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Oyster Festival popular as always in Oyster Bay


The 36th annual Oyster Festival, held in the Hamlet of Oyster Bay on Oct. 19-20 offered even more this year with additional amusement park rides, music on several stages and plenty of food. Thousands of people came to watch the oyster eating and shucking contests, laugh at the pirate show and enjoy time with family and friends in one of the most popular festivals in New York state.