Celebrate the Artistry of Coney Island Freak Show Culture
If you are hungry for entertainment that’s beyond ordinary, the Coney Island Circus Sideshow delivers performances capable of taking your breath away. Celebrating the storied legacy of legendary entertainers such as PT Barnum, Harry Houdini, the Ringling Bros and Ripley’s Believe-It-or-Not, this new-age freak show in Coney Island pays tribute to the past while pushing the boundaries of alternative stage acts. Seize your chance to catch the last traditional 10-in 1 sideshow featuring live professional sword swallowers, fire eaters and a diverse variety of alternative performers with unique physical attributes and talents that will blow your mind.
Hosted by Sideshows by the Seashore within an official New York City Landmark building on Surf Avenue and West 12th Street, the Coney Island Circus Sideshow is quickly becoming one of the coolest things to do in Brooklyn with friends. While you’re in the neighborhood for an intimate look at a genuine circus sideshow, be sure to check out the increasingly popular Sideshow School and American Sideshow Hall of Fame for more ways to immerse yourself in Coney Island freak show culture.