Saturday, December 31, 2011

String Band Association Fundraiser Winners

Winners for the String Band Association Fundraiser are as followed.

Grand Prize Super Bowl Trip- Jim Schaffer Ticket Number 14428

17 Game Phillies Plan- Rick Marescu- Ticket Number 44732

Sony TV- Joe Mathews- Ticket Number 39778

Friday, December 30, 2011

Social Media and the Mummers

This year for the 2012 Mummers Parade we are bringing in social media to help track your favorite clubs throughout the parade route.

All you need to do is log on to and click the twitter and facbook icons at the bottom of the page and follow us. Throughout the day you will be able to see pictures as well as track your club so you know how long before they hit the TV.

Here are direct links that you can follow us at as well:

Also, PHL17 will be doing a live feed on the parade on their website along with message boards to wish your favorite club good luck. You can see the parade at PHL17's website by clicking here to go to their Mummers Parade section.

2012 Parade Lineup 2

Themes for the 2012 Parade have been released for the String Band and Fancy Brigade Division.

Here is what your favorite club will be for 2012. Please note when we get more themes for the other Divisions we will post them.

Comic Clubs
1. Goodtimers Comic Club

2. Landi Comic Club

3. Murray Comic Club

Wench Brigades
1. Riverfront Wench Brigade
2. Oregon Wench Brigade
3. O'Malley Wench Brigade
4. Cara Liom Wench Brigade
5. Bryson Wench Brigade
6. Pirates Wench Brigade
7. Saints Wench Brigade
8. Froggy Carr Wench Brigade

Fancy Division
1. Hog Island Fancy
2. Golden Sunrise Fancy

String Bands
1. Duffy String Band – "All Decked Out"

2. Fralinger String Band – "Stars Over Scotland"

3. Broomall String Band – "Tin Can Alley"

4. Aqua String Band – "Hay Fever"

5. South Philadelphia String Band – "A Tune Full of Suga"

6. Polish American String Band – "We Salute"

7. Uptown String Band – "Jest For the Pun of It"

8. Ferko String Band – "The Carnival Comes to Town"

9. Quaker City String Band – "A Toys Night Out"

10. Avalon String Band – "Avalon in Wonderland"

11. Greater Kensington String Band – "Haunted Harmonies"

12. Greater Overbrook String Band – "Fire Fightin’ Folllies"

13. Original Trilby String Band – "Hoodoo Voodoo...We Do"

14. Pennsport String Band – "Make A Wish"

15. Durning String Band – "We’re Wheelie Motorvated"

16. Hegeman String Band – "Ya'll don't know DIXIE"

17. Woodland String Band - "It's a Jungle Out There"

Fancy Brigades
1. Downtowners Fancy Brigade -“Pirates – Dead or Alive? The Curse of Skull Island”

2. Saturnalians Fancy Brigade -“Empires of the Deep: Where Myth and Legend Collide"

3. Avenuers Fancy Brigade -“India - The Maharaja Celebration”

4. South Philly Vikings Fancy Brigade -“Ka “Light” Oscope: Harness the Power of the Spectrum”

5. Golden Crown Fancy Brigade -"World of Witchcraft"

6. Jokers Fancy Brigade -“Ancient Egypt, Rise of The Mummies”

7. Shooting Stars Fancy Brigade -“Expedition Everest: Quest for the Yeti”

8. 2nd Street Shooters Fancy Brigade -“Monsters Unleashed”

9. Satin Slipper Fancy Brigade -“The Dragon Emperor: Rise of the Terra-cotta Army”

10. Clevemore Fancy Brigade - “Ancient Voodoo Rituals… Modern Vibes”

For a more in depth parade lineup you can visit and download their parade guide by clicking here. The guide will also include a parade route as well.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Mummers Lunch at the Sugarhouse Casino

Get ready for the 112 Annual Sugarhouse Mummers Parade, ALL Mummers are invited to Sugarhouse Refinery Bar to wish each other Good luck on the Big Day, Lunch is $10. There will be entertainment from Various Members of String Bands, Sure to be a Great time. Wednesday December 28th from 1 to 4pm, Followed at 5 by the one and Only Jerry Blavat.

Monday, December 19, 2011

2012 Mummers Parade Order of March

The Order of March is in for all the Divisions see where your favorite club will march in 2012:

The Comic Division
1. Goodtimers
2. Landi
3. Murray

The Wench Brigade Division
1. Riverfront
2. Oregon
3. O’Malley
4. Cara Liom
5. Bryson
6. Pirates
7. Saints
8. Froggy Carr

The Fancy Division
1. Hog Island
2. Golden Sunrise

The String Band Division
1. Duffy
2. Fralinger
3. Broomall
4. Aqua
5. South Philadelphia
6. Polish American
7. Uptown
8. Ferko
9. Quaker City
10. Avalon
11. Greater Kensington
12. Greater Overbrook
13. Trilby
14. Pennsport
15. Durning
16. Hegeman
17. Woodland

Fancy Brigade Division
1. Downtowners
2. Saturnalians
3. Avenuers
4. South Philly Vikings
5. Golden Crown
6. Jokers
7. Bill McIntyre’s Shooting Stars
8. 2nd Street Shooters
9. Satin Slipper
10. Clevemore

Check back later on for what your favorite club will be in 2012.