Families gather at Coney Island Boardwalk to celebrate end of summer

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School's almost here and people were out celebrating the end of the summer season at the Coney Island Boardwalk for Labor Day weekend.

Community members and visitors were taking advantage of the sunny weather and celebrating the end of summer with great food, amusement park rides and the beach.

“Coming to Coney Island has been very memorable,” says one attendee. “It’s very unique, very different, very out there."

Some business owners were expecting large crowds as families come to spend their last weekend until school starts, but say they’re more than prepared.

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