August 20 - Odyssey Luncheon Cruise, Navy Pier, Chicago. Cruise Lake Michigan from Navy Pier-north to Belmont Harbor and south to the Adler planetarium. Enjoy Chicago's wonderful skyline and a great gourmet luncheon. Time to wander navy pier before our two hour cruise. Cost is $98 per person; includes lunch, cruise and transportation.
August 20; October 7 - Chicago Day, transportation to Chicago with drop off locations: Rush & Superior (Michigan Ave., Water Tower Place), the loop (Macy's), Museum Campus (Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum). Cost is $38 per person.
August 29 - Randolph Street Market, Chicago, IL. This European-style, indoor-outdoor urban antique market in the historic West Loop neighborhood features 200 select purveyors of high quality, amazingly priced "finds," offering unlimited creative inspiration and hours of fun. Enjoy over 8 acres of shopping with vendors from over 20 states, eating, live music and entertainment. Shoppers can find furnishings, vintage clothing, jewelry, collectibles, etc. Cost is $55 per person; includes admission and transportation.
September 25 - Warren's Cranberry Festival, Warren's, WI. Depart the Highcrest Centre parking lot at 7:00 am, arrive in Warren's at 10:00 am. Enjoy booths with arts, crafts, farm & flea market items for your shopping pleasure! Food booths are available throughout the grounds, try the cranberry ice cream & many more tasty treats. We will depart the festival at 3:00 pm and be back to Rockford about 6:00 pm. Cost is $58 per person; includes admission to the festival and transportation.
October 8 - Luncheon at Fried Green Tomatoes and shopping in Galena, Illinois. We depart the Highcrest Centre parking lot at 9:00 am and arrive in Galena at Fried Green Tomatoes Restaurant where dining is scheduled at 11;30 am. Our menu includes: Fried Green Tomatoes, House Salad and Italian Flat Loaf, Chicken Parmesan and French Silk Ice Cream. Time after your meal to explore the town of Galena. Arrive back in Rockford about 5:00 pm. Cost is $70 per person; includes luncheon and transportation.
October 14 - Kendall Culinary School Luncheon and Tour, Chicago. Gourmet luncheon prepared by the students and tour of the school facility. Time for shopping at Eataly, Trader Joe's and the Spice Shop in Old Town Chicago. Cost is $80 per person; includes lunch, tour and transportation. Depart the Highcrest Centre parking lot at 8:00 am and back in Rockford about 5:30 pm.
November 21-22 - Mall of America, Bloomington, MN. 520 stores, 50 restaurants, attractions for everyone and no sales tax on clothing or shoes! Cost is $TBD; includes transportation and accommodations. Get on our interest list!
December 3 - Christmas Shopping & Lunch Day in Chicago or the "One of a Kind Show" at the Merchandise Mart. Cost is $38 per person for transportation.
December 16 - A Wonderful Life the Musical, Fireside Dinner Theater, Ft. Atkinson, WI. The story of George Baily comes to life on stage capturing the magic of the film and so much more! Enjoy a gourmet meal prepared as only the Fireside can. Cost is $120 per person; includes show, luncheon and transportation.