President arrives in Montana Thursday, what you need to know

MISSOULA, Mont. — The president of the United States is coming to Montana Thursday. Donald Trump will be the 17th sitting president to do so and the sixth to visit Great Falls.

Trump is hosting military families for a picnic and fireworks at the White House for the Fourth of July, but in less than 24 hours he’ll be arriving in the Treasure State.

The Montana ExpoPark in Great Falls is locked up with no overnight campouts allowed. Three gates are scheduled to open at 10:30 a.m., but that could change depending on Secret Service. Doors are scheduled to open at 1 p.m. with the event kicking off at 4 p.m.