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!
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.
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 NIGHT MENU Get in on the action from the beginning! We are gonna turn Amtrak into Soul Train! Maynards Market & Kitchen is the place…
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 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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
DVME presents an indie Fourth of July Party! Featuring the catchiest of indie rock groups, The American Indie from Boston, and locals La Cerca, Architecture and Wallpaper Prison. It’s going to be a night of great, FREE, music that will take us back to our patriotic indie roots – and OF COURSE, we’ll have a break to go outside and watch the fireworks!
DVME presents a great night of local music, featuring everyone’s favorite versatile rock’n’roll band, Michael P & The Gullywashers, mellow country lovers, Half-Broke Town, and local singer-songwriter-swooner, Blue Manana. See you there!
Portland-based Burger outfit Patsy’s Rats, (fronted by Patsy Gelb, daughter of rock n roll legend Howe Gelb and esteemed musician herself), will be returning to her hometown stage in July! Joining her are local rock n roll hit-makers, The Resonars, and Bay Area noise group, Al Lover, and everyone’s favorite locally-owned record store, Wooden Tooth Records, will be spinning the hits between sets. You’re all in for quite the treat!
Decker.’s music is clearly drawn from the land of Southern Arizona—all that is at once comforting, eerie, haunting, healing, harsh and beautiful. He carves something unique out of the essence he grasps in his red rock home of Sedona, Arizona—a land of red clay mountains and vortexes–and he is bringing it all to Club Congress. Joining him is local singer-songwriter Carlos Arzate and his band, The Kind Souls as well as indie pop artist, Upsahl.
We’ve teamed up with Tucson’s favorite folk and country lovers, Rhythm and Roots Concert Series, to bring you Joe King Carrasco, the legendary 1980s Tex-Mex rock’n’roll artist! He will be making his return to Club Congress and we couldn’t be more excited! Get ready to feel the energy of his pop, rock and Latin rhythms – it will be a night to remember!
Seattle indie pop outfit, Dogbreth, are making their long-awaited return to the Club Congress stage and they’re bringing a diverse group of bands with them. These opening acts include Indiana twee pop group, Nice Try, math rock/post-hardcore locals, Her Mana, and brand-new-don’t-even-know-what-they-are-yet group, CTV. What a great ALL AGES show!
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.
90s House Party (10pm)
w/ DJ Sid the Kid & 90 cent PBR drafts
Geeks Who Drink – Trivia Night (8pm)
AMPED UP! Open Mic (8pm)
The Switch Comedy (8pm)
Salvador Duran on the Plaza (7:30pm)
OPTI CLUB Dance Party (10pm)
Tom Walbank on the Plaza (7pm)
DJ Dirtyverbs on the Plaza (10pm)
Saturdaze – FREE Dance Party (10pm)
w/ DJs Sid the Kid, BOBFelix, Andrew Shuta, & Jalph
Hot Club of Tucson (10:30am)
S.I.N. Service Industry Night & Club Karaoke (10pm)