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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…

Hotel Congress Named A Sexy After Hours Hotel by Trivago

Leave your immigration reform issues at the door, grab a Corona, and get cozy on the dance floor. It’s as easy as that. Club Congress is one of those few hotspots in the great American Southwest where all political fanatics go to agree on one thing, as they raise their glasses to the resident DJ: Party on, Wayne! Party on Garth! You…

Hotel Congress The Downtown Connection

|sacbee.com|Sam McManis|Sunday March 9, 2014| “But the Hotel Congress, well, complex, you could call it, is the downtown nexus. Built in 1919 to serve passengers on layovers along the Southern Pacific Rail Line, the hotel used to be known as the last place famous gangster John Dillinger laid his head (Room 214) before being captured by Tucson…

Hotel Congress Named Crown Jewel of Congress Street

|washingtonpost.com| Terry Tang |Associated Press | February 27, 2014 | “Get your feet planted in downtown with a walk on historic Congress Street, where the crown jewel is Hotel Congress. Open since 1919, previous guests include notorious criminal John Dillinger and his gang, whose stay there in 1934 led to their capture. You can find a small…

Sir Mix-a-lot , Pinback , Yacht, Murs, IAMSU, Nite Jewel Plus more for March Radness!

Tucson Weekly Presents  SIR MIX ALOT, PINBACK, YACHT, MURS, IAMSU NITE JEWEL, PIG PEN THEATER CO, PAINTED PALMS, THE CASKET GIRLS, THe stargazer lillies and dott Sat, March 8, 2014 6:00 pm Rialto Theatre + Club Congress $15 advance TICKETS This event is all ages   SIR MIX-A-LOT Links Sir Mix-A-Lot parlayed a gonzo tribute…

Calexico plays at Hotel Congress supporting January 8th 2011 non-profit concert

| KVOA.com | Sam Salzwedel | January 19, 2014 10:04 pm | A non-profit that started after the January 8, 2011 mass shooting held another fundraising concert, headlined by Calexico. Joey Burns of Calexico has played 3 Civility Fund concerts. “Coming to the Hotel Congress and playing outside for the Fund for Civility is way better than…

Hotel Congress and Craft Cocktails

Craft cocktails in Tucson: Quality, flavor trump the buzz | Arizona Daily Star | Gerald M. Gay | December 19, 2013 12:00 am | [Hotel Congress] serves 12 regular and rotating [cocktails], which change seasonally and are served at the its lobby bar and in the Cup Café. David Clark, the chief mixologist and lead…

And the Winner Is…

  AND THE WINNER IS… Dragoon Wins Tucson’s Best Beer 2nd Year in a Row TUCSON, ARIZ (September 23, 2013) – Dragoon Brewery keeps their bragging rights for the second year in a row! On Friday, September 20, the people of Tucson once again voted Dragoon Brewery’s India Pale Ale the “Best Overall Beer” at…

Hotel Congress featured on Un-Hipster Blog

Tucson is becoming a destination for hipsters, and those who refuse to believe they are hipsters, like Lauren Modery – the writer behind Hipstercrite. She stayed at Hotel Congress on her recent trip to Tucson. She writes: “Imagine our surprise when we pulled up to the our hotel, the iconic Hotel Congress, and could barely…