P.O. Box 23036
Toledo, OH 43623
419-292-1014 phone
419-480-1645 fax
info @ taylor-tours.com

 

December 2014:

Christmas_Story_House.jpg"Holiday Movies & Memories"
Thurs., Dec. 4, 2014
Cost:  $109 Per Person

New tour!  Travel with us to Medina, Akron and Cleveland, OH.  Visit Castle Noel and see animated New York City department store Christmas windows along with the entire Christmas Movieland prop and costume collection from Hollywood.  While there you'll enjoy a turkey meal and hear stories from Kris Kringle himself.  Then enjoy the elaboriate Stan Hywet Hall.  The 65-room mansion will be decked for the holiday season.  Our final stop today is a visit at The Christmas Story House, now restored to its movie splendor.  Spend some time at the museum, which features original props, costumes and memorabilia from the film.  Visit the gift shop for your own "leg lamp."  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and admissions.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:30 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 7:50 AM  
Returns approx. 7:00–7:30 PM

 

Donnell.jpgDaniel O'Donnell
Niagara Fall's Festival of Lights
Sun. - Tues., Dec. 7 - 9, 2014
Cost:  $479 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Take $10 PP off if deposit is paid by 3/7/14.

The Niagara Falls, Ontario annual Festival of Lights Concert Series brings back Irish entertainer Daniel O'Connell with Mary Duff.  We will also enjoy a performance by The Oak Ridge Boys.  Drive by the Falls to see the beautiful Festival of Lights displays and try your luck at the Fallsview Resort Casino.

**Please note:  a valid passport or passcard is required on this international tour.

Single price is $559 per person, triple is $469 per person, quad is $465 per person. $150** per person deposit (**deposit is non-refundable as of Aug. 25, 2014 due to purchase of concert tickets), balance due:  Oct. 15, 2014.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 2 nights lodging , 2 dinners, 2 full breakfasts, 2 concerts, viewing of Festival of Lights displays, and luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 8:30 - 9:00 AM on Day 1, returns approx. 4:30 - 5:00 PM on Day 3.  Click to download flyer Niagara_Falls_14.pdf

 

s_Christmas_Carol.jpg"Cornwell's Christmas Carol"
Wed., Dec. 10, 2014
Cost:  $80 Per Person
**Book now rate is $75 PP if paid by 7/10/14. 

This is the classic story of sour and stingy Ebenezer Scrooge and his visits from Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future.  But put a bit of "redneck" into the mix and you have a Christmas story with a funny twist.  This musical is filled with fun laughs and the Christmas spirit.  Come along today to Cornwell's Dinner Theatre in Marshall, MI for the show and a delicious turkey buffet meal with all the fixin's.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, turkey buffet meal and show.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:30 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 8:50 AM
Wauseon Shell Gas Station, OH Turnpike Exit 34 9:25 AM
Returns approx. 6:30–7:00 PM

January 2015:

Sorry, we do not have any tours scheduled during the month of January 2015.

 

February 2015:

Pump_Boys__Dinettes.jpgPump_Boys__Dinettes.jpg"Pump Boys & Dinettes"
Thurs., Feb. 5, 2015
Cost:  $94 Per Person

Somewhere way down on Highway 57 in North Carolina, the "Pump Boys" sell high octane, and the "Dinettes" serve up plenty of pie and sass at the Double Cupp Diner next door.  Together they perform a rousing, down-home mix of country western, rock 'n roll, and blues in this charming tale of friendship, romance, and heartbreak.  Packed with hummable, hilarious songs like "Be Good or Be Gone," "Tips," and "The Night Dolly Parton Was Almost Mine," this show is a foot-stomping good time.  Join us at LaComedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, OH.  Enjoy LaComedia's bountiful buffet meal before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, buffet meal and show. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:30 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 7:50 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 8:10 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)

Returns approx. 6:30–7:00 PM

 

Branson_Brett_Family_2.jpg"The Brett Family Singers"
Fri., Feb. 27, 2015
Cost:  $95 Per Person

Direct from Branson you don't want to miss this fantastic show!  With remarkable style and flair, The Brett Family will sing, dance and smile their way into your heart.  They are known for their breathtaking family harmonies, but they also shine as fabulous soloists.  This high-energy show is a great mix of many of the top hits and classic sounds you love, along with award-winning original music written by the Bretts themselves.  Join us at Bearcreek Memories Dinner Theatre in Celina, OH.  Enjoy a delicious buffet meal before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, buffet meal and show. 

  Departs:
 

Sears Westgate 9:30 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 9:50 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 10:10 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)

Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM

 

March 2015:

South_Pacific.jpg"South Pacific" 
Wed., March 11, 2015
Cost:  $104 Per Person
**Book now rate is $99 PP if paid by 10/10/14.

Set on a tropical island during World War II, South Pacific tells the sweeping romantic story of two couples and how their happiness is threatened by the realities of war and their own prejudices.  Considered by many to be the finest musical ever written, it includes such classics as "Some Enchanted Evening," "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair," "Younger Than Springtime," and many more.  The original Broadway production won ten Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score.  Today the show is performed at LaComedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, OH.  A delicious buffet meal is included before the afternoon show.   Don't forget to try LaComedia's sweet potato souffle!  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, buffet meal and show. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:30 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 7:50 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 8:10 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 6:30 - 7:00 PM

 

Charleston.jpgSpring Fling in Charleston, SC
Mon. - Sat., March 16 - 21, 2015
Cost:  $1189 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Take $20 PP off if deposit is paid by 10/16/14.

Charleston, the Grand Lady of the South, is a city steeped in history, heritage and culture.  It is the state's oldest city and is one of America's most beautifully preserved architectural and historical treasures.  A local step-on guide will join us as we explore the city.  Also included is a tour of Fort Sumter.

Single price is $1499 per person, triple is $1169 per person, quad is $1149 per person.  $200 per person deposit, balance due:  Feb. 5, 2015.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 5 nights lodging (3 in Charleston, 2 enroute), 5 breakfasts, 4 dinners, 1 lunch, 2 shows (1 in Charleston, 1 in Pigeon Forge), guided tour of Charleston including the Historic District, visit The Citadel and Cadet's Chapel, view The Battery and Rainbow Row, guided tour of Fort Sumter, boat transportation to/from Fort Sumter, tour of Magnolia Plantation & Gardens (the oldest public gardens in America), tour the Charleston Tea Plantation (America's only tea plantation), visit Charleston's City Market, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:30 - 8:00 AM on Day 1, returns approx. 6:00 - 6:30 PM on Day 6.  Click to download flyer Charleston_3_15.pdf

 

Barbra__Frank.jpg"Barbra & Frank, The Concert That Never Was"
Thurs., March 26, 2015
Cost:  $95 Per Person
**Book now rate is $90 PP if paid by 10/27/14.

Two of the most powerful voices in the world never performed together, until now.  You won't believe your eyes and ears!  It's magic when they step on stage.  Sharon Owens as Barbra Streisand and Sebastian Angaldo portraying Frank Sinatra will entertain you like only the originals could.  Relive all your favorite songs by the show voted "best tribute show" in Las Vegas.  Join us at Carrie Cerino's Ballroom in North Royalton, OH.  A delicious meal is included before the afternoon performance.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:00 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 8:20 AM
Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM

April 2015

Additional tours for April 2015 are still under construction.  Please check back.

 

Vera_Bradley_Outlet_Sale.jpgVera Bradley Outlet Sale
Thurs., April 9, 2015
Cost:  $69 PP

Come along today as we travel to Fort Wayne, IN and the Vera Bradley Outlet Sale.  Shop this exclusive collection of fashionable, quilted cotton handbags and more at 40% - 70% off retail prices.  Usually found only in specialty shops and boutiques, the Vera Bradley Outlet Sale is a once-a-year spectacular shopping event.  We have special motorcoach admission to the sale, with a special check-out area just for the motorcoach groups.  This means no waiting in lines to get into the sale or to check-out and pay for your purchases.  Tickets must be purchased in advance and the deadline is January 19, 2015.  $10 of your payment is non-refundable as of that date.  After enjoying the sale we'll have lunch (on your own) at a nearby Fort Wayne restaurant.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation and ticket for special motorcoach admission/check-out at the sale.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:30 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 7:50 AM
Wauseon Shell Gas Station,
OH Turnpike Exit 34 8:25 AM
Returns approx. 5:30–6:00 PM

 

Jimmy_Fortune.jpgJimmy Fortune in Concert
Fri., April 10, 2015
Cost:  $104 PP

Jimmy Fortune toured, sang and performed with the legendary Statler Brothers for 21 years, and he quickly lived up to his name.  He wrote the group's second No. 1 hit "Elizabeth," and followed that with two more No. 1 hits, "My Only Love" and "Too Much On My Heart."  He also wrote the top-10 hit "Forever," and co-wrote the top-10 hit "More Than a Name on the Wall."  Today he performs at Bearcreek Memories Dinner Theater in Celina, OH.  A buffet meal will be enjoyed before the afternoon performance.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show.

  Departs:
 

Sears Westgate 9:30 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 9:50 AM
Bowling Green Meijer
  10:10 AM
Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM

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Jay & the Americans
Fri., April 17, 2015
Cost:  $99 Per Person

Their first record was "Tonight" from West Side Story.  Where were you when you heard "Cara Mia" for the first time?  And "This Magic Moment" and "Come a Little Bit Closer."  From 1962 - 1971 this group charted an unprecedented "12 Top 10 Records."  Enjoy this performance by one of the greatest vocal groups in rock and roll history with three of the original members!  Show is at the Croatian Lodge Ballroom in Eastlake, OH, and a delicious meal is included before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:00 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 8:20 AM
Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM

 

Costa_Rica.jpgCosta Rica with Collette Vacations
Sat. - Sun., April 25 - May 3, 2015
Cost:  $2499 Per Person Double
Email or call for detailed brochure

Early booking bonus!  Book now and save $100 per person.  This tour features San Jose, Monteverde Cloud Forest, Arenal Volcano and Lake Arenal Cruise, plus much more.  Includes round trip airfare from Detroit and 14 meals.  Ask about free transportation to/from Detroit Metro and airport transfers to/from hotels.

Single price is $2949 per person, triple is $2419 per person.  $250 per person deposit, balance due February 17, 2015.  **Book Now rates valid until Oct. 25, 2014.

 


May 2015:

Additional tours for May 2015 are still under construction.  Please check back.

 

Springtime in Branson
Mon. - Sat., May 4 - 9, 2015
Cost:  $869 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Take $20 PP off if deposit is paid by 11/4/14.

What could be better than Branson in spring!  The beauty of the Ozarks is a glorious backdrop for the fabulous fun and spectacular entertainment of Branson--"The Music Show Capital."  This tour features 4 shows (see highlights below), and a step-on guided tour of Branson including the College of the Ozarks and Old Downtown Branson where you'll see Dick's 5 & 10 Store.

Presley_Country_Jubilee.jpgPresley's Country Jubilee:  Back in 1967 the Presleys built the first LIVE music theatre in Branson.  Today, Presleys' Theatre is a Branson Landmark, and Branson's First Family of Entertainment is still here with several generations on stage nightly, entertaining audiences with a one-of-a-kind mix of country, gospel, bluegrass and hilarious comedy to bring you an unforgettable show.

Branson_Clay_Cooper.jpgClay Cooper's Country Express:  It's more than country!  Clay Cooper's Country Express has something for everyone with high energy singing and dancing, gun-slinging and trick roping with Johnny Lonestar, comedian Matt Gumm, youth performers Ezrah Noelle and Colt Cooper, 10 incredible dancers, a six-piece band, and of course, your host Clay Cooper.

Branson_The_Brett_Family.jpgThe Brett Family Singers:  The Bretts Show is a high energy production full of singing, dancing, comedy, variety, and many surprises for everyone.  The show is a great mix of many of the top hits and classic sounds you love, along with award-winning original music written by the Bretts themselves.  It is fun, comedic, inspirational and patriotic.

Branson_Sixjpg.jpgSix:  SIX voices, ZERO instruments, ALL music are what's behind the amazing group SIX.  Your eyes won't believe your ears as this brotherly vocal band takes you on a musical journey from the Fab 50's through the Retro 80's and beyond, along with tributes to their Gospel and Patriotic roots.  Now in their eighth year, their powerhouse vocals create one truly amazing SIXPERIENCE!

Single price is $1034 per person, triple is $849 per person, quad is $829 per person. $200 per person deposit, balance due:  Feb. 27, 2015.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 5 nights lodging (3 in Branson, 2 enroute), 5 breakfasts, 3 dinners, 4 shows as listed above, step-on guided tour of the Branson area, including College of the Ozarks and Old Downtown Branson, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:30 - 8:00 AM on Day 1, returns approx. 5:00 - 5:30 PM on Day 6.  Click to download flyer Branson_5-15.pdf

June 2015:

Additional tours for June 2015 are still under construction.  Please check back.

 

Finger_Lakes.jpgFabulous Finger Lakes
Mon. - Fri., June 8 - 12, 2015
Cost:  $1079 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Take $20 PP off if deposit is paid by 12/8/14.

New destination and new tour!  Join us as we travel to the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York State.  Highlights include Belhurst Castle, Seward House, Willard Memorial Chapel, Harriet Tubman Home, narrated Seneca Lake Cruise, Antique Wireless Museum, Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Park, New York Wine & Culinary Center, MacKenzie-Childs Farmhouse (producer of artisan majolica ceramic designs), Bee Attitudes Honey & Lavender Farm, Red Jacket Orchards, and Lively Run Dairy Cheese.

Single price is $1319 per person, triple is $1059 per person, quad is $1039 per person. $200 per person deposit, balance due:  May 1, 2015.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 4 nights lodging in Geneva, NY overlooking Seneca Lake, 4 breakfasts, 4 dinners, all touring, admissions and attractions as listed, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:30 - 8:00 AM on Day 1, returns approx. 5:00 - 5:30 PM on Day 6.  Click to download flyer Finger_Lakes_6-15.pdf

July 2015:

Tours for July 2015 are currently under construction.

 

 August 2015:

Additional tours for August 2015 are still under construction.  Please check back.

 

Acadia_National_Park.jpgNew England's Mountains to Seacoast
Aug. 24 - Sept. 3, 2015
11 Days, 10 Nights (departs on Mon., returns on Thurs.)

Cost:  $2359 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Take $30 PP off if deposit is paid by 12/15/14.

New destination and new tour!  Join us for this spectacular tour highlighting the very best of New England--from the mountains to the seacoast.  We will visit Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine and Cape Cod.  Highlights include tour of Bennington, VT with visits to the Apple Barn, Manchester Village and Robert Todd Lincoln's home "Hildene," a maple sugar house and farm, Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Cabot Creamery, Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream FActory, Franconia State Park, Cannon Mountain Aerial Tram, tour along Kancamagus Highway, Acadia National Park and Cadillac Mountain, visit Bar Harbor, Maine whale watch cruise, guided tours of Kennebunkport, Ogunquit and York, Maine, with a visit to Cape Neddick Light, tour Plymouth with views of the Plymouth Rock and Mayflower II, Sandwich and Hyannis (Cape Cod), JFK Memorial and Korean War Memorial, round trip ferry to Martha's Vineyard, and guided tour of Martha's Vineyard.

Single price is $3034 per person, triple is $2339 per person, quad is $2319 per person. $250 per person deposit, balance due:  July 1, 2015.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 10 nights lodging, 10 breakfasts, 10 dinners including a lobster bake, 8 days step-on local guide service, all touring, admissions and attractions as listed, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:30 - 8:00 AM on Day 1, returns approx. 5:00 - 5:30 PM on Day 11.  Click to download flyer New_England_8-15.pdf

 


September 2015:

Additional tours for September 2015 are currently under construction.  Please check back.

 

London.jpgLondon & Paris with Collette Vacations
Mon. - Mon., Sept. 21 - 28, 2015
Cost:  $4249 Per Person Double
Email or call for detailed brochure

Early booking bonus!  Book now and save $250 per person.  This tour features Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, London theatre performance, Eurostar Train, Eiffel Tower dinner, Seine River cruise, Arc de Trio,phe, and Paradis Latin Cabaret.  Includes round trip airfare from Detroit and 9 meals.  Ask about free transportation to/from Detroit Metro and airport transfers to/from hotels.

Single price is $5049 per person, triple is $4449 per person.  $250 per person deposit, balance due July 23, 2015.  **Book Now rates valid until March 22, 2015.

 

Ohio Amish Goodie Bag Tour
Wed., Sept. 17, 2014
Cost:  $104 Per Person
**Travel on this tour and save $5 pp on the Indiana Amish Country Backroads & Goodie Bag tour on Oct. 23, 2014.

Travel with us today to Millersburg, Walnut Creek and Sugarcreek, Ohio, the heart of Ohio's Amish Country.  Meet our local step-on guide and begin the day at Heini's Cheese where you can sample over 50 varieties of cheese made with only Amish farm milk.  Then walk over to Kauffman's Bakery to shop for delicious Amish baked goods.  Enjoy a wagon ride at Rolling Ridge Ranch, then lunch will be a family-style feast in an Amish home.  Spend the afternoon browsing at Walnut Creek Flea Market, and our last stop of the day will be at Walnut Creek Cheese where you'll enjoy an ice cream treat while you shop the large array of bulk foods, spices, kitchen gadgets and more.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, family-style meal, the services of a local step-on guide, admission to Rolling Ridge Ranch with wagon ride, and goodie bag with gifts.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 6:45 AM
Perrysburg Holiday Inn Express 7:05 AM
Returns approx. 8:00–8:30 PM

 


October 2015:

Tours for October 2015 are currently under construction.

 

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Mackinac Island's Grand Hotel
Oct. 2015
Cost:  TBA

A "Grand" experience!  You'll delight in the magic and charm of this beautiful hotel and island.  This is a unique opportunity to stay at one of the finest and most historic hotels in America.  Step back in time and experience a way of life that has all but disappeared.  You'll enjoy the charm of a horse-drawn carriage, relax in the parlor each afternoon for high tea, or enjoy a game of bocce ball in the lush surroundings of the tea garden.  Inside, explore the Grand Hotel with its vast array of antiques, art and other surprises.  Outside, explore the beauty that nature provides.  A favorite among many visitors is the peaceful setting of the famous front porch while taking in the views of the Straits of Mackinac and the Mackinac Bridge.

Participants must be 50 years or older, although also welcome are spouses under 50, sons and daughters who accompany a parent 50 or older, and caregivers accompanying a participant 50 years or older.  

Dress Code at Grand Hotel:  Before 6:00 PM, dress for comfort and weather. Casual clothing and jeans are allowed in the dining room for breakfast and lunch. After 6:00 PM, ladies should wear dressy outfits, evening dresses or dressy pants outfits.  Gentlemen must wear a coat and tie in the dining room.

Single price is $1049 per person (limited availability), triple is $832 per person.  $200 per person deposit,  balance due Aug. 1, 2014.

Tour includes:  Round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 3 nights lodging at Grand Hotel (rooms assigned by luck of the draw), 3 full breakfasts, 3 five course dinners, a wine and champagne reception on the evening of Day 3, tea and cookies each afternoon, round trip ferry to/from Mackinac Island, round trip horse-drawn taxi to/from hotel, carriage tour, evening entertainment, nightly demitasse, nightly dancing to the Grand Hotel Orchestra, 2 feature movies each evening, history and garden lectures, special discount lunch prices for Grand Hotel lunch buffet and Carleton's Tea Shop, shopping on Mackinac Island, discounts on fudge, bicycle rental, golf, and the Grand Hotel Salon & Spa, plus planned tournaments, games, activities daily, guided and self-guided walks, baggage handling, tax on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.

November 2015:

Tours for November 2015 are currently under construction.