Sun, Feb 23


Sunday, February 23, 2020 the Philadelphia Mummers String Bands will strut into XFINITY Live! and throw the BIGGEST Mardi Gras celebration in Philadelphia! Your ticket includes entry into 4 hours of Mummer revelry with live music and performances, celebrity guest appearances, photo opportunities with costumes and props, a variety of vendors, beer and cocktail selections. contests, games, giveaways, and activities for ALL AGES. Be sure to visit our ticket link for more event details!

Since 2014, Mummers Mardi Gras has raised over $130,000 with all 16 string bands for the long-standing tradition of Philadelphia mummery. 



Participating Bands

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Xfinity Live!
1100 Pattison Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Xfinity Live! Is Philly’s premier dining and entertainment destination, located in the Wells Fargo Center complex. With multiple dining and entertainment venues there is something for everyone and the perfect spot for Mummers Mardi Gras! Check out all the great things Xfinity Live! Has to offer, including NBC sports arena, Broad St. Bullies, PBR Philly, Victory Beer Hall, 1100 Social, Blue Moon Bar, Chickie's & Pete's, Geno's sSeaks, and Lorenzo & Sons Pizza!



Event Producer

ADVENT is a full service event production and marketing company. In 2014, the company created Mummers Mardi Gras and has since raised over $130,000 for the Philadelphia Mummers String Band Association. With a goal to increase fundraising awareness and shine a well deserved light on the longstanding Philadelphia tradition of Mummery, ADVENT continues to work with the Mummers String Band division on this annual fundraising effort.


Event Partners

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Event Sponsors



Councilman Curtis Jones Philadelphia City Council District 4

ADVENT has been instrumental in producing some wonderful events in recent years. Their efforts have attracted tens of thousands of people to the neighborhood who have stimulated the local economy."

I would like to thank ADVENT for their vision and support, bringing the Mummers to help celebrate Mardi Gras in our city. Looking forward to working with this great organization again in the near future."

Congressman Bob Brady

U.S. Representative - 1st Congressional District, Pa

Leo Dignam

Assistant Managing Director, City of Philadelphia
Executive Director, Philadelphia Marathon & Broad Street Run

It has been a pleasure working with ADVENT over the years. Joe DeCandido and his team are the ultimate professionals. They put on a great event that continues to grow and raise more funds year after year."


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