BOZEMAN – The Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center holds is largest annual fundraiser, the Powderblast, every year in October. This year, the 14th annual event will be Oct. 26 at the Emerson Cultural Center in Bozeman.

The family friendly shindig will be host catering by the Bountiful Table, and music from the Americana-bluegrass band Holler N’ Pine, and beer and wine from Lone Peak Brewery. Silent auction items already in the lineup year include an airbag avalanche pack from Mystery Ranch, a Bridger Bowl season pass, day tickets from Big Sky and Moonlight, a day of aerial videography with Elevated Production, hut trips, avalanche beacons, skis, restaurant gift certificates, and name brand apparel from Arc’teryx, Patagonia and Outdoor Research.

Visit mtavalanche.com to buy tickets, or get some at the door – if they’re not sold out.