Saturday, June 20, 2009
There is only one place to be this weekend and that's CONEY ISLAND for the kick off of summer!
2009 MERMAID PARADE
Saturday, June 20th, 2PM! Rain or Shine!
King Neptune Mr. Harvey Keitel and his Queen Mermaid Daphna
Special Appearances by The Uptown String Band from The Philadelphia Mummers Parade!
Monster Truck ‘Blue Thunder’ performing a parade prelude.
Performers from Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey’s Boom A Ring
For more information check out their site.
After the parade head over to the official after party:
MERMAID PARADE BALL at Dreamland Roller Rink
The Ball will run in 2 skating sessions 5:30pm-8:30pm and 9pm-Midnight
$20 (skate rental $5 or bring your own)
DJ, Burlesque and Sideshow performances, Adam Rinn, Tigger, Little Brooklyn, Ekaterina, Marni Halasa and more!
Loungerati also suggests:
Yehoodi "Brooklyn Bombshell" Mermaid party at Flatbush Farms in Park Slope.
3pm. That's at 76 Saint Marks Ave at Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn.
Brooklyn Pin-Up magazine party at BROOKLYN BOTANICA in Red Hook.
220 Conover Street
Red Hook, Brooklyn
"Join us for the first hot party to kick off the summer season!!
Brooklyn Pin Up will be officially launching its brand with an evening to remember, filled with sexy surprise performances, beautiful pin ups and music brought to you by DJ's Sameer and Love On The Run.
Come and kiss one of our sexy pinups in the kissing booth, enjoy one of Botanica's specialty cocktails with fresh fruit and herbs and enter to win your own pin up photo shoot!!
Also be on the lookout for Brooklyn Pinup marching in this year's Coney island Mermaid Parade earlier in the day on June 20th!!"