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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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Things to do this Weekend in Yuma May 29th - 31st

It's sunny and warm in Yuma and there is plenty to do. If you feel like getting out and about the floating season is in full force. And if you'd prefer to stay home there are several options for you too! Have a great weekend with our list of things to do... Get your float on Floating season is…

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Things to Do in Yuma Memorial Day Weekend

Kick off Summer with plenty of FUN !!! Yuma is more "open" but we're not back to full speed on community events. Keep your spirits up by taking part in these experiences. Title photo credit instagrammer ba_afphotography Get wet & wild With cool waters streaming down from the Rocky Mountains…

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Things to do this Weekend in Yuma May 15th - 17th

Stay at home order ends Arizona’s stay at home order will be lifted Friday May 15, 2020. Governor Doug Ducey called on Arizonans to continue physical distancing and personal hygiene practices. Ducey went on to say "this is a green light to continue going forward on the way out of this pandemic…

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Things to do Mother's Day Weekend in Yuma

Mother’s Day Don’t let COVID19 stop you from showing mom how much you love her. It’s likely you won’t get to see her this Mother’s day. Be sure to spend some time on Sunday to call and chat, even better if you can Facetime or zoom so she can see your face. It’s also not too late to send the…

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Yuma's Cinco De Mayo Menu

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with some of the best Mexican Food in the US! That’s right, Yuma county has authentic, fresh and delicious Mexican eats. It is something worth celebrating during social distancing. Each of the 8 eateries offer safe and easy ways to order. Here’s a breakdown of Cinco de…

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