News & Announcements for Food Establishments

It's Temporary Event Season!


With upcoming food festivals and events, here are a few key items to keep in mind while operating a temporary food booth:


1. A handwashing station is required unless food is packaged prior to the event


2. Food on display must be protected from contamination


3. When using time as a control for safety, documentation is required


4. A log must be used to document employees working during events



Click here to open our Temporary Food Event Guide.

For questions about temporary food events, please contact City of Dubuque Health Services: 563-589-4181.

Temporary Food Stand Handwashing Set-up
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