Join us for a Travel Presentation
Thur., Aug. 4, 2–4 p.m., Tallahassee Senior Center, 1400 N. Monroe St.
Learn about 2016 and 2017 adventure and leisure opportunities. Representatives from Collette Vacations and Travel Leaders will be available to preview new offerings and to answer your questions. Reservations are not required but encouraged. Call 850-891-4008 to RSVP or for more info.
Tours are open to all travelers and benefit the Tallahassee Senior Foundation. Email Kristy.Carter@Talgov.com or call 850-891-4008 for more information. The Senior Center requests that you complete a participation form prior to taking a tour.
Tours open to all travelers all tours benefit the Tallahassee Senior Center Foundation. Call Kristy at 891-4008 for information. The Senior Center requests that you complete a participation form prior to all tours.
Contact Joanie at 701-3745 for information on the following tours must have 30 travelers to confirm tour.
Sister Act, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016.
Motor coach departs from Lake Ella Publix parking lot 8:00 a.m. and travels to the Alhambra Dinner Theatre in Jacksonville. Sister Act was a hit movie first and later adapted for the Broadway stage. It's a feel good musical about Deloris Van Cartier, a disco diva in the 1970s, who is running from her "married" boyfriend who murdered someone right in front of her. The Police order her to hide out in a convent that has fallen on hard times. Deloris "finds her calling" as she works with the Choir and brings life back into the Parish. Return to Tallahassee around 7:00 p.m. $107.00 pp includes round trip transportation, a wonderful hot lunch, great show, taxes, gratuity and donation to the TSC Foundation all money due by Aug. 25, 2016.
Annie Get Your Gun, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016
Motor coach departs from Lake Ella Publix parking lot at 8:00 a.m. and travels to the Alhambra Dinner Theatre in Jacksonville. Dinner is included before one of America's favorite Broadway shows "Annie Get Your Gun." It's a show within a show Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Two sharp shooters, Annie and Frank, each want to be the show's main attraction. There's No Business Like Show Business, Doin' What Comes Naturally, You Can't Get a Man With a Gun and other great songs are performed by many talented actors and actresses. Return to Tallahassee around 7:00 p.m. $107.00 pp includes round trip deluxe motor coach transportation, dinner, show and donation to the TSC Foundation all money due by Sept. 29, 2016.
Savannah Holiday, December 6 - 8, 2016
$ 587.00 single, $483.00 double; $50.00 deposit due by Sept. 25 and balance due by Nov. 3. Depart Tue. 7 a.m., from the north side parking lot of Beall’s (Capital Circle NE). Travel to the Okefenokee Swamp and climb aboard a flat bottom 24 ft. Carolina skiff for a 90 minute narrated tour along the Suwanee Canal to the Chesser Prairie. The boat captain/guide will share interesting stories and identify plants and wildlife you might encounter. Hamburger cook-out is included (a few veggie burgers available). Depart for a hotel near Savannah. Enjoy dinner on your own at a local restaurant before boarding the Holly Jolly Trolley that travels through the Savannah historic district’s Christmas lights, stopping at the Isaiah Davenport House, and then over to Hutchison Island to the Westin Resort to see the area’s largest Gingerbread Village.
Wed., group travels down to the Savannah River Front for a little shopping before a buffet luncheon cruise on the Savannah Riverboat. Cruise up the river, past the Talmadge Bridge and the waving girl to Fort Jackson. Enjoy free time in City Market before attending “A Christmas Tradition” at the Savannah Theatre. This 2-hour performance shares memories of well-known Christmas standards, sprinkled with a little comedy and audience participation.
Check out Thur. at 8:30 a.m. and travel to Coastal Georgia’s Botanical Garden. Guided tour takes you through 25 acres of the most diverse and unique collections of camellias in North America, an Orchid Greenhouse, a water garden featuring a 9 foot, 50,000 gallon waterfall, a Bamboo Collection and more. Next, travel to the Pin Point Heritage Museum located in an old Oyster and Crab Factory. Experience the Gullah/Geechee Culture, a community on the banks of the Moon River, isolated for nearly 100 years. Explore the museum complex & exhibits and enjoy unparalleled views of the marsh. Late lunch is included before returning to Tallahassee early evening. Price includes 3 days deluxe motor coach transportation, 2 night’s lodging, 2 continental breakfast, 3 lunches, all attractions listed, taxes and a donation to the Tallahassee Senior Center Foundation. Make reservation today with Joanie 701-3745. Require a minimum of 30 passengers to confirm this tour. Tell your friends!
Winterfest Pensacola Tour, Friday – Saturday, Dec. 9 – 10, 2016
Motor coach departs Friday, 8 a.m. from north side parking lot of Beall's Capital Circle N.E. Travel to Historic Pensacola to visit the eight and a half acres and 28 properties located within the footprints of the Spanish and British forts. A step-on guide will enhance our tour of the 450 years of history in America's first multi-year settlement where the Spanish and British lived.
Next you'll check into the Hampton Inn, Pensacola Beach. All rooms have a
Gulf View and Balcony! Dinner is on-your-own before traveling back to downtown for Winterfest Pensacola. Group will board a Vintage Trolley with singing conductors. Trolley has 17 fun stops featuring favorite holiday characters, including the Peanuts gang, Elvis, the Grinch, Scrooge and many more. Actors and singers board the trolley and interact with you. Lots of elaborate outdoor settings can be seen from the trolley's large windows. We top off tour at the Gingerbread house for hot chocolate and a gingerbread cookie.
Enjoy Saturday morning with a hotel breakfast and time on the beach. Leave hotel at 10:30 a.m. to travel to the world's largest National Naval Aviation Museum. Tour on your own and see 150 beautifully restored aircraft representing Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard Aviation. This 37 acre site displays beautifully restored aircraft outside and 350,000 sq. ft. of inside exhibit space, and some aircraft suspended from the ceiling. On your own, have lunch and take in a movie before leaving. Return to Tallahassee around 8:00pm. $213.00/double, $267.00/single price includes 2 days motor coach transportation, 1 breakfast, Step-on guide, historic buildings in Pensacola, Winterfest Trolley, hotel on the beach, National Naval Aviation Museum, taxes, and donation to the Tallahassee Senior Center Foundation. $30.00 deposit is due by Sept. 29 balance due by Nov. 9, 2016.
Collette Vacation Tours
All Collette Vacations tours include Roundtrip Air from Tallahassee, Fees/Surcharges and Hotel Transfers. Call Kristy at 891-4008 for information. TRAVEL ANYWHERE, ANYTIME and benefit the TSC when you call Collette World Connect at 877-368-0928 and mention ID#1895136 or visit http://www.gocollette.com/.
New Collete Tours
Magical Christmas Markets
Dec. 3-9, 2016, Price begins at $2,999 (pp/double), Must reserve by MAY 27! Highlights include: Innsbruck/Seefeld/take a carriage ride/Munich/Salzburg/dine in a St. Peter's Restaurant/visit Neuschwanstein Castle/Oberammergau/and enjoy some shopping time in the Christmas Markets.
Mar. 7-14, 2017, Book now and save $250. Price begins at $2,699 (pp/double) with saving! Highlights include: Dublin/visit Brazen Head Pub/visit Guinness Storehouse/farm visit/tour Blarney Castle/Killarney/Dingle Peninsula/Cliffs of Moher/Dromoland Castle/and a whiskey distillery.
Apr. 29-May 6, 2017, Book now and save $100 at $2,849 pp/double until Oct. 28. Highlights include: Greenfield Village/Henry Ford Museum/Edsel and Eleanor Ford House/Mackinac Island, featuring The Grand Hotel/ Millennium Park, Chicago.