Tri State Happenings/WJOD

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Monday, May 28th

Dubuque Memorial Day parade starting at 1:30pm at Jackson Park.  Parade route will head South on Main Street, then West on 9th Street, then South on Locust to Washington Park.

Sunday June 10th

Fighting for Fred benefit for Fred Hardtke from Noon till 5 at Eichmans, on Hiway 52 North. Enjoy Bean Bag and Euchre tournaments, food, Silent Auction and a 50/50 raffle.  Proceeds will help offset medical costs for Fred who was diagnosed with Cancer in April of last year. For more info

Saturday, June 16th

Shenanigan's Bar is hosting their annual motorcycle ride and hog roast contest at their location on Jackson Street with 100% of proceeds to benefit the Veterans Freedom Center.  There will also be a wing cook off, live and silent auction and live music.  Registration for the ride starts at 9:30am and the bikes leave at 11am.  The event goes all day so bring your family and friends for the fun!  For more information call Anita at 563.564.9342.

Thursday, June 28th

Dubuque Sertoma "Kids Got Talent" fundraiser at the Bell Tower Theatre.  Kids age 5-17 can compete for prizes and trophies.  Looking for singers, dancers, musicians, comedians, and more. $20 entry free. All proceeds benefit the hearing impaired of the tri-states. Print a registration form at Or pick up a form at the Townsquare Media studios, 5490 Saratoga or ReMax Realty 4029 Pennsylvannia. For more info call Marty at 563-258-1759.

Saturday June 30th

Join the Michael W. Oglesby Foundation for the 3rd annual Faj Squad 5k walk/run have fun on Saturday June 30 at Theisen’s Supply Inc, 6201 Chavenelle Road in Dubuque. Event includes silent auction, food by 1st & Main and beer from Potosi Brewery.  Funds raised will benefit pancreatic cancer research at UW Madison’s Carbone Cancer Centers Pancreas Task Force. To register go to – race entry and help us #Kickpancan.