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5-Point Star: 2015 Tour Schedule

December 2015

Chicago’s Magnificent Mile Shopping

1 day - December 12, 2015

Stretching from the Chicago River to Oak Street, Chicago’s Magnificent Mile

offers eight city blocks with over 460 retail stores. Amongst favorites like

American Girl, Niketown, and Crate & Barrel, you will find delectable restaurants, unique shops, museums and galleries. There is something to offer every style.

Chicago’s Magnificent Mile & Woodfield Mall

2 days - December 5-6, 2015

Our day begins with shopping on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. Enjoy an included breakfast before heading to the Woodfield Mall, where you are surrounded by more than 300 stores and restaurants. The Mall has a distinctive collection of shopping, dining, and entertainment like Macy’s, Nordstrom, Nike Store, Disney Store, Rainforest Café, Ruby Tuesday’s, and McDonald’s.

New Year’s Eve at the Island Casino

· At the Island Resort & Casino, Vegas-Style table games are a cut above the rest.  Choice of table game: Blackjack, Craps, Spanish 21, Three-Card Poker, Four-Card Poker and Let it Ride and provides action for players of every skill level.

· Experience poker at its finest in the award-winning Poker Room

· The slot floor is like no other in the Midwest. With over 1,200 games from renowned manufactures such as Aristocrat, IGT, Bally and Speilo, the floor not only features the newest games but the newest gaming technology.

· Bingo provides the hottest action around by offering live bingo seven days a week. Electronic bingo, high-­stakes pull tabs and daily promotions add to the excitement.


New Year’s Eve - Overnight @ Island Casino

3 days - December 30, 2015 - January 1, 2016


New Year’s Eve - Overnight @ Quality Inn

2 days - December 31, 2015 - January 1, 2016

Fireside Christmas - A Wonderful Life

1 day - December 10, 2015

The Fireside, located in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, is proud to celebrate 48 years of family hospitality. Browse the unique gift shops, enjoy award winning cuisine, and top it off with the matinee performance of one of the best professional theatre experiences Wisconsin has to offer.


A WONDERFUL LIFE captures all the magic of the film and so much more. With humor, pathos, beautiful dancing, and a brilliant musical score this Fireside production will shine with the true spirit of Christmas.

January 2016

Florida Winter Escape

17 Days -  February 21-March 8, 2016

24 Days - February 14-March 8, 2016

31 Days - February 21-March 22, 2016

38 Days - February 14-March 22, 2016

How better to escape the cold and snow of winter than with

Gold Star Tours’ Florida Winter Escape in sunny Orlando. While in Orlando, we will have a schedule of different activities to help create a memorable winter getaway. Day excursions will be planned so you can discover many of the area’s hidden treasures. Maybe you just want to enjoy the weather by relaxing at the pool. This tour is designed so you can do as much or as little as you would like.