Tag: Downtown Tucson

Art Happens in Storied Congress Space

Art Happens in Storied Congress Space

November 1, 2014 |

Art Happens in Storied Congress Space Krikawa Jewelry Designs is upping the ante downtown, adding its new design studio, gallery and retail space to an already critical mass of cool on Congress The eastern end of Congress exerts a gravitational pull downtown – with a steady diet of food and drink phenomena. But it’s time […]

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Images That Moved a Nation

Images That Moved a Nation

February 4, 2014 |

Danny Lyon: Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement In the modern era, prior to the internet and the 24-hour news cycle, photographs alone had the power to galvanize public opinion around an issue, movement or story. From Jacob Riis’ How The Other Half Lives in 1890, which depicted the dire conditions of New York […]

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Quench your thirst at Tap + Bottle

Quench your thirst at Tap + Bottle

July 2, 2013 |

You’d swear there is a brewery or vineyard out back at Tap + Bottle, 403 N. 6th Avenue. Though they don’t brew beer or tend to grapes, owners Rebecca and Scott Safford are playing right into the turn of the century ambiance firmly in place at their newly opened beer and wine tasting room and […]

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Tap + Bottle opens

Tap + Bottle opens

June 28, 2013 |

Tap + Bottle Opening, just before and right after. Read more about Tap + Bottle,  here

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New on the Menu at Cup Cafe

New on the Menu at Cup Cafe

September 10, 2012 |

Cup Café at Hotel Congress has revealed a brand new menu that not only has updated food items, but a fresh new face. Some of the delicious new additions include: Cubano – The sandwich that gained a following at Maynards has found a new home across the street on Cup’s lunch menu.  The Cubano features braised pork […]

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Congress Street Awaits Saint House, Lulu’s Shake Shoppe and New Things for the Rialto Building

Congress Street Awaits Saint House, Lulu’s Shake Shoppe and New Things for the Rialto Building

September 2, 2012 |

This article is from DowntownTucson.org The people behind the popular HUB Restaurant & Ice Creamery, Playground Lounge, 47 Scott and Scott & Co., and the Rialto Exhibition Center are ready to make their next moves as soon as streetcar construction wraps up on Congress Street. All of it revolves around the empire of Scott Stiteler, […]

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