In a hotly contested sack race, Julia Kuneth was off and jumping.
Over the wall at an obstacle course set up to challenge speed and determination. Carissa Katz
The Montauk Fire Department offered kids a chance to try out the hose and later gave lifts in its ladder truck.Carissa Katz
Batmen Jay Bello and Josh AcevedoJanis Hewitt
Luca Biondo with every kid's favorite spun-sugar treatJanis Hewitt
Bill Akin, Marilyn Levine, and Ray Cortell helped serve up soup, chili, and hot dogs. Janis Hewitt
Anni Spacek, Tiffany Taylor, and Lea Mancini had painted bracelets instead of faces.Janis Hewitt
Melania Vizcaino, left, Bianna Garces-Fructuoso, and Jayla Hutton got sticky fingers before a tug-of-war contest.Janis Hewitt
Maisie Noll, Sofia Nagle, and Maggie Nordlinger posed for a photo as Nina D’Agostino rode by on the carousel.
Judy Ceslow and Nancy Stewart, above, ladled soup into commemorative cups for over two hours during the Montauk fall festival chowder contest. Janis Hewitt
The Montauk Fire Department recently assembled its trucks and ambulances for a photograph at the Lighthouse. It will be joined by a number of other departments for a 75th anniversary parade on Saturday.