Upcoming Events

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Orange County Chapter- 6th Annual Fall Mixer
Thursday, September 21

It's back by popular demand! Join us for the biggest event of the year - our 6th Annual Fall Mixer & Networking Event! We’re serving up gourmet tacos, wine & beer at ROC - The Vine OC. 

Last year over 120 Cal Poly Alumni came out for a perfect fall evening of Mustang camaraderie! Let’s make it 150 this year. We need your help to round up Mustangs. Please invite your Mustang friends and coworkers! When else can you meet local alumni, check out an innovative workspace like ROC, play some cornhole and fill up on gourmet tacos, beer and wine?

BONUS: As a follow-up to our LinkedIn session, we know many of you could use a professional headshot for your profile. You’ll have an opportunity to have our professional photographer (and Cal Poly Alumna Erin Parker) update your headshot for only $50 (retail is $250-500).Only 20 spots available so get them before they’re gone!

Don’t wait to RSVP! Catch the Early Bird discount by September 8th and help us get an accurate headcount to ensure tacos for ALL!



San Diego Chapter - Museum of Contemporary Art Tour
Saturday, September 30


The Cal Poly Alumni San Diego Chapter will be touring the Museum of Contemporary Art's downtown location on Saturday, September 30th at 3:30 pm and we would love for you to join us!

After purchasing your tickets here, please make sure that you locate a member of the Chapter leadership team upon arrival so that we can pay for your admission.



Washington DC Chapter - October Happy Hour
Thursday, October 5


The weather is cooling down, the ever popular fall colors are starting to show, and the season of cozying up is beginning. Cozy up with your fellow alumni at Fainting Goat - one of our go-to spots! - October 5th for happy hour.

Fainting Goat is located on U Street and is easily accessible from the U Street metro stop along with multiple bus lines. We can't wait to see you there!

Are you new to the Cal Poly Alumni - DC Chapter? Monthly happy hours are always on the first Thursday of the month. We rotate locations throughout the year and try to make things easily accessible. It is a great way to unwind from the week, and network and meet other alumni in the DC area!



Bakersfield Chapter - Luncheon and Social
Friday, October 6

Join area Cal Poly alumni for lunch and networking at this free event sponsored by Grimmway Farms. College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences Dean Andrew Thulin will be in attendance to share university updates. 

See you soon!



Cal Poly Alumni - 18th Annual NorCal Golf Tournament & Auction 
Friday, October 13


Come support the Cal Poly Alumni NorCal Golf Tournament's efforts to raise scholarship funds for Bay Area students at our 18th annual charity golf tournament. This year's event will be held on Friday, October 13, 2017 at the Callippe Preserve Golf Course in Pleasanton, California.

Since our first event in 1999, we have generated nearly $165,000 in net proceeds for scholarship funds for local Bay Area students attending Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. The goal for 2017 is to improve upon this past success and we need all your help to achieve this objective! Come have a great time golfing, networking and enjoying the weather all while supporting a great cause.



Orange County Chapter - Trivia Night for a Cause!
Tuesday, October 17


Should we call this event Learn by Quizzing?

We know that Mustangs are some of the brightest bulbs in the box and it's time we put your brains to work for a great cause. Join us for Trivia Night hosted by Geeks Who Drink at Anaheim Brewery. Every penny of your $10 ticket is contributed to our OC Scholarship Fund. Winners will walk away with some sweet Cal Poly swag. 

If you like beer tasting, connecting with other Alumni and bending your brain this event is for you. Friends and family welcome too!



San Francisco/ San Jose Chapter - Social at Kendra Scott
Thursday, October 19


Calling all of our Lady Mustangs we invite you to bring your friends and join us Thursday, October 19th at Kendra Scott on Santana Row. This event is either the perfect opportunity to pick something up for a loved one, or the perfect excuse to treat yourself to one of Kendra Scott's beautiful pieces!

Your ticket into this awesome event is free, but 20% of every Kendra Scott purchase you make will go directly back to our support our chapter in making our events even better and creating scholarships for current and future Cal Poly students from our area!

Refreshments will also be provided, so please be sure to RSVP so we can bring enough for everyone. We hope to see you there!



Los Angeles Chapter - Oktoberfest at Wurstkuche
Saturday, October 21


Grab your Lederhosen and join your fellow Los Angeles Area alumni for Oktoberfest at Wurskuche in Venice!

Enjoy Bavarian inspired fare, your ticket includes a welcome beer (available until 5:30) from the kolsch wheel, unlimited Belgian fries (best in town). Over 24 exotic sausages can be ordered at additional cost from the menu. 

We encourage you to arrive early or Uber! Street parking will be limited 

This will be an event you don't want to miss! We hope to see you there!



Washington DC Chapter - Congressional Alumni Roundtable
Tuesday, October 24


The Cal Poly Alumni - Washington DC Chapter is excited to invite you to a brand new networking event with alumni who are members of Congress. Come to the Hill to network with fellow Cal Poly alumni, meet our special Congressional alumni serving in the House of Representatives and hear them speak about how their experiences at Cal Poly shaped them and their journey into politics.

Don't miss this special event!



San Diego Chapter - Halloween Hop
Saturday, October 28


Meet at Belching Beaver (4223 30th St. San Diego, CA 92104) at 12pm of Saturday, October 28th. Alumni members get to enjoy $1 off all pints of beer between 12pm and 1:30pm.

At 1:30pm, we will head over to North Park Beer Company (3038 University Ave. San Diego, CA 92104). This location is only a 10 minute walk from Belching Beaver! We will stay and enjoy our own private mezzanine until about 3:30pm.

At 3:30pm, we will go to Mike Hess Brewing (3812 Grim Ave. San Diego, CA 92104), an approximate 2 minute walk from our location. At Mike Hess Brewing, we will receive a private brewery tour and a Mike Hess pint glass. When individuals utilize a Mike Hess pint glass during our event, they receive $1 off pints of beer at the brewery.

The event will conclude around 4:30pm. Costumes are highly encouraged, but not required. We hope to see you there!

 



Sacramento Chapter - Cal Poly vs. Davis Tailgate and Football Game
Saturday, October 28


Join us on the road when the Mustangs meet the UC Davis Aggies for the annual Battle of the Golden Horseshoe! Join athletics, athletics parents and the Cal Poly Sacramento Alumni Chapter for a fun-filled pregame tailgate and the football game.

Enjoy pregame tailgate beginning at 1:30 p.m., then head over to the stadium for the 4 p.m. kickoff.

Game tickets are $29, tailgate and game tickets $44, tailgate and game tickets (youth) $39.

We encourage everyone to bring a side dish or dessert to share, meat will be provided. Drinks will be provided by Cal Poly Athletics (soda, water, beer) while supplies last.

 

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San Luis Obispo Chapter - Homecoming Pub Crawl
Friday, November 3


Join the Cal Poly Alumni - San Luis Obispo Chapter for a Pub Crawl in Downtown SLO starting at the Alumni Welcome Center. 

Visit your old haunts and enjoy a night out with fellow alumni! Tickets include a pub crawl t-shirt and commemorative pint glass. 

Crawl route to follow! 



Fresno Chapter - Fres-November Harvest Party
Friday, November 10


Join us for a poolside, open-house style event. Come and stay, or stop by for a drink. Ticket purchase includes one drink ticket, one raffle ticket, and appetizer.

We look forward to seeing you again or meeting you for the first time. As always, friends and family of Cal Poly alumni are welcome.

Tickets will be available for $25 each at the door.

 


 

Black Alumni Chapter - 5th Annual Chapter Tailgate and BBQ
Saturday, November 11


The 5th Annual Cal Poly Black Alumni Chapter Tailgate and BBQ! Join the alumni, family and friends for the ultimate Cal Poly Black Alumni Chapter Family get-together!

Come tailgate with the Cal Poly Black Alumni Chaper, where Walter's HOP Q-Team will be serving up their famous BBQ.

After the tailgate, join us to cheer on the Mighty Mustangs as they take on the Sac State Hornets. We will all sit in Section 104.

Don't miss the fun!



Los Angeles Chapter - Speaker Series Part 2
Thursday, November 16


Come join us for Speaker Series Part 2 of 2017! We will have a panel of 3 amazing speakers (including 2 Alumni in Los Angeles and the Dean of the College of Business).

Hear about their amazing successes, and take an opportunity to network with fellow alumni in Los Angeles. The Dean will also give us the exciting updates on campus! We will have wine served from our own LA Based and Cal Poly Alumni owned winery Rebel Coast! Meats and Cheeses will be served as well.



Varsity Club Chapter - Cactus Mixer
Saturday, March 24, 2018


The Cal Poly Varsity Club invites you to 2017 Spring Training in Tempe, Arizona! Get the first look at the strong team that Cal Poly has brought together while getting a chance to catch up with your fellow Varsity Club alumni.

This fun event only happens once a year, so be sure to register early so you don't miss out!



Environmental Engineering Chapter - 50th Reunion
Saturday, May 5th, 2018


SAVE THE DATE! You are invited to join Cal Poly's Civil & Environmental Engineering Department to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Environmental Engineering Program and all it's glory!

The celebration will be a weekend you will never forget as it will take place in the beautiful City of San Luis Obispo where you once called home. There will be plenty to do with events like outdoor activities, networking socials, and a special tour of Cal Poly's engineering facilities and ENVE labs.

The celebration will close with a banquet filled with memories and laughs from ENVE alumni, staff, and faculty, including retirees. You as an alum are a big part of our department's history and you have helped make the program one of the most respected in the country.

Join us as we celebrate Cal Poly's Environmental Engineering legacy while we catch up with old friends and make some new ones too!