The Inaugural Yuma Medjool Date Festival

Saturday November 17th 2012 - Historic Downtown Yuma

Don't miss the first annual Yuma Medjool Date Festival!

Visit the offical Yuma Medjool Date Website

Brought to you by:

The City of Yuma

Bard Valley Medjool Date Growers Assoc.

City of Yuma Heritage Festivals

This fun filled family event includes:

  • Discovering & learning about the amazing Medjool Date
  • Live Entertainment, Music, Dance & much more
  • Arts, Crafts & Gifts from over 100 local vendors
  • Chef Masterclasses for everything Medjool




    Interested in participating in the festival?


    Download Sponsorship Information here

    Download General Vendor Application here

    Download Food Service Application here

    Some great ways to share the amazing Medjool Date with friends and family!


    Favorite Stuffed Dates

    Cheese: All the way from mild Monterey Jack Cheese to Sharp Cheddar's, Pimientos and Roquefort.

    Cream Cheese: Sweet or tangy, depending on your taste. Add chopped Mango, crushed pinapple, or marichino cherries and chopped walnuts for seasonal party appetizers. Spice it up with chopped Fresh Jalepeno Peppers. Try softening cream cheese with orange juice or lemonade concentrate.

    Peanut Butter: Smooth or creamy - Try this on buttered multigrain toast, mmm.

    Fresh Vegetables: Carrots, Celery, Green Peppers, anything that crunches!

    Fresh Fruit: Tart cubes of Apples, slices of firm fresh Pears or Strawberries, wedges of Pineapple or cubes of Papayas with a dash of Lime.

    Learn more about the amazing Medjool Date...

    For more information
    about the festival
    to order tasty dates and treats

    Contact Us


    The Sun Garden Store

    Now Open for Visitors!

    1455 Hagberg Rd. (in Bard, CA)

    or call

    Phone: 760.957.0396

    Try our many other tasty treats!

    Be sure to try our DATE RECIPES!

    Click here for more tasty ways to prepare your medjool dates!

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