Events


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Feb
28
2020
7:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

Great live jazz is offered every Friday evening on the patio at Julieanna’s Patio Cafe. The award-winning restaurant provides a vibrant, sophisticated yet casual setting for dining with engaging live music. The patio is heated when chilly, wind-protected, and this week, the highly regarded Yuma Jazz Company Quartet will perform straight-ahead jazz, blues and Latin Jazz.  More information at YumaJazz.com.

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Mar
1
2020
10:00 AM
to 3:00 PM

Visit Yuma presents Ag to Art Farmer’s Market: Feeding the Body and Soul.  The market is going to roam Yuma County; our fifth stop is the PAAC.

We are looking for vendors, for agriculture and arts products.  Free booth spaces are available. For participation and inquiries email us at communications@visityuma.com or call us 928-376-0100.

Here’s how you can be involved:

--Have a booth to sell your goods if you sell something related to farm produce or made from fresh, grown items. This could include homemade soap, fresh eggs, herbs and spices, dried fruits, fresh veggies, baked goods, dog treats, etc.

--Have a booth to sell your pieces if you sell anything related to the arts. This could be paintings, drawings, jewelry, pottery or ceramics, fiber arts, your music, musical instruments, or classes at your performing or visual arts organization, for example.

--If you teach yoga or martial arts, or work with children’s organizations that put on demonstrations (Boy Scouts teaching visitors to the market how to tie knots?), you can offer short hourly demonstrations or classes for the public to take part in.  We are seeking ways for the market to be experiential, interactive, and fun for all ages, so call us to discuss your ideas if what you do might be a fit in this area. You are welcome to solicit for new customers.

 --If you are in the performing arts, you may have a booth and perform, or you also don’t necessarily need to set up a booth, if you’d like to just perform. There are also options for performers/artists showing their craft. You may offer a short hourly performance for the public to enjoy. You may also work in short, group lessons for guitar or salsa dancing, or watercolor painting, if your craft is one that you’d like to teach to others. We ask that you offer at least two 15-30 minute sessions during the time that the market is taking place. You are welcome to solicit for new customers.

Items to be sold will be subject to approval by Visit Yuma.

 

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Mar
3
2020
8:00 AM
to 2:00 PM

Go behind YPG’s gates to learn about the installation’s history and modern-day mission. The tour is met by base personnel who share facts and figures and details about what it’s like with tanks ripping around and giant booms going off daily.  This tour leaves from the Colorado River State Historic Park at 8:30 a.m. Purchase tickets here.  Call 800-293-0071 for more information.   

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Mar
4
2020
8:00 AM
to 1:30 PM

Find out what's growing in all those neat rows out in the fields, and a whole lot more.  Hop on a bus for this half-day tour led by a local grower and you'll get the first-hand low-down on topics ranging from food safety, current tech trends, labor, and water.  This is your big chance to harvest a few things to take with your from a special field planted just for us st the University of Arizona research farm.  The tour concludes with a tour of the Arizona Western College Land Lab and a yummy fresh lunch featuring local produce, prepared by the culinary students from AWC.  This tour departs the Visitor Information Center located inside the Colorado River State Historic Park at 8 a.m. and check-in begins at 7:30 a.m.  Call 800-293-0071 for more information.

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Mar
5
2020
4:00 PM
to 8:00 PM

What better way to help kick off Midnight at the Oasis than with the Rally on Main Street! Check out the cool cars, visit the downtown merchants, have some great food, enjoy some beverages. FREE event, bring the family and enjoy the evening! 

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Mar
5
2020
5:30 PM
to 8:30 PM

This is Visit Yuma's newest event, created to introduce guests to what life on the ranch or farm is like, complete with a local Yuma farm family and tractor-pulled wagon ride. Come out to the land for a farm-style country dinner--It'll be an unforgettable evening of farm produce, cooked to perfection by a gourmet chef with a wine or beer pairing, lively company, a shared table, and then time for stories around the fire pit at the Yuma Ag Center.  Purchase tickets here.  Call 800-293-0071 for more information.

 

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Mar
6
2020
12:00 PM
Mar
8
2020
1:00 PM

Check out and enjoy Yuma’s largest event, the Southwest’s premier classic car show and concerts. It spans the entire Desert Sun Stadium Complex showcasing over 900 classic cars. Advance passport tickets will be sold starting January 2020 for $25.00 - enjoy all three days of fun including concerts. Don't forget to buy your raffle ticket to win a 1968 CHEVY CAMARO SS, raffle tickets only $20.00 each and are available at the Caballero office. For more info check out our website at www.midnightattheoasis.net.

Friday, March 6, 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Saturday , March 7, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Sunday, March 8, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

 

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Mar
6
2020
7:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

The inviting patio at Julieanna’s IS Yuma’s jazz scene, offering great live music every Friday evening along with the restaurant’s award-winning food and service. The patio is heated when chilly, wind-protected, and this week, the highly regarded Yuma Jazz Company Quartet will perform straight-ahead jazz, blues and Latin Jazz.  More information at YumaJazz.com.

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