Spring 2017 Joint Regional with District 9

D6 & D9 Joint Spring Regional
Dubuque, IA
April 21st - 23rd, 2017


Hotel Contact Information:

Grand Harbor Resort & Waterpark
350 Bell St.
Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone: 563.690.4000

Hotel Website

We are excited to offer online registration for this regional. Click on the link below and fill out fill out the Registration Form. You have the option to either pay by credit card or check.  If you pay by check, we must receive your check by April 1st, 2017.  Online registration will close at midnight on March 31st, 2017.  I will NOT be accepting any pre-registrations after March 31st.  You will be able to register onsite. (note: onsite registration fees are higher).  The online registration password is lpa2017.

Online Registration Form

A new LPA National Policy will be in place at our Spring Regional.  The new policy requires you to have an LPA National Membership.  If you do not have an LPA National membership, your regional registration will be increased to include a National Membership.  Below is how our regional registration will be priced moving forward.

Doctor Visits
We will be offering Doctor visits on Saturday.  Dr. Janet Legare and Dr. Dan Hoernschemeyer will be available.  If you would like to sign up for Doctor visit, please fill out the Medical Clinic Form.  You must register for the regional to be able to have an appointment with the doctors.

Fall Regional Fees


Reservations and Room Rates: The LPA nightly group rate is - Single Rate: $99.00 Double Rate: $99.00, Triple Rate: $109.00, Quad Rate: $109.00, plus tax.  If you would like to come early or stay late, our room block is from Thursday, April 20th - Sunday, April 23rd. 

Room reservations:  Each individual guest must make their own reservations by calling the toll-free Central Reservations Department at 866.690.4006 by Tuesday, March 21st, 2017. You must identify your selves as members of the Group "Little People of America". A credit card is required to hold each individual's reservation.  Such guarantee shall serve to confirm the reservation for the date (s) indicated, and, upon check-out, the Grand Harbor will bill the credit card for the stay unless the guest elects to pay with cash.  Cancellation must be received at least twenty-four (24) hours prior to arrival and a cancellation number is obtained.  If you fail to cancel your reservation, Grand Harbor will charge your credit card for the first nights stay.

Fee Waiver: For those attending their first regional or those that might find it difficult to afford the cost for this regional please contact Dan Verscha BEFORE sending in your registration for a registration fee waiver. The fee waiver must be approved by Dan and only applies to LPA registration costs; you must also be a paid member of LPA to be eligible. Hotel, meal and miscellaneous expenses are the responsibility of the attendee.

Hotel Information:


Make a splash at Grand Harbor Resort’s onsite indoor waterpark! We offer 25,000 square feet of wet fun for the entire family. This refreshing experience includes waterslides, tube rides, rope ladders, waterspouts, water chutes, squirt guns and powerful water cannons as well as a lazy river, activity pools, and two giant hot tub whirlpools. Grab a snack at the River’s Edge Café or experience the “four story splash” – 350 gallons of water dumped every eight minutes from our four-story Huck Finn II Treehouse!


Be sure to visit the “Cave,” our huge interactive game room, with all of your favorite video and arcade games, including the Wheel of Fortune, Whack-a-Mole and Ski Ball. Collect tickets to redeem for prizes at our prize redemption center.

Seasonal Hours for the Arcade are:

Thursday – 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday – 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Saturday – 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sunday – 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.


Savor our Delectable Dining Options

With our locally beloved Tony Roma’s Restaurant, Grand Harbor Resort & Waterpark makes it easy for guests to enjoy an award-winning dining experience without having to leave the hotel. We’ve been voted “Best Place for Ribs” at the BestFest for several years running as well as the number one place for entrées, appetizers and desserts at the 2013 Taste of Dubuque.


At the Grand Harbor Resort & Waterpark, we’re dedicated to providing you with superb amenities and efficient service – the little “niceties” that make you feel right at home.

While our fantastic location – in the Port of Dubuque with views of Historic Downtown, the bluffs and the Mississippi River – is arguably our most stunning feature, our resort also offers a wide range of other fantastic hotel amenities that will delight business travelers and families alike.

Convenient On-Site Amenities

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi & Newspaper
  • Business Center
  • Free Airport Shuttle
  • Fitness Center
  • Waterpark
  • Restaurant

Guest Room Cancellation Policy: Each individual has up to 24 hours prior to arrival date to cancel the individual room. If the individual fails to cancel the room within 24 hours of the arrival date, 100% of the first night’s room rate plus tax will be charged to the individual’s credit card.