We are happy to announce a new collaboration with Services for Older Citizens on all of our day trips!

Diamond Jack's River Tour

Wednesday, August 16
Arrive for check-in no later than 10:15am. Return to The War Memorial by 3:30pm.

Join us for a two-hour narrated Diamond Jack's Detroit River tour. Passengers of all ages are invited to treat their senses to an awe-inspiring, narrated river tour. Lunch at Pegasus in Greektown.

$38 per person (Includes bus transpotation and cruise tickets; patron responsible for own lunch.)

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Detroit Zoo Senior Day

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Arrive for check in no later than 10:45am. Return to The War Memorial by 3:30pm.

Senior citizens 62 and older and a caregiver residing in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a special day at the Detroit Zoo, including free admission and parking. Senior Day features live music, tram tours, bingo, zookeeper talks and a senior resource area.

$19 per person (Includes bus transpotation. Lunch is on your own; various options are available at the zoo.)

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Belle Isle

Docent Led Tours of Aquarium and Conservatory

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Arrive for check in no later than 11:15am. Return to The War Memorial by 5pm.

The Belle Isle Aquarium was designed by famed Detroit architect, Albert Kahn, and opened on August 18, 1904. It is the oldest aquarium in the country and has served the Detroit community as a beloved attraction for generations. The Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory is the oldest continually-running conservatory in the United States. Join us as a docent-led tour of these historic gems of Detroit. If there is time, we will also visit the Belle Isle Nature Center. Please pack a snack or bag lunch and we will have a picnic on the island!

$32 per person (Includes bus transportation and tour fees; patron to bring own snack or lunch to eat on the island.)

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Guys and Dolls

Festival Theater in Stratford

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 | 2pm performance
Arrive for check in no later than 7:45am. Return to The War Memorial by 7pm.

Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, this dance spectacular travels from Times Square to Havana, Cuba - where all bets are off. Lunch at The Parlour Inn.

Must have an unexpired passport or Enhanced Driver's License to attend.

$155 per person (Includes Motor Coach, theater tickets, lunch and bus snack.)

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Purple Rose Theater - God of Carnage

Lunch at Common Grill and Jiffy Mix Plant Tour

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

A playground clash between 11-year old boys throws together two sets of parents for a meeting to resolve the dispute; a civilized get-together that turns swiftly and hilariously into a battle pitting couple against couple, husbands against wives, spouse against spouse. Winner of the 2009 Tony Award for Best Play. Contains adult language and content. Our first stop will be a one-hour tour of the Jiffy Mix Plant that includes samples! We will enjoy lunch at the Common Grill before heading to the theater!

$86 per person (Includes Motor Coach transpotation, lunch, tour and theater tickets.)

Please arrive for check-in no later than 9:15 a.m. Return to The War Memorial by 6:30 p.m. 

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Arab American National Museum

Middle Eastern Lunch at the Museum and Visit Shatila Bakery

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Arab American National Museum, opened in 2005, is the first and only museum in the U.S. devoted to Arab American history and culture. The AANM collects, documents and preserves objects that help illustrate the Arab American experience. This is a docent led tour. The museum provides us with a traditional middle eastern lunch. On the way home, we will visit the Shatila Bakery, voted #1 middle eastern bakery in 2016, to purchase delightful treats.

$45 per person (Includes bus transpotation, lunch and museum tour; bakery is on your own.)

Please arrive for check-in no later than 9:45 a.m. Return to The War Memorial by 3:00 p.m. 

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Fisher Theater - Christmas Wonderland and Holiday Spectacular

Lunch at The Whitney

Thursday, December 14, 2017

CHRISTMAS WONDERLAND HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR is quite simply one of the most delightful and enchanting Christmas shows ever, featuring glittering costumes, a dazzling cast and the highest kicking chorus girls this side of the North Pole. We will start our day with a delectable three-course brunch in our own private room at The Whitney, which will be beautifully decorated for the holidays. Come enjoy this very special day to kick off your holiday season!

$105 per person (Includes bus transpotation, brunch and theater tickets.)

Please arrive for check-in no later than 9:30 a.m. Return to The War Memorial by 4:00 p.m. 

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Pewabic Tour and Hands-On Workshop

Lunch at City Kitchen

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Since 1903, Pewabic, a National Historic Landmark, artisans have handcrafted ceramic art beginning with raw, earthen materials and a clay mixer dating to the early 1900's. The hands-on workshop makes it possible for people of all ages and skill levels to explore their creativity through ceramics. After touring the pottery, your group will head to our Education Studio, where you'll learn the basics of tile making. We provide the clay and basic supplies you will need. We will have lunch at the City Kitchen in Grosse Pointe.

$45 per person (Includes bus transpotation, tour and hands-on workshop; lunch is on your own.)

Please arrive for check-in no later than 9:45 a.m. Return to The War Memorial by 3:00 p.m.  

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