the solar capital of Arizona

Gila Bend is nation's leader in the creation of a modern, renewable energy grid. The city sits at the crossroads of Southwest Arizona on Interstate 8 at the intersection of State Route 85.Gila Bend is fast becoming known as the nation's leader in the creation of a modern, renewable energy grid.

Sightseeing brochure... The beautiful Sonoran Desert National Monument is practically in Gila Bend's backyard. Many natural and historical wonders are located in and around Gila Bend and attract visitors from around the world.
The city of Gila Bend is also the gateway to "Arizona's beach" -- Rocky Point, Mexico. 
​Check out Gila Bend's tourism brochure for things to see and do when you're in the area.

Visit Gila BEnd...

Arizona's solar capital


Monthly Chamber Meetings

First Wednesday of the month

12 noon in the Gila Bend Resource Center at 305 E Pima. Info: 928.420.1964


Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015

Annual Rodeo Parade

11 am kick-off at Community Center Park at 202 E. Euclid in Gila Bend.

Call for info: 928.420.1964

(to participate, fill out the application form and submit to Chamber)


Sat./Sun. Feb. 14 & 15, 2015:


Sanctioned by Grand Canyon Professional Rodeo Association.

Overall rodeo jackpot!

Rodeo Arena on east side of town north of the Elks Lodge.

Info: 928.683.2255
Racing 2 days due to popular demand. Racing both Saturday & Sunday!