Coney Island


Coney Island has a packed calendar throughout the summer and beyond – such as Nathan’s famous July 4th Hot Dog Eating contest, fireworks on the beach, a sand sculpting competition, just to name a few. While most events take place from May to September, there are compelling reasons to visit year-round.

Fireworks at Coney Island


Coney Island hosts a world-class fireworks display on the beach, every Friday from June 30 through Sept. 1.

Sideshow by the Seashore

Sideshows By The Seashore

Coney’s very own circus sideshow dedicated to showcasing the history of the traditional Coney Island curiosities, oddities, and wonders.

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Polar Bear Club

The oldest winter bathing club in the country, The Coney Island Polar Bear club meets every Sunday from November to April 1st.

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An annual Halloween parade for children 15 years and younger. Games, face painting, live music, and a costume contest with prizes.

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Coney Island Film Festival

Explore the brilliance and power of independent films…beachside! From May 5th – 7th.