03 Dec All Mummers All the Time on PHL17’s Sub-Channel 17.4
Mummers Parades dating back to 1995!
PHL17 is excited to announce that sub-channel 17.4* (formerly GeoTraffic) is set to broadcast Mummers Parades dating back to 1995 every day from 6:00am to midnight, and will do so for four weeks leading up to the SugarHouse Casino Mummers Parade on January 1st, 2015 on PHL17.
“This is a great opportunity to show some classic Mummers Parades from PHL17’s past as we countdown to the 2015 SugarHouse Casino Mummers Parade,” says Vince Giannini, VP and General Manager of PHL17.
About the Mummers and PHL17:
PHL17 has been broadcasting the annual Mummers Parade – a Philadelphia tradition for more than 100 years – on New Year’s Day since 1993. Hosted by Mummers Hall-of-Famer, Steve Highsmith, the parade draws a crowd of thousands in Philadelphia, and is consistently the most watched television event on New Year’s Day.
New this year are three new half hour specials titled “Philadelphia Mummers” which will air on PHL17 at 11:00pm on December 14th, 21st, and 18th leading up to the parade after Action News at 10 on PHL17.
And be sure to tune in to PHL17 all day on New Year’s Day for our SugarHouse Casino Mummers Parade coverage!
8:00am – SugarHouse Casino Breakfast With the Mummers
10:00am – Live coverage of the SugarHouse Casino Mummers Parade
8:00pm – SugarHouse Casino Fancy Brigade Finale
*Channel 17.4 can be found on Comcast channel 253 and Verizon FiOS channel 468
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