Trips and Tours

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Musical Instrument Museum and Lunch

September 9; price is $99 per person

MIM displays more than 6,000 instruments collected from around 200 of the world’s countries and territories. Most displays are enhanced by state-of-the-art audio and video technologies that allow guests to see the instruments, hear their sounds and observe them being played in their original contexts. Lunch is included in Carefree.

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

October 5-8; price is $795 pp/double, $995 pp/single

Every October, the New Mexico skies are painted as hundreds of balloons lift off from Albuquerque’s Balloon Fiesta Park. Nothing rivals the power of mass ascension on a crisp early morning as these graceful giants leave the ground to take their place in the cerulean desert sky.

Apple Annie’s in Wilcox

October 9; price is $99 per person

Spend a day out on the farm enjoying a flavorful harvest of pick-your-own apples, pears, peaches, pumpkins and more! Browse in the sensational assortment of butters, salsa, jams, jellies and other great gifts! Lunch is included.

Payson Picnic, Wine and Fall Colors

October 15; price is $99 per person

Travel to Payson and enjoy a picnic lunch at Tonto Natural Bridge State Park followed by wine tasting at Trident Winery. Tucked away in a tiny valley surrounded by a forest of pine trees, Tonto Natural Bridge State Park is believed to be the largest natural travertine bridge in the world. The bridge stands 183 feet high over a 400-foot long tunnel that measures 150 feet at its widest point. Trident Winery makes many very different wines using more than just grapes and no preservatives. Some of the flavors are chocolate strawberry, apple pie, prickly pear, hibiscus, raspberry merlot and more.

ENCORE–Free Spirit’s 20 Birthday Bash

October 18-20; price is $395 pp/double, $450 pp/single

This tour is a “Greatest Hits” of some of the most successful Free Spirit Vacations and Events’ past getaways, including ENCORE performances by Winter Break entertainers, Rich Vickers and BransonFest Entertainers. A special Birthday Bash Dinner and Show are the highlight. The first night will be spent in Laughlin and the second night in Las Vegas. You won’t want to miss the excitement!

Taliesin West and Western Spirit Museum

October 28; price is $99 per person

Taliesin, the most personal of Wright’s masterpieces, was built over 48 years and he never stopped adding to it or changing it until he died. Western Spirit, Scottsdale’s Museum of the West boldly immerses its guests in the unique story of the American West.

Thanksgiving in San Diego

November 22-25; price is $899 pp/double, $1175 pp/single

Enjoy the sites of San Diego at a leisurely pace. Not to worry about your holiday meal, we have that covered as you cruise the bay and have a scrumptious meal. Come join us for a stress free couple of days! Includes roundtrip airfare, three nights’ accommodations at the Embassy Suites in the heart of downtown San Diego, delicious Thanksgiving dinner aboard the Hornblower Yacht, admission to the USS Midway and many extras.

Tucson Holiday Girlfriend Getaway

December 10-11; price is $299 pp/double, $375pp/single

Travel to Tucson and shop ‘til you drop at the Fourth Avenue Street Fair which brings together 400 plus arts and crafts booths, 35 plus food vendors, two stages of live entertainment, street musicians, food, jugglers and street performers. Then experience Winterhaven in Tucson, now in its 64th year making it one of the longest running holiday lights festivals in the country. Ride the trolley through the magnificently decorated neighborhood. On the second day, visit Tubac for more shopping. Overnight, dinner and breakfast are included at Desert Diamond Casino. All in all, it’ll be a great time to get away with your girlfriends for the holidays!

Spotlight on New York City Holiday

December 12-16; price is $3129 pp/double, $4229 pp/single

Your New York City getaway is filled with shopping, sightseeing, endless entertainment and holiday cheer. Take a cruise to the Statue of Liberty, venture out to Times Square and watch the Christmas Spectacular Rockettes.

Christmas in Nashville

December 22-26; price is $1899 pp/double, $2230 pp/single

Come join us for a spectacular Christmas in Nashville. You will be staying at the Opryland Hotel which is an attraction all to itself during the holidays. Christmas shows are included for your enjoyment and plenty of time to see the sights of Music City!


Rose Bowl Parade Mini-Getaway – December 31–January 2

Rose Bowl Parade Grandparents Getaway – December 31–January 2

Rose Bowl Parade Volunteer Opportunity – December 31–January 2

Rose Bowl Parade Deluxe – December 30–January 3

Boats and Floats – Rose Bowl Parade and Cruise – December 30–January 6