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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

 
November - There is no time more fitting to give thanks... (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
November - There is no time more fitting to give thanks... (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In this month's newsletter, we discuss upcoming Senior Programs, share winners from the Annual Halloween Ball Bash and the first annual Equipment Rodeo, and 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 Expands Hours Of Dog Park

In response to popular demand, the City of Yuma has expanded hours of operation for its only off-leash park for dogs. Tuesday closures lifted by 3 p.m. Continued... 11/19/2014

City Hall Closed Thanksgiving and Following Friday; Pickups Altered

Residential curbside recycling collection for some homes inside the Yuma city limits will change the week beginning Nov. 24 due to the holiday. Continued... 11/19/2014

Yuma's Riverfront Earns Prestigious Award

Once overgrown with invasive, non-native species and even a dump, Yuma's riverfront has transformed into a network of parks, trails, beaches and wildlife-friendly open spaces. Continued... 11/17/2014

Kayla Holiman Selected as Fire Marshal
Kayla Holiman Selected as Fire Marshal

Kayla has served as Interim Fire Marshal since May of this year following the retirement of Kent Thompson. Kayla is also the City of Yuma's first female Fire Marshal. Continued... 11/14/2014

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Upcoming Events

 
November 29 Frozen Fun for Youth

Do you like the movie Frozen? Come sing the songs, and make crafts inspired by the characters! 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM More ...

December 1 Tiny Tots Christmas Mini Session

Give your toddlers something fun to do this winter! (12/01/2014 thru 12/18/2014) 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM More ...

5 56th Annual Yuma Rotary Club Walt Kammann Sausage Fry

The Yuma Rotary Club’s fundraising sausage event has been a community favorite event for over 50 years. 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM More ...

6 The Spirit of Christmas

This festive concert of traditional, classical, and popular holiday music will feature four separate string groups 7:00 PM More ...

6 Park Social: Desert Ridge 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 ...

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