Thousands of Montanans had a 4th of July they won’t soon forget. A storm packing powerful winds, intense rain and large hail disrupted life across the state’s northern tier last weekend. Some think tornadoes touched down, but meteorologists aren’t yet willing to go that far. A roughly 300-mile stretch of northern Montana is still cleaning up after a powerful storm swept across the region this weekend.
The 2015 Montana Folk Festival starts on July 10. To tide you over until this weekend, here's a great recap and slideshow about the musicians and the crazy art cars on display at last year's festival.
Summer is prime-time for music festivals, and there are plenty to choose from in Montana. These 10 Montana music festivals will keep you singing and tapping your feet all summer.