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Tucson Named #3 Most Underrated City in the World

Hotel Congress is named a not-to-miss spot in Tucson, Travel + Leisure’s #3 most underrated city in the world!

Tucson Named a World Festival & Event City

Check out this entry video showcasing why Tucson has been named a World Festival & Event City by the International Festivals & Events Association! We are honored to see signature Congress events alongside the many amazing festivals and events held in our city.

Art in the Lobby: Lauri Kaye

Join us Saturday, October 7th from 6-8pm in welcoming Lauri Kaye and her artwork in the Hotel Congress Lobby! Lauri Kaye Lauri Marks Kaye has worked professionally as an artist since graduating from Parsons School of Design, New York City in 1992. She first landed a job as an assistant art director at Rolling Stone…

Born & Brewed Beer Battle

Fourteen breweries joined us on the Hotel Congress plaza to compete for People’s and Judge’s Choice of Best Flagship Beer and Best Specialty Beer. Congratulations toBorderlands Brewing Company for taking home BOTH People’s Choice awards, to Crooked Tooth Brewing Co. for winning Judge’s Choice of Best Specialty Beer, and to Copper Mine Brewing Co. for winning Judge’s Choice of Best…

Hotel Congress & The International Rescue Committee

Learn about International Rescue Committee and our partnership with this wonderful organization by watching this short video! See all our videos on our Youtube channel.

HOCO Fest 2017 video

Revisit HOCO Fest 2017 whenever you get nostalgic with this video! Stay up to date with all our videos by subscribing to our Youtube channel

Art in the Lobby: Alyssa Burr

Join us Saturday, September 9th from 6-8pm in welcoming Alyssa Burr and her artwork in the Hotel Congress Lobby! Artist bio: Alyssa was born in Mexico City and traveled worldwide before attending high school in Washington, D.C. Her great-grandfather, William Wilke, was a famous etcher and silversmith in San Francisco. Since 1984, Alyssa has been…

Art in the Lobby: Isadora Hale

Join us Saturday, August 5th from 6-8pm in welcoming Isadora Hale and her artwork in the Hotel Congress Lobby! A San Francisco Bay Area native, Isadora Hale credits her exposure to the diverse musical, cultural and artistic influences of the area for her bold artistic style, often including touches of tattoo and/or rockabilly aesthetics.  In…

Art in the Lobby: Sasha Lewis

The Hotel Congress welcomes Tucson native Sasha Lewis! We are excited to join the list of local hotspots that have shown her work! Join us for her artist reception on Saturday, June 3 from 6-8pm.

Art in the Lobby: Wrara

The Hotel Congress Lobby Gallery welcomes Wrara! Join us for her artist reception this Saturday, May 13th from 6-8 p.m . This exhibition will run until June 1st. Wrara is a local Phoenix artist who has been drawing and painting since a very early age. Mediums of choice range from the usual pen and ink,…