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MUMMERS WANTED-BUILDERS, CARPENTERS, PAINTERS, ARTISTS, AND GENERAL HELP NEEDED! Always wanted to be a Mummer?  Here’s your chance!  The Uptown String Band is looking for a few good men

(and women!) to help on New Year’s Day.

No prior experience necessary.


Call us at 215-752-3479 for more information





Captain Ryan Radcliffe


The Uptown String Band is a non-profit organization based in Hulmeville, PA. They are a member of the Philadelphia Mummers String Band Association, and participate annually in the Philadelphia Mummers Parade, held each year on New Year’s Day. This award-winning band performs locally, nationally, and internationally throughout the year to fund its New Year’s Day production, and takes pride in entertaining the public with “Philadelphia String Band Music At Its Finest.”  







Uptown's New Years Day Photo Gallery


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Audio Samples of Uptown's CD  "In A Nostalgic Mood"


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  Upcoming events


May 16th Coach Bag Bingo! Doors open at 7, First game at 8.

Tickets available now Call 215-752-3479, Email us at or stop by William Penn Fire Company in Hulmeville on a Tuesday night after 8. $25 in advance, 30 at the door.

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115 Trenton Road
Hulmeville, PA 19047
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