10 Things to Know About the Mermaid Parade

Coney Island USA is hosting its 36th Annual Mermaid Parade on June 16 and we’re excited to be an o-fish-al sponsor! To celebrate, here are ten random and weird facts about the legendary day. 1. It was started in 1983 …by Coney Island USA, a non-profit arts organization whose mission is to defend the honor … Continued

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Rooted in Culinary Arts

We all know that there’s a natural pairing between beer and food, but did you know that our Head Brewer, Matt McCall has deep culinary roots? It only makes sense that his passion for food would foray into a career in brewing. Here’s Matt’s take on how he transformed his culinary expertise into a life … Continued

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The Inaugural Coney Cup

Though winter in NY sends shivers down many a spine, it sure ain’t bad for maintaining fermentation temperatures at home, so we decided to host a home brew competition! Our Head Brewer, Matt McCall, got his start as a home brewer, so the community is certainly close to our hearts, and what better way to … Continued

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Introducing Porter Man

New beer alert! Porter Man is a classic throwback to the days when Coney Island was considered a “poor man’s paradise.” Inspired by the boardwalk potato cakes that only cost a nickel, Porter Man is a flavorful, robust porter brewed with sweet potato and maple syrup. Porter Man is on tap now at the brewery … Continued

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