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


Dec. 13-14, 2014: NO FLY ZONE

Luxury car racing at the Gila Bend Airfield.


Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 (6-9pm)

USA Make a Difference Day: Pitch-in for Gila Bend (8-1pm)

8 am registration at Community Center; lunch provided, free t-shirts & prizes too!


Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 (6-9pm)


Dress up, play games, contests, get treats and have a scary good time! Gila Bend Community Park.

Info: 928.683.2255


December 2014

Holiday Lights - Starry Nights

All month long in the park... beautiful decorated trees and musical animation.


November 15, 2014

Gila Bend GRAND PRIX & Sonoran Desert Fest

Info: 928.683.2255


February 2015:


Sanctioned by Grand Canyon Professional Rodeo Association.

Overall rodeo jackpot!

Info: 928.683.2255