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HONK! Festival of activist street bands

When: Friday, October 11, 2019, 12:00 pm to Sunday, October 13, 2019, 6:00 pm
Where: Somerville Dave Square • Many sites around Somerville, Cambridge, Boston • Somerville

Street Music Festival (free & open to all): (variety of styles/activist street bands/unplugged DIY music)

HONK! Festival Media Contact:
Mary Curtin, 617-470-5867 (cell),

[Press Release photo credit: Jesse Edsell-Vetter;
high res digital images from HONK! Festivals past, available
for download at; other images and
videos at:;
video overviews for HONK! can be found at:]

HONK! Festival specifics will be made available soon after
Labor Day weekend, w/ongoing updates at and 617-383-HONK (4665).




"Best of Boston for 2017:
Best Street Festival"
(Boston Magazine)

(Somerville, MA) Time to mark the calendar for the fourteenth annual HONK! Festival (, based in Davis Sq. Somerville, with events happening from October 11-13 throughout the neighborhoods of Somerville, as well as in Cambridge and Boston. HONK! is a rousing socio-political music spectacle which features social activist street bands from all over the world, who come together to share their different approaches in merrily instigating positive changes in their communities.

The full list of participating bands, along with an overview of all activities taking place, will be available soon after Labor Day weekend.

Basic listings information:

HONK! Festival
Festival of activist street bands.
October 11-13, 2019
Various neighborhoods throughout Somerville, Cambridge, and Boston.
Rain or shine; free and open to all.
For further information:, 617-383-HONK (4665).

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