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

January 2017:

Sorry, we do not have any tours scheduled during the month of January 2017.


February 2017:

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Sorry, we do not have any tours scheduled during the month of February 2017.


March 2017:

Amish_Children.jpg"St. Patrick's Celebration"
New Show in Ohio Amish Country 
Thurs., March 16, 2017
Cost:  $137 Per Person

This tour is full of fun and surprises!  It's a "mini version" of our popular Goodie Bag tours.  Join us for a brand new show in Walnut Creek, OH.  Wear your best green attire and come along for some Amish/Irish fun!  A local step-on guide joins us in Ohio Amish Country as we make stops at Hershberger Bakery & Farm Market, Coblentz Chocolates, and Carlisle Gifts.  Enjoy a delicious St. Paddy's Day Amish feast, all made by Amish cooks.  Prepare to be entertained as we enjoy a fun new show, "When Amish Eyes Are Smiling" at the Amish Country Theater.  Guaranteed to make you laugh with fun musical spoofs, comedy skits, live entertainment, and an awesome ventriloquist!  We conclude our day with a stop at Walnut Creek Cheese & Bulk Food Store where everyone will enjoy a mint chocolate chip ice cream cone.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, the services of a local step-on guide, Amish meal, show ticket, goodies, touring and shopping. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 7:20 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 7:40 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)

Returns approx. 8:00-8:30 PM

 

Premier_Alamo.pngSan Antonio Get Away 
With Premier World Discovery
Sun. - Thurs., March 26 - 30, 2017

Cost:  $1625 Per Person Double
**Booking bonus!  Save $100 Per Person**

This tour features 4 nights lodging in San Antonio, plus a San Antonio city tour, The Alamo, Riverwalk Cruise, San Jose Mission, LBJ Ranch, Hill Country, Fredericksburg, and Riverwalk dinner. Includes round trip airfare from Detroit, hotel transfers and 6 meals.  Ask about transportation to/from Detroit Metro.

Single price is $2075 per person.  $300 per person deposit, balance due January 3, 2017.  Cancellation insurance waiver is $210 per person and must be paid with deposit.  Make final payment by check and save $100 per person.  Click to download flyer SAN_ANTONIO_GETAWAY.pdf


Amish.Buggy.04.jpgAmish Country Backroads & Goodie Bag Tour
Northern Indiana Amish Country
Wed., March 29, 2017
Cost:  $119 Per Person 

A customer favorite returns this spring with two brand new stops!  Explore the picturesque back roads of Shipshewana and Middlebury, IN with a local step-on guide.  You'll feel as if you have stepped back in time as you learn of the fascinating life of these "plain people." Throughout the day you will receive gifts for your goodie bag, and you'll enjoy a family-style feast of Amish favorites at an Amish home. Stops today include a true Amish bakery, a cheese factory, a bulk food store, plus two new surprise stops.  Of course, time is allowed for shopping at each stop we make.  Bring a cooler if you wish to purchase meat.  Make sure it is identified with your name.  Please recall that some businesses we visit do not accept credit cards.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, the services of a local step-on guide, family-style meal, goodie bag with gifts, touring and shopping time.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford 7:20 AM
Wauseon Shell Station (Ohio Turnpike Exit 34) 7:55 AM
Returns approx. 7:00–7:30 PM

 

April 2017:

Vera_Bradley_Outlet_Sale.jpgVera Bradley Outlet Sale
Thurs., April 20, 2017
Cost:  $74 Per Person

Vera Bradley fans, don't miss this huge once-a-year sale in Fort Wayne, IN!  Shop this exclusive collection of fashionable, quilted cotton handbags and more at 40% - 70% off retail prices.  We have special motorcoach admission to the sale, with a special check-out area just for the motorcoach groups.  This means no waiting in line to get into the sale or to check-out and pay for your purchases.  Tickets must be purchased by January 18, 2017 and payment is non-refundable as of that date.  A lunch stop (on your own) will be made in Fort Wayne.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation and special motorcoach admission ticket to the outlet sale.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 9:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 9:20 AM
Wauseon Shell Station (
Ohio Turnpike Exit 34) 9:55 AM
Returns approx. 7:00–7:30 PM



Oak_Ridge_Boys.jpgOak Ridge Boys in Concert
Sat., April 29, 2017
Cost:  $147 Per Person
**Book now!  Pay by 1/29/17 - $137 per person. 

With their special blend of beautiful harmonies and down-home, good-time music, William, Joe, Richard and Duane are one of America's most loved country groups.  Enjoy hits "Elvira," "Bobby Sue," and "I'll Be True to You."  A delicious buffet meal is included before the afternoon show at Bearcreek Memories Dinner Theatre in Celina, OH.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, buffet meal and show.  **Please note:  $100** of your payment is non-refundable as of January 29, 2017.  Entire tour cost is non-refundable as of March 15, 2017.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 9:30 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 9:50 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 10:10 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM

 

May 2017:

Getting_Mama_Married.jpg"Getting Mama Married"
Tues., May 9, 2017
Cost:  $97 Per Person

When Ann's second husband leaves her for a younger woman, she swears off men forever and instead involves herself with houseplants, bridge, puzzles and murder mysteries.  Daughter Julie encourages Ann to take on suitors.  A warm and loving comedy filled with funny situations and delightful characters.  Show is at Cornwell's Dinner Theatre in Marshall, MI where you'll enjoy a delicious turkey buffet meal.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:30 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 8:50 AM
Wauseon Shell Station (Ohio Turnpike Exit 34) 9:25 AM
Returns approx. 6:30–7:00 PM

 

The_Ark_Encounter_2.JPGThe Ark Encounter & The Creation Museum
Tues. - Thurs., May 16 - 18, 2017
Cost:  $509 Per Person Double

**New tour!**  This is a "Tour of Biblical Proportions!" The brand new Ark Encounter is a full sized replica of Noah's Ark and includes displays and re-creations of how Noah and his family may have lived on the Ark. There is even an animatronic version of Noah that will answer questions.  We will also visit the Creation Museum where the "history book of the universe comes to life," plus much more.  Walking required.  **Please note that the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum are fully ADA compliant.**

Single price is $619 per person, triple is $499 per person, quad is $489 per person. $100 per person deposit, **balance due:  March 17, 2017.   **$25 per person additional charge for sign-ups after March 17, 2017.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 2 nights lodging, 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners, admission to the Ark Encounter, admission to the Creation Museum, visit Garden of Hope, tour Beau Verre Riordan Studios, the oldest continually operating stained glass studio in the country, luggage handling, tax on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:00 AM, returns approx. 6:30 PM.  Click to download flyer The_Ark__Creation_Museum.pdf



June 2017:

First_Ladies_Football.jpgFirst Ladies & Football
Thurs., June 8, 2017
Cost:  $137 Per Person
**Book now!  Pay by 2/8/17 - $127 per person. 

**New tour!**  Travel to Canton, OH and meet our local step-on guide.  Visit the Pro Football Hall of Fame where heroes of the game are honored and legends live on forever. Enjoy a delicious mid-day meal before our afternon visit at the National First Ladies Library.  A picture stop will be made at the McKinley Monument.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal, admissions, and the services of a local step-on guide.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 7:20 AM
Returns approx. 7:00–7:30 PM

 

Hudson_Roosevelts.jpg"On The Road With The Roosevelts"
Hyde Park, Oyster Bay & the Hudson River Valley
Mon. - Sat., June 19 - 24, 2017
Cost:  $1569 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Pay deposit by 1/19/17 & save $30 per person.

**New tour!**  Come along on a journey of fine dining and rubbing elbows with the aristocrats. Take a step back in time and discover why Franklin D. Roosevelt stated, "All that is within me cries out to go back to my home on the Hudson River."   

Single price is $1949 per person, triple is $1549 per person, quad is $1529 per person. $200 per person deposit, balance due:  March 24, 2017.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 5 nights lodging, 5 breakfasts, 5 dinners (1 at Hotel Thayer at West Point), 1 lunch, guided tours of FDR Home Springwood Estate, Val-Kill Cottage, Vanderbilt Mansion & Historical Site, Sagamore Hill, Roosevelt Museum at Old Orchard, Planting Fields Arboretum Home & Gardens, Anthracite Heritage Museum, Hudson River cruise, visit Corning Glass Museum, tour Wade Memorial Chapel, shopping time at West Side Market, Cleveland, the services of a local step-on guide, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:30 AM, returns approx. 3:30 PM. Click to download flyer Hudson_River_Valley.pdf

 

Anything_Goes.jpgOhio Light Opera "Anything Goes"
Wed., June 28, 2017
Cost:  $152 Per Person

"Anything Goes" (1934), music and lyrics by Cole Porter, original book by P.G. Wodehouse and Guy Bolton, revision by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. Ohio Light Opera presents this show in its original 1934 version. While at a New York bar, evangelist-turned-nightclub-singer Reno Sweeney has fallen for Billy Crocker, who, to be near his girlfriend Hope Harcourt, has stowed away on Reno's transatlantic cruise ship.  Forced to adopt various disguises to avoid detection, Billy eventually secures a ticket and passport from Reverend Moon, who has been branded Public Enemy No. 13.  Not surprisingly, confusion ensues.  Hear memorable tunes "I Get a Kick Out of You," "You're the Top," and "Anything Goes."  Enjoy this delightful performance at the College of Wooster in Wooster, OH.  A delicious meal is included at The Wooster Inn before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show.  Please note:  $50** of your payment is non-refundable.  All tickets must be purchased by February 22, 2017, and entire tour cost is non-refundable as of that date.  Reservations paid after Feb. 22 are subject to ticket availability.  Menu choice required.  Please include your selection with payment.  Choices are:  1) Grilled Chicken Carbonara; 2) Chicken Pot Pie; or 3) Strip Steak.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 8:20 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 8:40 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 8:00–8:30 PM

 

July 2017:

American_in_Paris2.jpg"An American in Paris"
Sat., July 8, 2017
Cost:  $156 Per Person
**Book now!  Pay by 3/8/17 - $146 per person. 

**New show!**  This Tony Award-winning musical tells the story of an American soldier, a mysterious French girl, and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.  Inspired by the 1951 film starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron, this show brings the magic and romance of Paris into perfect harmony with unforgettable songs from George and Ira Gershwin.  Show is at the State Theatre in Cleveland's Playhouse Square.  A brief shopping stop will be made at Cleveland's West Side Market before enjoying a special luncheon. Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show. Please note:  All tickets must be purchased by May 15, 2017 and entire tour cost is non-refundable as of that date.  Reservations paid after May 15 are subject to ticket availability.  Menu choice required.  Please include your selection with payment.  Choices are:  1) Seasonal Pasta of the Day; 2) Grilled Chicken Cropicana Bowl (smoky black beans & bacon, jack cheese, cilantro rice, lettuce, salsa, sour cream); 3) Mac & Brisket; or 4) Turkey Club (smoked turkey breast, Amish cheddar, tarragon aioli, lettuce, tomato on toasted purple wheat raisin bread).

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:45 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 9:05 AM
Returns approx. 7:00–7:30 PM

 

Osmond_Moon_River.jpg"Moon River & Me"
with Jimmy and Jay Osmond 
Mon., July 10, 2017
Cost:  $132 Per Person
**Book now!  Pay by 1/30/17 - $122 per person. 

**New show!**  Jimmy Osmond created this tribute to Andy Williams, and he sings the songs that made his mentor and friend so beloved by millions.  This heart-felt concert is full of music, nostalgic footage and special memories of Andy Williams.  With hits we love from Andy and chart topping hits that Jimmy Osmond and his brothers made famous, it's a perfect pairing and a memorable entertainment experience.  Enjoy this show at Villa Milano Banquet Center in Columbus, OH.  A delicious meal is served before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 8:20 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 8:40 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 6:00 - 6:30 PM

 

Premier_Mt._Rushmore.png"Western Frontiers"
Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone & The Badlands
With Premier World Discovery 
Tues. - Wed., July 11 - 19, 2017
Cost:  $2795 Per Person Double
**Booking bonus!  Save $100 Per Person**

This tour features Yellowstone National Park, Mount Rushmore, Mount Rushmore at night, Crazy Horse Memorial, Fort Hays, Badlands National Park, Jackson Hole Valley, Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Devil's Tower, Deadwood, Salt Lake City tour, and Wall Drug Store.  Includes round trip airfare from Detroit, hotel transfers and 12 meals.  Ask about transportation to/from Detroit Metro.

Single price is $3770 per person.  $300 per person deposit, balance due April 13, 2017.  Cancellation insurance waiver is $210 per person and must be paid with deposit.  Click to download flyer WESTERN_FRONTIERS.pdf

 

Hartville_with_Ariel_View.pngHartville Marketplace 
Mon., July 17, 2017
Cost:  $92 Per Person 

Founded in 1939, the Hartville Marketplace and Flea Market evolved from a small town livestock auction into one of Ohio's largest and oldest weekly flea markets.  It is now a heated and air-conditioned facility that houses indoor shops and outdoor seasonal vendors.  You'll also enjoy browsing and shopping at Hartville Collectibles and Hartville Hardware, America's largest hardware store.  Dine on a delicious home-cooked meal at Hartville Kitchen.  Don't forget to visit the bakery and candy shop.  Join us in Hartville, OH (near Akron) for this fun shopping experience.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and shopping. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:30 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 7:50 AM
Returns approx. 6:30 - 7:00 PM

 

Guys_and_Dolls_.jpg"Guys & Dolls" 
Thurs., July 27, 2017
Cost:  $121 Per Person
**Book now!  Pay by 1/27/17 - $111 per person. 

The band members of the Save-a-Soul Mission, led by the pious and beautiful Sergeant Sarah Brown, call for sinners to "Follow the Fold" and repent.  Petty gambler Nathan Detroit runs an illegal floating crap game.  He enters into a bet in the hopes of continuing his game "under" the law.  Hear musical numbers such as "A Bushel and a Peck," "If I Were a Bell," and "Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat."  Show is at Amish Acres' historic Round Barn Theatre in Nappanee, IN.  Enjoy a bountiful Thresher's Dinner, a family-style feast of Amish favorites, and shopping at Amish Acres before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 8:20 AM
Wauseon Shell Station (Ohio Turnpike Exit 34) 8:55 AM
Returns approx. 8:00 - 8:30 PM

 


August 2017:

Amish_Acres_Arts__Crafts_Fest..jpgArts & Crafts Festival at Amish Acres
Thurs., Aug. 3, 2017
Cost:  $80 Per Person
**Book now!  Pay by 4/3/17 - $70 per person. 

Join us for the 55th anniversary of this fun shopping event!  The Amish Acres Arts & Crafts Festival has been ranked as one of the best classic and contemporary craft shows in the country.  Come and see why!  Over 300 vendors demonstrate and sell their handcrafted products in booths surrounding the pond at Amish Acres in Nappanee, IN. Enjoy shopping, free entertainment and festival food (on your own) as you browse. Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation and show admission.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 7:20 AM
Wauseon Shell Station (at Ohio Turnpike Exit 34) 7:55 AM

Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM

 

The_Van_Dells.jpegThe Van-Dells
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017
Cost:  $115 Per Person
**Book now!  Pay by 2/4/17 - $105 per person.
  

**New show!**  Join us at Bearcreek Memories Dinner Theatre in Celina, OH for this fun and exciting tribute to 50's and 60's music.  With impressive lead vocals, tight harmonies and humor, The Van-Dells have been called the "Three Stooges set to music!"  It's an upbeat show packed with comedy, choreography and all the greatest hits from Doo-Wop to Motown and everything in between.  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/Rossford Meijer 9:50 AM
Bowlling Green Meijer 10:10 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM

 

Pictured_Rocks.jpg"UP North," Michigan's Upper Peninsula
Mon. - Fri., Aug. 14 - 18, 2017
Cost:  $1249 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Pay deposit by 2/14/17 and save $30 per person.

**New tour!**  The beauty of Michigan's Upper Peninsula is highlighted on this tour, and features overnight stays in Sault Ste. Marie, Munising, Marquette and St. Ignace, MI.

Single price is $1539 per person, triple is $1229 per person, quad is $1209 per person. $200 per person deposit, balance due:  June 23, 2017.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 4 nights lodging, 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners, Soo Locks Boat cruise and tour, Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, Upper Tahquamenon Falls, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and cruise, Munising Falls, Marquette Maritime Museum, Marquette Lighthouse, Marquette city tour, Da Yoopers Tourist Trap, Michigan Iron Industry Museum, Oswald's Bear Ranch, Presque Isle Park, Kitch-iti-kipi Big Springs and raft ride, Fort Michilimackinac tour and admission, the services of a local step-on guide, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:00 AM, returns approx. 8:00 PM.  Click to download flyer Michigans_Upper_Peninsula.pdf

 

Mystery_Question_Marks.pngTo Be Announced at LaComedia
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017
Cost:  $118 Per Person
 

**Call for information.**  This mega Broadway hit sensation will be announced on March 13, 2017.  The show has thrilled over 54 million people worldwide, and now it's your chance to experience this exciting tale of love, laughter and friendship.  Set to the greatest hits of one of the 1970's most iconic bands, it is the ultimate feel-good show and one of Broadway's most successful productions of all time!  Join us at LaComedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, OH for the show and a delicious, bountiful buffet meal before the afternoon show.  Don't forget to try their sweet potato souffle!  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show.

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

 


September 2017:

Mystery_Man.pngMystery Tour
Thurs., Sept. 12, 2017
Cost:  TBA

**New tour!**  This tour is still under construction but you will enjoy some history, a delicious meal and a sweet treat, all while bringing out your "inner child."  Please call for information ~ 419-292-1014.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal, sightseeing and admissions.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 8:20 AM
Returns approx. 5:00–5:30 PM

 

Texas_Tenors1.jpgThe Texas Tenors
Tues., Sept. 12, 2017
Cost:  $135 Per Person

Over 100 million people from around the world watched "America's Got Talent" in 2009 to see "The Texas Tenors" become the highest-ranking vocal group in the history of the show.  With their unique blend of country, gospel, classical and Broadway, along with their breathtaking vocals, humor and cowboy charm, a concert performance by The Texas Tenors is sure to please.  Come along to Villa Milano Banquet Center in Columbus, OH.  A delicious meal is served before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 8:20 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 8:40 AM
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM

 

"A Seaside Retreat"
CapeCod.jpeg
Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Boston
Sun. - Sat., Sept. 17 - 23, 2017
Cost:  $1579 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Pay deposit by 3/17/17 and save $30 per person.

Against a background of roaring surf and quiet coves, Cape Cod's charm is that of old time New England villages.  This tour features Cape Cod sightseeing from the Outer Cape to Provincetown, Hyannis, Sandwich, the Cape Cod National Seashore and a whale watch cruise, plus a day on Martha's Vineyard and a day in Boston.

Single price is $1875 per person, triple is $1559 per person, quad is $1539 per person. $200 per person deposit, balance due:  July 25, 2017.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 6 nights lodging (4 in Cape Cod, 2 enroute), 6 breakfasts, 4 dinners (one is a lobster dinner), round trip ferry to Martha's Vineyard, guided tours of Martha's Vineyard, the Outer Cape to Provincetown, Hyannis, Sandwich, and Boston, visit to the Cape Cod National Seashore, whale watch cruise, the services of a local step-on guide, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:30 AM, returns approx. 5:00 PM.  Click to download flyer Cape_Cod_MV__Boston.pdf

 


October 2017:

Premier_Grand_Canyon.pngGreat Trains & Grand Canyons
With Premier World Discovery
Sun. - Fri., Oct. 1 - 6, 2017
Cost:  $2225 Per Person Double
**Book bonus!  Save $100 Per Person**

This tour features 5 nights in Sedona and 2 rail journeys: Grand Canyon Railway and Verde Canyon Railroad, plus Grand Canyon National Park, Oak Creek Canyon, Sedona Trolley tour, Chapel of the Holy Cross, Tiaquepaque and uptown Sedona, Montezuma Castle, Jerome, Old Town Scottsdale, Chuck Wagon Supper & Show, and Black Bart's Steakhouse.  Includes round trip airfare from Detroit, hotel transfers and 8 meals.  Ask about transportation to/from Detroit Metro.

Single price is $2850 per person.  $300 per person deposit, balance is due July 6, 2017.  Cancellation insurance waiver is $210 per person and must be paid with deposit.  Make final payment by check and save $100 per person.  Click to download flyer GREAT_TRAINS__GRAND_CANYONS.pdf

 

Amish_Buggy_Fall_2.jpgOhio Amish Fall Goodie Bag Tour
Tues., Oct. 3, 2017
Cost:  $119 PP 

Travel with us to Millersburg and Walnut Creek, OH, the heart of Ohio's Amish Country.  Meet our local step-on guide and begin the day at Hershberger Bakery and Farm Market.  We'll dine on a family-style feast of Amish favorites as we enjoy our mid-day meal in an Amish home. Then shop for apples and cider at Hillcrest Apple Orchard. At Lamp and Light Candle you'll see a carving demonstration, and our last stop will be at Walnut Creek Cheese and Bulk Food Store.  Of course, time is allowed for shopping at each stop we make. Bring a cooler if you wish to purchase meat.  Make sure it is identified with your name.  Recall that some businesses we visit do not accept credit cards. Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, family-style meal, the services of a local step-on guide, goodie bag with gifts, touring and shopping. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 7:20 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 7:40 AM 
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 7:30-8:00 PM

 

Grand_Hotel_2013.jpgMackinac Island's Grand Hotel
Mon. - Thurs., Oct. 9 - 12, 2017
Cost:  $1009 Per Person Double

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 $1289 per person (limited availability), triple is $1009 per person.  $250 per person deposit, balance due:  August 21, 2017.

Grand_Hotel_Rocking_chairs_on_Front_Porch.jpg

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, 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.  Departs approx. 6:30-7:00 AM,returns approx. 5:30-6:00 PM. Click to download flyer Grand_Hotel.pdf

 

Dining with the Presidents
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017
Cost:  $104 Per Person

**Book now!  Pay by 4/18/17 - $94 per person.  

**New tour!**  Meet and dine with past Presidents of the United States as portrayed by historical re-enactors!  Be sure to bring your camera to capture all the unique details of this special luncheon, right down to the period clothing.  A past president will be seated at your table for a buffet meal that will include the president's favorite foods.  A presentation by the presidents will follow the meal.  Then, we'll enjoy a guided tour of the restored home of President Warren G. Harding, the 29th president of the United States. The home is the site of Harding's 1920 "Front Porch Campaign" and it features many of the original furnishings.  Join us in Marion, OH for this special event.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, presidential buffet meal and presentation, and guided tour and admission at the Harding Home.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 9:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 9:20 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 9:40 AM 
(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 5:30–6:00 PM

 

"Cruise Into Fall"
Belle of Louisville & Jack O'Lantern Spectacular
Mon. - Wed., Oct. 23 - 25, 2017
Cost:  $749 Per Person Double

**New tour!**  At the perfect time of year to see all the beauty offered along the banks of the Ohio River, we'll set sail on America's last true Mississippi River steamboat still in operation, the Belle of Louisville, as we cruise from Madison, IN to Louisville, KY.  Plus, experience the glow of thousands of intricately carved pumpkins during a marvelous nighttime Spectacular! Walking required at your own pace on the one-quarter mile, soft surface woodland path at Jack O'Lantern Spectacular.

Single price is $859 per person, triple is $729 per person, quad is $719 per person.  $100 per person deposit, balance due:  August 23, 2017.

Tour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 2 nights lodging, 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners, Belle of Louisville 6-hour cruise, admission to Jack O'Lantern Spectacular, guided ghost tour of Louisville, guided tour of Madison, IN, tour of the Conrad Caldwell House, admission to the Hat Mansion in Louisville, the services of local step-on guides, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:30 AM, returns approx. 8:00 PM.  Click to download flyer Belle_Louisville_Jack_OLantern_Spect..pdf

 


November 2017:

Rockin_Around_Tree.jpg"Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree"
Thurs., Nov 9, 2017
Cost:  $97 Per Person
**Book now!  Pay by 4/9/17 - $87 per person.

The mistletoe is hung, the tree is decorated and everyone is expecting a traditional Christmas dinner. But not everything goes as planned!  When this family gets together it's always a party.  Plenty of singing and dancing to all your favorite holiday songs.  Show is at Cornwell's Dinner Theatre in Marshall, MI where you'll enjoy a delicious turkey buffet meal before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, buffet meal and show.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:30 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 8:50 AM
Wauseon Shell Station (Ohio Turnpike Exit 34) 9:25 AM
Returns approx. 6:30–7:00 PM



Christmas_in_Paradise.jpg"Christmas in Paradise"

Wed., Nov. 15, 2017
Cost:  $126 Per Person 

**New show!**  Hidden treasures, peculiar characters, and maybe trouble in Paradise? Christmas Day approaches and uncertainty reigns in beautiful Paradise.  As the newest owners of a thrift store, Matthew and Mary are facing unforeseen and seemingly insurmountable challenges, all while caring for an elderly and ailing parent.  Their trials lead them to a place they never thought possible.  This show is an inspirational, uplifting journey that reveals unexpected treasures in the most unlikely of places.  Join us at the Blue Gate Theatre in Shipshewana, IN.  Enjoy the Blue Gate's delicioius Amish family-style meal before the afternoon show.  Time permitting, we will make a shopping stop at the bulk food store in Shipshewana.  Please note:  tour cost is non-refundable as of Sept. 10, 2017.  Reservations paid after Sept. 10 are subject to ticket availability.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, buffet meal and show. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 7:20 AM
Wauseon Shell Station (Ohio Turnpike Exit 34) 7:55 AM
Returns approx. 5:30-6:00 PM

 

christmas-connection.ashx.pngCleveland Christmas Craft Connection
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017
Cost:  $79 Per Person

This tour is an annual shopping event for our customers!  One of the largest holiday shopping shows in the country, the Cleveland Christmas Connection brings together artists, crafters and merchants who will transform your day into a bustling shopping experience.  Now in its 32nd year, the show features uniquely hand-crafted items, the very best in retail, and the newest in holiday decorating ideas.  At lunch time (on your own) you can visit one of the many I-X food vendors.  Or you might want to pack a lunch and save more time for shopping! Enjoy entertainment by local choirs and bands.  Show is at the I-X Center in Cleveland.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation and show admission. 

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 7:30 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 7:50 AM
Returns approx. 6:00-6:30 PM

 


December 2017:

NYC.Rockefeller.Tree_2.jpgChristmastime in New York City
Sun. – Fri., Dec. 3 – 8, 2017
Cost:  $2099 Per Person Double
**Book now!  Pay deposit by 3/31/17 and save $50 per person.
 

Christmas in New York City is a magical experience unlike any other!  Join us for this all-inclusive package with a 3-night stay in a Times Square hotel, 2 shows, 3 dinners in New York City, ticketed entrance to the 9/11 Memorial Museum, plus much more.

**Early reservation is essential for this tour, due to the fact that we are staying in New York City during the holiday season and due to the purchase of theater tickets.  It may be necessary to require a non-refundable deposit, but you will be notified in advance.**

Single price is $2739 per person, triple is $2079 per person, quad is $2059 per person. $300 per person deposit, balance due Sept. 20, 2017.

NYC.Rockettes.jpgTour includes:  round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, 5 nights lodging (3 in New York City Times Square, 2 enroute), 5 breakfasts, 3 dinners in New York City, reserved ticket to the Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring The Rockettes, reserved ticket to a Broadway show (to be announced), ticketed entrance to the 9/11 Memorial Museum, the services of a New York City professional step-on guide for 3 days, guided tours of Midtown Manhattan and Lower Manhattan, visit to the Top of the Rock Observation Deck, luggage handling, taxes on lodging and admissions, taxes and gratuities on included food.  Departs approx. 7:30 AM, returns approx. 5:00 PM.  Click to download flyer New_York_City.pdf

 

Shoji_Christmas.jpgShoji Tabuchi Christmas
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017
Cost:  $139
**Book now!  Pay by 4/18/17 - $129 per person. 

Come hear a world-class violinist perform an unforgettable holiday show featuring a 15 member cast.  Enjoy your favorite Christmas and holiday music, tunes from Broadway and movie shows, pop, jazz, swing and classical, all melded with class, warmth, humor and perfection.  Join us at Villa Milano Banquet Center in Columbus, OH.  A delicious meal is served before the afternoon show.  Includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, meal and show.

  Departs:
  Sears Westgate 8:00 AM
Perrysburg/Rossford Meijer 8:20 AM
Bowling Green Meijer 8:40 AM

(E. Wooster St., parking lot behind gas station)
Returns approx. 6:00–6:30 PM