The fountain at the entrance to Playland in Rye, NY.
It was too hot even for the beach to be jammed. And yes, this is the boardwalk where the movie “Big” was filmed. Inside the park now is a Zoltar the Fortune Teller machine.
Basil is always a good sport. I think this look suits him.
Long Island Sound — fenced in.
Playland Lake where many years ago we rented a paddle boat. On Sunday we simply sat in the shade and enjoyed the view.
The iconic Dragon coaster — built in 1929, it’s one of only 100 wooden roller coasters left in the U.S.
It only took us about 20 minutes to get this selfie in one of the original Dragon coaster cars — and just as long to get in and out of the darn thing. It’s a tight squeeze!