Festival of Community Street Bands


Gregg Moore plays for the folks at ARCH

A Record Number

In other exciting news, we’ve received a record number of applications to play the HONK!TX festival this year — from both here in Austin and elsewhere around the country world! We would love nothing more than to say

Sousa Madness

1/24: HONK!TX Brass Blow-Out FUNraiser at Spider House!

HONK!TX IS TURNING 5! That’s right, FIVE YEARS of HONK! in Austin with the support of your beautiful faces.

From Austin to Australia – HONK! OZ takes flight

HONK! season is underway in Texas – you can tell because the brass is blooming everywhere! Speaking of everywhere: Australia’s on the radar in the first weeks of 2015 as it gets ready to debut its very own HONK! festival

HONK!TX Starts Tonight at Red 7!

It’s our second annual Brass Band Blitz at Red 7! Join us at 9pm and let 5 visiting bands melt your face off! Featuring performances by The Carnival Band  Vancouver’s Carnival Band marches against Monsan

You gotta see this!

10 Ways to HONK!TX

10 9 (and counting quick!) days from now, Austin’s favorite free music festival reclaims the streets, parks and neighborhoods of Austin from the madness gone before it.

Links you need to know

Howdy folks! We’re a short ways away from all the musical fun and joy of HONK!TX 2014 a/k/a HONK!4TX We’re going to share a few links with you, but first, we have a special need for centrally located housing volunteer

Save the Date! January 24th = HONK!TX Winter FUN!raiser

HONK!TX is returning for a fourth amazing year…with your help! This community-sponsored festival is made possible through generous donations of time, energy and money, and this is our main fundraising event.

Movin’ and Groovin’

Great news! We’ve confirmed 16 attending bands so far this year, with more updates coming soon! We’re excited to let you know the details, but you can get a good idea of how things are shaping up by stopping off at our b

Updates in Progress!

Hey folks – we’re updating our site with all of the info for our fantastic fourth year.

Schedule is Posted!

Just in case you haven’t clicked on our schedules link lately, we thought we’d let you know the official schedules are posted! http://www.honktx.