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Coney Island Opens for the Season

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This Sunday, March 25, marks the official opening of the amusements at Coney Island. The annual Palm Sunday kickoff includes the traditional Egg Cream Christening and Blessing of the Rides.

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B&B Carousell Added to the National Register of Historic Places

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B&B Carousell added to the National Register of Historic Places

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10 Things You Should Know About The New Thunderbolt Roller Coaster

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The new Thunderbolt roller coaster is finally here. Before strapping in, read these ten fun facts about how this $9 million, 100% steel roller coaster came to be.

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Coney Island's 23rd Annual Sand Sculpting Contest

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Come to Coney Island on August 17th from noon to 5 p.m. and marvel at the sand creations, enjoy live music, performances and more.

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Coney Island Fourthfest

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The Brooklyn Cyclones and the Alliance for Coney Island are teaming up to host an Independence Day celebration and fireworks show next Thursday, July 4 at MCU Park.

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Coney Island Flicks on the Beach

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Check out coneyislandfunguide.com for information on events happening all summer long.

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Coney Island Comeback

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The Coney Island community sustained enormous damage from Hurricane Sandy, but after months of diligent work, the businesses of America’s original amusement district will open this weekend for business.

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Coney Island Children's Halloween Parade

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Boo! The Children's Halloween Parade is here! Join us this Saturday for the 3rd Annual Coney Island Children's Halloween Parade at America's Playground, the one and only Coney.

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NYCEDC in Your Neighborhood: Brooklyn

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Find out how NYCEDC is helping to grow and strengthen communities around New York City with NYCEDC in Your Neighborhood. In Brooklyn, the revitalization of Coney Island is seeing big payoffs for everyone seeking summer fun in the sun with more attractions, extended hours, and new thrill rides.

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Seaside Summer Concert Series at Coney Island

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The Seaside Summer Concert Series at Coney Island returns featuring The Village People, Squeeze, the Romantics, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, and more!