The 32nd Annual Lewis & Clark Festival's back & set to go full tilt this weekend in Great Falls. Friday evening's the "Intimate Dinner with Thomas Jefferson"  will commence at 6, at the historic Arvon Hotel. Opening ceremonies will begin with a BANG Saturday morning at 9:45. There'll be anything & everything from the Lewis & Clark Honor Guard  to a reptile wrangler with teepees, food vendors, & Salish Kootenai Fancy Dancers. ALL Saturday events are FREE, & will be hosted up at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center. This Sunday, the 19th, will wrap up the weekend with a trip to the the Gates of the Mountains & a 2 hour boat trip & lunch on the banks of the Missouri. For more information, please visit www.lewisandclarkfoundation.org, or call 452 5661. "ME?" I'm curious to see how old Thomas Jefferson looks after all these years...