If you've ever wanted to take a ride in a helicopter, you'll have your chance this Saturday (Oct 22) at the Alder, MT, pumpkin patch. Local Alder residents John and Mary Sullivan have generously donated helicopter rides from 10-6 Saturday for just  $25/each.

100% of the proceeds are being donated to Stella Witham for her heart transplant. She is 6 years old and waiting for a new heart. (lives in Twin Bridges) First come first serve and limited rides available.

Tickets for the helicopter rides can be purchased at the High Country Garden center (during the Pumpkin Fest) in Alder at 2258 MT HWY 287. Rides will take place their on the property.

Donations can also be made directly to Stella Witham and mailed to either the Sheridan or Twin Ruby Valley National Bank.

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October from 10-6, the High Country Garden Center in Alder, Montana, is inviting you bring the family and enjoy their pumpkin patch. In addition to their hundreds of pumpkins, they also have a train rides, a maze, and pumpkin donuts.

The Pumpkin Festival is at High Country Garden Center, just off MT. Hwy 287, in Alder, MT. For more info visit their Facebook page.