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$1,699 per person/Double Occupancy
$2,169pp/Single - $1,599pp/Triple
Branson, Missouri became a famous travel destination in the late 60s and 70s and continues to draw crowds today because of the fabulous entertainment, restaurants and shops that it offers! Our tour includes many famous Branson entertainers; the Oak Ridge Boys, Branson favorite Clay Cooper, The Haygoods and The Brett Family will offer a touch of Christmas in their performances, the fabulous Irish singer and entertainer Daniel ODonnell as well as the first entertainment theater built in Branson, the Presleys Country Jubilee. We will experience a wealth of excellent entertainment that transports you to a very nostalgic and happy place. Our tour includes stops at the National Museum of the United States Air Force, the worlds largest military aviation museum, the historic St Louis Anheuser-Busch Brewery where we will meet their famous Clydesdales, taste a beer, (if you choose), and visit their Biergarden and gift shop. Traveling further Northeast our next visit will be the Ark Encounter in Williamstown, KY where you will be amazed at the incredible, life-size Noahs Ark. The Bibles Noah story is replicated here in amazing detail and is impressive for visitors to experience. Our last stops are the J M Smuckers Company Store in Orville, Ohio where you are sure to find irresistible Christmas gifts and the Christmas Story House in Cleveland where the experiences youve had and the memories and friends youve made will return home with you.
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: Book and Pay in Full by August 12, 2022 and receive $85 off per person! (Be sure to mention this offer as it is not an automatic deduction.)
DON'T LET DISTANCE DETER YOU: If you live more than 50 miles from our office WE'LL PAY for your hotel stay the night before departure! Call for details!
Yankee Trails, Rensselaer - 7:00am
Dick's/Field & Stream, Latham Farms - 7:30am
Sat., November 12:
Today we travel to our overnight destination, The Holiday Inn Fairlawn, Akron, Ohio (833-425-9762). Dinner is included this evening at the Spaghetti Warehouse .
Sun., November 13:
Following an included breakfast at the hotel, we are off to Dayton, Ohio, home to the National Museum of the Air Force, the world’s largest military aviation museum featuring more than 350 aerospace vehicles and missiles, walk-through vehicles including the presidential aircraft used by Presidents Roosevelt, Truman and Eisenhower as well as SAM (Special Air Mission) 2600 used by presidents Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, George H. W. Bush and Clinton. Overnight accommodations are at the Drury Inn, Terre Haute, IN (812-238-1206) where the Drury’s Kickback evening meal of dinner snacks and beverages is included.
Mon., November 14:
A Drury Inn Breakfast is included. Today we will travel to our accommodations for the next 3 days, The Radisson Hotel, Branson, MO (417-335-5767). Our Branson visit begins with dinner at the Dockside Café followed by the Presley’s Country Jubilee Christmas. The Presleys’ are one of Branson’s earliest performers and are still delighting audiences with their antics, humor and great Ozark music.
Tues., November 15:
Breakfast is included at the hotel. This morning we are off to Clay Cooper’s Country Express. Branson’s King of Country, Clay Cooper presents singing, dancing, 24 entertainers and Matt Gumm, one very funny comedian. This show is old and new country music, gospel and patriotic. A light lunch is included at the Stage Door Canteen before we arrive at the Lawrence Welk Theater for the incredible singer and performer, Ireland’s own Daniel O’Donnell, whose charm and delightful blend of Irish and Country music will enthrall you. We will return to the hotel for a short break before enjoying dinner at Florentina’s Ristorante Italiano followed by the Haygoods Christmas. These five brothers and one sister combine incredible harmony, tap, gymnastics and instruments to present a high energy show.
Wed., November 16:
Breakfast is included at the hotel. We are off to the American Bandstand Theater and the Brett Family Christmas Show where you’ll feel joy, nostalgia, reverence and down right fun at what is widely considered to be one of Branson’s premier Christmas productions. Now we’ll take a breather with lunch and time on your own at the Grand Village Shoppes and a return to the hotel for a respite before dinner at the Uptown Café. Tonight we are off to the beautiful Mansion Theater as the Oak Ridge Boys take the stage with their four-part harmonies that have garnered so many numerous awards and have warmed our hearts with such memorable music.
Thurs., November 17:
Breakfast is included at the hotel this morning before we bid our good-bye to wonderful Branson and travel to St Louis, Missouri and the home of the world famous Budweiser Clydesdales, The Anheuser-Busch Brewery. Our visit will include a tour, lunch and tasting! This evening we will check in to Drury Inn, Gateway Plaza, St Louis for the Drury Kickback dinner and beverages.
Fri., November 18:
A Drury breakfast is included. Our destination today is the jaw-dropping life size reproduction of Noah’s Ark, The Ark Encounter, Williamstown, KY, is built to biblical dimensions with life size presentations of what Noah’s life may have been like. Three floors of world-class exhibit bays are ready for your exploration. Dinner is included at the Café before we continue to Florence, KY and the Holiday Inn (859-980-1700), our overnight accommodations.
Sat., November 19:
A lobby breakfast is included at the hotel. Ohio is today’s destination, with our first stop being an American household essential, a visit to the one and only J M Smucker’s Company Store, the maker of your morning jams, in Orville, OH. There will be time for browsing and perhaps some Christmas shopping before we continue on to Cleveland and our visit to Ralphie’s very famous, the actual Christmas Story House! It’s all there, Ralphie’s snowsuit, the rifle, and the Leg Lamp, a very fun stop. Our overnight accommodations are at the Holiday Inn, Mentor, OH (440-951-7333) with an included dinner. There is also an included lunch today in Cleveland at a local restaurant (TBD).
Sun., November 20:
Breakfast is included at the hotel. Today we return to the Capital District bringing memories of amazing performances and places that were fun and memorable as we prepare for our holiday celebrations!
Round trip transportation
Yankee Trails Program Director
National Museum of the Air Force
Presleys Country Jubilee
Clay Coopers Country Express
The Haygoods Christmas
Brett Family Christmas Show
Grand Villages Shoppes
Oak Ridge Boys
The Ark Encounter
J M Smucker Company Store
A Christmas Story House
1,200 Travel Points
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
|Latham Farms|| Dick's/Field & Stream, Latham Farms |
579 Troy-Schenectady Rd, Latham, NY 12110
|Yankee Trails|| Yankee Trails |
569 Third Ave. Ext, Rensselaer, NY
|Departure Date||Pick-up Time||Drop-off Time|