Wednesday • 7:00 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
Floats • Fire Trucks • Music • Marching Bands • Homecoming Queens • Baton Twirlers
Liberty High School Grenadier Band – Hailing from Bethlehem, PA, this nationally known marching band has played at Pearl Harbor, in the Rose Bowl parade, and for the Queen of England. These talented musicians will perform an exhibition at the start of the parade.
Milford Mill Band – This celebrated marching band from Milford Mill Academy in Baltimore, Maryland has performed for the NFL Buffalo Bills, in the Macy’s Day parade, and at countless other national events.
Philadelphia Eagles Pep Band – Perhaps best known for leading the Eagles fight song, “Fly Eagles Fly,” and rallying tens of thousands of fans at Eagles home games and the Super Bowl, this band will bring an energetic dose of team spirit to this year’s Ephrata parade.
South Philadelphia String Band – Established in 1946, this award-winning Philadelphia Mummers String Band has become renowned for its captivating and charismatic productions.
Uptown String Band – Known for its infectious music and showmanship, this award-winning string band has performed in the annual Philadelphia Mummers Parade since 1938.
See the 2018 Premium Book for rules and prizes.
Lineup • 12:00
Judging • 12:15
Parade • 1:00 p.m.
Parade Route –
In the event of rain, the Baby Parade will be held in a tent in Grater Memorial Park at 1:00 p.m.
Please support Ephrata Area Social Services Food Bank by bringing a bag of groceries to be collected by First United Methodist Church in Ephrata during the parade and at their drop off site along the midway.