Borderfest – Hidalgo, Texas
March 3 – 5, 2017
State Farm Arena
2600 N. 10th Street
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!
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
2240 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA
Sunday February 26, 2017
2239 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA
Second Line Parade for funky Meters
Thursday, February 16, 2017
3TEN ACL LIVE 6pm
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.
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/
Yes Ma’am Brass Band
Moon Tower Brass Band
Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour
The Collective Dischord
Dead Music Capital Band
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 https://
All ages until 11pm; 18+ after 11pm!
St. Elmo NYE 2017
Saturday, December 31, 2016
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!
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
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!