Summer 2015 in NYC. The iconic Coney Island is probably the best-known among the beaches in New York City. The 2.5 mile beach are inviting us to say goodbye to July heat and spend relaxing and funny moments with our family and friends. In fact, most of New Yorkers think that the beach, boardwalk and accompanying amusement park are part of their happiest memories.
A cheap subway ride from Midtown Manhattan takes less than an hour to Coney Island. Then, you can catch the D, F, N or Q train to Coney Island/ Stillwell Avenue station, which is just two blocks away from the beach.
Be happy this summer 2015 in NYC. Go to Coney Island, take a ride in the celebrated Cyclone Rollercoaster, have a hotdog at Nathan’s Famous, stroll along the boardwalk, and go for a swim!
The Coney Island Cyclone or simply Cyclone is a historic wooden roller coaster that opened on June 26, 1927, in the Coney Island section of Brooklyn. It was declared a New York City landmark on July 12, 1988, and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on June 26, 1991.
Coney Island also offers exciting recreation opportunities. With courts for beach volleyball, handball, and basketball as well as playgrounds and amusement rides. Also, check out the New York Aquarium, the Abe Stark Ice Skating Rink, or the MCU Park (formerly KeySpan Park) baseball stadium where you can see the minor league Mets (the Brooklyn Cyclones) play ball. Iconic Coney Island is bursting with activity throughout the summer!
Coney Island is a community of 60,000 people in its western part, with Sea Gate to its west, Brighton Beach and Manhattan Beach to its east, the Atlantic Ocean to the south, and Gravesend to the north.
Enjoy your day, Yareah friends. Art is everywhere and up to you!