The American Advertising Awards (AAAwards), are the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition. The mission of the American Advertising Awards competition is to recognize and reward the creative spirit of excellence in the art of advertising. Join us in this year’s local celebration:

The Academy AAAwards: Glitz, Glam, & Advertising

Dress in your most fabulous Retro, Old-Hollywood, Red Carpet attire, and come see who takes home the coveted Best In Show award this year!

Friday, February 18

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.: Cocktails   |   6:30 p.m.: Dinner   |   7:00 p.m.: Ceremony

Hotel Julien
200 Main St | Dubuque, Iowa 52001



  • Corporate Tables: $500 (includes a complimentary bottle of champagne, 8 drink tickets, 30 second commercial aired during show)
  • AAF Club Members: $40 (includes a FREE drink ticket)
  • Non-Members: $45 (includes a FREE drink ticket)
  • Students: $35

Registration closed Wednesday, February 9th.

As an added bonus, room accommodations can now be booked at the Hotel Julien for a special room rate of $79.00*!

*Must call for reservations and mention the American Advertising Awards to get the discounted rate.

If you have any questions, please contact Danielle Stowell at dms@wickedriverevents or Johanna Talarico at