Trips

Overnight in the Big Apple

Dates: May 4 - 5
Cost per Person:  $329 per person (double occupancy)

Who wants the struggle of driving and parking in New York?  Let us take you in comfort and ease into the Big Apple for an amazing weekend where the possibilities for fun are endless.  Stay right in the heart of the city at the beautiful Hilton Midtown where you'll have a jumping off point to see the city that never sleeps however you'd like!  No fuss, no stress, just an opportunity to stay in one of the most exciting cities around - your way!

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New York Day Trip

Date:  Saturday, May 11
Cost per Person:  $99

Enjoy a trip to the Big Apple where you will get to visit one of America's most famous landmarks:  Ellis Island with the Statue of Liberty!  The 151' tall copper statue was a gift from the people of France in October, 1886 - designed by Frederic Bartholdi and built by Gustave Eiffel.  The statue became an icon of freedom and is a welcoming sight to immigrants arriving from abroad.  This larger than life portrayal of the liberty goddess is a patriotic wonder every American should visit!

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A Maine Adventure!

Date: Saturday, May 11
Cost per person: $105

Come and enjoy a day with us in THREE lovely Maine towns! Get a chance to stop and explore Portland and Kennebunkport with time for shopping along the way! And don’t forget the delicious Lobster Clam Bake on the beach as well

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Bar Harbor Maine Overnight

Dates: June 7 - 9
Cost per person: $444 (double occupancy)
Waiver fee (optional): $35 per person

Come join us for a fabulous visit to Bar Harbor, Maine! Tour and dine at one of the most amazing destinations on the east coast. Bar Harbor is a prestigious town on Mount Desert Island and is home to Acadia National Park and Cadillac Mountain— the highest point within 25 miles of the shoreline of the continental U.S. between Nova Scotia and Mexico!

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Red Sox in Toronto

Dates:  July 3 - 5
Cost per person: $395 (double occupancy)
Waiver fee (optional): $69 per person

Toronto, the largest city in Canada by population, is a beautiful city to go watch the Red Sox kick some butt! Along with reserved seating for the game, you’ll get to see Niagara Falls, the stunning landmark that still amazes by sheer scale and power. You won’t want to miss the game or the fun!

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Martha’s Vineyard & Nantucket

Date: Saturday, July 6

Cost per person: $142

Nantucket, a tiny, isolated island off Cape Cod, features dune-backed beaches and has been designated by The Nature Conservancy as one of the last “Great Places on Earth.” It’s marked by its unpainted cedar-shingled buildings, manicured privets, wharves and cobble-stone streets lined with restaurants, steeple-topped churches and chic boutiques.  Martha's Vineyard sits in the Atlantic just south of Cape Cod. This longtime New England summer colony, a favorite of celebrities, encompasses harbor towns, farmland, lighthouses, and sandy beaches. You’ll find fabulous shopping, quaint Victorian Cottages, an iconic carousel and expansive beaches … and yes, more places for dining from casual to gourmet!

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Lake Winnipesaukee

Date: Sunday, July 14
Cost per person: $105

Lake Winnipesaukee, the largest lake in New Hampshire sports at least 258 islands and 8 surrounding towns— including Wolfeboro, the “Oldest Summer Resort in America”. Enjoy a lovely day on the lake with a narrated cruise aboard the Winnipesaukee Belle paddle-wheel boat after a relaxing Sunday brunch at the scenic Wolfeboro Inn. We’ll also visit the Wright Museum of World War II, where you can view artifacts, vehicles, art, and photographs of the most widespread war in history. There will also be time to visit the quaint shops of Main Street, where tourists have been coming for years to soak in the beautiful views of Winnipesaukee.

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Celebrate Italia!

Date: Tuesday, July 16
Cost per person: $92

Come join us to celebrate in Plantsville, Connecticut at the luxurious and scenic Aqua Turf Club and enjoy a plentiful meal in an elegant atmosphere. Then dance (or tap your feet) to a fabulous band that is a perfect fit to the theme of “Celebrate Italia!”

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Lobsters & Lady Luck

Date: Wednesday, July 27
Cost per person: $97

Come enjoy a fantastic day like a high-roller! Start with a bountiful lunch at the new Boathouse Restaurant where you can get twin lobsters with all the fixings! Once you’re nice and full, hop on the bus for the quick jaunt over to the new MGM Springfield Casino for a chance to win it big! MGM Springfield holds the largest gaming floor in Massachusetts including a huge variety of slot machines and table games like Blackjack, Craps, Roulette and more!

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White Water Rafting

Date: Saturday, July 27
Cost per person:  Adults $145      Children (ages 5-15): $121

Come join us for a day on fun rafting on the Deerfield River! During eight miles on the river, you’ll enjoy a combination of floating, splashes of whitewater, a rafting tour guide full of knowledge about the river, and opportunities for swimming! Your guide will take you on the best route to enjoy the float parallel to the historic Mohawk Trail, ending the trip beside our riverside base camp. The whole family will love a chance to get out and beat the summer heat on the river!

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Martha’s Vineyard

Date: Saturday, August 3
Cost per person: $94

Rich in history and a favorite summer haven for many notables over the years. The original people of Martha’s Vineyard included the Native American Wampanoag’s. Unable to prove, but it’s believed that the first humans probably came here at the end of the Ice Age, but before the sea levels changed and the Island was formed. Native American camps that carbon date to 2270 B.C.E. have been uncovered on the Island.

As you tour the island, you will learn the rich history of immigrants from England and the Cape Verde island, farmers, fisherman, blacksmiths and merchants who settled here as a safe haven. Through the colonial period, raiding British, the Age of Whaling and the Civil War, Martha’s Vineyard became a nurturing place where all peoples could prosper!

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Cabbage Island

Date: Saturday, August 24
Cost per person: $136

Cabbage Island … 5-1/2 acres of peaceful beauty in the heart of Linekin Bay. Enjoy panoramic scenes as you explore this quiet island. As you travel to the island aboard the Bennie Alice, view the scenic coastline with its charming lighthouses, as well as seals, ospreys and other wildlife.

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NY 9/11 Memorial & Museum

Date: Saturday, September 14
Cost per person: $99

Planning began in the aftermath of that terrifying day and was completed just over 12 years later, as New York and the nation showed its defiance in the face of terrorism. The September 11 Museum opened to the public on May 21, 2014, with over 23,000 images, 10,300 artifacts, nearly 2,000 oral histories about those killed, over 500 hours of video, first-responder vehicles, pieces of steel, part of the original foundation of the Towers, and more. From the symbolic architecture to the tranquil memorial pools, the nation and the world are invited to re-experience 9/11 in a most meaningful way. Take your time as you wander the museum. Lunch and snacks are on your own in the Café.

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The Big E!

Date: Saturday, September 21st
Cost per person:   Adults: $72       Children (ages 6-12): $60     Children (ages 5 & under): $52

The Big E, also known as The Eastern States Exposition is the largest agricultural event on the eastern seaboard and the seventh-largest fair in the nation! The fair honors all six of the New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont! Feast on the states’ best dishes, ride the rides, do a little shopping, and enjoy all of it without the hassle of driving, parking, and shuttle-busing to get to the fun!

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Essex Steam Train & Connecticut River Cruise

Date: Saturday, September 28
Cost per person: $110

A very special day along the Connecticut River! This unique train and river cruise connection takes you on a ten-mile scenic ride aboard an authentic 19th-century steam train. Followed after by a one-hour narrated riverboat cruise, past hilltop mansions with thrilling views of Gillette Castle and the East Haddam Swing Bridge. Your informative narrator will tell you about the history of the area. The day includes lunch and, time permitting, an opportunity for browsing and shopping at Olde Mistick Village.

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