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Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show

Trevor Diamond, 7, and brother Kyle, 3, of

Trevor Diamond, 7, and brother Kyle, 3, of Islip Terrace, enjoy the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show in West Sayville. (June 12, 2011) Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

More than 1,000 people attended the two-day Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show in West Sayville held by the Long Island Maritime Museum. The event included skits by pirate troupes, treasure hunts, live music and a pirate costume contest for children.

Christopher Palmer, 2, shows off his pirate costume
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Christopher Palmer, 2, shows off his pirate costume at the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show in West Sayville. (June 12, 2011)

Trevor Diamond, 7, and brother Kyle, 3, of
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Trevor Diamond, 7, and brother Kyle, 3, of Islip Terrace, enjoy the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show in West Sayville. (June 12, 2011)

Pirates from Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in Sayville,
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Pirates from Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in Sayville, perform a skit for the crowd at the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show. (June 12, 2011)

Jason Forella, who plays Percy, a pirate with
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Jason Forella, who plays Percy, a pirate with The Kings of the Coast pirate troupe, celebrates after opening a chest of buried treasure. (June 12, 2011)

Children carry buried treasure to shore during a
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Children carry buried treasure to shore during a treasure hunt led by Kings of the Coast, a Patchogue-based pirate troupe. (June 12, 2011)

Pirates handed out treasure to children who helped
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Pirates handed out treasure to children who helped them dig up a buried chest at the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show. (June 12, 2011)

Ginger Gennaro, of Holbrook, dances with her grandson
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Ginger Gennaro, of Holbrook, dances with her grandson Alex, 3, of Patchogue, at the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show. (June 12, 2011)

Kyle Diamond, 3, poses with his brother at
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Kyle Diamond, 3, poses with his brother at the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show in West Sayville. (June 12, 2011)

Pirates with the Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Pirates with the Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in Sayville, play a hand of cards during a skit for the crowd. (June 12, 2011)

Liam Burke, 3, and brother Owen, 5, show
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Liam Burke, 3, and brother Owen, 5, show off their pirate costumes at the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show in West Sayville. (June 12, 2011)

Pirates from Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in Sayville,
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Pirates from Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in Sayville, show off their weapons during the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show in West Sayville. (June 12, 2011)

Children carry buried treasure to shore during a
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Children carry buried treasure to shore during a treasure hunt led by Kings of the Coast, a Patchogue-based pirate troupe. (June 12, 2011)

Pirates from Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in Sayville,
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Pirates from Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in Sayville, show off their weapons during the Pirate Festival and Classic Boat Show in West Sayville. (June 12, 2011)

Pirates with the Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in
Photo Credit: Erin Geismar

Pirates with the Ye Pyrate Brotherhood, based in Sayville, play a hand of cards during a skit for the crowd. (June 12, 2011)

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