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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

 
August - Get in Gear, the Fall Season is Near! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
August  - Get in Gear, the Fall Season is Near! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In August's newsletter, we feature an iconic art unveiling, a community food drive to benefit the Yuma Community Food Bank, recreational activities for everyone, and we catch up on the latest events and happenings from Yuma Parks & Recreation. Continued...

Wedding & Quinceañera Expo
Wedding & Quinceañera Expo

Shop dozens of vendors and meet them face to face. You'll find everything you need in one day, in one place: Jewelers, fashion trends, hair & make-up, caterers, photographers, dj's, decorators, event planners, venues and more! Continued...

Online Registration for Parks & Recreation Programs Now Available
Online Registration for Parks & Recreation Programs Now Available

Our spring programs begin April 14, 2014 and summer programs begin June 2, 2014. On-line registration is available for programs not requiring a birth certificate/registration form. Some programs are not available online. Continued...

Last Chance to Submit 2014 Tribute of the Muses Nominations
Last Chance to Submit 2014 Tribute of the Muses Nominations

Do you know someone who represents Yuma's best arts advocate? Nominate them TODAY for the Tribute of the Muses Award! 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 August 14, 2014
City of Yuma Road Report for August 14, 2014

This week's update of road construction projects: Catalina Drive, 8th Avenue to 4th Avenue; Gila Ridge Road, Pacific to Avenue 3E; South Frontage Road - ADOT: City street maintenance; and more. Continued... 08/14/2014

Fire House Facts and Tips for Monsoon Season

Fire House Facts for Sunday August 3, 2014 through Saturday August 9, 2014 and Tips for Monsoon Season. Continued... 08/13/2014

Fire House Facts and the ABC's of Drowning Prevention

Fire House Facts Sunday July 27, 2014 through Saturday August 2, 2014 and the ABC's of Drowing Prevention. Continued... 08/07/2014

City of Yuma Road Report for August 7, 2014
City of Yuma Road Report for August 7, 2014

This week's update of road construction projects: Avenue 3E, County 14th Street; 21st Street, between 3rd and 4th Avenues; South Frontage Road - ADOT; City street maintenance; and more. Continued... 08/07/2014

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Upcoming Events

 
August 22 Rock the Desert - A Back to School Bash

PR2009-0004-guitarCloseUpKCFY's got a great way to kick off the new school year this August. It's Rock the Desert - A Back To School Bash. 7:00 PM More ...

22 Tweens Craft Night (Session III)

ss-79075390-artSupplies-w200Just for Tweens! A whole lot of crafting going on! We provide project supplies, tools, glitter, gems, music and snacks. Tweens can craft the night away. 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM More ...

23 "Bull's Eye Bound" into Archery

ss-71881216-archeryTargetReady! Aim! Bull's Eye!!! This introduction to the sport of International style archery is safe, informative, and fun. 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM More ...

September 5 Last Chance to Submit 2014 Tribute of the Muses Nominations

greekBustDo you know someone who represents Yuma's best arts advocate? Nominate them TODAY for the Tribute of the Muses Award! 5:00 PM More ...

12 Summer Wine Tasting Presented by The Hills Restaurant Patio & Bar

HillsWineTasting-w300Refreshing spirits perfectly paired with delicious appetizers. You don't want to miss this tasty event. 6:00 PM More ...

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