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2013 Mermaid Day Parade in Coney Island

After a grassroots movement raised enough money for the 31-year-old Mermaid Day Parade to go on, Saturday's festival continued the annual procession of tuba-playing Poseidons, tattooed mermaids and mermen, human seaweed and other costumed enthusiasts making their way down the Coney Island boardwalk.

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