This year the Coney Island Mermaid Parade will be held at the New York Aquarium. This pool-side party is sure to be a spectacular event.
From Coney Island USA:
Calling all Mermaids, Mermen, and Spectators! Join us for the 2011 Mermaid Parade Ball, the Parade’s official after party. We will celebrate the night together and listen to live music, watch burlesque, experience mermaids leaping out of the pool, watch a sea lion show, and catch great sideshow acts performed by some of New York City’s most fantastic and unique performers.
Hosted by Adam The First Real Man
Featuring Burlesque by Little Brooklyn, Creamy Stevens, Lefty Lucy, Kat Mon Dieu, Princess Pat, Fem Appeal, Nasty Canasta and Miss Dixievon Trixie
Go Go: LaMaia, Mary Cyn, Dangerrr Doll, Evelyn Vinyl, Sarah Hassan, Celia Next Time, Fifi Dupree, Marni Halasa,
Mermaids: Bambi the Mermaid, Julie Atlas Muz, Sita Lange and Sasha the Fire Gypsy
Hula Hoopers: Justina Flash, Cosmic Swirl, Sasha Fire Gypsy
Live Music by The Moto-Wrays, Labretta Suede and the Motel 6
DJ Fresh Prince of Darkness.
Special appearance by the cast of the 2011 Coney Island Circus Sideshow
Synchronized swimming show by the Gotham Synchro-Synchronized Swim Team
Walk around magicians; Danny T, Gary Dreifus and Lee Alan Barrett
Luna Park's Lunatic Dance Team
And in a new innovation, we'll be announcing the Mermaid Parade winners at the Ball!
For ticket information visit the Coney Island USA webiste.
V.I.P. VIP fun galore!!! Magical Mermaids and oceans of fish will gather together for a little mermaid play!! This is the very reason you should become a VIP! You will receive exclusive VIP center - stage seating and a chance to play with live mermaids and kiss nature’s finest sea lions. In our mermaid VIP lounge you will get a chance to taste some light hors d’oeuvres, drink Smuttynose Beer, enjoy wine from Barefoot Wine and Bubbly, sip cocktails and listen to live music!! $75.
The 9th Annual Mermaid Parade Ball
The official after-party of the Mermaid Parade
Saturday, June 18th 2011
7 pm to 11:30 pm (21 and over)
at the NEW YORK AQUARIUM (OCEANIC DECK AND AQUA THEATER)
602 SURF AVE. @ WEST 8TH STREET
CONEY ISLAND, BROOKLYN, NY 11224