June 16 (Thur) - Tour of Wrigley Field and Lunch, Chicago. An insiders look at over 102 years of history in this legendary ballpark. Guided tour includes, history of the park, walk on field, dugouts, club house, locker rooms, skybox, press box & more! Lunch at Rockit Grille & Bar with pizza & burger bar. Depart the Highcrest Centre parking lot @ 8:45, lunch and tour to follow. Cost is $90 per person includes everything!
June 18 (Sat) - Mad City Vegan Fest, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI. From curious omnivores to longtime vegans, everyone can enjoy delicious vegan food and find helpful information on protecting animals, the environment, and your health. Inspiring speakers, a vegan food court, awesome raffle prizes, and vegan-minded exhibitors, plus lots of free samples! Cost is $38 per person for transportation.
June 30 (Thur) - Wandering Tree Estate Tour and Luncheon, North Barrington, IL. Experience with us the scenic railways created by renowned artist and designer Eline Silets, internationally recognized artist, designer and manufacturer of model railroads & garden railways. These railways quietly weave paths throughout the Wandering Tree 10 acre estate gardens and grounds while transporting us into one of the most uniquely beautiful private event venues in the country. What makes this venue so extraordinary is the Rose Garden, Pool Garden, the Potager, Herbaceous plants bordering a Shabui Japanese Stroll Garden and woodland garden with a 400 year old Oak Tree and 6000 sq. ft. of operating garden railway with model train museum. Along with our tour we will have lunch with time for shopping at a surprise location! Don't wait we are taking reservations for this unique day trip now! Cost is $90 per person; includes tour, lunch and transportation.
July 29 (Fri) - Tall Ships Chicago 2016 - Navy Pier. One of Navy Pier's most recognized events, Tall Ships returns July 27 - 31, 2016. Navy pier anticipates being host to more than 15+ majestic vessels. We will organize transportation to the Pier including the wristbands required to board the ships and walk the festival grounds! We depart the Highcrest Center parking lot at 8:00 am and drop off at Navy Pier at about 10:00 am. We depart the Pier at 3:00 pm, arriving back in Rockford about 5:30 pm. Cost is $58 per person; includes wristband admission and transportation.
August 25 (Thur) - "Singin' In The Rain" the Musical, Fireside Theater, Fort Atkinson, WI. See the greatest movie musical of all time live on stage in a toe-tapping, rib-tickling Broadway version of the Gene Kelly masterpiece filled with great songs such as "Make 'Em Laugh," "You Are My Lucky Star," and the unforgettable title song with our hero dancing his way through a real rain storm! We will enjoy a gourmet meal prepared as only the Fireside Chef can! Cost is $120 per person; includes lunch, show and transportation.
September 24 (Sat) - Chicago Day - Transportation with many drop off locations: Rush & Superior (Michigan Ave. & Water Tower), the Loop (Macy's), Navy Pier, Art Institute, Field Museum and the Shedd Aquarium. Cost is $38 per person.
December 1 (Thur) - Chicago Day or "One of a Kind Show" @ the Merchandise Mart - Transportation with many drop off locations: Rush & Superior (Michigan Ave. & Water Tower), the Loop (Macy's - Christkindlemarkt), Art Institute, Merchandise Mart. We had 112 people on 2 buses last year! Join us for the fun!