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A day trip rejuvenates the spirit; it’s a mental health escape!

Give yourself a “mental health” day by strolling through a garden, dining in a unique setting, enjoying a scenic vista, or attending a seasonal celebration.  Daytrip areas include the San Francisco and the Bay Area, Napa and Sonoma , and the Gold Country.

 February 2016
Frank Sinatra on Valentine's Day
1 Day - Waiting List!
February 14, 2016
Gallo Center-Modesto

This tribute to Frank Sinatra and the Harry James Orchestra comes to the Gallo on Valentine’s Day. Includes Canal Street Grille lunch.
$149.00 Per Person

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Girls Night- The Musical
1 Day
February 27, 2016
Gallo Center - Modesto

See the Off-Broadway sensation that audiences can’t get enough of.  Share the fun and laughter in this hilarious, feel-good comedy as five girlfriends re-live their past, celebrate their present, and look to the future on a wild night out!  Featuring the most famous female empowerment hits of the last four decades including “Lady Marmalade,” “It’s Raining Men,” “Man I Feel Like a Woman,” “I Will Survive,” and many more. This show is like “Desperate Housewives” meets “Mamma Mia!”
Dinner at Canal Street Grille.
$139.00 Per Person

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 March 2016
Beach Blanket Babylon
1 Day - Waiting List!
March 6, 2016
Laugh until you cry at Beach Blanket Babylon. The show brings out the zany best at this San Francisco institution’s cabaret-style musical spoof of pop culture with extravagant costumes and outrageously huge hats.  

Now in its 42nd year of sold-out performances, it is the longest running musical revue in theater history, premiering in 1974. 

Lunch at Bubba Gump Shrimp Company.
 
$159.00 Per Person

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Sweets, Planes and Suds
1 Day - Limited Seats!
March 10, 2016
Tour the Jelly Belly factory, sampling Ronald Reagan’s favorite candy. Visit Travis Air Force Base’s Heritage Center museum and dine at the Delta Breeze Club. Finish by touring Budweiser Brewery and sampling some of its products or opt for soft drinks. 

 
 *Note for this trip- A government issued photo ID will be required for entrance to Travis Air Force Base.  
We will have to have your government issued photo ID number and Social Security number called into our office at least 45 days prior to the trip and you will be required to show your ID the day of the trip as well.

 
$109.00 Per Person

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Daffodils at Ironstone
1 Day
March 18, 2016
Daffodils are the classic harbinger of spring. Enjoy the acres of daffodils blooming at Ironstone
Vineyards where the Kautz family has planted thousands of daffodil bulbs on the winery grounds.
Enjoy a hosted luncheon in Ironstone’s demonstration kitchen, adjacent to the music room.
$109.00 Per Person

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 April 2016
Gypsy
1 Day
April 9, 2016
Lesher Theater-Walnut Creek

Coming to Walnut Creek’s Dean Lesher Theater, Gypsy has been acclaimed as the greatest american musical, and is loosely based on the 1957 memoirs of the famous striptease artist, Gypsy Rose Lee. Lunch before the show is at traveler favorite Zephyr Grill & Bar where fresh, seasonal entrees will be announced in the early spring. 
$159.00 Per Person

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Safari West
1 Day - Waiting List!
April 12, 2016
Join us on a walking and driving African adventure in Sonoma County, riding a specalized safari vehicle alongside herds of exotic wildlife for intimate views of giraffes, gazelles, zebras, oryx, antelopes, wildebeest and many of the other 900 animals in this 400-acre African savannah setting. Enjoy a BBQ chicken luncheon at Safari West served with pasta, grilled vegetables, beans, pasta salad, green salad and chef’s choice of dessert.
$189.00 Per Person

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Safari West
1 Day - Waiting List!
April 13, 2016
*Additional Date Added

Join us on a walking and driving African adventure in Sonoma County, riding a
specialized safari vehicle alongside herds of exotic wildlife for intimate views of giraffes, gazelles, zebras, oryx, antelopes, wildebeest and many of the other 900 animals in this 400-acre African savannah setting. Enjoy a BBQ chicken luncheon at Safari West served with pasta, grilled vegetables, beans, pasta salad, green salad and chef’s choice of dessert.
$189.00 Per Person

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Jamestown Wildflower Train
1 Day - Waiting List!
April 16, 2016
April is wildflower season in the Sierra Foothills, when green hillsides bloom with orange poppies, purple lupine, white popcorn flowers, yellow gold fields, and a variety of other flowers. Watch for wildflowers blooming near the tracks during your steam-train ride from Jamestown’s Railtown 1897.
Lunch is at the Willow Steakhouse & Saloon.
 
$119.00 Per Person

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Filoli Mansion & Gardens
1 Day
April 20, 2016
Springtime is spectacular in the gardens of Filoli Mansion, built during America’s Gilded
Age with the fortune from the Empire Mine in Grass Valley. Enjoy a docent tour of this
beautiful mansion and gardens which were used as the setting for the long-running TV
series “Dynasty“ and visit the outstanding garden shop.
Lunch at Trellis Restaurant.
$119.00 Per Person

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Million Dollar Quartet
1 Day
April 23, 2016
Gallo Center-Modesto

This Tony Award-winning Broadway musical was inspired by the true story of the famed recording session that brought together rock
‘n roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time.  This thrilling musical takes you inside the recording studio with an irresistible tale of broken promises, secrets, betrayal and celebrations. The score features timeless hits including “Blue Suede Shoes,” “That’s All Right,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” “Great Balls of Fire,” and so much more! 
Lunch at Canal Street Grille
$189.00 Per Person

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A Day at the Races
1 Day - Limited Seats!
April 30, 2016
Enjoy a day of horseracing at Golden Gate Fields, located in Berkeley on the shore of 
San Francisco Bay. The day includes The San Francisco Mile Stakes, this is a Grade III 
event and an elegant buffet luncheon at the Turf Club. 
$109.00 Per Person

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 May 2016
Alcatraz Island & Cell House Tour
1 Day
May 10, 2016
Take a ferry cruise to Alcatraz, the infamous and notorious former federal prison - home
to Al Capone, George “Machine Gun” Kelley, and Robert “The Birdman” Stroud. Alcatraz
Island has been the site of several movies. Clint Eastwood escaped from Alcatraz, Burt
Lancaster raised birds there, and Sean Connery and Nicholas Cage nearly blew it up.
Lunch at Pompei's Grotto. 

Please Note!
The route from the Alcatraz dock to the
Cell House includes a quarter-mile walk
up a steep hill (12% grade). There is a tram
to transport those who cannot make the
walk. It is available on a first-come
first-serve basis.
Additionally, there is often a 30 minute
wait in line for boarding the ship.
$159.00 Per Person

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Shenandoah Wines & Vines
1 Day - New Trip!
May 16, 2016
Travel through Shenandoah Valley in the Sierra foothills for a day of wine tasting and fine dining.
This area is home to historic and new wineries, rolling hills and cattle ranches.
Lunch is at Taste Restaurant in historic Plymouth.
 
$129.00 Per Person

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The Diamonds
1 Day - New Trip!
May 21, 2016
El Campanil Theatre- Antioch

In 1957 The Diamonds  released an instant million selling hit called Little Darlin’. The song sold approximately 20 million copies worldwide and has been dubbed “the National Anthem of Rock and Roll”.  They have garnered three Gold Records (Silhouettes, The Stroll, Little Darlin’), 33 appearances on American Bandstand, been inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame and the Doo-Wop Hall of Fame and contributed tothe the American Graffiti soundtrack.
Lunch before the 2 p.m. at The Point Restaurant in Rio Vista. 
$119.00 Per Person

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Napa River Cruise
1 Day
May 23, 2016
Enjoy a three-hour cruise along the Napa River, traveling on the M/V River Dolphin roundtrip from Vallejo to just below the city of Napa. Begin at the historic Vallejo waterfront, across from the Mare Island Naval Shipyard where U.S. Navy ships were built for over 100 years, the first being a wooden sloop-of-war for the Spanish American War and the last a nuclear submarine.
Lunch onboard.
$149.00 Per Person

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Motown- The Musical
1 Day
May 26, 2016
Sacramento Musical Theater

It began as one man’s story… became everyone’s music… and is now Broadway’s musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same beat. Featuring classic songs such as “My Girl” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough.” Lunch at the Claim Jumper Restaurant. 
$179.00 Per Person

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 June 2016
Crocker, Warhol & Stanford
1 Day - New Trip!
June 7, 2016
Examine Andy Warhol’s fascination with celebrity and the art of portraiture in the Crocker Museum’s exhibition of 168 drawings, personal memorabilia and portrait paintings. The exhibit reveals how Warhol transformed this genre into the status symbol of an era. 

The Leland Stanford Mansion State Historic Park has beautifully restored the Stanford’s Victorian Sacramento mansion where they lived during the Gold Rush, his term as governor and California Senator. The docent-led tour reveals insights into this powerful couple and California politics during the latter half of the 1800s.

Lunch at Foundation Restaurant.
$124.00 Per Person

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The Kingsmen, The Surfaris & The Tokens
1 Day - New Trip!
June 11, 2016
Gallo Center- Modesto

This concert features one of the great party bands of all-time, The Kingsmen (“Louie, Louie”) with original members Dick Peterson and Mike Mitchell. There’s The Surfaris (“Wipe Out”, “Surfer Joe”) with original guitarist Bob Berryhill, plus The Tokens (“The Lion Sleeps Tonight”) also featuring original members, brothers Mitch and Phil Margo. The show’s host is legendary radio disc jockey Brian Beirne.

Dinner at Canal Street Grille.
$149.00 Per Person

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Fun & Funky Mystery
1 Day - New Trip!
June 22, 2016

Here’s a trip with a sense of adventure, a little silly-spookiness, and some natural beauty. 
You don’t want to be shark bait or get stuck in the jungle, or the jail.  We are going to an area with generally good summer weather and introducing a new activity as well as a variation on an old favorite.

Note: This mystery is different than any other we have offered. It features an interactive 
experience with hysterical-historical stories and you may be asked to be part of the fun!

 
$139.00 Per Person

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Calaveras Big Trees State Park
1 Day - New Trip!
June 28, 2016
“The most beautiful antiques are not found in stores.”  WishHunt.com

Spend a day in a grove of “beautiful antiques” by visiting Calaveras Big Trees State Park for an easy walk through Giant Sequoias, a picnic luncheon, and a ranger talk about the Sequoiadendron Giganteum (the scientientific name for Giant Sequoias).
$109.00 Per Person

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Hello Dolly
1 Day - New Trip!
June 30, 2016
Music Circus-Sacramento

This irresistible musical theatre classic glitters with happy songs, high-energy choreography and elaborate costumes. Matchmaker Dolly Levi rediscovers love for herself as she introduces romance into the lives of wealthy shopkeeper Horace Vandergelder. Features “It Only Takes A Moment,” “Put On Your Sunday Clothes” and the title number, one of the most beloved songs in American musical comedy. 
Lunch at Lucca Restaurant.

 
$149.00 Per Person

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 July 2016
Golden Follies
1 Day - New Trip!
July 10, 2016
El Campanil Theatre- Antioch

Enjoy a spirited musical performance by a group of Bay Area performers age 55 and over in a recently restored historic theater on Antioch’s waterfront. Enjoy the mimosa Sunday brunch at the Lone Tree Golf Club & Hotel.
$119.00 Per Person

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Cabaret
1 Day - New Trip!
July 28, 2016
Music Circus-Sacramento

Welcome to Berlin’s infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly for a crowd wanting to leave their troubles behind. As life in pre-WWII Germany grows more troubled, how long can the show and the decadence surrounding it go on? This Tony-winning classic has some of the most memorable songs in theatre history, including “Cabaret” and “Willkommen.” Lunch at Fat City in Old Town.
 
$149.00 Per Person

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 August 2016
Nice Work-If You Can Get It
1 Day - New Trip!
August 11, 2016
Music Circus-Sacramento

Broadway's smash hit song-and-dance spectacular with the music of George and Ira Gershwin in a sparkling, high-stepping musical comedy. To a songbook of the greatest American songs, a cast of bootleggers, chorus girls, playboys and politicians, creates hilarity in a glorious Long Island mansion in the rip-roaring 1920s. With “Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off,” “I’ve Got a Crush on You” and “Someone to Watch Over Me.” 
Lunch at Foundation Restaurant.
$149.00 Per Person

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The Hunchback of Notre Dame
1 Day - New Trip!
August 25, 2016
Music Circus-Sacramento

This  new musical is a collaboration of two American musical theatre masters, Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast) and Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin). With a lush, emotionally rich score and beautiful choral arrangements, it’s a dramatic retelling of the epic but tragic Victor Hugo novel. Darker than the Disney film, closer in plot to the novel, the musical showcases the film’s 
Oscar-nominated  songs. Lunch at Claim Jumper.
$149.00 Per Person

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San Francisco Giants vs. Arizona Diamondbacks
1 Day
August 31, 2016
A wonderful day for baseball fans as the San Francisco Giants and 
the Arizona Diamondbacks meet.   
Enjoy club level seating at San Francisco’s AT&T Park for this day game.

Your day includes a lunch from Marina Market.
$179.00 Per Person

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 October 2016
Blue Angels at Fleetweek
1 Day
October 8, 2016
Watch the Navy’s Blue Angels perform thrilling maneuvers in tight formation over San Francisco Bay. Enjoy a champagne luncheon onboard the Hornblower’s San Francisco Belle, a paddle-wheeler with three enclosed decks, spacious sun deck and wrap-around decks for excellent views of the air show.
$189.00 Per Person

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 November 2016
Cirque du Soleil "LUZIA"
1 Day - New Trip!
November 20, 2016
AT&T Park Under the Grand Chapiteau

Because they are so unique, it is nearly impossible to explain a Cirque du Soleil experience to people who have never seen one of its performances.  Known for its breathtaking stunts, avante-garde costumes and stylish music, Cirque du Soleil has breathtakingly reinvented the circus with a French-Canadian twist. 
Sunday Brunch at Delancey Street Restaurant.
$199.00 Per Person

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