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Meet the Mummers: Avalon String Band on PHL17

Avalon String Band 2010

Avalon String Band is a string band in the Philadelphia Mummers Parade.  In the years that PHL17 has covered the Philadelphia Mummers Parade we’ve collected lots of video and photos of the band.  Please enjoy the various performances and photos we have below.  You can learn more about Avalon by visiting them on FB or their web site. Tune in to PHL17 at 8am on New Year’s Day 2014 for the 2014 SugarHouse Mummers Parade to see what Avalon String Band has to offer this year.

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Since 1939 the Philadelphia region has embraced the musical styling and visual brilliance of the Avalon String Band. The band is confident in their ability to enhance almost any event with their special brand of music, costuming and performance.

Theme Concept:

Rise & Shine!!! As day breaks down on the farm the Avalon Scarecrows have sprung to life! Laughter & fun abound as our band of scarecrows sing, dance & play while taking control of the farm. Merry mayhem ensues at every turn as “The Fields Are Alive!”

2014 Avalon String Band

Since 1939 the Philadelphia region has embraced the musical styling and visual brilliance of the Avalon String Band. The band is confident in their ability to enhance almost any event with their special brand of music, costuming and performance.

Show of Shows Photos:

Parade Photos:

2013 Show of Shows-111

Since 1939 the Philadelphia region has embraced the musical styling and visual brilliance of the Avalon String Band. The band is confident in their ability to enhance almost any event with their special brand of music, costuming and performance.

 

Avalon String Band 2012

Since 1939 the Philadelphia region has embraced the musical styling and visual brilliance of the Avalon String Band. The band is confident in their ability to enhance almost any event with their special brand of music, costuming and performance.

Avalon String Band 2011

Since 1939 the Philadelphia region has embraced the musical styling and visual brilliance of the Avalon String Band. The band is confident in their ability to enhance almost any event with their special brand of music, costuming and performance.

Avalon String Band 2010

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