The Yuma Art Center invites artists from throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico for this all-media juried art show. Artists are encouraged to enter artwork in any media. The exhibition is open to all visual media, including but not limited, to the following: ceramic, drawing, fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed-media, painting, paper, photography, printmaking and wood. Call 928-373-5202 for more information.
There are so many exciting concerts in store this season in the Historic Yuma Theatre. Tickets are on sale for over 30 upcoming shows with Lonely Street Productions, Ansel Entertainment, TAD Management and Encore Live. Individual and series tickets available here.
Bring in cans of food to pay for your overdue fines during the 29th Annual Food for Fines program at Yuma County Libraries! One dollar in overdue fines will be cleared for every 10 oz. (or larger) can of food that is donated. Only labeled cans will be accepted. No glass jars, or dented or expired cans please. All cans of food will be donated to a local food bank or assistance agency. All library patrons are encouraged to bring cans for the food bank - no fines are required. 1,658 cans were collected in 2017. Call 928-373-6483 for more information.
to 11:00 AM
The Yuma Territorial Holiday Gun Show will be held at Yuma Civic Center and hosted by Yuma Territorial Promotions. All federal, state and local firearm ordinances and laws must be obeyed.
It’s time to get out and go shooting! Grab a great deal on your new plinker, or find a hidden gem! Walk around in the air conditioning, have a great time, and possibly win one of our free raffles!
From California? No problem! We will be able to transfer firearm purchases to an on-site California Firearms dealer. Call 928-920-0837 for more information.
to 7:00 PM
Promoted as "the Woodstock of tamale events," the Somerton Tamale Festival draws about 30,000 attendees and celebrates the Mexican staple in all its varieties, ranging from traditional beef and chicken to pork, turkey, corn and spinach tamales. Serving more than 85,000 tamales along with live entertainment. More information at SomertonTamaleFestival.com.
to 8:00 PM
MCAS Yuma, a vital part of the Yuma community, is actively encouraging public participation in selected on-base activities.
Enjoy themed bowling at the Sunset Lanes, Bldg 673. $8.25 (pp) for two hours and receive extra time for dressing up.
Base access, which must be requested by visitors, is available online here. Requests must be made at least 7 days prior to the date for which access is being requested, and once granted, that access remains valid for 90 days.
Yuma Art Center/Historic Yuma Theatre and the Yuma Civic Center offer a variety of stage shows and events, visit the city website for general events info or to purchase tickets online for selected events, go to the YumaShowTickets.com site.
The Yuma County Library District offers a wide variety of programs and classes at various branch locations. For a complete listing of events please visit their website at YumaLibrary.org.