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Alex Napping

Alex Napping

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

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!

Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

July 31 @ 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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Tobin Sprout

Tobin Sprout

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

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!

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz

August 1 @ 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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Municipal Waste

Municipal Waste

August 2 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

It's time to get slimey, y'all. Municipal Waste is heading to Club Congress to tear apart our stage, piece by piece. Joining them in the demolition are Vapecreeper, Sex Prisoner and Get A Grip. We cannot wait!!

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Luke Elliot

Luke Elliot

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

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!

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Jared & The Mill

Jared & The Mill

August 4 @ 8:00 pm

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.

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Zen Mother

Zen Mother

August 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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!

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WTF AF with Shovel, Chezale, Fawn Bones and Cool Funeral

WTF AF with Shovel, Chezale, Fawn Bones and Cool Funeral

August 6 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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.

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Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

August 7 @ 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

August 8 @ 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!

Amigo the Devil

Amigo the Devil

August 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Everyone's favorite acoustic outlaw country hero, Amigo the Devil, is coming to Club Congress. Supporting him is Americana artist, Wil Ridge.

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D.O.C, Triac, Sex Prisoner and Get A Grip

D.O.C, Triac, Sex Prisoner and Get A Grip

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Negative Approach had to cancel last minute due to an unforeseen and completely unexpected family emergency, but the show must go on! Disciples of Christ, TRIAC, Sex Prisoner and Get A Grip are going to bring down the club for $5! This will truly be a WILD night!

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Lucy Dacus

Lucy Dacus

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

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 Casey Golden, who will swoon you into submission with his indie Americana tunes and leave you happily at ease and ready for Lucy Dacus!

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Reveille Men’s Chorus Season 23 Kick Off Party!

Reveille Men’s Chorus Season 23 Kick Off Party!

August 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Reveille Men's Chorus, Tucson's internationally recognized men's chorus, is entering its 23rd year of changing lives through music. What began in 1995 as a gay men's community chorus with an array of singers has grown, transitioned and taken flight into a community institution of seasoned performers with an added public health focus on HIV/AIDS awareness, education and prevention. On August 13th, come hang out with the Reveille guys at Club Congress for cocktails, karaoke, and information about joining! See you there!

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

August 13 @ 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

August 14 @ 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

August 15 @ 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!

Family Mansion

Family Mansion

August 15 @ 8:00 pm

With the magic of loop pedals and collaborative imaginations, Family Mansion creates an energetic, original and dynamic sound, while remaining a true duo. Experience their aural magic at Club Congress, with opening performances from The Wanda Junes (Tucson), Storming the Beaches With Logos in Hand (Santa Fe) and Ex-Cowboy (Tucson).

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Saint Augustine

Saint Augustine

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

"Eerily familiar and yet unlike anything you've ever heard, the style of Saint Augustine has been described as a blend of shoegaze, dream-pop, metal and indie rock. Joining Saint Augustine and bringing their psychedelic vibe will be Silver Cloud Express along with the genre-jumping Still Life Telescope."

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Jayceeoh

Jayceeoh

August 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Jake Osher, more popularly known as Jayceeoh, is a Los Angeles based Producer/DJ and world-renowned turntablist. In 2014, Jayceeoh gathered support from the likes of A-Trak, Diplo, Bassnectar, Borgore, The Bloody Beetroots, MAKJ, and TJR, to name just a few. Catch him at Club Congress for the party of the year!

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Philip Grimes and the Midnight Band

Philip Grimes and the Midnight Band

August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Philip Grimes is an up-and-coming youngster in the Tucson music scene, and he's working hard to get to the top. Let's help him out by showing him and his band some love for their debut Club Congress show!

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Shadow Band

Shadow Band

August 20 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Riding in on a cloud of smoke, psychedelic travelers Shadow Band sound more like a foggy dream of fantastical lands than any easily identifiable set of musical choices. The band is bringing their ethereal blanket of sounds to Club Congress for a truly enlightening show. Joining them are some of the sweetest Tucsonan boys with their sweet, singular tunes. Check out this killer free show!

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

Ynot Late Night Karaoke

August 20 @ 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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Sunny Side Up Eclipse Viewing Party

Sunny Side Up Eclipse Viewing Party

August 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us on the patio to check out the Great American Total Solar Eclipse. We will have NASA-approved viewing glasses and an eclipse-safe telescope for you to safely look at the eclipse.  Try our breakfast and lunch specials inspired by this once in a lifetime event!

Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

August 21 @ 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

August 22 @ 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!

Amped Up! Open Mic Night

Amped Up! Open Mic Night

August 22 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Join us at Hotel Congress for an awesome open mic experience! From music to stand up to spoken word, if you have something to say or sing- we wanna hear it! Perform on the same stage that many of the greats have played on! Bring your friends down and hang out with other awesome local artists.

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El Tambó Presents Sister Mantos and DJ Dirtyverbs

El Tambó Presents Sister Mantos and DJ Dirtyverbs

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

A cross country tour of radical resistance featuring Sister Mantos (solo set). This genre-defying west coast performer traverses language, cultural and societal boundaries to create music that empowers, heals and makes people dance! Using music to bring communities together, they make spaces to rejoice, resist and reimagine the world in which we live.

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Pelican

Pelican

August 24 @ 7:00 pm

Instrumental metal standard bearers, Pelican, have put our their first album in four years and are setting out on tour. Joining them is Inter Arma, a band that creates hauntingly beautiful and mystical portraits of humanity through their music, as well as Spirit Adrift, one of Phoenix's best heavy metal bands.

Optimist Club A/C Party

Optimist Club A/C Party

August 24 @ 10:00 pm

Kickin off this A/C Party by bringing X-Coast to the West Coast! Keeping the party nice and cold with our new A/C. Now we're the oldest and the coldest! Come join X-Coast as he brings some of our favorite 90's sounds with his own flare of exciting rave vibes.

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Mike Hebert’s Prison Band Release Party

Mike Hebert’s Prison Band Release Party

August 25 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Local favorite, Mike Hebert's Prison Band, is all about our Southwest home, with Hebert's song mimicking those of the cowboys, mid-century prisoners, and even the Delta blues greats. Come on down for the band's big CD release party, and get acquainted with his support, Heather Lil Mama Hardy of Tucson and The Limit Club of Phoenix.

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Hotel Congress and Rhythm and Roots: Jessica Fichot

Hotel Congress and Rhythm and Roots: Jessica Fichot

August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Rhythm and Roots Concert Series is bringing LA's French-Chinese-American songwriter, Jessica Fichot, back to Club Congress! Accompanied by her accordion, toy piano, and fiery band, Fichot draws from her multi-ethnic heritage to create an intoxicating multilingual fusion of French chanson, 1940s Shanghai jazz, gypsy swing and international folk. She will be joined by some very special guests to create a truly magical evening. See you there!

SATURDAZE Dance Party

SATURDAZE Dance Party

August 26 @ 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. $4 Stoli flavors & Maker's Mark, & all your favorite hits from yesterday and today on two stages. Bring your dancing shoes.

Maynard’s Late Night Soul Party : DJ Desert Deer!

Maynard’s Late Night Soul Party : DJ Desert Deer!

August 26 @ 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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The Plurals

The Plurals

August 27 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Diet Pop Records presents a night of punk - both poppy and not - that will surely fill your hearts with teenage glee. The Plurals are coming all the way from Michigan with their pop punk glory, and are joined by LA friends, Jason Paul and the Know It Alls, as well as locals Lenguas Largas and Monsignor Wednesday's Guitar Mass. Come on down for this all ages show!

Remix’d Dance Night

Remix’d Dance Night

August 27 @ 10:00 pm - 1:00 am

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!!!

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Random Acts of Karaoke

Random Acts of Karaoke

August 28 @ 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

August 28 @ 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

August 29 @ 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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HOCO Fest 2017

HOCO Fest 2017

August 30 @ 8:00 am - September 3 @ 11:30 pm

HOCO Fest - held annually at the historic Hotel Congress in the heart of downtown Tucson - will be marking its 12th year by establishing itself as a truly international destination event. Featuring a vanguard, genre-spanning musical lineup, guest lecturers and producer workshops, vintage clothing and vinyl record fairs, free regional liquor tastings, specialized menus from acclaimed local restaurants, and a series of wild experimental after parties amid Arizona's majestic desert day breaks, HOCO Fest 2017 strives to celebrate everything that makes the culture of the borderlands so important.

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HOCO Fest 2017

HOCO Fest 2017

August 30 @ 8:00 am - September 3 @ 11:30 pm

HOCO Fest - held annually at the historic Hotel Congress in the heart of downtown Tucson - will be marking its 12th year by establishing itself as a truly international destination event. Featuring a vanguard, genre-spanning musical lineup, guest lecturers and producer workshops, vintage clothing and vinyl record fairs, free regional liquor tastings, specialized menus from acclaimed local restaurants, and a series of wild experimental after parties amid Arizona's majestic desert day breaks, HOCO Fest 2017 strives to celebrate everything that makes the culture of the borderlands so important.

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HOCO Fest 2017

HOCO Fest 2017

August 30 @ 8:00 am - September 3 @ 11:30 pm

HOCO Fest - held annually at the historic Hotel Congress in the heart of downtown Tucson - will be marking its 12th year by establishing itself as a truly international destination event. Featuring a vanguard, genre-spanning musical lineup, guest lecturers and producer workshops, vintage clothing and vinyl record fairs, free regional liquor tastings, specialized menus from acclaimed local restaurants, and a series of wild experimental after parties amid Arizona's majestic desert day breaks, HOCO Fest 2017 strives to celebrate everything that makes the culture of the borderlands so important.

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HOCO Fest 2017

HOCO Fest 2017

August 30 @ 8:00 am - September 3 @ 11:30 pm

HOCO Fest - held annually at the historic Hotel Congress in the heart of downtown Tucson - will be marking its 12th year by establishing itself as a truly international destination event. Featuring a vanguard, genre-spanning musical lineup, guest lecturers and producer workshops, vintage clothing and vinyl record fairs, free regional liquor tastings, specialized menus from acclaimed local restaurants, and a series of wild experimental after parties amid Arizona's majestic desert day breaks, HOCO Fest 2017 strives to celebrate everything that makes the culture of the borderlands so important.

SATURDAZE Dance Party

SATURDAZE Dance Party

September 2 @ 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. $4 Stoli flavors & Maker's Mark, & all your favorite hits from yesterday and today on two stages. Bring your dancing shoes.

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HOCO Fest 2017

HOCO Fest 2017

August 30 @ 8:00 am - September 3 @ 11:30 pm

HOCO Fest - held annually at the historic Hotel Congress in the heart of downtown Tucson - will be marking its 12th year by establishing itself as a truly international destination event. Featuring a vanguard, genre-spanning musical lineup, guest lecturers and producer workshops, vintage clothing and vinyl record fairs, free regional liquor tastings, specialized menus from acclaimed local restaurants, and a series of wild experimental after parties amid Arizona's majestic desert day breaks, HOCO Fest 2017 strives to celebrate everything that makes the culture of the borderlands so important.

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