The official schedule is now posted! The map of all locations is below.
Thursday, March 21st
Friday, March 22nd
Pre-Festival Community Shows – We are proud to partner with FrontSteps’ Austin Resource Center for the Homeless and with the Austin Boys & Girls Club South Unit for our community shows this year. We’re also taking a special trip to AISD’s Maplewood Elementary!
Saturday, March 23rd
HONK!TX in the Park!
Adams Park/Hemphill Park Neighborhood, near 29th and Fruth St.
Once again we return to the Adams and Hemphill Parks where bands will be performing non-stop in 5 performance spaces around the area. March Madness Marching Band kicks off the festivities with a neighborhood parade at 11:30am. The vast majority of HONK!TX bands will be playing twice throughout the day. Stay tuned for the lineup!
Sunday, March 24th
HONKTX Parade Day!
Pan-Am Park, 4th and Chicon St
Band Revue: 2:30pm-5:30pm
We’re kicking off our annual parade from Pan-American Park in East Austin at 12 Noon sharp! The route will see 20 bands and plenty of spectacle marching their musical way through East Austin and returning to the park. Following that will be our annual all-band blowout revue where bands will have 8 minutes to strut their stuff for an adoring audience of fans and friends. Be on the lookout for one-shot appearances by the Low Brass Choir, High Wind Choir and the One-Ounce Opera!
HONK!TX Movie Night
The Off Center (2211 Hidalgo)
Join us at The Off Center for a special free screening of three movies about brass band culture: Trip to the Moon, Sousa on the Rez, and HONK! You Very Much.
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