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Oct
25
2019
Visit Yuma's new 2019-2020 Visitors Guide available now

Yuma, Ariz. — The new 2019-2020 official Yuma Visitors Guide has been released and is now available at the Visitor Information Center. Every year, the Visitors Guide provides more than 50,000 visitors, locals and newcomers to Yuma with up to date information on what to see and do around town. The Visitors Guide is published by Visit Yuma and this year, it celebrates the arts in Yuma.

Featuring a cover photo of the Flor de Desierto mural on the side of the Del Sol grocery store at 4th Avenue and 3rd Street, the Visitors Guide highlights some of the many murals around town. Visual art groups, art classes, the local jazz scene, youth ballet and the Yuma Orchestra Association all enjoy write-ups about their events and offerings. The performing arts and entertainment venues join the lists of choices for visitors and residents to go to. And of course, buying unique or artisan gifts and enjoying fine food and drink go hand in hand with getting into the arts in Yuma. 

The 96-page visitors guide covers everything visitors need to know about Yuma, from military tours, to outdoor adventure, to farm tours and dinners. Restaurants, lodging and shopping are important sections in the guide, as are the events and calendar sections, and the entertainment, activities and attractions pages. Beautiful photography, maps and contact information accompany listings of Visit Yuma members' businesses and organizations. Information is included, too, on Visit Yuma's new Ag to Art Market, specialty tours and specialty dinners.

Look for the 2019-2020 Visitors Guide at many locations around Yuma and at the Visitor Information Center, 201 N. 4th Ave. in Yuma. For bulk orders of the Visitors Guide to be displayed at your business or location, call 928-376-0100.

The Visitors Guide works in tandem with Visit Yuma's website, VisitYuma.com, and the Visit App. All three tools assist in trip planning, way-finding and creating personalized itineraries that can make a trip to Yuma extra special and memorable. This year, the Art Trail has been added to the Visit App and VisitYuma.com's Visit Widget on the website. It is a customizable list of over 100 murals and pieces of public art around Yuma which can be shaped into a route suitable for driving or biking. 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE:  October 25, 2019
CONTACT: Karen Harris
PHONE: 928-376-0100
EMAIL: Karen@VisitYuma.com

The Yuma Visitors Bureau is always happy to assist members of print, digital and broadcast media, either on assignment or pitching an idea with a Yuma angle.

Visit Yuma team can suggest itineraries and facilitate visits, or provide you with the inspired details to help nail down an assignment.  We pride ourselves on always going "above and beyond."

You can download background and "anytime" materials below; dated press releases appear "most recent first" at left. Call or email us for photos and B-roll video.

YVB periodically hosts group and individual press trips, and is glad to partner with other Arizona or California DMOs to coordinate a visit to several regions.

For more information, contact Linda Morgan at 928-376-0100 (office), email communications@visityuma.com. Thanks for your interest in the Yuma area.

'Anytime' releases:


Around & about - a quick Yuma overview


Brilliant! Yuma wears 'sunniest' label with pride


Last link in river restoration under way


 

Background info:


Fast Facts About YVB


 Fast Facts About Yuma 


Yuma history - narrative


Yuma historic timeline

 

Research and statistics

Yuma Winter Visitors Study 2017-2018

Yuma Winter Visitors Study 2017-2018 Executive Summary



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