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  • “Philadelphia Mummers” Episode 2

    Join host Steve Highsmith in a behind the scenes look at The Philadelphia Mummers Parade.  This is the second episode of a Mummers Trilogy.  Episode 3 will air  Dec. 28th.  You can view episode 1 here. PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4

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    17 Vines we love from 2014

    In no particular order, here are 17 Vines from 2014 that made us, laugh, cry, scratch our heads, or all three. 1.” A Potato flew around my room…” 2. Tip Toe Thief 3. Presidential Ebola Cat 4. Go home baby, you’re drunk! 5. “Look at all those chickens!” 6. Yass Cat 7. “Maybe we can hang out or something?!” 8. School Dancer 9. Chipotle is my life 10. Man Down 11. Six second tear-jerker 12. First time Hip Hop 13. […]

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    Mummers Soup Contest Winning Recipe

    Joey Howlett Jr. Saints Seafood Bisque Ingredients : Peeled shrimp Scallops Imt. Crabmeat Imt. Lobstermeat Baby Clams Mussels Tilapia Half and Half Heavy cream Cream of tomato soup Old Bay Cayenne pepper Salt and PepperPut the half and half in a large pot add the heavy cream and a couple of cans of cream of tomato soup to color add the old bay, cayenne pepper, salt and pepper to taste then you cooked the mussels in a garlic sauce when […]

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    2015 Mummers Parade Scoring Sheets Download

    Here are the 2015 SugarHouse Casino Mummers Parade Official Scoring Sheets which you can print out and choose your own winner! Don’t forget to log on to PHL17.com after the parade to pick the 2015 viewer’s choice winners! DOWNLOAD: 2015 String Band Scoring Sheet DOWNLOAD: 2015 Fancy Brigade Scoring Sheet Participants in the 2015 Mummers Parade include: String Bands: Aqua String Band, Avalon String Band, Broomall String Band, Duffy String Band, Durning String Band, Ferko String Band, Fralinger String Band, […]

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    Miss America to appear in Philly Mummers Parade

    Miss America Kira Kazantsev will appear in the 2015 SugarHouse Casino Mummers Parade in Philadelphia.  Kira is a graduate of Hofstra University, where she held a triple major, studying Political Science, Global Studies and Geography. “I am very excited to be a part of this great Philadelphia New Year’s tradition. I look forward to being in this year’s Mummers Parade!”  Said an excited Miss America. Stay tuned for more details about the appearance. Photos of Kira below.

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    VIDEO: Star Wars Christmas Light Show is out of this World

    If you can stomach one more Christmas light show video, and/or you’re not sure what the rest of the Star Wars music sounds like, after the famous intro– check this out. You won’t be disappointed.  

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    The Mummers 2013 Viewers’ Choice Winner Is…

    Philadelphia – Wednesday, January 23, 2013 – PHL17 and SugarHouse Casino are proud to announce this year’s 2013 SugarHouse Casino Viewers’ Choice Winners. Congratulations go out to the South Philly Vikings Fancy Brigade for their performance of “R U Game?” and Quaker City String Band for their performance of “Pow Wow.” This is the South Philly Vikings Fancy Brigade’s third Viewers’ Choice Win (2010 and 2012) and Quaker City String Band’s fourth (2008, 2009, and 2011). PHL17 is also proud […]

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    Mummers 2014 Viewers’ Choice Announcement Thursday at SugarHouse

    PHILADELPHIA — Jan. 21, 2014 — The Mummers are still strutting strong at SugarHouse Casino, where PHL17 will announce the winners of the 2014 Viewers’ Choice competition on Thursday, Jan. 23. SugarHouse has been the title sponsor of the New Year’s Day Mummers Parade for the past three years and will continue to support Philadelphia’s Mummers through 2016. As part of this community partnership, Philly’s casino also hosts various Mummers clubs throughout the year for events in its Refinery restaurant […]

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    PHOTOS & VIDEO: Mummers 2014 Viewers’ Choice Award from SugarHouse Casino

    SugarHouse Casino was handing out giant cardboard checks to Mummers clubs on Thursday night at the Mummers Viewer’s Choice Awards!  Two were given to the top voted clubs in the PHL17.com Mummers Poll and three were chosen at random by SugarHouse.   Here’s some video and photos from a fun-filled evening.

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    PHL17 Announces 2014 Viewers’ Choice Awards

    PHILADELPHIA – Thursday, January 23, 2014 – PHL17, home of the Mummers, is proud to announce the winners of the 2014 SugarHouse Casino Mummers Viewers’ Choice Awards. Winners were chosen by popular vote on PHL17.com. Congratulations go out to Bill McIntyre’s Shooting Stars for their performance, “Atlantis: Guardians of the Deep,” and to Hegeman String Band for their performance, “Hegeman’s Household Havoc.” This is the second win since 2011 for Bill McIntyre’s Shooting Stars, and Hegeman String Band’s very first […]