Day and Overnight Tours
APRIL 2017
DAKOTA MAGIC DAY TRIP - TUE April 4                                   $25 p.p.
Pick Ups: New London, WIllmar, Benson, Morris.   RSVP by 4pm SUN Apr. 2
Casino Package:  $20 slot play, $3 off lunch buffet, $5 drink ticket
Your Birthday Month - receive additional $20 slot play.
Includes: motorcoach, casino package, tour director
SPRING FLOWER SHOW - THU April 6                                    $49 p.p.
"Spring Is In the Air", so don't miss this wonderful day viewing the beauty of spring in bloom!  Enjoy the Spring Flower display at Como Park Conservatory's Sunken Garden. Also, tour the Historic Bachman House decorated for spring, and time to shop the original floral shop off Lyndale. Great chance to purchase your favorite garden flowers, plants and many spring ideas that Bachman's offers. Lunch (on own) will be at the Keys Restaurant.
Includes: motorcoach, stops listed, tour director.
Try your luck at Shooting Star Casino, Manhonemn MN!  A great value at $70 per person in casino slot play & meal coupons.  Hotel stay on property.
Casino Package: $60 slot play, two $5 meal coupons. Deadline: April 7
Includes: motorcoach, casino package, hotel stay, tour director

MAY 2017
DAKOTA MAGIC DAY TRIP - TUE May 2                                $25 p.p.
Pick Ups: New London, WIllmar, Benson, Morris.   RSVP by 4pm SUN April 30
Casino Package:  $20 slot play, $3 off lunch buffet, $5 drink ticket
Your Birthday Month - receive additional $20 slot play.
Includes: motorcoach, casino package, tour director
ROYAL RIVER CASINO DAY TRIP - THU May 18                  $29 p.p.
Pick Ups: New London, WIllmar, Granite Falls, Marshall. RSVP by 4pm MON 5/15
Casino Package:  $10 slot play, Free Lunch Buffet
Includes: motorcoach, casino package, tour director
AMERICAN SWEDISH INSTITUTE - MON May 22                 $79 p.p.
Celebrate National Musuem Day at the American Swedish Institute in MInneapolis. This is a vibrant museum & cultural center with exhibits that link to Sweden.  Enjoy three exhibits on display and a guided tour of the Turnblad Mansion - the 1st building in Minneapolis listed on the National Register of Historic Places, built between 1904-1908.  Deadline: May 8
Includes: motorcoach, admission & tour, tour director.
Join us as we tour the U.S. Bank Stadium - NEW home of our Minnesota Vikings! This is your chance to see the inside of this incredible Minneapolis venue with a 90 minute tour. Built into the ruins of what was once the world's largest flour mill, Mill City Museum is located on the historic Mississippi River Waterfront. Learn about the intertwined histories of the flour industry, the river & the city of Minneapolis. Lunch (on own) will be at the Keys Cafe at Foshay. Deadline:  5/11
Includes: motorcoach, tours listed, tour director.
DAKOTA MAGIC DAY TRIP - TUE May 23                                $25 p.p.
Pick Ups: New London, WIllmar, Benson, Morris.   RSVP by 4pm SUN May 21
Casino Package:  $20 slot play, $3 off lunch buffet, $5 drink ticket
Includes: motorcoach, casino package, tour director
Highlights: Grotto of the Redemption, Westbend IA; lunch at Ox Yolk Inn; Amana Colonies tour & time for shopping; Spam Museum, Austin MN.  Two night stay at Meskwaki Hotel & Casino.  
Go to EXTENDED TOUR PAGE for more information.
Includes: motorcoach, attrations listed, 2 night hotel stay, tour director
JUNE 2017
DANIEL O'DONNELL - SUN June 4   Deadline 4/24      Call for price
Don't miss the opportunity to see & hear the international hit Daniel O'Donnell as he performs at the State Theater in Minneapolis.  
Includes: motorcoach, 7:00pm show: main floor/center seats, tour director
$149 DBL      
Enjoy the beginning of summertime in northern Minnesota as we travel to two casinos: Palace Casino, Cass Lake and Northern Lights Casino, Walker.  Our overnight stay will be at Northern Lights.  Deadline: May 30
Casino packages include: $60 slot play & two-$3 meal coupons.
Includes: motorcoach, casino packages, hotel, tour director
DULUTH QUILT SHOW - FRI-SAT June 9-10                       $299 DBL
Calling all Quilters!!  Enjoy two days at the 39th Annual MN Quilter's Show & Conference at Duluth's DEC. The 2017 Quilt Show will showcase a wide range of products and services related to stich, quilt & sewing sectors from the leading exhibitors.
Our overnight stay will at Black Bear Resort & Casino with an included breakfast buffet.  Deadline: June 1
Includes: motorcoach, two day admission, hotel stay, breakfast, tour director
BRANSON on the ROAD - WED June 14                               $59
Join us at the Plymouth Playhouse for an afternoon of great American folk, bluegrass, Classic country & gospel music.  The Branson on the Road trio brings a fiddle, mandolin, banjo, guitar, upright slap bass, rhinestone costumes, and hilarious comedy to the entertainment stage!  
Deadline: May 31
Includes: motorcoach, 1:00pm matinee, tour director. 
CELEBRATE CANDY MONTH - THU June 22                         $59
Treat your sweet tooth to a day of candy adventure as we celebrate 2017 Candy Month of June! Our first stop will be "The Big Yellow Barn" in Jordan MN - home of Minnesota's Largest Candy Store & Jim's Apple Farm! Selling over 3000 varities of candies from all over the world, soda bottles in unique varities, and classic stuff you used to find at the local corner gas station.
*NOTE - they only take cash. Following lunch, we will make a visit to Abdallah Chocolate & Gift Shoppe, established in 1909.  A Sweet Day to say the least!  Deadline: June 15
Includes: motorcoach, sweet shop visits, tour director
Celebrating 26 years, the Woodtick Theater gang (Akeley MN) has been sharing their musical talents and comedy in the North Woods since 1992!  After the matinee, try your luck at Northern Lights Casino, our overnight stay. After a leisure morning, we will stop in Nisswa for shopping.  Deadline: June 15
Includes; motorcoach, Woodtick show, overnight hotel, tour director
JULY 2017
MINNESOTA ZOO ADVENTURE - FRI July 7                    $59/$64
The Minnesota Zoo is an exciting attraction famous with many exhibits, animal shows & a multitude of animals to see. Enjoy the shark feedings, the beauty of the endangered penquins, ride the hand crafted Conservation Carousel, Discovery Bay's Hawaiian Monk Seals' show, and more!  Deadline: June 28
Includes: motorcoach, MN Zoo admission, tour director.
$59 per person: Seniors (age 65), kids ages 3-16, $64 per person: age 17-Adult
HISTORY THEATRE's "GLENSHEEN" - THU July 13              $79
Glensheen, the historic Congdon Mansion in Duluth, has always been  a favorite attraction. But something you won't hear about on the tour is the mystery behind the murders back in 1977.  An heiress, kind & generous Elizabeth Congdon, is found dead in her bed.  Her night nurse, lying lifeless on the staircase. A robbery? A clumsy break-in? A conspiracy? SCANDAL! Witness the Glensheen musical that tackles this tale with wicked dialogue and evocative music.  Deadline: June 20
Includes: motorcoach, 2:00pm matinee, tour director
OLE & LENA "Ole Plays Nursemaid...Dial 911!" - WED July 19  $65
Cousin Mildred had surgery, so Lena heads to the big city to help out. Ole enjoys his bachelor days until Lena gets sick and becomes Mildred's nurse.  Will Ole survive waiting on Mildred hand & foot? Will Mildred survive Ole's help?  Laughs are contagious!!  Early Deadline:  June 19
Includes: motorcoach, 2:00pm matinee, tour director.
BAYFIELD & DULUTH, WED-FRI July 19-21                           $499 DBL
HIghlights: Duluth harbor cruise, Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, lunch at the historic Rittenhouse Inn, 2 night stay at Legendary Waters Resort & Casino, Ashland murals.   Go to EXTENDED TOUR PAGE for more information.
MN SCIENCE MUSEUM's "PIXAR" - THU Aug, 10                         $69
Buss Lightyear, Woody, Dory, & Scully...No matter who is your favorite Pixar character (or what your age), you'll love exploring The Science Behind Pixar!
This new, special exhibition gives you an unparalleled look at Pixar's filmmaking process & let's you explore the science & technology that brings to life the world's most beloved animated films & their memorable characters.  The Science Museum of Minnesota is the first Midwest stop of this traveling exhibit.   Deadline: Aug. 3
Includes: motorcoach, Science Musuem admission, tour director
JOHN DAVIDSON "Roots, Roles & Rhymes" - THU Aug. 17      $79
Best know as a game show host during the 1980's, John Davidson shares his talents as guitar player, singer & story teller on stage at the Paramount Theater, St Cloud.  Early Deadline: July 17
Includes: mtorcoach, 1:30pm matinee, tour director
MACKINAC ISLAND - TUE-FRI Aug. 22-25                               $699 DBL
Highlights: Horse & Carriage tour of island, Grand Hotel Lunch Buffet & more
Go to EXTENDED TOUR PAGE for more information.
Highlights: Deadwood trolley tour, Mt Rushmore, 1880 Train ride, Crazy Horse Memorial, Wall Drug & more.  

Go to EXTENDED TOUR PAGE for more information.
"GHOST the MUSICAL - WED Sept. 20                                              $75
Based on the Oscar-winning movie, Ghost, follow Sam & Molly, whose life takes a shocking turn after Sam's untimely death!  Trapped between two worlds, Sam refuses to leave Molly when he learns she is in grave danger.  Lunch (on own) prior to the show at Maynard's in Excelsior.
Includes: motorcoach, 1:30pm matinee, tour director. Deadline: Sept. 8               
Heart Songs: The Legendary Ladies of Country Music
is a brand new musical tribute to your favorite women of country music!  This show centers around the lives & music of the great women through their songs of love, heartbreak, family, & faith.  The show will make your Heart Sing!  Deadline: Sept. 21
Includes: motorcoach, 1:00pm matinee, tour director
CHANHASSEN's "GREASE" - WED Oct. 11                                     $109
One of the most popular musicals is back in town - Grease!
Join Sandy, Danny and the rest of the Burger Palace Boys & Pink Ladies for an affectionate satire of high school life in the 1950's. Don't miss the unforgettable tunes like: "Summer Nights",  "We Go Together", "Greased Lightnin'", "Beauty School Dropout" AND songs made popular by the John Travola & Olivia Newton-John     movie - "Hopelessly Devoted to You", "Grease", and "You're the One That I Want".  It's a high octane rock n' roll party packed with explosive energy.  Also includes lunch at Chanhassen.  
 Early Deadline: Sept. 18

Includes: motorcoach, lunch, 1:00pm matinee,  tour director. 

THE TEXAS TENORS - Tue Dec. 12                                                   $85    Join us at the Paramount Theater  for "Deep in the Heart of Christmas" show. Celebrate the holiday season with America's favorite new Tenors! Since their whirlewind debut  six years ago on NBC's Got Talent , the Texas Tenors have accumluated a long list of awards and fans.  Early Deadline: Nov. 12
Includes: motorcoach,  1:30pm matinee, tour director.

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