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.
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.