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July 2014

Classic Oldies Cruise

3 days - July 22-24, 2014

The Classic Oldies Cruise will let you relive the classic hits of the 30’s, 40’s, and 50’s with the hits of Patsy Cline, Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Elvis, Johnny Cash, and more!

August 2014

Apostle Island

3 days - August 11-13, 2014

Our adventure takes us to Ashland, Wi where we will overnight on the shores of Lake Superior.  Enjoy a tour of Bayfield, a lunch at the Victorian Mansion, the Rittenhouse Inn, take a cruise and discover the beauty of the islands.

New York in the Fall

8 days - September 6-13, 2014

Experience the sites and sounds of New York City, including the optional Broadway play, “Wicked”.  View the skyline from the Top of the Rock, discover Uptown-Midtown, visit Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty.  Enjoy the boardwalk, casinos, and attractions at Atlantic City. 

September 2014

October 2014

Southwest Peaks & Canyons

12 days - October 3-14, 2014

Tour Colorado Springs’ Air Force Academy, visit Garden of the Gods, take the Cog Train up to Pike’s Peak.  Cruise Lake Powell, be awed by the Glen Canyon.  Enjoy Albuquerque's Balloon Fiesta. 

December 2014

Day at the Fireside - A Fireside Christmas

1 day - December 13, 2014

The Fireside’s Christmas show has become a must see tradition for tens of thousands of people throughout the nation. It’s their mission each holiday season to bring you a show that will re-kindle the true Christmas spirit in all of us. Through songs, stories, and dances – both traditional and original – they commit  themselves to capturing the very heart and essence of the holiday season.

Day at the Fireside - Smokey Joe’s Cafe

1 day - August 30th, 2014

Ontario Escape

7 days - July 21-27, 2014

Discover awe-inspiring Niagara Falls aboard the Horn Blower Cruise, see the area with a tour, take in a show, and stroll the streets of Niagara-on-the-Lake.  Visit Toronto’s Beautiful Casa Loma, enjoy dinner and the view from the CN Tower.

South Dakota:  Deadwood

6 Days - September 23-28, 2013

Deadwood, South Dakota, is where Wild Bill Hickok’s luck ran out, but yours begins!  Find your riches and your inner outlaw as you walk in the footsteps of legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, and Seth Bullock.  Not much has changed in Deadwood, it is still a town wild at heart.  From the history of the first inhabitants to the diversity of America today, Mount Rushmore brings you face to face with the rich heritage we all share.  The Crazy Horse Memorial honors the culture, tradition, and living heritage of North American Indians.  Continuing the progress on the world’s largest mountain sculpture, carving a memorial to the spirit of legendary Lakota leader Crazy Horse and his culture. 

Tunica Mississippi: The South’s Casino Capital

6 days - September 14-19, 2014

Tunica has non-stop excitement with its nine world-class casino hotels that have the best gaming, sensational dining, and the greatest live entertainment between Atlantic City and Las Vegas.  There is more to Tunica than world-class 24/7 casino excitement. If you look beyond the slot machines and table games, you will discover unique shopping, exceptional restaurants, and relaxing day spas.

Agawa Canyon & Mackinac Island

4 days - September 23-26, 2014

View the fall colors of Algoma Country aboard the Algoma Central Railway.  Take the ferry to Mackinac Island and enjoy a carriage tour before exploring the island on your own.  Try the optional lunch at the Grand Hotel. 

Treasure Island Resort Casino

3 days - September 29-October 1, 2014

3 days - October 20-22, 2014

Welcome aboard the La Crosse Queen for a sightseeing cruise on the upper Mississippi River. Visit historic Red Wing with all it’s diverse shops and restaurants.  Enjoy the many attractions that Treasure Island has to offer:  gaming, indoor pool, fitness center, bowling, and lounges.

Capital Colors

9 days - October 20-28, 2014

Enjoy the Fall colors in Shenandoah National Park, go back in time at Historical Williamsburg, discover the monuments in Washington DC.  Explore Philadelphia and learn about the Pennsylvania Amish. 

A Country Christmas Featuring Nashville & Louisville

6 days - December 7-12, 2014

Treasure Island Resort Casino

3 days - September 29-October 1, 2014

3 days - October 20-22, 2014

Welcome aboard the La Crosse Queen for a sightseeing cruise on the upper Mississippi River. Visit historic Red Wing with all it’s diverse shops and restaurants.  Enjoy the many attractions that Treasure Island has to offer:  gaming, indoor pool, fitness center, bowling, and lounges.

2014 Tour Schedule

November 2014

Branson Christmas

6 days - November 9-14, 2014

5 days - November 17-21, 2014

The "Live Music Show Capital of the World", Branson, MO, is truly a one of a kind vacation destination. There are more than 50 live performance theaters with more than a 100 different shows playing, three pristine lakes, dozens of attractions and museums, an Historic Downtown district, and shopping galore. There is world class entertainment around every corner. Join us for an unforgettable experience! Whether it be the fall colors or the sounds of Christmas you are looking for we have it all! Each tour offers it’s own unique combination of shows and entertainment.

Chicago’s Magnificent Mile

1 Day - December 13, 2014

Departure Locations:  Green Bay, Appleton, Neenah, Oshkosh, Fond du Lac, Lomira, and Allenton

Chicago’s Magnificent Mile - Featuring Woodfield Mall

2 Days - December 6-7, 2014

Departure Locations:  Escanaba, Powers, Stephenson, Menominee, Peshtigo, Oconto, Green Bay, Appleton, Oshkosh, Fond du Lac

Fox River Mall

1 Day - November 22, 2014

Departure Locations: Escanaba, Bark River, Powers, Stephenson, Menominee, Peshtigo

Chicago’s Magnificent Mile

1 Day - November 15, 2014

1 Day - December 13, 2014

Departure Locations:  Green Bay, Appleton, Neenah, Oshkosh, Fond du Lac, Lomira, and Allenton

The Mall of America

2 Days - November 22-23, 2014

Departure Locations: Green Bay, Appleton, Oshkosh, Fond du Lac