Travel & Lodging

Hotel Venue: Grand Harbor Resort & Waterpark, $119 per night plus 12% tax and 16% service fee. (Overflow hotels include the Holiday Inn and Hotel Julien, each within walking distance of the conference venue and the River Museum.) To reserve your room at the Grand Harbor Resort, call 563-690-4000 and ask for the block of rooms reserved for Regional Aquatics Workshop. The only way to receive the discounted rate is to call. If the initial block of rooms fills up we will add more to meet demand, so let us know if you run into trouble. In that case, email or call Marilyn Snyder at or 563-557-9545 x201.

Conference Venue: Grand River Center, Dubuque, Iowa, right next door to the Grand Harbor Resort, the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, and Diamond Jo Casino.

Airport Info: We recommend people fly into the Eastern Iowa Airport in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (CID) where Travel Dubuque will arrange for a shuttle service from there to Dubuque (82 miles). Alternatively, you can fly into MLI Moline, IL (80 miles), MSN Madison, WI (98 miles), or Chicago, IL (177 miles from ORD O’Hare, 199 miles from MDW Midway) and arrange your own ground transportation from there.

Registration: Individual registration rates for general attendees will be $150.