VALENTINE DAY MYSTERY TRIP
Thursday, February 14th Cost $89
A great day to get out of town on Valentine’s Day.
Enjoy the day filled with surprises & lots of laughter! A real adventure is in store today! Lunch & snacks are provided & everything else is a Mystery! You’ll be glad you came along!
MACON’S INTERNATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL
Thursday, March 28th Cost: $95
Each March, there are over 3,000 Yoshino cherry trees blooming in Macon. That is why Macon hold the title as the Cherry Blossom Capital of the World. This event has grown to become one of the Top 20 in the South. We are hoping to see the beautiful blossoms today. Lunch is
included @ S & S Cafeteria. We will stop by the Visitor’s Center to view the colorful exhibits and informative time-line, watch the 11- minute video & browse in the gift shop. Afterwards, we will for depart with our step-on guide & enjoy hearing the rich, colorful history of Macon. There will be several stops along the Cherry Blossom Trail for pictures with breath taking scenery. You will enjoy stopping @ St. Joseph Catholic Church, a reminiscent of European Cathedrals. This is an inspiring site with Bavarian stained glass, Italian marble carvings, beautiful statues ad sacred altars. Later afternoon, we will drop off our guide & begin our journey home in awe @ all the beauty we have seen today.
SWAN LAKE & IRIS GARDENS & FRYAR’S TOPIARY GARDENS
Tuesday, May 7th Cost: $85
Our journey today takes us to Swan Lake & Iris Gardens in Sumter to see the Japanese Irises in bloom (usually they are in full bloom the 1st 2 weeks in May). The park has 8 species of swans which makes it the only park to have them in the United States.
You will enjoy seeing the flowers and colorful islands in the lake. Be sure & stop by the gift shop. Lunch is included today @ a local restaurant. After lunch, we will continue to Bishopville to see the Pearl Fryar topiary Garden. Afterwards, we will begin our journey back to Greenwood with memories of all the beauty we saw today.
BIBLICAL HISTORY CENTER
Saturday, May 25th $130
What an Experience! Historical, Authentic, Educational & Spiritual! Join us as we depart early this morning to visit an archaeological museum exploring daily life in ancient times. Dine on a Passover Meal much like Jesus ate @ the Last Supper. The Biblical Meal is a four-course meal consisting of 15 different food items, including soup, salad, fruit, main dish, dessert and all beverages (grape juice, water or wine). Your guide from the museum will explain ancient meal practices including Passover and the Last Supper and the setting of the table. When you visit the Biblical Life Artifacts Gallery you will have the opportunity to look back @ ancient times. The 250 artifacts from the National Treasures of Israel are exhibited in life-like settings. The exhibits are: The Life of the Farmer, Old Testament Period Tomb, New Testament Period Tomb, Old Testament Period House, New Testament Period House, The Life of the Fisherman & Undersea Ship Disaster Exhibit. Always a special highlight to the museum is a walk through the Archaeological Replica Garden where you will see daily life in Biblical times come to life in The Life of the Shepard, the Life of the Farmer, Life of the Village and Roman Theater and Market Street. This will be a day to remember as we begin our journey home.
APPLES & FALL FOLIAGE
Tuesday, October 22nd Cost: $80
See the fall foliage as we journey to Hendersonville in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina. There will be a stop @ a local farm to buy apples, pumpkins, cabbages & other produce. We will visit the Farmer’s Market to shop with the vendors for arts, crafts & locally grown food. Lunch will be @ Golden Corral (included). Then, stop @ Historic Hendersonville to visit the Mast General Store & local shops & enjoy a day in the mountains.
THE REAL CHRISTMAS STORY @ NARROWAY THEATRE
Fort Mill, NC
Saturday, Nov. 16th Cost: $85
You will enjoy a delicious Christmas lunch & during the matinee enjoy your favorite Christmas scenes & Christmas songs as the REAL CHRISTMAS Story comes alive! An amazing experience for all ages.