Below is the 2023 String Band Division timeline including time on Television/City Hall, and practice areas. All times are subject to change based on delays, weather, broadcast requests, etc. To ensure you catch the Aqua String Band, tune in and watch the entire String Band Division.
AQUA STRING BAND NEW YEAR'S DAY SCHEDULE
Theme: “Wild Frontier”
Order of March: #4
Report Time: 10:50 AM
Report Location: Market Street Between 18th & 19th (19th Street end)
18th & Market Street Performance: 12:50PM
TV PERFORMANCE/CITY HALL: 2:00PM
Return to Richmond & Orthodox: ESTIMATED BETWEEN 5 PM – 6:15 PM Track Aqua’s progress on Facebook and Instagram (@AquaStringBand)
Parade Route: The Parade Route for 2023 remains unchanged from 2022 and marches from JFK Boulevard to City Hall (TV Performance), and then SOUTH on Broad Street from City Hall to Washington Avenue.
Return to Bridesburg (Richmond & Orthodox): Approximately 1 - 1.5 hours after Aqua finishes the parade at Washington Avenue, the Band will continue its tradition of celebrating at Richmond & Orthodox for the final march home. Track our progress on Twitter (@AquaStringBand) and Facebook!
WE HAVE A NEW BROADCAST PARTNER FOR 2023! The parade will now be broadcast on WDPN Me-TV2 Wilmington/Philadelphia, WFMZ, and on the WFMZ+ app available on Firestick, Roku, Apple TV, iOS, and Android devices for the first time in the parade’s history. The parade can be viewed anywhere in the world here: https://www.wfmz.com/mummers/
Learn all the ways you watch the parade by visiting: https://www.metv2.com/features/mummers-parade/
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Aqua String Band
4624 Richmond St.
Philadelphia, PA 19137