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Morgan Smith, 10, of Norman, swings on a playground contraption in a playground at the festival. She and two friends came to the festival to celebrate their birthdays. Regatta Festival on the Oklahoma River in the Boat District,  Saturday,  Sep. 29, 2012. The event ends Sunday. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman.