UNLVino’s Auction Extravaganza Starts Today

Let the Bidding Begin! The big day is here. Anticipation has been building, excitement is bubbling, and the fervor is growing as corks are getting ready to pop — the first night of UNLVino has arrived! Guests of tonight’s Bubble-Licious event will be the first to begin participating in the event’s famed auction. Or those […]


A Grand Taste of UNLVino

UNLVino’s Grand Tasting caps off two days of indulging in the city’s best food, wine, and sake. Over 2,500 attendees will walk through the doors of Paris’ ballroom on Saturday, April 1st to savor in a variety of gastronomic delights. In addition to seven unique cuisine stations showcasing hors d’oeuvres by UNLV’s Hotel College Culinary […]


Preparing and cooking for UNLVino’s signature Grand Tasting

Preparing and cooking all the menu items for UNLVino’s signature Grand Tasting, an event catering to over 3,000 attendees, is a massive undertaking. William F. Harrah Hotel College senior Clara Martinez and the college’s Executive Chef Mark Sandoval possess the experience to pull it off. The two will be leading the school’s Back of House, […]


Meet the Team

Hospitality students take on promotion of UNLVino One of the city’s largest and oldest wine and food tasting events, UNLVino is a huge undertaking with most of its planning and execution falling on UNLV hospitality students. This year seniors Valeriya Nogotkova and Taylor Arth, along with Kelli Maruca of Fine The Agency, comprise the marketing/social […]