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From the planning, cooking, activities and demonstrations, to the rescue boats, shuttle drivers and trash cleanup crews, the volunteers at the eighth annual Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair are celebrating another successful and fun-filled event. “These volunteers make it happen,” said Balloo... Read More
Lake Havasu Students Treated To Balloon Knowledge
Balloon pilots from across the states, and even some foreign destinations, made their way to Lake Havasu this weekend for the eighth annual Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair. The festival kicked off Thursday when several balloon pilots set up shop at school campuses around town.   [cap... Read More
Tales From The Skies: Adventures Of Ballooning
As the Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair kicks off today, the adventures of taking to the air are in the hands of the balloon pilots. And adventures of some of those pilots provide the backdrop to the serene experience of flight. When piloting a balloon, every moment is crucial in a successful fli... Read More
Day Trippin’: Joshua Tree National Park
  Joshua Tree National Park, located in Southern California just 150 miles from Lake Havasu City, is a quick and easy day trip for hikers, climbers, star gazers and outdoor enthusiasts. The park is known best for an abundance of its namesake trees, but Joshua Tree offers much more than th... Read More
RiverScene Looks To The Future
Pop the cork! It's time for a celebration. It's not just about RiverScene Magazine celebrating its third anniversary, it's about the RiverScene Magazine celebration of Lake Havasu City for the past three years. Yes, for three years, RiverScene has been telling the stories of the Lake Havasu co... Read More
The Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair  is returning to the skies Jan. 19-21 with more than 50 balloons and in excess of 100 vendors. LOCATION With the new year comes new changes for the event. The primary change is the location. Originally stationed at the Nautical Inn golf course, the festivals ... Read More
Buses By The Bridge: Who’s Driving That Darn Van?
There is more than meets the grill of a Volkswagen Bus. Inside, secrets, adventures and stories abound. What truly makes the VW culture such an iconic community is not the vessels themselves, but the drivers behind every wheel. Every January, the crazy, kooky and down-to-earth trek from across th... Read More
On Thursday afternoon, Lake Havasu City’s elementary school music programs got a special delivery: 35 new guitars and cases for local students. “We are so thankful,” said Erica Suetterlin, an elementary music teacher for Lake Havasu Unified School District. “The fact that we’re getting ... Read More
Grace Arts Live Presents ‘Willy Wonka’
Grace Arts Live invites audiences to enter a “world of pure imagination” Jan. 12-14 and 19-21 with its production of “Willy Wonka.” This musical stage adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic story features Grace Arts Live veteran Tyler Fallis as Willy Wonka, an eccentric candy-maker who devi... Read More
Chamber Of Commerce Ambassadors Serve Businesses, Community
The Lake Havasu Area Chamber of Commerce boasts a small staff of only five employees. With a large business community to serve and a full calendar of special events, the chamber relies on a secret weapon to make it all happen – the ambassadors. “It is a wide net cast with the ambassador progr... Read More