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Sophia Hendrickson, 5, hands a hula hoop off (Credit: Alexi Knock)

Sophia Hendrickson, 5, hands a hula hoop off to Allie Woodson, 8, during a contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

18th annual Beach Blast

The Town of Babylon held its 18th annual Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. The free event featured live music, face painting, food and an ice cream eating contest.

Noah Bilello, 6, claims his victory after the
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Noah Bilello, 6, claims his victory after the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Brianna Oliveri won the 10-11 age group in
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Brianna Oliveri won the 10-11 age group in the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer cheers children on during
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer cheers children on during the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

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Jake Chinappi received second place of his age
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Jake Chinappi received second place of his age group in the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Maureen and Lauren Walker, 7, give Caitlin Walker,
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Maureen and Lauren Walker, 7, give Caitlin Walker, 5, pointers before the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Anthony Incristo recovers after the ice cream eating
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Anthony Incristo recovers after the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Kayla Low claimed first place for 12-13 age
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Kayla Low claimed first place for 12-13 age group in the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Carsyn and Aubrey Goetz, 4, dive in during
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Carsyn and Aubrey Goetz, 4, dive in during the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

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Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Councilman Tony Martinez and
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Councilman Tony Martinez and County Legis. Wayne Horsley (D-Babylon) pose with winners of the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Isabella Pop, 4, takes her time during the
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Isabella Pop, 4, takes her time during the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Sophia Hendrickson, 5, hands a hula hoop off
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Sophia Hendrickson, 5, hands a hula hoop off to Allie Woodson, 8, during a contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Noah Bilello, 6, moves quickly during the ice
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Noah Bilello, 6, moves quickly during the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer interviews Ralph Santiago after
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer interviews Ralph Santiago after the ice cream eating contest at the Town of Babylon's Beach Blast on Overlook Beach. (Aug. 25, 2012)

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The Town of Babylon's annual Beach Blast on
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

The Town of Babylon's annual Beach Blast on Overlook Beach was a free event that included a live band, rides, contests and more. (Aug. 25, 2012)

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