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HONK! Festival 2018 -- save the dates: October 5-7, 2018
HONK! Festival: 13th annual festival of activist street bands, with a wide variety of events planned in Somerville, Cambridge, & Boston.
HONK! is a rousing socio-political music spectacle which features social activist street bands from all over the world, who come together to share their different approaches in merrily instigating positive changes in their communities.
The full list of participating bands, along with an overview of all activities taking place, will be available soon after Labor Day weekend.
Basic listings information:
Festival of activist street bands.
October 5-7, 2018
Various neighborhoods throughout Somerville, Cambridge, and Boston.
Rain or shine; free and open to all.
For further information:
Further background on the HONK! Festival:
An annual 3-day free festival bringing brass bands from all over the United States and the world to Somerville, MA and vicinity for a celebration of music, community and activism. Organized entirely by volunteers and now in its 13th year, HONK! in Somerville has inspired festivals near – Providence, Brooklyn, Seattle, Austin, Detroit – and far – Australia and Brazil, to name just a few. Visit www.honkfest.org for further background info.
submitted by marycurtinproductions
[on behalf of the HONK! Festival]