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Dylan and Sydney Verga hug Elmo during the (Credit: Alexi Knock)

Dylan and Sydney Verga hug Elmo during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

17th annual East Northport Festival

More than 100 people put their right hands in and put their right hands out at John Walsh Park in an attempt to break a Guinness world record for the most people dancing the hokey pokey in one place. On Sunday, the 17th annual East Northport Festival ended its weekend-long activities along Larkfield Road with the hokey pokey dance.

Sheauwei Pidd, 27, of Inner Spirit Yoga in
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Sheauwei Pidd, 27, of Inner Spirit Yoga in East Northport gave a hula hoop demonstration during the 17th annual East Northport Festival on Sunday. (Sept. 9, 2012)

About 100 people danced the hokey pokey during
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

About 100 people danced the hokey pokey during the 17th annual East Northport Festival on Sunday. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Dylan and Sydney Verga hug Elmo during the
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

Dylan and Sydney Verga hug Elmo during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

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About 100 people do the hokey pokey at
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About 100 people do the hokey pokey at the 17th annual East Northport Festival on Sunday. (Sept. 9, 2012)

About 100 people do the hokey pokey in
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About 100 people do the hokey pokey in an attempt to break the world record during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

About 100 people do the hokey pokey in
(Credit: Alexi Knock)

About 100 people do the hokey pokey in an attempt to break a world record during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Angel Sr., Angel Jr., Sienna and Jessica Estrella
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Angel Sr., Angel Jr., Sienna and Jessica Estrella do the hokey pokey during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

The 17th annual East Northport Festival featured dozens
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The 17th annual East Northport Festival featured dozens of local vendors. (Sept. 9, 2012)

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Boy Scout Troop 52 of East Northport sold
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Boy Scout Troop 52 of East Northport sold refreshments during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Becca Mincieli and Alyssa Weigers of the Long
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Becca Mincieli and Alyssa Weigers of the Long Island Aquarium show sea creatures at the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Daryl Prunty of Lia Sophia jewelry sells necklaces
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Daryl Prunty of Lia Sophia jewelry sells necklaces and bracelets during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Maura Kelley paints a butterfly on Sophie Novello,
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Maura Kelley paints a butterfly on Sophie Novello, 3, during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Students of The Rock Underground music school perform
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Students of The Rock Underground music school perform during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

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John Calzadilla works as the DJ during the
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John Calzadilla works as the DJ during the 17th annual East Northport Festival. (Sept. 9, 2012)

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