Day Trips


Angelo's Nido in Little Italy - one of our pre-show dinner stops.

Carolyn's Travels


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Wed Oct 18        The Amish Housewife and "Mennonite Girls Can Cook". Sugarcreek, Oh                   $95 pp

An up close look at the Amish housewife's life with a late breakfast/brunch in an Amish farmhouse followed by the witty and frantic fun matinee performance of "Mennonite Girls Can Cook" at the new Ohio Star Theatre (formerly the Carlyle Inn) in Sugarcreek, Oh.  Following the show we will visit an Amish market (bring your cold bags) before heading home so you might purchase some of your favorite foods from the Amish Country.  We will also make a fast food stop (on your own) enroute home for a bit of dinner.

Huron:  7:00 AM/7:30 PM                    LCCC (lot 8):  7:30 AM/7:00 PM                          Avon:  7:45 AM/6:45 PM

Sat Dec 16      The Cleveland Orchestra Christmas Concert - Severance Hall    Wait Listed                    $ 130 pp

One of Cleveland's most endearing Christmas traditions is on schedule for us - the Cleveland Orchestra Christmas Concert at the beautiful Severance Hall.  It will focus on Christmas favorites, an amazing choral group and featured soloists.  This matinee performance is just perfect timing for us!  We will follow the concert with an early dinner in Little Italy.  Plan ahead for this wonderful Christmas outing!!   We are presently filling a second coach but then that will be it.  Sign up now.

Huron:  12:15 PM/8:00 PM                     LCCC (lot 8):  1:00 PM/7:30 PM                   Avon:  1:15 PM/7:15 P


​Sat Jan 27            "Love Never Dies"                           Playhouse Square                                             $130 pp

The ultimate love story continues in "Love Never Dies", Andrew Lloyd Weber's sequel to Phantom of the Opera.  The is 1907, 10 years after the Phantoms disappearance in the Paris Opera House.  He has started a new life in New York City where he lives on Coney Island amongst the freak shows and screaming joy rides.  But his desire for Christina Daae has never died.  With Christina now one of the world's finest sopranos coming to NYC to perform, the Phantom lures Christina, Raoul and their son to the glittering world of Coney Island not knowing what is in store for them. 

This 1:30 matinee will have a pre-show lunch at Buca di Beppo

Huron:  9:45 AM/6:00 PM                      LCCC:  10:25 AM/5:15 PM                            Avon:  10:40 AM/5:00 PM

​Sat Feb 17            Riverdance                                      Playhouse Square                                              $125 pp

The international Irish dance phenomenon is back by popular demand in Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour. Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined talents of the performers propel Irish dancing and music into the present day, capturing the imagination of audiences across all ages and cultures in an innovative and exciting blend of dance, music and song.  Of all the performances to emerge from Ireland - in rock, music theatre and film - nothing has carried the energy, the sensuality and the spectacle of Riverdance.   This 2 PM matinee at the State Theatre will have a pre-show lunch at The Hoffrauhaus.

Huron:  10:00 AM/6:15 PM                   LCCC:  10:45 AM/5:30 PM                              Avon:  11:00 AM/5:15 PM  

Thu May 3          "Aladdin"                                         Playhouse Square                                               $130

​From the producers of "Lion King" comes the timeless story of "Aladdin" a thrilling New York production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic and comedy.  It's an extraordinary theatrical event where 1 lamp and 3 wishes makes anything possible.  This 1:30 matinee is sure to be a crowd pleaser.  Post show dinner in Little Italy at Nido's Italia.

Huron:  11:30 AM/8:00 PM                    LCCC:  Noon/ 7:30 PM                                   Avon:  12:15 PM/ 7:15 PM                                      


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