WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30
?????? • ZACKEY FORCE FUNK • LANDO CHILL • STREET BLUES FAMILY • DJ HERM
THURSDAY, AUGUST 31
TOMMY WRIGHT III • JOHN MAUS • H09909
DESTRUCTION UNIT • PHARMAKON • IMPALERS • GATECREEPER • MISERABLE • JOCK CLUB • BODY OF LIGHT • KATE M0$$ • GREY SWEATER AUDIO • MANIAC COP • JALPH • OPTIMIST CLUB
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
FRANKIE COSMOS • LA LUZ • MEXICAN INSTITUTE OF SOUND
ORKESTA MENDZOA • KARIMA WALKER • VOX URBANA • FOXX BODIES • NANAMI OZONE • BIG BIG LOVE • ANDREW SHUTA • EL TAMBÓ hosted by DJ DIRTYVERBS
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2
GAIKA • CHERRY GLAZERR • KEITHCHARLES SPACEBAR
XIXA • ELYSIA CRAMPTON • DJ ORANGE JULIUS • WINTER • JS AURELIUS • MEL G • MUTE SWAN • MEMORYMANN • DJ SID THE KID • DJ BOB REALLY
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 3
LEE FIELDS & THE EXPRESSIONS • YVES TUMOR • PROJECT PABLO
RABIT • DRAB MAJESTY • CONTAINER • MARSHSTEPPER • BOAN • WILLIS EARL BEAL • BEN OLAYINKA • PLASTIC DISEASE
CLUB CONGRESS | TUCSON | 2017
- Zackey Force Funk
- Jock Club
- Tommy Wright III
- La Luz
- Frankie Cosmos
- Foxx Bodies
- Nanami Ozone
- Karima Walker
- Orkesta Mendoza
- Mexican Institute of Sound
- Vox Urbana
- Elysia Crampton
- DJ Orange Julius
- Mel G
- Js Aurelius
- Cherry Glazerr
- Mute Swan
- Willis Earl Beal
- Project Pablo
- Lee Fields & The Expressions
- Lando Chill
- Yves Tumor
- Drab Majesty
- Big Big Love
- Body of Light
- Destruction Unit
- grey sweater audio
HoCo Fest SPONSORS
Four Peaks Brewing Co. • Don Julio • Bulleit • Ascetic House • Threshold • SAAMHA
Wavelab • KXCI • Tucson Weekly • Visit Tucson • Casa Libre • UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA ENGLISH DEPARTMENT
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 afterparties amid Arizona’s majestic desert daybreaks, HOCO Fest 2017 strives to celebrate everything that makes the culture of the Borderlands so important.
ASCETIC HOUSE x THRESHOLD PRESENTS: SEMIOTIC SUNRISE SERIES
AFTER PARTIES – 2AM to SUNRISE – THURSDAY to SUNDAY
Threshold by Ascetic House schedules four nights of adventurous after-hours electronic programming, transforming each night into a non-binary experimental club dialogue.
At Hotel Congress Wednesday 8/30 4pm-7pm hosted by Pushing Buttons.
Friday 9/1 Eli Burke opening at Everybody (down the street) and Hotel Congress annual and historic concert poster show in the Lobby all week.
HOCO performer Elysia Crampton leads lecture at University of Arizona Saturday 9/2 at 2pm “music history, native american history (aymara-andean), queer native history (andean), andean colonial studies, spanish chronicler studies, anti-colonial studies, queer justice, disability justice, anti-colonial struggle, native american art (aymara- andean), trans liberation”
Clothing vendors on Maynards Plaza Saturday 9/2 12pm-5pm
Regional vendors on Maynards Plaza Sunday 9/3 12pm-5pm
Book & Zine fair
During Record Fair
Partnership with Tucson Yoga
KXCI Open Studio
KXCI Community Radio will be broadcasting live from Hotel Congress all week in their new permanent satellite studio INSIDE the Hotel. (Big Deal!)
On Labor Day weekend, KXCI Community Radio unveils its new studio in Hotel Congress, with an open house and “Load The Library of Congress” party, Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00p.m. Members of the public are encouraged to come explore the station’s new downtown facility, and help build the Congress studio’s music collection by donating a new or gently-used copy of a favorite CD or album.
BBQs and special menus hosted by award winning restaurants The Cup Cafe at Hotel Congress and Maynards Market and Kitchen all week.
Different FREE tastings during Happy Hour every day featuring Arizona Wineries, Four Peaks Brewery, Mezcal/Tequila, Whiskey, and more. For first 300 patrons through the door only.
Local all star cast leads an outlaw country performance during brunch on Saturday 9/2 on the plaza with bloody mary bar, special menu, and more.
Local all star cast leads an ambient/jazz performance during brunch on Saturday 9/2 on the plaza with bloody mary bar, special menu, and more.