Day Trips & Vacations

  • Newport Playhouse 'Bingo'

    9:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.

    Sunday, September 15

    Depart at 9:00 A.M. from 1000 Southern Artery North Wing on your luxury motor coach.  After experiencing Newport’s beautiful Ocean Drive, enjoy The Newport Playhouse and Cabaret Restaurant.  Here you’ll enjoy a delicious full course buffet, a wonderful play, and a fun filled Cabaret performance.  This hearty buffet does not skimp on quality or size! After lunch, you’ll be whisked off to their intimate theatre where you can sit back, relax, and take-in Newport Playhouse’s show, “Bingo.”  David, Professor of English, is giving a tutorial to a pretty co-ed who aspires to the lofty heights of poetical inspiration and romance.  David is fending her off when the department chairman’s wife barges in with plans to make her husband jealous by telling him she is having a torrid affair with David. David, worries about his tenure review is even more shocked when the chairman arrives, and finds his wife in one room and the love-smitten coed in another.  Matters become hilariously complicated in this fast moving comedy. After the show, it’s back to your original table where the dining room is transformed into a captivating Cabaret.  You’ll arrive home at approximately 6:00 P.M. this evening after a wonderful day in Newport, Rhode Island. 

    The cost of this great, entertaining day is $89 per person. 

    Tickets are available beginning  Wednesday, August 7th. 

  • The Quabbin Foliage Tour

    9:00 A.M.

    Thursday, October 17

    Depart at 9:00 A.M. for Central Massachusetts.  Enjoy the by-ways and highways as you head to the Quabbin Reservoir Area and West Brookfield’s Salem Cross Inn.  You’ll enjoy a delicious full course lunch featuring Soup du Jour, a Fresh Garden Salad, Salem Cross’ famous flaky Chicken Pot Pie or Maple Salmon entrée and a Scrumptious Dessert.  After this wonderful luncheon, you’ll be joined by a native tour guide who will take you throughout the Quabbin Reservoir, explaining how local villages and towns were flooded so that the reservoir, containing billions of gallons of water, could be constructed.  You’ll then visit Brookfield Orchards, home of one of New England’s largest apple growers.  You may purchase fresh, crisp, juicy apples; zesty cheese; and/or delicious fudge.  You’ll arrive home at approximately 5:30 P.M. 

    The cost of this trip is $84 per person. 


  • Ricky Nelson Remembered

    Time TBD

    Thursday, November 14th

    “Ricky Nelson Remembered” is a unique multi-media entertainment event featuring the live music of Ricky Nelson’s hit songs (including “Hello Mary Lou”, “Traveling Man”, “Garden Party”) performed by Ricky’s own identical twin sons Matthew & Gunnar Nelson.  Enjoy this great show at Venus De Milo in Swansea, MA.  The plated luncheon meal choice is Chicken Parmesan or Baked Scrod served with salad, potato, vegetable, dessert, coffee/tea.  The cost is $95 and includes transportation, lunch, show, tax & gratuity. 


  • Shades of Ireland

    Monday, October 7 - Wednesday, October 16

    1000 Southern Artery Senior Center in collaboration with Collette Tours, presents an extraordinary trip to Ireland. The cost is $3,499 which includes airfare, 9 nights hotel, 8 breakfasts, and 5 dinners. Highlights of the trip include: Dublin, Irish Evening, Kilkenny, Waterford, Choices on Tour, Blarney Castle, Killarney, Ring of Kerry, Farm Visit, Jaunting Car Ride, Limerick, Cliffs of Moher, Galway, and Castle Stay.


  • Turning Stone Resort Casino & Bingo Hall, New York

    Sunday, December 1 - Tuesday, December 3

    Back by popular demand! Depart 1000 Southern Artery at 8:00 AM and visit the beautiful Turning Stone Resort in Verona, New York, Sunday, December 1st – Tuesday, December 3rd.  No matter what your game, you’ll find round-the-clock excitement at the internationally recognized Turning Stone Resort. Enjoy both classic games of chance and today’s most popular specialty games, including over 80 table games and 2,400 Instant Multi-Game machines.  From the spacious Poker Room and comfortable Keno lounge, to New York’s largest Bingo Hall, an action-packed playground awaits. Enjoy deluxe hotel accommodations for 3 days / 2 nights at the Turning Stone Resort.

     This great tour package includes:

    *** Day 1: $40 Coin Play or $30 Bingo Dollars & $10 Bingo Match Play and $15 Food Coupon

    *** Day 2: $40 Coin Play or $30 Bingo Dollars & $10 Bingo Match Play and $10 Meal Coupon

    *** Day 3: $25 Coin Play or $20 Bingo Dollars & $10 Meal Coupon (*All Casino Bonuses are subject to change).

     You must decide ahead of the trip if you prefer coin play or Bingo dollars. All Casino bonuses are subject to change.  The cost is $299 per person double occupancy.


  • The Mount Washington Hotel & Resort

    Tuesday, December 3 - Thursday, December 5

    For those interested in an escape to New Hampshire, join Yankeeline for a deluxe tour to the Mount Washington Hotel which includes:

    • Hotel Accommodations at the Mount Washington Hotel & Reort
    • A Welcome Reception with tea and entertainment
    • Two Superior 4-course dinner(s) in the Grand Dining Room featuring dancing and music provided by the Hotel’s Orchester (jackets are required for gentlemen)
    • Two exceptional breakfast(s)
    • Tour and History of the hotel by a local historian
    • All amenities the resort has to offer including an indoor and outdoor heated swimming pool

    The cost is $569 per person.