Newsletter - September 12, 2019



19th Annual Coney Island Film Festival, this weekend! September 13-15 at Sideshows by the Seashore and The Coney Island Museum!
photo and Coney Island USA Present: The 19th Annual Coney Island Film Festival, September 13 - 15, 2019 at the legendary Sideshows By The Seashore and the Coney Island Museum in the historic Brooklyn neighborhood Coney Island, New York! 106 films in a jam packed weekend!

Full Festival Pass $50 (Includes Opening Night Screening, Opening Night Party, Admission to Programs 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,11,12,13,14,15,16. Does not include The Warriors Screening)

Opening Night Party
$25 (Beer from Coney Island Brewery, Wine, Food from Gargiulo's Restaurant, Stage Show Featuring Burlesque and Sideshow)

Saturday Screening Pass
$15 (Includes Admission to Programs 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9. Does not include The Warriors Screening)

Sunday Screening Pass
$12 (Includes Admission to Programs 11,12,13,14,15,16)

The Warriors
Saturday Screening $10

Individual Screenings only $8

Online sales end this Friday, 9/13 at 11am Eastern Time. Any remaining tickets will be available at the box office, cash or credit (West 12th st.) during the festival, Friday 9/13 (6:30pm-11pm), Saturday 9/14 (12:00pm - 10:30pm) or Sunday 9/15 (12:00pm - 6pm). Tickets and passes will not be shipped, they are picked up at our box office.

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Music Of Curiosities Presents: DÜM Live In Concert! This Thursday, September 12th at 9pm!

Music Of Curiosities Presents DÜM Live In Concert Multi Instrumentalist and Percussionist Raquy Danziger bring her exotic original music to the Legendary Sideshow stage in Coney Island. Special opening set by Rob Mastrianni featuring Obsidian Absurd.

Thursday September 12th
$20 online, or at the door.
1208 Surf Ave (corner West 12th)

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Save the Date! November 2, 2019!

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1208 Surf Ave.

Coney Island Circus Sideshow, Magic at Coney!!!, Burlesque at the Beach and the Coney Island Museum are not scheduled this weekend. Join us for the 19th Annual Coney Island Film Festival!

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1208 Surf Ave.

Help Funhouse Philosophers raise funds for our next production!

Funhouse Philosophers is the experimental theater company in residence at Coney Island USA.

Here's your chance to help us raise funds for our showcase production of a new rock opera to run at Coney Island USA every weekend in November.


A ROCK OPERA by CIUSA Founder and Artistic Director Dick D. Zigun (libretto) and Nikos Brisco (music), directed by Circus Amok’s Jennifer Miller.

To be presented at Coney Island USA’s Sideshow by the Seashore!

Get info on the production, make a donation and watch the video, at the link below.

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1208 Surf Ave.

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.


Coney Island USA Gift Shop and Freak Bar!

Open Fridays 6pm - Midnight, Saturdays and Sundays, 12pm-8pm.

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!

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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