Be sure to catch performances by Desert Melodies, Emelie Marchand, Kings of Pleasure, Dancehall Dames, and the Johnny Hotshot Gun Show throughout the evening! Ticket also includes 5 spirit tastes, 2 cocktails, 1 beer, and food.
Proceeds go to the Greater Tucson Fire Foundation to assist with unmet needs in the fire service community in the areas of advanced training, technology, survivor’s help, education campaigns, firefighter health and wellness, and other support services.
Experience the re-enactment of John Dillinger’s downfall at the hands of Tucson law enforcement, famously known for succeeding with Dillinger’s arrest when the FBI couldn’t.
The 2020 Dillinger Days family-friendly festivities include three Dillinger’s capture reenactments, historical artifacts exhibit featuring the actual Tommy Gun, vintage car show, historic lectures, historical walking tours of downtown, and Local First Arizona Roadshow featuring great local vendors!
|10am: Lecture: “A Nine Ring Legal Circus” by Andy Dowdle in (Club Congress)|
|10-10:45am: Desert Melodies (Plaza)|
|11am: Dillinger Reenactment (5th Ave)|
|11:45am: Dillinger Historic Walking Tour (sign up on Plaza)|
|11:45am-12:45pm: Desert Melodies (Plaza)|
|1pm: Dillinger Reenactment (5th Ave)|
|1:45pm: Dillinger Historic Walking Tour (sign up on Plaza)|
|1:45-2:45pm: Prison Band (Plaza)|
|2pm: Lecture: “History of Hotel Congress” by Ken Scoville (Club Congress)|
|3pm: Dillinger Reenactment (5th Ave)|
|4pm: Lecture: “The 1930s, Tucson’s Last Quiet Decade” by Ken Scoville (Club Congress)|
|4-5pm: Tom Walbank (Plaza)|
|5pm: DJ Carl Hanni (Plaza)|
|7-9pm: Closing party with Gabrielle Pietrangelo Trio (Plaza)|
The long weekend doesn’t end there! Don’t miss Tucson Jazz Festival’s free daylong Downtown Jazz Fiesta featuring two outdoor stages and performances at multiple venues downtown!
The 2020 dates for Tucson Jazz Festival are January 10-20, 2020. World-class jazz acts ranging from straight ahead to contemporary jazz are featured at The Fox Tucson Theatre, Club Congress and other downtown venues.
Hotel Congress Experiences include annual signature events including Dillinger Days, Agave Heritage Festival, HOCO Fest, Nightmare on Congress Street, and downtown Tucson biggest New Year’s Eve Party!
The Gabrielle Pietrangelo Trio plays sentimental love songs from the 1930’s and 40’s to close out Dillinger Days!