Start shucking! Annual Oyster Festival draws big crowds to Oyster Bay

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A fall favorite made its return to Oyster Bay this weekend -- it's the annual Oyster Festival.

The event is in its 36th year, featuring live music, rides, games, and plenty of food and, of course -- oysters.

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The fun runs both Saturday and Sunday on the waterfront at Theodore Roosevelt Park in Oyster Bay.

Thousands of people were expected to attend both days.

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 MORE COVERAGE: Shucked specialties ready to be devoured at 36th annual Oyster Festival 

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