Sideshows by the Seashore
Coney Island Museum (1208 Surf Ave., Brooklyn)
$10, purchase tickets here

Opening Night Party (Cash Bar) Musical entertainment and talk by Sol Yaged, legendary clarinetist and former headliner at the Blue Bird Casino, 1208 Surf Ave. in Coney Island (now home to Coney Island USA). The entertainment will be followed by Coney Island USA’s annual Sideshow Hall of Fame Inductions.

Join us for discussion, votes, the infamous drinking game and inductions in the following categories:

Working Acts: Little Egypt vs. The Great Waldo

Showfolk: Robert Ripley vs. P.G. Lowery

Born Different: Chang and Eng vs. Sarah Baartman (the Hottentot Venus)

Self Inflicted: Jack Dracula vs. Koo Koo the Bird Girl

Attractions: Magic Mouse vs. the Cardiff Giant