The purpose of the America’s River Corporation includes the education of the Mississippi River, promoting riverfront development, awareness of travel opportunities in Dubuque County, increasing tourism in the Dubuque region and working in cooperation with governmental entities, businesses and organizations to develop greater recognition of Dubuque.

In order to manage the success of this state-of-the-art development and attract tourists yearly, the main focus of the corporation is the organization and production of the America’s River Festival, which takes place annually during the second full weekend of June, and was recently awarded “2015 Event of The Year” in the State of Iowa.

AMERICA’S RIVER FESTIVAL $25,000 America’s River Festival Enhancements
Dubuque Racing Association