Trips & Trip Updates

DAY TRIPS
Dolphin & Pony Scenic Tour, Beaufort -- August 31, 2016:
We will leave the center at 9:30 am.  Our first stop will be Chick-fil-a in New Bern for an early lunch (around 11:15 am) and then head to Beaufort for the 1:00 pm cruise.  The cruise ends at 2:30 pm when we will board up for the return trip to Wilson.  The cost for transportation, cruise and lunch is $25 per person.

Millstone Creek Orchard, Ramseur -- **Date Change: September 28, 2016**: We will leave the center at 9:30 am to travel to the orchard for an 11:00 am tour.  We will enjoy demonstrations, a hay ride and a chance to purchase apples.  Following the tour, we will stop for lunch at Forks Cafeteria in Wake Forest (on your own) before the return to Wilson at around 3:30 pm.  The cost of the tour and transportation is $15 per person.

Rodgers & Hammersteins "Cinderella":  We have a limited number of tickets to the December 30, 2016 performance of this classic show at DPAC.  The performance is at 8:00 pm and we will leave the center at 6:00 pm to travel to Durham and will return after the show.  For this "Generations" trip, only we will be able to take school aged children with an adult.  Bring your grandkids, neighbors or friends.  The cost is $60 for transportation and ticket (center mezzanine).  Sign up at the desk if you would like to be a part of this trip.  

STILL THE SAME DATES
State Fair -- Raleigh:
October 19, 2016
Junior League Holly Days Fair, Fayetteville: November 4, 2016
Hillridge Farms, Youngsville: December 7, 2016
   
OVERNIGHT TRIPS
 

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). THE BUS IS FILLING UP FAST, SO SIGN UP NOW.

Charleston, South Carolina -- December 12-14, 2016:  Celebrate the holiday season with whit trip to Charleston and the Festival of Lights at James Island.  The Trip includes 2 nights hotel accommodations, 2 full breakfasts, 2 dinners including the Charleston Crab House, guided tour of Charleston, a drive through the festival with stops for Santa's Village, Winter Wonderland, Gingerbread Houses and more, a tour of the National Russell House, a motorcoach transportation.  The cost is $330.00 per person (double occupancy).
    
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. 

NEW FOR 2017
San Antonio Holiday -- December 3-7, 2017:
This exciting 5 day trip gives you a chance to see all that San Antonio, Texas has to offer.  The trip includes round trip airfare from RDU, 4 nights hotel, 6 meals: 4 breakfasts and 2 dinners; a professional tour director, sightseeing by motor coach, hotel transfers and baggage handling.  Sights include the San Jose Mission, El Mercado Marketplace, the Alamo, Riverwalk Cruise, Hill Country, the LBJ Ranch and the Fiesta de las Luminarias.  The cost for this package is $1,675 per person, but if you make your final payment by check before the due date (75 days before departure) you will receive a $100 per person discount.  make plans today to join us on this trip.
   
**You will receive your bus and van seating arranges when you have paid a trip in full.
**Day trips must be paid in full in advance in order to have your name added to the list.
**All prices for overnight trips are based on double occupancy.
**Boston, New Orleans & Florida  are bus trips.  Alaska is flying.  All other trips are by 15 passenger van.
**Deposit policies vary by trip.
**More information is available in the office.