CONEY ISLAND COMEDY COURT
1302 Boardwalk West.... Doors open and seating at 6 p.m. Court at 7 p.m. Every Thursday..... Info.: 718-373-5862  (Posted: June 25, 2014)
 
FIREWORKS!!!!
Fridays, approx. 9:30 p.m......The famed annual FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA.... Fireworks every Friday night thru the summer!!! Deno's Wonder Wheel Park, Boardwalk visibility sites!!! West 12th Street... With Alliance for Coney Island, others. Join the crowds on Friday night for fun, food, skyrocketing colors, and more!!!  (Posted: June 25, 2014)
 
FREE SUMMER ARTS CAMP
Healing Arts Initiative... at P.S. 329, The Surfside School, 2929 W. 30th St....For NYC-DOE Middle School Students....Theater, dance/fitness, visual arts, photography, music, more....Mon., July 7-Thurs., July 31 (Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.) four weeks only......call 212-575-7676 ext. 203  (Posted: June 25, 2014)
 
Welcome to the newest addition to the fun at Coney Island....The all-new, spectacular, amazing THUNDERBOLT ROLLER COASTER
Ride this spine-tingling coaster from the Boardwalk to Surf Avenue with all of its leaps, turns, twists....and screams...All new! All chilling and thrilling....Then enjoy all of the other rides and attractions throughout the Boardwalk, from Coney Island to Brighton Beach and back again. SUMMER FUN in the all-new 2014 tradition.  (Revised: June 25, 2014)
 
Free Media Classes
Coney Island Library.....1901 Mermaid Ave. Presented by BEIC.....Subjects include: DIY, Stop-Motion Animation; Video Blogging; Digital Camera Basics; and more......718-265-3220  (Posted: June 25, 2014)
 
THEME PARK NAME SEARCH
Zamperla, the owner of Luna Park in Coney Island, looks for help in creating a name for a new great amusement park in Venice, Italy.....Win over $25,000 (USD)....
http://zoopa.com/en-us/contests/isola-di-san-biago/brief.  (Posted: May 27, 2014)
 
CONEY ISLAND FLICKS ON THE BEACH
Return of the exciting event on the Beach near Boardwalk & West 12th Street...Every Monday, 7:30 p.m. from July through August.....Free. Bring your own blankets and chairs for comfort...(Maybe a light sweater)....All info. 718-694-7895.  (Posted: May 27, 2014)
 
Kaiser Park-Kids Summer Meals Program
June 27-August 29th....Seven days a week.
Breakfast: 8 am - 10 am Lunch: 11:45-1:00 pm....Park Activities all day-arts and crafts, tennis lesson, basketball, handball, track and field, puppet shows, movie nights, much more. Sponsored by Friends of Kaiser Park, Coney Island General Gap, Alliance of Calvery Vaux Park.  (Posted: May 27, 2014)
 
Coney Island Youth Alive Inc.
Drum Line, Steppers, Dancers...Events thru the year. All information: ciyouthalive@gmail.com  (Posted: May 27, 2014)
 
Free Legal Workshops for Small Business
Project of Legal Aid Society. Info. 212-426-3083  (Posted: May 27, 2014)
 
Shorefront YM-YWHA of Brighton & Manhattan Beach
3300 Coney Island Avenue between Brightwater Court & Boardwalk...Many regularly scheduled events, including 'Sewing for beginners', Music and Movement for Tots, Creative Movement Dance, Modern Dance, Hip-Hop/Break Dance...Gym, swimming pool, outdoor and indoor programming...Info: www.shorefronty.org  (Posted: April 29, 2014)
 
Mindfully Living Community Gardens
Plans for creation of a new garden, focused on nutrition, cooking, health issues and food....To be created at 2427 Mermaid Avenue @ W. 25th Street....Email: Mindfullivingcommunitygarden@gmail.com; or call 917-273-4406.  (Posted: April 29, 2014)
 
SAVE THE DATE!!!!! AUGUST 23, 2014
Coney Island Generation Gap....
SOAP BOX DERBY RACE.
KAISER PARK

This is a tentative date....... Call the C.B. as the date gets closer 718-266-3001  (Posted: March 18, 2014)
 
Theme Park Name Search
Zamperla, the owner of Luna Park in Coney Island looks for help in creating a name for a new great amusement park in Venice, Italy....Win over $25,000 (USD)...
http://zoopa.com/en-us/contests/isola-di-san-biago/brief  (Posted: March 12, 2014)
 
Exhibition: Brighton Beach Pictured
New photo exhibit presented by the Brighton Beach Business Improvement District. National Restaurant 273 Brighton Beach Ave....Event is both a competition and exhibit; entrants were judged and selected.....Various exhibit sites in area...For additional information: Yelena Makhnan at 718-934-0067.  (Posted: March 12, 2014)
 
Abe Stark Ice Skating Rink
West 19th St. and Boardwalk. Sats. & Suns., 1-3:30 p.m.
$9 adm...plus skate rental...For all information on times, groups,etc. call 718-946-6536  (Posted: March 12, 2014)
 
Wall of Memories
Memorializes over 300 people lost to violence... West 22nd Street & Surf Ave. Sponsored by Gone But Not Forgotten, and The Suber Foundation....on the wall...visit the site.  (Posted: March 12, 2014)
 
Alliance for Coney Island
Director of Operations: Johanna Zaki Contact at Johanna@allianceforconeyisland.org....Information on activities in Coney Island, grants, news. Call 1-800-621-3362  (Revised: January 29, 2014)
 
Brooklyn Street Car Artists' Group
Southern Brooklyn based arts group... regular exhibitions in Coney Island Hospital. - 2nd floor gallery space adjacent to the Kane Auditorium...Current Exhibit Theme: "Freedom". Through March 14th...Exhibition open Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m. -5 p.m. All info www.BSAGARTS.ORG  (Revised: January 29, 2014)
 
Coney Island YMCA
Located at 2980 W. 29th St. at Surf Avenue. Shiny, spacious new facility with a multitude of activities including exercise rooms, pools, basketball court, meeting room, children's room, much more!!!. Director: Sam Moore. Open Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m. -10:30 p.m./ Sat. & Sun., 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Don't hesitate...call now 718-215-6900.  (Revised: June 25, 2014)
 
Community Board 13 Cert Team
New training sessions being planned for the Emergency Response Team. For application and info 718-422-8414 or cert@oem.nyc.gov. CERT members meeting being planned.  (Revised: June 25, 2014)
 
Coney Island Dancers
Events throughout the warm weather season and beyond. Three street festival in Coneyisland - Aug 10, 31, and Sept 14.
Also Coney Island Clean-up with the Cool hand luke program with Coney Island Dancers Clean-up company.

Applications for summer jobs, and further info, Contact Rican vargas at 347-496-2032  (Posted: March 21, 2013)
 
Coney Island History Project
Now located at Denos Wonder Wheel park, 3059 w 12th st... Charles Denson's acclaimed site to view photos, exhibits, and discussions about the long, varied history of the peninsula... offering walking tours, exhibitions, oral history project, more... Contact: www.coneyislandhistory.org  (Revised: January 29, 2014)
 
Coney Recovers
Collaborative initiative of several organizations...working together for benefit and recovery of Coney Island..Info on funding, related matters. Director: Ruth Morales..all information - www.coneyrecovers.org  (Posted: January 29, 2014)
 
Millennium Theatre
Located at 1029 Brighton Beach Ave. @ Brighton 11th St.
1400-seat theater. Russian touring, comedy, theater groups. 718-513-6616  (Posted: January 29, 2014)
 
Salt & Sea Mission
1404-1406 Neptune Ave. (at Stillwell Ave.)... and now at 24172419 Stillwell Ave at Bay 50th St. Important community and public work continues. Items for needy, food, services. Rev. Debbe Santiago...Call 718-530-4648. Baby food, clothing, dog food distribution on Wed., 11 a.m.-12 noon at 2417-19 Stillwell Ave.; Ladies Bible Study every Wed., 12 noon.... Many other civic activities: Pastor Debbe Santiago...718-373-3572.  (Revised: June 25, 2014)
 
Steeplechase Plaze,1615 Boardwalk
Visit the restored B&B Carousel and large walking outdoor area ... food ... rides.. Large open plaza...seating and relaxation. Watch the colorful one-of-a-kind light show of THE PARACHUTE JUMP. (Lighting continues all year. Plaza to reopen for the spring season).  (Revised: June 25, 2014)
 
The Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance
Monumental wall installation in honor of/ those who served so gallantly on 9/11. West wall of MCU Park 1904 Surf Avenue. Opposite parking field and abutting the Robinson-Reese Statue. Visit it all year.
 (Revised: January 29, 2014)
 
WCS New york Aquarium
Location: Surf Ave & West 8th st.

The world famous Aquarium, host to ten of thousands of people each year, had been hard by 'Sandy'. Work continues, and the popular attraction will be opening sections of its fascinating attractions shortly. Admission varies..For all information www.nyaquarium.com or 718-265-FISH. Groundbreaking has taken place for the giant, exciting new Shark Exhibit

Keep watch for official opening date.  (Revised: January 29, 2014)
 
 
 
 
  CONEY ISLAND COMEDY COURT
 
  FIREWORKS!!!!
 
  FREE SUMMER ARTS CAMP
 
  Welcome to the newest addition to the fun at Coney Island....The all-new, spectacular, amazing THUNDERBOLT ROLLER COASTER
 
  Free Media Classes
 
  THEME PARK NAME SEARCH
 
  CONEY ISLAND FLICKS ON THE BEACH
 
  Kaiser Park-Kids Summer Meals Program
 
  Coney Island Youth Alive Inc.
 
  Free Legal Workshops for Small Business
 
  Shorefront YM-YWHA of Brighton & Manhattan Beach
 
  Mindfully Living Community Gardens
 
  SAVE THE DATE!!!!! AUGUST 23, 2014
 
  Theme Park Name Search
 
  Exhibition: Brighton Beach Pictured
 
  Abe Stark Ice Skating Rink
 
  Wall of Memories
 
  Alliance for Coney Island
 
  Brooklyn Street Car Artists' Group
 
  Coney Island YMCA
 
  Community Board 13 Cert Team
 
  Coney Island Dancers
 
  Coney Island History Project
 
  Coney Recovers
 
  Millennium Theatre
 
  Salt & Sea Mission
 
  Steeplechase Plaze,1615 Boardwalk
 
  The Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance
 
  WCS New york Aquarium