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August 23 (Wed) - Art Institute of Chicago - Gauguin Exhibit - We are providing transportation into Chicago to the Art Institute. We will depart the Highcrest Centre parking lot at 8:30 am - arriving at the Art Institute about 11:00 am. You will be responsible for purchasing your admission ticket for the exhibit. Pickup will be at 3:30 pm - returning back in Rockford about 7:15 pm. Cost is $38 per person for your transportation.

September 6 - Tram Tour of the Chicago Botanic Gardens - Get carried away on this 2.3 mile, 35-minute narrated tour! Learn the history and science of the Garden while viewing highlights including the McDonald Woods, Elizabeth Hubert Malott Japanese Garden, the new Learning Campus, and others. Enjoy panoramic views alongside the Garden's 81 acres of water! Following our tour we have a hot lunch buffet with salad, sliced chicken breast, new potatoes, grilled asparagus and bruleed cheesecake bites for dessert. We depart at 8:00 am. Cost is $95 per person; includes your tram tours, hot buffet lunch and transportation. 

December 7 (Thur) - Chicago Day or "One of a Kind Show" @ Merchandise Mart - Transportation with various drop off locations: Rush & Superior (Michigan Ave. & Water Tower), the Loop (Macy's & Christkindlemart - German Market) or the Merchandise Mart where more than 600 talented artists will set up shop at the 2017 show! We are taking reservations now for our annual trip. Cost is $38 per person for your transportation. We depart the Highcrest Centre parking lot at 8:00 am and return back in Rockford between 7:00 and 7:30 pm.