DAY TRIPS Last Updated - 04/17/2019 at 8:22 AM


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April 24, 2019 “BUTTERFLIES ARE BLOOMING” at Frederick Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park

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Over 7000 Tropical Butterflies and over 60 Species of butterflies from Asia, Africa, and Central & South America, will take flight in the warm, lush environment of the Lena Meijer Tropical Conservatory.

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Lunch and Narrated Tram Ride Included

Cafe Tram

Time on own for exploring and shopping in the gift shop.

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Departs at 8:30 am – Returns at 5:30 pm

Price Per Person $88


May 18, 2019 “JERSEY BOYS” Matinee

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Good Main Floor Seating at the Music Hall in Detroit
Go behind he music and inside the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons in the true-life musical phenomenon.

Departs at 11:30 am – Returns at 6:00 pm
Price Per Person $149


May 19, 2019 “FLOWER DAYS AT EASTERN MARKET IN DETROIT”

Spend the day surrounded by the beautiful array of flowers of every type for purchase.

We park the coach curbside for easy loading.

Departs at 8:00 am – Returns at 5:00 pm

Price Per Person $42

*** Please Note:  NO CARTS OR WAGONS DUE TO STORAGE SPACE ON MOTORCOACH


June 4, 2019 “SHIPSHEWANA FLEA MARKET”

Shipshewana Flea Market

Enjoy the day on your own

Departs at 8:00am – Returns at 6:30pm

Price Per Person $45


June 4, 2019 “A SIMPLE SANCTUARY” A new Musical at the Blue Gate

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She prayed the day would never come, but when her past comes calling, Melissa James has no choice but to flee. Pursued and living on the run, she finds desperate sanctuary and surprising friendship in Amish country. Part suspense, part romance, A Simple Sanctuary is a compelling story of love tested, the cost of freedom, and the solace found in true community.

Based on the best-selling books by Beverly Lewis, A Simple Sanctuary is infused with Blue Gate Musicals’ signature blend of humor, heart, and harmonies that make for an uplifting and entertaining evening at the theatre.

Departs at 8:00 am – Returns at 6:30 pm

Price Per Person $89 (Meal Included)

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June 6, 2019 – Thursday “WHITNEY MANSION” Luncheon & Highlights of Detroit Tour

Whitney Mansion Luncheon & Highlights Tour of Detroit

Guided Tour of Detroit’s New & exciting projects that will be transforming the Motor City, with included lunch at The Whitney.

*Please note: The Whitney does have a dress code and respectfully will not allow flip flops, sneakers, athletic wear or torn jeans. Gentelman are ask to wear collard shirts and no ball caps will be allowed. Thank you for your cooperation in advance

Departs Jackson at 8:00 am – Returns at 5:30 pm
(Pick-Ups in Chelsea & Ann Arbor)
Price Per Person $107


June 12, 2019 “MICHAEL CARLUCCIO” at the Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth

The Legends presented by Michael Carluccio
Come enjoy an All American one man show that will take you magically through the decades
showcasing hits from the 50’s, 60’s & 70’s!

At the Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth – Includes a Hearty Chicken Dinner
Free gift for all!

Departs at 8:00 am – Returns at 6:00 pm
Price Per Person $84


June 16, 2019 “DETROIT TIGERS VS CLEVELAND”

Detroit Tigers vs Cleveland

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Seating: Section 113

Departs at 10:00 am – Returns After

$76 Per Person


June 21, 2019 – Friday “SCHEDEL GARDENS & ARBORETUM”

Schedel Gardens & Aboretum
Guided tour of several themed garden displays designed to enhance the experience of appreciating nature from all over the world
10,000 annual plants and flowers
Lunch is Included

Departs Jackson at 8:30 am – Returns at 6:30 pm
(Pick-Ups from Chelsea & Ann Arbor)
Price Per Person $75


June 26, 2019 “DETROIT RIVER CRUISE” First Cruise of 2019

Join us for one the most popular day trip, as we cruise the Detroit River.

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Private Charter

Included a wonderful lunch including Ribs & Chicken at Fishbone’s Restaurant in Greektown.

Departs at 9:00 am – Returns at 5:00 pm

Price Per Person $77


June 28, 2019 – Friday “DETROIT TIGERS vs WASHINGTON NATIONALS”

Friday Night Game with Fireworks

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Seat Section:  #114

Departs at 4:00 pm – Returns after

Price Per Person $79


June 28, 2019 – Friday “MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND DABLS’ AFRICAN BEAD MUSEUM”

Museum of African American History & Dabls’ African Bead Museum

The Wright Museum houses over 35, 000 artifacts and archival materials and is home to the Blanche Coggin Underground Railroad Collection, Harriet Tubman Museum Collection, and repository of documents of the labor movement in Detroit.  The African Bead Museum occupies almost an entire city block and 18 outdoor installations as well as the African Bead Gallery.

Includes Lunch at Fishbone’s
Family Style:  Chicken, Ribs with all the trimmings

Free time in Greektown

Departs Jackson at 8:00 am – Returns at 5:00 pm  (Pick-Ups at Chelsea & Ann Arbor)
Price Per Person $69


July 10, 2019 “JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT”

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Joseph and the Amazing

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Biblical story of Joseph and his 11 brothers and the coat of many colors…

At the Tibbits Summer Theatre in Coldwater with lunch at Win Schulers
& a garden stop enroute.

Departs Jackson at 10:00 am – Returns at 5:30 pm (Pick-up also at Chelsea & Ann Arbor)
Per person $82


July 12, 2019 – Friday “TASTE OF CHICAGO OR CHICAGO FOR THE DAY”

Join us for a day on your own in Chicago or the Taste of Chicago.

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Multiple Drop Off Locations, Including: Navy Pier & Museums

Taste of Chicago: Fill up on all the flavors of Chicago from classic local dishes to specialty cuisines from ethnic neighborhood restaurants to inspired chef creations

Departs at 7:00 am – Returns at 10:30 pm

Price Per Person $79


July 26, 2019 “Marvelous Wonderettes” at Turkeyville

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This smash off-Broadway hit takes you to the 1958 Springfield High School prom where we meet Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy, and Suzy. four girls with hopes and dreams a big s their crinoline skirts! As we learn about their lives and loves, the girls serenade us with classic ’50s hits including “Lollipop”, “Dream Lover”, “Stupid Cupid”, and “Lipstick on you Collar”. In act two, the Wondereettes reunite to take the stage and perform at their ten year reunion. We learn about the highs and lows the girls have experience in the past decade and are charmed to find that no matter what life throws their what, they will conquer it together. Featuring over 30 classic ’50s and ’60s hits, Marvelous Wonderettes will keep you smiling in this must-take musical trip down memory lane.

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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


August 15, 2019 “SAUGATUCK RIVER CRUISE” Lunch & Sidewalk Sale

Enjoy a narrated cruise on the Kalamazoo River & into Lake Michigan, with lunch included.

Saugatuck is known for its unique arts and crafts with several blocks of shopping.

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Departs at 8:00 am – Returns at 6:30 pm

Price Per Person $85

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August 22, 2019 “AMERICAN QUILT SHOW”

The American Quilter’s Society presents

100s of quilts on display, hands-on

workshops and a massive merchant mall.

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Hot Breakfast sandwich, fruit, juice and yogurt on the motorcoach

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Departs at 8:00 am –  Returns at 7:00pm

Price Per Person $69

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September 11, 2019 “ROCKIN OLDIES”

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Featuring:  Beach Party Boys

North America’s Most Requested Beach Boys Tribute concert.
Sing along to songs like Sufin’ US, Barbara Ann, Fun Fun Fun, and more
Don’t miss out on this fun interactive show

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Don’t forget to shop in their bakery

Includes a wonderful plated chicken lunch

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Departs at 8:00 am – Returns at 6:00 pm

Price Per Person $83


Palm Springs 2020

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Pricing for 2020 Palm Springs coming out summer of 2019


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