Coney Island’s Annual Mermaid Parade

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I recently paid my first visit to Coney Island. I’m sure that on any given day¬†in Coney Island, you’re bound to encounter all manner of costumed park visitors, carnival employees, and bewildered city dwellers struggling to make sense of the park; however, the annual Mermaid Parade amplifies¬†the area’s strangeness. Continue reading