Things To Do in Imperial County, CA

Things to do in Imperial County are listed by cities below such as El Centro, Calexico, Brawley, Imperial and Calipatria. Imperial County, California, lies at the southernmost part of California, just north of Mexico. Originally part of San Diego County, it is located inland, to the east of San Diego and to the west of Arizona. El Centro is the largest city in the county, followed by Calexico. Imperial County is home to the historic site of Fort Yuma as well as the famous Blue Angels of the US Navy. The Algodones Sand Dunes, Fossil Canyon, Painted Gorge, and the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park provide visitors with opportunities for hiking, wildlife viewing, and even fossil hunting. The majority of Salton Sea, an inland lake, is located in Imperial County and has several campgrounds, parks, and a national wildlife refuge for visitors to enjoy. Imperial Sand Dunes is a well-known OHV (off-highway vehicle) area for those with motorized vehicles optimized for sandy terrain. There are two other OHV areas including Superstition Mountain and Plaster City OHV. Visitors can also see the Salvation Mountain, which is a colorful, man-made mountain located near Slab City.

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Feb 28
There are two separate start lines: 60-mile ride from Imperial Valley Mall in El Centro to the Colorado River--4th Avenue exit in Yuma.

As spring arrives at the border of Mexico and California, local residents and visitors to the area congregate at the California Mid-Winter Fair and Fiesta in the town of Imperial.

Mar 07
Naval Air Facility El Centro 5th Annual Blue Angels 10k Fun Run/Walk, in Seeley, CA, takes place March 07, 2015.

Mar 11
to Mar 13
2015 Imperial Valley Renewable Energy Summit, in Winterhaven, CA, takes place March 11, 2015 and ends on March 13, 2015.

Mar 28
Justice for Martin Alberto Garza, in Brawley, CA, takes place March 28, 2015.

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