Saturday in Davis Square

Saturday HONK! in Davis Square

Saturday 12:30PM Opening Ceremony

Come celebrate the official beginning of HONK! with the first horn blast, the HONK! Cantastoria, and the buzz and energy of more than 20 brass bands converging on 7 Hills Park in Davis Square.


Saturday 1:00pm-9:00pm Bands in Davis Square

Original Big 7 dancers will roam the Square throughout the afternoon!

Time7 Hills ParkChester StreetDavis Sq PlazaVFW Dilboy HallKenney ParkStatue ParkWinter Street
1:00Second Line Social Aid & Pleasure Society Brass BandForward! Marching BandGora Gora OrkestarThe Expandable Brass BandDirty Water Brass BandMinor Mishap Marching Band
2:00Rude Mechanical OrchestraBrass MessengersThe Bread & Puppet Circus BandExtraordinary Rendition BandLeftist Marching BandOs Siderais
3:00Emperor Nortons Stationary Marching BandThe Brass BalaganAfroBrazilDetroit Party Marching BandThe Riverhawk Party BandEnvironmental Encroachment
4:00What Cheer? BrigadeDirty Water Brass BandDja-RaraForward! Marching BandHungry March BandPerhaps ContraptionPick-Up Band
5:00Extraordinary Rendition BandThe Riverhawk Party BandThe Expandable Brass BandLeftist Marching BandYoung Fellaz Brass BandBrass Messengers
6:00Minor Mishap Marching BandSecond Line Social Aid & Pleasure Society Brass BandEnvironmental EncroachmentGora Gora OrkestarRude Mechanical Orchestra
7:00Hungry March BandPerhaps ContraptionThe Brass BalaganDja-RaraWhat Cheer? Brigade
8:00Detroit Party Marching BandEmperor Nortons Stationary Marching BandThe Bread & Puppet Circus BandOs SideraisYoung Fellaz Brass Band

Instrument Petting Zoo, 3-4:30

Kids LOVE Honk! and what better way to get them excited about learning an instrument themselves than to let them get close and personal to one and its enthusiastic owner? Look for the instrument petting zoo by the T stop in 7 Hill park, and come play!

Photos by Benjamen Greenberg