Kutztown University Marching Unit performs in the Collegiate Marching Band Festival, Sept. 28, 2014, in J. Birney Crumb Stadium, Allentown, Pa.
Kutztown University Marching Unit Selected for Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade
2015 Sep 23The Kutztown University Marching Unit (KUMU) has been selected as one of 17 bands to appear in the 2015 Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 26, beginning at 8:30 a.m. With 150 members, KUMU is one of two bands from Pennsylvania and the only collegiate band in the parade. Now in its 96th year, the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade is the oldest Thanksgiving parade in the nation. The 1.4-mile parade route ends at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.