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An estimated 75,000 people visited Coney Island on July 4th weekend, 2010. Beachgoers tend to crowd the area to the east of the Steeplechase Pier and directly across from the 90-year old Wonder Wheel, now a New York City landmark.

An estimated 75,000 people visited Coney Island on July 4th weekend, 2010. Beachgoers tend to crowd the area to the east of the Steeplechase Pier and directly across from the 90-year old Wonder Wheel, now a New York City landmark.