Local Happenings

Lake Havasu City has lots of ongoing, smaller local events around town. Please click through to the local happenings' website for details on the local event. If you're interested in a local Bingo or Bunco game, click here to be taken to our Bingo/Bunco page.

Event Category Contact Description Frequency
Local Happenings
Afternoon Tea Entertainment London Bridge Resort
Enjoy an afternoon tea with a variety of hot teas, scones w/clotted cream and jam, wafer cookies and cheesecakes, as well as a brief presentation on the history of tea and the London Bridge. Reservations required. $10/person Every Wed (excluding March)
Art Show Arts & Culture RU Gallery
Free outdoor art gallery and market with exhibits from many award-winning local artists. Open fall and winter months. Monthly
ASU Wednesday Lecture Series Education AZ State University
ASU hosts educational lectures the third Wednesday of every month. Lecture topics include wilderness, local history, politics, technology, city operations, and everything in between. 3rd Wed,
Bill Spresser Art Exhibit Arts & Culture Lake Havasu Visitor Center
Monthly rotating art gallery displaying works from talented, local artists. Daily
Canvas & Cocktails Entertainment London Bridge Resort
Discover your inner artist! $35 includes all material, instruction and one free cocktail! Tuesdays at 6pm. Reservations required. Payment due at time of reservation. Email for upcoming painting schedules. Every Tues
(excl. March)
Cars & Coffee Cars The Shops at Lake Havasu Car clubs converge in front of Bealls Outlet Store. Social Bean coffee house will open early to accommodate this event. 1st Sun, Monthly
Chamber Mixer Networking Chamber of Commerce
Meet Lake Havasu City's local business owners and network with Chamber members. No RSVP necessary. Non-chamber members welcome. 3rd Thurs, Monthly
Chamber Social Hour Networking Chamber of Commerce
Chamber Social Hour is a casual, no host event that provides members and guests an opportunity to support local business and grow Lake Havasu City’s economy. 1st Tues, Monthly
Creative Comrades Networking Creative Comrades A meet-up for all creative professionals in Lake Havasu. All welcome: Designers, photographers, programmers, coders, writers, artists, makers of anything. The goal is to cultivate camaraderie, collaboration and community. First Wednesday of every month
Cruisin' on Main Cars Downtown Havasu District
Classic car enthusiasts converge along McCulloch Bl. (downtown) to show off their rides. Every Thurs
Flashback Fridays Entertainment Martini Bay
Request your favorite music from the 70s, 80s, and 90s. Every Fri
Full Moon Drumming Circle Spiritual One-In-Spirit Connection
Drumming under the full moon is to connect spiritually with the earth and the universe by expressing innate inner rhythm. Once a month during the full moon at a Lake Havasu City Vortex site. Monthly during full moon
Group Connect Play & Crafts Family Parents as Teachers
Free educational play activities, crafts and fun for families with children through age 5. This fun playdate is a great way to socialize with other children and parents while learning! Monthly
Hava Hoop Hula Hoop Jam Sports/Exercise HavaHoop
Hula Hooping. Free family fun and fitness. Hoops are provided. A great way to socialize and get some fun exercise! Every Tue
Karaoke Entertainment Flying X Saloon
Karaoke with Charlie from Littletown. Weekly
Karaoke Entertainment ER Lounge
Kokomo Backyard Pool Party Entertainment Kokomo

Begins 12pm every Saturday and includes games, contests, and a DJ.  The Kokomo food truck will be open serving great food. 21 and over only.

Every Sat
Memorial Day-Labor Day
Lake Havasu Beach Club Networking Lake Havasu Beach Club
"Meet & Greet" mixers for anyone wanting more information about the Lake Havasu City area (biking, kayaking, SUP, snowbird-connect, etc.) Every Thurs
Laughing Yoga Sports/Exercise Lake Havasu Senior Center
Laugh and let go of stress with Laughing Yoga, a technique combining Yoga with self-induced laughter. Every Wed
Makers Night Arts & Culture Makers Night
Join fellow makers for a night of DIY and community. Create one physical product while meeting new friends and enjoying snacks and beverages at rotating local businesses. Monthly
Off-Track Racing Gambling Gallagher's Dining & Pub
Play the ponies everyday without leaving the comfort of Lake Havasu City. Daily
Pickleball Sports/Exercise Lake Havasu Pickleball
A racquet sport combining the elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. Two to four players. Easy to learn, all experiences welcome. Every Mo,Tu,Wed, Fri
Poker Gambling Gallagher's Dining & Pub
Draw your best Poker hand without leaving the comfort of Lake Havasu City. Every Sun-Thurs
Psychic Reading & Energy Healing Sessions Spiritual One-In-Spirit Connection
Help find your healing guidance through alternative options. Must be 18 or older. Free entry. Monthly (Mon)
Stand-Up Comedy Entertainment Pennington's Pub
Local comedians showing their talent. Weekly
Swap Meet Miscellaneous London Bridge Plaza Association
Good old-fashioned local swap meet with everything from jewelry, plants, car parts, kitchenware, picture frames, yard art, pet supplies, spas, albums, tools. Every Sun
Labor Day-Memorial Day Wknd
Texas Hold'Em Gambling Gallagher's Dining & Pub
Free Texas Hold'Em poker Daily, Sun-Fri
Visually Impaired Support Group Support Groups Lake Havasu Senior Center
A Monthly Support group meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Open to the public for anyone experiencing a vision impairment. Meetings include support information and guest speakers from the community. Light refreshments served. 1st Wed,
Whimsical Wednesdays ft. Cabernet & Canvas Arts & Culture Arts Lake Havasu
Paint nights for a cause. Bi-monthly themed painting class and party. Ticket prices include canvas, paint, supplies, and light appetizers. Every other Wed

Local Happenings Submission Criteria

  • The local event must be an ongoing event (weekly or monthly) with longevity of at least 4 months.
  • The local event must be open to the public.
  • The local event must have a website or Facebook page providing updated information about where and when the event is being held. Local happenings will not be listed with only a contact number.
  • Only the event name, contact phone number, website, and a brief description of the event will be listed. Times and dates will not be included, nor periods of closure (i.e. summer months). Events that have a consistent closure period may provide the period they are closed (i.e. the swap meet always closes after Memorial Day and reopens after Labor Day).
  • If the event closes or shuts down during a certain period (i.e. summer closure), we will list the event but will not remove the event during the temporary 'closure' and then re-add it. It will be the responsibility of the person submitting the event to ensure the event website is up-to-date stating when the event will be closed.
  • Local happenings cannot be primarily for commercial, promotional, or sales purposes.
  • Local happenings cannot be political or religious in nature.
  • Examples of local events that do not meet our criteria are:
    • One-day educational seminars
    • Small rummage sales or block parties
    • Regular meetings that require membership to attend
    • Small, local events running only for a day or weekend
  • The LHCCVB reserves the right to make the final decision on whether a local happening will be listed or not.
Please email the name of the local event, the event website URL, contact phone number, and a brief description of the local event to for addition to this page.