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The All New “Philadelphia Division”

The All New “Philadelphia Division”

Philly.com confirmed a report that I wrote about a couple months ago. The 2016 Mummers Parade will have a new division called the Philadelphia Division and the San Mateo Carnavalero will be marching in the parade. Philly.com writes: The Mummers Parade, a long-running...
Tourists Visiting Philly for the Mummers Parade

Tourists Visiting Philly for the Mummers Parade

I receive a lot of emails around this time of year from people who are planning to come to Philadelphia to see the Mummers Parade on January 1. I am often asked to recommend hotels near the parade route.  At the bottom of this post, I put together a list of hotels...
New Mummers Parade Division

New Mummers Parade Division

After increased interest and questions about the lack of inclusion in the Mummers tradition, it was announced that it is expected that the San Mateo Carnavaleros will march in the 2016 Mummers parade. “A small group has been working on the logistics of this, and in a...
2016 Fancy Brigade Themes Announced

2016 Fancy Brigade Themes Announced

The 2016 Fancy Brigade Themes were announced on March 7, 2015.  I’ll update 2016 themes as more information is are released.  Group Theme 1.  South Philadelphia Vikings Wizards 2.  2nd Street Shooters  Robots 3.  Saturnalian  Voodoo Bayou 4.  Spartans  Monsters...
2016 String Band Order of March Announced

2016 String Band Order of March Announced

The 2016 String Band Order of March were announced on February 6, 2015 at the Mummers Museum. I’ll post the 2016 themes when they are released. 1.  Trilby 2.  Polish American 3.  Frailnger 4.  Quaker City 5.  Avalon 6.  Pennsport 7.  Uptown 8.  Aqua 9.  South...

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