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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

 
October - Change is in the air, and going in the ground! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
October - Change is in the air, and going in the ground! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In this month's newsletter, we announce the nominees for this year's Tribute of the Muse award, tell you how you can over seed your lawn like a pro, and we catch up on the latest events and happenings from the City of Yuma Parks & Recreation department. Continued...

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...

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Recent News

 
City of Yuma Road Report for October 23, 2014
City of Yuma Road Report for October 23, 2014

This week's update of road construction projects: Fall Fog Seal; Catalina Drive Reconstruction; 16th Street, Sunridge Drive; 16th Street, eastbound approach to Pacific; 16th Street, eastbound approach to Avenue C; and much more. Continued... 10/23/2014

Paint-A-Thon Still Welcoming Volunteers This Saturday

There's already a team for every house to be painted, but individual volunteers are still encouraged to take part in the 2014 Rock & Roll Paint-A-Thon, the City's annual National Make A Difference Day project. Continued... 10/22/2014

Fire House Facts and Tips on Traffic Safety

Fire House Facts for Sunday October 12, 2014 through Saturday October 18, 2014 and Tips on Traffic Safety. Continued... 10/22/2014

50-Year Time Capsule Ceremony Will Introduce New Park To Yuma

The City's 50-year time capsule will be buried 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25. Themed "Imagine Yuma 2064," the capsule burial will be held at and during the official opening of the new Yuma Valley Park, located on 24th Street. Continued... 10/21/2014

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Upcoming Events

 
October 25 "Halloween Ball Bash" Men's/Women's Softball Tournament

Bats will be flying at this Halloween Tournament! Competitions start with round robin play followed by championship playoffs. (10/25/2014 thru 10/26/2014) 8:00 AM More ...

25 Yuma Valley Park Grand Opening, Centennial Time Capsule Burial, and Public Art Dedication

You are invited to join us as we celebrate the grand opening of the park, the third Centennial time capsule burial, and a Public Art dedication! 1:00 PM More ...

29 Adaptive Recreation: Halloween Party & Potluck

It's no trick; treats are waiting at the Circle of Friends annual Halloween Party! Have a blast dancing to the music, take part in a costume contest, play games, and enjoy dinner and sweets. 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM More ...

November 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 ...

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