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 SR 85.Gila Bend is fast becoming known as the nation's leader in the creation of a modern, renewable energy grid.

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Arizona's solar capital

the solar capital of Arizona

Sightseeing brochure...

The beautiful Sonoran Desert National Monument is Gila Bend's backyard. So many natural and historical wonders are located in and around Gila Bend and they attract visitors from around the world.

The city of Gila Bend is also the gateway to "Arizona's beach" -- Rocky Point, Mexico. 

​Download the tourism brochure for things to see and do when you're in the area.


Chamber of  Commerce meetings

1st Wednesday of the month

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


Town Council Meetings

2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month (5pm)

Gila Bend High School Media Room

308 N Martin Street, Gila Bend.

Click for more info or call 928.683.2255


The Town of Gila Bend now has an Urban Fishing Pond. The pond is at the Rotary Centennial Park on South Martin Avenue.  An Urban Fishing License is required to fish. Contact the Parks & Recreation Dept. at 928-683-2255 for details.


RACE WARS was a spectacular event and thousand of people came out to race and enjoy all things related to cars. If you missed out plan on coming out to Gila Bend in November for the next RACE WARS! Keep checking here for more info.