Date & Time

April 20 @ 10 AM - 2 PM


National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

Save the date for Party for the Planet, an Association of Zoos and Aquariums event, presented by Southwest Tech's Sustainable Energy Management Program!

Many fun activities will take place throughout the day to help us celebrate our amazing Earth! Vendor booths will be set up around campus with various interactives and information including Wagner Nursery's donation of Yellow Birch Saplings, celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Upper Mississippi Wildlife Refuge, and so much more!

Bring in a canned food item to receive $5 off your total ticket purchase for the day! The food drive benefits the Dubuque Food Pantry. 

Schedule of Events:

10:30am: Belt-Driven Machine Shop Demo
11:00am: Raptor Program Outdoors at Raptor Roost
11:00am: Behind the Scenes Tour (additional charge)
11:30am: History Highlights Cart
1:00pm: Creature Feature
1:30pm: Shop Talk
2:00pm: Belt-Driven Machine Shop Demo 
2:30pm: Creature Feature
2:30pm: Stingray Feeding (additional charge)  

Thank you to our Sponsors: