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Thursday, March 20th

HONK!TX Presents: The Brass Band Blitz 2!

Red 7 The Brass Band Blitz will return! This is a benefit for traveling HONK!TX bands and admission is charged for this showcase event that promises to blow your mind.  $7 in adv., $10 at door – 5 bands play!

Friday, March 21st

Pre-Festival Community Shows – We are proud to partner with our community organizations. This year’s community shows will take place at Frontsteps / ARCH, Boys & Girls Clubs of Austin, Rosedale School, and the Thinkery.

HONK!TX Kickoff!
South Congress near Jo’s Coffee from 6p to 10p, *free*
Join us as 18 bands dazzle the denizens of Austin with free musical performances.
Time Jo’s Coffee Snack Bar St Vincent de Paul
6:00 – 6:20
The Carnival Band
Slow Danger Brass Band
Emperor Norton’s Stationary Marching Band
6:20 – 6:40
6:40 – 7:00
Extraordinary Rendition Band
BateBunda
Gora Gora Orkestar
7:00 – 7:20
7:20 – 7:40
Second Line Social Aid & Pleasure Society Brass Band
Yes Ma’am! Brass Band
Dead Music Capital Band
7:40 – 8:00
8:00 – 8:20
Environmental Encroachment
Boss Street Brass Band
D20 Brass Band
8:20 – 8:40
8:40 – 9:00
Austin Samba School
Urban Achievers Brass Band
9:00 – 9:20
9:20 – 9:40
Minor Mishap Marching Band
March Madness Marching Band
9:40 – 10:00

Saturday, March 22nd

HONK!TX in the Park!

Adams Park/Hemphill Park Neighborhood, near 29th and Fruth St.

11:30am-8pm

*free*

Once again we return to the Adams and Hemphill Parks where bands will be performing non-stop in performance spaces around the area. The vast majority of HONK!TX bands will be playing twice throughout the day.

Time Spider House Amphitheater Spider House Park Lot Trudy’s Back Wall Grove / Triangle “Family Stage” (Hemphill @ 30th)
11:30 AM March Madness Parade
12:00 PM
Extraordinary Rendition Band
Gora Gora Orkestar
BateBunda
March Madness Marching Band
12:30 PM
Biohazard Brass Band [will start outside]
Hey Lolly Brass Band
1:00 PM
Emperor Norton’s Stationary Marching Band
Slow Danger Brass Band
Dead Music Capital Band
Austin Klezmer Bund / Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour
1:30 PM
BateBunda
Hey Lolly Brass Band
2:00 PM
Minor Mishap Marching Band
Biohazard Brass Band
Second Line Social Aid & Pleasure Society Brass Band
Yes Ma’am! Brass Band
2:30 PM
Slow Danger Brass Band
Reagan H.S. New Orleans Funk Band
3:00 PM
Environmental Encroachment
Urban Achievers Brass Band
Extraordinary Rendition Band
Emperor Norton’s Stationary Marching Band
3:30 PM Austin Klezmer Bund / Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour
4:00 PM Yes Ma’am! Brass Band
D20 Brass Band
Reagan H.S. New Orleans Funk Band
Minor Mishap Marching Band
The Carnival Band
4:30 PM
Fandango Tejas
5:00 PM
Urban Achievers Brass Band
Second Line Social Aid & Pleasure Society Brass Band
March Madness Marching Band
Environmental Encroachment
5:30 PM
Gora Gora Orkestar
6:00 PM
Dead Music Capital Band
D20 Brass Band
The Carnival Band
6:30 PM


Sunday, March 23rd

HONKTX Parade Day!

Pan-Am Park, 4th and Chicon St

Parade: 12pm-2pm

Band Revue: 2:30pm-5:30pm

*free*

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 Trombone Choir and the all-new bass drum choir!

Parade Route