Wow, it’s hard to remember a South Congress without this beloved hotel and gathering place, but there was such a time! Twenty years ago, Hotel San José opened its doors to guests for the first time.

Come celebrate its 20th birthday in the San José Lounge. Enjoy music from our friends Breakaway Records, find out your future with Far Out Astrology, and grab some cake. Cross your fingers because they will be raffling off a chance to win a one night stay. Raffle tickets are $10 and can be purchased when you get there.

When: Wednesday, March 4th

Time: 5–9 p.m.

Hotel San José
1316 South Congress Ave.
Austin, Texas 78704

In her previous life, Kristy was an uninspired realtor who was feeling a little bit bored with her day to day. So on January 1, 2010, she made a New Year’s resolution to write about one thing to do each day in her beloved city of Austin, Texas. And thus, 365 Things Austin was born.