Category Archives: outdoor


Family Fish Fiesta


This is a super successful annual event. Go! Have fun. It’s FREE! They have some equipment to lend out usually, but bring your own if you have it.

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4th of July


Many Yumans head out of town for the 4th, but many of us do not. This 4th of July celebration is so much fun, and it’s done very well. Entry is just $1.

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Arbor Day Celebration


Look at this Arbor Day celebration! Who doesn’t love trees? Yuma could always use more shade. Hahaha!

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FREE Fishing Clinic


This FREE fishing clinic is open to kids ages 1 – 17. Neat!

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Splish Splash Party Bash


Grab your suit and come on down to Marcus Pool April 6 from 1 – 3:30 p.m. This event is open to all ages. Parents must stay with their children 10 and under. The cost is $10. Yes, the pool is heated. Space is limited, so register here.  

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Reminder: Yuma Air Show 2018


Reminder: The Yuma Airshow is this Saturday. It’s FREE. Enjoy. Wear sunscreen. Stay hydrated. Schedule is here.

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FREE Tinkergarten Classes


Tinkergarten provides wonderful early childhood learning in the healthiest classroom of all-the outdoors. It’s not a typical kids class—they share ideas with educational frameworks like Montessori, Waldorf, and Reggio Emilia, but it’s much more. There will be FREE trial classes offered in order to share this excellent program with the Yuma community! These classes are […]

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Emerson Garden Class


Learn how to grow a sustainable Emerson Garden (10×10) and provide your family with fresh produce year-round. This is an agriculture lesson. Children are invited to participate and learn. All supplies are provided. This is a FREE event held at LoveTree Farm (15316 S. Avenue 4E) on Saturday, November 18, from 2 – 6 p.m. […]

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Catfish Rodeo & Nature Fair


Each year the Catfish Rodeo happens at the West Wetlands Park thanks to the Yuma Optimist Club, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, Bureau of Land Management, and the City of Yuma Parks & Recreation. This FREE event is so much fun for kids 13 and younger. There are 10 tagged fish in the pond. Children that catch […]

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Farmer’s Markets to Open


Yuma has two pretty consistent farmer’s markets open during the cooler months. One is open each Tuesday on Main Street and the other is open each Saturday at the mall (in the large parking where Old Navy is located). On Friday, November 24, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. the mall location will have a […]

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