Day Trips


New Beginning Tours


44 Roberts Road Clark, NJ 07066

Newbeginningtour@comcast.net

Tele: 732-382-3108                 Fax: 732-382-4706


Call Today: 732-382-3108


​WINTERTHUR
Museum, Garden & Library
featuring COSTUMING THE CROWN

Saturday, JULY 13, 2019 - Lv: 8:30 AM 


We will have a guided tour of Winterthur which was founded by Henry Francis du Pont.  Winterthur is the premier museum of American decorative arts, reflecting both early America and the du Pont family*s life here. Its 60-acre naturalistic garden is among the country*s best, and its research library serves scholars from around the world.  We will also have a tram tour of the gardens. Costuming THE CROWN, From the dazzling gold of Queen Elizabeth*s coronation robe to the simple sophistication of Princess Margaret*s wedding dress, from the majesty of royal crowns and tiaras to the comfort of clothes worn in private family moments, Costuming THE CROWN will feature 40 iconic costumes from the beloved Emmy* award-winning Netflix series, a dramatized history of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II.  We will receive a $16 voucher to use towards lunch at the Garden Cafe. 


COST:  $80

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

ON YOUR FEET

The Emilio & Gloria Estefan Story
At the Westchester Broadway Dinner Theater
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - Lv:  10:00 AM


From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to America and broke through all barriers to become a crossover sensation at the very top of the pop music world. But just when they thought they had it all, they almost lost everything.  From international superstardom to life-threatening tragedy, ON YOUR FEET! takes you behind the music and inside the real story of this record-making and groundbreaking couple who, in the face of adversity, found a way to end up on their feet.  Inlcudes their wonderful lunch.


COST:  $104 - sold out

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

I Do!  I Do!

Hunterdon Hills Playhouse Dinner Theatre - Hampton, NJ
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - Lv:  10:00 AM 


Broadway legend Andrea McArdle, who originated the title role in the mega musical "Annie," along with platinum recording artist and Broadway star Rex Smith, whose Broadway credits include "Grease," "Sunset Boulevard" and "Kiss Me Kate," will star in our Summer Musical, "I Do! I Do!" The story of a marriage is at the center of Tom Jones' Tony Award winning musical*an intimate, nostalgic and funny work by the authors of "The Fantastiks." The show begins with Michael and Agnes on their wedding day and traces their life together over a period of 50 years. In that time we watch them go through their wedding night jitters, raise a family, quarrel, reconcile, negotiate mid-life crises and more, all lovingly to the strains of a tuneful charming score which includes the standard "My Cup Runneth Over." This show will sell out quickly, so book soon!.   Dinner is included along with their unlimited Dessert Bar.  


COST:  $105 - sold out

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

HINDENBURG CRASH SITE TOUR &
ASBURY PARK BOARDWALK W/SHOPPING AT OCEAN GROVE with Lunch at Three B's Restaurant

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - Lv:  9:00 AM


Join us as we enter the Join Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst to visit the crash site of the greatest air disaster of the 20th Century. This tour will take us to the memorial for the victims, the zeppelin hanger, a church named in honor of thise lost, and a museum where you will find various artifacts and a replica of the gondola made for the 1975 film.  After our 2 hour tour, we will have lunch where you wil have a choice of 1)  Salmon Provenciale, 2) Chicken Francese, 3) Beef tip Marsala or 4) Tortellini Alfredo.  Then, we are off to Ocean Grove for some free time for shopping before taking a historic walking tour on the boardwalk.  PLEASE NOTE:  We will be entering an active US military base and we have to submit all names in advance, so space is limited.  US citizens ID required.


COST:  $94 - sold out

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

CAPE MAY & SUNSET DOLPHIN CRUISE
with Lunch at the Lobster House

Sunday, August 4, 2019 - Lv 9:30 AM


We'll arrive in Cape May and our first stop will be lunch at the Lobster House.  Choose lunch entree:  
1)  Chicken Francaise   2)  Crab Cakes  3)  Fisherman's Wharf Platter (Scallops, shrimp, flounder, stuffed clam & crab cake).  There will be time after lunch to browse and shop.  At 6:30 PM we board our boat for the Sunset Dolphin Watch.  See bottlenosed dolphins and over 20 historic sites as we sail completely around Cape May.  Enjoy sunset & twilight over Delaware Bay!   (Return approx 11:30 PM)   Please make lunch choice.  If no choice is made, Chicken will be given.  


COST:  $110 - sold out

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

TASTE OF FIRE ISLAND
National Seashore Ocean beach with lunch at Maguire's

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - Lv:  8:00 AM


First enjoy a scenic boat ride to Fire Island.  Ocean Beach is nestled between the wide expanses of the Atlantic Ocean providing cooling ocean breezes.  This area is considered the hub of Western Fire Island.  Here we will have lunch and time to shop and browse.  Please choose lunch and mark below:  1)  Fish & Chips, 2) All American Burger or 3) Marinated Chicken Sandwich.  This is certainly going to be a new experience and fun filled day.  There will be some time to sit on the beach and maybe put your feet in the water. (please note that there are not any showers for changing).  If no lunch choice is made, chicken will be given.


COST:  $115 - sold out

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Mike Byrnes All Star Production presents:
SIR ROD STEWART TRIBUTE

held at Li Greci's Staaten in Station Island, NY
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - Lv:  10:30 AM


Tommy Edwards - The ultimate "Sir Rod" performer will thrill you with the vocal styling and moves of the "Knighted One" himself.  You'll dance and sing along to this upbeat entertainer as if Rod was in the room!  Of course we'll also have the "All Star Musicians" and Comedian.  Complete luncheon:  Choose at restaurant:  1)  Chicken Bruschetta  2)  Sirloin of Beef  3) Glazed Salmon.  One hour open bar.  Ret. approx. 4:30 PM


COST:  $95 - sold out

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART

The Impressionist*s Eye & Yoshitoshi: Spirit 
and Spectacle w/lunch at Maggiano's
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - lv:  9:00 AM


The Impresisionist's Eye:  Peer over the shoulder of Claude Monet, Mary Cassatt, Vincent van Gogh, and others as they make their indelible mark on canvas, paper, and bronze. Best known as oil painters, the artists in this tight-knit group actually moved fluidly from one medium to another, supporting and inspiring one another. Don*t miss this rare opportunity to see a broad range of Impressionist sculpture, painting, and works on paper shown together.  Yoshitoshi:  Discover the brilliant colors and spirited lines of Yoshitoshi, the last great master of the traditional Japanese woodblock print. Ever inventive in his art, he responded to Japan*s rapid modernization of the late 1800s with greater expressiveness than seen before. His vivid, dynamic imagery served as inspiration for modern-day manga and anime.  This exhibition showcases some seventy works from the museum*s extraordinary collection of Yoshitoshi prints, the largest repository of his work outside Japan.


COST: 
Subscribers:  $90
Non-Subscribers:  $92
__________________________________________________________________________________


LONGWOOD GARDENS

Fireworks & Fountains Spectacular Show
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - Lv:  3:45 PM


See the night sky in a new lights as fireworks fly, fountains dance, and music sets the tone during theor astonishing Fireworks and Fountain Show featuring SWAN LAKE.  Tchaikovsky's beloved ballet takes new flight in our graceful rendition of his poignant story of metamorphosis, romance and tragedy.   There will be chairs provided.  There are many different food options available at the Gardens.


COST:  $93

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

TURKEY HILL EXPERIENCE

with lunch at Bully's Restaurant
Monday, August 12, 2019 - Lv:  8:30 AM


We will have a guided tour of the area before heading over to The Inn at Bully's for lunch.  The Turkey Hill Experience features interactive exhibits allowing you to learn about dairy culture, the story of Turkey Hill Dairy, and how the company's ice cream and iced tea flavors are selected and created. You will truly experience what it's like to be a Turkey Hill Dairy ice cream maker for a day, including the opportunity to create your own virtual ice cream flavor, milk the mechanical cows, star in your very own Turkey Hill commercial, and enjoy plenty of free samples of iced tea and ice cream!  Lunch will be at Bully's with a choice of:  1)  Roasted Chicken, 2) Prime Rib or 3) Broiled Crab Cake.  Please send lunch choice in with payment.  If no choice is made, chicken will be given.


COST:  $90 - sold out

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

River Belle Cruise, Pt. Pleasant, NJ
&  Lunch at The Shrimp Box

Wednesday, august 14, 2019 - Lv. 11:45 AM


 First we enjoy a delicious lunch on the waterfront, at the Shrimp Box in Point Pleasant.  You will have a choice of Broiled Trio (scallops, shrimp & flounder), Stuffed Flounder, Sirloin Steak, Chicken Francaise or Marsala.  You will make choice at restarant.  Then we will board The River Belle, a replica of a Mississippi Riverboat.  With mahogany decks, varnished interior, and a great view, it offers an unparalleled atmoshere for sightseeing.  All cruises take place on the calm inland waters of the Manasquan & Metedeconk Rivers.  Return  approx. 6:30 PM


COST:  $94 - sold out

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

The Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Tour
with Lunch at Mastoris Restaurant

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - Lv:  9:30 AM


Join us as we trace the steps of what became known as the "Crime of the Century" involving the abduction and murder of the 20-month old son of Aviator Charles Lindbergh.  We begin at the NJ State Police Museum in Trenton with various exhibits from the history of law enforcement, including artifacts related to the case.  We will have a wonderful meal at the historic Mastoris Restaurant in Bordentown,  Mastoris is also know for the delicious cakes and breads.  After, we will travel past the scene of the crime, Highfields, in Amwell and Hopewell, NJ on our way to the historic Hunterdon County Courthouse in Flemington where the trial took place.  The Hunterdon County Sheriff will conduct a courthouse tour and answer your questions.


COST:  $90

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

A Day in Hershey

Featuring the Hershey Gardens & Conservatory
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - Lv: 9:30 AM


 Lunch is included at the beautiful Hershey Hotel.  Overlooking the town of Hershey, Hershey Gardens features a breathtaking assortment of flowers and shrubs, a stately collection of rare, signature trees, and various programs designed to delight visitors of all ages.  Visit the Conservatory which is the home of the Butterfly House.  There will also be a stop at Chocolate World.


COST:  $92

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

ALWAYS PATSY KLINE

at The Bucks County Playhouse
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - Lv:  10:30 AM


Based on a true-story, Always * Patsy Cline is a showcase of 27 songs including *Crazy,* *I Fall to Pieces* and many more! After hearing Cline on the radio in 1957, housewife Louise Seger became an immediate, avid fan. A chance meeting at a concert brought them face to face. Over a pot of coffee, and through their subsequent letters, they forged a bond that would last until Cline*s tragic death in 1963. Always * Patsy Cline is a valentine to their friendship and a tribute to a great American music icon.  Please make lunch choice:  1)  Roast Chicken Breast, 2) Crispy Skin Salmon or 3) Briased Beef Shortribs.  If no choice is made, chicken will be given.  PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE HAS BEEN A CHANGE IN MENU.


COST:  $116

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

FINDING NEVERLAND

at The Dutch Apple Dinner Theater
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - Lv:  9:30 AM


Vogue cheers, *It*s a must-see you*ll remember for years to come!* FINDING NEVERLAND tells the incredible story behind one of the world*s most beloved characters: Peter Pan. Playwright J.M. Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers and their beautiful widowed mother. Spellbound by the boys* enchanting make-believe adventures, he sets out to write a play that will astound London theatergoers. With a little bit of pixie dust and a lot of faith, Barrie takes this monumental leap, leaving his old world behind for Neverland, where nothing is impossible and the wonder of childhood lasts forever.  Also includes there wonderful buffet lunch.


COST:  $96

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

New York Botanical Gardens - BRAZILIAN MODERN

with lunch on City Island at The Lobster House 
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - Lv: 8:45 AM


Immerse yourself in lush gardens and vibrant art!  Roberto Burle Marx (1909*94) was a force of nature in Brazil*through his bold landscapes, vibrant art, and passionate commitment to plant conservation. His powerful modernist vision produced thousands of gardens and landscapes, including the famous curving mosaic walkways at Copacabana Beach in Rio and the beautiful rooftop garden at Banco Safra in S*o Paulo. Feel his artistic energy and love of plants during our Garden-wide exhibition of lush gardens; paintings, drawings, and textiles; and the sights and sounds of Brazil that inspired his life and work.   Then, lunch at the Lobster House on City Island for full course lunch with choices, including, of course, lobster.  
  

COST:  $117

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

HIGH LINE PARK SUNSET TOUR
with stop at The Vessel
and Dinner at Buca Di Beppo

Friday, September 6, 2019 - Lv: 3:00 PM


First we will enjoy a wonderful family style meal at Buca Di Beppo.  Then,our guide will take on a leisurely stroll of the entire 1.45 miles of this enchanting garden wonderland as it transforms into an especially magical place as the sun slowly begins to fade!  You will marvel at the stunning new architecture now embracing the High Line and of the celebrities who live there.  The artwork, horticulture and architectural in and around the high line are ever changing and have changed greatly, even over the past few months. the tour crescendos with a viewing surprise; an exciting, new and breathtaking park highlight that will take your breath away!  We will also see The Vessel , the extraordinary centerpiece of Hudson Yards is its spiral staircase, a soaring new landmark meant to be climbed. 


COST:  $94

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

HIGH LINE PARK SUNSET TOUR
with stop at The Vessel
and Dinner at Buca Di Beppo

Friday, September 13, 2019 - Lv: 3:00 PM


First we will enjoy a wonderful family style meal at Buca Di Beppo.  Then,our guide will take on a leisurely stroll of the entire 1.45 miles of this enchanting garden wonderland as it transforms into an especially magical place as the sun slowly begins to fade!  You will marvel at the stunning new architecture now embracing the High Line and of the celebrities who live there.  The artwork, horticulture and architectural in and around the high line are ever changing and have changed greatly, even over the past few months. the tour crescendos with a viewing surprise; an exciting, new and breathtaking park highlight that will take your breath away!  We will also see The Vessel , the extraordinary centerpiece of Hudson Yards is its spiral staircase, a soaring new landmark meant to be climbed. 


COST:  $94

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

MAMBO ITALIANO

At the Westchester Broadway Dinner Theater
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - Lv:  10:00 AM


It*\'s not a democracy. It*s a family!  Follow Maria and Gino Barbieri as they struggle to keep the family restaurant in Hammonton, NJ from going under.   But things go from bad to worse when their grandkids, Angelo and Anna move out of the house.   And what*s more, neither of them is married!  There*s only one way you leave an Italian home * Married or Dead!     Part *My Big Fat Greek Wedding*, part *Fiddler on the Roof* this hilarious new musical is served with love.  Just like mama used to make!  Includes their wonderful lunch.


COST:  $104

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

BARBECUE  IN  THE  GROVE 

includes Beer, Wine & Soda, Also includes:   $30 Slot Play Bonus
Saturday, September 14, 2019 - Lv. 9:30 AM


Delaware Park is the ultimate entertainment experience in the Delaware Valley.  Play your favorite coin-operated and video SLOTS in plush Victorian style.  And, of course, enjoy the grand sport of live thoroughbred racing at one of America's most beautiful racetracks!  We'll enjoy a "Barbecue in the Grove".  The "grove" is a picnic area enclosed in a "white open air tent" located in the "paddock" area with an excellent view of the race track & finish line.  Enjoy fresh air, good food, and good times!  The menu will be:Texas-style Ribs, Barbecue Chicken Breast, Half-pound Sirloin Burgers, Hot-Dogs, Chef's  Baked Beans, Watermelon, etc. Beer, Wine & Pepsi products.   *  IMPORTANT:   Please include, everyones full name, address and birthdate  


COST: $95 

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

ELLIS ISLAND & STATUE CRUISE

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - Lv:  8:45 AM


Come and visit two great American icons.  We will have Jim our tour guide with us for the day.  We will also have a audio guided tour including the Wall of Honor, Great Hall, Baggage Room and the Peopling Exhibit.  There will be time on the Island for lunch on your own.  Afterwards, we will board the ferry to Liberty Island.  You will have time to explore the grounds on your own.


COST: $76 - SOLD OUT

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

COLUMBUS FARMERS, 
FLEA AND AMISH MARKET

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - Lv:  8:45 AM


Columbus Farmers Market Complex is the Delaware Valley's oldest and largest Flea Market with 65 Inside Stores. You will find just about anything!  Fresh produce and seafood, excellent meats, delicious baked goods.  Household and decorative items, clothing and accessories.  Outdoor Flea Market with new and used merchandise.  Many great food vendors.  Flowers, plants and garden ornaments.  Columbus Antiques Mall is filled with antiques and collectibles. 


COST:  $45

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

SIGHT & SOUND Millennium Theatre, Lancaster, PA
JESUS 
& Lunch at Shady Maple Restaurant

Tuesday,September 24, 2019 - Lv.  9:30 AM


First stop is lunch at Shady Maple Restaurant.  Jesus* is an action-packed musical stage adventure * a journey alongside the most important person to ever walk the earth, and the everyday people whose lives he transformed forever.  Jesus* story may be familiar but his actions still surprise us. He befriends outcasts and heals the hurting. He challenges social norms and confronts hypocrisy. He sets sail with fishermen and reasons with religious scholars. The lives he touches are never the same. From the streets of Jerusalem to the raging Sea of Galilee, no place*and no person*is beyond the reach of his love.


COST:  $130

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Mike Byrnes All Star Production presents
DOO WOP TO DISCO

held at Li Greci's Staaten in Station Island, NY
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - Lv:  10:30 AM


The Fabulous Reflections Show Band will be performing an American Band Stand review of the songs you know by heart of the 50's, 60's & 70's plus a hilarious comedian.  Feasting, dancing, drinking, laughter, singing and more all at an unbeatable price.   Complete luncheon:  Choose at restaurant:  1)  Sirloin of Beef  2)  Chicken Marsala  3) Salmon Oreganato.  One hour open bar.  Ret. approx. 4:30 PM


COST:  $94

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

SANDS CASINO w/Sunday Brunch at Hotel Bethlehem 

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - Lv:  9:30 AM
 Package:  $20 Slot Dollars + $5 Food)


Sundays Musical Brunch combines live music with a splendid buffet array.  The robust buffet is complemented by live musicians featuring harpsichord, harp, piano, jazz duos or even bagpipes for our Celtic Brunch. Whether you desire made-to-order omelets or waffles, the carving station of roasted meats, fresh seafood or luscious desserts, there is something for everyone. Sunday Musical Brunch has been voted * top 100 Brunches in the Country by Open Table.  Afterwards, we will head over to the Sands casino where we will have free time for gambling or shopping in their outlet stores.


COST:  $90

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

PRESLEY, PERKINS, LEWIS & CASH

Hunterdon Hills Playhouse Dinner Theatre - Hampton, NJ
Sunday, October 20, 2019 - Lv.:  10:45 AM


   As the ROCK AND ROLL phenomenon swept the nation, four men stood at the center of the swirling musical storm. In *Presley, Perkins, Lewis and Cash,* you*ll hear them all * plucked from the past and brought to stand before you, just as they did in 1956! This tribute show features the music of Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley! It*s an intimate musical session where the true spirit of rock lives again!  Also included is their wonderful dinner with choices of:  Prime Rib of Beef, Salmon with Lemon Dill Sauce, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Roast Turkey, Eggplant Rollatini, Roasted Vegetable Kabob (Gluten Free) meal and dessert buffet.


COST:  $115

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

SIGHT & SOUND Millennium Theatre, Lancaster, PA
MIRACLE OF CHRISTMAS
& Lunch at Shady Maple Restaurant

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - Lv.  9:30 AM


First stop is lunch at Shady Maple Restaurant.  Go back in time and witness the greatest birth in history when Miracle of Christmas returns to Lancaster County, PA ! Be surrounded by the bustling village of Bethlehem as camels, horses, donkeys and villagers pass by.  After decades of crushing Roman rule, the Hebrew people are losing hope. When will the promised Messiah come? Into the midst of this turmoil, young Mary is told she will miraculously bear God*s son. Who can even believe such a thing? Celebrate the season with your whole family as the Christmas story unfolds right before your eyes.


COST:  $130

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Radio City Christmas Spectacular, NYC 
with lunch at Carmine's Restaurant

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - Lv:  9:00 AM - SOLD OUT

Monday, December 9, 2019 - Lv:  9:00 AM - SOLD OUT


A TRADITION TRANSFORMED!  Experience a NEW Spectacular!  Come experience the RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECACULAR starring THE ROCKETTES like you've never seen  it before!  Using ChristmasVision, their digital technology, the interior of Radio City Music Hall will transform into a massive and magical canvas.  In addition to beloved scenes, like the Parade of the Wooden Soldiers, New York at Christmas and the Living Nativity, this year's Christmas Spectacular features captivating new scenes, dazzling new Rockette numbers and state of the art technology that will immerse the audience in the magic of Christmas. Sells out Quickly!  Sign up early!  Includes a wonderful Italian lunch at Carmine's.  A $50 pp  deposit will hold your reservation. 


OR


Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - Lv:  6:00 PM SHOW ONLY - COST:  $128