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.
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:
Heritage Festivals’ Christmas Lighting on Main Street presented by State Farm Insurance, Cathy Nuetzi.
A magical tradition for Yuma families! Join us as we light up Historic Main Street with twinkle lights on wreaths, light poles, and the official lighting of the Main Street Christmas Tree in front of the Yuma Art Center. Watch in awe as we flip the holiday switch and experience the moment the air fills with holiday spirit! This event features sweet treats, free photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, live performances and a kid’s snow zone! Visit www.YumaFestivals.com for updates!
This Nationally recognized fresh fruit festival celebrates the wonderful and tasty Date fruit, grown right here in the Desert Southwest! All of the major growers will be present; offering up samples and Date Fruit novelty eats and treats! While you are downtown, enjoy live music, Celebrity Chef Demonstrations, community performances and more! Visit www.YumaFestivals.com for updates!READ MORE