Dubuque Area Family STEM Festival

The Dubuque Area Family STEM Festival will be on Thursday, April 18 from 4-7PM at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds.

STEM Festivals are organized like a street festival or county fair, attendees stroll from activity to activity at their leisure. This awe-inspiring day will feature compelling, educational and entertaining activities, performances and exhibits to boost children's interest in STEM and parents in STEM related job opportunities.


Express Registration

To skip the line at registration, print off and fill out the Express Registration and bring it with you to the festival!


English Express Registration

Spanish Express Registration

Marshallesse Express Registration




Festival parking



The concession stand in the ballroom will be open from 4PM to 7PM for exhibitors and attendees to purchase food throughout the event. 


Exhibitor Map

Exhibitor Map is also attached to find your way around the STEM Festival.


Dubuque STEM Festival Collage

The Dubuque Area Family STEM Festival is a community-wide partnership led by the Northeast Region of the Iowa Governor's STEM Advisory Council at the University of Northern Iowa, in partnership with Dubuque Area Labor-Management Council, Dubuque Community School District, Holy Family Catholic Schools, Dubuque County Extension and Outreach, Clarke University, Loras College, University of Dubuque, IowaWORKSDubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency, Keystone Area Education Agency, National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium, Northeast Iowa Community College, and Dubuque Area Chamber.