Up Coming Trips...
* All of our trips will now be offered to those 18 and older. The first half of the registration period will be reserved for adults age 55 and older. The second half of registration will open up to those 18 and older. See Trip Policy for more details on trip guidelines.
* Early Bird Registration: We may offer early bird registration discounts the first two weeks of sing-up for a trip. Those who sign up during the "early bird" time will receive $5 off their registration fees. This can be used in conjunction with Bus Bucks. *Not valid on all tours.
*Bus Bucks: Must be presented in person at the time of registration.
Nationwide Travelers Spring Showcase
Sunday, April. 9, 2017
* Join us for a Travel Showcase on Thur. Apr. 20th at 1:30pm. Call 686-3060 to RSVP
Join Nationwide for their annual Spring Showcase, held at Fox Valley Lutheran High School. This year’s musical entertainers include Take 2 and Still Cruisin’. Take 2 is a husband and wife duo, who upon retiring from their teaching careers, formed their duo. The couple performs on the Celebration Belle and at special events around the Midwest. Still Cruisin’ is also a husband and wife duo who have been performing throughout Wisconsin for over 20 years. They play tributes to the greats, such as Elvis, Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Connie Francis, Zac Brown and many more! A family style chicken dinner will be served prior to the show. *Due to the special nature of this trip, no Bus Bucks or early bird registration will be accepted.
Cost: 48 per person
Registration: Now through March 16th, 2017
Depart @ 10am. Return @ 5pm
Progressive Ethnic Meal - Milwaukee
Thursday, April 20th, 2017
You won’t want to miss this fantastic trip, learning the heritage and culture of Milwaukee through food! The first stop will be at Sciortino’s Bakery & Glorioso’s Deli for a little shopping and tasting. After that, enjoy a tour of the spectacular Pabst Mansion. After the Mansion, we will stop at Wisconsin Cheese Mart for tastings of cheese, sausage & beer, along with some shopping and a spice demonstration. Lunch will consist of a traditional Polish entrée at Polonez Polish restaurant. The final stop will be at Kopps Frozen Custard, a Milwaukee tradition since 1950. A step on guide will join the group at the first stop and will stay with us until the end. The guide will provide spectacular insight on the rich history of the area. Pricing includes all food, transportation & admission.
Registration: Now through April 5th, 2017
Depart @ 7:30am. Return @ 4pm
The House on the Rock
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Join us for a one-of-a-kind experience as we take a self-guided tour through the House on the Rock, in Spring Green. The House on the Rock was built by Alex Jordan as a weekend retreat. Alex, a collector all of his life, amassed an impressive collection of beautiful, amazing, and some just plain bizarre items. Lunch will be on your own in the food court at The House on The Rock. Comfortable shoes are a must, as there will be a substantial amount of walking on this tour (including up and down ramps and stairs). If you have never been to The House on The Rock, it should definitely be on your list of things to do! From the Infinity Room, the multi-level carousel, the massive “music boxes, to the original house, the entire experience truly is a wonder to behold!
Registration: Now through May 9th, 2017
Depart @ 7am. Return @ 5:30pm
BREWER GAME vs. Blue Jays
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
Jon us on our annual Brewer game trip as the Brewers take on the Toronto Blue Jays!
12:15pm Game with seats locate don the first-base line in the out-field loge. Lunch is on your own at the park.
*Early bird pricing does not apply.
Registration: Now through April 28th, 2017 ** WAITLIST ONLY**
Depart @ 9:30am. Return @ 6pm
Memories Ballroom: In the Time of Old Age
Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Join us for our June Tour “In the Time of Old Age”, a comedy presented at Memories Ballroom in Port Washington. This tender and heartwarming comedy shows that just when you think the parade has passed you by, life gives you another chance. Two gentlemen, a Jewish widower and an Irish-American World War II Veteran, unexpectedly come into a fortune. With their new status and the help of a beautiful lawyer, they have some fun pulling off a brilliant sting on a bank manager of questionable integrity and morality, all to the benefit of the elderly. An all-you-can-eat chicken dinner is included with the show.
Registration: Now through May 24, 2017
Depart @ 11am. Return @ 5pm
Wisconsin Dells Lumberjack Show & Upper Dells Boat Tour
Friday, July 28th, 2017
A FULL DAY OF ADVENTURE AWAITS!
Let’s Cruise the upper dells of the Wisconsin River in Beautiful Wisconsin Dells! Pass under pine-crowned cliffs, navigate winding river narrows and view iconic sandstone formations! This adventure includes two shore landings at Witches Gulch, a spectacular spooky walk through a narrow canyon carved by wind and water filled with fern glens, shadowy passages and hidden whirlpool chambers. Stand Rock, you’ll walk to the base of this imposing pillar of sandstone and watch high above you as a trained dog makes the famous leap from cliff to stand rock and back. Enjoy the beauty that surrounds you and enjoy the wonderful Wisconsin summer weather!
After the tour, we will make our way to Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty for their famous lunch including Old Fashioned Beef Pot Roast and Camp Fried Chicken, potatoes, vegetables, coleslaw or garden salad, homemade lumberjack bread and delicious cake for dessert. Beverages included! All-You-Can-Eat!
Once our bellies are full, we will browse the gift shop and then head on over to the Northwoods Lumberjack Show, just steps away from the cook shanty! A one-of-a-kind, action-packed performance. Perfect for all ages! The show features age-old events like standing block chop, axe throw, obstacle pole, log roll and many more performed by World Champion athletes, which has been seen on ESPN!
*Rain or Shine. Dress for the weather.
SAVE! Register within the first two weeks (Early Bird Registration) and save $5. Have a Bus Buck? Save an additional $5. Must present Bus Buck in person at the time of registration.
Registration: April 3 - July 14, 2017
Depart @ 6:30am. Return @ 6:30pm
Domestic & International Extended Trips
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All Collette Vacations trips are open to the public of all ages.
More to come....
To sign up, come to the Senior Center in person to register with cash, check, or credit card or call the Senior Center at (920) 686-3060 with your credit card ready.
(excludes Collette Vacation Tours)
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