Betty Jane Caramel Apple Season

by Bryce Parks If Fall brings the threat of cold weather to come, it also brings to promise of season treats that only come around once a year, at least in the “real” version. And perhaps no Fall treat is more anticipated than the arrival of Betty Jane Candies Caramel Apples. How do we know […]

Vesperman Farms Corn Maze & More!

Vesperman Farms Corn Maze and Much More Now Open Daily through Fall 8149 Stage Road, in Lancaster, WI There is a magical field in the ti-states where a crazy man flowed under his corn and built something wonderful that draws thousands of people annually to walk out of his corn. Of course, I’m talking about […]

Bryce’s Inkubator – Issue #248

Bryce’s Inkubator – Issue #248 Notes from the Publisher of 365ink Magazine What a weekend I had. It was both my birthday and my wedding anniversary, cleverly back-to-back so I can never forget one or the other. Between that and a community event calendar that, well… you read 365ink so you know how crazy the […]

Dubuque Does Cosplay

by Bryce Parks With the arrival of D-B-Q CON will come the first real non-Halloween excuse for lots of Dubuquers to dress up at their favorite pop-culture characters. It’s called cosplay, a mash-up of the words costume play, and it’s a performance art in which participants, called cosplayers, wear costumes and fashion accessories to represent […]


Saturday, September 26 @ 10 AM–5 PM Sunday, September 27 @ 10 AM–3 PM Five Flags Civic Center Sometimes the best way to make something happen is to provide reason and place for those who are passionate about that thing to show up and pitch in. Thus is the story of the first ever D-B-Q […]

Hookerfest 2015

Saturday, September 26 @ 5 PM–2 AM Sandy Hook Tavern (3868 Badger Rd, Hazel Green, WI) Please, no letters to the editor. “Hookers” are what people who love to hang out at the Sandy Hook call themselves. If you’ve been to the Hook this year, you’re probably a convert yourself.

Platinum: A Tribute to Miranda Lambert

Platinum: A Tribute to Miranda Lambert

Platinum: A Tribute to Miranda Lambert by Mike Ironside Starring Tri-State area singer Laura McDonald in the role of Miranda Lambert, Platinum is not only a tribute to the popular country music singer but a complete 90-minute re-creation Lambert’s Platinum Tour concert with all the hit songs, costumes, and full production of a live Miranda […]

Dubuque Rotary Club’s Second Annual Ride & Roll for Vets

Saturday, September 26 @ 11 AM–8 PM Port of Dubuque The Second Annual Dubuque Rotary Ride & Roll continues on the success of the first year with a bigger better event for 2016. This year the event moves to the Port of Dubuque on September 26 from 11 AM–8 PM, sponsored by the Diamond Jo […]

Dubuque Ink & Art Expo

Dubuque Ink & Art Expo

Presented by Ink Tattoo Studio and Dubuque Tattoo Club Friday, September 25 @ 4-10 PM Saturday, September 26 @ 11 AM-10 PM Sunday, September 27 @ 11 AM-6 PM Grand River Center Tattoo and art enthusiasts will converge at the Grand River Center in the Port of Dubuque for the third annual Dubuque Ink & […]

Team of Dreams Celebrity Benefit Game

Team of Dreams Celebrity Benefit Game

Saturday, September 19 @ 9:30 AM Field of Dreams (Dyersville, IA) Mystique Casino is bringing back the amazing Team of Dreams event for 2015, presented by American Trust & Savings Bank. The baseball themed weekend features such returning legendary players as Pete Rose, Reggie Jackson, Johnny Bench, Wade Boggs, and Doc Gooden. Additional legends added […]