Saint Mary's To Hold Ninth Annual Summer Wine Festival to Raise Scholarships

What: Saint Mary’s College of California invites the public to enjoy an afternoon of socializing and wine tasting, featuring wines from more than two dozen California wineries, at the College’s Ninth Annual Summer Wine Festival on Sunday, August 18, 2013,  from 2–5 p.m. Hosted on Saint Mary's beautiful campus, the relaxing and fun-filled event helps support talented, but under-resourced, students by raising extremely important scholarship funds.

Saint Mary's Summer Wine Festival promises to be an affordable afternoon of fun and a chance to enjoy delicious appetizers and an assortment of rich red and lively white wines from a stellar collection of wineries.

Featured Wineries:

Featured Breweries & Restaurants:

Lost Coast Brewery

Marin Brewing Company

Moylan's Brewery


When: 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, August 18, 2013

Where: Soda Activity Center, Saint Mary's College of California, 1928 St. Mary's Rd., Moraga 94556

Cost: Tickets: $45 per person until August 9  ($60 thereafter). Price includes SMC logo wine glass, appetizers and wine tastings. $15 per designated driver, includes appetizers and unlimited non-alcoholic beverages. Attendees must be at least 21 years of age.

More Info: For tickets and additional information, visit, call (925) 631-8744 or email Free on-campus parking is available. Saint Mary’s Summer Wine festival is sponsored by the board of directors of the College’s Alumni Association. Proceeds from festival ticket sales and a silent auction support scholarships for Saint Mary's students.


Michael McAlpin
Director of Media Relations
(925) 631-4222 office
(925) 878-9535 cell

About SMC
The Saint Mary’s College of California experience inspires learning that lasts a lifetime. For 150 years, the College has provided students with a rigorous education that engages their intellect and spirit, and awakens a desire to transform society. Guided by the Christian Brothers, the Catholic Church’s oldest order dedicated exclusively to teaching, the College enrolls more than 3,800 students in undergraduate and graduate liberal arts and business programs. For more information visit Saint Mary’s College at and just 23 miles east of San Francisco.