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Fri 22 May
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Tom Walbank

w/ Chris Hall (6pm, FREE on the Plaza)

Delta blues via Devon England comes only in one form – legendary local musician Tom Walbank. Come kick off your weekend with Tom who anchors our free early evening entertainment every Friday on the Hotel Congress Plaza. Be ready to be blown away by some amazing blues performers.


FREE SHOW!

Fri 22 May
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John Coinman Band

Featuring Teddy Morgan (Doors at 7pm, $18/$23, 21+)

John Coinman makes a rare Tucson appearance at the historic Hotel Congress on Friday, May 22nd. John Coinman is a multi-award winning singer/songwriter who was born and raised on the Northeastern plains of New Mexico. He’s released 5 solo CDs, had numerous songs featured in films, and collaborated with many artists and writers including John Densmore of The Doors.

Buy Tickets Dinner and a Show
Fri 22 May
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Burning Palms

w/ Them Are Us Too, Sleep Money, & Cobra Family Picnic (9pm, FREE, 21+)

Join us this Friday as we welcome Burning Palms home from tour with special guests Them Are Us Too (SF), Sleep Money (Phx), and Cobra Family Picnic. Doors open at 9:30pm for this FREE late night party!


FREE SHOW!

Fri 22 May
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DJ Dirtyverbs

(9:30pm, FREE on the Plaza, 21+)

Since his start DJing houseparties and mezcal speakeasies in Cuernavaca, Mexico in 2007, DJ Logan “Dirtyverbs” Phillips has used cumbia as a lengua franca to sonically travel across Las Américas and beyond. He has played at venues across the United States, in Mexico and Colombia, and currently hosts Friday nights on the Plaza at Hotel Congress as well as El Tambó, a quarterly tropical bass dance party in the Club.


FREE SHOW!

Sat 23 May
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Mister Bing’s Supper Club feat. The Show Club Band presents: Tropicana!

(Doors at 6PM, $65, 21+)

  Please join us at the Hotel Congress for a very special evening in the Copper Hall… mISTER bing’s “Havana Nights” Supper club and show For one night only, Mister Bing and The Show Club Band will transport you to a tropical wonderland, featuring a three-course menu replete with dishes inspired by exotic locales, all while being entertained by the venerable Mister Bing in a 1940s-styled setting. The evening features Gigi Chanteuse, a Star Sensation, Christopher Arnaz, the Mambo King, and…

Sat 23 May
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TESORO

w/ Radio La Chusma (Doors at 7pm, $8/$10, 21+)

Tesoro beautifully and adeptly mixes the diverse styles of puro flamenco, rumba, cumbia, Latin pop and rock along with a perfect measure of funk and blues – all the while incorporating its signature powerful rhythms into infectiously heartfelt, unforgettably passionate, romantically catchy tunes.

Buy Tickets Dinner and a Show
Sat 23 May
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SATURDAZE Dance Party

w/ DJs Bob Felix, Sid the Kid, JALPH, & Andrew Shuta (10pm, FREE, 21+)

Join our resident DJs Bob Felix, Sid the Kid, Jalph, & Andrew Shuta for what has become one of Tucson’s funnest Saturday nights. Free entry, $4 Stoli flavors & Maker’s Mark, & all your favorite hits from yesterday and today on two stages. DO NOT forget your dancing shoes.


FREE SHOW!

Sun 24 May
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Memorial Day Eve with Drew Cooper & Christie Huff

(DOORS AT 8PM, $5, 21+)

Born in Springfield, IL, a Midwest kid, Drew Cooper moved to Tucson when he was 11 and attended the University of Arizona for a period of time. Grew up loving country music and our modern classics. His biggest influences as a kid were Garth Brooks, Chris LeDoux, Bruce Springsteen, and Jimmy Buffet.

Buy Tickets Dinner and a Show
Sun 24 May
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Ynot Karaoke

(10pm, FREE, 21+)

Ynot Karaoke is hands down Tucson’s largest karaoke company providing the largest song selection and best quality karaoke equipment. You can join them here at the Hotel Congress every Sunday from 10pm-2am for FREE. Cap off your weekend the right way, singing with your friends!


FREE SHOW!

Mon 25 May
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90s House Party

w/ DJ Sid the Kid (10pm-2am, FREE, 21+)

Retrolution, the longest running dance night in the history of Tucson featuring all your favorite hits of the 80’s, is finally being dragged, kicking in screaming, into the 90’s. We hope to ease the way with 90 cent PBR Draft Beers (12oz), $2 Wells, and a little Jazzy Jeff & Nirvana. LET’S PARTY LIKE IT’S 1999.


FREE SHOW!

Tue 26 May
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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

(8pm, FREE, 21+)

Geeks Who Drink is a Denver-based company that hosts Bar Trivia at over 300 pubs and restaurants in 25 states. Our quiz is a collective effort of dozens of quizmasters, writers, fact-checkers, graphic designers and artists. Join us every Tuesday at Hotel Congress for 8 rounds of madness and flaunt your pop-culture knowledge for a chance at tons of great prizes!


FREE SHOW!

Tue 26 May
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Amped Up!

(Sign up is at 8:30pm, Start Time is at 9:00pm, End Time is at 11:00pm)

Join us at Hotel Congress for an awesome new open mic experience! From music to stand up to spoken word, if you have something to say or sing- we wanna hear it! Perform on the same stage that many of the greats have played on! Bring your friends down and hang out with other awesome local artists. The Details: Sign up is at 8:30pm Start Time is at 9:00pm End Time is at 11:00pm *We want to extend the hours,…


FREE SHOW!

Wed 27 May
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Agent Orange

w/ Maldad and Whispering Wires (Doors at 7pm, $10/$12, All Ages)

The Original Southern California Punk/Surf Power Trio, Agent Orange, is one of only a handful of bands who have been continually active since the earliest days of the West Coast Punk Scene. We are happy to welcome these legends to Club Congress for an all ages show this Wednesday.

Buy Tickets Dinner and a Show
Fri 29 May
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Prom Body

w/ Mute Swan, ALTRICE, New Doubt, & Jess Matsen (Doors 8pm, FREE, 21+)

It’s a stacked local showcase at the Hotel Congress this Friday. Wonder-child Jess Matsen kicks the night off solo, followed by experimental punks New Doubt, psych legends Mute Swan, and maximum rock n rollers Prom Body. Altrice will be closing the night out with a freaky dance party. The best part? It’s all FREE.


FREE SHOW!

Sat 30 May
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Retro Game Show Night

(Doors at 6pm, Show at 7pm, $10, 21+)

Retro Game Show Night is hosted by Tempest DuJour, the “Delicate Flower of the Desert.” She is Tucson’s (and possibly Arizona’s) largest drag queen and has a blazing wit that’s just as big as she is. At RGSN, we play vintage television game shows with special “celebrity” guests and real contestants from the audience. Join us this Saturday for the Mismatch Game.

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Sun 31 May
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PigPen Theatre Co.

w/ Goodnight, Texas (Doors at 7pm, $13/$15, All Ages)

PigPen Theatre Co. began creating their unique brand of music, film, and theatre as freshmen at the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama in 2007. They have since produced their original plays Off-Broadway and toured the country – earning them critic’s picks from The New York Times, Time Out New York, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Boston Globe, and many more, ranking them in the top ten theatrical events of 2011, 2012, and 2013.

Buy Tickets Dinner and a Show
Tue 2 Jun
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Guantanamo Baywatch

w/ Big Bad & Dirt Friends (Doors at 8pm, FREE, 21+)

Portland’s Guantanamo Baywatch have built their reputation on wrangling up a ribald mishmash of classic surf instrumentation and brash garage rock. On the one hand, you could view this adherence to the rudiments of rock n’ roll as more of an homage than an artistic stride. Yes, the trio owes a hat tip to Dick Dale’s guitar licks and The Sonics’ primitive blown-out strut. But who cares about reference points anyways? You have to see these cats live to truly understand.


FREE SHOW!

Wed 3 Jun
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Chastity Belt

w/ Numb Bats and Katterwaul (Doors at 8pm, FREE, 21+)

Chastity Belt from Walla Walla, Washington happen to be one of the hottest underground bands playing today. We are more than excited to host them for this FREE Wednesday party with our favorite Phoenix gals Numb Bats and local support from Katterwaul. Don’t miss it!


FREE SHOW!

Thu 4 Jun
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MRCH

w/ BRYDES and Clay Dudash (DOORS AT 7PM, FREE, 21+)

MRCH is an indie electronic trio in the vein of The Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Phantogram. With thoughtful lyrics, infectious beats and interesting harmonies- they interweave electronic and acoustic elements throughout each song. AZ Central listed them amongst top bands to watch in 2015. Their debut single “Validation” is out now. MRCH is currently on tour.


FREE SHOW!

Fri 5 Jun
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w/ The Harmaleighs and Keli & the Big Dream (Doors at 8pm, $5, 21+)

Decker returns to Hotel Congress for another Friday night party. This time he is joined by Nashville touring act the Harmaleighs, who we hosted for a fantastic show this past fall, and Keli & the Big Dream will be opening the show up, so don’t be late!

Buy Tickets Dinner and a Show
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The Center of Nightlife Downtown
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From its 1985 inception as a once-weekly showcase for downtown Tucson’s creative community, to its current status as “One of the 10 best rock clubs in the United States,” Club Congress has continuously striven to be a catalyst for art. In addition to showcasing music’s cutting edge, the Club Congress has earned repeated accolades as the city’s best dance club.

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Club Nights

Monday
90s House Party (10pm)
w/ DJ Sid the Kid & 90 cent PBR drafts

Tuesday
Geeks Who Drink – Trivia Night (8pm)
AMPED UP! Open Mic (8pm)
or
The Switch Comedy (8pm)

Wednesday
Live Music!

Thursday
Salvador Duran on the Plaza (7pm)
OPTI CLUB Dance Party (10pm)

Friday
Live Music!
Tom Walbank on the Plaza (7pm)
DJ Dirtyverbs on the Plaza (10pm)

Saturday
Saturdaze – FREE Dance Party (10pm)
w/ DJs Sid the Kid, BOBFelix, Andrew Shuta, & Jalph

Sunday
Hot Club of Tucson (10am)
S.I.N. Service Industry Night & Club Karaoke (10pm)