Annual Local Events
Reoccurring events include the Copper Town Days (car, motorcycle & OHV show), San Manuel Copper Classic off-road motorcycle race and a chili cook-off with live bands. Also, bicycle races are hosted out of San Manuel.
The San Manuel Copper Classic off-road motorcycle race is held annually at San Manuel, Arizona. The ‘Restart Enduro’ race is hosted by Trail Riders of Southern Arizona (TRS). Has both mini and big bike races. The event is promoted by the Arizona Motorcycle Riders Association (AMRA) and is an American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) sanctioned event.
The Copper Town Days features various classes of cars & trucks, American & Import motorcycles and off-road vehicles such as Jeeps & UTV's. And, food booths, vendors, crafts, music and a 50/50 raffle. Spectators enter free. Usually held in October.
Chili Cook-Off Festival
The San Manuel Chili Cook-Off festival includes 3 live bands, food stands, vendors, crafts, games and chili tasting. Free gate admission & parking. Tickets will be sold for taste-testing. Held in Springtime
National Night Out
Free family event with games and food to bring first responders and the community together. Usually held in August.
A great way to buy local for the holidays! Craft booths, music, and more. Indoor/outdoor event usually held in November.
The fire department and local atv owners put together a float parade through town. Check back closer to Christmas for dates.