance to win $ 500 at 6 p . m .
MON 5 / 30
East Dubuque Memorial Day Parade
9:30 AM @ EAST DUBUQUE , IL PARADE ROUTE Veterans groups , service organizations , auto clubs , scouts , school bands , local churches , civic organizations , area businesses , and anyone else who wishes to participate are invited . The parade will line up on Wall St . at 9 a . m . Following the parade , military services will be conducted at the East Dubuque Cemetery . Bob Buman will be Master of Ceremonies and Parade Marshall for the day ’ s events . Free . 563-599-1090 .
American Legion Post 6 Dubuque Memorial Day Ceremony
10 AM @ DUBUQUE AMERICAN LEGION POST 6 The ceremony includes the American Legion Post 6 Color Guard and the laying of a memorial wreath at the Post 6 flagpole . 1306 Delhi St . 563-663-5444 . walshtom1947 @ gmail . com .
TUE 5 / 31
Readings Under the Influence : Bloom
7 – 10 PM @ ESTHER ’ S LOUNGE RUI is a themed , interactive live and local arts showcase . Sometimes it ’ s edgy , sometimes sweet , sometimes controversial , sometimes downright vicious , but always artful . The lineup includes hosts Kristina Marie Castañeda and CaseTheJoint ; wordsmiths Concise the Poet , Sunshine , Brion Bowman , and Jeannine Pitas ; and live music by Feast of Mutton . Audience participation is encouraged . Snacks provided . I know U R , but RUI ? Free . facebook . com / RUIDBQ .
FRI 6 / 3
Outlaw Tractor Pull
7 PM @ DUBUQUE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS June 3 and 4 . Six classes pulling each night on two tracks . These tractors are monsters with rear tires taller than the average human and engines that literally shake the ground when they ’ re cranked up during a pull . Keep the adrenaline pumping while you shift yourself into highgear with Outlaw Truck and Tractor Pulling . Witness the loudest , biggest and toughest tractor and trucks in Iowa . $ 10- $ 30 ; ages 5 and under free . 14569 Old Highway Rd . 563-588-1406 . dbqfair . com .
SAT 6 / 4
Grandview Gallop
7:30 AM @ LOUIS MURPHY PARK The course is flat and fast along the scenic boulevards of Grandview Avenue . Youth 1 mile race begins at 7:30 a . m . followed by the 4 mile run / walk at 8 a . m . Shoes awarded to overall winners of each race . No race day registration . $ 20 –$ 30 . 1700 S Grandview Ave . 563-599-5198 . grandviewgallop . com .
Tour of Fairy Homes
9 AM – 3 PM @ SHAKE RAG ALLEY ( MINERAL POINT , WI ) Stroll the magical grounds at Shake Rag Alley to see original fairy homes built especially for this tour . ( Think small , really small !) Each home will be situated in a special spot on-site for your viewing pleasure at this fundraiser for the Shake Rag Alley nonprofit school of arts and crafts . 18 Shake Rag St , Mineral Point , WI . 608-987-3292 . shakeragalley . org .
Farley Kick Off to Summer
3 PM – 1 AM @ FARLEY , IA CITY PARKING LOT , 1 ST ST N Join the Farley Young Men ’ s Association for their annual Kick Off to Summer . Kids rides ( 3 – 7 p . m .), great food and refreshments including cold beer and mixers available for purchase , and live music from Brown Bottle Bandits at 3 – 7 p . m ., Molly Shannon at 7 – 9 p . m ., and Asher Cataldo from Nashville at 9 p . m .– 1 a . m . Free .
Ski Bellevue Water Ski Show Team
4 PM @ SOUTH OF LOCK 12 ( BELLEVUE , IA ) Come enjoy great family entertainment with bare-footing , jumping , human pyramids , glittery costumes , great music and powerful towboats . Free . facebook . com / skibellevue .
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