Saturday, June 15, 2013 at UW-L
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. | Freedom Fest Motorcycle Rally at UW-L; Ride departs at 11:30
Enjoy refreshments and camaraderie as riders begin to rally outside Veterans Memorial Field at UW-L. Motorcycle ride departs UW-L at 11:30 and arrives back around 4:00 p.m. Learn more about the ride by clicking here.
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3:00 p.m. | Gates Open
Access to the stadium and concert viewing areas is available for all seating sections. Commemorative programs will be distributed (free of charge) to all attendees. Food and beverage areas will open inside the stadium and the VIP tent. Be sure to arrive early to grab a good seat!
3:00 p.m. | Neon
Since 7th grade, the trio of Nick Maas, Matthew Clark and Theo Pupillo have been entertaining crowds with their homegrown music as well as covers from pop and classic rock bands. Joining them for Freedom Fest is Jaran Carson on drums.
4:00 p.m. | Opening Ceremony
Freedom Fest officially welcomes the packed stadium to its sixth anniversary celebration with a Joint Forces color guard and National Anthem performances.
4:30 p.m. | The Remainders
The Remainders, a Coulee Region favorite and Freedom Fest mainstay, take the stage and entertain the audience with their renditions of popular 70s and 80s hits. The Remainders feature lead vocals and rhythm guitar from Andy Temte, CEO of Kaplan Professional, and fellow band members all hailing from the La Crosse area.
6:30 p.m. | Daughtry
Daughtry takes the stage.
8:00 p.m. | "Fallen Heroes" Presentation
The "Fallen Heroes" presentation recognizes fallen Wisconsin Veterans. The moving tribute silences the packed stadium as the faces of these brave men and women remind us all of the true reason behind Freedom Fest—our nation’s heroes. More than 170 Fallen Heroes have been honored since 2008.
9:00 p.m. | Chicago
Chicago takes the stage.
10:30 p.m. | Fireworks
Enjoy a fireworks show from the La Crosse Skyrockers to celebrate the conclusion of Freedom Fest 2013.
Rules and Regulations
No coolers, outside food or beverages may be brought into the fest. No smoking is allowed inside the gates. There are designated smoking areas outside the main gates.
Tickets are non-refundable. There will be no refunds if the performance is cancelled due to "Force Majeure" or any other reason contemplated in the agreements with the performing artists.