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2017 Hotel Congress Grant Winners

So many great organizations applied for our Hotel Congress 2017 grant. The decision was tough, but we’re so excited to announce the recipients of this year’s grant! Congratulations to the Jewish History Museum who received $2,500 & Tucson’s January 8 Memorial Foundation who received $7,500! We are already taking applications for our 2018 grant, so please apply today…

Art in the Lobby: Carlos Encinas

Join us Saturday, December 2nd from 6-8pm in welcoming Carlos Encinas and his artwork in the Hotel Congress Lobby! Artist Bio Carlos Encinas is best known for his public art, a picture book, murals, digital art prints and paintings displayed in Tucson, Phoenix and various other locations in the USA.

No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

Create this Cup Cafe no-bake recipe and impress your family and friends this Thanksgiving without breaking a sweat! After you make it, take a photo and post on Instagram and tag @hotelcongress and use #cupcaferecipe. We will share our favorite photos the week of Thanksgiving!

12 News: A History of Fire, John Dillinger and Ghosts

Brush up on local history and ghost stories with this article and video about Hotel Congress from 12 News!

12 News: AZ’s Spookiest Spots

Check out 12 News’ round up 5 of Arizona’s spookiest spots, including, of course, Hotel Congress!

News 4 Tucson: A Tour of Tucson’s Most Haunted

Check out News 4 Tucson’s article, A Tour of Tucson’s Most Haunted, featuring Hotel Congress, and the accompanying video below!

Nightmare on Congress 2017 Video

We had a blast kicking off the Halloweekend with our annual Nightmare on Congress party! Relive the spooky fun, costume contests, and Halloween madness with our latest video!

Crooked Tooth Private Brew: Congress Unfiltered

We are excited to announce the release of our first exclusive private beer in partnership with Crooked Tooth Brewing Company, Congress Unfiltered!

Skift video: How Event Planners Are Tapping Into Downtown Tucson Creative Spaces

See how downtown Tucson’s evolution and revitalization are transforming the way event planners are looking at the city of Tucson!

Grazia Magazine: An Air of Far West

Grazia Magazine France named Hotel Congress in a list of 12 holiday destinations against the current! “It was in the Congress hotel in Tucson that the gangster John Dillinger had taken refuge in 1934. We went to discover the rehabilitated ghost towns where more than 300 westerns were filmed between the Arizona deserts , gold and lead sun.” By Dominique Savidan Check out…