The annual "Dinner for the Wild" celebrating wild nature in the Klamath-Siskiyou region and supporting the Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 14.

This year, KS Wild celebrates its 20th anniversary of being a voice for the forests, waters, and wildlife of the region. Attendees will learn about ongoing efforts to protect wilderness, wild and scenic rivers and national monuments in the greater Klamath-Siskiyou. Ticket purchases support local conservation efforts in southwest Oregon and northwest California.

The event runs from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Historic Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St., Ashland. Tickets are $70 for adults and $35 for those 13 years old and under. Ticket purchase includes live music, live and silent auctions, locally-sourced dinner, and beverages by Ninkasi, Apple Outlaw and local wineries.

For more information and to purchase tickets, go to www.kswild.org/annualdinner2017.