DAY TRIPS Last Updated - 10/15/2019 at 2:53 PM


***All prices are subject to change***

October 16, 2019 Wednesday “THE DETROIT PARADE COMPANY”

Discover Detroit’s Most Enchanting Hidden Attraction. Venture into the magical ParadeLand and experience a behind the scenes look at America’s Thanksgiving Parade. Marvel at the world’s largest collection of papier-mâché heads, explore the 200,000 square-foot storyland of floats and see how the award-winning artisans bring them to life. Including lunch and a highlights of Detroit tour.
Departs Jackson 8:00 am – Returns at 5:30 pm
Price Per Person $79
Call (517) 784-8908  – Pickup times for Chelsea & Ann Arbor Also


Congratulations to one of our Trippers!

On Sunday, September 22, at the last home game of the Tigers Game
One of our Trippers won the shirt of the back prize during our day trip!
Congratulations & thank you for traveling with the Trippers!


October 23, 2019 – Wednesday “DETROIT PARADE COMPANY” 2nd Tour Date of 2019

Discover Detroit’s Most Enchanting Hidden Attraction. Venture into the magical ParadeLand and experience a behind the scenes look at America’s Thanksgiving Parade. Marvel at the world’s largest collection of papier-mâché heads, explore the 200,000 square-foot storyland of floats and see how the award-winning artisans bring them to life. Including lunch and a highlights of Detroit tour.
Departs Jackson 8:00 am – Returns at 5:30 pm
Price Per Person $79
Call (517) 784-8908  – Pickup times for Chelsea & Ann Arbor Also


November 5, 2019 “Collette PRESENTATIONS on London and Paris & Springtime Tulip River Cruise”

Join us at our office (412 W. Propect, Jackson, MI  49203) for 2 Collette Presentations

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Travel Class will start at 10:30 am  (Tuesday, November 05, 2019)

Followed by a presentations on:

LONDON & PARIS
SPRINGTIME TULIP RIVER CRUISE

 


November 8, 2019 – Friday “HOLIDAY DECORATING ON A SHOESTRING”

Southern Exposure Herb Farm

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This workshop will demonstrate over one hundred decorating ideas and provide a holiday-inspired dinner prepared by chef the chef.  Create and take home a craft.

Depart at 4:30 pm – Return 10:00 pm

Per Person $93

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November 13, 2019 Wednesday “SANTA GETS A PINK SLIP” at Turkeyville

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Christmas is the busiest time for the ear for Santa. Right? Well not this year! Santa LLC, has plans to change Christmas this year. They decide they don’t need Santa, he is over paid. After all he only works one day a year. So, the new vision is all planned and ready to begin. It starts with Santa getting a pink slip. Lets just say, chaos and mayhem ensue. Christmas may not happen? But of course the Big man in Red returns and Christmas is saved!! Packed full of Christmas songs and memories for the entire family!

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Includes a wonderful turkey feast before the show.

Departs at 10:00 am – Returns at 5:30 pm
Price Per Person $68


November 19, 2019 “Collette PRESENTATIONS on National Parks & Greece Island Hopper”

Join us at our office (412 W. Propect, Jackson, MI  49203) for 2 Collette Presentations

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Travel Class will start at 10:30 am  (Tuesday, November 19th)

Followed by a presentations on:
NATIONAL PARKS OF AMERICA
&
GREECE ISLAND HOPPER


November 30, 2019 – Saturday “HELLO DOLLY”

Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, HELLO, DOLLY! is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!” and the Los Angeles Times says “distills the mood-elevating properties of the American musical at its giddy best.”  Director Jerry Zaks’ “gorgeous” new production (Vogue) is “making people crazy happy!” (The Washington Post). After breaking box office records week after week and receiving unanimous raves on Broadway, this HELLO, DOLLY! is now touring America, paying tribute to the original work of legendary director/choreographer Gower Champion – hailed both then and now as one of the greatest stagings in musical theater history. Rolling Stone calls it “a must-see event. A musical comedy dream. If you’re lucky enough to score a ticket, you’ll be seeing something historic. Wow, wow, wow, indeed!”

Departs at 11:30 am – Returns after the Show
Price Per Person $120

Call (517) 784-8908


December 12, 2019 – Thursday “CHRISTMAS and HOLIDAY TRADITIONS”

At the Frederik Meijer Gardens

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The INDOOR exhibition brings the glow of 300,000 lights, strolling carolers, and more than 40 international trees and displays. Honoring holiday cultures around the world, focused on the authenticity of holiday traditions. The Railway Garden exhibition is a unique horticultural display that incorporates garden design, miniature buildings made from natural materials, and model trolleys and trains. Enjoy an included lunch.

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Departs at 8:30 am – Returns at 5:00 pm
Price Per Person $82

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(Photo credit to all above photos: William J. Hebert)


December 21, 2019 “MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS”

Join us at the Fox Theatre where the spirit of the season comes alive in this joyous holiday show!
Dazzling multimedia effect performed in a intimate setting, this holiday tradition is not to be missed.

Great main floor orchestra seating
Departs at 5:30 pm & Returns after the show
Price Per Person $97


December 22, 2019 – Sunday “MOSCOW BALLET’S GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER”

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker
Fox Theatre first 18 rows

Step into a simpler time filled with sweet dreams and Christmas magic.  World-class artists, over 200 dazzling costumes, stunning sets, towering puppets and soaring birds.  Don’t miss your chance to ring in the holiday with this acclaimed Christmas extravaganza.  Celebrate this cherished holiday tradition with Tchaikowsky’s timeless score.

Departs Jackson at 1:00 pm – Returns 9:00 pm (Also pick-ups at Chelsea & Ann Arbor)
Price Per Person $105

Call our Day Trip Line at (517) 784-8908 for more information or to reserve your spot.


December 28, 2019 – “TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA”

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Eve and Other Stories.  A product of vision and imagination.  A must-see, multi-generational, holiday tradition that kick-started the trend of Yuletide season tours.Good lower level seating with limited stairs at the Little Caesars Arena.

Depart at 12 Noon and Retuen after the show
Price Per Person $119


March 1, 2019 Sunday “MY FAIR LADY” at the Wharton Center

My Fair Lady
Sunday Evening Show

Boasting such classic songs as “I Could Have Danced All Night,” “The Rain in Spain,” “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly” and “On the Street Where You Live,” My Fair Lady tells the story of Eliza Doolittle, a young Cockney flower seller, and Henry Higgins, a linguistics professor who is determined to transform her into his idea of a “proper lady.” But who is really being transformed?

Departs at 5:00 pm – Returns after
Price Per Person $109


April 17, 2020 Friday “VERA BRADLEY ANNUAL OUTLET SALE”


First Selection, Immediate access, private check out.
Be among the first to shop the Annual Outlet Sale with a wide array of Vera Bradley products to choose from.

Games, prizes and snacks on coach.  A stop at the Glennbrook Square Mall

Departs at 9:30 am – Returns at 6:30 pm
Price Per Person $69


Day Trips are added often, please check back

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Additional Information

CONTACT INFORMATION:

OFFICE: 517-784-8908   OR   800-482-5761
FAX: 517-784-1754
WEBSITE: WWW.MYTRIPPERS.COM

MAILING ADDRESS:
500 W PROSPECT
JACKSON, MI 49203

The gift of travel will always fit and will never wear out! Certificates are available for any amount and can apply to any of our wonderful trips through the year.