Summer Fun

2015 UWAA Summer BBQs

Celebrate summer with your Husky family!

Connect with fellow alumni and hear the latest from campus at this nationwide series of outdoor events.

42nd Annual New York Salmon BBQ

Lex Gamble, ’59, ends his 42-year run as host of the New York Salmon BBQ with a final celebration at his Chappaqua home. Former Husky basketball player and UW Foundation Board Treasurer Pete Shimer, ’84, is the featured speaker. Don’t miss it!

When: Saturday, June 6, 1–4 p.m.
Where: The home of Lex, ’59, and Ann Marie Gamble; Chappaqua, NY

16th Annual DC Salmon BBQ

Join in this treasured Husky tradition, meet fellow alumni and hear from the featured speaker, former Husky basketball player and UW Foundation Board Treasurer Pete Shimer, ’84.

When: Sunday, June 7, 12:30–3:30 p.m.
Where: The home of Joseph, ’64, and Kathy, ’63, Ryan; Potomac, MD

Portland Summer BBQ

UW alumni gather for an afternoon of wine tasting, delicious food and fun times with friends. This year’s gathering will take place at Dion Vineyard, just 20 miles west of Portland.

When: Sunday, July 19, 1–4 p.m.
Where: Dion Vineyard, Cornelius, OR

Bay Area

Take part in a not-to-miss tradition, meet fellow Bay Area Huskies and hear from special UW guests.

When: Saturday, Aug. 1, 1–4 p.m.
Where: The home of John, ’76, and Laurie, ’75, Tangney; Pleasanton, CA.

Los Angeles and Orange County

Enjoy delicious food and summer fun on the rooftop at Jonathan Club.

When: Sunday, Aug. 2, 4–7:30 p.m.
Where: Jonathan Club, Los Angeles, CA


A main course of Northwest salmon will be provided at this afternoon of delicious food and great conversation with friends; please bring a side dish or a dessert to share.

When: Saturday, Aug. 15, 1–4 p.m.
Where: The Nassau Bay home of Anita Gale, ‘73