Posted November 3, 2015 at 10:28 am
The allure of Coney Island is making its way toward the Lower East Side, in the form of a tribute to the artistic renaissance hatched in the 1980s and 1990s. The creative institutions we now hold near and dear to our hearts – the Coney Island Mermaid Parade, the Spookhouse and Burlesque – will be featured […]
Last modified June 24, 2013 at 10:46 am
Saved from the brink of disaster, the Mermaid Parade returned to Surf Avenue in Coney Island on Saturday for the thirtieth year.
Last modified May 8, 2013 at 2:55 pm
There was a brief moment in the early 1980s when thrill-seekers could ride the Coney Island Cyclone backwards.
Posted May 31, 2011 at 12:04 pm
Coney Island is always a great spectacle to behold, but Memorial Day proved to be even more entertaining.
Last modified July 20, 2009 at 9:55 am
On Saturday afternoon, we ventured out to Coney Island for the ninth annual Siren Festival. We arrived rather late, and only caught a few of the bands on the bill – Raveonettes were by far the most enjoyable. Yet while the event itself was great fun, none of the music was as exhilarating (or terrifying) […]