37th Annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade

A beloved Coney Island tradition, and the largest art parade in the nation. A celebration of ancient mythology and honky-tonk rituals of the seaside, it showcases over 3,000 creative individuals from all over the five boroughs and beyond, opening the summer with incredible art, entrepreneurial spirit and community pride.

Coney Island Mermaid Parade, 2011 Photo by  Karen Michel

Coney Island Mermaid Parade, 2011
Photo by Karen Michel



The California Mermaid Con

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β€œThe California Mermaid Convention will be the ultimate mermaid extravaganza of the year. 

The convention will host mermaids who are leaders in the industry, special guest performers, entertainment for mermaids of all ages, swim meet-ups for mermaids of all ages and skill levels, lectures, panels, workshops, photoshoots, a themed breakfast, an elegant ball, a lively promenade in historic Old Sacramento, a river & beach clean up and so much more!” -The California Mermaid Con