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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 7:00 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…

Hotel Congress Featured In Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race

‘ The second stop in The Great Food Truck Race brought the rookies to Tucson. Many of the trucks thought that going from Southern California to the Southwest meant it would be an easy transition, but that wasn’t the case for everyone. Those who took the opportunity to adapt to local tastes found the best…

Our Famous Bloody Mary Featured By Food Network

Welcome to Tucson: 10 Must-Try Mexican-Inspired DishesHere’s a guide to 10 can’t-miss Tucson dishes with a distinctly Mexican influence.  By Jackie Alpers Welcome to Tucson Tucson, Arizona, is famous for its Sonoran-style Mexican food. A college town located just 60 miles north of the Mexican border, and situated between Santa Fe and Southern California both…

Hotel Congress Featured in Canadian Film

There is such a unique and vibrant film community in our great country that is willing to push the boundaries and tell stories that fall into the incredible diverse nature of this land we call home. “Hotel Congress” which is a feature film that was developed from beginning to end with a mere budget $1000…