The Lee Metcalf Wilderness is about to turn 30, and ‘Summer of Lee’ is throwing a party in Big Sky on Oct. 4 to celebrate. The entire event is free and open to the public.

The first part of the event will honor and remember former Sen. Lee Metcalf’s contributions to Montana at the Warren Miller Performing Arts Center, Ophir School, at 5:30 p.m., featuring a keynote address by former Rep. Pat Williams. Afterwards the show will move to Buck’s T-4 for dinner, drinks and music by the Clumsy Lovers starting at 7 p.m.