Parks

Parks open for the season each year on the first Saturday in May and close on the fourth Sunday in October.
  

Interactive Park Map - click here
View a listing of all City park locations.


Responsibilities
The City of Dubuque Park Division staff maintains:
  • 49 parks with 1209 acres
  • 25 park shelters
  • 19 tennis courts
  • 18 restrooms
  • Four accessible fishing piers
  • Two skate parks
  • 285 units of play equipment
  • Disc golf course
  • In-line hockey rink
  • Eight softball fields, one baseball field
  • 5200 street trees
  • 25 miles of off-road, paved trails
  • 28 miles of on-street routes
  • 1000 picnic tables
 Reserve a Pavilion
Our staff grows 80,000 annual flowers in our own greenhouse that are planted in the park system and on city property, and maintains the landscaping on Highway 20, the Port of Dubuque, gateways to the downtown area, and other locations within the City.
   
To view the FY2016 Park Division budget presentation to the city council click here.