Best wishes for a Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Coney Island USA!

As Coney Island’s coolest not–for-profit arts organization, we’re grateful for friends and supporters like you. Your generosity enables us to continue to present the programming you love, like the Mermaid Parade, the Coney Island Circus Sideshow, the Coney Island Museum, Burlesque At the Beach, and the Coney Island Film Festival, and you deserve our heartfelt thanks!

Please check out our online Gift Shop; it’s the perfect place to find those unique gifts for family, friends, and all the freaks in your life. Use the code CYBERSALE to receive 20% off, Friday thru Monday only.

This Tuesday, November 28, is #GivingTuesday. Look for our special appeal on our Facebook pages, and help us take advantage of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s generous offer to match donations up to $50,000 per non-profit.

Thanks again, and see you in Coney Island!

Black Friday through Cyber Monday Online Gift Shop Sale!

Select Items 20 percent off! Check out just a few of the numerous items we have for sale, above! Visit our sale website, and use code CYBERSALE at checkout, Black Friday, November 24th through Cyber Monday, November 27th to receive 20 percent off your order!

Text CIMUSEUM to 71777

Coney Island USA’s landmarked headquarters, 1208 Surf Avenue, is celebrating its 100th birthday this fall. We’re honoring New York’s oldest home for freaks, geeks, and merfolk with a special campaign to support our Coney Island Museum. As the only accredited institution uniquely dedicated to preserving and presenting the history of Coney Island, the Museum is vital to ensuring the legacy of the People’s Playground lives on. Your gift is not only a testament to Coney Island’s amazing history, but an investment in its next 100 years. Make your gift today by texting CIMUSEUM to 71777 or online here!

Magic at Coney!!! This Sunday, November 26th, 12pm

Magical Promotions, together with Coney Island USA, presents an afternoon of fun and wonder for the entire family. Magic at Coney!!! is a magical variety show highlighting a vast array of magicians; featuring illusionists, escape artists, mentalists and close-up magicians from around the world. Admission is only $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12, online, or at the door. 

Click here for further info and to purchase tickets in advance.

Coney Island Museum
1208 Surf Avenue

The Coney Island Museum, Open Saturdays, 12pm-6pm and Sundays, 2pm-6pm


Coney Island USA is thrilled to announce the opening of "Five Cents To Dreamland" at the Coney Island Museum. Presented in cooperation with the New York Transit Museum, this special exhibition brings together highlights from both permanent collections to explore Coney Island's history from a new and unique perspective!

Highlights from our Permanent Collection This includes Funhouse Mirrors, our cool collection of coolers and thermoses from 50's & 60's, rare hundred year old hold to light postcards and much more!

Admission is $5 for Adults, $3 for Seniors, Kids (under 12) and residents of Zip Code 11224. Free for Members!

The Coney Island Museum
1208 Surf Avenue

Holiday Market at the Freak Bar! December 9,10,16,17! Free Admission!


Featuring Artists and Crafters handmade goods for those hard to shop for people we all know and love. Something for everyone. Knits, Jewelry, Hand Crafted Soaps, Soy Candles, Siamese Stuffed Animals, Ornaments and so much more. 

Vendors TBA.

Freak Bar
1208 Surf Ave.

Christmas in Coney: Winter Wonderwheel Spectacular! Saturday, December 9th, 9pm

Hosted by Viktor Devonne
Presented by: Sincerely Yours & Coney Island USA
Little Brooklyn
and special guest Angie Pontani

Featuring performances by:
Betsy Propane
Aphrodites Rose
Dandy Dillinger
Rebecca Fey Collins
Teasy Roosevelt
Abby Fantastic
Tiny D
and Miss Coney Island 2018 - Gigi Bon Bon

Live music by: Sincerely Yours & The Dear Johns

Tickets are $15 online, or at the door.

Click here for further info and to purchase tickets in advance.

Coney Island USA
1208 Surf Avenue

Coney Island USA partners with Kitchen 21's Sunday Jazz Brunch!


Coney Island USA is pleased to announce our partnership with Kitchen 21. Every Sunday, we'll be providing walk-around entertainment from 1:00-4:00 during Kitchen 21's Jazz Brunch. Be amazed and amused with sideshow and magic at Coney Island's hottest new eatery! 

For more information, or to make a reservation, please visit

Coney Island Pinball Museum! Open Saturdays and Sundays, 1pm-6pmpinball

A Curated Living Museum exhibit, featuring playable Vintage Pinball Machines from the 1970's & 80's curated to represent pinball art themes such as Sideshow, Magic, Roller Coasters, Stuntman Evel Knievel, Coney Island itself!

Free Admittance. Pinball - 50 cents per game.


3006 West 12st. (next to Sideshows by the Seashore entrance)

Have your next event in a Coney Island Landmark!


Our landmarked building is a wonderful venue for your next party, wedding, function, film or photo shoot!

Click here for further info.

Book the Coney Island Circus Sideshow or Individual Performers!


If you're looking for a truly unique experience that your guests will remember for a lifetime, then look no further! The Coney Island Circus Sideshow is available to entertain at any event or occasion.

Coney Island, USA has access to hundreds of performers in a variety of skill-sets. If you have an idea in mind, but don't see it here, just ask. Unusual acts are our specialty, including: wild west trick ropers, world record knife throwers, unique musicians, little people, natural-born human oddities and so much more! If you can dream it, we can book it!

Click here for further info.

The Donor Wall!

Get your message seen by the millions of annual visitors to Coney Island, USA. No, we don't want you to tag our landmark building or scratch your name into our incredible freak bar, we want you to put up a plaque on our Donor Wall. The Wall will be part of the Freak Bar for thousands of years to come, and your message will be right up there for future Coney Islophiles to gape at.

Click here for further info!


Coney Island USA Gift Shop and Freak Bar!

Open Saturdays and Sundays, 12pm - 6pm!

The Coney Island USA Gift Shop is located at 1208 Surf Ave. Or, you can shop online!

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Become a Member of Coney Island USA! New membership levels!

Your generosity ensures that Coney Island USA can continue to bring you innovative arts programming!

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The Authorized Coney Island Tour!

By Appointment

Developed in association with Dick Zigun, Founder Coney Island USA!

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