Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival

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Ray Pena, master falconer, spins line with plastic "prey" on the end as his 12-year-old saker falcon, Chula, swoops in to demonstrate how falcons fly and catch prey during his birds of prey show, called Flight of the Raptor, at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Aztec Dance Company performs traditional Aztec dances at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Emma Winkler, 5, smiles as she holds a baby alligator at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Mark Eaton, a historian on the 18th-century Cherokee, demonstrates how to make a fire with flint and other methods at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Ray Pena, master falconer, speaks during his birds of prey show, called Flight of the Raptor, at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Ray Pena, master falconer, spins line with plastic "prey" on the end demonstrates how falcons fly and catch prey during his birds of prey show, called Flight of the Raptor, at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Harper Westbrook, 2, has her face painted during the second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Aztec Dance Company performs traditional Aztec dances at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Thunder, a 21-year-old American bison, was featured at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Tepees are displayed at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Ray Pena, master falconer, answers questions about falcons during the second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Okefenokee Joe performs during the second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Aztec Dance Company performs traditional Aztec dances at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Aztec Dance Company performs traditional Aztec dances at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Ray Pena, master falconer, spins line with plastic "prey" on the end as his 12-year-old saker falcon, Chula, swoops in to demonstrate how falcons fly and catch prey during his birds of prey show, called Flight of the Raptor, at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Aztec Dance Company performs traditional Aztec dances at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Emma Winkler, 5, smiles as she holds a baby alligator at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Mark Eaton, a historian on the 18th-century Cherokee, demonstrates how to make a fire with flint and other methods at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Ray Pena, master falconer, speaks during his birds of prey show, called Flight of the Raptor, at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Ray Pena, master falconer, spins line with plastic "prey" on the end demonstrates how falcons fly and catch prey during his birds of prey show, called Flight of the Raptor, at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Harper Westbrook, 2, has her face painted during the second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Aztec Dance Company performs traditional Aztec dances at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Thunder, a 21-year-old American bison, was featured at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Tepees are displayed at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Ray Pena, master falconer, answers questions about falcons during the second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Okefenokee Joe performs during the second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Aztec Dance Company performs traditional Aztec dances at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Aztec Dance Company performs traditional Aztec dances at the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF

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The second day of the Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival was held at Phinizy Swamp on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVAN/STAFF. Click here to watch a video of the festival.

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