Norwalk Oyster Festival to ban backpacks

Changes are coming to security at the Norwalk Oyster Festival. The Norwalk Seaport Association says backpacks and large bags will not be allowed at the

NORWALK - Changes are coming to security at the Norwalk Oyster Festival.

The Norwalk Seaport Association says backpacks and large bags will not be allowed at the annual festival next week.

Officials say families with small children can still bring diaper bags and those with medical conditions can bring the supplies they may need.

The 36th annual festival starts next Friday and runs through the weekend.
 

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