Outings & Travel

Trips

 *Arrive 15 minutes before departure time.  *Return time approximate!  *You must pay when registering.  *Refunds given if you can be replaced on a trip.  *Bring a jacket or light throw - van air conditioner will be on when needed!  *Need to be physically able to get on and off vehicles.  *NO SMOKING 10 MIN. PRIOR TO BOARDING VAN (some people are allergic)  *NO PERFUME OR COLOGNE (some people are allergic)  *NO FOOD OR DRINKS ON VAN (Exception: Water)


Harrah's Cherokee Casino
Thursday, March 29 
Thursday, April 26
**Picture ID required for a Total Rewards Card**
Depart - 8:00 am Return - 6:00 pm
Transportation: $10

Country Tonite   Pigeon Forge, TN 
Tuesday, April 10
Voted #1 show year after year - experience this two-hour powerhouse production with singers, dancers and musicians along with sidesplitting comedy acts, bluegrass, gospel and patriotic songs.  After show, pay individually for dinner at Calhoun's in Pigeon Forge.  
Depart - 12:30 pm Return - 8:00 pm
Transportation & Show: $20

Farmer's Daughter Erwin, TN 
Southern cooking that's hard to beat - piled-high platters of Southern staples: 2 meat choices, mashed potatoes, fried green tomatoes, fresh veggies, fresh rolls, cornbread, and dessert! No credit cards. Pay individually $16 cash, all inclusive. 
Depart - 10:00 am  Return - 2:00 pm
Transportation: $2 

Tennessee Smokies Baseball & Biscuit Brunch
Tuesday, April 24
Smokies vs Jacksonville
Transportation, Brunch, and Game: $20
Depart - 8:30 am  Return - 4:00 pm

Star of Knoxville Riverboat Lunch Cruise
Thursday, May 3
Enjoy lunch and the beautiful spring scenery as you cruise down the Tennessee River. 
Transportation, Lunch & Cruise: $35
Depart - 9:00 am  Return - 4:30 pm 

Burke's Garden, VA - "God's Thumbprint" 
Wednesday, May 9
Burke's Garden is located in a bowl-shaped valley carved out of the top of a mountain. Enjoy breathtaking scenery, and take time to meet some of the Amish people.  Pay individually for lunch at Mattie's Place Cafe, no credit cards.  Price $8 - $10.  Pizza is Mattie's Wednesday special.  Other items also available.  After lunch visit The Animal Kingdom.  
Transportation & Zoo: $15
Depart - 9:00 am  Return - 5:00 pm

Home of the Bramwell Millionaires
Thursday, May 17
Bramwell is a West Virginia Historic Town on a peninsula of the Bluestone River - founded 1888.  The town reflects large fortunes amasses by local coal barons and is renowned for having an abundance of well-preserved Victorian and Tudor style mansions.  Around the turn of the century fourteen millionaires resided in Bramwell.  Enjoy lunch, a tour of town, and possibly a couple of homes.  "Huge Surprise" awaits those on the trip. 
Transportation, Lunch & Tour: $30 
Depart - 7:30 am  Return - 5:00 pm

The SWAG, 5-Star Hotel Waynesville, NC
Wednesday, May 23 & 30
Choose one of the dates and enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch atop Gooseberry Knob with amazing views of the Smokies.  Wear walking shoes -short walk to picnic area.  Enjoy fried chicken, Black Angus burgers, or grilled tuna. Be sure to taste the vegetable creations and fantastic desserts.  After lunch take a walk downtown Waynesville, named one of the coolest small towns near Ashville. 
Transportation & Lunch: $48
Depart - 8:30 am  Return - 5:00 pm