2019-2020 Fall | Winter Activities Guide

  • Arts
    A fun, hands on art experience for the whole family with art projects that children can make and take home. Held annually in November, Downtown Yuma's Main Street, Admission is FREE.
  • Awards
    The Fun Runs and Walks are a great way to introduce children to the joy of running at a young age!
  • Basketball
    Our Youth Sports Basketball programs introduce basketball skills, team concepts and game strategy to boys and girls in grades 2nd through 8th!
  • SNAG golf
    Tee It Up Yuma: A six-week program for beginning youth golfers. Tee It Up Yuma teaches golf and life skills, focusing on honesty, ethics, fair play, reliability, and manners.
  • Twinkle Toes
    Young dancers experiment and explore their movement and rhythm through music through our Twinkle Toes program hosted by the Yuma Art Center.
  • Fitness Walks
    Meet up and walk with us! From December through March we will head out for a walking route that is between 1.5 and 2 miles of easy terrain. We start at Gateway Park, Ramada #38. It is free, for all ages, and strollers are welcome!

The 2019-2020 Fall | Winter Activities Guide is your resource for all Yuma Parks & Recreation programs, events, news, and information and now it's available online for your convenience. Just one click gets you a PDF, printable version of the Guide.

When Can I Register?

• Monday, August 26, 2019 - City Residents may register in-person or via phone.

• Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - Non-residents may register online,  in-person or via phone for programs not requiring a birth certificate/registration form.
(Not all programs are available for online registration.) 

 Get your copy of the guide now!

Additional Registration Information

Registration Begins Monday, August 26 for City Residents; September 3  for Everyone

(Not all programs are available for online registration.)

Coming for the 2019-202 Fall | Winter Session

There are fun and adventurous programs for all ages! Here are just a few examples:

  • Tiny Tots for ages 3-5 
  •  Shining Stars ages 6-10
  • Tee It Up Yuma ages 8-16
  •  Infinite Imagination Youth Theatre for 7-16
  • Co-Sponsored Youth Sports
  • Learn to Scuba Dive ages 16+

There are many activities for Tweens and Teens only as well! Here are a few examples:

  • Basketball Tournaments 
  • Advantage Youth Tennis
  • Canoe / Kayak the Colorado River

Here are some SPECIAL EVENTS you won't want to miss: 

  • 9/15 - Fiestas Patrias
  • 9/21 - Battle of the Bands
  • 10/5 - YumaCon
  • 10/11 - Tribute of the Muses
  • 10/12 - Spruce Up Your Park Day
  • 10/12 - Zombie Run / Movie in the Park
  • 10/19 - Catfish Rodeo
  • 10/26 - Desert Sun Show 'N Shing & Swap Meet
  • 11/2 - Children's Festival of the Arts
  • 11/15 - North End Art walk
  • 11/16 - Birdies and Beer at Desert Hills
  • 11/30 - Holiday Art Bazaar
  • 12/5 - Sports Turf, Tree & Landscape Expo
  • 12/13 - It's a Christmas Ball
  • 12/14 - Folds of Honor Patriot Golf Day
  • 12/21 - Family Fun Golf Tournament
  • 12/31 - New Year's Eve Family Fun Night
  • 1/11-12 - Art in the Park
  • 1/17-18 - Wood Carving Expo
  • 1/18 - Yuma German Fest
  • 1/25 - Scottish Burns Supper
  • 2/1 - Men's Expo
  • 2/12-16 - Dinner Theatre
  • 2/22 - Boogie, Brews & Blues Festival
  • 3/21 - Par 3 Par-Tee at Desert Hills

The Yuma Parks and Recreation team is committed to creating opportunities for all ages to get active and connect with our community.