SALISBURY HOUSE, DES MOINES – CHRISTMAS HOME TOUR – DECEMBER 1, 2017
Join us for the day and enjoy the Salisbury House and other homes on tour that are decorated for Christmas. The Salisbury House is a beautiful unique home that is outstanding when decorated for the season. We will also visit a local church bazaar. The cost for the home tours and lunch at Americana Restaurant is $135.00. Let us know if you are interested! Click here for more information.
MEXICAN RIVIERA CRUISE - JANUARY 26 - FEBRUARY 3, 2018
Can’t decide what to do for your 2018 winter get-away? Come join the GCSB Heritage Club and escape aboard the “Ruby Princess” cruising along the Mexican Riviera. We will have a pre-night stay in Long Beach on the “Queen Mary” (former ocean liner) Hotel and a “Glory Days” Historical Tour. Our ports of call are: Puerto Vallarta - excellent shopping and beaches; Mazatlan - known for its world-class fishing and beaches; and Cabo San Lucas - the El Arco, a stunning rock formation. A deposit of $500.00 per person is due now to hold your reservation. Final payment is due by October 21, 2017. Click here for a full itinerary.
THUNDER OVER LOUISVILLE - APRIL 18 – 23, 2018
The Kentucky Derby Festival kicks off each year with a two-week extravaganza to celebrate the thrill and pageantry of the most famous two minutes in sports. This unique tour and travel package includes exclusive elements not available to the general. It’s a once in a lifetime event! We’ll enjoy a walking tour of historic Churchill Downs and spend time roaming the derby museum. The Galt House Hotel is our headquarters while we enjoy the world’s largest fireworks display in a private condo overlooking the river. We’ll also enjoy the thrill of the nations most celebrated air show. The cost is $1980 double occupancy, which includes insurance for cancellations. The insurance premium of $82, however, will not be refundable. Down payment of $250 with final payment due March 1, 2018. Click here to view the full itinerary.
MYSTERY TRIP, MAY 7 - 9, 2018
We’ll be going on another mystery trip in May and the tentative dates are May 7 - 9, 2018. Watch for more information in our first quarter newsletter in January 2019.
NASHVILLE, JUNE 24 - 29, 2018
We’re heading to Music City and taking in the sights and sounds of Nashville, TN. We’ll be staying at the Opryland Hotel and on our first night we’ll be enjoying a dinner cruise and show along the Cumberland River. Among the sights we'll enjoy: Ryman Auditorium, Wild Horse Saloon, Studio B, Johnny Cash Museum, Country Music Hall of Fame, Patsy Cline Museum and a show at the Grand Ole Opry. Come and join in the fun!! The cost of this trip is $2,275 for double occupancy which includes cancellation insurance. A deposit of $150 is required when making your reservation with final payment due on March 9, 2018.
COLORS OF NEW ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 29 - OCTOBER 6, 2018
Please join us as we head to New England to see the beautiful colors Mother Nature provides. This trip is different than others the Heritage Club has taken in the past. We’ll be spending two nights in Boston and enjoy the history and markets this city provides. Then it's on to Stowe, VT where we’ll tour the Cold Hollow City Mill, Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory and learn about the history of maple sugaring. We’ll travel next to North Conway, RI and cruise Lake Winnipesaukee. In Boothbay Harbor, ME, we’ll learn about New England’s lobster industry and watch a lobster trap pulled onto a boat. We’ll also enjoy a lobster dinner. Our tour will end driving along the coast traveling through Kennebunkport, MA, on our way back to Boston. The cost for this trip for GCSB Heritage Club members is $3,729 for double occupancy plus $250 for insurance protection. Click here for a full itinerary.
BRANSON, MO - NOVEMBER 12 - 17, 2018
We’re still working out the details for this November 2018 Branson trip. The dates will be November 12 - 17, 2018. Watch for more information on this trip in our next newsletter and website; don’t forget to check all the trip updates.