Heritage Festivals

  • Main Street
    Yuma's Historic Main Street is home to many of the Heritage Festivals events.
  • Farmers Market Heritage
    Main Street events are the perfect place to find fresh, local produce and other unique local products.
  • Christmas Lighting on Main Street
    A new tradition for Yuma families, join us as we light up Historic Main Street with twinkle lights on wreaths, light poles, and the official Main Street Christmas Tree in front of the Yuma Art Center.
  • Trick or Treat on Main Street
    Have a SPOOKtacular time Trunk-or-Treating at dozens of participating downtown shops, restaurants, and booths along Main Street, October 31.
  • Entertainment
    Our mission is to host quality events that meet our community's needs and enhance our shared quality of life throughout Yuma County.
  • Community Celebrations
    Heritage Festivals focus on our community by hosting celebrations throughout the year that celebrate our history.
  • 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.

Carrie Ring               Joanne Fiser
Marketing          Heritage Festivals
Specialist                       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.  These Festivals feature activities for all ages, and attract thousands of visitors into Yuma's Historic Downtown and the Heritage Area. 

Vendor opportunities are available. (Vendor Application) For more information, contact Joanne Fiser, Heritage Festival Coordinator (928) 373-5028, or Carrie Ring, Marketing Specialist at (928) 373-5020, or you may contact by email. 

8/28/2019 Vendor Meeting Handout       
8/28/2019 VIDEO Presentation 

Sponsorships are good business! Through strategic marketing investments and partnerships, we support and collaborate with our sponsors working to meet community needs and enhance our shared quality of life in Yuma County. Events give a brand’s personality a platform to resonate with attendees. We invite you to view our Sponsorship Packet and parnter with us for our upcoming events season.

Celebrate the Heat on Yuma’s Main Street Luau 
Saturday, September 7, 2019 4 pm – 10 pmTrick or

Treat on Main Street 
Thursday, October 31, 2019 4pm – 10 pm                                                

Christmas Lighting on Main Street 
Saturday, December 7, 2019 4 pm – 10 pm           

Medjool Date Festival 
Saturday, January 25, 2020  10 am – 6 pm                                                                           

BBQ & Brew Festival (KCBS Sanctioned Comp) 
Friday & Saturday, February 28-29, 2020 4 pm – 10 pm, 10 am – 10 pm 

Music on Main Street/ St. Patrick’s Day 
Saturday, March 14, 2020 4 pm – 10 pm   

Cinco de Mayo Celebration 
Saturday, May 2, 2020 4 pm - 10 pm   

Celebrate the Heat on Yuma’s Main Street 
Saturday, September 12, 2020 4 pm – 10 pm 


Upcoming Heritage Festivals Events:

4:00 PM
to 10:00 PM

Kids and Adults alike will have a SPOOK-tacular time Trunk-or-Treating at dozens of participating downtown shops, restaurants, and booths all along Main Street! 

4:00 PM
10:00 PM

City of Yuma Heritage Festivals BBQ & Brew Festival presents the