Travel Group

 

TRIP SCHEDULE

May 19, 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.

 

    MAMMA MIA at THE FOX THEATRE, Atlanta, GA. Tuesday, June 13.

Price each person: $90.00. Price includes round trip motor coach transportation and admission to MAMMA MIA performance at the fabulous Fox Theatre. The sunny funny tale inspired by the music of ABBA will have you dancing in your seats. Fall in love with the characters, the story and the music that makes this the ultimate feel-good show. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings back three men from her mother’s past. During the hit musical’s historic fifteenth year run, this Broadway blockbuster has become an international phenomenon that you will not want to miss seeing, be it multiple times or for the first time.  Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 10 Tuesday, June 13

6:00 p.m.             Start loading bus and depart from Fayette Senior Services, Fayetteville, GA

7:30 p.m.    Mamma Mia begins

10:15 p.m.        Depart for Fayette Senior Services (departs when show is done)

11:00 p.m.     Arrive at Fayette Senior Services

 

    THE JEWEL OF THE GREAT LAKES, Mackinac Island, MI. Sunday, August 27 – Saturday, September 2.

Price each person:

Due at sign up                     Due May 19th                Due June 16th

Single – $850                   $300                             $275                             $275

Double – $640                  $220                             $220                             $200

Price includes round trip motor coach transportation; 6 nights hotel accommodations – 4 consecutive nights in the Northern Michigan Mackinaw City area; 10 meals (6 breakfasts and 4 dinners); Guided tour of Mackinaw City (the perfect vacation destination at the base of the Mackinac Bridge on the shores of the Straits of Mackinac. This city is rich in history and is the home to four historic Michigan state parks); Visit to Mackinac Island, including a guided carriage tour (experience a step back in time where the automobile never replaced the horse and carriage. This charming Victorian village and resort area has no cars but only transportation by horse and buggy, bicycle or foot. Explore the historic Fort Mackinac, enjoy the beautiful downtown, try a variety of homemade fudges, snacks and meals or relax along the coastlines); Boat ride through the Soo Locks (an exciting tour through the famous Soo Locks that acts as the connection between Lake Superior and the other Great Lakes); Free time and sight-seeing in Sault Sainte Marie (one of the most popular destinations in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. A diverse waterfront community that offers year round activities, historical sites, falls, lighthouses, shopping and more); Visit to Mackinaw Crossings (a Victorian inspired center in Mackinaw City with shopping, dining and entertainment for everyone), Admission to Colonial Michilimackinac (uncover treasures from the past as they come to life at this 18th century fort and fur trading village. This one-of-a-kind 1700s era village experience from cannon and musket firings to hearth cooking and crafts brings history alive); Gaming at Kewadin Sault Casino; Free time in “Michigan’s Little Bavaria” Frankenmuth, MI (a Bavarian village offers a distinctive German town experience). Enjoy this unique experience in these one-of-a-kind areas surrounding Mackinac Island. With beautiful vistas, shopping, carriage rides and entertainment for everyone, you’ll love this Northern get-away.

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 16

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

Sunday, August 27

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

Make your way towards Michigan and check into your en route hotel in the Dayton, OH area.

 

Monday, August 28

Breakfast and dinner included. Continue to Northern Michigan and arrive at our destination in the Mackinaw City area.

 

Tuesday, August 29

Breakfast and dinner included. Head to Sault Sainte Marie and take an exciting cruise through the Soo Locks. Enjoy lunch (on your own) and spend free time in Sault Sainte Marie. Later, enjoy dinner and gaming at the Kewadin Sault Casino.

 

Wednesday, August 30

Breakfast and dinner included. Take a ferryboat ride to the peaceful Mackinac Island and enjoy a carriage ride tour of the island and enjoy free time exploring and having lunch (on your own). Later, cross the Straits of Mackinac again and enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.

 

Thursday, August 31

Breakfast and dinner included. Enjoy a guided tour of the quaint Mackinaw City and have a chance to see the Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse, dating back to 1892. After free time at Mackinaw Crossings, visit Colonial Michillmackinac. Later, enjoy dinner with friends.

 

Friday, September 1

Breakfast included. Start the journey home. Head towards “Michigan’s Little Bavaria”, Frankenmuth, MI. Relax in an en route hotel in the Dayton, OH area.

 

Saturday, September 2

Breakfast included. Depart for Fayette Senior Services, Fayetteville, GA

 

*FSS has booked the trip through Diamond Tours, which offers trip insurance. If you  are interested in purchasing trip insurance for the Mackinac Island trip, please contact  Morgan Lanier at 770-769-8430 for more information. 

 

          THE CROSSROADS OF GEORGIA & SUMMER TRIP FOR PEACHES, Perry, GA . Tuesday, July 18.

Price each person: $40.00. Price includes round trip motor coach transportation; Step-on guided bus tour of the city of

Perry; Free time for lunch (on your own) and shopping in the gorgeous downtown Perry; Visit to William L. Brown Farms (Brown Farms is a grower of delicious southern vegetables and Elberta peaches. The farm is known for their family-owned and managed farming business in which they grow traditional crops such as tomatoes, peanuts, corn, squash and other seasonal fruits and vegetables as well as pecans. They claim to have the best homemade peach ice cream made daily with peaches from the farm! Enjoy an afternoon exploring the farm and purchasing fruits, veggies, peaches, and homemade baked goods to bring home). Nestled in the heart of Georgia, Perry is a quaint thriving city known as the place “where Georgia comes together.” Enjoy an afternoon of southern charm and hospitality in their historic downtown.

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 16 Tuesday, July 18

9:00 a.m.             Start loading bus and depart from Fayette Senior Services, Fayetteville, GA

11:00 a.m.           Arrive at Perry Welcome Center for step-on tour, Perry, GA

12:00 p.m.            Enjoy free time for lunch (on your own) and shopping in Downtown Perry

2:00 p.m.            Load bus and depart for Brown’s Orchards

2:30 p.m.         Arrive at Brown’s Orchards, Montezuma, GA

3:30 p.m.     Depart for Fayette Senior Services

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

 

 

 

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.