Ken and Betty Borland

Holiday Pageant

And Tower Lighting

Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010 - 6:30 pm
Desert Sun Stadium

Each year on the Saturday following Thanksgiving, the Caballeros de Yuma usher in the holiday season with a pageant at Desert Stadium that culminates with the lighting of the Yuma Friendship Tower.


Independence Day

 Flag Raising

July 4, 2011
Yuma Armed Services Park

The Yuma Armed Services Park  is the site of the annual Fourth of July Flag Raising ceremony. An early morning ceremony honoring the military in Yuma precedes the raising of the Stars and Stripes from the tower's mast.