RENO, Nev. The University of Nevada Athletics Department will play host to the 31st annual Wolf Pack Wine Tasting, Dinner and Auction on Saturday, June 2 in the Rose Ballroom of John Ascuaga’s Nugget in Sparks.
Doors for the event, which is the oldest wine tasting, dinner and auction in northern Nevada, will open at 5 p.m. Wine, beer and spirits tasting will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. to the sounds of local band, Sol Jibe. A sit-down dinner will be served at 7 p.m. followed by a live auction.
Tickets for the 31st annual Wolf Pack Wine Tasting, Dinner and Auction are $75 each (tables of 10 available) and may be purchased by calling the AAUN at 775-682-6902. Tickets may also be purchased at the Whispering Vine Wine Company in Reno, where customers will receive a bottle of Fantelli Chardonnay with each pair of tickets purchased.
This longstanding Nevada tradition is sponsored by Lovett Rock Retaining Walls and brought to you by John Ascuaga's Nugget, the Whispering Vine Wine Company and the University of Nevada Athletics Department.
All proceeds from the event will benefit Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Nevada. For questions and additional information, please call 775-682-6965.
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