Events & Tours

Events & Sightseeing

AAC Banquet Dinner – Weds, July 16 (6:30pm – 9:30pm)
Included in your workshop fee is a banquet dinner at the Computer History Museum located at 1401 N. Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, CA 94043. Enjoy a wine & beer reception and passed appetizers before you tour the fascinating “Revolution: The First 2000 Years of Computing” museum galleries reserved for our private party. Then we'll go upstairs into the Grand Hall to enjoy a seasonal buffet dinner.

Complimentary shuttle transportation will depart from the Dolce Hayes main entrance at 6pm sharp. Shuttles will return from CHM starting at 9:30pm.

Note: Companion/guest tickets are now sold out.

SLAC Tour – Thursday July 17 (1pm – 5pm) FULL
There will be a complimentary, docent-guided, 90-minute tour of SLAC on Wednesday, September 11 for those who have RSVP’d (tour is now full). Tour highlights include a visit to FACET, Sector 20 LINAC and NLCTA, LCLS MEC. A sign-up sheet will be available on-site at registration for attendees to sign up for the WAITLIST on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees will be notified by cell phone/email if space opens up. The shuttle will depart Dolce Hayes Mansion main entrance at 1:00pm on Thursday. More information on SLAC can be found here.


NEW! Wine Tasting Tour, Thursday July 17 (1pm – 5:45pm) Update: 7/14 Cancelled -All payments will be refunded
This private guided wine tour leaving from Dolce Hayes main entrance will visit beautiful Castillo's Hillside Shire Winery in San Martin, Solis Winery in Gilroy, and Kirigin Cellars. Hosted by an expert guide from South Bay Wine Tours, this tour features the Club Member tasting at Castillo's, a guided tasting on the lawn under the shade trees at Solis Winery, and a fun mix and mingle tasting at Kirigin Cellars, where you'll finish the day with a tasting of their famous dessert wine, Vino de Mocca, served in edible chocolate cups. $70 per person (Minimum tour size must be met for tour to go. If tour does not meet minimum size, your payment will be refunded).
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Nearby Sightseeing
For those with extra time to explore the area, check out the Santa Clara Convention Visitors Bureau website for local attractions or find out where to go in San Francisco on the San Francisco Travel site.

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