Benson Calendar of Events  



October  10 & 11 2015                                 _  Butterfield Overland Stage Days

Butterfield Stage Days

Car Show, Tractor Pulls,

Antique Engine & Tractor Display,

Pony Express

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Lions Park - Benson, Arizona

Tractor Pulls Sponsored by

“Power From The Past” Tractor Club

“Open all Years” Car Show

Top 10, Best of Show, People’s Choice

Registration 8-10 a.m. - Show 10-2pm

$20.00 registration -$25 day of show


Car show Flyer

Vendor Application


October 10, & 11, 2015        Butterfield Rodeo at the Arena Bar

Kids Rodeo starts at 3:00 pm Saturday Oct 10th

Pro Rodeo starts at 5:00pm Saturday Oct 10th

 Kids Rodeo starts at 1:00 pm Sunday Oct 11th

Pro Rodeo starts at 2:00pm Sunday Oct 11th



Butterfield Rodeo Queen:

  •  Queen Horsemanship Competition 4:00 pm.
  • Admission is free to the public.
  • Arena Bar and Rodeo Grounds, 250 N. Prickly Pear.
  • Queen Contestant Contact Information - (480) 223 - 8261.
  • Queen Contestant Information can be found at

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Parade: October 10, 2015
  • Contact Info - (520) 265 - 8031 or

October 16, 17 & 18, 2015        Biker Rodeo at the Arena Bar




November 14 & 15, 2015        Holy Trinity Monastery Fall Festival of the Arts

For information call  520 720-4642 ext 22


 November 22, 2015                                                      Thanksgiving Fiesta of Books

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

                    Nov 24, 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

Download Flyer


 November TBA                                         Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Tuesday November 24, 2015 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Museum corner of 5th & San Pedro



 December 5th & 6th, 2015                        34th Annual Cascabel Christmas Fair



             10am to  4pm

December 12, 2015                                                             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 12, 2015    8:30 am  7:00 pm                                                  Christmas at the Museum


December 12, 2015  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 24, 2016 1:00pm                                                Singing Wind Cowboy Cowgirl Roundup

The singing wind bookshop will be having their annual Cowboy Cowgirl roundup on Sunday January 25th.

April  2015    TBA                                                  Ironhorse BMW Motorcycle Rally

Riders of all brand motorcycles welcome

At Benson's Lions Park 435 N. Adams St.

Music - DJ and Live Bands

Vendors - Tent Camping on Site - Door Prizes - T-Shirts

New Model Bikes - Antique & Specialty Bikes

Proceeds to benefit Cochise County Senior Meals Program

for information contact Debra at

or Brian at

for immediate assistance call cell 520-221-0961


July 4th Celebration

          Saturday, July 04, 2015 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!

Benson July 4th Celebration 2015


10:00 am                                Firefighter Water Fights @ Lions Park