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8th Annual Grapes & Hops to Grads - Nov. 8, 2017 - 6-8:30pm - Mike Ward Automotive - Maserati Showroom, 1850 Lucent Ct., Highlands Ranch, CO 80129

8th Annual Grapes & Hops to Grads

Wednesday, November 8, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Mike Ward Automotive (1850 Lucent Court in Highlands Ranch)

The ACC Foundation invites you to come sip and savor at our 8th Annual Grapes and Hops to Grads Fundraiser! Join us on Wednesday, November 8 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Mike Ward Automotive.

This year's event will be even more of a "grape" time! This event is generously sponsored by: Mike Ward Automotive, Saunders Construction, LIDO Wine Merchants, Jay’s Valet Parking, The Villager, LYFT, Colorado Business Bank, Express Employment Professionals, Nova Home Loans, and Camp Bow Wow.

Former Fox 31 news anchor, Libby Weaver will be our Emcee and Auctioneer!

Sample wines provided by LIDO Wine Merchants, tastings from craft breweries & distilleries like Downslope Distilling, Rocker Spirits and 38 State Brewing Company and delicious food provided by local restaurants including The Alley, Littleton’s Viewhouse, Nothing Bundt Cakes and Harley's Hot Dogs just to name a few! Uncorked Kitchen will be back with food samples and a demo station!

Show off you sport skills in the golfing simulator and putting green, and capture a fun moment with a Maserati selfie!

Get your tickets!

  • VIP - $95 each - includes premium pours, passed hors d’oeuvres, open bar, meet-and-greet with special guests Libby Weaver - Former Fox 31 news anchor, Mike Ward - Maserati Dealership Owner, and Diana Doyle - ACC President, and exclusive prizes!
  • General Admission - $65 each, includes tasting of a variety of wines, beers, spirits and local fares
  • ACC alumni, students, staff, faculty - $55 each, includes tasting a variety of wines, beers, spirits and local fares

Valet parking and LYFT discount codes available.

We will host a Silent Auction Fundraiser benefitting ACC scholarships for students! Sample items include, a $50 gift card to Breckenridge Brewery, a signed basketball from Denver Nuggets player Will Barton, a one year Membership to the Denver Children's Museum, a surprise getaway trip, and much, much more! View our online silent auction catalog.

We have multiple levels of sponsorship opportunities and are still accepting sponsors!

All proceeds raised from this event will support the mission of the ACC Foundation to create public awareness and secure funding resources that provide financial assistance and broad-based community support for ACC’s students and programs.

For more information or accessibility accommodations, please contact the ACC Foundation at foundation@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5881.