Coney Island Mermaid Parade is held once a year in the entertainment and attraction site of Coney Island, New York. The parade is a mythological fiesta that marks the start of summer. Its’ main topic is the sea.
More than 1,500 people from all over the five boroughs and beyond participate in this event that started in 1983. The parade schedule and route, parking etc, is present in the festival’s link website below, under “Event Related Information” section.