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March 4 - 7 | Monday - Thursday | Mardi Gras Trip
Biloxi at the 4-Star Beau Rivage Resort
$269 pp/dbl | $384 pp/single | $130 Transporation Only | $25 Insurance
Join us for this Great Gaming Getaway! Spend 3 nights at the beautiful 4-star Beau Rivage Casino Resort in Biloxi, MS. Players receive $45 slot play from the Beau and $10 - $15 slot play from each of the other two casinos we visit. En route aboard our comfortable Magic Carpet Ride Motor Coach, our escort will entertain you with games, bingo and movies. Full payment and optional $35 insurance payment due at sign up.
*Note: We visit only one other Casino on our Mardi Gras trip in order to enjoy the Mardi Gras parade that passes in front of the Beau Rivage.
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March 11, 2019 | Monday
Mission Inn, Yahala Bakery & Mt. Dora
This day is a Terrific Three-fold Treat. Our first stop, Yalaha Bakery has been voted by social media followers as the No. 1 bakery in all of Central Florida. For those health nuts out there, this old-world German bakery offers gluten-free breads and pastries, as well as sugar free goodie made with completely organic ingredients. Some of the bakery’s best sellers include the Bee Sting, which is two layers of yeast cake with Bavarian cream in the middle and sliced caramelized almonds on top. Yum! But save some of those goodies for later because we’re going to have a delicious lunch at the Mission Inn Resort & Club’s beautiful La Hacienda restaurant in Howey-in-th-Hills, Florida. Haven’t heard of it? Never been there? You’re in for a delicious bountiful barbecue buffet - including a dessert bar! After our lovely, leisurely lunch we’re going to walk off that delectable dinner in quaint, historic Mount Dora. The City of Mount Dora is truly ‘Someplace Special: A charming, one-hundred plus year old historic village in the heart of Central Florida on the shores of beautiful Lake Dora in the Harris Chain of Lakes. There will be plenty of time to shop, explore, browse or look for antiques in this charming town.
March 13, 2019 | Wednesday
Gulfstream Casino & Live Racing - | $ Play & Earn Up To $50 Free Play
Gulfstream Park has South Florida’s hottest casino. Open 365 days a year, it features not only one, but two floors of high energy entertainment with almost 800 Las Vegas style slots, a live action poker room with stakes ranging from casual to ultra high, captivating promotions and tournaments. The Good Luck Player’s Club offers exclusive benefits, such as free entries to giveaways and rewards to all members. Note: No Live Racing October thru December; Live Racing resumes in January.
March 13 - 18, 2019 | Wednesday - Monday
Chattanooga Choo Choo
$1119 pp/dbl occ | $1349 Single | Insur. $82 pp/payable with your deposit.
Toot ! Toot! All Aboard as we travel to Chattanooga, Tennessee. Keep reading to see all the marvelous things to do in this fun-filled trip.
Travel day, with fun and games en route. We’ll spend our first night in the Atlanta area.
After Breakfast in the hotel we’ll visit the World of Coca Cola. Here you can taste more than 100 beverages from around the world. Immerse yourself in the rich history of Coca Cola, learn of the myths and legends in the Vault of the Secret Formula, journey around the world through a 4-D movie experience, and get an inside look at the bottling process. After our tour we continue on to Chattanooga: we’ll check into our hotel before heading out for group Dinner.
Breakfast in the hotel before departing for Blue Ridge, GA to enjoy a ride on the Blue Ridge Railway . . . a 26 mile round trip through historic Murphy Junction along the beautiful Toccoa River in the North Georgia Mountains. A layover for lunch on your own is in the sister towns of McCaysville, GA and Copperhill, TN. After our ride we’ll return to Chattanooga to prepare for a great Dinner with beautiful scenery aboard the Southern Belle Riverboat.
After a delicious Breakfast, we’re off on a great adventure aboard the Missionary Ridge Local which is part of the Tennessee Valley Railroad for an hour-long ride which passes through a horseshoe tunnel. After lunch on your own we depart for Rock City Gardens and the Lookout Mountain Incline Railway where trolley cars takes up to Lookout Mountain, “cloud high” on the steepest passenger railway in America. Since 1929 “See Rock City” has dotted the barn roofs along American’s highways. From the Seven State Flag Court to the Swinging Bridge, Lover’s Leap and Fat Man’s Squeeze . . . a stroll through Rock City is Old-Fashioned Fun ! Next, inside Lookout Mountain you will enjoy a visit to thundering Ruby Falls: at 145 feet, it is the world’s tallest underground waterfall. Dinner is included tonight. (Pack an overnight bag for tomorrow night)
Another delicious Breakfast before heading out for the Atlanta area for a visit to Stone Mountain Park where your All-Attractions Pass will admit you to the Summit Skyride, Scenic Railroad, 4-D Theater, Historic Square & Farmyard, and Discovering Stone Mountain Museum. Late in the afternoon we’ll continue on to our hotel to relax and have dinner on your own.
Following Breakfast we’ll check out and depart with fond memories of our Chattanooga Choo Choo adventure.
5 Nights Lodging • 5 Breakfasts • Dinners • 1 Additional Dinner on the Southern Belle Cruise • Ruby Falls & Rock City Gardens • 3 Train Rides: The Missionary Ridge Local, Lookout Mountain Incline Railway & Blue Ridge Scenic Railway • World of Coca Cola Stone Mountain Park All-Attractions Pass • Luggage handling in Chattanooga • Taxes and Grow Meal Gratuities • Magic Carpet Ride Motor Coach
*Driver Gratuity is Not included.
$100 Deposit Due on Sign Up
March 20, 2019 | Thursday
St. Johns River Springtime Paddleboat Cruise
Treat that “special someone” to a lovely Valentine’s Day aboard the Rivership Barbara Lee. The Barbara-Lee is the only authentic sternwheeler sailing the St. Johns River and features ornate wrought iron railings, massive wooden paddle wheels, and recalls the elegance of the steamers that once plied the St. Johns River between Jacksonville and Sanford. Your cruise begins with a light brunch that includes Barbara Lee’s famous, yummy sticky buns. You’ll choose your lunch from several delectable entrees that are prepared on board, in the ship’s galley. The captain narrates the river cruise and tells interesting bits of history and talks about the ecology of the area. Meanwhile, inside the air conditioned dining area, there’s music, dancing and other entertainment for your relaxation pleasure. A truly delightful way to spend the day with your sweetheart or friends. This date sells out quickly - we were able to get the very last of the seats - so sign up right away!
MARCH 21, 2019 | Thursday
Kennedy Space Center
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is where NASA made history and where it’s still being made today. This is where humankind first left Earth to explore the heavens. This is where the future of space exploration launches, and where you can experience the wonders of space like nowhere else in the universe. Only here can you touch a moon rock, walk under the largest rocket ever flown, meet an actual astronaut, and glimpse the future of space exploration. Check out real launch pads, stand nose-to-nose with the real Space Shuttle Atlantis, see an actual Saturn V moon rocket up-close, enjoy a variety of 3D space films in twin IMAX theaters and experience the thrill of lift-off in “Shuttle Launch Experience.”
$115.00 Lunch NOT Included
March 23, 2019 Saturday
Lakeridge Winery 11th Annual Seafood Festival
SEAFOOD, SEAFOOD, and MORE SEAFOOD!
This signature event marks the beginning of springtime and the weather is perfect for enjoying fabulous live outside music and entertainment. Local Artists and Crafters are invited to display their work. Lakeridge wine, beer, soft drinks and a variety of tasty seafood specialties will be available for purchase, along with complimentary Winery tours and tasting. Of course you can't have a Wine & Seafood festival without tons of yummy seafood. Be sure to bring your appetite, you're going to need it! Look at the amazing array of goodies!
March 26 & 27, 2019 | Tuesday & Wednesday
Mount Dora, Lakeside Inn & Fun Bus Tour
$289 pp/dbl | $364 Single | Insurance: $25 pp
Mount Dora, Florida is known as the Festival City and what better way to experience the Festival City than FESTIVELY! We’ll experience the most hysterical and historical tour of Mount Dora ever! See all Mount Dora has to offer and learn the history and the mysteries of this beautiful city on a one hour City Comedy Tour as narrated by wild and hilarious local guides. Our accommodations are in the lovely, historic Lakeside Inn. A plated dinner with a choice of delicious entrees will be served in the hotel’s elegant dining room. Breakfast the next morning is also included. At the opposite end of the spectrum - from the historic side of Mount Dora - we’ll visit the city’s Modernism Museum to explore the work of artists who found new expressive possibilities in the field of functional objects. Lot’s of free time to enjoy and explore the city - or to sit on the hotel Veranda and enjoy the view.
Tour includes: Accommodations at historic Lakeside Inn, Modernism Museum, 1 hour historic City Comedy tour, Dinner & Breakfast at Lakeside Inn.
$100 Deposit & Insurance Payment due at Registration
March 27, 2019 | Wednesday
Jungle Queen BBQ Dinner Cruise & Show
Fully narrated riverboat cruise down the "Venice of America," Fort Lauderdale's historic New River, sailing through Millionaire's Row with homes of the Rich and Famous, spectacular Mega Yachts, and sights beyond belief. When you arrive at our tropical isle, you'll be treated to an All-You-Can-Eat Dinner featuring BBQ baby back ribs, BBQ chicken, Peel & Eat Shrimp, Baked Beans, Steak Fries, Cole Slaw, Dinner Rolls, Iced Tea & Water. Live entertainment during dinner, 4-Act Variety Show after dinner. Be sure to take a few minutes to tour the beautiful tropical isle with lush foliage, exotic animals.
Mar 31 - App 4, 2019 | Sunday - Thursday
Gulf Coast Trip New Orleans and Biloxi
$657 pp/dbl | $857 pp/sngl | Insurance $42 pp/dbl | $52 pp/sngl
Let’s enjoy a little slice of southern heaven in New Orleans and Biloxi. Although not a gambling trip we will spend 3 of our nights in Biloxi’s beautiful 4-Star Beau Rivage Casino Resort while enjoying one day exploring Mississippi’s Gulf Coast. We’ll learn about the shrimping industry during an informative cruise on the Gulf, following by a Southern Style Shrimp Boil on the docks. We’ll also have the opportunity to visit the Institute of Marine Mammals Studies to learn about rescue efforts after hurricanes and oil spills. One night will be spent in New Orleans at the Drury Inn, giving us two days to enjoy all New Orleans has to offer. A Harbor Jazz Cruise on the Ole’ Mississippi River is included. Optional add ons in New Orleans are the National World War II Museum or the Mardi Gras Museum, or just free time in the French Quarter. Laissez les bons temps rouler - Let the Good Times Roll!