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City of Yuma, AZ

Events

 

Find out about upcoming events around Yuma, the latest shows at the Historic Theatre, classes at the Art Center, festivals on Main Street and so very much more! These may be events the City is sponsoring or participating in or just important dates that we don't want you to miss.



October
Today
24
Parents Night Out!
Parents Night Out!

Have a date night and let us take care of the kiddos! 5:15 PM - 10:30 PM More...

Today
24
Howl-o-Ween Pet Costume Contest & Fundraiser

Join us for our 4th Annual fundraiser for the Emergency Pet Fund! 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM More...

Sat
25
"Halloween Ball Bash" Men's/Women's Softball Tournament
"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 - 10/26/2014) 8:00 AM More...

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

Sat
25
Rock & Roll Paint-A-Thon!
Rock & Roll Paint-A-Thon!

Volunteers are needed to paint houses for low income elderly and disabled individuals. Free t-shirts for volunteers while supplies last. 8:00 AM - Noon More...

Sat
25
27th Annual Catfish Rodeo and 6th Annual Nature Fair
27th Annual Catfish Rodeo and 6th Annual Nature Fair

Youth will have the chance to catch one of ten tagged fish for prizes while they get fishing pointers from members of the Yuma Optimist Club and the Arizona Game and Fish Department. 7:00 AM - Noon More...

Wed
29
Adaptive Recreation: Halloween Party & Potluck
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...

Fri
31
Public Auction - Viewing & Registration
Public Auction - Viewing & Registration

The City of Yuma is holding its annual public auction. Bidders may register today and items will be available for viewing. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM More...

Fri
31
5th Annual Scary & Safe Trick or Treat
5th Annual Scary & Safe Trick or Treat

Join us at the Yuma Territorial Prison for this fun night to get "tricks or treats" from "cellmates." (For children 12 and under.) 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM More...

November
Sat
1
A Trebled Path
A Trebled Path

Presented by Habitat for Humanity, these two pianists have defied the odds and entered into a realm of musicianship that has only been acquired by a rare few. 7:00 PM More...

Sat
1
Adapted Aquatics (November 2014)

A structured water exercise program for individuals who are overweight, arthritic, or have a physical/mental disability. Exercises are from the Arthritis Foundation YMCA Aquatics Program. Participants should have an assistant available if needed. (11/01/2014 - 11/30/2014) More...

Sat
1
Haunted Halloween Teen Canoe Trip
Haunted Halloween Teen Canoe Trip

Navigate down the haunted Colorado River, if you dare! 5:00 PM More...

Sat
1
2nd Annual Rio de Cerveza Brew Fest
2nd Annual Rio de Cerveza Brew Fest

Music, food, fun & lots of BEER! 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM More...

Sat
1
Public Auction - Live Auction
Public Auction - Live Auction

The City of Yuma is holding its annual public auction. Bring the gavel down on great deals. 7:00 AM More...

Sat
1
Park Social: Parkway Place Park
Park Social: Parkway Place 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...

Mon
3
Men's Wooden Bat League

Deadline to register for the Wooden Bat League is this Thursday, October 23rd! (11/03/2014 - 12/11/2014) 6:30 PM More...

Wed
5
"Harvest Moon" November Canoe Trip
"Harvest Moon" November Canoe Trip

View a spectacular Harvest Full Moon during this relaxing float down. 5:00 PM More...

Sat
8
21st Annual Children's Festival of the Arts
21st Annual Children's Festival of the Arts

A fun, hands-on art experience for the whole family! Over 30 booths with art projects that children can make and take home; a variety of tasty foods for sale; entertainment, music and demonstrations by local artists; and more. 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM More...

Tue
11
Veteran's Day Parade
Veteran's Day Parade

Join our community as we stop and take the time to honor and celebrate the service of all U.S. military members. 9:00 AM More...

Sat
15
Intro to Cheerleading (Adaptive Recreation)
Intro to Cheerleading (Adaptive Recreation)

Rah Rah Rah!! Bring your pom-poms and learn a few basic cheer techniques at this loud and fun performance workshop! 10:00 AM - Noon More...

Sat
15
Annual Yuma Medjool Date Festival
Annual Yuma Medjool Date Festival

Enjoy a fabulous array of delicious food and drink, live music, art exhibitions, chef demonstrations, recipe contest, Medjool date garden tours, and more! 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM More...

Sat
15
Turkey Trot (5K/10K Run and Fun Walk)
Turkey Trot (5K/10K Run and Fun Walk)

Burn some calories as you get geared up for your Thanksgiving feast as you trot with us around Gateway Park. 8:15 AM More...

Sat
15
Art Exploration
Art Exploration

Explore different mediums and materials. Use your imagination to create a piece of Art! 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM More...

Sat
15
Family Golf Clinic "Basics to Golf"
Family Golf Clinic "Basics to Golf"

An introduction to the basic full swing fundamentals of the grip, stance, and posture the whole family can enjoy. 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM More...

Tue
18
Painting for Creativity (Session III)
Painting for Creativity (Session III)

Experience, play and enjoy painting on canvas. (11/18/2014 - 12/09/2014) 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM More...

Wed
19
Washoes & Cornhole Tournament (Adaptive Recreation)
Washoes & Cornhole Tournament (Adaptive Recreation)

Enjoy fun and social time tossing beanbags or washers! 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM More...

Fri
21
2014 City of Yuma's Women's Golf Championship
2014 City of Yuma's Women's Golf Championship

Get in the game! 2014 City of Yuma Women' s Golf Championship (11/21/2014 - 11/22/2014) More...

Fri
21
North End Art Walk
North End Art Walk

The North End Art Walk strolls back into Historic Downtown Yuma with another fun and eclectic evening of experiencing the best of local Yuma artists. 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM More...

Sat
22
Cake Pop Creations
Cake Pop Creations

It's a cake pop explosion! 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM More...

Sat
22
Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival: Saturday Morning Launch
Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival: Saturday Morning Launch

Enjoy a snack from one of the on-site vendors as you watch these majestic vessels launch in mass numbers and rise into the brisk morning air. 6:00 AM - 10:00 AM More...

Sat
22
Kids Kakes III: Thanksgiving
Kids Kakes III: Thanksgiving

Learn the basic techniques of cake decorating and create yummy art pieces! 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM More...

Sat
22
44th Annual Community Bazaar
44th Annual Community Bazaar

Looking for a new Christmas ornament, tree skirt or one-of-a-kind gifts? Find handmade and homemade gifts for all occassions. Baked goods, jewelry, ceramics, woodworking, plants, artwork, photography, personalized items and much more! 9:00 AM More...

Sat
22
Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival: Desert Balloon Glow & Regional School Carnival
Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival: Desert Balloon Glow & Regional School Carnival

Treat your senses in a garden of giant glowing balloons and music during twilight at the Desert Sun Stadium. 4:00 PM More...

Sun
23
Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival: Sunday Morning Launch
Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival: Sunday Morning Launch

Enjoy a snack from one of the on-site vendors as you watch these majestic vessels launch in mass numbers and rise into the brisk morning air. 6:00 AM - 9:00 AM More...

Sun
23
3rd Annual "Turkey Bowl" 5 on 5 Flag Football Tournament
3rd Annual "Turkey Bowl" 5 on 5 Flag Football Tournament

Gobble, Gobble! Get your team ready to compete in this pre-Thanksgiving 5 on 5 Flag Football Tournament! 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM More...

Sat
29
Ken & Betty Borland's Holiday Pageant & Tower Lighting
Ken & Betty Borland's Holiday Pageant & Tower Lighting

Each year on the Saturday following Thanksgiving, the Caballeros de Yuma usher in the holiday season with a pageant at Desert Stadium that culminates with the lighting of the Yuma Friendship Tower. 6:30 PM More...

Sat
29
Frozen Fun for Youth
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
Thu
4
22nd Annual Sports Turf, Tree & Landscape EXPO
22nd Annual Sports Turf, Tree & Landscape EXPO

For the low registration fee of $10, participants receive an immense amount of information and knowledge from industry leaders along with a world famous tri-tip lunch. 8:00 AM - 1:30 PM More...

Sat
6
Park Social: Desert Ridge Park
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...

Sat
13
Reindeer Round-Up (5K/10K Run and 5K Fun Walk)
Reindeer Round-Up (5K/10K Run and 5K Fun Walk)

Gear up for the Holiday Season and join us for the Reindeer Roundup! Whether you are an avid runner, jogger or walker, the 5K and 10K Run and Fun Walk Series is great fun! 8:15 AM More...

January 2015
Fri
9
31st Annual Senior Games
31st Annual Senior Games

Connect with old or new friends, compete in any of over 30 different events and have a great time when you join us for the Annual Senior Games! (01/09/2015 - 02/26/2015) More...

Sat
10
New Years Resolution (5K/10K Run and 5K Fun Walk)
New Years Resolution (5K/10K Run and 5K Fun Walk)

Whether you are an avid runner, jogger or walker, the 5K and 10K Run and Fun Walk Series is great fun! Join us after the run for the Family Fitness Fest! 8:15 AM More...

Sat
24
Park Social: Victoria Meadows
Park Social: Victoria Meadows

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...

Mon
26
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 1
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 1

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 1: Colorado Street to West Main Canal and Avenue A to west City limits. (01/26/2015 - 01/29/2015) More...

Mon
26
Little Steps Play Group (Session II)
Little Steps Play Group (Session II)

Have fun and socialize with your tot in a weekly, structured class. (01/26/2015 - 03/02/2015) 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM More...

Sat
31
"New Year" January Canoe Trip
"New Year" January Canoe Trip

Kick start your New Year by getting outside and enjoying the beautiful Colorado River with us! 10:00 AM More...

February 2015
Mon
2
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 2
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 2

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 2: West Main Canal to 8th Street and East Main Canal to west City limits. (02/02/2015 - 02/05/2015) More...

Sat
7
Park Social: Sanguinetti Park
Park Social: Sanguinetti 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...

Mon
9
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 3
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 3

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 3: Colorado Street to 8th Street and East Main Canal to east City limits. (02/09/2015 - 02/12/2015) More...

Sat
14
Great Yuma Road Race (5K/10K Run and 5K Fun Walk)
Great Yuma Road Race (5K/10K Run and 5K Fun Walk)

Get ready to trek across Yuma in the Great Yuma Road Race! Whether you are an avid runner, jogger or walker, the 5K and 10K Run and Fun Walk Series is great fun! 8:15 AM More...

Tue
17
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 4
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 4

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 4: 8th Street to 16th Street and East Main Canal to west City limits. (02/17/2015 - 02/19/2015) More...

Mon
23
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 5
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 5

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 5: 8th Street to 16th Street and East Main Canal to east City limits. (02/23/2015 - 02/26/2015) More...

March 2015
Mon
2
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 6
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 6

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 6: 16th Street to 24th Street and East Main Canal west City limits. (03/02/2015 - 03/05/2015) More...

Sat
7
March On City Finals (5K/10K Run and Fun Walk)
March On City Finals (5K/10K Run and Fun Walk)

This is the final event in the Yuma Parks and Recreation 5K and 10K Run and Fun Walk Winter Series. 8:15 AM More...

Mon
9
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 7
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 7

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 7: 16th Street to 24th Street and East Main Canal to Pacific Avenue. (03/09/2015 - 03/12/2015) More...

Mon
9
Little Steps Play Group (Session III)
Little Steps Play Group (Session III)

Have fun and socialize with your tot in a weekly, structured class. (03/09/2015 - 04/13/2015) 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM More...

Sat
14
Park Social: Netwest Park
Park Social: Netwest 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...

Mon
16
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 8
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 8

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 8: East Main Canal to west City limits and 24th Street to south City limits. (03/16/2015 - 03/19/2015) More...

Mon
23
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 9
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 9

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 9: East Main Canal to Pacific Ave and 24th Street to south City limits. (03/23/2015 - 03/26/2015) More...

Mon
30
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 10
Neighborhood Clean-Up Week 10

It's that time of year again! Get rid of those unwanted items cluttering up your garage and yard. This week, the City will be collecting in Area 10: Pacific Avenue to east City limits and 16th Street or Hwy 95 to south City limits. (03/30/2015 - 04/02/2015) More...

  • Centennial Celebration
  • Classes & Seminars
  • Films, Flicks & Movies
  • Shows & Live Performances
  • Sports