We didn't want to bring home a stuffed animal that was twice as tall as our toddler, but we did allow her to go fishing for a smaller prize at a carnival game on The Pier where all kids win something small. Old Orchard Beach has delights for children of all ages, from teens who like the amusement park rides to small fry who are content just to play on the beach and soak up all of the colorful sights.
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