Dubuque Main Street Awards Banquet

Dubuque Main Street’s annual awards signify excellence in downtown development in the areas of economic development, design, organization, and promotion.

The Dubuque Main Street Annual Awards Banquet will be held at the Hotel Julien Dubuque. Date: September 19, 2017

We congratulate the following businesses for their impact in downtown Dubuque in Fiscal Year 2017!


     Teeny Weeny Toys, 489 W. 4th Street

Outstanding Visual Merchandising

     Backpocket Taproom, 333 E. 10th Street

Best New Retail Expansion


     Spahn and Rose, 250 Harrison Street

Best New Construction



     Key City Creative Center, 1781 White Street

Best Community Outreach Program


     West Dubuque Tap, Dubuque Farmers’ Market

Voted Best Farmers’ Market Vendor


     St. Mary’s School/ Francis Apartments, 105 E. 15th Street

Best Adaptive Reuse Project


     Bee Branch Watershed/ Greenway

Best Public Improvement Project


     1800-1808 Central, Chris Richards

Best Façade Improvement


     Fannie Stout, 1145 Locust Street

Best Total Building Rehabilitation


            Bluff Strokes Plein Air

Russ & Ruth Nash Cultural Corridor Award

            Jacque Weber, American Trust and Savings Bank

Committee Member of the Year

            Mike Gibson, Loras College

Volunteer of the Year

            Cindy Steinhauser

Lifetime Achievement Award