DAY TRIPS Last Updated - 12/13/2017 at 3:34 PM
***All prices are subject to change***
December 20, 2017 “CHRISTMAS and HOLIDAY TRADITIONS AROUND THE WORLD”
At the Frederik Meijer Gardens
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. This year we welcome buildings from our five Sister Cities across the world. Enjoy a wonderful included lunch at the gardens. Enjoy a surprise stop on the way home that is a unique and fun experience for all.
Departs at 9:00 am – Returns at 6:00 pm
Price Per Person $82
(Photo credit to all above photos: William J. Hebert)
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January 5, 2018 “HOLIDAYS AT THE EDSEL AND ELANOR FORD HOUSE” 2nd Date
Due to popular Demand we’ve added another date, don’t want,
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Edsel & Eleanor Ford Estate, designed by Albert Kahn to resemble a cluster of Cotswold village cottages, complete with stone roofs, vine-covered walls and lead-paned windows. A stunningly diverse collection of art, antiques and furniture, that reveal the Fords progressive and educated tastes in art and design.
Enjoy a guided tour of the home and “optional” tour of the grounds located on Lake St. Clair. Beautifully decorated for the season.
Lunch included at Rattlesnake Club on the Detroit River, one of Detroit’s best, re-defining fine dining.
Departs at 9:00 am – Returns at 5:00 pm
Price Per Person $83
Surprise stop on the way home…
January 16, 2018 “Collette PRESENTATIONS on Pacific Northwest & California Coast”
Join us at our office (412 W. Propect, Jackson, MI 49203) for 2 Collette Presentations
Travel Class will start at 10:30 am (Tuesday, January 16th)
Followed by a presentations on:
Click on Pacific Northwest or California Coast above for more information on the tours.
January 16, 2018 TOUR THE ALL NEW “LITTLE CEASARS ARENA” in Detroit
Guided tour of the amazing facility along with additional highlights in the ever changing downtown area.
This is a 75 minute tour (walking, standing, stairs, elevator, & escalator)
Time to shop the team store & have lunch on own.
Departs at 9:00 am – Returns at 3:30 pm
Price Per Person $59
January 18, 2018 “INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW”
International Auto Show – Cobo Hall
Depart 8:00 am – Return 5:00 pm
Price Per Person $43
January 25, 2018 “SNOWFEST” In Frankenmuth and The DUELING PIANOS SHOW with lunch.
Enjoy snow sculptures and beautifully detailed ice carvings.
Dueling Pianos is a high energy combination of comedy, music, and sing-along.
Enjoy a wonderful plated chicken meal.
Departs at 8:00 am – Returns at 5:30 pm
Price per person $71
January 27, 2018 “MONET: FRAMING LIFE” at the DIA
Experience the DIA’s paintings together with 10 other Argenteuil paintings by Monet and fellow impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and discover the story behind the creation of Rounded Flower Bed (Corbeille de fleurs) and how it fits into the history of Monet’s work and the Impressionist movement. Full access to the DIA. Lunch will be on your own.
Depart at 9:00am and Return at 3:30pm
Price Per Person $59
February 21, 2018 “TENDERLY” with tour of Meadowbrook Hall
The Rosemary Clooney Story & Musical at the beautiful Meadowbrook Theatre
Includes Tour of Meadowbrook Hall with Lunch
Departs at 8:30 am – Returns at 6:30 pm
Price per person $81
March 3, 2018 “LES MISERABLES” At the Fisher Theatre in Detroit
Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption –a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. Featuring the thrilling score and beloved songs “I Dreamed A Dream,”“On My Own,”“Stars,” “Bring Him Home,”“One Day More,” and many more, this epic and uplifting story has become one of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history.
Departs at 11:30 am – Returns at 6:00 pm
Price Per Person $139
April 11, 2018 “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 and prizes on coach, along with a nice breakfast.
Departs at 8:00 am – Returns at 5:00 pm
Price Per Person $79
May 1, 2018 “ON YOUR FEET” At the Fisher Theatre
Main Floor Seating
Price Per Person $98
Departs 6:00 pm – Returns 11:30 pm
July 12, 2018 “THE LION KING” At the Wharton Center
THE LION KING
Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from the mist. This is Disney’s The Lion King, making its triumphant return to the Detroit Opera House!
More than 80 million people around the world have experienced the awe-inspiring visual artistry, the unforgettable music, and the uniquely theatrical storytelling of this Broadway spectacular – one of the most breathtaking and beloved productions ever to grace the stage.
Departs at 12:30 pm – Returns 6:30 pm
Price Per Person $102
Day Trips are added often, please check back
OFFICE: 517-784-8908 OR 800-482-5761
500 W PROSPECT
JACKSON, MI 49203
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