AUGUST 2023 BUS TOURS

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Save the Animals, Athen, MI and Albion, IN                                     
Thursday, August 3rd - $99      

The Critchlow Alligator and Black Pine Animal Sanctuaries are now homes for animals that were improperly taken care of and now have a safe place for the rest of their lives.  We will also be visiting the Wild Winds Buffalo Preserve to learn how this next extinct animal has returned. 

 

Price includes admission to all locations, lunch, luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.   

Pickup locations and times:

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 8:00am

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 8:30am

One of the most popular weekends in the state of Michigan.  Spend the day wandering its annual Village Square Arts & Crafts fair, art galleries, the harbor, scenery, unusual stores, and delicious dining make up the town which enjoys a worldwide reputation for its beauty. 

 

Price includes luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.  All dining on your own.  

Pickup locations and times:

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 7:00am

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 7:30am

Jungle Jim's Intl. Market/ Findlay Market, Cincinnati, OH            
Saturday, August 5th - $69      

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Escape to Put In Bay, Port Clinton, OH                                              
Wednesday, August 9th - $
99    
                      

If you missed the first tour earlier in the year, here is your second chance.  There is still a lot of summertime fun to enjoy on Lake Erie. Grab a golf cart or just wander around this fun island town.   

 

Price includes ferry ride on the Jet Express, 1 hour tram tour of the island, luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.  All dining on your own.  

Pickup locations and times:

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 6:30am

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 7:00am

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Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis, IN                                                       
Thursday, August 10th - $50      
              

It’s family fun for all ages!  Rides, food, farm animals, entertainment, and did we say food?  It’s also $3 Thursday where vendors will have $3 specials throughout the fair. 

 

Price includes admission, luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.  All dining on your own.  

Pickup locations and times:

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 8:00am

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 8:30am

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The Ark Encounter, Williamstown, KY                                                
Monday, August 14h - $89   

 

Explore this replica of Noah’s Ark was built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. It is the largest timber frame structure in the world. Price includes admission, direct drop off, and the Ararat Ridge Zoo.  

 

Price includes admission, direct drop off, and the Ararat Ridge Zoo, luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.  All dining on your own.  

Pickup locations and times:

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 7:30am

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 8:00am

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Always, Patsy Cline, Warsaw, IN                                                         
Wagon Wheel Theatre, Warsaw, IN            
Thursday, August 17th - 
$99    

This heartfelt musical tells the true story of the country music legend's unlikely friendship with a fan, Louise Seger, cemented by years of letter-writing.  Price includes lunch at The Boathouse Restaurant and matinee performance. 

 

Price includes lunch at The Boathouse Restaurant on Winona Lake, matinee performance, and luxury motorcoach transportation. 

Pickup locations and times:

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 10:00am

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 10:30am

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Oakbrook Center, Oakbrook, IL (Chicago Suburb)                        
Saturday, August 19th - $50

This mall screams high class with 180 stores and restaurants featuring Kendra Scott, Pottery Barn, Dr. Martian, Vineyard Vines, and William Sonoma.  Located in the Chicagoland suburbs

 

Price includes luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.  All dining on your own.  

Pickup locations and times:

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 7:00am

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 7:30am

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On the River, Newport, KY                                                                      
Tuesday, August 22nd - $125     

First, we will board the River Queen paddleboat for a delicious lunch buffet and entertainment while cruising down the Ohio River. After disembarking, we head down the road to visit the famous Newport Aquarium. 

 

Price includes lunch cruise, entertainment, aquarium admission, luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.    

Pickup locations and times:

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 7:00am

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 7:30am

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Frederik Meijers Gardens, Grand Rapids, MI                                  
Thursday, August 24th - $69     

Experience masterpieces of art and nature that will delight your senses at one of the United States premier horticultural display gardens and sculpture parks.  We will also be visiting the Meyer Mays House, a Frank Lloyd Wright design. 

 

Price includes admission to both locations, tram tour of gardens, luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.    

Pickup locations and times:

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 6:30am

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 7:00am

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Just Desserts, Springboro, OH                                                     
LaComedia Dinner Theatre
Wednesday, August 30th - 
$99     

Five strangers putting their hearts, reputations, and baking skills on the line to become the crème de la crème of bakers at the county fair.  For some, the bake-off will mean the end of their dreams – for others, a new beginning. 

 

Price includes buffet lunch and matinee performance, luxury motorcoach transportation, a bottle of water and light snack.    

Pickup locations and times:

Meijer on L:ima Rd, Fort Wayne at 7:30am

The Village at Coventry, SW Fort Wayne at 8:00am