The Chicano Alumni chapter of California State University, Fresno will host its annual scholarship fundraiser from 6-10 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3, at Artes Americas, 1630 Van Ness Ave.

The event, “Wine, Suds and Tequila Too Tasting!” will include tastings of wine, beer, tequila. Raquel, a band from San Francisco will entertain with salsa, boleros and Latin jazz.

Featured wines include Ramos Torres, Vines on the Marycrest, Doce Robles and Opolo Vineyards. Brews and tequila will be provided by Budweiser Specialties, Valley Brewing and Don Jose Portillo Tequila.

Tickets are $20 for Chicano Alumni members and $30 for non-members, or a table of 8 for $200. Vendor displays and group reserved seating are also available.

Chicano Alumni is the oldest of the 17 Fresno State Alumni Association affinity chapters and annually awards five $1,000 scholarships to students who excel academically and are active in their community.

For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Frances Pena-Olgin, 559.908.9816 or Tickets can be purchased online at and click on events.

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Fresno State Alumni Association