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!
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 a 90 cent drink special and a little Jazzy Jeff & Nirvana. LET’S PARTY LIKE IT’S 1999.
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!
We have yet another solid line up for you this Thursday. Christian rock super group, RED make their first trip to Hotel Congress on their “Recalibrated Tour” featuring special guests: Disciple, Spoken, Benjah, & A Life Set Apart. Don’t miss this one!
KICK OFF CINCO DE MAYO WEEKEND AT AGAVE FEST! Tucson’s best bartenders, including last year’s winner John Herrera, will go head to head to be named the winner at the 6th Annual Agave Fest, hosted by Hotel Congress and Milagro Tequila. Not to mention, 50+ tequilas, mezcals, sotols, and baconoras will be available for your tasting pleasure! ADMISSION INCLUDES: The Best Agave Coc...
Join us immediately following our 6th Annual Agave Fest in the club for a very special after party with everyone’s favorite dudes, The Electric Blankets! They will be joined by two hot new Arizona acts, Twin Ponies from Tempe and Head Over Heart of Tucson. Don’t miss this FREE Friday party with El Tambo on the Plaza!
Thanks to our friends at Universatile Music, Hotel Congress will be hosting up and coming hip hop artist, Grieves this Cinco de Mayo! Come out and party with us on one of Arizona’s favorite holidays and catch an intimate performance in the club from this young lyricist!
For nearly a decade, Tycho has been known as the musical alias of Scott Hansen, but with the release of Awake (3/18) – his second LP for Ghostly International – the solo project has evolved into a three-piece band. Hansen is known to have one of the best visual presentations to accompany his music… It should make for a beautiful evening in the intimate Club Congress.
Pink Mountaintops is a rock'n'roll band from Vancouver led by Stephen McBean. The band has consisted of members of the Black Mountain collective as well as Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra, Tra-La-La Band, The Delta 72, The Black Angels, Sleepy Sun, Superconductor, The Warlocks, Cat Power, Jesse Sykes and the Sweet Hereafter, and Cold War Kids. All star line up,...
We couldn’t be more excited to be hosting comedian, Brian Posehn. You may know him from his involvement in TV series, “Just Shoot Me” & “The Sarah Silverman Program.” He has also made many cameo’s in hit shows such as, “Seinfeld”, “Friends”, and many more. Brian is a Star Wars hating, Metal music loving, funny nerd… and we cannot wait to see him live at the Hotel Congress!
Tucson’s Prom Body is hittin’ the road…. Only one problem… They don’t have a van. Join us this Friday night to help raise money for these dudes to spread their sounds across the U.S. They will be joined by some of your favorite local acts at this family style rock ‘n’ roll party!
The GOASTT is two people, Sean Lennon and Charlotte Kemp Muhl. It is, in itself, a chimera; a fabulous creature made with parts of two distinctly different creatures. After touring with the Flaming Lips & Tame Impala, the group is gearing up for their own headlining tour which we are excited to be apart of!
It’s a stoner metal super show this Monday with the “Situation: Awesome! Tour” coming through town. Headed up by Portland’s Red Fang with support from Big Business of Seattle and American Sharks of Austin. We have hosted these three bands before so trust us when we say, satisfaction guaranteed.
Tucson, you are blessed. Why you ask? Devin the Dude is coming back to Club Congress once again. Universatile Music presents this ALL AGES Wednesday performance that is sure to be one to remember judging off our previous experiences with Mr. Dude… Don’t miss this!
In 2011, Nicholas Murphy recorded a cover of No Diggity late one night just for his friends. Shared by a handful of people, the song spread like wildfire until reaching #1 on the indie blog charts Hype Machine, and so the Chet Faker identity was born – an ode to Chet Baker’s singing style but incorporating the influence of a youth spent producing house and disco.
This spring has been a memorable one at the Hotel Congress, bringing in such legendary acts as Dick Dale & Joe Ely… But it doesn’t end there. We are excited to announce that Ramblin’ Jack Elliott will be stopping in Tucson for an intimate performance in the club. Get your tickets NOW!
This will probably be your last chance to see Uh Huh Her in such an intimate setting. The LA-based dreamy, dance pop duo is set for a breakout year, and we cannot wait to host them here at the Hotel Congress.
Five childhood friends from the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles, augmented by three Midwestern transplants, The Mowgli’s are a quintessential California band. Inspired by the magnetism of San Francisco, the grind of Los Angeles and the serenity of the Big Sur Coast, their songs are a joyous revival of rock n’ roll, a twisting indie-folk dance and a heartfelt protest ballad.
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 this past fall on Metropolis Records. They will be joined by Yip Deceiver, who we was great opening for Octopus Project here last September. Don’t miss this one!
BORIS has always demolished expectations of what a band can do musically and aesthetically. In keeping with that tradition, they again flip the script for the band’s first official release in three years by serving up their most all-encompassing effort to date. Noise is an amplification of BORIS’ endless pursuit of musical extremes while moving aggressive, intense rock into new territories. Do...
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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.
Retro-Lution with DJ Sid the Kid – Dance music from every era!
WaWaWa – Dubstep night. Geeks Who Drink – Trivia Night
The Optimist Club (free for members)
Saturdaze – Free Dance Party!
S.I.N. Service Industry Night and Club Karaoke