Travel Shoppe

Contact Laura at the Colonial Club, 837-4611 ext 129 or ljennings@colonialclub.org, for more information. Brochures are also available on the Travel Bulletin Board at the Colonial Club.

Day Trip Opportunities

 

UW Varsity Spring Band Concert -  Thursday, April 19, 2018. Enjoy this full theatrical production and dinner at World Buffet. Registration deadline is Wednesday, January 31. The cost is $98 or $95 for club 301 premium members.

 

 

NEW HoChunk in Madison -Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Wednesdays are Glory Days, which means added perks for players 50 and older! We will take the Colonial Club bus and leave at 9:45 a.m and return at approximately 2:30 p.m. Cost is $12 per person and $10 for Club 301 premium members. If you are using a wheelchair, please let us know when you register. Registration deadline is Wednesday, April 18, 2018. We need a minimum of 6 and maximum of 12 for this trip.


 Happy Days: A New Musical at Palace Theatre in Wisconsin Dells -  Sunday, May 20, 2018. Be entertained with Laverne and Shirley at the Palace Theatre by this hilarious feel-good musical with 21 original songs. Trip also includes a visit to the Fawn Creek Winery. The cost is $120 or $112 for club 301 premium members.

 

HoChunk at the Dells - Thursday, May 10, 2018.   Thursdays are Sweet Silver Day- added perks for passengers 50 and older! Also note shorter day.We will leave Colonial Club at 8:55 am and return at approximately 3:15 pm.Cost is $30 per person and $28 for Club 301 premium members. For this price, you will receive transportation and $25 in Reward Play on valid HoChunk player cards. If you need a chairlift for a wheelchair or to board the bus but you can transfer to a regular bus seat, please let us know when you register. Registration deadline isFriday, April 27, 2018. Please provide your name, address, and telephone number, date of birth and player card number when you register. Bring your photo ID with you because you might be a big winner! If fewer than 10 people sign up, pickup site TBD.

 

Polish Chicago - Saturday, August 11, 2018. Travel to Chicago and tour St. Hyacinth Basillica, in the center of Chicago's Polonia neighborhood. Have lunch at Staropolsks's and then head to the Polish Museum of America. End the day with samples and shopping at Endy's Deli and Kurowski's Sausage. The bus will leave Colonial Club at 6:35 am and return to Colonial Club at approximately 7:15 pm.The cost of this Badger Bus trip is $155 or $147 for Club 301 premium members. The deadline to sign up is Tuesday, July 3, 2018.

Rock River Boats & Bluffs -Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Board the Pride of Oregon paddle wheel boat and enjoy lunch and a relaxing river cruise that goes past Lowden State park. Stop at the Anderson Japanese Gardens where you can stroll through this 12th century style garden that features paths, pools, streams, lanterns, pagodas and more. The bus leaves Colonial Club at 8:00 a.m. and returns at approximately 6:45 p.m. The cost of this Badger Bus trip is $109 or $104 for Club 301 premium members. The registration deadline is Tuesday, August 14, 2018.


 

 

Extended Travel

 

Creation & The Ark - April 16 to April 19, 2018. This bus tour takes you to Northern Kentucky to experience The Ark Encounter, the largest timber frame structure in the US. Also included are visits to Cathedral Basilica of Assumption and Stargazer Planetarium at the Creation Museum. This tour is presented by Badger Bus Tours and the cost is $725/ person for double occupancy.

 

Niagara Falls - May 28- June 1, 2018.   First stop for this bus tour on the way to Niagara Falls is a night at Caesar's Casino in Windsor, Ontario. Experience Glass blowing, Seneca Niagara Casino, Konzelmann Estate Winery and more! This tour is presented by Badger Bus Tours and the cost is $715/ person for double occupancy.


Shades of Ireland - June 23 to July 2, 2018.   Wind your way toward the Emerald Isle and begin your tour in Dublin where you can discover St. Patrick's Cathedral, Grafton Street, O'Connell Street, the River Liffey and more. Kiss the Blarney Stone and travel to charming Killarney. Sail breathtaking lakes and enjoy authentic Irish fare. You will spend a day in Limerick showcasing King John's Castle and the Treaty Stone. Visit the Cliffs of Moher and learn about whiskey craftsmanship at Tullamore and Kilbeggan in the heart of Ireland. This tour is presented by Collette Tours and the cost is $3749 per person for a double occupancy.

 


Apostle Islands -  September 4 thru September 7, 2018. Enjoy Bayfield's honest and unspoiled beauty when you take this tour on the shores of Lake Superior.  Visit Mad​el​​ine Island and browse through the historic Woods Hall Craft Shop and other uniques gift shops​.​You will also take a Grand Tour through the heart of the islands​ ​and then visit the Old Rittenhouse Inn​. ​Finally, enjoy a Native American Show at Legendary Waters that includes drummers, dancers,​a​ hand carved flute player and storyteller​. ​This Badger bus tour is $699 double occupancy​.​



Maritimes Coastal Wonders - September 24 to  October 4, 2018.  Explore the pristine, rugged region known as Canada's Maritimes in Halifax, Nova Scotia. See the historic lighthouse at Peggy's Cove and Halifax's charming down- town. Discover the Millbrook Cultural and Heritage Centre in Cape Breton Island. Explore the Cabot Trail and visit the famed St. Peter's Church in Cheticamp. Explore the landscapes of Prince Edward Island and visit the Anne of Green Gables Museum. Savor a traditional Maritimes lobster feast and learn how to crack and eat lobster like a local. End your vacation in Lunenburg where you will board a fishing boat and learn all about scallops and how to shuck them. This tour is presented by Collette Tours and the cost is $3899 per person for a double occupancy.