Oct. 8 (Sun) - Sunday Gospel Brunch, House of Blues, Chicago. The House of Blues is the setting for this inspiring and amazing high energy show! Enjoy a full buffet with carving stations, including prime rib and turkey; build your own omelets, and a big spread of salads and desserts. Enjoy a champagne mimosa and clap along to some good old southern gospel music! Cost is $90 per person; includes everything! Depart at 7:15 am and return back to Rockford about 5:00 pm.
Oct. 12 (Thur) - Lunch @ Fried Green Tomatoes Restaurant, Galena, IL. Stroll along Galena's main street and shop one of many eclectic boutique shops, art galleries or antique stores. Fried Green tomatoes opens especially for us and as usual offers a wonderful menu...fried green tomatoes appetizer, house salad, chicken parmesan and french silk ice cream for desert. Time for shopping following lunch. You will have your choice of having lunch as a group or if you'd rather be on your own for lunch. We'll depart at 9:15 am and arrive in Galena about 11:00 am. Back in Rockford about 5:00 pm. Cost is $70 for lunch and transportation or $40 for transportation only.
Oct. 19 (Thur) - Chicago Day - Transportation with various drop off locations. Let us know where you would like to go! Cost is $38 per person.
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.