Debbie Egan Chin for the NY Daily News

Coney Island Mermaid Parade

Inspired by turn of the century Mardi Gras Parades, every year the people of New York turn out in grand mermaid style to celebrate the Summer Soltice at the “Coney Island Mermaid Parade”! An art parade, it brings hundreds of thousands of people to the amusement area in a single day.  Founded by Dick Zigun, the […]