CONEY ISLAND - Fans came out today to celebrate the first birthday of the new Luna Park on Coney Island.

Many came out to enjoy the wonderful weather and have fun on all of the rides and games.

The park was slated to open at 11 a.m., but due to technical difficulties, the park opened around noon. The park compensated those who were waiting by giving everyone a free ride on the Cyclone roller coaster and free rides at the rest of the park until 1 a.m.Luna Park businesses booming in summer