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

 
October - Change is in the air, and going in the ground! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
October - Change is in the air, and going in the ground! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In this month's newsletter, we announce the nominees for this year's Tribute of the Muse award, tell you how you can over seed your lawn like a pro, and we 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

 
October - Change is in the air, and going in the ground! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
October - Change is in the air, and going in the ground! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In this month's newsletter, we announce the nominees for this year's Tribute of the Muse award, tell you how you can over seed your lawn like a pro, and we catch up on the latest events and happenings from the City of Yuma Parks & Recreation department. Continued... 10/01/2014

Fire House Facts, Fire Prevention Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Fire House Facts for Sunday September 21, 2014 through Saturday September 27, 2014 and information about Fire Prevention Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Continued... 10/01/2014

Grant from Governor's Office of Highway Safety

The City of Yuma Fire Department recently received a grant from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety (GOHS). The grant, for the amount of $15,215, was used to purchase extrication equipment. Continued... 09/25/2014

City of Yuma Road Report for September 25, 2014
City of Yuma Road Report for September 25, 2014

This week's update of road construction projects: Catalina Drive Reconstruction; Avenue A south of 24th Street - YRMC; 5th Avenue and 7th Street; 14th Street and 11th Avenue; Avenue 5E near County 11-1/2 Street; and more. Continued... 09/25/2014

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Upcoming Events

 
October 3 Zombie Fun Run and Party (5K Run and Fun Walk)

White sneakers. Something different! Join us for an evening of fun and fitness as we kick off our Series of Runs with a wild and crazy "Zombie Fest!" 6:30 PM More ...

8 Park Social: Carver Park

Six kids having a good time at the park We invite you and your family to join your neighbors for a play date at a park near you for fun and games. 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM More ...

20 Little Steps Play Group (Session I)

Colorful blocks.Have fun and socialize with your tot in a weekly, structured class. (10/20/2014 thru 11/24/2014) 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM More ...

22 Adaptive Recreation: "Let's go to the movies!"

ss-3593292-moviePopcornCircle of Friends is off to the movies! Enjoy the beautiful Historic Yuma Theatre as we watch a fun and family oriented PG movie. We will have popcorn and sodas, too! 4:00 PM More ...

23 Free Bicycle Safety Course

ss-28000505-kidsBikeBicycling is much more than balancing a two wheeled vehicle and making it go forward. Every bicycle rider must know the rules of the road, just as a licensed driver of an automobile should. 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM More ...

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