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Rhine Castles & Swiss Alps ~ AmaWaterways River Cruise

July 4, 2022 - July 11, 2022
Contoured by vineyard-clad hills and castles from yesteryear, the legendary Rhine captivates. Experience the allure of France’s Alsace region in its welcoming capital, Strasbourg, and its priceless gem, Riquewihr. Visit Freiburg, one of Germany’s sunniest cities and gateway to Black Forest. Fabled towns lost in time present you with the chance to taste local flavors—Rüdesheimer coffee and Kölsch beer—and to touch history up close with guided hikes and bike rides. Featured on this tour is Floriade 2022 - a rare horticultural exhibition that only happens every 10 years. While in Almere, right outside of Amsterdam, you will have the opportunity to admire the beauty of the flourishing gardens, explore the innovative sustainable gardening exhibits, and learn what a green future could look like. From Amsterdam’s colorful canals to the majestic Swiss Alps, journey into the heart of the destinations you visit.

Eastern Market

July 9, 2022
SOLD OUT, Waitlist only - Don't fight the crowds on Flower Day!  Join us for a leisurely day starting with an included brunch and ending at Eastern Market - the largest outdoor farmers market in the United States.

Michigan Under the Radar – Featuring Bay City

July 15, 2022
SOLD OUT, Waitlist only - Join us for a day of leisure in Bay City, Michigan.  Warmbier Farms, a Bay City River Boat Cruise and Bay City Antiques are all on our radar today.

My Fair Lady – Detroit Opera House

July 17, 2022
SOLD OUT, Waitlist only - Eliza Doolittle is a young flower seller with an unmistakable Cockney accent which keeps her in the lower rungs of Edwardian society. When Professor Henry Higgins tries to teach her how to speak like a proper lady, an unlikely friendship begins to flourish.  My Fair Lady features one of musical theatre’s greatest scores, including: “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?,” “With a Little Bit of Luck,” “The Rain in Spain,” “I Could Have Danced All Night,” “On the Street Where You Live,” “Get Me to the Church on Time,” and “I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face.”

Riding the Rails – West Virginia

July 19, 2022 - July 22, 2022
SOLD OUT, Waitlist only- The Mountain State is home to spirited small towns, undiscovered hidden gems and world-class outdoor adventures. In West Virginia, let the Cass Scenic Railroad lead you far away from everything—and a little closer to heaven. Feel free to stay awhile.

The Odd Couple – Turkeyville

July 20, 2022
This classic comedy opens as a group of the guys assemble for cards in the apartment of divorced Oscar Madison. And if the mess is any indication, it’s no wonder that his wife left him. Late to arrive is Felix Unger, who has just been separated from his wife. Fastidious, depressed and none too tense, Felix seems suicidal. But as the action unfolds, Oscar becomes the one with murder on his mind when the clean freak and the slob decide to room together with hilarious results as The Odd Couple is born.

Jackson Hot Air Jubilee

July 23, 2022
In 1983 a group of Hot Air Balloon enthusiasts who lived in and around Jackson came up with the dream of a family friendly event for the Jackson Community. The Hot Air Jubilee was born.

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!

Sherlock Holmes & the Adventure of the Ghost Machine – Purple Rose Theatre

July 28, 2022
Almost sold out! - London: November, 1905. England and the world are changing. As civilization edges towards the horrors of World War I, every day brings new tensions in Europe and technological advances that make Victorian England feel like a distant dream. Into the rooms of Sherlock Holmes come Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison—with new inventions that will alter the course of human history—only both inventions have gone missing.

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.