Lights of Havasu List


Here Come the Buses!
Calling all groovy folks: the 23rd annual Buses By the Bridge is happening this weekend at Windsor Beach. The annual Bulli meet-up brings Volkswagen Bus culture to the shores of Lake Havasu. The public can explore rows of VW buses; new, old, vintage, and restored. [caption id="attachment_258"... Read More
Ballooning: A Sport Of Its Own
The 9th Annual Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair came to an end Sunday. Nearly every day of the festival gave event-goers pristine weather and a horizon scattered with colorful balloons. Though the event leaves many people in awe, it leaves a select few with an insatiable urge to be in the skies ... Read More
By Grace Usher Though the balloons are the main attraction of the weekend, most foot traffic can be seen in the vendor walk. With nearly 50 booths, visitors are bound to find items that aren’t quite what you’d find in the typical store. Here are some top picks for the unique, and one-of-a... Read More
Soaring For Young Minds
By Cortez Fields Balloon pilots from around the world launched from schools around Lake Havasu City Thursday, treating students to a balloon launch from their school grounds. Across the city, balloons could be seen launching from these sights, with young onlookers cheering them on. Balloon launch... Read More
Balloonists Share Air Stories With High School Students
By Kelly Fee/LHHS Journalism  Thursday morning, students at Lake Havasu High School gathered on the lower ball field to view two pilots as they prepared their hot air balloons for take off. Students got the chance to meet and engage with Michael Glen, the first paraplegic to operate hot air ball... Read More
The Engines That Power The Festival
By Grace Usher The Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair has charmed those who are young-at-heart for nearly a decade. Though the festival is now a key cultural experience for the city, the balloons may have never touched the Western Arizona skies without those dedicated behind the strings. It is with... Read More
Taking The Plunge
The 44th Annual Polar Bear Plunge took place at Lake Havasu State Beach Saturday afternoon. More than 40 people signed up for the first of the three plunges into the water. The youngest to jump in was 9 years old and the oldest was 78. According to a sign at the beach at the time of the plunge, t... Read More
By Grace Usher At the American School of Shao-Lin Kempo, Sensei Zach Pearlswig brings the traditional Kung-fu form of martial arts to the Lake Havasu City community. Pearlswig has been studying the system for more than 25 years with his father as the headmaster of the nationwide program. Stud... Read More
Resolution: Final Automotive Show Of The Year
By Grace Usher The last car show of the year was held this weekend at Windsor 4 . The Resolution show featured vintage vehicles, custom vehicles, motorcycles and more. Stay tuned after each event day for special after parties. Check out all of the event information here Here is a sneak... Read More