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Nov
23
2016
Territorial Prison, Quartermaster Depot parks closed on Thanksgiving

YUMA, Ariz. - Employees at Yuma's two state parks - the Yuma Territorial Prison and Yuma Quartermaster Depot state historic parks - will be thankful for a day off on Thanksgiving.

Both parks will be closed Thursday for the holiday, and reopen at 9 a.m. on Friday. Nov. 25. The Territorial Prison will observe its regular operating hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the remainder of the holiday weekend, while the Quartermaster Depot will close at 3 p.m. on Friday, and resume its regular 9 a.m.-5 p.m. hours Saturday and Sunday.

The administrative offices for Yuma Visitors Bureau and for the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, both located in old City Hall at 180 W. 1st St., will be closed Thursday and Friday in addition to the weekend and will reopen on Monday.

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The Yuma Visitors Bureau is always happy to assist members of print, digital and broadcast media, either on assignment or pitching an idea with a Yuma angle.

Media Relations Specialist Ann Walker can suggest itineraries and facilitate visits, or provide you with the inspired details to help nail down an assignment.  We pride ourselves on always going "above and beyond."

You can download background and "anytime" materials below; dated press releases appear "most recent first" at left. Call or email us for photos and B-roll video.

YVB periodically hosts group and individual press trips, and is glad to partner with other Arizona or California DMOs to coordinate a visit to several regions.

For more information, contact Ann Walker at 928-376-0100 (office), 928-210-9044 (cell) or email ann@visityuma.com. Thanks for your interest in the Yuma area.

'Anytime' releases:


Around & about - a quick Yuma overview


Brilliant! Yuma wears 'sunniest' label with pride


Last link in river restoration under way


 

Background info:


Fast Facts About YVB


 Fast Facts About Yuma 


Yuma history - narrative


Yuma historic timeline



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