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January 2019

JERSEY BOYS at the McCallum Theatre- Saturday, January 19, 2pm, $115, Palm Springs                                                                                                                The behind the scenes smash Broadway Musical "Jersey Boys!" Go behind the music and inside the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons in the Tony Award-winning true-life musical phenomenon, Jersey Boys. From the streets of New Jersey to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, this is the musical that's just too good to be true. Featuring the legendary top ten hits: "Sherry," "Big Girls Don't Cry," "Walk Like A Man," "Can't Take My Eyes Off You" and "December, 1963 (Oh What A Night)."

**Jersey Boys contains authentic, "profane Jersey language"**

PALM SPRINGS "Rich & Famous Tour & Windmill Tour" with Village Fest- Thursday, January 24, $76                                                                                          On this decent led, afternoon tour, we'll venture to the playground of start, Palm Springs, for the Rich and Famous Tour and Windmill Tour! Your professional guide will treat you to dozens of celebrity homes all right in the city of Palm Springs. Your guide will add fun and spice it with stories and vignettes and maybe a secret or two along the way. We'll then move on to the Windmill Tour. When driving into the beautiful Coachella valley, one of the most striking sights you'll see is the vast array of wind turbines that sprout from the desert floor. You'll get information about the windmills themselves, how big they are, how they work, and the unique features of the different designs and models of windmills. Dinner is on your own at Sherman's Deli and we'll even give you a little time to browse the weekly Palm Springs Village Fest!  

SANTA ANITA RACETRACK- Thursday, January 31, $73, Arcadia, CA                                                                                                                                               Spend a gorgeous day at the races at a true Los Angeles landmark! Santa Anita Park is one of America's most beautiful race tracks, filled with more than 1,500 trees indigenous to the San Gabriel Valley, and with more than 9,000 flats of flowers planted at the park each year. Visitors can relax in the beautiful gardens throughout the park. Your seat and track side lunch buffet are included!

 

February 2019

LAUGHLIN with the OAK RIDGE BOYS - February 5-7, Single $250/Double $214 The Oak Ridge Boys are a Silver Lining favorite and this trip will sell out!  Theirs is one of the most distinctive and recognizable sounds in the music industry. The four-part harmonies and upbeat songs of The Oak Ridge Boys have spawned dozens of Country hits!  Accommodations are at the Riverside Resort Hotel and Casino which is located on the banks of the beautiful Colorado River. Includes: 2 night stay, baggage, handling, ticket to the show, 2 breakfast buffets and one choice buffet per person.

SHEN YUN 2019- Wednesday, February 13, $149, California Center of the Arts, Escondido An all new program for 2019!  A Shen Yun performance features the world’s foremost classically trained dancers, a unique orchestra blending East and West, and dazzling animated backdrops—together creating one spectacular performance. Through the universal language of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey.  Its stunning beauty and tremendous energy leave audiences uplifted and inspired."

Las Vegas’ “LEGENDS in CONCERT”- Wednesday, February 20, 2 p.m., $84 McCallum Theatre, Palm Springs Legends in Concert is the longest-running show in Las Vegas history, and after 35 years is still voted #1 tribute show in the city. The internationally acclaimed and award-winning production is known as the pioneer of live tribute shows, and possesses the greatest collection of live tribute artists in the world. These incredible artists have pitch perfect live vocals, signature choreography, and stunningly similar appearances to the legends they portray. Legends in Concert is known for elaborate theatrical sets, magnificent costumes and a full array of special effects. An outstanding cast of accomplished tribute artists, talented ensemble of singers and dancers, and a live five-piece band comprised of some the industry’s top musicians, bring the musical experience to life.

GETTY CENTER- Saturday, February 23, $55, Brentwood The Getty Center is a museum you can't miss!  Join us as we visit the fabulous $1.3 billion Getty Center, situated on 110 acres in the Santa Monica Mountains overlooking Brentwood. Set aside a day for this museum, its Central Gardens and popular restaurant, which are sure to leave you breathless with their beauty. This spectacular museum boasts a most impressive collection by such luminaries as Van Gogh, Monet and Cezanne, along with the architectural triumph of its six buildings and gardens. The museum’s beautiful gardens, open spaces and spectacular views of Los Angeles, makes a visit here a serene and breathtaking experience. Enjoy lunch on your own at one of the Center’s several eateries.

March 2019

VIVA LAS VEGAS! at the GOLDEN NUGGET- March 4-6, Single $305/ Double $239, Las Vegas, NV On this multi-day, we’re off to Las Vegas where we will be staying at the Golden Nugget which is located in the vibrant heart of Downtown Las Vegas! Make sure to check out new downtown hotspots like Container Park, the Neon Museum, Arts District and the Mob Museum.  We will also have two designated pick up and drop off times to transport you to Center Strip where you will be able to visit such attractions as the Conservatory at the Bellagio, the Caesar’s Forum Shops and the “High Roller” Ferris Wheel at the Linq. Price includes all resort fees!

LA BREA TAR PITS (with the PAGE MUSEUM) + The FARMER’S MARKET and THE GROVE- Tuesday, March 5, $55, Los Angeles La Brea Tar Pits is located in the historic Miracle Mile neighborhood of Los Angeles Museum Row.  The La Brea Tar Pits excavation site is one of the world’s most famous Ice Age excavation sites, recognized for having the largest and most diverse array of extinct Ice Age plants and the animals in the world! We’ll then take the short ride to the Farmer’s Market & the Grove for lunch and time on your own. Opened in 1934, the Farmers Market is a popular destination for foodies in search of the market’s wide assortment of flavors and cuisines.  The Grove is a popular fashion and lifestyle destination offering the best mix of retail, restaurants and entertainment in Los Angeles.

AUTRY MUSEUM 30th Anniversary and GRIFFITH OBSERVATORY- Tuesday, March 12, $52, Los Angeles Located in beautiful Griffith Park, the Gene Autry Western Heritage Museum opened its doors to the public in 1988 with the goal to collect, preserve, and interpret materials related to the history of the American West. See world-class galleries filled film memorabilia, historic firearms, paintings, and more. While in Griffith Park, we’ll also stop by the Griffith Observatory.  Made famous by movies’ Rebel without a Cause and La La Land, the Griffith Observatory is Southern California’s “gateway to the cosmos” and offers stunning views of the city as well as the skies above.  Lunch is on your own at Sizzler.

NEW!!! NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY plus ANAHEIM PACKING DISTRICT Food Hall - Saturday, March 16, $52, Yorba Linda and Anaheim In late 2016, the Nixon Library re-opened after a $15 million dollar renovation. A project that took its aged and staid galleries down to the studs, replacing them with nearly 70 new exhibits tapping the library’s vast archives of presidential documents and artifacts. From there, we’ll journey to the Anaheim Packing District, a former Sunkist citrus packing facility built in 1919. Abandoned for decades, the building has been reborn as a multi-story food hall and one of the hottest attractions in Anaheim!

JOHN WAYNE YACHT BRUNCH CRUISE- Wednesday, March 20, $131, Newport Beach BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Enjoy brunch and a 2 hour cruise upon the “Wild Goose.”  Once the private playground for legendary actor John Wayne and now on the National Register of Historic Places, the Wild Goose is a one-of-a kind experience, offering three decks of gorgeous woodwork, priceless paintings, intricate carvings and unique amenities. Cruising the harbor in the “Duke’s” private yacht is the only way to cruise Newport!

MEDIEVAL TIMES DINNER THEATRE and TOURNAMENT plus DOWNTOWN DISNEY - Sat, March 30, $95 Experience America’s most popular dinner show! For the first time in the company’s 35-year tradition of having a king as the sole ruler of the land, a female has taken the throne. All hail the Queen! Long may she reign! From epic fights of steel and swordplay, to royal falconry and horsemanship – the royal courts offer memories to last for generations. Additionally, an elaborate four-course meal fit for royalty and the wide variety of libations and spirits, make for a festive afternoon of food and fun! Before the show, we’ll also stop by Downtown Disney for a little leisure time on your own.

april 2019

NEW!!! KELLOGG ESTATE TOUR and ARABIAN HORSE SHOW- Sunday, April 7, $79, Pomona 1925, W.K. Kellogg, the cereal magnate, purchased 377 acres for his Arabian horse ranch and winter home in Pomona. He later donated the ranch to Cal Poly Pomona College, whose Equine Studies students continue the tradition of hosting the fabulous Arabian Horse exhibitions which demonstrate the grace, beauty and intelligence of these magnificent animals. Trip also includes a tour of the Kellogg House, shopping at the Farm Store, a brewery tour and a buffet lunch at the campus’ Kellogg West restaurant, before we take our seats for the Arabian Horse Show at the W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Center. This long standing tradition started by Kellogg himself in 1926.  

NEW!!! CENTRAL COAST by RAIL, HEARST CASTLE, APPLE FARM INN, MORRO BAY HARBOR CRUISE- April 8-10, $498 Double/$627 Single On this trip we will board the bus and travel to the train station in Oxnard. Once there, we’ll board AMTRAK for a train ride to our final stop San Luis Obispo! Our luggage will be sent ahead via the bus. Once you arrive, there will be time on your own at downtown San Luis Obispo for shopping and dinner! In the afternoon, you will be transported to the deluxe Apple Farm Inn – combining the charm of a wine-country inn with the conveniences of a luxury hotel featuring cozy rooms with fireplaces and a nightly wine tasting reception. On day 2, we depart for a tour of Hearst Castle! Lunch is on your own that day at the Main Street Grill in Cambria. After lunch, we will stop for a tour of Mission San Luis Obispo followed up by included dinner at the legendary, quirky Madonna Inn! After we check out on Day 3, we drive to Morro Bay where we will take an hour harbor cruise. Brunch is on your own that day at IHOP. We will then continue home by bus. A note: Train ride is only northbound.

NEW!!! GUIDE DOGS of AMERICA and TOURNAMENT OF ROSES MANSION- Thursday, April 18, $78 Ever wonder where they train the guide dogs that give people new opportunities for greater independence, enhanced mobility, and social interaction? On this trip, we travel to Sylmar for a morning, docent tour of the training program and kennels. Lunch is included in Pasadena at Buca di Beppo. After, we take a short ride to the Tournament of Roses Mansion and Wrigley Gardens. Once the Wrigley Mansion (the home of chewing gum mogul William Wrigley), this estate serves as the official headquarters of the Pasadena Tournament of Roses.

NEW!!! “Foodie Series”! LAWRY’S “The Prime Rib” and the GETTY VILLA Malibu- Saturday, April 27, $104 From the moment you arrive at Lawry’s in Beverly Hills, you’ll know that you’re in an extraordinary restaurant – a place of grand style, classic elegance and home of the world famous, Lawry’s Seasoned Salt. The unique menu features our Roasted Prime Ribs of Beef served tableside from gleaming silver carts. Enjoy the warm hospitality, exceptional service and award-winning food that have made Lawry's a dining legend since 1938. After, we’re off to Malibu as we explore the J. Paul Getty Villa Museum, which recently underwent an extensive multi-million dollar renovation. View freshly conserved objects previously, such as first-century A.D. frescoes from a Villa near Pompeii. Artifacts in the permanent collection have also been rearranged to present the history of Greek and Roman art in a more chronological manner, and a new ground-floor gallery houses art from neighboring cultures.

May 2019

NEW!!! Musical “SINGING IN THE RAIN”-Saturday, May 4, 2 P.M. Matinee, La Mirada Theatre, $98 “What a glorious feeling!” “Gotta dance!” The “Greatest Movie Musical of All Time” has been faithfully adapted by Broadway legends Betty Comden and Adolph Green from their original award-winning screenplay. Each unforgettable scene, song and dance is accounted for, including the show-stopping title number, complete with an onstage rainstorm! Knock-‘em-dead dance routines, hilarious situations, snappy dialogue, and a hit-parade score of Hollywood standards make Singin’ in the Rain the perfect entertainment for any fan of the Golden Age of movie musicals.

NEW!!! A Tribute to Huell Howser -JULIAN, CA and the OASIS CAMEL DAIRY-Wednesday, May 15, $67  Julian, CA was described as "the ultimate Sunday drive destination" by PBS’ legendary, host Huell Howser.  We follow in his footsteps as we start the day with a tour of “Oasis -America’s First and Only Camel Dairy.”  This camel dairy has been featured on Dirty Jobs with Mike Rowe, Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmerman and Huell Howser’ s California Gold. From there, we spend the rest of the day in the charming gold-mining town of Julian.  Nestled among oak and pine forests in the beautiful Cuyamaca Mountains (elevation 4,200 feet). The entire town is a designated historic district and the shops and restaurants are housed in Victorian-style buildings dating back to the 1870s.  Lunch is on your own and make sure to try the fresh apple pie and cider!

NEW!!! TIBBIES GREAT AMERICAN CABARET Presents “Rockin’ the Keys!” -2 P.M Show, Sunday, May 19, $108 Join the cast of TIBBIES as we take you on another fun-filled musical journey...this time, through the hottest and most recognizable PIANO moments of all time in ROCKIN' THE KEYS, THE MUSIC OF ICONS! There are certain songs that you just know before you even hear a word a sung. Great artists like Billy Joel and Barry Manilow or Carly Simon and Melissa Manchester come to mind. Don't forget the classics by Sinatra or the rock ballads by mega groups Queen and Styx. This show celebrates them all...88 songs...one for each key on the piano!  All-inclusive 3 course dinner included!  All served by your professional singing and dancing wait staff.

NEW!!!  “Foodie Series”!  FOGO de CHAO Brazilian Steakhouse and The BROAD MUSEUM- Wed, May 29, $104 We start the day at one of our favorite restaurants Fogo de Chão in DTLA.  Fogo is an authentic, fine dining, full service Brazilian Steakhouse that has been setting the standard in Brazil for the past 35 years. The menu includes delectable cuts of fire-roasted meats such as sizzling steaks, lamb, chicken and pork carved tableside by Brazilian trained gaucho chefs. Also offered is a gourmet salad and sides bar consisting of salads, fresh-cut vegetables, cured meats, smoked salmon and imported cheeses, as well as a variety of traditional Brazilian side dishes such as the world famous such as pão de queijo (warm cheese bread).  From there, we’ll drive a few blocks to The Broad Museum.  A contemporary art museum named for Philanthropist Eli Broad (of KB Homes) who financed the $140 million building which houses the Broad art collection. When it debuted in 2015, The Broad blew away all expectations and is the repository for some of the most expensive, contemporary artwork on the planet.

SNEAK PEEK OF UPCOMING TOURS IN 2019:

NEW!!! MENOPAUSE: THE MUSICAL -Saturday, June 1, Welk Resort Escondido, 1:00 P.M. Matinee, $118 COME JOIN OUR SISTERHOOD! Four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles! See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for 16 years! It’s the Hilarious Celebration of Women and The Change!

NEW!!! LAUGHLIN with Australian Bee Gee’s Show the Riverside Casino!-June 11-13, Double $203, Single $237 Join us on our multi-day trip to Laughlin which includes a ticket to see the Australian Bee Gees tribute show. They have been a staple at the Excalibur Casino in LV for years! It's Saturday Night Fever every night! The performers authentic take on the trio’s clothes, style and moves showcase five decades of the Brothers Gibb's success as rock and disco legends. Includes ticket, 2 breakfast buffets,1 choice buffet.

SOLVANG MULTI-DAY + MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at the SOLVANG THEATRE- July 9-11, Single $435 / Double $321

 

COMING SOON-

-RENO, LAKE TAHOE, VIRGINIA CITY MULTIDAY TOUR

-MESQUITE MULTIDAY IN SEPTEMBER WITH “THE SOUND OF MUSIC” at the TUACAHN AMPHITHEATRE

-GAME AT DODGER’S STADIUM

Call now to be placed on the interest list for these 3 upcoming tours!!

 

 

 
 

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