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We need volunteers to house musicians, get them

around, and make the festival run smoothly.


Thanks to everyone who helped us reach our kickstarter campaign goal! We are still accepting your donations as every dollar counts. We’re growing a lot this year and are still striving to reach our projected budget.

You can donate funds directly online via the Austin Community Foundation, or come to our upcoming fundraiser event!

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Traveling from all over the country to perform free for Austin and ranging in size from four

to forty members, here’s a random sampling of some of our amazing HONK! Bands: