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Imagine yourself walking through fields of leafy greens, dining with Yuma's farmers at sunset, feasting in a majestic date grove, or going behind the gates of military installations and seeing our active duty service members in action. You have the opportunity to participate in each one of these intimate and unique experiences through Visit Yuma's specialty tours. Tickets go on sale October 1, on www.visityuma.com at 9 a.m. Date Night Dinners was named by Fordor's Travel as one of the world's 20 most unique dining experiences and sells out each year. Make your plans now and don't miss out. Check out the list of Visit Yuma's specialty tours for the 2019-2020 season.
TOP 10 Things You Need to Know about the 2019 Dorothy Young Memorial Light Parade
- The 2019 Dorothy Young Memorial Electric Light Parade is scheduled for December 14, 2019.
- The parade kicks off at 6 p.m. on 4th Ave. and winds through Historic Downtown Yuma
Back to school season is such a bittersweet time. Summer has been full of quality time with the kids. We have traveled to explore new places. We rediscovered our favorite Yuma eateries, waterways, and family attractions. However, the constant kid friendly entertainment can make for a worn-out mom. Visit Yuma is gifting this virtual list to caretakers who deserve a treat after providing a summer full of fond memories.
“How did I get this lucky, to get sent to YUMA, in JULY?”
...They thought they were sending him to a prison in the desert… Little did they know, the Yuma Territorial Prison has not had inmates since 1909. If there’s one thing anyone knows about Yuma, they’ve usually heard about the infamous prison, and everyone darned well knows Yuma is HOT in the summer.
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