USD's Wine Classic
The Wine Classic is the University of San Diego Alumni Association’s signature scholarship fundraising event and has become San Diego’s “can’t miss” event of the summer. You're invited to join us for 2020 event!
Saturday, July 11, 6 p.m.
La Gran Terraza
Hahn University Center
This intimate evening includes a reception followed by an exceptional dining experience featuring Folded Hills wine pairings and a unique live auction.
Early Bird (April 22–May 22): $130
Standard (May 23-July 10): $150
Sunday, July 12, 12:30 p.m.
Casa de Alcalá Patio
Sponsor-exclusive opportunity to mix and mingle with fellow sponsors prior to the Wine Classic at the home of USD's president.
Sunday, July 12, 2 p.m.
Garden of the Sea
Joan B. Kroc Institute
for Peace & Justice
Enjoy quality wines from over 25 USD-affiliated wineries and a special wine-oriented silent auction as you savor gourmet food, entertainment, and more.
Early Bird (April 22–May 22): $85
Standard (May 23-July 10): $100
Silent Auction, Wine Wall, and Raffle
The Silent Auction features dozens of items, including magnums of wine, tasting experiences, adventures, and more. Additionally, guests can participate in USD Wine Classic by purchasing the chance to pull a bottle of wine from the wine wall. There is also a unique raffle that provides additional support to the Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund.
Guests are invited to participate in the Vintners Dinner the night prior to the Wine Classic, featuring an intimate evening that begins with a reception followed by a unique dining experience with wine pairings from Wine Classic winemakers.
The Main Event
The Wine Classic is the University of San Diego Alumni Association’s signature scholarship fundraising event and has become San Diego’s “can’t miss” event of the summer! This exceptional wine-tasting event has raised more than $640,000 for the Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund. More than 700 wine aficionados from across Southern California will enjoy tastes from approximately 25 wineries (owned or operated by USD alumni, parents, and friends), gourmet food, and live entertainment.
Sponsorship opportunities are available at a variety of levels and provide the chance to entertain clients, promote your company or organization, and support outstanding student scholars. All sponsorship levels qualify membership into USD’s President’s Club.