Enjoy a day at the slots, blackjack or poker with your friends. Non-smoking area is available. Bus leaves Corte Madera recreation Department at 9:00 am. We make a stop at the Smith Ranch Road Park and Ride then head to the Casino for hours of gaming fun. Return to Corte Madera approximately 5:00 pm. Show a driver's license or military ID and receive $25.00 credit for gift shop or food. Return time may vary depending on traffic. Fee includes round trip transportation and driver gratuity.
Aquarium of the Bay
The aquarium is located near Fisherman’s Wharf at Pier 39. The aquarium has over 20,000 marine animals including octopus, river otters, sharks, moon jellies and much more. Enjoy a day filled with wonder of nature and have lunch on your own at Pier 39. Leaving Corte Madera Parks & Recreation (Community Center) at 9:00am and returning at 3:00pm. Price per person includes transportation and entrance fee. Lunch will be on your own. Return time may vary according to traffic. Registration deadline: August 25th
The Academy of Sciences
The Academy of Sciences houses an aquarium, a rain forest, a natural history museum, a planetarium and a research institution. There are over 25 million specimens who call it home. Included in this area a 2 1/2 acre living roof. You will see and learn about a coral reef, the rain forest, African penguins, swamp animals, snakes and birds of all varieties, stars and space, and much more! Fee includes round trip transportation, ticket, tolls and driver gratuity. Leave from Corte Madera Community Center at 9:30am and returns at 3:30pm.
Great Dickens Christmas Fair
Enjoy a one-of-a kind holiday adventure into Victorian London. You will see hundreds of costumed players performing and interacting with patrons at the Cow Palace in San Francisco. Enjoy victorian food and shop at unique stores. Fee includes round trip, transportation, tolls, driver gratuity and entrance fee. Leave from Corte Madera Community Center at 9:00am and returning at 3:00pm.
Washington DC 6 day trip
The epic story of American democracy comes to life in America's capital city. View the extraordinary monuments throughout the National Mall that commemorate the heroes who have shaped our past, including the World War II Monument, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and the Korean War Memorial. Wander Mt. Vernon’s beautiful plantation grounds and tour the beloved home of George Washington. Uncover the gems of the Smithsonian Institution as you explore some of its world-renowned museum collections. Tour Washington National Cathedral and admire the architecture of this magnificent building that took 83 years to complete. On a guided tour, learn about Ford's Theater where President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated. Join us for this extraordinary exploration of America’s history and culture in Washington, D.C. $2,449 per person Double INCLUDING air from SFO. Please sign up by October 6th, 2016
Canadian Rockies by Train 9 day trip
From the lush green Pacific coast of Vancouver board VIA Rail’s The Canadian for a once-in-a-lifetime overnight train journey. Relax in the dome car and experience panoramic views of snow-capped mountains, glacial lakes, rushing rivers and the sheer unspoiled wilderness of Canada. Arrive in Jasper and see the dramatic Maligne Canyon and its picture-perfect lake, where you enjoy breakfast with a view! Journey along the unforgettable Icefields Parkway. Stop at Columbia Icefield and choose from a Glacier Experience across this mass of glacial ice or take a walk on the Glacier Skywalk. Feel like royalty while overnighting at the fabulous Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and Banff Springs Hotel, where you have your choice of included dinner venues. Discover the natural beauty of Moraine Lake, the powerful Bow Falls and impressive Hoodoos. Experience a day on a ranch in the Alberta plains, complete with a wagon ride in search of buffalo and a barbeque lunch in the great outdoors. End your journey in cosmopolitan Calgary. $4,799 pp double INCLUDING air from SFO, air taxes and transportation from Corte Madera to SFO and back.
Cape Cod & the Islands of New England 8 day trip
New England’s miles of sandy beaches, majestic coasts, and rolling surf invite relaxation. The Islands of New England tour spends eight days exploring New England’s charms, from the cobblestone streets of Nantucket to a dry harvest cranberry bog. Step back in time at Plimoth Plantation to sample traditional recipes from that period, learn some Pilgrim etiquette and enjoy a Thanksgiving feast where you’ll learn to “eat like a Pilgrim.” In Provincetown, the choice is yours – set out on a whale watch cruise or embark on a scenic adventure through the iconic sand dunes of the Cape. Visit Boston and Providence, the Gilded Age mansions of Newport, the lively artist colony of Provincetown, and the beautiful islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. Complete your New England experience as you indulge in a traditional seafood and lobster feast. Change hotels only once on this tour! $2,899 per person double INCLUDING air from SFO, air taxes and transportation from Corte Madera to SFO and back.
Shades of Ireland 10 day trip
SPEND ST PATRICK’S DAY in 2017 in IRELAND – 10 Day SHADES OF IRELAND
From vibrant and history-filled Dublin, across rolling green hills to the dramatic coast, experience all of the charms of Ireland on this magical tour of the Emerald Isle. Live like royalty during an overnight stay on the grounds of a castle. Visit the new House of Waterford Crystal factory. Choose from a selection of Killarney’s best restaurants with our Diner’s Choice program. See the Atlantic from the stunning 700-foot Cliffs of Moher. Experience the world-famous beauty of the Ring of Kerry. Have coffee and scones at a working farm. Explore Dublin with a local guide, either by foot or on a panoramic city tour – it’s your choice! See beautiful Killarney from your seat on an Irish jaunting car. Journey to historic Blarney Castle, lean back and kiss its famous stone! BOOK BY SEPT 11th and your rate will only be $2,999 per person double INCLUDING air from SFO. Transportation to the airport from Corte Madera is included. Rate after Sept 11th is $3,249 pp double.
British Landscapes 10 day trip
Sleepy villages where sheep wander the grassy hillsides, lakes set amidst mountains that inspired centuries of literature, and cities thriving with arts and culture – these are the landscapes of Britain. Discover them on this memorable journey through England, Scotland and Wales. Sleep in a historic castle. Take a scenic journey through the English countryside on a train ride from London to historic York where you will enjoy a privately guided tour. Soak up the pastoral landscapes of the Cotswolds. Walk in the footsteps of William Shakespeare and enjoy dinner at Hall’s Croft, a 400-year-old Shakespearean family home. Explore London and Edinburgh. Personalize your tour with a choice of included excursions in Stratford and Edinburgh. Experience the wonder of Stonehenge. $3,799 pp double (when booked by April 20) INCLUDING air from SFO, air taxes and roundtrip transportation to SFO from Corte Madera. Rate after April 20th is $3,999 pp double.