PHL17 will begin coverage of the parade at 8 a.m. on January 2 and will broadcast the complete event beginning at 9 a.m. on the same day. The procession will also be streamed live on the internet, which can be seen HERE.
The Philadelphia Mummers Parade begins at what hour does it begin?
- The parade will begin at 9.30 a.m. sharp. The Mummers Procession is shown live on PHL17 in Philadelphia on New Year’s Day, with coverage beginning at 8 a.m. with the SugarHouse Casino Breakfast with the Mummers and concluding with the parade itself.
What channel is the Mummer parade on?
The parade festivities will be televised live on WPHL Channel 17, the Mummers’ broadcast partner, beginning at 8 a.m. on Sunday. It will also broadcast the Fancy Brigade’s grand finale on Saturday at 8 p.m. and the parade’s conclusion on Sunday after the march closes.
How can I watch the Mummers Parade on TV?
The Mummers Parade will be broadcast live on PHL17, an abc27 sister channel. For more information, click here. The Mummers Parade will take place on January 2nd at 9 a.m. The Mummers Fancy Brigade event will be streamed live on Jan. 1 at 8 p.m. EST. Nexstar Media Inc. retains ownership of the copyright until 2022.
Is the Mummers Parade televised nationally?
In addition to broadcasting the parade on WPHL-TV (since 1993), the station has also televised the event live on their website since 2011. Several nationwide campaigns to have the parade nationally televised were unsuccessful; however, a cut-down two-hour broadcast of the procession was picked up by WGN America and WGN-TV, and the program aired on January 3, 2009.
Will there be a 2021 Philadelphia Mummers Parade?
As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise, Philadelphia officials have decided to allow the city’s iconic New Year’s Day celebration to go forward as scheduled. Philadelphia’s positive sentiment was hovering around 9 percent when the Mummers declared that the 2021 parade will not go place.
Is the Mummers Parade Cancelled 2022?
The Mummers Parade on New Year’s Day in 2022 has been postponed due to expected inclement weather.
What do Mummers stand for?
“It’s any man, woman, or kid who participates in the dream of song, dance, and costume grandeur that takes place on the first of January every year in the annual Philadelphia New Year’s Day parade,” Martz explained. For the mummers, the whole year is spent creating their costumes, composing their skits, and practicing their shows.
What channel is PHL17 on xfinity?
At the very least, PHL17 says yes. The station announced today the debut of a special Mummers station on sub-channel 17.4 — which is channel 253 for Comcast customers and channel 468 for Verizon subscribers — as well as a dedicated Mummers station on sub-channel 17.4.