Exploring Lake Havasu

By Cortez Fields Winterfest, the long-running festival for Lake Havasu City, brings welcome changes and new vendors for the public Saturday. This year’s Winterfest will feature 234 vendors, with more still on the waitlist. According to the Chamber of Commerce, the total space for vendors is ... Read More
Exploring Havasu: The Bridgewater Channel
By Grace Usher During the mid-1960s, Robert McCulloch devised a masterplan to bring his new community development to the next level. His vision combined the rough beauty of the desert the promise of a modern city for its residents. [caption id="attachment_10507" align="aligncenter" width="1000... Read More
There Is Still Time To Catch The Lights!
By Grace Usher The holiday season is ending but holiday cheer remains. Until Jan. 6, the English Village will be dressed with the colorful blinking lights reminiscent of simpler times. These lights are a symbol of this time of year for Lake Havasu City. Want to get a little history on the... Read More
  Lake Havasu City is a thriving community with economic and cultural expansion that has continued since its beginning.  Lake Havasu City wasn't even a thought when the U.S. Army Air Corps developed a small fishing camp and a place for GIs to enjoy some rest and recreation during World W... Read More
By Karley Glover/LHHS RiverScene  Located off London Bridge Road, the isolated sanctuary of Mesquite Bay is a tranquil area that offers a variety of ways to enjoy Lake Havasu’s natural beauty. Among several activities, the still waters of Mesquite Bay provide an ideal launch site for non-mo... Read More
The London Bridge Swap Meet Going Strong
The Swap Meet is back in town and going strong. Every Sunday from September until May, the London Bridge Plaza Association hosts the weekly Swap Meet in the parking lot between the Eagles Outpost, IHop and NAPA Auto Parts. Vendors of all varieties conglomerate to form a shopping experience for all a... Read More
Exploring Havasu: SARA Park BMX Raceway
The SARA Park BMX Raceway has undergone many maturations since it was built in the early 1990s. The most recent upgrades to the track happened two years ago when it was rebuilt from the ground up. The asphalt turns, however remained in place. The BMX track is approximately a quarter-mile long and... Read More
Getting Out There: The Outrigger Experience
The Lake Havasu Outrigger Canoe Club began when David and Liz Vidad took their love for water and brought this amazing watersport of outrigger canoeing to the desert lake town in 2005. Now, this nonprofit organization currently has 40 active members, of which 21 are part of the racing division. [... Read More
Exploring Havasu: Havasu 95 Speedway
Lake Havasu City’s SARA Park is home to Havasu 95 Speedway, one of only three paved oval racetracks in the entire state of Arizona, the other two being Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale, and Tucson Speedway in Tucson. [caption id="attachment_19274" align="aligncenter" width="1021"] phot... Read More