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Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

May 29 @ 8:30 pm

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!

Monday House Party

Monday House Party

May 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 $0.80 wells – 9pm-10pm, $0.90 wells – 10pm-11pm, $2 wells (until 1am), $3 Beer and a Shot “Special” (PBR can/well shot), 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

May 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!

Crown Larks and Mommy Long Legs

Crown Larks and Mommy Long Legs

May 30 @ 8:00 pm

Crown Larks from Chicago are bringing their dreamy noise-scapes to Club Congress, truly complementing the noisy punk of Mommy Long Legs (Seattle). On the local side, we've got psychedelic day dreamers, Miss Abysmal, and even more noise (this time full of the best saxophone cacophonies you'll ever hear) from Gamma Like Very Ultra.

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Magic Wednesday’s w/ STREET BLUES FAMILY

Magic Wednesday’s w/ STREET BLUES FAMILY

May 31 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tucson's favorite neo-soul-jazz-hip hop ensemble is back at Club Congress with their very own monthly residency: MAGIC WEDNESDAYS! Expect a night of musical guest suprises, aural magic and overall good times. See you there!

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Kevin Greenspon (Live Set w/ Live Visuals) at Optimist Club

Kevin Greenspon (Live Set w/ Live Visuals) at Optimist Club

June 1 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

Bank Notes is thrilled to welcome Kevin Greenspon back to Tucson for an hour-long live set during Optimist Club on the patio! Expect a dizzying mix of contemplative dub techno and new agey house music complete with live projections!

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Underground Coverage Tour

Underground Coverage Tour

June 2 @ 7:00 pm

Respect The Underground and Boost Mobile are proud to present the "Underground Coverage Tour," which sets out to bring attention to underground artists across the country. Featuring performances from Bag Of Tricks Cat, Justus Samuel, Tommy Will. BRIXX and more!

Pride Week Kickoff Party!

Pride Week Kickoff Party!

June 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us in celebrating the start of Pride Week in Tucson with a party on the plaza, hosted by the one and only Sid the Kid! Enjoy some classic hits and then slide into our El Tambo Friday night Latin Party at 10pm! See you soon!

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Nina Diaz

Nina Diaz

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

Nina Diaz, lead singer for the San Antonio band Girl in a Coma, has been hailed by NPR as "one of the two or three most exciting, scary-good vocalists in rock today." Joining her at Club Congress are the terrific Birds and Arrows (Tucson/North Carolina) and See (NY)

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CONAN

CONAN

June 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Caveman battle-doom vikings, CONAN, hold a iron-grip command over the uber-synchronized power chord changes and tempo-shifts of the unholy trio of bass, drums and guitar...collectively their plans are clear: they seek nothing less than the crushing of a billion skulls. Get vanquished June 4th at the temple of Club Congress w/ local sludge heroes, NORTH, and frenetic punkers, Sweat, as support.

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

June 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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Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

June 5 @ 8:30 pm

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!

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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

June 6 @ 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!

Mr. Kitty

Mr. Kitty

June 6 @ 8:00 pm

Club Congress is going GOTH! Brace yourselves for the enchanting synthwave stylings of Mr. Kitty (TX) and The Rain Within (VA), who will truly bring out your dark side. Supporting them are iamdrugs.

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Samothrace

Samothrace

June 7 @ 8:00 pm

Doom metal geniuses, Samothrace, are stopping by from Seattle to bring us the heaviest of shows, and joining them are metal friends He Whose Ox Is Gored. $10 to this wild night!

Prince’s Birthday Party with DJ PhatSoul

Prince’s Birthday Party with DJ PhatSoul

June 7 @ 8:00 pm

We're celebrating the birthday of His Royal Badness, aka The Purple One aka our beloved, belated PRINCE! DJ PhatSoul will be spinning the hits and projecting hours of Prince videos - we can't think of a better way to celebrate his birth! The event is FREE - all you need are your dancing shoes, a little of purple, and that loving, grooving spirit!

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An Evening with Mac Powell and Zach Williams

An Evening with Mac Powell and Zach Williams

June 8 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Though Third Day continues to go strong, Mac has put together his second collection of country songs. Including collaborations with songwriters such as Darius Rucker, Christian Bush, Chris Stapleton, and country legend, Travis Tritt. The rootsy collection of foot-stompin', hand clappin' country tunes is a way for Mac to pay tribute to his early musical inspirations while showcasing some music with a bit more levity than Christian music affords. Come see him perform in the intimate setting of Club Congress!

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Kaz Mirblouk

Kaz Mirblouk

June 9 @ 8:00 pm

Lolipop Records' psych rock rager, Kaz Mirblouk, is bringing his band and his energetic sounds to Club Congress! Joining them are locals The Desert Beats and The Rifle - stop by for a great night of free, psychedelic tunes!

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The Unday

The Unday

June 10 @ 7:00 pm

The Unday are bringing their earnest songwriting and sultry pop sensibilities to Club Congress for a killer FREE show! Joining them are heavy post-hardcore locals, Scar Eater, and local instrumental rock outfit, Brass Tax. See you there!

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Merchandise

Merchandise

June 11 @ 7:30 pm

Legendary shoegazers, Merchandise, are making their way to Club Congress and we are pulling our hair out in excitement! High energy post-punk boys, B-Boys, and local goth boys, Rough Night, will be joining them to really round out the night. Can't wait!

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

June 11 @ 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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Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

June 12 @ 8:30 pm

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!

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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

June 13 @ 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!

Plastic Pinks

Plastic Pinks

June 13 @ 8:00 pm - 12:00 am

Burger-signed Garage pranksters, Plastic Pinks, are coming to Club Congress and they're enlisting the likes of local goofballs Dirt Friends to open for them! Let's get weird.

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False Figure

False Figure

June 14 @ 8:00 pm

Oakland darkpunks, False Figure, ft. ex-Tucsonans you all know and love, are returning to the city of their glory! Joining them are local garage rock megaliths, Lenguas Largas, and shoegaze mainstays, Hikikomori.

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Troller

Troller

June 16 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Troller, darkwave witches from Austin, are bringing their techno magic to Club Congress. Local record shop, Wooden Tooth Records, will be spinning between sets, and Eric Schlappi and Snackbirdy will be providing support. See you there!

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Surfapalooza

Surfapalooza

June 17 @ 6:00 pm

Celebrate surf rock with a Saturday beach party featuring three of Arizona’s best surf bands: Shrimp Chaperone, Grave Danger, and The Boogienauts. Michael P will be kicking things off at 6 pm! Delicious fish tacos, ice cold beer, colorful beach balls, twangy surf rock… We may not have an ocean, but we’ll have all the...

Infinite Souls Album Release

Infinite Souls Album Release

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

Infinite Souls, Tucson's favorite husband-wife indie pop duo, is releasing an album and we're throwing a party! Joining the celebration are local emo folk mainstay, Spider Cider, and the hot new soul project from Street Blues Family's Daniel de la Huerta and Zaya Briggs. Come join in on the FREE fun!

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Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

June 18 @ 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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Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

June 19 @ 8:30 pm

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!

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Mystic Braves

Mystic Braves

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Mystic Braves SCREAM classic 1960s psychedelia - think updated Lemon Pipers. These guys will blow your minds into a colorful swirl of oblivion, right after LA's Lollipop Record pals, The Creation Factory, do the same.

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

June 20 @ 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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Aldous Harding

Aldous Harding

June 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

An artist of rare intensity, Aldous Harding's debut release with 4AD (produced with the award-winning John Parish; PJ Harvey, Sparklehorse) introduces a new pulse to the stark and unpopulated dramatic realm where the likes of Kate Bush and Scott Walker reside, along with contemporaries such as Julia Holter and Jenny Hval. This is pop of the highest caliber, on display here at the historic Club Congress.

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Optimist Club

Optimist Club

June 22 @ 9:00 pm - 2:00 am

Get your weekend started right at our weekly Optimist Club! Take advantage of our killer drink specials and then stick around to dance your souls away. We’ve got solid music in every corner: in the club, resident DJs Sid the Kid and Bob Really are spicing things up with the best house, electronic and hip hop...

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Brian Lopez

Brian Lopez

June 23 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Brian Lopez (leading member of XIXA), will be assuming his natural place on the Club Congress stage and sharing his sultry rock n roll with us! Come early to catch his local support, Birds and Arrows, and stay for the subtle madness of Brian Lopez - it will be a night to remember!

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Retro Game Show Night – BattleMimes

Retro Game Show Night – BattleMimes

June 24 @ 6:00 pm

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. This month, we're playing BattleMimes - this is definitely not your grandma's game show!

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde with Live Score by The Invincible Czars

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde with Live Score by The Invincible Czars

June 24 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for a lovely summer night on the Hotel Congress plaza with the silent film classic, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde! The Invincible Czars will be scoring the film with their intricately crafted and precisely performed soundtrack that is sure to blow you away. Come one, come all, for this family friendly evening under the stars.

Maynard’s Late Night Soul Party : DJ DESERT DEER!

Maynard’s Late Night Soul Party : DJ DESERT DEER!

June 24 @ 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 Desert Deer! He will get us groovin on that Patio late night… along with the incredibly good Happy Hour priced food and drinks. MAYNARDS LATE...

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WTF AF

WTF AF

June 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

WTF AF is a monthly series designed to create space for and elevate the voices of our W/T/F community. This month, we will be highlighting some wonderful creators from our little southern corner of the state. The night will feature music from The Exbats, Jade Helm, Snackbirdy and Dani Boi, as well as exhibitions from Miranda Worthington and Rose Clements.

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

June 25 @ 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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Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

June 26 @ 8:30 pm

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!

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Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

June 27 @ 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!

The Switch Comedy Show

The Switch Comedy Show

June 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

It's been a minute since we've had a chance to see some stand up comedy on the fly! On Tuesday night, Arizona’s finest comedians are putting together a show right before your very eyes. Watch as the comedians improvise comedy to audience submitted topics. Hosted by Pauly Casillas and Alex Kack, each show is an original, so each show is worth seeing. We never know what is going to happen!

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Magic Wednesday’s w/ STREET BLUES FAMILY

Magic Wednesday’s w/ STREET BLUES FAMILY

June 28 @ 8:00 pm

Tucson's favorite neo-soul-jazz-hip hop ensemble is back at Club Congress with their very own monthly residency: MAGIC WEDNESDAYS! Expect a night of musical guest suprises, aural magic and overall good times. See you there!

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Black Marble

Black Marble

June 29 @ 7:00 pm

Black Marble of NYC are haunting in every way - from their daunting synths to their hollow vocals. Joining them at Club Congress are Phoenix goth-pop staples, Body of Light and Draa. Expect to be swooned from head to toe by the tunes.

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The Districts

The Districts

June 30 @ 7:00 pm

The Philadelphia four-piece, The Districts, channels its long-forged bonds into visceral, explosive genre blurring music. Informed equally by arrangements and dynamics, and a focus on lyrics, they take inspiration from a broad range of sounds and places. Philadelphia buddies, Spirit of the Beehive, will be joining them as support.

Tucson John hosts Maynard’s Late Night: DJ Desert Deer!

Tucson John hosts Maynard’s Late Night: DJ Desert Deer!

June 30 @ 10:00 pm - 12:05 am

Maynards Market & Kitchen is the place to be for late night grub on the weekend. They have curated local music, great eats, and drinks all starting at 10 p.m. every Friday & Saturday. Tucsonans will enjoy dining downtown under the stars, sipping a craft cocktail, and noshing from the eclectic menu of scrumptiously prepared shared plates, large and small, by their Senior Executive Chef Brian Smith. This delightful fusion is the perfect solution for those looking to eat at a casual place downtown after a show or even to get their late night started off right. #maynardslatenight

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Whole Lotta Zep

Whole Lotta Zep

July 1 @ 7:00 pm

Whole Lotta Zep performed over 100 shows in Arizona from 2007 to 2016 (including their debut at Club Congress) . It's time for this dynamic, exciting band to say "Farewell". They have not performed in a year but have put together an amazing set, once again, of pure Led Zeppelin. This will be their last show and it will be an event! Don't miss your chance to hear the band which put tribute bands on the map in Tucson.

Wet Hot American Party

Wet Hot American Party

July 1 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am

Get wet and cool off on with us Saturday, July 1st during Wet Hot American Party! This year's party will include a water slide, patriotic giveaways, drink specials, and late night bites.

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Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

July 2 @ 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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