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Vintage Santa Clara

Event Update

Join us on Saturday, September 12th at 4:00pm as Vintage Santa Clara, the Alumni Association’s signature food and wine festival, goes virtual!  All are welcome to enjoy an engaging program benefiting the SCU Student Emergency Assistance Fund. The one hour program includes a cooking demonstration from Michelin Bib Gourmand restaurant Luna Mexican Kitchen, tips on how to think like a sommelier, and guided wine and beer tastings from Strike Brewing Company, Testarossa Winery, and Viansa Sonoma Winery. Tune in from the comfort of your home and raise a glass with your Bronco family!

Vintage XXXVII

SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, September 12, 2020

Vintage Santa Clara, the Alumni Association’s signature food and wine festival, brings together alumni and friends of the university who serve their finest food and beverage. All are welcome to enjoy an afternoon of fun benefiting the Alumni Family Scholarship Program

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These are just some of our vendors you’ll find while at Vintage this year. If you’d like to view vendors, click the button below!

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Vintage Wine Glass

Upon entry you will receive a Vintage Santa Clara wine glass to use during the event for tastings and to take home!

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Live Music

Thank you to the 2019 band, The Shanks.

If you have any questions please check out our FAQs. If they still haven’t been answered you can contact us at: 408-554-6800 or

When is Vintage this year?
 Vintage has moved to a Saturday! Mark your calendars for Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020!

When do tickets go on sale? August 10, 2020

How much do tickets cost? $75 - $40 of each ticket price is a non-refundable, tax-deductible donation to the Alumni Family Scholarship fund.

Bag Check Policy: All bags are subject to search. The following items are prohibited:

  • Weapons of any kind
  • Illegal substances (incl. narcotics) and drug paraphernalia
  • All forms of tobacco, incl. smokeless and electronic, or smoking instruments
  • Alcohol
  • Outside food or beverage
  • Glass containers
  • Coolers of any size
  • Balloons, beach balls, or other inflatable objects
  • Backpacks, duffel bags, or luggage
  • Bicycles or skateboards
  • Motorized carts or scooters (unless ADA assisted device)
  • Canopies or tents
  • Parasols or umbrellas
  • Portable chairs
  • Pets (except registered service animals)
  • Professional still camera equipment, incl. detachable lenses, tripods, large zoom lenses or commercial-use camera assemblies
  • Audio or video recording equipment
  • Drones, kites, or other flying objects
  • Large flags, posters, signs, or other objects that obstructs the view of others (no poles or sticks)
  • Confetti poppers, horns, noise makers, or whistles
  • Laser lights or pointers
  • Large chains or spiked jewelry (spikes longer than ¼’’ will be confiscated)
  • Fireworks, firecrackers, sparklers, or other flammable items

Who can attend the event? Alumni and friends of the University- No one under 21 admitted. Please no infants/children.

How will I receive my ticket(s)? We have converted to a digital ticketing system. Tickets will be emailed to the purchaser's email address before September.

How should I present my ticket for entry at the event? To gain entry at the event, tickets can be scanned directly from your mobile device (please remove any screen protector and have the screen brightness on the highest setting), or you can bring a printed copy with you.

I purchased multiple tickets, how do I get these to my guests? You are able to individually forward the tickets via email to your guests. 

Are refunds available? No. 

Where is Vintage held? It is in the Mission Gardens on the campus of Santa Clara University

How do I get to campus? Click here to get directions. 

Where can I park? You can park on campus in the two parking garages or on any city street surrounding campus. You may not park in the Varsi lot as it is a vendor unloading and loading zone.

What if I need disabled parking? Please see the event map for the location of the parking lot near O’Connor Hall and the Recital Hall.

I can't find my ticket(s). If you are the purchaser, please search your inbox, spam, and trash folders for an email from:  

Still unable to locate your tickets? Please call the Alumni Office (408-554-6800) before the event or visit Guest Services beginning at noon on the day of the event (located across from the event entrance).


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