The Mummers

Photo by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia

Ring in 2023 at the Mummers Day Parade on Jan. 1!

Ring in 2023 by attending the annual Mummers Day Parade on January 1!

Don’t miss the time-honored tradition
that brings together more than 10,000 costumed adults and children as they march from City Hall south on Broad Street to Washington Avenue.

The Mummers Parade is a family-friendly celebration that has delighted visitors from Philadelphia and beyond for more than 120 years.

The Experience

Mummers Parade 2019
The Mummers Parade

The Mummers Parade kicks off from City Hall, and proceeds south on Broad Street to Washington Avenue. Thousands of parade goers line the street to watch the revelry, cheer on the performances, and celebrate the New Year.

Fancy Brigade Shows
Fancy Brigade Shows

After the Fancy Brigades finish the parade route, they head to the Pennsylvania Convention Center to put on two elaborate Broadway-style performances for ticket holders. Shows are at 11:30 a.m. and 5 p.m..