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

Spring & Summer Activities Guide Available Online!
Spring & Summer 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 40-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 Open Swim Programs Start This Weekend

The City of Yuma officially begins its open swim program on Memorial Day weekend with the opening of the season at Valley Aquatic Center. Continued... 05/21/2015

City of Yuma Road Report for May 21, 2015
City of Yuma Road Report for May 21, 2015

This week's update of road construction projects: East Main Canal pathway, 16th Street, 24th Street, Madison Avenue, 1st Avenue, 5th Avenue, I-8 and more... Continued... 05/21/2015

Fire House Facts & Driving Safety

From Sunday May 10, 2015 through Saturday May 16, 2015, the Yuma Fire Department responded to 238 emergency calls for service. Continued... 05/21/2015

City Council Meeting Preview, May 20

The Yuma City Council will consider authorizing the City Administrator to execute a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with multiple agencies concerning the potential relocation of the Yuma County Fairgrounds. Continued... 05/20/2015

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Upcoming Events

June 1 Soccer Clinic: Session I (June)

This summer improve and develop new skills to bring your soccer game to the next level. (06/01/2015 thru 06/11/2015) 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM More ...

1 Exploding Science

Bwa-ha-ha! Be a mad scientist when you learn about the power of POP! (06/01/2015 thru 06/04/2015) 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM More ...

1 Junior Golf Camp

FORE!!! Learn to play and have some fun along the way as we teach your child the game, safety, and course etiquette. (06/01/2015 thru 06/05/2015) 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM More ...

13 Indoor Swap Meet (June)

Yuma's largest swap meet is back and better than ever! 8:00 AM More ...

22 Introduction to Fishing

Kids love this class, HOOK, LINE, & SINKER! (06/22/2015 thru 06/25/2015) 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM More ...

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