BABYLON, NY (WCBS 880) – It’s not the Jones Beach fireworks, but it is guaranteed to dazzle.
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“This should be a really great show. Last year’s show we had off of Davis Park, that was wonderful, and this year promises to be even better,” says Pat Gillen, who captains a fishing boat at Captree.
The display will launch closer to the mainland to accommodate more spectators. There will even be an historic aircraft show, according to Gillen.
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For the best seat in the house, the Captree fleet will be in full force.
“It’s such a comfortable, relaxing night to go out on a boat and just sit and watch fireworks and they have the patriotic music on the boat and everybody just has a great time when they do it,” says local Carol Jenkins.