CONEY ISLAND - Hundreds attended a jobs fair this morning, hoping to apply for the 250 summer positions available in Coney Island.

The event was hosted by the Alliance for Coney Island, who hope to employ close to 1,000 new hires by the summer. More positions will be filled at job fairs tomorrow and later in the spring. After this weekend, the next one is in April.

Employers are looking to hire include Luna Park, Deno's Wonder Wheel Park and Nathan's Famous.