Experience The Fun!

The Parks and Recreation Department provides opportunities for learning and life experiences that enhance the physical, social, cultural, and environmental well being of our community. We serve a diverse cross-section of citizens and visitors through the provision of programs, services, and facilities that encourage the development of positive, lasting value systems, and self-esteem.

Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs

Parks and Recreation

Fall & Winter Activities Guide Available Online!
Fall & Winter Activities Guide Available Online!

The Yuma Parks and Recreation Activities Guide is available online for your convenience. Just one click gets you a PDF, printable version of the 36-page Guide. Continued...

Events, Tickets & Classes
Events, Tickets & Classes

Find out about Recreation classes, shows at the Historic Yuma Theatre, Yuma Civic Center events, and much, much more. Continued...

Alcohol Permits
Alcohol Permits

Alcohol permits for nine of the City of Yuma parks are now available for purchase online from the City's website. Continued...


Recent News

City Facilities Among Those To Serve As Voting Centers For Tuesday's Election
City Facilities Among Those To Serve As Voting Centers For Tuesday's Election

Two City facilities will serve voters during Tuesday's general election, in which a number of county, state and federal representatives will be elected. Arizona voters will also have three propositions to consider. Continued... 10/31/2014

City of Yuma Road Report for October 30, 2014
City of Yuma Road Report for October 30, 2014

This week's update of road construction projects: Slurry Seal Program; Fall Fog Seal; Catalina Drive Reconstruction; South Frontage Road, Payson closure; 16th Street, Sunridge Drive; 16th Street, eastbound approach to Ave. C; and more... Continued... 10/30/2014

Fire House Facts and Tips on Halloween Safety
Fire House Facts and Tips on Halloween Safety

Fire House Facts for Sunday October 19, 2014 through Saturday October 25, 2014 and Tips on Halloween Safety. Continued... 10/29/2014

City to Hold Auction of Surplus Property Saturday, November 1, 2014

The next City of Yuma Public Auction will be held 9:00 a.m. Saturday, November 1 at the city's surplus property warehouse, 190 W. 14th Street. Continued... 10/28/2014

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Upcoming Events

November 1 A Trebled Path

Presented by Habitat for Humanity, these two pianists have defied the odds and entered into a realm of musicianship that has only been acquired by a rare few. 7:00 PM More ...

1 Haunted Halloween Teen Canoe Trip

Navigate down the haunted Colorado River, if you dare! 5:00 PM More ...

1 2nd Annual Rio de Cerveza Brew Fest

Music, food, fun & lots of BEER! 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM More ...

1 Park Social: Parkway Place Park

We invite you and your family to join your neighbors for a play date at a park near you for fun and games. 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM More ...

1 Adapted Aquatics (November 2014)

A structured water exercise program for individuals who are overweight, arthritic, or have a physical/mental disability. Exercises are from the Arthritis Foundation YMCA Aquatics Program. Participants should have an assistant available if needed. (11/01/2014 thru 11/30/2014) More ...

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