Eagle Point Park

Eagle Point Park is one of the most outstanding parks in the midwest. One hundred and sixty-four acres overlook the Mississippi River and Lock and Dam #11, providing a spectacular tri-state view of Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin.

FREE ADMISSION to Eagle Point Park May 21st

The City of Dubuque has joined communities across the country in proclaiming Saturday, May 21, 2016 as “Kids to Parks Day.” The Leisure Services Department encourages families to be active and do something outdoors in one of the many free parks in the City or Dubuque County on that day. In acknowledgement of the occasion, the Dubuque Park and Recreation Commission voted February 9 to waive the vehicle entrance/admission fee to Eagle Point Park all day on Saturday, May 21. Eagle Point is open from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. on Saturdays.

Tri-State Wind Symphony Concerts

Thursdays in June and July
All concerts begin at 7:30pm at the Band Shell
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
July 7, 14, 21, 28

*Park entrance fee still applies

Pet friendly parks and trails:

  Per City Ordinance revised August 6, 2013, leashed dogs and cats are allowed in certain locations.  Click here for list of parks and/or trails where dogs and cats are allowed on leash.  Dogs are allowed off leash in the Pet Park on North Grandview Avenue. Municipal citations will be issued to anyone with a pet in a park or on a trail where they are not permitted. Pet Park rules.

View the Park Map


2601 Shiras Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001

Located on Shiras Avenue, take Rhomberg Avenue north to Shiras Avenue, west on Shiras Avenue to park entrance. 


1st Saturday in May - 4th Sunday in October
Sunday - Thursday: 7:00am to 10:00pm
Friday and Saturday: 7:00am to 11:00pm