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Cal Poly Alumni - Cal Poly Family Camp
June 16 - 23

Announcing a special opportunity for Cal Poly Alumni and their families & friends.  Take part in a new family camp tradition with Cal Poly and create mountains of happy memories!

Join us June 16 – 23 at the Cal Alumni Association’s historic Lair of the Bear in Pinecrest, CA. As we relax and play among the established Cal Berkeley Alumni families, Cal Poly families receive 20% off published rates and will enjoy a group family camp experience created especially for Cal Poly.

This all-inclusive vacation includes 7 nights in a traditional tent cabin, all meals, and all camp activities, including:
     •  Cal Poly Welcome Reception with alumni, students and faculty
     •  High-Sierra activities
     •  Lake recreation activities
     •  Lectures by Cal Poly faculty
     •  Campfire activities
     •  Athletic competitions
     •  Relaxation & socializing with fellow alumni families

Prices include professional staff-led activities for kids of all ages (2-17) including:
     •  Arts & crafts, music, swimming, tennis, softball, BBQ’s, movies, dances and more!
     •  Average cost for a family of 4 is estimated between $2,100 – 2,500, depending on kids’ ages
        (includes 20% discount for Cal Poly Alumni).

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Colorado Chapter - Happy Hour at The Pig & The Sprout
Thursday, June 21

Calling all Colorado Mustangs! Join us for the first event of the summer. The Cal Poly Alumni — Colorado Chapter is hosting a social happy hour to network, meet new people and talk all things SLO. We will be meeting at The Pig & The Sprout on Thursday June 21 between 5 - 8 p.m. 

We hope to see you there!

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Cal Poly Career Services - Student + Alumni Mixer
June 21

 

 

Join Career Services and Cal Poly Alumni for this informal regional networking event for students and alumni!

Alumni, this is your chance to network with fellow alumni and meet current students who want to learn from your expertise and get career advice.

Students, don’t miss the opportunity to connect with Cal Poly alumni who are eager to get to know you and support your career exploration and planning. 

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    North Bay Chapter - Sonoma Stompers Baseball Game

    Sunday, June 24

    Swing into summer with fellow Cal Poly Mustangs at the mound as we cheer on our local baseball team, the Sonoma Stompers! Catch up with alumni and friends as we take over the Arnold Field Beer Garden. Price includes game admission, hotdog, soft drink and chips. Includes meet and greet with baseball players and Rawhide- the Sonoma Stomper's mascot!

    This event is open to all ages. We hope to see you there!

     

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    Sacramento Chapter - Cal Poly Wine Tasting at Lava Cap
    Sunday, June 24

    We are excited to invite you to the second annual private tasting event for Cal Poly Alumni and their friends and family at Lava Cap Winery in Apple Hill (Placerville).

    Lava Cap is a beautiful, family-owned winery run by the owners and their children, one of whom is an alumnus! The event will run from noon to 3 p.m. in the garden area. Tickets are $10 and will include the tasting fee, $5 for those not tasting. Children and pets are welcome! Some snacks will be provided by the Chapter and we encourage you to bring a picnic lunch for your group.

    If you're interested in carpooling please reach out to Heather Nelson at hknelson01@gmail.com and we can coordinate rides with other alumni in your area!

     

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    Napa Chapter -  Happy Hour
    Tuesday, June 26

      

    Please join the Cal Poly Alumni — Napa Chapter for a happy event to network, meet new people and talk all things Mustangs. We will be meeting at the outdoor terrace bar at Andaz Napa for a casual happy hour.

    Follow our Facebook page for more details. We hope to see you there!      

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    Orange County Chapter - Cal Poly at the Angels vs. Dodgers Game
    Saturday, July 7

    Baseball season is officially here! Come out and join fellow alumni, family and friends for the Freeway Series at Angel Stadium and save up to 50% with special group pricing when you cheer on the Angels or Dodgers with Cal Poly Alumni Saturday, July 7th at 4:15pm.

    We have a limited number of tickets so be sure to act quickly! Purchase your tickets for $60 before June 1 to save $5. Our group rate will only available until June 15. Seats are located in the Terrace Box Section 203 between home and third in rows C-E. The earlier you purchase your tickets, the closer you'll be to the field!

    Questions? Email us at cpalumnioc@gmail.com


    Colorado Chapter - Cal Poly Night at the Colorado Rockies Game
    Saturday, July 14

    Join the Cal Poly Alumni  Colorado Chapter for an evening with the Colorado Rockies Baseball team as they go up against the Seattle Mariners. This is our 4th Annual Family Outing — you don't want to miss it! Grab a beer and a hot dog and let's watch a great game!

    Please purchase your game tickets through our link and enter the promo code: calpoly to gain access to our reserved section and our discounted seats. Also, RSVP through Eventbrite so we can keep an accurate head count of who will be attending.

    Here is the link to purchase your tickets: https://oss.ticketmaster.com/aps/corockies/EN/link/promotion/home/eeec58d1fadb6763dda6e777c17513c5d3a74b77

    We hope to see you there!

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    San Francisco/ San Jose Chapter - 13th Annual Cal Poly Bay Area Giants Game and Tailgate BBQ
    Saturday, July 14

     

    Please join us for the Cal Poly Alumni 13th Annual San Francisco Giants Game & Tailgate BBQ on Saturday, July 14!


    The Giants are playing the Oakland As at AT&T Ballpark. Come out and join fellow Cal Poly alumni, family and friends for a tailgate BBQ and the "Battle of the Bay" game!

    Rob Newsom (GRC '96) is back on the BBQ grilling his famous tri-tip and shrimp along with sides, bread and dessert. Beer/wine will be available to those over 21.

    Tickets for this event always sell out, so be sure to act quickly!

    Game Ticket Pick-up: Tickets will be distributed at the Tailgate. Please be sure to pick-up your tickets BEFORE 6:30 pm. Any tickets not picked up will be given to the SF Giants Will Call ticket office and be placed under the name of the person who purchased the tickets. The SF Giants require a photo ID to claim tickets.

    SF Giants Infant ticket policy: Infant Ticket Requirements All fans entering AT&T Park must have a ticket, except for those fans under two years of age. Any child under 24 months must sit on the lap of an accompanying adult.

    Proceeds from the event support the San Francisco/San Jose scholarship fund, which helps current Cal Poly students from the Bay Area.

     

     


    Los Angeles Chapter - LA Summer Beach Day with Cal Poly
    Saturday, July 21

    The Cal Poly Alumni — Los Angeles Chapter will be hosting a family friendly summer beach day on Saturday, July 21. We will reserve a couple of beach volleyball courts near Playa Del Rey/Dockweiler Beach as well as provide a few other games for attendees to play such as Corn Hole and Giant Jenga. We will also be providing snacks and beverages.

    We hope to see you there!

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    Orange County Chapter -  Mustangs at the Track
    Saturday, July 21

     

    Join fellow Orange County and San Diego alumni on Saturday, July 21 at the Del Mar Race Track Thoroughbred Club. Bet on your lucky horse for the chance to win big while mingling with fellow alumni at the exclusive, shaded rooftop Il Palio Patio. Il Palio Patio is accessible via the Stretch Run only and will have food and drinks available for purchase from dedicated servers. We sold out last year so don't wait until the last minute to purchase your ticket!

    Best Dressed Contest:

    A day at the races is not complete without a fabulous outfit (and trust us, this place is photo-worthy). So dress to impress and you could win a prize for best hat or bow tie.

    Pre-Race Wine Tasting:

    Join us at Carruth Cellars at 11 a.m. to mingle with other Mustangs and grab a glass of wine before we head to the track. Carruth Cellars is just a five minute walk from the Solana Beach Amtrak Train Station, located at: 118 S Cedros Ave. #C. Free bus​ transportation is available​ to and ​from ​Solana Beach​ Amtrak Train Station to the Del Mar Race Track.

    Schedule of Events:

    • 11 a.m. - Wine Tasting at Carruth Cellars

    • Noon - Del Mar Gates Open

    • 2 p.m. - First Race

    • 6:30 p.m. - Last Race

          

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    Black Alumni Chapter - Cal Poly Black Legacy Weekend
    Saturday, July 28

     

    Save the date for the 2018 Annual Black Legacy Weekend, a vacation and reunion! Come enjoy the beach, wine tasting, and Walter’s famous barbecue.

    Be social! Be active! Reconnect with old classmates. Make new friends. Bring your family and friends for a great time!

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    Orange County - Alumni Hike in San Clemente
    Saturday, August 4

    Come out for our Alumni Hike this year in San Clemente at The Roller Coaster trail. It’s a moderate 4.7 mile loop trail that will take about 1.5 – 2 hours with elevation gain of 787 ft. This trail is dog friendly, so bring yours if you’d like. Recommended items to bring are water, sunscreen and a hat. For those who are interested, we'll picnic afterwards so bring your lunch and we can keep it in the cooler while we hike.

    Please arrive early enough to be ready to hike at 9 a.m. RSVP so we have a headcount to not leave anyone behind. 

    Directions: Intersection of Camino De Los Mares & Portico Del Norte in San Clemente, CA. 1-5 South exit Camino De Estrella Take a left and follow Camino De Los Mares to the end of the street Park along the street (follow local street signs) Where to Park: There is free street parking at the end of Camino De Los Mares.

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    Washington DC Chapter - Student Send-Off Brunch
    Saturday, August 11

     

    You and your family are invited to the Cal Poly Alumni - Washington DC Chapter Summer Student Send-Off hosted by alumni Bob Wimmer and Wendy Dinova-Wimmer to welcome new students, celebrate current students, and connect with alumni who have great memories attending Cal Poly.

    This event is a great way to learn about Cal Poly and San Luis Obispo, meet other new students from the area, gain insight from parents of current students, learn about campus life from current Cal Poly students and connect with alumni who've experienced it all. Bring your parents, siblings and friends - all are welcome!

    We will be putting together carpools, please email cpdcchapter@gmail.com if you need a ride from the DC area.

    We hope to see you there!

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    Cal Poly Career Services - Student + Alumni Mixer
    August 22

     

     

    Join Career Services and Cal Poly Alumni for this informal regional networking event for students and alumni!

    Alumni, this is your chance to network with fellow alumni and meet current students who want to learn from your expertise and get career advice.

    Students, don’t miss the opportunity to connect with Cal Poly alumni who are eager to get to know you and support your career exploration and planning. 

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      San Francisco/ San Jose Chapter - SJ Earthquakes vs. Vancouver Whitecaps
      Saturday, August 25

      Come join us to watch the San Jose Earthquakes take on the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday, August 25th at 7:30 PM at Avaya Stadium! This is a great opportunity to mingle with your fellow Mustangs, while also catching a great soccer game that the whole family can enjoy! Tickets must be purchased by July 25, 2018!

      If you would like the chance to meet up with some other Cal Poly Alumni before the game, come by the outdoor bar where some of us will be standing at one of the many standing tables at 6:30pm. Purchased tickets will be emailed to you by the Alumni Group separately, so please be sure to give us an accurate email address. Your ticket includes admission into the game!

      Parking is available nearby the stadium for an additional $25 - $40: http://www.sjearthquakes.com/avayastadium/parking-directions

      If you're not sure how to make your way around the stadium, please click this link for a helpful map: http://www.sjearthquakes.com/avayastadium/stadium-map


      Orange County Chapter -  Alumni Beach Bash
      Saturday, September 8

       

      Head to the beach and welcome our newest alumni to Orange County between noon - 4:00 p.m. at the Orange County's hottest venue on the beach! Your ticket includes pulled pork sliders, tacos, chips, guacamole, two drink tickets (beer or wine), sand and surf with fellow alumni. Don't forget to invite your friends and family to meet new alumni and help them feel welcome. Leaving SLO is hard - making new friends is awesome! Sea Legs at the Beach is in the sand and located on Bolsa Chica State Park Beach.

      Parking is $15 (unless you have a CA State Parks Pass). Unfortunately, there is no validation for parking. Consider Uber/Lyft to get the venue if parking is a concern.

      Early Bird Ticket (until 8/19): $40

      Regular Ticket: $45

      At The Door Ticket: :$50

      Bring a Friend Ticket: $80


      Cal Poly Alumni - NorCal Golf Tournament & Auction
      Saturday, September 29

      Come support the Cal Poly Alumni NorCal Golf Tournament's efforts to raise scholarship funds for Bay Area students at our 19th annual charity golf tournament. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Franklin Canyon Golf Course in Hercules, Calif. Since our first event in 1999, we have generated over $160,000 in net proceeds for scholarship funds for local Bay Area students attending Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. The goal for 2018 is to improve upon this past success and we need your help to achieve this objective.

      Come have a great time golfing, networking, and enjoying the weather all while supporting a great cause!

      We hope to see you there!

      Schedule:

      • 10:30 a.m. - Check-in
      • 11 a.m. - Lunch (hamburgers, hot dogs, drink, chips, and cookies)
      • Noon - Tee Time
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