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Shira Kaplan-Walbrecht, 6, from Riverhead, sits on top (Credit: Randee Daddona)

Shira Kaplan-Walbrecht, 6, from Riverhead, sits on top of the fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at 520lbs., grown by Glenn Andrews from Massapequa. The 37th open-air Riverhead County Fair featured old fashioned farm contests and the best apple pie. (Oct. 7, 2012)

The Riverhead Country Fair

The 37th open-air Riverhead County Fair featured old fashioned farm contests, a "best" apple pie contest and the crowning of the largest pumpkin -- which weighed at over 500 lbs.

Forest Kaplan Walbrecht, 8, from Riverhead, stands on
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Forest Kaplan Walbrecht, 8, from Riverhead, stands on top of the fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at 520lbs., grown by Glenn Andrews from Massapequa. His sister Shira, 6, and friend Amanda Castillo, 8, also from Riverhead look on. (Oct. 7, 2012)

Shira Kaplan-Walbrecht, 6, from Riverhead, sits on top
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Shira Kaplan-Walbrecht, 6, from Riverhead, sits on top of the fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at 520lbs., grown by Glenn Andrews from Massapequa. The 37th open-air Riverhead County Fair featured old fashioned farm contests and the best apple pie. (Oct. 7, 2012)

The fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

The fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at 520lbs., grown by Glenn Andrews from Massapequa, gets a lift at The Riverhead County Fair. The 37th open-air Riverhead County Fair featured old fashioned farm contests and the best apple pie. (Oct. 7, 2012)

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The fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

The fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at 520lbs., grown by Glenn Andrews from Massapequa gets a lift at The Riverhead County Fair. The 37th open-air Riverhead County Fair featured old fashioned farm contests and the best apple pie. (Oct. 7, 2012)

Amanda Castillo, 8, left, and Shira Kaplan-Walbrecht, 6,
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Amanda Castillo, 8, left, and Shira Kaplan-Walbrecht, 6, both from Riverhead admire the fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at 520lbs., grown by Glenn Andrews from Massapequa. The 37th open-air Riverhead County Fair featured old fashioned farm contests and the best apple pie. (Oct. 7, 2012)

Amanda Castillo, 8, from Riverhead, stands on top
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Amanda Castillo, 8, from Riverhead, stands on top of the fair's largest homegrown pumpkin, weighing in at 520lbs., grown by Glenn Andrews from Massapequa. The 37th open-air Riverhead County Fair featured old fashioned farm contests and the best apple pie. (Oct. 7, 2012)

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