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New Year’s Eve: Around the World

New Year’s Eve: Around the World

December 31st, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - January 1st, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Join the historic Hotel Congress for a global experience this New Year’s Eve! Ring in 2018 on a trip around the world at the biggest party in town! Travel from the Eiffel Tower to the Taj Mahal, make a quick stop at an Irish pub on your way to the Great Wall of China, and...

Monday House Party

Monday House Party

January 1 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm

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 $1 wells from 9-11pm, $3 wells after, $4 Dos Equis, and a little Jazzy Jeff & Nirvana. Don't Worry, DJ Sid the Kid will throw in the occasional New Order or Prince hit to help smooth the transition. LET'S PARTY LIKE IT'S 1999.

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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

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Southwest Songwriter Showcase

Southwest Songwriter Showcase

January 3 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Southwest Songwriter Showcase is back in the new year with some more incredible local talent! Come on down and catch the songwriting stylings of Tucson's finest - Reymon Murphy (Street Blues Family), Seanloui, Hector Moreno and David Velasco (Blue Mañana).

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El Tambó: La Picosa de Tucson meets Eclecto Fenix

El Tambó: La Picosa de Tucson meets Eclecto Fenix

January 5 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Tucson meets Phoenix on a dance floor in our first massive show of 2018! We start inside the club at 8pm with two bands making their El Tambó debut: LA PICOSA DE TUCSON con su techno banda, and ECLECTO FENIX brining cumbias y más. DJ Humble Lianess opens with her cumbia-meets-reggae vibe. Afterwards the party spills onto the Plaza where DJ Dirtyverbs will spin cumbia, reggaetón, dancehall y más until 2am. ¡Puro baile sabroso en el viejo pueblo de Tucson! ¡Bienvenido 2018! 21+ FREE

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Crystal Radio

Crystal Radio

January 6 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Crystal Radio, featuring Amelia Poe and Daniel Martin Diaz, sounds like a haunted western about ghosts and dreams, Ennio Morricone meets David Lynch. The duo are bringing their haunting sounds, full band style, to Club Congress this weekend, with support from local songstress, Katie Haverly and her fantastic band, The Aviary!

SATURDAZE Dance Party

SATURDAZE Dance Party

January 6 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

Join our resident DJs Bob Really and Sid the Kid for what has become one of Tucson's funnest Saturday nights with killer drink specials & all your favorite hits from yesterday and today on two stages. Bring your dancing shoes.

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The Myrrors European Tour Kickoff

The Myrrors European Tour Kickoff

January 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Myrrors are crossing that big blue thing we call an ocean and embarking on a lengthy European tour! Come say farewell at Club Congress on Sunday, with support from Orange Circle aka Anthony Sanchez and his intriguing modular synthesizers.

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

January 7 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

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!

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Monday House Party

Monday House Party

January 8 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm

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 $1 wells from 9-11pm, $3 wells after, $4 Dos Equis, and a little Jazzy Jeff & Nirvana. Don't Worry, DJ Sid the Kid will throw in the occasional New Order or Prince hit to help smooth the transition. LET'S PARTY LIKE IT'S 1999.

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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 9 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 9 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

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Bugg & Narrow Head

Bugg & Narrow Head

January 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Bugg are self-described 90s alt revivalists from Bloomington, Indiana. They make music that is big on fuzzy guitars and loud melody with the lacksadaiscal shrugged-shoulder-feel of 90s rock. Like-minded Texans, Narrow Head co-headline the party with support from local shoegazers Hikikomori and newcomers, Dial Up!

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Tucson Fringe Festival Day One

Tucson Fringe Festival Day One

January 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Tucson Fringe Festival is an unjuried, uncensored performing arts festival providing the Tucson arts community with avant-garde, non-traditional performing arts at very low ticket prices. Everyone and anyone can perform in the festival, ensuring that underrepresented artistic voices are championed in our community. Day one at Hotel Congress features the performances "Fight for 52¢" and "White-ish: A Memoir". $10 individual show tickets are available on Tucson Fringe Festival's website, as well as full day or multi-day passes.

Lasso, Sunf**ked, & Fleece Deejays

Lasso, Sunf**ked, & Fleece Deejays

January 12 @ 9:00 pm - January 13 @ 9:00 pm

Bank Notes presents their first MIDI Party of the new year featuring the talents of Lasso (multi-instrumentalist psych wunderkind and Lando Chill's right hand man), Sunf**ked (Tucson’s former queen of hardware techno, Jasper Avery, hot off her recent designation as the winner of the 2017 Metatron Prize for her book "Number One Earth.”), & Fleece Deejays: The new ambient breakbeat jam band of Michael Hayes & Otis Reed Baldwin.

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Lasso, Sunf**ked, & Fleece Deejays

Lasso, Sunf**ked, & Fleece Deejays

January 12 @ 9:00 pm - January 13 @ 9:00 pm

Bank Notes presents their first MIDI Party of the new year featuring the talents of Lasso (multi-instrumentalist psych wunderkind and Lando Chill's right hand man), Sunf**ked (Tucson’s former queen of hardware techno, Jasper Avery, hot off her recent designation as the winner of the 2017 Metatron Prize for her book "Number One Earth.”), & Fleece Deejays: The new ambient breakbeat jam band of Michael Hayes & Otis Reed Baldwin.

Tucson Jazz Festival: Matt Holman

Tucson Jazz Festival: Matt Holman

January 13 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Hailed by the New York Times as a “conscientious” and “perceptive young trumpeter,” and by the great Fred Hersch as “a creative and thoughtful improviser with a world-class sound,” trumpeter Matt Holman has distinguished himself as a composer, conductor, bandleader and top-tier soloist in many of the leading jazz ensembles. Join the Tucson Jazz Festival for his performance at Club Congress.

Tucson Jazz Festival: Matt Holman – 2nd Show Just Added!

Tucson Jazz Festival: Matt Holman – 2nd Show Just Added!

January 13 @ 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Due to popular demand, we are now hosting a SECOND show for Matt Holman, the talented young trumpeter from Tucson. So don't fret - if you missed your chance at tickets for his 7:30pm show, catch him performing again at 9:30pm in the club!

Maynard’s Late Night Soul Party : DJ John Payne & Tucson John!

Maynard’s Late Night Soul Party : DJ John Payne & Tucson John!

January 13 @ 10:00 pm - 12:05 am

This is  Maynards Market & Kitchen new sweet sounds of soul, Super Soul Saturday parties! It’s gonna be Motown, Soul and a little bit of Funk presented this Saturday by DJ John Payne! He will get us groovin on that Patio late night… along with the incredibly good Happy Hour priced food and drinks. MAYNARDS...

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Tucson Fringe Festival Day Two

Tucson Fringe Festival Day Two

January 14 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Tucson Fringe Festival is an unjuried, uncensored performing arts festival providing the Tucson arts community with avant-garde, non-traditional performing arts at very low ticket prices. Everyone and anyone can perform in the festival, ensuring that underrepresented artistic voices are championed in our community. Day two at Hotel Congress features the performances "White-ish: A Memoir", "Fight for 52¢", and "The Fringe Element". $10 individual show tickets are available on Tucson Fringe Festival's website, as well as full day or multi-day passes.

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

January 14 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

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!

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Tucson Jazz Festival: Arizona Roadrunners

Tucson Jazz Festival: Arizona Roadrunners

January 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for an evening of free, world-class jazz music on our plaza, brought to you by the Tucson Jazz Festival! From 5pm-7pm, sit outside in the lovely evening weather and enjoy tunes from the Arizona Roadrunners, a staple in the local jazz community. Grab a drink and some dinner at The Cup Cafe and enjoy the music!

The Black Market Trust CD Release Party

The Black Market Trust CD Release Party

January 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Black Market Trust is an American pop/vocal jazz band whose current release II combines the sounds of the great American crooners and vocal groups with the romantic Eastern European gypsy fire of jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. We are thrilled to welcome the renowned group back to Club Congress for the release on their new album, "Folk Songs."

Monday House Party

Monday House Party

January 15 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm

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 $1 wells from 9-11pm, $3 wells after, $4 Dos Equis, and a little Jazzy Jeff & Nirvana. Don't Worry, DJ Sid the Kid will throw in the occasional New Order or Prince hit to help smooth the transition. LET'S PARTY LIKE IT'S 1999.

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Travesura

Travesura

January 16 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Travesura is the 3-piece Long Beach, CA-based RnB and Blues project of lo-fi roots music auteur, Leo Romero. We're pleased to welcome the band to the club congress stage alongside like-minded Long Beach band Blind John Pope and local singer-songwriter Chris Hall!

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

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Audio Push

Audio Push

January 17 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Young west coast rappers, Oktane and Pricetag together form the Hip-Hop Duo, Audio Push. Best known for their stylish song, "Shine," off of their seminal mixtape, "Come As You Are," as well as for the West Coast dance move known as 'Jerkin, Audio Push has signed to Interscope and are also members of Hit Boy's HS'87 Hip-Hop group. Quite prolific, they have released a grand total of eight mixtapes since 2009. See them alongside some of Tucson's finest as they grace the Club Congress stage for the first time.

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Dillinger Days

Dillinger Days

January 19 @ 7:00 pm - January 20 @ 5:00 pm

Come to the annual two-day spectacle in honor of the capture of America’s most notorious outlaw by the Tucson Police Department and the Tucson Fire Department. Experience the re-enactment of his downfall at the hands of Tucson law enforcement, famously known for succeeding with Dillinger’s arrest when the FBI couldn’t. Mobs of history buffs, fans of the...

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Dillinger Days

Dillinger Days

January 19 @ 7:00 pm - January 20 @ 5:00 pm

Come to the annual two-day spectacle in honor of the capture of America’s most notorious outlaw by the Tucson Police Department and the Tucson Fire Department. Experience the re-enactment of his downfall at the hands of Tucson law enforcement, famously known for succeeding with Dillinger’s arrest when the FBI couldn’t. Mobs of history buffs, fans of the...

SATURDAZE Dance Party

SATURDAZE Dance Party

January 20 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

Join our resident DJs Bob Really and Sid the Kid for what has become one of Tucson's funnest Saturday nights with killer drink specials & all your favorite hits from yesterday and today on two stages. Bring your dancing shoes.

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Tucson Jazz Festival: Wycliffe Gordon and Jay Leonhart

Tucson Jazz Festival: Wycliffe Gordon and Jay Leonhart

January 21 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Wycliffe Gordon is a hard-swinging, straight-ahead trombonist from Georgia who has been named Trombonist of the Year by Jazz Journalists Association NINE times. Joining him at Club Congress is Jay Leonhart, a bassist and vocalist who has been named Outstanding Bassist in the Recording Industry THREE times. Come support the Tucson Jazz Festival and watch these highly distinguished performers dazzle you with their talents!

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

January 21 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

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!

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Monday House Party

Monday House Party

January 22 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm

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 $1 wells from 9-11pm, $3 wells after, $4 Dos Equis, and a little Jazzy Jeff & Nirvana. Don't Worry, DJ Sid the Kid will throw in the occasional New Order or Prince hit to help smooth the transition. LET'S PARTY LIKE IT'S 1999.

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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

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Holy Pink

Holy Pink

January 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Holy Pink, a soft, intricate duo from LA, are bringing their cosmic music about cacti blooms, kaleidoscopes and slow motion to Club Congress. Joining them are Kolezanka from Phoenix, with their dreamy soundscapes, and Language Barrier of Tucson, with their piano pop tunes.

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The Resonars

The Resonars

January 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Resonars are BACK from tour with The Sloths, Nanami Ozone are comin down from Phoenix, and Lenguas Largas are banding together again to bring you the rock frickin rollest show of 2018 (that we know of, yet...) Free show, 21+, doors open up at 8pm!

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SATURDAZE Dance Party

SATURDAZE Dance Party

January 27 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

Join our resident DJs Bob Really and Sid the Kid for what has become one of Tucson's funnest Saturday nights with killer drink specials & all your favorite hits from yesterday and today on two stages. Bring your dancing shoes.

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Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

January 28 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

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!

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Monday House Party

Monday House Party

January 29 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm

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 $1 wells from 9-11pm, $3 wells after, $4 Dos Equis, and a little Jazzy Jeff & Nirvana. Don't Worry, DJ Sid the Kid will throw in the occasional New Order or Prince hit to help smooth the transition. LET'S PARTY LIKE IT'S 1999.

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Native Harrow

Native Harrow

January 30 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Native Harrow of Woodstock, NY, blow open their British Folk meets Laurel Canyon soundworld with their latest release, "Sorores", to make way for darker avant-garde folk rock, art rock edginess, sitars, west coast jazz, middle eastern rhythms, and desert psychedelia. Catch them at Club Congress with local support from Americana/soul songstress, June West, and rock n roll mainstays, La Cerca.

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

January 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

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GAELYNN LEA

GAELYNN LEA

January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Club Congress is thrilled to welcome back Singer-Songwriter, Violinist, and Disability Activist Gaelynn Lea! Winner of NPR's 2016 Tiny Desk Contest, her haunting ambient-inflected compositions and experimental takes on traditional fiddle music have been likened to Joanna Newsom and Karen Dolton, but her unmistakable voice and melodic sensibility is something entirely her own. Don't miss this one!

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Tow’rs

Tow’rs

February 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tow'rs is a folk-rock husband and wife duo born out of Flagstaff, Arizona, who invited their friends along to create together. The whole gang will be swooning an audience near you on February 1st, with support from Corey Kilgannon! Come on down for this fun AZ show!

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Katie Haverly Album Release Celebration

Katie Haverly Album Release Celebration

February 2 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Join us for the release celebration for Katie Haverly's new full length record "Pluto", recorded here in Tucson with Gabriel Sullivan at Dust & Stone Recording Studio. Besides being joined onstage by Sullivan himself, the night will include performances from the local group Jillian and the Giants as well as House of Stairs from Phoenix.

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Ned and the Dirt

Ned and the Dirt

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

When you throw one southerner and two north-easterners into a blender and then pour them out in Los Angeles you get Ned and the Dirt's unique brand of Backyard Indie-Rock. Ned's southern roots can be found in his preacher's tongue and garage-party swagger, but it's The Dirt's northern grit that gives their music a grip on your ears. Catch them at Club Congress with local support from Dirt Friends and Half-Broke Town!

SATURDAZE Dance Party

SATURDAZE Dance Party

February 3 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

Join our resident DJs Bob Really and Sid the Kid for what has become one of Tucson's funnest Saturday nights with killer drink specials & all your favorite hits from yesterday and today on two stages. Bring your dancing shoes.

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Bad History Month & Longface

Bad History Month & Longface

February 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Bad History Month's (Boston, MA) folk is reminiscent of an early, more minimal Neutral Milk Hotel, swirling with instrumental layers and lyrical energy. Longface (Chicago, IL) counters their swarm of sound with their melodic, intentional folk meditations, as do the local support, AlhhlA and WestOasis.

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

February 4 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

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!

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