Heritage Festivals

  • Main Street
    Yuma's Historic Main Street is home to many of the Heritage Festivals events.
  • Block Party Booths
    Booth spaces are a great way to promote your business, sell your products, and spread the word!
  • Entertainment
    Enjoy performances from local musicians, dancers, choirs and more.
  • Farmers Market Heritage
    Main Street events are the perfect place to find fresh, local produce and other unique local products.

Perlita Wicks
Heritage Festivals Coordinator

Fun, food and festivities are just a few of the things you can expect at a City of Yuma Heritage Festivals event!

Each year more than 250,000 people visit Yuma to experience the sights, sounds, tastes, and heritage of this very unique and historic place. 

City of Yuma Heritage Festivals celebrates our unique history by hosting events throughout the year in Yuma’s Historic Downtown.  These Festivals feature activities for all ages and attract thousands of visitors into Yuma's historic Downtown and the Heritage Area. 

Vendor and sponsorship opportunities are available (Vendor Application). For more information, contact Perlita Wicks, Heritage Festivals Coordinator, at (928) 373-5028 or by email.

Upcoming Heritage Festivals Events:

10:00 AM
to 5:00 PM

City of Yuma Heritage Festivals invites you to join the fun at the annual Yuma Medjool Date Festival.  This festival celebrates the wonderful and tasty Date, grown right here in the desert Southwest!  Enjoy a fabulous array of delicious food and drink, live music, demonstrations, and more!

11:00 AM
to 6:00 PM

City of Yuma Heritage Festivals invites you to the fourth annual Boogie, Brews and Blues Festival! Enjoy a full-day of live music along the Colorado River in Gateway Park! Plus, food trucks, craft brews, merchandise, memorabilia and more!