NEWARK - OLD AND NEW SURPRISES

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - Lv:  9:30 AM


we will sit in on a rehearsal and mini concert by Newark's finest ambassadors a thte New Boys Chorus School.  Afterwards, we will be on Broad St. to visit Ward's Coffee and Grace Church.  Ward's is the oldest store in Newark and a mecca for coffee lovers.  As we tour Grace Church built in 1848, we will be treated to an organ recital.  we will have lunch at Maize in the historic Robert Treat Hotel where, from our vantage point, we can view all sorts of new construction.  Afterward, we will arrive at the Grammy Museum, a new addition to the Newark scene to enjoy exhibits, sing along with Ray Charles and more.   Please make lunch choices:  1)  Chicken Marsala, 2)  Golden Tilapia or 3)  Eggplant Parmesan.  If no choice is made, chicken will be given.


COST:  $83


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The Waterfront at Silver Birches
GERMANFEST

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - Lv:  8:30 AM


Upon arrival we will have coffee & apple streusel.  There will be artisan jewelry, gifts and local specialty food available.  11:15 - 12:30 PM - Strudel making demonstration by the chef, Make your own pretzel & music and dancing with the Joe Lastovica Band, 12:00 - 3:00PM - Open bar with draft beer, wine and soda, 12:30 PM - Family Style German meal consisting of Potato soup, Sauerbraten with egg noodles, Wurst & Kraut, Roast Pork with gravy, Red Cabbage, Seasonal Vegetables & Apple Strudel a la Mode.  2:30 - 3:30PM -German Show with The Joe Lastovica Bank.  Tap your toes or sing along to the band playing a spirited mix of German music, old favorites and contemporary classics.  Interact with characters wearing traditional German costumes, including Heidi the Bavarian Beer Garden Girl and enjoy Marty Keller and his Alpine Horn & Bavarian Act.  Compete in the Germanfest Olympic Games.  The fun never stops!  3:30PM snack before departure.


COST:  $84 - sold out

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Day Trip to BALTIMORE INNER HARBOR 
(w/option for National Aquarium)

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - Lv. 8:00 AM

 Baltimore Inner Harbor has been nationally acclaimed for its extraordinary waterfront development which houses the Baltimore Aquarium, the USF Constitution, Maryland Science Center and a 5 story IMAX theater and planetarium.  Also a feature of the waterfront is HARBOR PLACE, which is a vast array of shops and restaurants.  Many attractions are within walking distance and others can be reached by the waterfront's famous water taxis.  This is a great place - come experience it!  The aquarium is an underwater world of beautiful and unusual animals and habitats and also includes the 4D Show - Coastal Predator .  
 

COST:  $54 - sold out

With Aquarium - Adult - $85, Senior - $80, Child 3-11 - $70 

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DELAWARE PARK CASINO with
Brunch at White Clay Creek Country Club at Delaware Park

Sunday , October 14, 2018 - Lv:  9:15 AM
Package:  Brunch + $30 Free Play


We will first have a wonderful Sunday Brunch at the Country Club which consists of assorted pastries, fruit, salads, clams, oysters, cocktail shrimp along with made to order eggs benedicts, stuffed french toast & house made lox.  There will also be roasted prime rib of beef, belgium waffles, omelet, pasta station and dessert table.  And, of course, a glass of champagne or mimosa.  Then we will spend 4 hours at Delaware Park Casino where we will receive $30 slot play. PLEASE INCLUDE EVERYONES NAME AND BIRTHDATE WITH PAYMENT


COST:  $87 - Subscribers          $89 - Non Subscribers- sold out

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JERSEY BOYS TRIBUTE Starring the Unexpected Boys
at The VILLA ROMA

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - Lv: 8:00 AM  


ENTERTAINMENT: Relive the hit Broadway show, The Jersey Boys! featuring the crowd-pleasing Unexpected Boys performing the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons.  LUNCHEON MENU: Fruit Cup & Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup. Choice of 1)  Chicken Francese, 2)  Homemade Meat Loaf, or 3)  Eggplant Parmigiana. All served with starch and assorted vegetables. Dessert: Chef*s Surprise.  PLEASE MAKE LUNCH CHOICE.  If no choice is made, chicken will be given.


COST:  $89

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Long Island 

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - Lv:  8:00 AM


We will arrive and meet our local guide at Sagamore Hill, the home of Theodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the US, from 1885 until his death in 1919.  During Roosevelt's time in office, his "Summer White House" was the focus of International attention and is furnished as it was during his busy lifetime.   Next we will enjoy an unusual combination of wine, lunch and horses.  During the 1980's Sam Rubin, founder ventured to eastern Long Island and acquired what has since become the beautiful Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard.  We will be introduced to their wines and taste them along the way with a tasty buffet lunch.  After lunch will be visit the rescued horses.  Before heading home, we will stop at one of the many farms stands in the area.


COST:  $102 - sold out

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GREEN DRAGON FLEA MARKET
with late lunch at Shady Maple 

Friday, October 19, 2018 - Lv:  8:15 AM


Located on a 30 acre site in the heart of the Pennsylvania Dutch Country, the Green Dragon Market has grown to be one of the largest Flea Market & Farmers Markets in the area. The market offers visitors the choice of shopping indoors or outdoors. With 7 large market buildings and many other smaller shops, the Green Dragon merchants offer everything from "soup to nuts".  After spending approx. 3 hours at the Green Dragon, we will head over to Shady Maple for their fabulous smorgasbord.  After lunch, there will be time for for shopping at the gift shop at Shady Maple before heading home.


COST
Subscriber:  $66
Non-Subscriber:  $68

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IVERY BELL'S GOSPEL REVUE

Hunterdon Hills Playhouse Dinner Theatre - Hampton, NJ
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - Lv:  1:15 PM 


A rich, joyful, energetic celebration of gospel music and praise, Ivery Bell's Gospel Revue brings an array of talented musicians and singers to the stage who will lift your spirits to new heights throughout this musical revue! Ivery Bell has performed and recorded with Gospel giants Hezekiah Walker, Kirk Franklin, Cissy Houston, and Smokey Norful.  Also included is their wonderful dinner with choices of:  Roast Prime Rib of Beef, Salmon with Lemon Dill Sauce, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Roast Turkey With Stuffing, Eggplant Rollatini, Roasted Vegetable Kabob (Gluten Free) meal and dessert buffet.


COST:  $108

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EAT YOUR WAY THROUGH PHILLY

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - Lv:  10:30 AM


Join us as we explore a variety of food known in Philadelphia.  Visit the historic reading Market before an exclusive walking tour of the Italian Market neighborhood of South Philadelphia.  You will have samples of various cheeses, oils, breads and gelato.  There will also be free time to venture on your own to some of the other, spice, poultry, meat and fish shops.  Also included is Geno's Steaks where you will have a choice of a Steak Sandwich or Cheesesteak.  Our day will end at Termini Brothers for a tour, cannoli and coffee.


COST:  $80

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Mike Byrnes All Star Production presents
FRANKIE VALLEY & THE FOUR SEASON TRIBUTE
Starring The Jersey Four

held at Li Greci's Staaten in Station Island, NY
Monday, October 29, 2018 - Lv:  10:30 AM


Relive the vibrant music of the "Jersey Boys - Frankie Valley & The Four Seasons".  The vocals, harmonies, music and stage presence that thrilled the rock & Roll era of the 60's and onward is once again recreated by this fabulous tribute band.  You will also, enjoy a hilarious comedian.  Complete luncheon:  Choose at restaurant:  1)  Beef Brisket  2)  Chicken Marsala  3)  Herbal Salmon.  One hour open bar.  Ret. approx. 4:30. 


COST:  $90 - sold out

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PEDDLERS VILLAGE 
Apple Festival

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - Lv:  9:30 AM


Celebrate Apple Season in Bucks County with a weekend of family fun at the Peddler*s Village 45th Annual Apple Festival.  Get a Breath of Fresh Shopping! Shopping "Peddler*s Village-style" is a relaxing and stress-free shopping experience. With over 60 shops and shoppes from comfort foods to trendy fashions, home goods, unique toys, local artisans and Fine Art Galleries.


COST:  $48

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A Day of Touring in Cape May
w/Lunch at Lobster House

Saturday, November 10, 2018 - Lv:  8:30 AM


Our tour starts with a visit to the NJ Aquaculture Innovation Center.  Learn about the Atlantic Surfclam Culture and Seed Oyster Production in NJ.  NJ Is the second largest fishing port on the eastern coast of the US.  We will have a guided tour of the Fisherman's Wharf, home of Cape May's commercial fishing fleet.  Discover how seafood gets from the sea to your table.  we will also visit Nauti Spirits Distillery, north of the Cape May Canal.  We will have a tour of their state of the art facility and learn how they make their handcrafted spirits:  vodka, rum and gin.  Also included in lunch at the Lobster House.  Please mark choice below:  1)  Stuffed Flounder, 2)  Broiled Fisherman's Wharf or 3) Chicken Francaise.  If no choice is made, chicken will be given.  During dessert, we will have a temperance debate.


COST:  $103

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Who's Bad, Michael Jackson Tribute

Hunterdon Hills Playhouse Dinner Theatre - Hampton, NJ

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - Lv. 1:30 PM


The ultimate music and dance celebration of pop music's one true King, *Who*s Bad* is the premiere Michael Jackson tribute show. Delivered with soul and precision, from the gravity-defying dance moves to the six piece band's synchronized dance routines, the entire performance is superseded by no one but the King himself! It*s a jaw-dropping musical must-see!  Dinner is included along with their unlimited Dessert Bar.  


COST: $110

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Mike Byrnes All Star Production presents
THREE IRISH TENORS

Starring Byrne Brothers
held at Li Greci's Staaten in Station Island, NY
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - Lv:  10:30 AM


Brothers Jimmy, Bobby and Mike Byrne of County Cork Ireland Heritage team up for the first time to make an inimitable and lasting Emerald Isle presentation.  All nationalities will enjoy this show that is tailored for the variety of musical tastes here in American.  Of course, a great comedian and band will also perform.  Complete luncheon:  Choose at restaurant:  1)  Corned Beef & Cabbage  2)  Chicken Bruschetta  3)  Salmon w/Dill Sauce.  One hour open bar.  Ret. approx. 4:30 PM


COST:  $90 - sold out

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CHRISTKINDLMARKT BETHLEHEM 
and SANDS CASINO

Friday, November 16, 2018 - Lv:  9:45 AM
Package:  Admission to Markets, $20 Slot Dollars + $5 Food Voucher


Recognized by Travel and Leisure Magazine as one of the top holiday markets in the world, Christkindlmarkt Bethlehem showcases aisles of exquisite handmade works by the nations finest artisans, the heart-warming sounds of live Christmas music, delicious food and more.  After 2 hours at the market, we will depart for Sands Casino.  We will spend 4 hours and have time for dinner, shopping in the outlets and gambling.


COST:  $55

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CHRISTMAS IN THE AIR

Hunterdon Hills Playhouse Dinner Theatre - Hampton, NJ
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - Lv. 1:30 PM


This season our original, holiday musical promises the best Christmas celebration ever! Featuring all new original songs, classic and traditional favorites, hilarious comedy sketches, and spectacular dance numbers, "Christmas in the Air" is our most beloved and popular show of the year all jazzed up for 2018! With an ensemble cast of multi-talented performers all backed by a live onstage orchestra, it's Christmas like you remember all wrapped up in a show you'll never forget!   Dinner is included along with their unlimited Dessert Bar.  


COST:  $114 - sold out


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2018 CHRISTMAS SHOW
At the American Music Theater
with lunch at Shady Maple

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - Lv:  9:30 AM


Witness the magic and splendor of our holiday celebration as AMT presents *The First Noel* featuring wondrous costumes, astonishing dancers, breathtaking sets, and all the endearment of a perfect fireside family moment! Bask in beautiful snowscapes and cherish the stories of spirit and love as we bring all your favorite sights and sounds to the stage.  This year*s all-new holiday show features your favorite seasonal and sacred Christmas songs * songs brought to life by marvelous vocal talent from across the country, accompanied by their masterful AMT Orchestra.  Beautiful snowscapes, child-like joy, cherished stories, the spirit of love, and all your favorite things about the holiday season are cast onstage in this glorious celebration of timeless holiday classics.  


COST:  $109 - sold out

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PHILADELPHIA LIBERTY CHRISTMAS

Monday, November 26, 2018 - lv:  11:00 AM
Liberty Observation Deck, Liberty Bell,
with lunch at The Pub


Join us as we tour some of the city's most iconic locations.  After a wonderful lunch at The Pub, including their famous salad bar, we will shop at Christmas Village, a traditional German Market with International crafts and food featuring over 80 vendors.  Afterwards, we will enjoy the Comcast Holiday Spectacular Show on the largest digital screen in Philly, a favorite Philly tradition.  Get close to American Revolutionary history at the world famous Liberty Bell.  We will spend some time at the Shoppes at Liberty Palace before ascending to the very top of Liberty one's Observation Deck to have a 360 degree view to see the Philadelphia lights from one of the tallest skyscrapers in the city.


COST:  $109

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HOLIDAY TRAIN SHOW at the New York Botanical Garden
with Lunch at the Lobster House on City Island

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - Lv:  8:30 AM


Enchanting model trains zip through a display of more than 175 New York landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials*all under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory.
Marvel at G-scale locomotives humming past familiar sights such as the Brooklyn Bridge and Rockefeller Center on nearly a half-mile of track. This year*s exhibition showcases Lower Manhattan*the birthplace of New York City*featuring the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and iconic skyscrapers sharing the spotlight among old and new favorites. Making their debut this year are One World Trade Center and the historic Battery Maritime Building along with two classic Staten Island Ferry boats.Then, lunch at the Lobster House, which has become a favorite among out group, for a full course lunch with choices off the menu, include, of course, lobster.  Wine and beer are included.


COST:  $112

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SHOPPING - SHOPPING -SHOPPING - Harrisburg, PA
PENNSYLVANIA CHRISTMAS AND GIFT EXTRAVAGANZA

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - Lv:  8:30 AM


Christmas shop at the largest holiday shows in the country.  There are 750 vendors with thousands of unique gifts priced from $2 to $700.  See decorated trees, 100' train displays, choral and musical groups, dance troupes. The entire show is all indoors.  We will spend approximately 5 hours where there will be time for lunch/dinner at the large cafeteria or concession stands on your own.  There is also plenty of rest areas to take a shopping break!  Ret. approx. 7:00 PM.  Don't forget your shopping bags!  Sells out quickly!


COST:  $50

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CHRISTMAS LIGHTS & MARKETS
with Dinner at O'LUNNEYS PUB

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - Lv:  2:00 PM


Our first stop will be Bryant Park Winter Village for about and hour.  The Winter Village holiday market features food and artisanal boutiques offering delicious eats and exquisite gifts. Their European inspired open-air market hosts artisans from New York City and around the world. Then, we will have dinner at O'Lunney's Pub.  Please make dinner choice:  1.  Irish Beef Stew, 2) Grilled Salmon, 3)  Chicken Pot Pie or 4) Pasta Primaver.  If no choice is made, Irish Beef Stew will be given.    Then our NY Guide will join our bus for our lights tour. Will be be stopping at Lincoln Center, Macy's Fifith Avenue windows and Rockefeller Center to see the new 2018 Christmas Tree.  


COST:  $99

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CHRISTMAS LIGHTS & MARKETS
with Dinner at CARMINES RESTAURANT

Friday, December 7, 2018 - Lv:  2:00 PM  or 
Friday, December 14, 2018 - Lv:  2:00  PM


Our first stop will be Bryant Park Winter Village for about and hour.  The Winter Village holiday market features food and artisanal boutiques offering delicious eats and exquisite gifts. Their European inspired open-air market hosts artisans from New York City and around the world. Then, we will have dinner at Carmines Restaurant for a wonderful family style Italian meal.  Then our NY Guide will join our bus for our lights tour. Will be be stopping at Lincoln Center, Macy's Fifth Avenue windows and Rockefeller Center to see the new 2018 Christmas Tree.  


COST:  $107

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Christmas in Victorian Cape May

Dinner at Aleathea's Restaurant & Christmas Candlelight House Tour

Saturday, December 8, 2018- Lv. 12:30 PM


The Nation's oldest seashore is a National historic landmark.  First we will enjoy an early dinner at Aleathea's Restaurant Then we will go on a self-guided tour of Victorian homes decorated for Christmas.  There will be a continuous shuttle service on heated trollys to take us to the various houses.   Please mark dinner Choice:  1)  Broiled Flounder Filet , or 2)  Prime rib.   Please make choice of entree.  If no choice is made, Prime rib will be given.   Return approx. 11:30 PM


COST:  $108

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PHILADELPHIA CHRISTMAS
WASHINGTON CROSSING THE DELAWARE w/dinner at The Pub

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - Lv:  11:30 AM


Calling all history buffs, come observe a wonderful reenactment of George Washington and his soldiers crossing the delaware River.  Afterwards, we will head to Philadelphia to see the Liberty Bell before arriving in Philadelphia's own Italian market where you will have an opportunity to try numerous food samples and do some holiday shopping.  We will also go to the old German market in Franklin Square for International crafts and food.  We will end our day with a plentiful meal at The Pub.


COST: $108

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THE RIDE:  HOLIDAY EDITION, NYC
and dinner at Buca di Beppo

Monday, December 10, 2018 - Lv:  3:45 PM


THE RIDE: HOLIDAY EDITION celebrates New York City during its most festive time of year and has become a key ingredient to its winter magic. It is, undoubtedly, one of the holidays most sought after family events.  THE RIDE is the critically and virally acclaimed attraction that uses New York City and its iconic landmarks as the backdrop for a theatrical event that blurs the boundary between tour and performance. THE RIDE*s patented traveling theatres are designed with coliseum seating and floor-to-ceiling glass windows truly making the streets the stage. Immediately after departure, guests won*t be able to tell where the New York City streets begin and the show ends!  Afterwards, we will have a family style Italian dinner at Buca di Beppo. 


COST:  $119 -sold out

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LIGHTS OF DYKER HEIGHTS
with Dinner at Hunter Steak & Ale House

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - Lv:  3:15 PM


First we will enjoy a wonderful dinner at Hunter Steak & Ale House.  Dinner Choices:  1) Chicken Francese, 2) Sirloin Steak or 3) Broiled Salmon.  Then, we will start our holiday tour which highlights the festive homes of Dyker Heights, the Italian-American section of Brooklyn made famous in the PBS documentary "Dyker Lights" and seen on on TLC's "Crazy Christmas Lights".  While in Dyker Heights we will be getting off the bus to walk and explore the streets for pictures.  Included is a stop at local Pastry Shop for a pastry & coffee!  Please make dinner choice below.  If no choice is made, Chicken will be given.  This is a walking tour.


COST:  $112

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LONGWOOD GARDENS at Christmas
Includes Lunch at The DuPont Country Club

Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Lv. 11:15 AM


Longwood Gardens is beautiful anytime of the year, but especially at Christmas.  Thousands of lights decorate the outside trees and shrubs, while their indoor conservatories are an array of poinsettias decorated for Christmas.  We will enjoy a wonderful first class  buffet at the Dupont Country Club.


COST:  $109

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THE RIDE:  HOLIDAY EDITION, NYC
AND DINNER AT BUCA DI BEPPO

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - Lv:  3:45 PM

THE RIDE: HOLIDAY EDITION celebrates New York City during its most festive time of year and has become a key ingredient to its winter magic. It is, undoubtedly, one of the holidays most sought after family events.  THE RIDE is the critically and virally acclaimed attraction that uses New York City and its iconic landmarks as the backdrop for a theatrical event that blurs the boundary between tour and performance. THE RIDE*s patented traveling theatres are designed with coliseum seating and floor-to-ceiling glass windows truly making the streets the stage. Immediately after departure, guests won*t be able to tell where the New York City streets begin and the show ends!  Afterwards, we will have a family style Italian dinner at Buca di Beppo.


COST:  $119 











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