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  • Bikini Island Teaser Circle

    July Wet Hot American Block Party

    July   WET HOT AMERICAN BLOCK PARTY 9pm-2am // $3 // 21+ Join us for our annual Wet Hot American Block Party hosted by Generation Cool, Jalph, & Malcolm Flowers. This years’ party will include an early comedy showcase with Henry Barajas, Pauly Casillas, & Brandon Wardell (LA, Funny or Die). Two dance stages w/ Shelco Garcia…

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  • Cup Anniversary Circle

    August Celebrate 25 Years With The Cup Cafe

    AUGUST – Celebrate 25 years with the cup cafe Celebrate 25 years with the Cup Cafe, from 6-8pm on Saturday, August 1st! There will be a towering 25 layer cake, raffle and prizes, crazy drink specials, blast from the past menu specials, live music from Awkward Moments and glass blowing by Sonoran Glass School. Check the first…

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  • HOCO Circle

    September HOCO Fest and Tucson's Beer Cup

    September – HOCO FEST and BORN & BREWED:  HOCO FEST 2015 Hotel Congress hosts HoCo Fest this Labor Day Weekend (Sept. 4- Sept. 6)!  For Club Congress’ 30th anniversary, we have 3 days of both local and national acts bringing their sound to Tucson, from HoCo mainstay Roger Clyne to classic Tucson band Camper Van Beethoven to Pollo Elastico,…

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    October Halloweek

    Halloweek At Hotel Congress Enjoy seven spine-chilling days devoted to Halloween starting Saturday, October 25 and running through Friday, October 31.  We’ve got The Conjuring, Nightmare on Congress, and our annually famous Halloween Party for your devilish pleasure. An evening of intrigue and mystery with The Hidden Room Presents: The Conjuring! Hotel Congress engaged the…

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  • Face Paint Town Circle

    November Face Paint Town

    November – Face Paint Town Count on us as the pre and post procession headquarters as we kick off the 25th Annual All Souls Procession by morphing you into sweet walking skeletons for FREE!! Procession walkers and enthusiasts alike can take advantage of the family-friendly event from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, November 9. We hate lines…

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    December New Year’s Eve Bash

    AlL tickets sold out!!! We are no longer selling NYE tickets. For those of you who are already lucky ticket holders we won’t leave you high and dry. The tents and heaters have been ordered, so you will ring in 2015 comfortably. The taco will drop rain or shine! Ring in 2015 with indoor and…

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    January Dillinger Days

    Come to the annual event at Downtown Tucson’s historic Hotel Congress commemorating the capture of PUBLIC ENEMY No.1, John Dillinger! Hosted on Friday, January 23 and Saturday, January 24, 2015.      America’s Most Notorious Outlaw Would Be Damned at Our Annual Celebration of His Famous Capture Taking Place In January Mobs of history buffs, fans of…

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    February Valentine's Day at the Hotel Congress

    February – Sweethearts of the Rodeo Make Hotel Congress your romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day with  an array of food and drink specials, as well as live music in the heart of downtown Tucson.  

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    March Great Guinness Toast

       St. Pagac’s Day  Renowned local artist and impresario Joe Pagac hosts a night of Irish themes shenanigans and Tom Foolery to kickoff a huge four day weekend of McMayhem here at Hotel Congress. Featuring music by the Zsa Zsa’s, SATURDAZE DJs, the world’s tallest leprechaun, bagpipes, a photobooth, and much more.  Saturday, March 14th, 2014 JOIN US AS WE KICK…

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  • Poetry circle

    April Poetry Festival

    THE TUCSON POETRY FESTIVAL CELEBRATES ITS 32nd BIRTHDAY! The Tucson Poetry Festival, one of the oldest and most prestigious annual events of its kind in the world, will celebrate it’s 32nd Birthday during the first weekend of National Poetry Month in 2015. Throughout its illustrious history TPF has hosted Nobel Prize Winners, Pulitzer Prize Winners, Poets…

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    May Agave Fest

    May – 7th Annual Agave Fest   Kick off Cinco de Mayo Week at Hotel Congress for our annual celebration of all things Agave!  Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 day of! Get Tickets here! Join us at 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 2 for our 7th Annual Agave Fest. Who knew the seventh…

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  • Smokin circle

    June Smokin' Showdown: Battle for the Best BBQ

      Thanks To Our Sponsors and Partners Get ready for a smoke out during the Smokin’ Showdown at Hotel Congress. The inaugural battle features seven local restaurants on the quest to show you that they have the best brisket barbecue in Southern Arizona. With this sear comes beer provided by Pueblo Vida and all ticket proceeds benefit Steele…

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