“Finding Neverland” at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis is sure to be a treat for theater lovers and novices. Based on the Academy Award-nominated film, this musical tells the story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters – Peter Pan. Playwright J.M.Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers and becomes spellbound by their make-believe adventures. He sets out to write a play and finds Neverland, where nothing is impossible and the wonder of childhood lasts forever. A motor coach tour from Evansville will take you to the door of the Fox, and you’ll take in the play from your seat in the theatre’s orchestra section on the main floor.
Travel Date: Dec. 10
Cost: $149 per person
Included in the tour: Motor coach transportation from Evansville, coffee and doughnuts, orchestra seating at the Fox Theatre and related taxes and tips
In the 18th century illuminations were held to celebrate major events. The firing of guns and the lighting of fireworks signaled a military victory, the arrival of a new colonial governor or the reigning sovereign’s birthday. On a motor coach tour from Evansville, you can take in the sights and sounds of Grand Illumination in Colonial Williamsburg. You can stroll through the colonial area enoying music from multiple stages and celebrations all around. The evening culminates with fireworks from three different locations. Lodging at Colonial Williamsburg’s Woodlands Hotel offers easy access to the Historic Area. In addition to touring, the group will dine in two quaint taverns in the historic area. Along the way, the tour will visit Monticello and Yorktown National Battlefield. The highlight of the return trip is an overnight stay at The Greenbrier, which has been hosting guests since 1778. On the final day of the tour, the group will tour “The Bunker,” the former Government Relocation Center, which was built during the Cold War to serve as the seat of government in the event of nuclear war.
Travel Dates: Dec. 2-7
Cost: $1,737 per person, double occupancy
Included in the tour: Motor coach transportation, lodging for five nights, thirteen meals, admissions and touring, andrelated taxes, tips and baggage handling
Spain’s Classics! Ole’
Experience Spain’s colorful pageant of art, history and culture. Set against a backdrop that spans sunny Mediterranean shores and grand mountain ranges, this stunning destination is dotted with white pueblos and groves of oranges and olives. Explore the priceless treasures of the Royal Palace, one of Europe’s largest palaces. Visit the exotic and expansive Alhambra palace, resplendent with Moorish regal flair. See the Cathedral of Seville, the largest gothic cathedral in the world. Enjoy reserved seating at a flamenco show and feel the passion of this famous dance. Explore Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo. Become part of an authentic “paella experience” and learn how this rice dish is made and where it originated. Choose between a walking tour featuring Valencia’s historic treasures or exploring Valencia’s “City of Arts and Sciences” followed by learning how precious Lladro figurines are made. View Antonio Gaudi’s architectural masterpieces, including La Sagrada Familia. Spain beckons.
Travel Date: Sept. 9-19, 2017
Cost: $4,199 per person, double occupancy through March 10, 2017. Check for rates after March 10.
Included in the tour: Round trip air from Evansville Regional Airport, air taxes and fees/surcharges, hotel transfers, motorcoach transportation during land tour, 14 meals, 4-star lodging for nine nights and tours and admissions.
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