Annual Events & Festivals

As the Sunniest City in the World, Yuma holds nearly all its annual festivals and events on days that are warm and sunny. Needless to say, it would be extremely rare for you to need rain gear for a festival or event in Yuma. Just bring yourself and family or friends to enjoy a good time in Yuma. Whether you’re coming for kids’ activities, live music, competitions, or tasty foods and beverages, Yuma has all kinds of reasons to celebrate.
Planning a trip to Yuma? Browse the events below by category, location, date, or keyword, and add them to your Visit App itinerary. That way you'll have an itinerary packed with festivals, concerts, sports events, or performing arts when you get here. You won't have to waste time looking for things to do.
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Yuma County Fair

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