Trips & Trip Updates
We are planning an Alaskan Cruise for May of 2016. This will give you almost a year to make your plans and be able to save up. This is a 9 Day/8 Night Cruise from Seattle, Washington and includes van to RDU, round trip flight to Seattle, 1 night hotel in Seattle, your cruise (inclusive), port charges, fees, taxes and transfers to and from the ship. The only things not included are tips on the cruise and your spending money. There are a number of cabin options (inside, outside and balcony), so stop by the office for more information on the options and pricing. Anyone signing up in June, will get a reduced deposit. Remember that you can pay a little at a time for our trips to help you. Trip insurance is also available. Alaska trip is air and cruise. Transportation will be provided from the center to RDU.
NEW FOR 2016
Boston & Cape Ann, MA -- June 15-21, 2016: This trip will be 7 days/6 nights. Trip includes transportation, 6 nights lodging, 10 meals (6 breakfasts and 4 dinners), guided tour of Boston, Faneuil Hall, Quincy marketplace, JFK Library and Museum, Guided tour of Coastal Massachusetts, Lexington and Concord and more. Cost is $595.00 per person (double occupancy).
New Orleans -- September 18-24, 2016: This will be 7 days/6 nights. Trip includes transportation, 6 nights lodging, 10 meals (6 breakfasts and 4 dinners), visit to the WW II Museum, guided tour of New Orleans, guided tour of Louisiana plantation, riverboat cruise on the Mississippi River, Harrah's Casino and more. Cost is $599.00 person (double occupancy).
NEW FOR 2017
Amelia Island, St. Augustine, Jacksonville, Florida -- February 6-10, 2017: This will be 5 days/4 nights. Trip will include transportation, 4 nights lodging, 8 meals (4 breakfasts and 4 dinners), visit to the Fountain of Youth, Historic Kingsley Plantation and guided tours of Amelia Island, St. Augustine and Jacksonville, narrated cruise on the St. John's River, dinner party with entertainment and more. More information, including cost will be available after the first of the year.
- All prices for overnight trips are based on double occupancy.
- Deposit policies vary by trip.
- Please see the office for more information.
Southern Supreme Fruitcake factory, November 16, 2015 -- Bear Creek: We will be leaving the center at 8:00 am to travel to Bear Creek for a visit to the Fruitcake factory. We will have lunch at an area restaurant after leaving our tour. Lunch is on your own.
Upcoming Day Trips
Mike's Farm: The trip to the farm is full for December 9, 2015, but we have added a second trip on Wednesday, December 2, 2015. We need to leave the center at 2:15 pm to arrive for a 4:00 pm meal followed by the lights at 5:30 pm. The cost of $30 includes transportation, dinner and lights. We will also have time to stop by the candy store before heading back to Wilson. Space is extremely limited on these day trips, so sign up today if you are interested in attending..
SENIOR CENTER TRAVEL CLUB
A Weekend at Foxwood Casinos in Mashuntucket, CT: We are planning this trip for December 4-6, 2015. Your trip will include a deluxe motor coach transportation from Wilson, NC to Mashantucket, CT and back; 2 night accommodation at Two Tree Resorts; $20 slot bonus; 2 buffer dinners; 1 buffet breakfast; and free shuttle from hotel to casino every 20 minutes. There is a $100 deposit that is needed ASAP. Final payment will be due November 15, 2015. More information in the office at the Center.
Western Mediterranean Cruise for 2016: Please join the travel club cruising the Mediterranean. This cruise will be a 7 day Western Mediterranean cruise from Barcelona, Spain on October 16-23, 2016 on the Royal Caribbean Harmony of the Seas. Come and enjoy this time with the Wilson Senior Center Travel Club. This trip includes train from Wilson, NC to New York and return on Friday, October 15, 2016; one night hotel accommodation, airfare from New York to Barcelona, Spain, transfer to and from the ship and travel insurance. More information in the office at the Center.