ELIAS is releasing his debut album, “Nostalgia”, and MEOW Magazine is throwing a party! Produced entirely by Tucson’s BV Beats, “Nostalgia” puts ELIAS in the limelight and the listener in a time capsule back to the golden age of R&B. The night will also feature performances from local support, Rubix & the Resistance, Jaime J Soto and Kiley Jae. See you soon!
Bidi Badi Banda—the worldclass all-star Selena Tribute band— might be from Austin, TX, but to us they might as well be an unofficial Club Congress house band! Tucson loves Selina, and Bidi Bidi Banda has provided the best possible cathartic sing-along time and time again! This is one you cannot miss!
Sleepy Sun are bringing their shimmery indie pop to Club Congress, and you can catch them for FREE! We’ve got some super special guests opening up for them – local experimental psych project, Daycones, and psych-outfit, Elegant Rabies, who will be playing their first show ever! don’t miss out!
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!
Join us every Monday on the plaza for Random Acts of Karaoke! The fun starts at 8:30pm and goes till we’ve run out of talent, so come prepared for a night filled with FREE entertaining acoustic karaoke!
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!
Star Parks are a dreamy, nostalgic indie band from Austin, TX, and they are embarking on a Southwest tour. Joining them on their night on our esteemed Club Congress stage is Hannah Yeun, a witchy alternative group from Portland, and La Cerca, a local indie rock group with years of experience behind them!
Marley B is back to drop a new project featuring the production of the talented DJ Hoppa (Broken Complex, Dizzy Wright, Demrick). This is the party of all rap parties! Featuring new tee shirts, new vinyl presses, CDs, stickers and hugs!
It’s Christmas! In July anyway….Let your mind take a break from this sweltering summer heat and indulge in the wintery festivities you’ve all been dreaming of. In the evening, we’ve got fun for the whole family, which includes a water slide and sno cones, and then starting at 8pm, things get a little naughtier for all you 21+’ers! Think sexy santa and his elves….the event is FREE until 10pm, when it switches to $3 and 21+.
You’ve seen Sur Block play and grow with energy and excitement over the years, and now the indie pop outfit you all know and love is finally releasing their debut album! The band will be joined by local hip hop legend Lando Chill and local neo-soul energizers Street Blues Family. It will, without a doubt, be a night for the books!
Come down to Club Congress every 4th Sunday of the month for dancing, drink specials and a great end to your weekend! Not only do we have local dance music magician, Tommy Defekt, spinning his very own remixes of all the classic dance tracks, but also, we’ve got $2 clear spirits and $1 of drafts from 9-1am…what more could you want from a Sunday night?!
Oh, and we forgot to mention the best part…the whole night is FREE!!!
Austin-based quartet Alex Napping draws from the deeply personal and the sonically groovy to create storytelling with a beat. We couldn’t be more excited to host them at Club Congress! Joining them is local desert whisperer, Karima Walker, and local indie pop trio, The Rifle. Only $5 for this ALL AGES show!
Tobin Sprout, former guitarist / songwriter of indie-rock icons Guided By Voices, has a new album (his first in 7 years), and he’s bringing his fresh tracks to Club Congress! Joining him on tour are psychedelic-folk wizards, Elf Power. See you there!
Luke Elliot is travelling the country, sharing his debut album with the world. Produced by John Agnello (Kurt Vile, Sonic Youth and Dinosaur Jr), the album swells with rock n roll sensibilities while maintaining an underlying current of clean pop. Catch him performing his new songs at Club Congress!
Phoenix country outfit, Jared and the Mill, like to think that some shred of the Southwest — of their home — can be found in the heart of their music. And it can – their tunes swell with Southwestern country magic, which will flow onto the Club Congress on August 4th. Joining the band is KOLARS, who bring their own Southwestern flare to their indie pop music.
One of Seattle’s most interesting groups, ZEN MOTHER—featuring the core duo Monika Khot and Adam Wolcott— are a two-piece experimental, electronic rock project inspired by French composer, Igor Wakhevitch, who in their on words are “about the proliferation of self confidence and drug substitutes.” Experience their mind bending genre amalgams with support from local heroes Lenguas Largas and post-punk newcomers Vatican Ratlines!
WTF AF presents an evening of W/T/F musical creation with Shovel, Chezale and Tucson’s newest and sweetest, Cool Funeral.
The night will also be the release party for the very first edition of Not Just A Pretty Face ~ a collective zine created by the powerful W/T/F voices in our community.
Everyone’s favorite acoustic outlaw country hero, Amigo the Devil, is coming to Club Congress. Supporting him is Americana artist, Wil Ridge.
Negative Approach, arguably one of the pioneers of hardcore music founded in the 1980s, are bringing their madness to Club Congress! Joining them are Disciples of Christ, TRIAC, Sex Prisoner and Get A Grip – this will truly be a WILD night!
Lucy Dacus’s debut album, No Burden, is full of surprises — sharp lyrical observations, playful turns of musical phrase, hooks that’ll embed themselves in your frontal lobe for days. She and her band will be bringing all of these and more to the show. Joining her is Molly Burch, who will romance you with her soft songs and leave you happily at ease and ready for Lucy Dacus!
90s House Party (10pm)
w/ DJ Sid the Kid & 90 cent PBR drafts
Geeks Who Drink – Trivia Night (8pm)
AMPED UP! Open Mic (8pm)
The Switch Comedy (8pm)
Salvador Duran on the Plaza (7:30pm)
OPTI CLUB Dance Party (10pm)
Tom Walbank on the Plaza (7pm)
DJ Dirtyverbs on the Plaza (10pm)
Saturdaze Dance Party (10pm)
w/ DJs Sid the Kid, BOBFelix
Hot Club of Tucson (10:30am)
S.I.N. Service Industry Night & Club Karaoke (10pm)