Travel Group



August 18, 2017

For reservations, information, or cancellations on the following trips,  please contact Fayette Senior Services, 770-461-0813.

For after hour questions or concerns and weekend or day-of cancellations, please contact Gerry Henley –Volunteer, 678-583-2282 or 404-210-8404.

If you have a confirmed reservation for a trip but cannot participate, PLEASE contact the center as soon as you are aware of your situation to possibly give someone else an opportunity to take your place.


    A FALL DAY IN THE MOUNTAINS, Mercier Orchards Blue Ridge, GA and Engelheim Vineyards Ellijay, GA. Tuesday, October 17.


Price each person: $60.00. Includes round trip motor coach transportation; a visit to Mercier Orchards; lunch at Sue’s Log Cabin Restaurant; tour and wine tastings at Engelheim Winery. Visit Mercier Orchards, a family owned and operated farm in the mountain town of Blue Ridge. This farm offers a bakery and deli, market store, farm winery, and u-pick events that will meet everyone’s needs! Enjoy their tasty homemade pies, cakes, breads, fruits, and more and take some home to enjoy them and share with family and friends. Next, we will head to a delicious lunch at Sue’s Log Cabin Restaurant to – a delicious meat and three vegetable option, full of southern flare to tickle your taste buds and fill you up. After, we will end our day at Engelheim Vineyards. A family owned and operated vineyard and winery in Ellijay, GA that integrates their German heritage into their Appalachian home. Enjoy the afternoon among friends sipping on wine tastings and taking in the gorgeous views of some of North Georgia’s wine county. Don’t forget to get some of your favorites to take home and enjoy later!


Tuesday, October 17  

8:00 a.m. Start loading bus and depart Fayette Senior Services, Fayetteville, GA

10:30 a.m.           Arrive at Mercier Orchards, Blue Ridge

11:30 a.m.      Load bus and depart for lunch

12:00 p.m.     Arrive at Sue’s Log Cabin Restaurant for lunch

1:30 p.m.      Load bus and depart for winery

1:50 p.m.            Arrive at Engelheim Vineyards, Ellijay

2:00 p.m.   Wine tastings and free time at Engelheim Vineyards

3:30 p.m.      Load bus and depart for Fayette Senior Services

5:30 p.m.     Arrive at Fayette Senior Services


    BEACHFRONT HOLIDAY, Myrtle Beach, SC. Monday, November 6 – Thursday, November 9.

Price each person:

Due at sign up                 Due September 15

Single – $900                  $450                                $450

Double – $705                $352                                $352

Quad – $645                   $325                                $320


Price includes round trip motor coach transportation; 3 nights oceanfront condo accommodations at Sea Watch Resort; 7 meals (3 dinners, 3 breakfasts, and 1 light lunch); gratuities and driver fees; tickets to Alabama Christmas Show (Celebrate the holidays with the Alabama Theatre’s award winning production The South’s Grandest Christmas Show. This extravaganza brings an incredible combination of talent, scenery and special effects to the grand stand to produce a spectacular holiday musical experience to put you in the season’s spirit); tickets to Carolina Opry Christmas Show (See this unforgettable holiday experience that will bring stunning changes, beautifully blended with time-honored tradition to create an evening second to none);  tickets to The Legends in Concert (Enjoy the ultimate evening of entertainment! This international award-winning cast of accomplished tribute artists, talented singers and dances and rockin’ band brings the music to life); Admission to Ripley’s Aquarium Tea’s & Trees (This annual Tea’s & Trees event includes a private “Tea” with a light lunch


reception while exploring the aquarium and annual Festival of Trees, a collection of very unique Christmas Trees); Barefoot Princess Cruise (Take in a relaxing time on a narrated Sightseeing Cruise, add a little music on the side with soft river breezes and a beautiful scenery); dinner at the Original Captain Benjamin’s Seafood Buffet; dinner at The Giant Crab Restaurant; dinner at a local favorite, Thoroughbreds; free time at Broadway on the Beach (Year after year, Broadway stands along as one of the most popular tourist destination in the entire Myrtle Beach area for shopping, activities, entertainment and more); free time at Barefoot Landing (This unique and popular shopping, dining and entertainment destination is located along the Intracoastal Waterway and features a 27 acre lake. Immerse yourselves in the atmosphere of a quaint Southern shipping village). Start your holiday season with a trip to the Beach! Enjoy free time at your oceanfront condo, great meals, some fantastic holiday shows, time with friends and more. 

A more detailed itinerary will be available closer to time of departure


Monday, November 6

7:45 a.m.          Start loading bus and depart Fayette Senior Services, Fayetteville, GA

Travel to Myrtle Beach for a 3 night ocean-front stay in your condo. Arrive during the afternoon and enjoy a walk on the beach before beginning your holiday adventure. This evening, enjoy an included meal at the famous Original Captain Benjamin’s Seafood Buffet and enjoy The Legends in Concert. (Dinner included)


Tuesday, November 7  

Enjoy a breakfast buffet at the resort. Have free time exploring Broadway at the Beach this morning before we make our way to Ripley’s Aquarium. After, relax on the beach before heading to an all you can eat dinner at The Giant Crab Restaurant. Tonight, enjoy the Carolina Opry Christmas Show that is a trip highlight! (Breakfast, light lunch and buffet dinner included)


Wednesday, November 8

Enjoy a breakfast buffet at the resort. Set off for a narrated sightseeing cruise along the Intracoastal Waterway on the Barefoot Princess. After, explore and have lunch on your own at Myrtle Beach area’s 1.2 mile-long

Oceanfront Boardwalk and Promenade with shops, restaurants and a giant Ferris wheel. This evening, eat dinner at Thoroughbreds before taking your seat at The Alabama Christmas Show. (Breakfast and dinner included)


Thursday, November 9

Enjoy a breakfast buffet at the resort before headed home to start the year’s holiday season with some fun memories. (Breakfast included)


*FSS has booked the trip through Daniel’s Discovery Tours, which offers trip insurance. If you  are interested in purchasing trip insurance for the Myrtle Beach trip, please contact  Morgan Lanier at 770-769-8430 for more information. 








Trips are exclusively for members. Payments must be made at the time of reservations. Payments of cash or checks are strongly encouraged. Reservations for mailed in checks will not be made until the check has been received by Fayette Senior Services.


Refund Policy: After initial payment has been made, there will be no guarantee of the amount of refund given, if any. This will be determined on an individual basis.