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...

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...

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...

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

 
The Yuma Police Department Implements a New Automated Telephone Answering System

On Wednesday, September 3, 2014, the City of Yuma Police Department will implement a new automated telephone answering system for our non-emergency phone number, 928-373-4700. This service will be provided in English and Spanish. Continued... 08/28/2014

City Recognizes Employee Excellence in Take Pride Awards

City of Yuma employees were recognized for providing exemplary customer service, workplace excellence, outstanding leadership, exceptional teamwork and above-the-call community involvement during the City's semi-annual Take Pride awards. Continued... 08/28/2014

Fire House Facts and Tips on BBQ Grill Safety

Fire House Facts for Sunday August 17, 2014 through Saturday August 23, 2014 and Tips on BBQ Grill Safety. Continued... 08/27/2014

City Hall Closing, Trash Pickups Altered Around Labor Day

Yuma City Hall will be closed Monday, September 1, for Labor Day. Continued... 08/25/2014

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Upcoming Events

 
September 4 Thursdays at the Theatre: In the Name of

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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 ...

9 1940's Battle of the Big Bands CANCELLED

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 ...

13 Come Out and Play Day (Day for Kids)

Come Out and Play DayCool down and get in on some great family fun with this exciting event brought to you by the City of Yuma Parks & Recreation Department and the Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club! 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM More ...

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