Free. Family Friendly. Entirely Volunteer Driven.

The 11th annual HONK! FEST WEST returns June 1-3, 2018. See you in the streets!


May 31: HONK! Fest West Kick-Off 7pm

Featuring international band Pakava It’. (21+)

Doors @ 7pm. Music 7:30pm to 12:30am. $10

Columbia City Theater [directions]

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June 1: Georgetown 5-10pm

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June 2: White Center 1-6pm

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June 3: Columbia City 2-6pm

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8-Bit Brass Band – Seattle, WA
Artesian Rumble Arkestra – Olympia, WA
Brass Liberation Orchestra – San Francisco, CA
Chaotic Noise Marching Corps – Seattle, WA
Detroit Party Marching Band – Detroit, MI
Filthy FemCorps – Seattle, WA
Garfield High School Band – Seattle, WA
Give Back Brass Band – Seattle, WA
Guerrilla Fanfare – Boulder, CO
Hearticorn Brass Band – Eugene, OR
LOUD Neighbors – Arcata, CA
The m9 – Seattle, WA
Malagrupa – Vancouver, BC
The Mighty P-Jammers – Spokane, WA
Neon Brass Party – Seattle, WA
One Love – Seattle, WA
Pakava It’ – Moscow, Russia
The Party Band – Lowell, MA
Pussy Grabs Back – NYC, NY
Rise Up! Action Band – Seattle, WA
Rum Velvet – Chicago, IL
Samba Já – Eugene, OR
Seattle Seahawks Blue Thunder Drumline – Seattle, WA
Seattle Sounders FC – Sound Wave – Seattle, WA
Seismic Sound – Seattle, WA
Spartan Brass Band – Bainbridge Island, WA
Ten Man Brass Band – Seattle, WA
VamoLá – Seattle, WA


Honk! Fest West is a grass roots, non-profit, music festival. Honk! Festivals are a part of a global renaissance of community street band culture.

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If you want to volunteer, and help make HONK! Fest West magic, contact our Volunteer Coordinator via our volunteer page or send an email to

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Your contributions help make this event possible. Through the generous efforts of our shared community, we’ll keep bringing music to the streets and parks of Seattle’s neighborhoods.

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