Past Shows

Euphoria Fest

Saturday April 8, 2017

6 – 7 pm

Carson Creek Ranch (Map)

9507 Sherman Rd., Austin, 78742

For more information click HERE.



A Free Festival of Community Street Bands

Friday March 31 – April 2, 2017

Austin, Texas

Friday March 31, 2017

A Night on South Congress

6:30 – 7pm, Jo’s Coffee House Stage

8-10pm: All Bands Revue

Cheer Up Charlies

Friday March 31, 2017

10 pm

900 Red River St., Austin, Texas

Join us for a HONK!TX after party with Honking-special guests!

More information: Cheer Up Charlies


Saturday April 1, 2017

A Day in Adams Park

12noon – 12:45pm, Wheatsville

4:30pm – 5:15pm, West Grove

For more information and schedule click HERE.


Sunday April 2, 2017

East Austin Parade and Band Revue

12noon – 5pm

Pan Am Park at 3rd and Chicon

For more information and schedule click HERE.


Super Band Merge Bloco Workshop and Parade

Lemon Lounge

Thursday, March 30, 2017

7-9 pm

908 E. 5th St., Austin, Texas

Dear, sparkling, wonderful, joyful bands of HONK!TX 2017: Please bring your horn and join us for this workshop and Super Band Merge Bloco. We will start at the Lemon Lounge, with a workshop on Rio-style Bloco band processions.  The parade will then meander along the sidewalks to the HONK!TX Thursday night fundraiser show at the Sidewinder! (Please note: this is not a big official parade; it is essential that we stick to sidewalks and avoid blocking intersections. It IS legal to parade without a permit or police escort, but it is not legal to block the streets.)

More Information: Super Band Merge


Moon Tower and Minor Mishap

Hotel Vegas

Wednesday March 29, 2017

10 pm

1502 E. 6th St., Austin, TX

More Information: Hotel Vegas, MMMB FaceBook


with Slow Danger

Sunday March 25, 2017

9 pm

2227 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA

More Information: Siberia, MMMB FaceBook

Borderfest – Hidalgo, Texas

March 3 – 5, 2017

State Farm Arena

2600 N. 10th Street

Hidalgo, Texas

In its 41st year, South Texas’s largest music, culture and
heritage festival “BorderFest” will celebrate the U.S.A. Each year, the
festival has paid homage to a different country, bringing a bit of its
culture and history to the Rio Grande Valley.  Join us for some true South Texas fun!

The Parish

Wednesday, March 1, 2017


214 E. 6th St., Austin, TX

More Information and Tickets: The Parish

Mardi Gras in New Orleans

Friday, February 24, 2017

HONK Band Blitz

9:30pm – 2am

Castillo Blanco Art Studio

4321 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA

Line-up: Browncoat Brass, Minor Mishap Marching Band, Lovebomb Go-Go, Detroit Party Marching Band, Chaotic Noise Marching Corps.

Saturday, February 25, 2017

7th Annual Panorama Brass Band Show

9pm – the cows come home

Allways Lounge 

2240 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA

More Information: Allways Lounge, Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

Bate Bunda

Sunday February 26, 2017

HiHo Lounge

2239 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA

More Information: HiHo Lounge, Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

Second Line Parade for funky Meters

Thursday, February 16, 2017


310 Willie Nelson Blvd., Austin 78701 (map)

Minor Mishap and our HONK!TX friends will be kicking off Mardi Gras season with a parade through the 2nd Street District. We’ll take you through the streets and back to the Moody Theater for the funky Meters show (with Flow Tribe and 7 Come 11).  Get your New Orleans on and join us!  More details to come.

More info: funky Meters, Flow Tribe, 7 Come 11

HONK!TX Brass Blowout FUNraiser

Saturday, January 21, 2017

8:30 pm at The North Door

502 Brushy St., Austin 78602 (map)

HONK!TX 2017 is just around the corner! Join us for HONK!TX’s Brass Blowout FUNraiser! Suggested donation of $10 at the door, cash or credit. Bid on aaaamazing silent auction items from local businesses, makers, and musicians throughout the night!

Emceed by the one-and-only performer/entertainer/music maven, the fantastic Luna Tart, local brass bands will rock the North Door off its hinges, giving you a taste of what’s to come at this year’s festival. Performers include:
Yes Ma’am Brass Band
Moon Tower Brass Band
Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour
The Collective Dischord
Dead Music Capital Band
Boss Street
Minor Mishap Marching Band

The show will include unique archival films provided by the Texas Archive of the Moving Image playing as a backdrop to the bands’ perfomances.

All proceeds benefit HONK!TX’s 2017 free, family-friendly, all-volunteer run festival, which is coordinated by HONK!TX, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization right here in Austin. Can’t make it? Support HONK!TX through our online fundraiser at

All ages until 11pm; 18+ after 11pm!

Happy HONK!

St. Elmo NYE 2017

Saturday, December 31, 2016

8:00 pm

St. Elmo Brewing Company

440 E. Saint Elmo Rd., Austin 78645 (map)

***South Austin*** New Year’s Eve Party, with tons of craft beer and brassy-ness? Sounds dreamy! Join Minor Mishap Marching Band and Saint Elmo Brewing Company for New Year’s Eve!

$10 advance, $15 day of show.

Purchase tickets by clicking HERE.

Minor Mishap Marching Band’s Winter Solstice Lantern Parade!

photo by Stephen Pruitt

photo by Stephen Pruitt

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

6:00pm – 7:00pm

Seaholm Power Plant

800 W. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX 78701

Please join us for a celebration of light, music, and community on the longest night of the year! Let’s gather together out in nature, under the dark sky to celebrate music and community and being alive. Won’t that be beautiful?  And the beauty of this event depends on YOU!  Make lanterns! It’s easy and fun!  Let’s all make lanterns (please flashlight and flameless lanterns, OK?).  Need some ideas and instructions for making a lantern? Click Here.

Minor Mishap Marching Band will play music from 6-7pm. The “parade” route is extremely short to make it easy for people of all ages to attend.  This is a free, family-friendly event. All are welcome.

This parade is also supported by the generous involvement of our Krewe de Mishappiness members. Thank you for being amazing! You can learn about (and join) the Krewe de Mishappiness here:

Minor Mishap would like to extend a special thank you to Seaholm Power Plant for donating the use of their gorgeous space in support of community and art!

This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

Benefit for Haiti


Thursday, December 15, 2016

8:00pm – 10:00pm

Summit Lounge

120 W. 5th St., Austin, TX 78701

$10 Suggested Donation

Help give electricity to Child’s Hope Orphanage

  • This benefit is designed to raise money to pay for the cost of installing a 100 percent sustainable off-grid solar system for an orphanage in Haiti that does not have electricity. Haiti has the world’s largest population living in energy poverty, with over 7 million people without access to electricity. The solar project in Haiti will begin in January, and your support is greatly appreciated!

Click on these links to find out more: Freedom Solar Power, Facebook


Baile Do Seu Jacinto – End of 2016 Celebration

The Sahara Lounge

Friday, December 9, 2016

9:00pm – 2:00am

Click Here to find out more

Time to seal the deal on 2016 and let our freak flags fly free!
Come enjoy a fantastic night of music and friends at the magical Sahara Lounge!

Seu Jacinto will be celebrating a decade of bringing Forró music to Austin Texas. We will play your favorite forrós,baiãos,xotes, and cocos to get your bodies and spirits warmed up.

We have the very special guest-
Minor Mishap Marching Band!!!!!!!BOOTY SHAKIN’ BRASS BAND – a 25 piece renegade circus brass band. We are an absurd expression of boisterous pandemonium– Bourbon street meets Budapest.

Come get in your mood in the real good zone and let’s shine!

Wimberley Alive! Music and Arts Festival


Saturday, November 12, 2016

3:00pm – 4:30pm

Click Here to find out more

Come hear the music, see the art, and support Wimberley Crisis Breadbasket food bank.



Minor Mishap’s Carnival de Halloween Ball!


Friday, October 21st, 2016


7 pm doors, Ball 8pm-12am


Lemon Lounge, 500 San Marcos, Austin, TX 78702


$12/advance, $15 at the door.  Advance tickets are strongly recommended, please scroll down for event-specific tickets. *Please note that admission to the Carnival de Halloween Ball is included with a Krewe de Mishappiness Membership.  Learn about Krewe de Mishappiness

Minor Mishap’s Carnival de Halloween Ball will be a magnificent costume ball of cacophonous brass, tomfoolery, and splendid frivolity.  It’s also the inaugural Ball of our new Krewe de Mishappiness!

Carnival de Halloween Ball is a party to send us off to Honk Rio in Brazil! Help us make it all the way to RIO!! Dress fabulously, foolishly, frighteningly, flirtatiously, and frivolously. It’s never too early to start planning a fabulous costume – Carnival, Halloween…it’s the best of both worlds. We hope you can be there!