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December 2017

Winter Solstice Lantern Parade

December 21, 2017 at 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Free

Minor Mishap Marching Band's Winter Solstice Parade is coming! Gather at 5:30 at Lemon Lounge; we roll at 6:00pm! Bring lanterns! YOU and your creativity are what make this parade beautiful. Bring the kiddos, bring the grandparents! We ask that all lanterns please be flame-free - in other words, use an LED flashlight to light your lantern, please. We also must strictly stick to the sidewalks and obey pedestrian traffic laws. Parade pace will be slow. We can't wait to…

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January 2018

New Year’s Day Parade

January 1, 2018 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Doug Sahm Hill, Doug Sahm Hill Path
Austin, TX 78704 United States
Free

Let's start the New Year out right! Join us in the great outdoors, to wander around in the sun and cold weather, playing music, dancing, and starting new adventures in a joyful way! Free. All are welcome. We will start playing at Doug Sahm Hill around 2, and have a short parade from there.

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Sahara Sunday #4

January 14, 2018 at 8:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Sahara Lounge 8 pm: Wache 10 pm: Minor Mishap Marching Band

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HONK! TX Year 8: Brass Kaleidescope

January 20, 2018 at 8:30 PM - January 21, 2018 at 2:00 AM
$10

North Door Austin, TX 9:00 pm: The Numbers 9:35 pm: Austin Klezmer Bund 10:10 pm: Yes Ma'am Brass Band 10:45 pm: Dead Music Capital Band 11:20 pm: Boss Street Brass Band 11:55 pm: Moon Tower Brass Band 12:30 am: Minor Mishap Marching Band Come one, come all to the North Door on Saturday, January 20, for a night full of joyous brass bands! It is time once more to get out your colorful tutus, bright wigs, and many-colored robes –…

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February 2018

Special Olympics Texas Winter Games

February 3, 2018 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Athlete Celebration and Victory Dance

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Mardi Gras Austin

February 10, 2018 at 8:00 PM - February 11, 2018 at 2:00 AM
$15

Speakeasy Austin, TX Mardi Gras parade at 7:45pm. In addition to Minor Mishap, bands include Superfonicos, Austin Sanba, Seu Jacinto, Flyjack, Big Wys Brass Band, and Maracatu

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Sahara Sunday #5

February 18, 2018 at 8:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Sahara Lounge Austin, TX 8 pm: Cowboy Irie 10 pm: Minor Mishap Marching Band

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March 2018

Neighborhood Block Party & Homemade Parade

March 24, 2018 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Free

It's spring, weather's nice, and we're getting over our SXSW hangovers. Good time for a block party, yeah? Join us this Saturday in the MLK neighborhood for music and a stroll. We'll start on Greenwood Avenue and end up a few blocks south, stopping along the way to play music, knosh, and hang out. BYOB (no glass, please). Bring some food or snacks to share and your glorious happy selves.

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NORTHSIDE Abloom

March 29, 2018 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Free

The Domain NORTHSIDE presents a weeklong celebration of spring with sunset concerts and other events.

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May 2018

HONK!TX

May 6, 2018
Free

A free festival of community street bands emblazons Austin with joyful music in public places. Friday evening we enliven Mueller Lake Park with 5 stages and an all-band preview. Saturday we return to Adams-Hemphill Park and Sunday we play in Pan Am Park. All Free! All Kid Friendly! Friday April 6 Mueller Lake Park 6 - 10 pm Saturday April 7 Adams-Hemphill Park 11:30 am - 6 pm Sunday April 8 Pan Am Park 1 pm All Band Revue

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Sahara Lounge with Seu Jacinto

May 11, 2018 at 9:00 PM - 1:30 AM

9 pm: Seu Jacinto 12 midnight: Minor Mishap

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Roots & Rhythms Metamorphosis: A Carnival of Transformation

May 12, 2018 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

The tenth anniversary of Roots and Rhythms brings you a free, kid-friendly interactive celebration. Dancing, music, stilt walkers, Austin Bike Zoo, make-your-own butterfly masks, who could ask for more?

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June 2018

Parade and Picnic with Blowcomotion

June 9, 2018 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Free

This is part of a new collaborative experiment with some of your favorite street bands, including members from: Minor Mishap Marching Band, Maracatu, and *NEW* Blowcomotion. Blowcomotion is a workshop + band + social group. Dazzled by all the amazing brass and beats but think you'll forever be a bystander? NO WAY! Blowcomotion seeks to include adult learners of various levels to jam and explore music in the Austin street band community. This Project is supported in part by the…

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Back2Back Brass with Second Hand Street Band

June 13, 2018 at 8:00 PM - 11:59 PM

8 - 9:30 pm: Minor Mishap 10 pm: Second Hand Street Band

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July 2018

Hide and Seek with Minor Mishap

July 28, 2018 at 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Included with Museum Admission

Come play hide and seek with Minor Mishap Marching Band as we do a special children's performance at Thinkery! In addition to brass band hide and seek and the usual musical hijinks of Minor Mishap Marching Band, there will be participatory micro-workshops where musicians will tell the kiddos what the instrument is that they are playing, demonstrate what it sounds like, and where the kiddos can play along on percussion. We'll be playing pieces from our brand new Brass Disko…

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August 2018

Minor Mishap Mayhem on the Water

August 7, 2018 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Free

Have you ever seen a Decamaran filled with a raucous brass band? Now is your chance. Come listen to Minor Mishap Marching Band as we serenade Barton Creek and the Colorado River. You can watch from shore at Lou Neff Point or you can grab a kayak or canoe and join us on the water.

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Austin PRIDE Parade

August 11, 2018 at 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Free

Austin PRIDE Parade 2018 is free and kicks of at the Texas State Capitol building, marches down Congress Avenue and turning right on 4th Street through the Warehouse District. The route includes 2 MC stages: The Paramount on Congress Ave., the intersection of Congress and 4th, and the Rooftop at Rain! It's all part of PRIDE Week 2018. Get your colors on an join us!

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September 2018

Labor Day Pool Party

September 3, 2018 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$3

Friends of Deep Eddy Pool and Love Austin Pools are throwing a pool party and you're invited! We will be celebrating Austin's unique pools and the hard work of many volunteers and staff to keep them open. There will be special guest speakers, music by us and the Reveleros, and snacks from Jim-Jim's. On the hour, aquatic performances include a choreographed City of Austin lifeguard demo (2pm), the North Austin River Maids (3pm), and water polo (4pm).

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October 2018

HONK! Festival of Activist Street Bands (Sommerville, MA)

October 5, 2018 - October 7, 2018
Free

The festival kicks off its 12th year with a Lantern Parade on Friday, a giant music and dance party on Saturday, and, on Sunday, a spectacular parade along Massachusetts Avenue from Davis Square to Harvard Square. There will be bands playing in the nooks and crannies around Davis Square all weekend and around Harvard Square on Sunday. It will be all kinds of aquatic fun, so bring your swimsuit and jump in the water. $3.00 admission.

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Viva La Vida Parade and Festival

October 27, 2018 at 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Free

This Dia de los Muertos festival is the largest and longest running in Austin. Come out for the parade and reminisce about those gone before. Visit the Education Pavilion for hands-on art activites and artist demos. Sample the traditional foods, check out the low-rider exhibition, and enjoy live music throughout the day.

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Central Library Birthday Bash

October 28, 2018 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Free

Celebrate the first birthday of our new library. There will be cake! Yes, cake! Also lots of other activities. Party until 6 pm.

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November 2018

Texas Monthly BBQ Fest

November 4, 2018 at 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The ninth annual BBQ fest runs all weekend and gathers BBQ masters from all across the great state of Texas. We'll be serenading folks outside as they enter the festival venue.

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Jo’s-vember HONK!TX Fundraiser

November 10, 2018 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Help support HONK!TX Festival 2019 by joining us for a fundraiser show with some of the tremendous local HONK! bands, including Minor Mishap, Dead Music Capital Band, and Blowcomotion! We will be accepting donations, signing up volunteers, and will have HONK!TX merchandise available. So come out, enjoy an evening on South Congress, and support your local community music festival!

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December 2018

Winter Souper Fest

December 8, 2018 at 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

1:00: Temple of Ape 1:30: Minor Mishap 2:30: Free Electricity 3:30: Big Britches 4:30: Freqout (members of Foot Patrol) 5:30: Flying Balalaika Brothers

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Winter Solstice Lantern Parade

December 21, 2018 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Free

Minor Mishap's Winter Solstice Lantern Parade has become an annual celebration of light, community, music, creativity and booty shakin'. Each year, we gather together on the longest night of the year, with lanterns in hand. Together, we make a collective art-piece, a swirl of beauty: of all our lanterns together in one place, under the night sky. Minor Mishap Marching Band - a 25-piece brass band - will provide the soundtrack. Please make flameless lanterns! The beauty and magic of…

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January 2019

Minor Mishap’s Annual New Year’s Day Parade

January 1, 2019 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free

Shake off the post-party glitter, grab some coffee and start the New Year with a musical saunter in the park. This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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HONK!TX 2019 Fundraiser Show

January 19, 2019 at 8:30 PM - 11:59 PM

Our annual fundraiser blowout at The North Door! Come out for fantastic music from some amazing local HONK! bands!

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February 2019

Minor Mishap’s 10 Year Birthday Party!

February 3, 2019 at 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM
$10

Minor Mishap Marching Band is turning 10 years old this year! We are having a big ol' birthday party for the band. We're inviting everyone who has ever been in the band to join us for a huge reunion show, and folks are flying in from all over the country to participate. Open bar, small venue, giant band, food, who could ask for more? This party also serves as a fundraiser for our season of free, family-friendly shows in public…

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Minor Mishap with Malevitus and Black Sheep Ensemble (NOLA)

February 8, 2019 at 9:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Siberia Lounge New Orleans, LA

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Chewbacchus Parade, Hosted by the Intergalactice Krewe of Chewbacchus (NOLA)

February 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Free

The Intergalactic Krewe of Chewbacchus returns for its ninth annual Mardi Gras parade on Saturday, February 9th, 2019! The vast Nerd Horde will once again take to the streets on it's mission of "Saving the galaxy, one drunken nerd at a time" with the theme "Space Farce". ALL HAIL THE SACRED DRUNKEN WOOKIEE!

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Pedicab Parade and Brass Blowout

February 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
$5

Hey Austin, have you ever been to one of Minor Mishap's pedicab parades?! Well, this is your big chance with two marching bands in pedicabs. Parade starts at Hard Luck Lounge. After the parade we'll have a big show with both bands for a mere $5 cover charge.

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March 2019

Speakeasy’s Mardi Gras Bash

March 2, 2019 at 8:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Kick off the evening with a Mardi Gras parade at 7:45pm and spend the rest of your evening on Speakeasy's dance floors! Featuring El Thule, Austin Samba, Minor Mishap, Patois, Maracatu Austin, and Seu Jacinto.

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“Becoming Leslie” Celebratory Parade

March 13, 2019 at 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM

We're celebrating the SXSW presentation of Becoming Leslie, a documentary featuring our own Leslie Cochran. Just a little stroll from the Alamo-Ritz after the screening. Thongs welcome.

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HONK!TX

March 29, 2019 - March 31, 2019
Free

HONK!TX festival of community street bands!

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April 2019

Cherrywood Coffeehouse 10th Anniversay

April 13, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
$10

Cherrywood Coffeehouse celebrates its ten-year anniversary serving up good food, free music and community events. A full day of features a crawfish boil and family friendly music and activities. Minor Mishap Marching Band kicks off the party. There will be face painting and balloons. Ahnna Art will create live art by painting in front of an audience. Crafternoon Art Workshop will be on hand with a kids craft booth encouraging kids to put their creativity into action using recycled materials…

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Tour de Broccoli

April 28, 2019 at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free

Join us for a series of short pop-up shows in East Austin's urban farms and farmers markets by Austin's own 25-piece Minor Mishap Marching Band - followed by a big show at the Festival Beach Food Forest! Do you know that Austin has a food forest - a wonderful, sustainably planted, garden in our public park, where you are welcome to harvest foods? It's an incredible project and we'd like you to come experience it with us.The Community Harvest Fest,…

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May 2019

Jazz in the Park Austin

May 19, 2019 at 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Free

Jazz in the Park NOLA is coming to Austin! For seven straight years, Jazz in the Park has highlighted New Orleans’ Music, Food and Culture, and now we are expanding our concert series to Austin and merging New Orleans’ and Austin’s culture together to create a Cultural Bonanza. The event features the very best New Orleans & Austin Music, Food and fun

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August 2019

Sidewalk Parade and Swim

August 10, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Free

Hey, it's HOT outside! Beat the heat with us. We'll gather in Givens Park, play some music, and just when we can't stand the heat anymore, we'll splash into the pool. It's kid friendly and free! This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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Summer Music and Swimming: Part 2!

August 23, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Free

Hey, it's still hot outside! We're not giving in. We'll play music until we can't stand it anymore and then jump into Barton Springs during free swim hour. Meet us under the Mother Pecan tree (aka Monkey Tree on map) adjacent to the south entrance to Barton Springs off Azie Morton Road and wear your swimsuit. This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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October 2019

Moonlight Tower Sidewalk Parade

October 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Free

We're going to pay homage to the iconic Austin Moonlight Towers this Sunday. Join us in this free community sidewalk parade. This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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Block House Creek Lantern Parade

October 19, 2019 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Viva La Vida Parade and Festival

October 26, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Free

Mexic-Arte Museum’s Viva La Vida Fest is Austin’s largest and longest-running Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival. The festival features a Grand Procession, the Education Pavilion with hands-on art activities and artist demos, and a celebration with traditional foods, local artist and retail booths, a low-rider exhibition, live music and performances throughout the day.

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Halloween in Hyde Park

October 31, 2019 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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November 2019

Minor Mishap with JuJuBees Swing Combo

November 9, 2019 at 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
$5
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East Austin Studio Tour

November 17, 2019 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Canopy, 619 Springdale Rd
Austin, TX United States
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Let’s celebrate our east side artists by filling the air with music in a sidewalk parade!  We’ll gather at Canopy then saunter south on Springdale. This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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December 2019

Private Party

December 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

See minormishap.com/contact/ for details on how to book Minor Mishap for your party or event!

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Winter Solstice Lantern Parade Part 1

December 21, 2019 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Mueller Lake Park, 4550 Mueller Blvd.
Austin, TX 78723 United States
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We will have two Winter Solstice Parades this year – December 21st and 22nd! December 21, 2019 – Saturday – Mueller Lake Park 4550 Mueller Blvd, Austin, TX 78723  gather around 5:30 pm, music at 6pm   December 22, 2019 – Sunday – Austin Central Library 710 W Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701 gather around 5:30 pm, music at 6pm   Minor Mishap’s Winter Solstice Lantern Parade has become an annual celebration of light, community, music, creativity and booty…

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Winter Solstice Lantern Parade Part Deux

December 22, 2019 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Austin Central Library, 710 W Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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We will have two Winter Solstice Parades this year – December 21st and 22nd! December 21, 2019 – Saturday – Mueller Lake Park 4550 Mueller Blvd, Austin, TX 78723  gather around 5:30 pm, music at 6pm   December 22, 2019 – Sunday – Austin Central Library 710 W Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701 gather around 5:30 pm, music at 6pm   Minor Mishap’s Winter Solstice Lantern Parade has become an annual celebration of light, community, music, creativity and booty shakin’. Each…

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January 2020

New Year’s Day Parade

January 1 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Doug Sahm Hill, Doug Sahm Hill Path
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Shake off the post-party glitter, grab some coffee and start the New Year with a musical saunter in the park. This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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HONK! PROM! 2020: HONK!TX Fundraiser Show

January 11 at 8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
The North Door, 502 Brushy St.
Austin, TX 78702 United States
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$10

HONK!TX 2020 is coming quick--can you believe our homegrown brass band festival is turning 10 this year?!? To commemorate the turn of time, we're throwing an all adult HONK! PROM! as our annual fundraiser blowout at The North Door! Amazing prom formal wear? CHECK! Corsages and boutonnieres? CHECK!! Prom Queens, Kings, and attending court? CHECK!!! Brass band jams for slow dancing with your sweetheart? CHECK!!!! Get your best prom outfit together, invite your favorite dancing partner(s) and come out for…

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