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Day Tours

Mount Washington Sunday Brunch Cruise
Location: Weirs Beach, NH Price: $119.00
Date(s): 06/23/2024 Time:
Sunday, June 23, 2024

Today we get to board the M/S Mount Washington, a first-class, 230-foot excursion ship with a capacity of 1,200 passengers for a 3-hour Scenic Brunch Buffet Cruise on Lake Winnipesaukee. Lake Winnipesaukee is the largest lake in New Hampshire, known for its spring fed, crystal blue waters. It is the third-largest lake in New England after Lake Champlain and Moosehead Lake. The lake is more than 21-miles long and at the widest point, 15-miles wide. Nestled within mountain ranges and sprinkled with hundreds of islands, the lake has a legendary reputation for exquisite beauty. The M/S Mount Washington features four levels, each with indoor/outdoor seating, providing comfortable viewing throughout the cruise giving plenty of options to find that perfect view! With light entertainment and the most beautiful scenery in New Hampshire. What a way to end the weekend!

After our cruise we will visit Kellerhaus, New Hampshire's oldest candy maker, making treats since 1906. Not only do they make candies, they also make their own chocolates, ice cream, fudge, and more right there on site.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 AM
East Templeton @ 9:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:00 PM
East Templeton @ 8:30 PM
Athol Post Office @ 9:00 PM
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Hampton Beach, Kittery Outlets or York Beach! -YOU PICK-
Location: New Hampshire/Maine Price: $54.00
Date(s): 06/29/2024 Time:
Saturday, June 29, 2024

Enjoy the beach or go shopping for the day! Our stops are Hampton Beach, the Kittery Outlets, and York Beach. You get off where you want…that’s right you pick what location you want and spend the day there at that location!!

Hampton Beach, located in New Hampshire is easily the busiest beach in the state and where all the action is. The Atlantic Ocean is the main attraction with its clean water, miles of sandy beach and spruced up bathhouses. But there is so much more to do with a stroll along Ocean Avenue, where arcades, T-shirt stands, and souvenir shops elbow for space with fast-food joints, fried-dough vendors, and candy shops. So much to do, where to begin.

Our next stop be dropped off at the Kittery Outlets, which has over 120 popular brand name outlet stores and of course the famous Kittery Trading Post. Think of it as New England’s Fashion District, featuring the latest and greatest in women’s and men’s apparel, children’s wear, active wear, lingerie, sporting goods, shoes, fashion accessories, home furnishings, housewares, and specialty items.

Finally, we arrive in York Beach at Short Sands Beach, a small beach with calm waters. Take time to visit The Goldenrod, part restaurant, part ice cream parlor, part candy store, complete with huge taffy-stretching machine in the front window that the kids will love watching. They are famous for their saltwater taffy. Definitely pick up a box to take home for a souvenir. After the day ends, we will head back home. Trip goes rain or shine!

Drop-off & Pick-up Times:
Hampton Beach (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM)
Kittery Outlets (10:30 AM – 5:30 PM)
York Beach (11:00 AM – 5:00 PM)


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 AM
East Templeton @ 8:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 7:30 PM
East Templeton @ 8:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 PM
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Cape Cod Canal Cruise
Location: Cape Cod, MA Price: $120.00
Date(s): 07/20/2024 Time:
Saturday, July 20, 2024

The Cape Cod Canal is a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark. It is the widest sea level canal (without locks) in the world. Ships can save 162 miles by using the Canal instead of having to travel around the tip of Cape Cod. Passage through the Canal is also safer than having to deal with the dangerous shoals and unpredictable currents surrounding the Outer Cape. The maintenance roads that were used during the construction of the Canal are now extensively used for recreational activities, such as walking, biking, roller blading and jogging, as well as sport fishing. Enjoy a 2-Hour Sightseeing Cruise, in which, you will cruise 2/3 of the canal before returning. The cruise also features a live commentary about the fascinating history and points of interest.

Before the cruise enjoy a delicious lunch buffet at Lorenzo’s Italian Restaurant that includes Garden Tossed Salad with house Italian dressing, Rosemary Herb Roasted Chicken, Baked Shells Parmigiana, Fresh Baked Haddock with light seasoned topping, Fresh Mixed Vegetables, Sliced Italian Bread & Homemade Frapoli Cookies.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 AM
East Templeton @ 9:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 5:30 PM
East Templeton @ 6:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 6:30 PM
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Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum & Historical Harbor Cruise
Location: Boston, MA Price: $179.00
Date(s): 07/24/2024 Time:
Wednesday, July 24, 2024

We’ll start our journey with a Historical Harbor Cruise. Boston Harbor is awash in legend and lore. Not to mention beauty. On this fully narrated 1-hour tour through Boston’s world-famous harbor, we’ll regale you with heroic tales of the Revolutionary War and local legends of the sea. Learn how the harbor was transformed into one of the cleanest waterways in the country. Other highlights include views of the Boston Harbor Islands, USS Constitution (“Old Ironsides”), and the Bunker Hill Monument.

Just a short walk from the boat enjoy lunch at the Historical Chart House, known as Long Wharf’s oldest surviving structure, formerly the John Hancock Counting House. Start your meal with a salad and warm bread. Then choose between the Grilled Atlantic Salmon with lemon shallot butter, Coconut Crunchy Shrimp with citrus chili sauce or Chicken Romano, Romano cheese crust & lemon shallot butter. For dessert Homemade Cheesecake with strawberry sauce. Soft drinks, coffee & tea included with your meal.

Join them for the 250 Year Celebration! The Sons and Daughters of Liberty look forward to welcoming you to the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum for a one-of-a-kind experience. Join Samuel Adams as he leads a recreation of the historic town meeting held prior to marching on Griffin’s Wharf. Everyone will get a chance to participate in this rebellion by tossing the Crown’s tea into the same body of water where this brave act took place 250 years ago. After taking part in the “destruction of the tea” aboard our full-scale replica 18th-century sailing vessels, you will enter the museum where you will encounter the Robinson Tea Chest, the only known surviving tea chest from the “Boston Tea Party”.


Departs:
East Templeton @ 7:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 7:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:00 PM
East Templeton @ 6:30 PM

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Nantucket Island
Location: Nantucket Island, MA Price: $177.00
Date(s): 07/27/2024 Time:
Saturday, July 27, 2024

Arrive in Hyannis and take the 1-Hour High-Speed Ferry – aboard Grey Lady to Nantucket Island, a summer destination with dune-backed beaches. It’s marked by its unpainted cedar-shingled buildings, many surrounded by manicured privets. The wharves and cobblestoned streets of the Town of Nantucket are lined with restaurants, high-end boutiques and steeple churches. The town’s Whaling Museum recounts the island’s role as a 19th-century whaling hub.

While on the island enjoy a fully narrated historic 1.5-hour tour of Nantucket. This tour offers a truly interesting riding tour of America's most scenic little island. In just over an hour, become acquainted with the "Little Grey Lady," famous as the world's foremost whaling port in the 18th century. The continuous narrated tour covers close to 65% of the island including: The Old Mill, "Sconset" Village with its rose-covered cottages, Low Beach, Sankaty Head Lighthouse, Cranberry bogs and Nantucket moors.

After the tour you will have about 3-hours to yourself to have lunch on your own, do some shopping, go to the whale museum, visit historic houses or just spend the day visiting the beach. We’ll make a quick stop at the Cape Cod Mall so that you can have a bite to eat for dinner on your own before ending a wonderful day with some great memories.


Departs:
East Templeton @ 6:00 AM
Leominster Friendly's @ 6:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly's @ 9:00 PM
East Templeton @ 9:30 PM
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Hampton Beach, Kittery Outlets or York Beach! -YOU PICK-
Location: New Hampshire/Maine Price: $54.00
Date(s): 07/27/2024 Time:
Saturday, July 27, 2024

Enjoy the beach or go shopping for the day! Our stops are Hampton Beach, the Kittery Outlets, and York Beach. You get off where you want…that’s right you pick what location you want and spend the day there at that location!!

Hampton Beach, located in New Hampshire is easily the busiest beach in the state and where all the action is. The Atlantic Ocean is the main attraction with its clean water, miles of sandy beach and spruced up bathhouses. But there is so much more to do with a stroll along Ocean Avenue, where arcades, T-shirt stands, and souvenir shops elbow for space with fast-food joints, fried-dough vendors, and candy shops. So much to do, where to begin.

Our next stop be dropped off at the Kittery Outlets, which has over 120 popular brand name outlet stores and of course the famous Kittery Trading Post. Think of it as New England’s Fashion District, featuring the latest and greatest in women’s and men’s apparel, children’s wear, active wear, lingerie, sporting goods, shoes, fashion accessories, home furnishings, housewares, and specialty items.

Finally, we arrive in York Beach at Short Sands Beach, a small beach with calm waters. Take time to visit The Goldenrod, part restaurant, part ice cream parlor, part candy store, complete with huge taffy-stretching machine in the front window that the kids will love watching. They are famous for their saltwater taffy. Definitely pick up a box to take home for a souvenir. After the day ends, we will head back home. Trip goes rain or shine!

Drop-off & Pick-up Times:
Hampton Beach (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM)
Kittery Outlets (10:30 AM – 5:30 PM)
York Beach (11:00 AM – 5:00 PM)


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 AM
East Templeton @ 8:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 7:30 PM
East Templeton @ 8:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 PM
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Italian Experience: Food Tour & Gondola Ride
Location: Providence, RI Price: $140.00
Date(s): 07/31/2024 Time:
Wednesday, July 31, 2024

When you come to Rhode Island, you come to one of the most Italian states in America! On this delightful excursion we will immerse you into the wonderful Italian community of the capital city through a progressive lunch tour & gondola ride.

First, we will begin with a delicious and informative walking food tour through the classic markets on Federal Hill, where you will learn all about Italian cuisine and culture. First stop will be at Venda Ravioli for Meatballs & Marinara. Second stop will be at Caserta for Pizza, then we’re off to Tony’s Colonial for some delicious Eggplant Parmesan, next we are off to Roma for Chicken Cacciatore and our last stop will be at Scalio Bros. for a dessert of your choice. All meals come with bottled water.

Then we are off to take a Gondola Ride for a classic venetian experience in the heart of the renaissance city. You will be able to rest your feet and enjoy a lovely ride down the Providence River on a Venetian gondola as your gondolier serenades you with Italian love songs. There are plenty of benches along the riverwalk to relax and take in the scenery of the canal and beautiful area.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 9:00 AM
East Templeton @ 9:30 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:00 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 5:30 PM
East Templeton @ 6:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 6:30 PM
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Italian Experience: Food Tour & Gondola Ride
Location: Providence, RI Price: $140.00
Date(s): 08/01/2024 Time:
"2nd Date Added"
Thursday, August 1, 2024

When you come to Rhode Island, you come to one of the most Italian states in America! On this delightful excursion we will immerse you into the wonderful Italian community of the capital city through a progressive lunch tour & gondola ride.

First, we will begin with a delicious and informative walking food tour through the classic markets on Federal Hill, where you will learn all about Italian cuisine and culture. First stop will be at Venda Ravioli for Meatballs & Marinara. Second stop will be at Caserta for Pizza, then we’re off to Tony’s Colonial for some delicious Eggplant Parmesan, next we are off to Roma for Chicken Cacciatore and our last stop will be at Scalio Bros. for a dessert of your choice. All meals come with bottled water.

Then we are off to take a Gondola Ride for a classic venetian experience in the heart of the renaissance city. You will be able to rest your feet and enjoy a lovely ride down the Providence River on a Venetian gondola as your gondolier serenades you with Italian love songs. There are plenty of benches along the riverwalk to relax and take in the scenery of the canal and beautiful area.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 9:00 AM
East Templeton @ 9:30 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:00 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 5:30 PM
East Templeton @ 6:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 6:30 PM
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Casco Bay's Mailboat Run & DiMillo's On the Water
Location: Portland, ME Price: $145.00
Date(s): 08/03/2024 Time:
Saturday, August 3, 2024

We will start with lunch at DiMillo’s On the Water, serving the freshest seafood since 1954 aboard Maine’s only floating restaurant. Enjoy amazing views of the harbor from every table. Choose between the Baked Stuffed Chicken Breast, Broiled Haddock or Honey Baked Scallops. All entrées include vegetable, potato, bread, coffee, tea & soda, and don’t forget about dessert.

Then we will hop on Casco Bay’s Mailboat Run! This 2.5–3 hour cruise is the locals’ favorite way to experience Casco Bay – this true working boat carries passengers, mail and freight to Little Diamond, Great Diamond, Long, Cliff and Chebeague Islands. As the oldest running service of its kind, their Mailboat run not only delivers the mail and other goods to islanders, it offers landlubbers a glimpse at the realities of island life and the opportunity to adventure along Maine’s rugged coastline.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 7:00 AM
East Templeton @ 7:30 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:00 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:00 PM
East Templeton @ 9:30 PM
Athol Post Office @ 10:00 PM
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Foster's Downeast Clambake
Location: York, ME Price: $105.00
Date(s): 08/06/2024 Time:
Tuesday, August 6, 2024

A fun dining experience like no other! Their traditional Foster’s Downeast Clambake is served with award-winning New England Clam Chowder, Freshly Dug Maine Clams, Cultivated Mussels, Succulent Maine Lobster, Sweet Corn on the Cob, Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes & Onions, Rolls & Butter, Hot Drawn Butter, Blueberry Crumb Cake, Ice Tea & Lemonade, and Coffee & Tea.

Then make a photo stop at Cape Neddick “Nubble” Lighthouse, considered to be the "most photographed" lighthouse. This 41-foot conical tower sits on the summit of Cape Neddick Bubble, a small offshore rocky islet, looking proudly over the Atlantic.

Next, we'll make a stop at The Goldenrod with their homemade ice cream & saltwater taffy.

We'll end the day at Stonewall Kitchen, which features their entire line of specialty foods plus useful kitchen gadgets, cookware, tableware and home décor.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 9:00 AM
East Templeton @ 9:30 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:00 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 PM
East Templeton @ 7:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 PM
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7 Seas Whale Watch & Beverly Depot
Location: Gloucester, MA Price: $147.00
Date(s): 08/10/2024 Time:
Saturday, August 10, 2024

Begin with lunch at The Beverly Depot. Choose between the Sirloin Steak, Chicken Marsala or Baked Haddock. All entrées come with salad, starch, French Vanilla Ice Cream, Coffee & Tea.

Next, we head to Gloucester. Did you know that Gloucester is in close proximity to two major feeding areas for the great whales, which makes it the perfect place for a whale watch? That being said...with 7 Seas Whale Watch you’ll visit with the whales longer, and get a more sophisticated narration about the whales, their habitat, and the importance of preserving the ocean environment than with anyone else. So, what are you waiting for…book today!


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 8:00 AM
East Templeton @ 8:30 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:00 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 7:00 PM
East Templeton @ 7:30 PM
Athol Post Office @ 8:00 PM
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Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island
Location: New York City, NY Price: $152.00
Date(s): 08/17/2024 Time:
Saturday, August 17, 2024

Ellis Island, home to the National Museum of Immigration. The museum has three floors of exhibits documenting immigrants' experiences at Ellis Island, as well as the general history of immigration to the United States.

Then it’s over to Liberty Island, home to the Statue of Liberty & Statue of Liberty Museum. The Statue of Liberty is an icon, a national treasure, and one of the most recognizable figures around the globe. Millions who cherish her ideals make the journey every year to experience her history and grandeur in person. She is Lady Liberty, a symbol of freedom, a worldwide icon inspiring hope. Included with your ticket will be
The Statue of Liberty Museum, which consists of three gallery spaces. Each one is meant to inspire visitors and educate them about the Statue of Liberty in interactive and thought-provoking ways.

Have lunch on either island on your own. We will make a dinner stop on the way home, on your own before ending this historical day.


Departs:
East Templeton @ 6:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 AM


Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 11:00 PM
East Templeton @ 11:30 PM
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Hampton Beach, Kittery Outlets or York Beach! -YOU PICK-
Location: New Hampshire/Maine Price: $54.00
Date(s): 08/24/2024 Time:
Saturday, August 24, 2024

Enjoy the beach or go shopping for the day! Our stops are Hampton Beach, the Kittery Outlets, and York Beach. You get off where you want…that’s right you pick what location you want and spend the day there at that location!!

Hampton Beach, located in New Hampshire is easily the busiest beach in the state and where all the action is. The Atlantic Ocean is the main attraction with its clean water, miles of sandy beach and spruced up bathhouses. But there is so much more to do with a stroll along Ocean Avenue, where arcades, T-shirt stands, and souvenir shops elbow for space with fast-food joints, fried-dough vendors, and candy shops. So much to do, where to begin.

Our next stop be dropped off at the Kittery Outlets, which has over 120 popular brand name outlet stores and of course the famous Kittery Trading Post. Think of it as New England’s Fashion District, featuring the latest and greatest in women’s and men’s apparel, children’s wear, active wear, lingerie, sporting goods, shoes, fashion accessories, home furnishings, housewares, and specialty items.

Finally, we arrive in York Beach at Short Sands Beach, a small beach with calm waters. Take time to visit The Goldenrod, part restaurant, part ice cream parlor, part candy store, complete with huge taffy-stretching machine in the front window that the kids will love watching. They are famous for their saltwater taffy. Definitely pick up a box to take home for a souvenir.

After the day ends, we will head back home. Trip goes rain or shine!

Drop-off & Pick-up Times:
Hampton Beach (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM)
Kittery Outlets (10:30 AM – 5:30 PM)
York Beach (11:00 AM – 5:00 PM)


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 AM
East Templeton @ 8:00 AM
Leominster @ 8:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster @ 7:30 PM
East Templeton @ 8:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 PM
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Mystery Day - ???
Location: -???- Price: $148.00
Date(s): 08/24/2024 Time:
Saturday, August 24, 2024

Visit a place that has the oldest collection of its kind and learn its impact it had on society.

Then it’s off to lunch, choose between the Baked Stuffed Haddock with scallop & crab stuffing, Sirloin Tips with mashed potato & fresh vegetable or Chicken Supreme with creamy white sauce with rice florentine & fresh vegetable. All entrees come with garden salad, bread & butter, coffee/tea & dessert.

Next, we will visit a picturesque historical landmark preserved with its architectural design details. The wood work alone is sure to impress anyone.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 7:45 AM
East Templeton @ 8:15 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:45 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 5:00 PM
East Templeton @ 5:30 PM
Athol Post Office @ 6:00 PM
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New York City - Do It Your Way
Location: New York City, NY Price: $129.00
Date(s): 08/31/2024 Time:
Saturday, August 31, 2024

Enjoy the day in New York City on your own! Sit back, relax and we’ll do all the driving. We will drop you off at the New York City Library/Bryant Park at around 11:30 AM, that’s 1 Block from Times Square. Enjoy the day on your own. Feel free to enjoy some sightseeing, shopping & maybe even a show! Then meet back at the same spot at 8:00 PM to depart home, making a quick stop for dinner on your own at a service plaza. Be sure to book early as this trip sells out quick!!


Departs:
East Templeton @ 6:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 12:00 AM
East Templeton @ 12:30 AM
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Hampton Beach Seafood Festival
Location: Hampton Beach, NH Price: $57.00
Date(s): 09/07/2024 Time:
Saturday, September 7, 2024

The Hampton Beach Seafood Festival include over 50 of the Seacoast's top restaurants serving an abundance of mouthwatering seafood delicacies. With over 80 Arts & Crafts vendors promoting locally made products; hundreds of Ocean Boulevard merchants offering end-of-the-season Sidewalk Sales; and two stages of continuous entertainment with 15 Bands and Orchestras.

We’ll depart for home immediately following the fireworks display. Price does not cover your admissions into festival. You will need to purchase your ticket when you get there. Previous years admission was $10.00. Please note that the ticket into the festival is subject to change.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 9:30 AM
East Templeton @ 10:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:30 PM
East Templeton @ 11:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 11:30 PM
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Block Island
Location: Block Island, RI Price: $154.00
Date(s): 09/07/2024 Time:
Saturday, September 7, 2024

Take a 1-hour ferry ride from the mainland to Block Island, which offers the quintessential island experience. Think food and drinks overlooking the ocean, boutique-lined streets, spectacular natural sights and some of the most unspoiled white sand beaches in the country.

When we arrive on the island, be delighted with a 3-course lunch at The National Hotel on the porch overlooking the harbor. Begin with New England Clam Chowder. Choose between Pan Seared Chicken Breast with lemon basil butter sauce, New England Scrod with breadcrumbs, toasted garlic lemon oil, or Baked Seafood Casserole with a medley of Seafood baked with Ritz cracker topping. All entrees include starch, vegetable, rolls & butter and soft drink. For dessert enjoy Apple Rum Cobbler with whipped cream.

After lunch enjoy a 1-hour guided tour of the island. After our guided tour you will have a little time to explore the shops and downtown area.


Departs:
East Templeton @ 7:00 AM
Leominster @ 7:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster @ 8:00 PM
East Templeton @ 8:30 PM
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The Big E
Location: Springfield, MA Price: $72.00
Date(s): 09/17/2024 Time:
Tuesday, September 17, 2024

The Big E, also known as The Eastern States Exposition, is billed as "New England's Great State fair". It is the largest agricultural event on the eastern seaboard and the seventh-largest fair in the nation. One of the most popular attractions at The Big E is the Avenue of States. The Avenue is said to contain life-size replicas of the six original New England statehouses, as well as the New England Grange House. These buildings feature exhibits and vendors that best exemplify the heritage, food, and traditions of each state. Other attractions include horse shows in The Big E Coliseum, or animals such as those in petting zoos located in the Big E Circus Spectacular, concerts in the Xfinity Arena, Storrowton Village, and the Midway, home to carnival rides and games. Price includes ticket into The Big E.


Departs:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 AM
East Templeton @ 10:00 AM
Athol Post Office @ 10:30 AM
Greenfield Home Depot @ 11:00 AM


Returns:
Greenfield Home Depot @ 8:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 PM
East Templeton @ 9:00 PM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 PM
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The Bronz Zoo
Location: Bronx, NY Price: $157.00
Date(s): 09/21/2024 Time:
As the world’s largest urban zoo, the Bronx Zoo features more than 600 species from around the globe. Meet some of their mammals, birds, reptiles, fish, and insects, and learn about their natural history, biology, cultural roles, and conservation status. We will do all the driving and drop you off right out front around 11:00 AM and pick you back up at 5:00 PM – just before the park closes. Then relax from the long day and we will do all the driving back. Included in this tour is the Total Experience Package, which gives you general admission, PLUS unlimited access to this season's special rides and attractions such as the 4-D Theater, Bug Carousel, Butterfly Garden, Children's Zoo, Congo Gorilla Forest, Jungle World, Zoo Shuttle, and Wild Asia Monorail. Lunch & Dinner on your own today.


Departs:
East Templeton @ 6:00 AM
Leominster @ 6:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster @ 9:00 PM
East Templeton @ 9:30 PM
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The Big E
Location: Springfield, MA Price: $72.00
Date(s): 09/26/2024 Time:
Thursday, September 26, 2024

The Big E, also known as The Eastern States Exposition, is billed as "New England's Great State fair". It is the largest agricultural event on the eastern seaboard and the seventh-largest fair in the nation. One of the most popular attractions at The Big E is the Avenue of States. The Avenue is said to contain life-size replicas of the six original New England statehouses, as well as the New England Grange House. These buildings feature exhibits and vendors that best exemplify the heritage, food, and traditions of each state. Other attractions include horse shows in The Big E Coliseum, or animals such as those in petting zoos located in the Big E Circus Spectacular, concerts in the Xfinity Arena, Storrowton Village, and the Midway, home to carnival rides and games. Price includes ticket into The Big E.


Departs:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 AM
East Templeton @ 10:00 AM
Athol Post Office @ 10:30 AM
Greenfield Home Depot @ 11:00 AM

Returns:
Greenfield Home Depot @ 8:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 PM
East Templeton @ 9:00 PM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 PM
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Fall Foliage Turkey Train Ride
Location: Meredith, NH Price: $118.00
Date(s): 10/15/2024 Time:
Tuesday, October 15, 2024

Today we head to the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad to enjoy a relaxing 18-mile, 2-hour round-trip excursion along the scenic western shore of New Hampshire’s Lake Winnipesaukee. You will travel in their beautifully restored vintage coaches along the shores of the lake traveling between Meredith and Lakeport, always within view of the lake during the fall foliage season. We’ll travel through the front yards of many of the fine resort homes and while aboard the train, you will enjoy a delicious Turkey Dinner catered by Hart’s Turkey Farm. Meal includes hand carved whole roasted turkey, dressing, gravy, cranberry sauce, fresh whipped potatoes, fresh butternut squash, fresh baked roll & butter. For dessert enjoy fresh apple crisp with whipped cream.

Next, we’ll make a stop at Kellerhaus, a family run business since 1906 and the oldest Ice Cream & Candy Maker in New Hampshire. Specialized in Homemade Chocolates, Homemade Ice Cream, Candy & Gifts!


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 AM
East Templeton @ 9:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 PM
East Templeton @ 7:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 PM
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Fall Foliage Turkey Train Ride
Location: Meredith, NH Price: $118.00
Date(s): 10/17/2024 Time:
Thursday, October 17, 2024

Today we head to the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad to enjoy a relaxing 18-mile, 2-hour round-trip excursion along the scenic western shore of New Hampshire’s Lake Winnipesaukee. You will travel in their beautifully restored vintage coaches along the shores of the lake traveling between Meredith and Lakeport, always within view of the lake during the fall foliage season. We’ll travel through the front yards of many of the fine resort homes and while aboard the train, you will enjoy a delicious Turkey Dinner catered by Hart’s Turkey Farm. Meal includes hand carved whole roasted turkey, dressing, gravy, cranberry sauce, fresh whipped potatoes, fresh butternut squash, fresh baked roll & butter. For dessert enjoy fresh apple crisp with whipped cream.

Next, we’ll make a stop at Kellerhaus, a family run business since 1906 and the oldest Ice Cream & Candy Maker in New Hampshire. Specialized in Homemade Chocolates, Homemade Ice Cream, Candy & Gifts!


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 AM
East Templeton @ 9:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 PM
East Templeton @ 7:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 PM
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Essex Steam Train & Riverboat Lunch Excursion
Location: Essex, CT Price: $140.00
Date(s): 10/18/2024 Time:
Friday, October 18, 2024

Enjoy a 3-course lunch aboard a restored 1920’s Pullman dining cars as part of a 3.75-hour lunch, train and riverboat sightseeing excursion. Let their attentive staff transport you back to an era when rail travel was king and eating in the “diner” was a delicious special occasion.

Upon boarding the dining car, you’ll savor a hot lunch that is prepared and cooked onboard. Travel aboard the train as it coasts along the lower Connecticut River Valley and delight in the beautiful sights while you finish your meal. Choose between Braised Beef with carrots, celery & red wine, Mushroom Asiago Chicken with fresh mozzarella, or Baked Ziti with whipped ricotta & fresh mozzarella. All entrees include garden salad & Chef’s choice for dessert.

At Deep River Landing, transfer to the Becky Thatcher Riverboat for a cruise on the Connecticut River, bursting with lush scenery and historic sites, such as the famous Gillette Castle. Following your cruise, guests will reboard the train back to Essex Station and have time to visit the Gift Shop.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 AM
East Templeton @ 8:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:30 AM

Return:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 5:30 PM
East Templeton @ 6:0 PM
Athol Post Office @ 6:30 PM
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Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular & Wrights Chicken Farm
Location: Providence, RI Price: $107.00
Date(s): 10/20/2024 Time:
Sunday, October 20, 2024

Named a “Top 100 Event” by the American Bus Association, the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at the Roger Williams Park Zoo features expertly carved pumpkins. This “gourd-geous” display of artistry, creativity and wonderment showcases more than 5,000 professionally designed jack-o-lanterns as you stroll through a Halloween dreamland filled with musical effects, shadowy trees, watery reflections, billowy fog and thousands of unblinking pairs of glowing eyeballs.

Walk the Wetlands Trail, which is the scene of the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular. When you see the first impressive carvings, you'll understand why this is something that should not be missed. Dress warmly and bring a camera.

Before arriving enjoy a delicious dinner at Wrights Chicken Farm. All-You-Can-Eat Family Style of Fresh Dinner Rolls & Butter, Tossed Salad with house dressing, Macaroni Shells with marinara sauce, Signature Home-style French Fries, Wright’s Farm Famous Style Baked Chicken, Coffee & Ice Cream Roll for dessert. Cash bar available for soda or liquor.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 12:30 PM
East Templeton @ 1:00 PM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 1:30 PM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:00 PM
East Templeton @ 10:30 PM
Athol Post Office @ 11:00 PM
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Fall Foliage Turkey Train Ride
Location: Meredith, NH Price: $118.00
Date(s): 10/21/2024 Time:
Monday, October 21, 2024

Today we head to the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad to enjoy a relaxing 18-mile, 2-hour round-trip excursion along the scenic western shore of New Hampshire’s Lake Winnipesaukee. You will travel in their beautifully restored vintage coaches along the shores of the lake traveling between Meredith and Lakeport, always within view of the lake during the fall foliage season. We’ll travel through the front yards of many of the fine resort homes and while aboard the train, you will enjoy a delicious Turkey Dinner catered by Hart’s Turkey Farm. Meal includes hand carved whole roasted turkey, dressing, gravy, cranberry sauce, fresh whipped potatoes, fresh butternut squash, fresh baked roll & butter. For dessert enjoy fresh apple crisp with whipped cream.

Next, we’ll make a stop at Kellerhaus, a family run business since 1906 and the oldest Ice Cream & Candy Maker in New Hampshire. Specialized in Homemade Chocolates, Homemade Ice Cream, Candy & Gifts!


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 AM
East Templeton @ 9:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 9:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 PM
East Templeton @ 7:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 PM

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New England Christmas Festival @ Mohegan Sun
Location: Uncasville, CT Price: $75.00
Date(s): 11/09/2024 Time:
Saturday, November 9, 2024

Artisan Giftmas! A new way to shop handpicked, and handmade, crafts and specialty foods. Visit the New England Christmas Festival with over 300 pop up shops by American Artisans that come together once a year for 3 days only! You will find special and unique gifts for everyone on your list – in all price ranges. This award-winning show is the largest arts and crafts festival in New England.

Once finished at the festival try your luck at one of the machines over on the casino side with over 364,000 square ft. of gambling space – there’s something for everyone!


Departs: Athol Post Office @ 7:30 AM
East Templeton @ 8:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:30 AM

Returns: Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 PM
East Templeton @ 7:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 7:30 PM
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Gardens Aglow @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
Location: Sandwich, MA Price: $143.00
Date(s): 12/01/2024 Time:
Sunday, December 1, 2024

Get into the holiday spirt and get a jump start on your shopping at the Wrentham Outlets, New England's largest outdoor outlet shopping destination featuring over 160 brands including new luxury that caters to every shopper, family friendly amenities and exclusive savings up to 65% off.

Then we’re off to the historical Dan’l Webster Inn for lunch. Choose between Chicken Coq Au Vain, Pasta Primavera, or Broiled Native Scrod. Your meal will begin with salad and rolls, all entrée’s come with potato and seasonal vegetables. For dessert enjoy Chocolate Mousse Cake and coffee & tea.

Our final stop is at Gardens Aglow at the Heritage Museums & Gardens, an event that has become a treasured holiday tradition. The experience features beautiful light displays throughout the gardens, festive seasonal décor, and fun activities for all. At the J.K. Lilly III Automobile Gallery, visit with Santa in the 1913 Ford Model T and check out Heritage’s antique car collection. At the American Art & Carousel Gallery, take a ride on the 1908 carousel and view winter scenes from the Currier & Ives collection. Outdoors, stroll the lighted gardens with family and friends, roast marshmallows, go on a reindeer scavenger hunt, enjoy seasonal treats from Lilly’s Café and the Cape Cod Donut Truck, play with giant building blocks, challenge your group to lawn games, warm up at a fire table, and view the expanded model train display.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 9:00 AM
East Templeton @ 9:30 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:00 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:30 PM
East Templeton @ 9:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 9:30 PM
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Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude
Location: Kennebunkport, ME Price: $99.00
Date(s): 12/14/2024 Time:
Saturday, December 14, 2024

Kennebunkport’s “Christmas Prelude” is the ultimate seaside holiday celebration and a great way to kick off the Christmas season. Prelude will remind you of Christmas’ of the past, when the whole town is transformed with bright lights, bows and boughs and everyone comes together to celebrate this festive time. HGTV recently featured the annual Kennebunkport celebration as the “#2 Christmas Town in America.” Shoppers will delight in the steals and deals around town. Kennebunkport is the perfect place to kick off the holiday season!

Before arriving at the festivities, enjoy a delicious lunch at Jonathan’s. Begin with a house salad. Then choose between the Chicken Piccata, boneless chicken breast sauteed with lemon, capers, butter & wine, Lemon Baked Scrod with a lemon beurre blanc & seasonal crumbs, or Roast Pork Loin finished with natural pan gravy. Chef choice of dessert with coffee/tea.


Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 9:00 AM
East Templeton @ 9:30 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:00 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 7:30 PM
East Templeton @ 8:00 PM
Athol Post Office @ 8:30 PM
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New York City - Do It Your Way
Location: New York City, NY Price: $129.00
Date(s): 12/14/2024 Time:
Saturday, December 14, 2024

Enjoy the day in New York City on your own! Sit back, relax and we’ll do all the driving. We will drop you off at the New York City Library/Bryant Park at around 11:30 AM, that’s 1 Block from Times Square. Enjoy the day on your own. Feel free to enjoy some sightseeing, shopping & maybe even a show! Then meet back at the same spot at 8:00 PM to depart home, making a quick stop for dinner on your own at a service plaza. Be sure to book early as this trip sells out quick!!


Departs:
East Templeton @ 6:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 AM

Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 12:00 AM
East Templeton @ 12:30 AM
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New York City - Do It Your Way
Location: New York City, NY Price: $129.00
Date(s): 12/21/2024 Time:
Saturday, December 21, 2024

Enjoy the day in New York City on your own! Sit back, relax and we’ll do all the driving. We will drop you off at the New York City Library/Bryant Park at around 11:30 AM, that’s 1 Block from Times Square. Enjoy the day on your own. Feel free to enjoy some sightseeing, shopping & maybe even a show! Then meet back at the same spot at 8:00 PM to depart home, making a quick stop for dinner on your own at a service plaza. Be sure to book early as this trip sells out quick!!


Departs:
East Templeton @ 6:00 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 6:30 AM


Returns:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 12:00 AM
East Templeton @ 12:30 AM
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Yankee Candle Village, Holyoke Mall & Bright Nights @ Forest Park
Location: Springfield, MA Price: $68.00
Date(s): 12/21/2024 Time:
Saturday, December 21, 2024

Far more than just a candle store Yankee Candle Village Store is a special place where magic comes to life. From watching animated, singing characters to celebrating Christmas year 'round, it is quite an unusual place where your whole family can experience an enchanting mix of shopping and entertainment. Here at their Village store is where you'll find 400,000 candles in over 200 different famous Yankee scents. It's a unique, entertaining world of New England charm, fairy tale fantasies, and hands-on, interactive candle making that's fun for every age.

Then we depart for the Holyoke Mall which features nearly 200 stores, a large food court, and several restaurants where you may have lunch on your own and can shop at this 1.6 million sq. ft., 3-level mall, making it one of the largest malls in New England.

Next, we will depart for Forest Park, one of the largest municipal parks in the U.S. lying on 735 acres of land. During the holiday season it features the nationally renowned Bright Nights Light Festival, a 2.6-mile high-tech lighting display. It is surely something that you will never forget!


Departs:
Leominster Friendly's @ 8:30 AM
East Templeton @ 9:00 AM
Athol Post Office @ 9:30 AM

Returns:
Athol Post Office @ 7:00 PM
East Templeton @ 7:30 PM
Leominster Friendly's @ 8:00 PM
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