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AUSTIN EDITION -- FREEDOM FEST SCHEDULE -- Saturday

7 a.m. -- Three-mile walk registration, East Side Lake. Walk begins 8 a.m.

7:30 a.m. -- Friendship bike ride registration, Hormel Nature Center. Ride beegins 8:30 a.m.

7:45 a.m. -- Hog Jog registration, East Side Lake. Starts at 9 a.m.

9 a.m. -- Disc golf tournament at Todd Park.

9 a.m.-1 p.m -- Nature Center Cedar River canoe trip.

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9 a.m.:2 p.m. -- Ag Olympics in the LaFayette Park area.

9 a.m.:6 p.m. -- Bingo at the Veteran's Pavilion.

9 a.m.:6 p.m. -- Mower County Pork Producers Hog Roast, food court-bandshell.

9 a.m.:6 p.m. -- Food and games available.

9 a.m.:6 p.m. -- Events of Yesteryear at the bandshell.

10 a.m.:5 p.m. -- Youth baseball tourney, Todd Park.

11 a.m. -- Registration for 25-mile bike race at Hormel Nature Center. Noon start.

11 a.m.:3 p.m. -- Pony rides, LaFayette Park area.

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11 a.m.:4 p.m. -- Men's softball tourney, Todd Park.

9 a.m.:6 p.m. -- Country Crafts, Bandshell Park.

9 a.m.:6 p.m. -- Ventriloquist shows.

9 a.m.:12 p.m. -- Music by Chmielewski Fun Band.

Noon:4 p.m. -- Music by Bear Creek Band.

; Noon:6 p.m. -- Fiddlers Four as strolling entertainment.

4 p.m.:6 p.m. -- Music by Strictly Instrumental.

4 p.m. -- Drawing for a Grand Ol' Opry trip.

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5 p.m.:7 p.m. -- SpamTown Belle paddle boat rides at East Side Lake.

Dusk:midnight -- "Top; Gun," outdoor theatre.

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