Garden City, New York, U.S. - June 6, 2014 - OLIVER PAPP, 18-months-old, of Garden City, hugs SPARKY THE DRAGON, the New York Islanders mascot, at the 17th Annual Garden City Belmont Stakes Festival, celebrating the 146th running of Belmont Stakes at nearby Elmont the next day. There was street festival family fun with live bands, food, pony rides and more, and a main sponsor of this Long Island night event was The New York Racing Association Inc.

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Garden City, New York, U.S. - June 6, 2014 - OLIVER PAPP, 18-months-old, of Garden City, hugs SPARKY THE DRAGON, the New York Islanders mascot, at the 17th Annual Garden City Belmont Stakes Festival, celebrating the 146th running of Belmont Stakes at nearby Elmont the next day. There was street festival family fun with live bands, food, pony rides and more, and a main sponsor of this Long Island night event was The New York Racing Association Inc.
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Location: Garden City, Long Island, New York, NY, USA, U.S., United States America, Northern Hemisphere