April 4(Wed) – Chicago Day – We have theater shows on these dates but have some extra seats on the bus for you! Enjoy drop-offs on Rush & Superior (Michigan Ave. & Water Tower) and the Loop (Macy’s & Block 37). Depart at 8:30 am and depart Chicago at 4:30 pm, returning back to Rockford about 7:00 pm. Cost is $40 per person for your transportation.
April 26(Thur) – Visit Eataly and Enjoy Time on Michigan Ave. This multi-functional “marketplace” where you shop, taste and enjoy high quality traditional Italian products has been a favorite destination for us for several years! There are 23 restaurants, eateries and food counters for your snacking pleasure, along with cooking and baking supplies. Spend your morning here with time to explore Michigan Ave. and Water Tower Place! Cost is $40 per person for your transportation.
May 17(Thur) – Chicago Day – We have theater shows on these dates but have some extra seats on the bus for you! Enjoy drop-offs on Rush & Superior (Michigan Ave. & Water Tower) and the Loop (Macy’s & Block 37). Depart at 8:30 am and depart Chicago at 4:30 pm, returning back to Rockford about 7:00 pm. Cost is $40 per person for your transportation.
May 31(Thur) – Chicago’s Fabulous Fountains, the award-winning journalist, editor, Chicago historian and author Greg Borzo will be our tour guide as we visit and drive by more than a dozen of Chicago’s most interesting and beautiful fountains! We will have lunch at another fabulous fountain in Pazzo’s Cucina Italiana Restaurant. We depart the Highcrest Centre parking lot at 8:00 am and return back to Rockford about 6:00 pm. Cost is $95 per person; this includes your tour, luncheon, and transportation.
June 21(Thur) – Vintage Fashion Show and Luncheon in Joliet Illinois. We begin our day with a backstage tour and mini organ concert at the famous Rialto Theater, then on to the historic Henry Jacob Mansion for lunch. Enjoy a time capsule of fashion and elegance of so many beautifully preserved “classics” spanning over 120 years! See clothes worn from the Civil War Era to crinolines and miniskirts! Learn about the actual people who wore them, including humorous and interesting details, which highlight each garment’s individual history. A perfect combination of history and fashion! Cost is $98 per person; includes tours and luncheon. Depart at 8:00 am and return back to Rockford about 5:30 pm.
June 28(Thur) – Chicago Botanic Garden – Tram Tour with Hot Buffet Lunch and Shopping in Lake Forest.
October 25(Thur) – JEWELRY, FASHION & ACCESSORIES SHOW, Donald E. Stephens Convention CenterRosemont, IL. TransWorld Exhibits is one of the largest independent trade show producers in the United States and has been successfully serving buyers and sellers since 1966. In one of the most vital and vibrant markets in the country, they bring you a bustling shopping environment with hundreds of vendors of apparel, accessories, and excitement! This show will meet your personal fashion preferences with a really FUN shopping experience and HUGE savings! We will depart the West end of the Highcrest Centre parking lot at 9:00 am and depart the show at 3:30 pm. Cost is $43 per person; this includes your admission and transportation.
1662 N. Alpine Road
Rockford, IL 61107