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Discover Philadelphia “From The Top”

Oct 17    Tour # 2498

                    One Liberty Observation Deck

Fill your eyes with wonder of the Philadelphia skyline. See it all from 57 stories up. Be at the center of it all with Philly’s newest attraction. At One Liberty Observation Deck, the sky isn’t the limit. It’s the main event. Discover all the attractions in Philadelphia right from the Philadelphia Skyline. And don’t forget a camera. When it comes to places to take pictures in Philadelphia, their viewtiful sights are second to none. It’s the tallest enclosed observation deck in town. It provides 360º views, 365 days a year and it’s located in the heart of Center City Philadelphia. Once you step out of the elevator you are impressed with a view of Philadelphia like you’ve never seen before. Then you’ll understand why the Observation Deck is the ideal place for your visit to Philadelphia.

     Spirit of Philadelphia Lunch Cruise

This cruise allows you to experience a completely festive atmosphere at your own pace. Step aboard and you will see that many tables are designed for cabaret-style seating with other guests, reminiscent of ocean-going cruises. You will enjoy a delicious buffet while we cast off for a fabulous cruise on the Delaware River. Relax on the festive climate-controlled decks, or take a stroll to their spacious observation deck. Sip from a refreshing cocktail and enjoy amazing views from the water.

The Museum of the American Revolution

The museum is located in the historic heart of Philadelphia, the city that served as the headquarters of America’s founding. The site is just two blocks from Independence Hall, across the street from Carpenter’s Hall, where the Continental Congress first met, and within a block of Benjamin Franklin’s home. The museum rises three stories above the street and, with a full basement, will encompass 118,000 total square feet. This includes permanent and temporary exhibit galleries, theaters, education spaces, collection storage, a café, a retail store, offices and a welcoming lobby area. Original artifacts, immersive settings, and dynamic theaters will take visitors on a journey from the early stirrings of unrest in Boston to the opening shots of the War of Independence, and from signing of the Declaration of Independence to the creation of the American Republic.
Depart…Limestone Presbyterian Church 8 am
Return…6:30 pm

Cost $109

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Myrtle Beach Christmas Vacation
Nov 13-17 Mon-Fri Tour # 2577

The Carolina Opry

The original and still the best! THE CAROLINA OPRY is the only show in Myrtle Beach to be touted as “the real thing”. Real talent, real production values, real entertainment – the “Top Attraction in Myrtle Beach” according to CNBC. It’s been a holiday tradition for over twenty-six years, The Carolina Opry Christmas Special brings the warm, wonderful, and fun spirit of Christmas to life with music, comedy and dance. New dance material to heat up a cold winter evening and some big surprises. All of these are joined by an award-winning cast of over 35 including: The Carolina Opry Dancers – and a real horse-drawn sleigh and real snow! The Calvin Gilmore Theater lobby holiday decorations are an attraction in themselves – second to none. The winter wonderland includes over 35 Christmas trees, (including a 30 foot lobby tree with 25,000 lights), 75 wreaths, over 5 miles of tree lighting wire, countless tree ornaments, and mounds of Christmas snow!

Legends in Concert

This state-of-the-art theater is located conveniently in the heart of Myrtle Beach at Broadway at The Beach – the Carolina coast’s premiere shopping, dining, and entertainment destination. Each season features a new lineup of tributes to today’s and yesterday’s greatest musical legends; all backed by a hot live band and electrifying dancers. This 100% live production with 5 Great Acts in 1 Grand Show also features the ultimate audio, lighting and visual experience that has wowed capacity crowds nightly for 20 years in Myrtle Beach!

Alabama Theatre 

Their award winning production, is “The South’s Grandest Christmas Show”. This year’s Christmas extravaganza brings an incredible combination of talent, scenery and special effects to the Grand Strand to produce a spectacular new holiday musical experience sure to put you in the season’s spirit.

Year after year, Broadway at the Beach stands alone as by far the most popular tourist destination in the entire Myrtle Beach area. With so many restaurants to choose from, it is always serving up its special recipe of good food, good drinks and good times. With everything from all-American steaks, ribs, hamburgers and seafood to the international flavor of fajitas and sushi. Broadway proves once again that variety is the spice of life. Welcome to one of the most colorful, relaxed and enjoyable shopping experiences of your life. Discover shopping treasures all over the entire 350 acre property.  You can have lunch here at your choice of restaurants.

Plus a two hour Mystery Show to add to your entertainment on this great tour.

Barefoot Landing, another great place for a lunch, is a large shopping complex located in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. It consists of several divided sections of stores and attractions located on filled land over top of Louis Lake, next to the Intra-Coastal Waterway. It was previously known as the Village of the Barefoot Traders, which was a collection of 15 unusual gift shops that was located on 3½ acres along a natural marsh.  It was rebuilt in 1988 and opened as Barefoot Landing.  Today Barefoot Landing has over 100 stores and restaurants, on all sides of a small lake, plus it has adjoining areas with Alabama Theatre, House of Blues and Alligator Adventure, which is one of the largest reptile zoos in the world and provides a plethora of activity for both tourists and locals alike.  It has become one of South Carolina’s most impressive tourist destinations.

Sign Up & Save with the Barefoot Landing Preferred Member Card!  (Free)

Included
• 4 Shows
• 8 meals
• 4 Nights Accommodations (Beach Front)
• Deluxe Motorcoach

Cost Per Person
$599 Db   –   $589 Tpl & Qd   –   $699 Sg

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      A Playhouse Christmas
Dec 1 Fri Tour # 2558

 

A great Christmas show with all your favorite songs, a dance fest, and with food in the traditional fashion, supported by a professional cast of multi-talented performers. They celebrate Christmas in the old fashion way; featuring traditional carols, classic and contemporary Yuletide compositions, humorous skits, and spectacular dance numbers, that are all backed by a live on-stage orchestra. This is one show you really don’t want to miss.

Hunterdon Hills Playhouse is custom built to provide the very best in sight and sound. You never have to worry about where you are seated. Their tiered arrangement of the tables and their state-of-the-art sound system allows you to see and hear perfectly from anywhere in the room. For those of you with special requirements, they have handicap access throughout the theatre.

The beauty of their estate adds considerably to your enjoyment. The beautiful park-like setting is the perfect spot for taking pictures, walking the grounds, or simply relaxing on the lakeside terrace.

The stage features computerized lighting and beautiful sets, all designed and constructed by their in-house staff of professionals. And the talent…superb! They attract many of Manhattan’s finest performers.

Lunch
Get ready for a mouth-watering feast delivered right to your table. No standing in line here trying to balance several plates at a time. After the feast take a look at their dessert tables filled with bite sized delicious morsels to temp your palate.
Menu

• Yankee Pot Roast
• Fried Jumbo Shrimp Platter
• Roast Turkey with stuffing
• Grilled Salmon Filet
• Eggplant Rollatini
• Vegetable Kabob (Gluten free)

All selections include fresh homemade bread baked daily, mixed garden salad with house dressing. Also included is their famous unlimited dessert buffet with over 30 freshly made desserts, many of which are sugar free, cakes and pastries, coffee and tea. Subject to change based on product availability.

Depart… Limestone Presbyterian Church – 8:45 am rt 6 pm

Return…6 pm

Cost

$115

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2018 Tours

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“My Gal Patsy”

Jun 21 Thu    Tour # 2676

 

“MY GAL PATSY”…JOSIE WAVERLY…pays tribute to the great PATSY CLINE by capturing her look and sound while performing her classic hits, leaving you feeling like you witnessed an actual Patsy Cline concert. Featuring some of Patsy’s early hit songs like: “Walkin After Midnight”, “Lovesick Blues” and “There He Goes” through her final hit recordings of “Crazy”, “Leavin on Your Mind” and “Sweet Dreams”. And featuring The Tim Gillis Band. These renowned musicians will be singing and playing some classic hits from other Country legends of the Patsy Cline era. Don’t miss this exclusive special event!

Lunch

Lunch is included today and on the menu plated and served, you make your choice when you arrrive:

Yankee Pot Roast
Fried Jumbo Shrimp Platter
Lemon Pepper Cod
Stuffed Breast of Chicken
Country Combination Platter
Eggplant Rollatini
Roasted Vegetable Kabob (Gluten Free)

 

 

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Wild & Wonderful West Virginia Mountain Music & Trains

Sept 18-21   2018   Tue-Fri  Tour 2679

Day 1…Elkins WV…We will arrive at our hotel to check in and have a brief rest before departing for dinner. After dinner you’re in for a treat at The Greatest Show on Rails. This is a 90 minute live show. Their show is like a virtual train trip across the US. With stops in places like Memphis where you’re entertained by Elvis, or Detroit with Aretha Franklin, or California with the Beach Boys. With plenty of stops to keep you entertained.

Cass Scenic Railroad Shay’s #5 and #4 double                      head through the town of Cass.

Day 2.The Cass Mountain Railway…is nestled in the mountains of West Virginia where we take an excursion that transports you back in time to relive an era when steam-driven locomotives were an essential part of everyday life. A visit to the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in the mountainous area of WVA. This is where the largest fully steerable telescope in the country is located. At 485 feet tall and weighing 17 million pounds it’s the largest moving structure on land. It features clear optics and a computer controlled reflecting surface of 2.3 acres in area! It is fast becoming one of the county’s most popular destinations for individuals and groups of all ages!

Day 3…We need to be at the train depot at 10:30.  The New Tygart Flyer leaves from the restored station at 11 am.  This train ride features two separate mountain grades: an “S” curve tunnel, passage into a 1,500 feet deep canyon with steep, densely forested slopes; and a high bridge over the rushing Shavers Fork of the Cheat River. A cold sandwich lunch buffet is served on the outbound trip and cookies or brownies for dessert on the inbound trip.  Dinner tonight is at the Gandy Dancer Theatre…where we will sit down to a meal while enjoying a brand new show, Branson Style.

Day 4…We have packed a lot into this tour and today is no exception.   This morning we return to the Gandy Dancer Theatre for a one hour tribute to Musical Legends. Then the journey home will take us through the beautiful rugged and wild Monongahela National Forest. Here you will get a glimpse of the wild side of West Virginia. Along the way we will see a little of the technical side, with the large windmill farms high on the mountains that we will pass close by.

Includes
• Two Train Rides
• Three Shows
• Three Breakfasts
• Three Dinners
• One Lunch
• Three Nights Accommodations
• Deluxe Motorcoach

Cost Per Person (Last year)

  • $616 Doubles
  • $549 Triples
  • $529 Quads
  • $715 Singles

2018 prices posted soon

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              The Everly Brothers Tribute

                  With the Zmed Brothers

Oct 23 Tue    Tour # 2680

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JIM THORPE PA…PENN’S PEAK…is a beautiful mountaintop entertainment venue that can comfortably host 1,800 patrons. Enjoy a lofty ceilings, concert bar/concession area and a full service restaurant and bar aptly named Roadies. Complete with a broad open-air deck for summertime revelry, Penn’s Peak patrons enjoy a breathtaking overlook of nearby Beltzville Lake, plus a commanding, picturesque 50-mile panoramic view of northeastern Pennsylvania’s Appalachian mountains.

The Show….EVERLY BROTHERS TRIBUTE…features the Zmed Brothers ( with their backing band The Bird Dogs). Zachary and Dylan Zmed have been developing the pivotal sounds of the Everly Brothers Experience show and have been greeted with enthusiastic crowds all over the US and overseas in iconic clubs, theatres and preforming arts centers. The Zmeds aim is to honor the aesthetic of their iconic sound and honor their unique place in music history, while telling their own personal story. And they do just that!

Depart                                                                                 Return                             Cost 

Limestone Church Wilmington DE  8 am                         6 pm                                    $105

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           Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre

                       Christmas Carol

            Dec 6  2018               Tour # 2681

THE SHOW

A season favorite! Even for a grumpy old miser like Ebenezer Scrooge, it’s never too late to change. But when he’s visited by three ghosts — Past, Present, and Future — he discovers his selfish ways and greets Christmas morning with a new found happiness, and through the enduring love of Tiny Tim, learns to spread goodwill and be happy.

Authentic Dinner Buffet!

The dinner theatre experience that you love! This includes their full salad bar, classic American favorite entrees, potato and vegetable side dishes, and their delectable dessert buffet, which is a fan favorite!  There will be a carved entrée for every matinee performance and evening performance.

 

Depart                                                                                 Return                             Cost 

Limestone Church Wilmington DE  10 am                       6:15 pm                                $105

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