KOSHKONONG -- The annual Veterans Salute will kick off Heritage Day 2002 Sept. 14 at the Koshkonong City Park.
Immediately following that will be the citizens awards and the welcome by Koshkonong Mayor Tom Lowe.
State Rep. Don Koller is scheduled to speak between 10:30 and 11 a.m., followed by entertainment from Koshkonong fourth, fifth and sixth grade students.
The children's pet parade will follow and the Howell Family Singers will be performing at the gazebo between noon and 1 p.m.
Afternoon events and entertainment include a Civil War re-enactment at 1 p.m. and local entertainment from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Mike and Rebecca Lindsey (her washboard dances and his guitar sings) are scheduled to perform from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Outhouse racing will begin at 4 p.m. followed by the pony pull.
A street dance is set for 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Activities included for Heritage Day 2002 include: antique steam engines, craft booths, petting zoo, chicken chase, professional booths, men's nail driving contest and ladies' skillet throw, as well as school sponsored booths.
The Koshkonong Area Historical Society Museum will be open the day of the festival from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Everyone is invited to bring a lawn chair and enjoy a fun filled day at Heritage Day 2002 at Koshkonong.