This week on the Tech Ranch, Marlo and the gang take a break from the tech talk to talk about the Fourth of July celebration in their hometown, Mandan, North Dakota.

Here's the general schedule:

7:00 a.m. - Free Busing begins from BSC, Bank of North Dakota and Bismarck Elks lot in Bismarck to Mandan Parade locations
7:55 a.m. - Street Closures
8:00 a.m. - Live Broadcast Begins on Main Street, Tune to Cool 98.7 on your FM Dial
8:00 a.m. - Road Race Begins at the Mandan Depot
8:15 a.m. - Street Festival Begins - Enjoy Street Bands, DJs, Costumed Characters, Street Entertainment and much more!
9:00 a.m. -  BisMan Stiletto Race - Burger King
10:00 a.m. - Classic Car Parade begins on the Strip
10:10 a.m. - Grand Parade begins on the Strip
10:30 a.m. - Grand Parade arrives at Main and Memorial
11:00 a.m. - Live broadcast begins on KX Networks
11:05 a.m. - Grand Parade arrives at Art in the Park
4:30 p.m. - Last chance to catch a Free Bus Ride from downtown Mandan
5:00 p.m. - Free busing ends

For more details about Fourth of July events in Mandan, go here.

Have a happy and safe Independence Day celebration!