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Art in the Lobby – Temple of Shadows

Temple of Shadows Abigail Gumbiner, Annu Palakunnathu Matthew and David H. Wells Exhibition Duration: November 14th-January 2nd The Hotel Congress Lobby Gallery presents an exciting new exhibition named Temple of Shadows, which are photos by Abigail Gumbiner, Annu Palakunnathu Matthew and David H. Wells. This long term project, almost 20 years in the making and…

Orkesta Mendoza added to New Year’s Eve Block Party!

We are excited to announce that Orkesta Mendoza (Sergio Mendoza y la Orkesta feat. Salvador Duran) will be joining us for the Tucson Times Square NYE Block Party as a featured act on the Main Stage. Stay tuned for more surprises! PURCHASE TICKETS HERE $12.50 – Black Friday Special $15 -Tier 1 Price (Until Dec….

Hotel Congress’ Famous Baked Eggs Featured on KOLD

Click on bottom right video icon to view full screen Baked Eggs – Cup Cafe Ingredients: 2 oz. diced ham 2 oz. Julienne fresh leeks 1 tablespoon fine diced shallots 1 tablespoon fine herbs (a mix of parsley, chives, and tarragon), reserve a pinch for the end 1/8 teaspoon each of salt and pepper 1/4…

Lxury now part of Nightmare on Congress Night Two

Originally scheduled to play Saturday, Oct. 25, London-based producer Lxury will now be playing Club Congress on Sunday, October 26 as the headlining act for Nightmare on Congress Day 2. Nightmare on Congress ticket holders will be granted FREE admission to the Lxury show, while day-of attendees pay only $5.00. Doors are at 9:00 P.M….

America’s Most Notorious Outlaw Would Be Damned at Hotel Congress’ Annual Celebration of His Famous Capture Taking Place In January

Tucson, AZ (October 1, 2014)  Mobs of history buffs, fans of the 1930’s, pop culture enthusiasts, and more crowd the historic Hotel Congress annually to pay homage to the man that famously earned the title Public Enemy No. 1 and his nationally-renowned apprehension.  Each year The Hotel Congress hosts a two-day spectacle in honor of…

Let the Ghosts of Hotel Congress Haunt You in The Hidden Room at The Conjuring

TUCSON, AZ (September 18, 2014)   Prepare to have the hairs on the back of your neck stand on end all October long at The Hotel Congress.  Famously known as the hotel with history, the nearly century-old building has been privilege to countless unexplained mishaps, strange happenings, and tragedies. Hotel Congress engaged the services of Kenneth…

Born & Brewed Featured in Edible Baja

Born and Brewed Returns to Congress On Friday, nine breweries will convene at Hotel Congress to compete at the third annual Born and Brewed. By Nicole Thill For two years, Dragoon Brewing Company has held on to The Tucson Beer Cup, proudly displaying the massive silver chalice in their brewery as the reigning Born and Brewed…

Hotel Congress Donations Boost Women’s Foundation

Hotel Congress donations boost Women’s Foundation The Women’s Foundation of Southern Arizona has received more than $600 during the first half of 2014 through Hotel Congress’ Libation Donation initiative. The hotel creates a signature cocktail for a local nonprofit organization, which then receives a portion of the proceeds for each drink sold. The Women’s Foundation’s…

Hotel Congress’ Eleven-Page Spread in Edible Baja

Hotel Congress Breathes History Nearly a hundred years after it opened —30 under the ownership of Richard and Shana Oseran— there’s a little bit of Hotel Congress for everyone. By Lloyd Charles | Photography by Steven Meckler Article in Edible Baja IT’S A BUSTLING SUNDAY MORNING at Hotel Congress: The Cup Café is full of hungry diners looking to…

Nine New Dishes Make the Cut for The Cup Café’s Fall Menu Lineup

TUCSON, AZ (September 10, 2014)   The days of being known as a quiet, little restaurant located in the historic Hotel Congress are long gone as The Cup Café continues to burst at the seams with guests piling in to enjoy their dishes morning, noon, and night.  The twenty-four-year-old restaurant hit its stride five years ago…