Join us for HONK! Fest West

June 18th-21st 2015 in sunny Seattle


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photo by Curtis Cronn.

photo by Curtis Cronn.

HONK! Fest West is a free, three-day, community-supported music festival devoted to marching bands, drum corps, samba lines, and anything acoustic and mobile that makes a ruckus. We revel in celebration of street band culture by taking joy and music to the streets and parks of Seattle.

ALWAYS FAMILY FRIENDLY – ALWAYS FREE. Fanciful costumery and audience participation are highly encouraged!

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Potential volunteers should contact our Volunteer Coordinator via our volunteer page or send an email to ~ we have great perks!

Community-oriented businesses, please contact us at ~ we are especially in need of in-kind food and beverage donations.

Sponsors and donors of all stripes, please visit our donations page.

We have partnered with Shunpike, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that supports the arts, as our fiscal sponsor. This means your in-kind donation of goods to HONK! Fest West and Shunpike will be tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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Don’t forget, this June 18th-21st..come HONK! with us in Seattle!!

header photo by Jordan Stead


  1. Marc Smason · 24 Days Ago

    i may have 2 miss honkwest for the 1st time in many many years.
    my wife & i play in “one love” and we must be at niece’s wedding 6/20.
    the only way we can do honkwest is if we play thur. & fri. apparently, someone doesn’t want us playing thur. so we’ll have to miss it. One Love! @ honkfest west 2013!

  2. Herb Holland · April 3

    How do I get a Hfw T-shirt?

  3. lance · April 3, 2011

    Yes, we’ll be back on the streets of Georgetown this year — Friday June 20, beginning at 6pm.

  4. holly · April 3, 2011

    Are you coming to Georgetown this year? You are one of my favorite events!