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Cranbrook Gardens

June 15, 2022
Incredible vistas at every turn, the relaxing melody of water streaming out of iconic fountains, the comforting smell of flowers in many remarkable gardens, the feeling of the rich history, exceptional craftmanship, and architectural wonder all around you...just a taste of what awaits at Cranbrook Gardens.

Tranquility by the Lake

June 30, 2022
Spend a relaxing summer day by Lake Erie. In the morning visit Schedel Gardens & Arboretum. This 17-acre garden is a hidden treasure with unparalleled beauty and tranquility.  Take a tour of the Marblehead Lighthouse and visit the Keeper's Home as well.

Destination Unknown

July 26, 2022
SOLD OUT - Waitlist only! Join us for an exciting mystery tour -with a twist!  We tell you everything that you are doing, but not the destination!

Ann Arbor featuring Matthaei Botanical Gardens

July 30, 2022
Spend the day with us in Ann Arbor.  Take a guided tour of the Matthaei Botanical Gardens with a knowledgeable docent and have free time to explore the gardens on your own.  Lunch is included at The Gandy Dancer - one of our favorites!  End the day shopping at The Ann Arbor Farmers Market - a 102 year old institution.

Chicago Getaway

August 24, 2022 - August 26, 2022
Must register by June 20th - Enjoy a relaxing summer getaway to Chicago, IL! Stay at a beautiful Lakefront property located on Navy Pier. The spectacular lakefront skyline is the backdrop to a lively mix of fine food, fun times, vibrant arts, rich history, and a warm Midwest welcome.

Nashville

August 29, 2022 - September 3, 2022
Almost sold out! - Feel the spirit of Tennessee with each song you hear, bite you take, and sight you see. Immerse yourself in the history and sounds of the state that has created the Soundtrack of America.

Hidden Lake Gardens

September 1, 2022
A 755 acre botanical garden, arboretum, and conservatory owned by Michigan State University and featuring annuals, bulbs, perennials, shrubs, trees, and tropical plants of both native and exotic origin. Enjoy a guided tour with a naturalist as well as free time on your own to explore.

Dow Gardens & Whiting Forest Canopy Walk

September 8, 2022
Join us for a day of nature & beauty in Midland, MI!

Cleveland & Cuyahoga Valley

September 22, 2022 - September 23, 2022
Leave the driving to someone else and join this memorable fall train ride, which offer brilliant pockets of color throughout the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.  Let the stress-free gawking begin.

Lancaster & Philadephia, PA – featuring David at the Sight & Sound Theatre

October 4, 2022 - October 7, 2022
With original music inspired by the Psalms, "David" is a state of-the-art theatrical experience for the whole family. Witness one of the most legendary Bible stories as it comes to life with spectacular special effects, massive sets, and live animals in this brand-new stage production.    

Autumn in Shipshewana

October 4, 2022 - October 5, 2022
Charismatic international singing star Daniel O'Donnell, is one of Ireland's best known performers from Australia to Alaska.

The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island

October 24, 2022 - October 27, 2022
Since 1887 Grand Hotel beckons guests to a bygone era of old-world hospitality and charm. Experience the tradition of Afternoon Tea in the Parlor, dressing up for dinner, nightly dancing to the sounds of the Grand Hotel Orchestra, and sitting in a rocking chair on the world’s longest porch with views of the Straits of Mackinac.

The Mousetrap – The Barns at Nappanee, Home of Amish Acres

October 28, 2022 - October 29, 2022
Enjoy this small-town getaway to Elkhart, Indiana to see "The Mouse Trap" at the Barnes of Nappanee (formerly Amish Acres).  Take a step back in time as you experience the slow-paced life of the Amish, as well as visiting locally owned shops and eateries.

Southern Charms – Charleston & Savannah

November 5, 2022 - November 12, 2022
Selling quickly! Sweet tea and the sea.  Magnolias and Muscadine.  Fresh, ripe peaches and inviting pillared porches.  Follow the oak-lined streets to the endless delights awaiting in the genteel South.  Discover the Low Country with a trip to Savannah, GA and Charleston, SC.