Coney Island Film Festival
Coney Island Film Festival: September 30th through October 2nd.
Coney Island Museum - 1208 Surf Ave. (between Stillwell and West 12th) and Sideshows By The Seashore 3006 West 12th off Surf Ave. F, Q, N or D Train to Stillwell Ave. Coney Island. 718-372-5159 (day of).
Gala Opening Night Party
Coney Island Museum, FRIDAY September 30th, 9pm, $20
Our opening night parties are legendary, don't miss it! This event is a benefit for the not for profit arts organization Coney Island USA.
Join The Great Fredini (This or That!) for an astounding sideshow and burlesque show featuring performances by Bambi the Mermaid, The World Famous *BOB*, Bonnie Dunn, Eak the Geek, Insectavora, Remy Vicious, Scott Baker, Dottie Lux, Roc Roc It, Nasty Canasta, Veronika Sweet, 3D Gorilla Bob & more! 21 & over. Open bar (yes free Rheingold Beer and mixed drinks all night long included with your $20 ticket!). Buy tickets in advance with a credit card or night of with cash only.
Special Benefit Screening THE WARRIORS
Sideshows by the Seashore, Saturday Oct. 1st, 10:30pm $10
WARRIORS, COME OUT TO PLAAYY YAAAY. The leader of New York's biggest street gang declares a truce, and gangs from all 5 boroughs venture to the Bronx for a clandestine meeting. When an assasination takes place, one gang stands wrongly accused and the truce is off. Now they must fight they're way back home to Coney Island, because a whole city is gunning for - The Warriors! A Coney Island cult classic. Last year we packed the house and wouldn't you know it, it became an interactive film going experience! People reciting lines, loud applause, clanging beer bottles. CAN YOU DIG IT??
SATURDAY OCT. 1ST, 10:30PM at Sideshows by the Seashore, 3006 W.12th St. at Surf Ave. Tickets are $10 and go on sale 30 minutes prior to showtime. NO PASSES. This event is a benefit for Coney Island USA.
Films all day Saturday and Sunday for only $6 each show. Saturday screening pass $20, Sunday screening pass $15. Festival Pass including party $50. Note: passes DO NOT include The Warriors Screening.
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Help support the survival of a truly independent arts organization in the "New" Coney Island!