Press Releases

2024 String Band Divison Results

Congratulations to the South Philadelphia String Band on winning first prize in the 2024 Live! Casino and Hotel Mummers Parade.

Kicking off our Annual Toy Drive

The String Band Association is once again teaming up with your favorite traffic anchor Bob Kelly and Kelly’s Kidz for a toy drive this holiday season to benefit St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children! Drop off your new and unwrapped toys at your favorite string band clubhouse from now until Saturday, December 16th! You can drop […]

Announcing the First Annual String Band Parade Down Haddon Ave

The Camden County Board of Commissioners, together with Haddonfield and Haddon Township, are delighted to announce the inaugural String Band Parade Down Haddon Ave in partnership with the Philadelphia Mummers String Band Association. Event Details: Spotlight Viewing & Performance Areas:As the bands march and play, they’ll make performance stops at significant locations. Ensure you get […]

New Year’s in North Wildwood: Your Invitation to the Annual Celebration!

Join us for the annual New Year’s in North Wildwood event on September 8 and 9. The festivities kick off with a Strut contest on Friday, followed by our New Year’s Parade on Saturday, featuring all 15 String Bands. The parade, starting at 3 PM, will travel along Olde New Jersey Ave, beginning at 2nd […]

Announcing our Annual Mummers Night at the Phillies!

Mummers Night at the Phillies

The String Band Association is proud to announce that once again we will be participating in Mummers Night at the Phillies on Tuesday, August 8th. Please join us to cheer on the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park when the Phillies host the Washington Nationals at 6:40 PM. This is a fundraising opportunity for each organization. […]

Announcing the 2023 String Band Luau Palooza!

The officers and members of the String Band Association are happy to announce that on Saturday, June 10, 2023, the Philadelphia String Band Association will be hosting our 3rd Annual String Band Luau Palooza at the Seaport Pier located in North Wildwood, NJ. Our event will run for over six hours with our goal being […]

Announcing The 2023 Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia Mummers Parade

Live Casino & Hotel Philadelphia was announced today as the new Title Sponsor of the 123rd annual Mummers Parade in Philadelphia, to be presented on Sunday, January 1, 2023. The 2023 Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia Mummers Parade will feature participants from the Fancy, Wench, Comic, and String Band divisions. In addition to these performances, […]