Benson Calendar of Events  









October  7, 8 &  9 2016                                 _  Butterfield Overland Stage Days



October 8, & 9, 2016        Butterfield Rodeo at the Arena Bar





November 12 & 13, 2016        Holy Trinity Monastery Fall Festival of the Arts

For information call  520 720-4642 ext 22

 November 26, 2016                                                      Thanksgiving Fiesta of Books

 Singing Wind Bookshop celebrates regional books at the annual Thanksgiving Fiesta, Sunday,

                    Nov 22, 1:00 p.m.  Readings by regional authors in history, fiction, national history and more.

                     munchies, valet parking. Take I-10 to Benson exit 304, 2-1/4 mi north,

                    right on Singing Wind Road.  

        For information call 520 586-2425  

            Directions to Singing Wind Bookshop

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 December 3th & 4th, 2016                        35th Annual Cascabel Christmas Fair



             10am to  4pm


December 10, 2016                                          Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Saturday December 10, 2016 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Museum corner of 5th & San Pedro


December 10, 2016                                                             Christmas on Main Street

             The Benson Chamber of Commerce has been putting on Christmas on Main Street for the

              past several years. It has been a favorite of the community since it started in 2004.

 There will also be a visit from Santa Clause. It will be a day of

            fun for the whole family.  It  Will be held on the corner of 4th St. and Land Ave. from 9am until 5 pm.       

For more information call the Benson Chamber of Commerce at 520 265-8031.


December 10, 2016    8:30 am  7:00 pm                      Christmas at the Museum


December 10, 2016  6:30pm                                                Christmas Light Parade

The City of Benson will be having a Christmas light parade. The parade starts at 6:30pm.  

 The staging area is behind the High School Football Field with entry off of Union Street



January 30, 2017 1:00pm                                                Singing Wind Cowboy Cowgirl Roundup

The singing wind bookshop will be having their annual Cowboy Cowgirl roundup on Sunday January 31 st.





July 4th Celebration

         Tuesday, July 04, 2017 at 9:00 AM

           Benson will celebrate 4th of July starting with our parade at 9:00am. the

           festivities will move to Lions Park at 10:30 for our yearly "Water Fight". After

           the Water Fight, there will be entertainment all day long.

            Come join us for this day of family fun!