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4 Places to Shop for a Relaxing Spa Day at Home, Yuma-style

Nowadays, it feels like there are so many new adjustments that it is hard to find the time to unwind. Having to spend more time at home than usual, has made everyone become a bit more creative with how they spend their time. Luckily, Yuma shops offer items to make that time at home a bit less…

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Top 4 Unique-flavored Beers to Savor in Yuma, AZ

Cheers to a good time! It is no surprise that beer has its own annual global celebration due to the varied selection available nowadays. For a fun spin on this day, let’s celebrate beer Yuma-style today on International Beer day! Feeling adventurous? Celebrate the day by trying one of the…

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Things to do 4th of July Weekend in Yuma!

With so many safer ways to celebrate, there's no reason not to have a fun-filled 4th of July! Cover photo courtesy of Lilly Gonzales, @lg_photography_ Gaze at the Moon & the Lunar Eclipse We’ve got plenty of wide open spaces in Yuma county for you to see mother natures 4th of July spectacular…

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Things to do this Weekend in Yuma June 26th - 28th

Cover photo from B.L.Bowen Photography Catch a Fish & Cash In Fish the Slim Evans Memorial Catfish Derby this weekend at Fisher’s Landing Resort. Fish must be caught on rod and reel, between Imperial Dam and Walters Camp. Fishing starts at 2 p.m. on Saturday and ends Sunday at 7 a.m. Weigh-ins…

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Celebrate Summer Solstice 2020

Summer is a very special time in the desert southwest. Summer is known for being the hottest season on the planet sandwiched between the milder Spring and Fall. Yuma is world famous for our SUNSHINE. It is estimated we experience sunshine 90 percent of everyday between sunrise to sunset. Summer…

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Things to do this Weekend Father's Day Edition

Cover photo by instagrammer @melisssaperry_photography Spoil Dad It’s the one day of the year we all need to do what Dad wants! You can take him out to eat at his favorite restaurant, get together for an early game of golf, or hangout at his favorite fishing spot. You can also treat him to…

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Things to Do this Weekend in Yuma June 12th - 14th

Rev yourself up for a great weekend in Yuma! It's Sunny & Warm and you can have fun while social distancing in Yuma. Have fun! Z Fun Factory is reopening Thursday, June 11th, with new safety restrictions. Golf at one of Z Fun Factory’s two 18-hole miniature golf courses. Get ready to put the…

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Things to do in Yuma this Weekend June 5th - 7th

It's sunny & warm in Yuma during the first weekend of June! There's plenty to do while you are socially distancing. Here's a few ideas... Cash In at the Casino Cocopah Casino is now open with social distancing measures in place. Bingo nights start at 6:30 p.m. nightly and matinees are…

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Summer Fun Ideas for Kids in Yuma, AZ

Hey Moms, This blog is for you. You've been working extra hard to keep the kids up on their school work all spring. Now it's time to let loose! We've compiled a list of fun stuff do to around Yuma for kids of all ages. Some of our suggested activities are for the mornings to get outdoors, others…

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