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Fri 6 Mar
kim and the created

Kim & The Created

w/ Katterwaul and Daycones (9pm, FREE, 21+)

We have another great FREE Friday party for y’all this week featuring some fresh Los Angeles rock n roll royalty, Kim & the Created. She will be joined by locals Katterwaul and Daycones.


FREE SHOW!

Fri 6 Mar
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OPTI CLUB

(10pm, $3 (FREE w/ Membership), 21+)

One of Tucson’s premier dance nights for the past 5 years and counting. Things you can expect at OPTIMIST CLUB: tons of surprises, installations, touring acts, fresh dance music, good looking people, $2 drinks, & FREE entry with an Opti Club membership card! #ILLUMINOPTI

Sat 7 Mar
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Eleanor Friedberger

w/ Golden Boots (7pm, $10/$12, 21+)

Eleanor Friedberger is simply, refreshingly herself. And that’s just the way her fans like it. Having spent the last decade fronting the indie-rock institution The Fiery Furnaces (currently on hiatus) with her brother Matthew, in 2011 she emerged as a formidable solo artist with Last Summer, a thoughtfully crafted tale of memory and place couched in the organic pop of her ’70s idols. Instantly...

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Sat 7 Mar
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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 8 Mar
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Kyle Kinane

(Doors at 7pm, $15, All Ages)

Kyle Kinane has been up and at it for almost half his life, mostly searching for what "it" might be. He has performed in the Leicester,Vancouver, Washington D.C., Portland, Just For Laughs/Chicagoand the USCAF/Aspen comedy festivals, and has been on the TV via "Last Call with Carson Daly," "The Very Funny Show" on TBS, "Live at Gotham," "Comedy Central Presents" and "The World Stands Up" on the BB...

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Sun 8 Mar
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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 9 Mar
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A Place To Bury Strangers

w/ Creepoid and Sleep Like Trees (7pm, $8/$10, 21+)

New York-based noise psych trio, A Place To Bury Strangers take the Club Congress stage on Monday, March 9, in support of their fourth record ‘Transfixiation.’ We are very excited for this and you should be too! Grab your tickets now.

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Mon 9 Mar
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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 10 Mar
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Electric Six

w/ Avan Lava (8pm, $13/$15, 21+)

Detroit’s Electric Six is coming back to Tucson and we couldn’t be more excited to host them. The band is touring in support of their 9th studio album “Mustang,” released last fall on Metropolis Records. These guys always bring the party, the club will be goin’ up this Tuesday.

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Tue 10 Mar
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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!

Wed 11 Mar
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The Districts

w/ Pine Barons (7pm, $10/$12, All Ages)

We are excited to announce the Districts first ever visit to Hotel Congress. The explosive four piece from Pennsylvania has been making noise all over the country, literally, and now they are finally bringing their unforgettable rock n roll show to Tucson for this all ages show. See you there!

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Thu 12 Mar
photo by Marie Freeman

UA Presents: Richter Uzur Duo

(7pm, $20-$45, 21+)

The Richter/Uzur duo plays a whimsical mash-up of classical, world, and rock music. While developing into classical virtuosi, they were cutting their teeth in rock bands. Together they have composed and arranged the most expansive collection of music for cello and guitar duo in existence.

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Fri 13 Mar
photo by Marie Freeman

UA Presents: Richter Uzur Duo

(7pm, $20-$45, 21+)

The Richter/Uzur duo plays a whimsical mash-up of classical, world, and rock music. While developing into classical virtuosi, they were cutting their teeth in rock bands. Together they have composed and arranged the most expansive collection of music for cello and guitar duo in existence.

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Fri 13 Mar
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El Tambó Spring Kickoff

w/ Buyepongo, La Diabla, DJ Dirtyverbs, and DJ Maclovio (8pm, FREE, 21+)

Two of the hottest cumbia bands in the borderlands converge on the Hotel Congress for a huge FREE El Tambó party on the plaza. Hosted by DJ Dirtyverbs, with special guest from Phoenix DJ Maclovio, you don’t want to miss this one!


FREE SHOW!

Sat 14 Mar
photo by Marie Freeman

UA Presents: Richter Uzur Duo

(7pm, $20-$45, 21+)

The Richter/Uzur duo plays a whimsical mash-up of classical, world, and rock music. While developing into classical virtuosi, they were cutting their teeth in rock bands. Together they have composed and arranged the most expansive collection of music for cello and guitar duo in existence.

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Sat 14 Mar
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St. Paddy’s Saturday

(9pm, $3 (FREE if you wear Green), 21+)

Get your green on at Hotel Congress’  St. Paddy’s Saturday! We’ve got the world’s largest leprechaun (maybe just a short guy wearing green?!), the world-infamous Zsa Zsas playing live music, bagpipes, DJ’s, semi-traditional Irish folklore, a photo booth, Guinness and Jameson drink specials , green beer,  games and more that will leave your kilt tilted. The night...

Sun 15 Mar
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The Velvet Teen

(7pm, FREE, 21+)

Indie rock veterans The Velvet Teen visit Hotel Congress en route to the annual SXSW Music Festival in Austin, TX. The band has spent the last decade establishing their unique sound, from jazz to technical rock n roll, you have to see it for yourself to understand. They will be joined by some very special guests for this FREE Sunday concert as apart of our 4 day St Paddy’s weekend celebration!


FREE SHOW!

Mon 16 Mar
St. Patrick's Weekend

90s House Party – St. Paddy’s Special!

w/ DJ Sid the Kid and 90 Cent PBRs (10pm-2am, FREE, 21+)

What better way to kick off your St. Paddy’s Day then at Hotel Congress with DJ Sid the Kid?! We will spinning all your favorite retro hits, serving up 90 cent PBR drafts, $2 wells, and other St. Paddy’s Day surprises. Don’t forget to wear green because the holiday starts at 12am!


FREE SHOW!

Tue 17 Mar
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St. Patrick’s Day Great Guinness Toast

(Toast at 10PM, FREE, 21+)

Join us on the plaza this St. Patrick’s Day to ring in the holiday right! At 10pm we will host Tucson’s Official Great Guinness Toast accompanied by live music on the plaza, Irish Food specials from Cup Cafe, $4 Pints & More and comedy in the club hosted by The Switch.


FREE SHOW!

Wed 18 Mar
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Trans Van Santos Album Release Party

w/ Saint Maybe and the Night Collectors (8pm, $5, 21+)

“Moon Mirage” is the new album from Trans Van Santos, the latest incarnation of acid gospel visionary Mark Matos and his transcendent tunes. Saint Maybe, the Night Collectors, and DJ Skratchy Records will be supports Trans Van Santos to hel celebrate the highly anticipated release, Don’t miss this 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)