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Philly Shelled Out How Much for the Eagles Parade?

According to the Mayor’s Office, the total cost of the Eagles Super Bowl parade back in February was $2.27 million – roughly $1 million more […]

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Philly’s El Carnaval de Puebla Festival Is Back After Brief Hiatus

One of Philly’s largest Latin American heritage celebrations is making a triumphant return at the end of April after taking a year off over fear […]

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Villanova Basketball Victory Parade: Your Need-to-Know Guide

Villanova just won the national championship! It’s actually the tiny Main Line Catholic school’s third men’s basketball title – their second in three years, even. […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2018: Your Need-to-Know Guide

Philadelphia’s 248th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicks off this Sunday, March 11th, at 11:15 a.m. sharp, rain or shine. The grand marshal is Sister […]

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Get Ready for the Philadelphia Soul Championship Celebration at City Hall Today

It's "Philadelphia Soul Champions Day" in Philadelphia! Come on down to City Hall at Noon for the Celebration Rally! pic.twitter.com/IjfdJ7VY5q — Philadelphia Soul (@soulfootball) August […]

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What It Was Like at ’Nova’s Parade

Philadelphia parades are unique. You probably know this. There’s the Mummers, full of feathers and questionable costume choices. There’s the Thanksgiving parade, which features a […]

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PHOTOS: The Villanova Championship Parade

Today Philadelphia celebrated the national champion Villanova men’s basketball team with a parade and rally in Center City. HughE Dillon was on the scene.

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2016 Mummers Parade: The Ultimate Guide

If you’ve lived in Philadelphia all of your life, you no doubt know at least a bit about our annual New Year’s Day tradition known […]

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Acquitted Officers Won’t Get Parade Honor

Plans to honor six acquitted narcotics officers at a parade benefitting a police charity have been dropped after parade organizers came under criticism. The officers […]

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PHOTOS: The Costumes, People and Parties at the 2015 Mummers Parade

Philly Mummers clubs continued a time-honored New Year’s Day tradition with their annual year-kickstarting parade on Broad Street. This year they flipped the route and […]

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Still No Philadelphia Veterans Parade?

The war that gave birth to America began with a Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. Since that time, there have been wars to both amend […]

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The City Should Throw a Parade for Children at the End of Every August

I was writing and doing laundry, and it was hot out anyway. So instead of walking the four and a half blocks from my place […]