Bus Trip: Private Lives at ShawChicago

Sunday, December 06, 2015, 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM. $35.00.

Brilliant and witty, Noel Coward’s comedy of manners, Private Lives, is a delightful romp of a play. While honeymooning with their new spouses (coincidentally at the same hotel,) a divorced …


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Bus Trip: The Best of Second City

Saturday, November 21, 12:45 PM – 7:00 PM. $48.00.

Experience some of the funniest sketches, songs, and improvisations from the Second City’s fifty-five year history live and in person performed by The Second City Touring Company. This is where it …


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Bus Trip: Chicago’s Early Film Industry

Monday, October 19, 2015 9:45 AM – 3:00 PM. $35.00.

Go behind the scenes at the Chicago History Museum with an archivist to view photos, prints and architectural drawings that document Chicago’s early film industry. Learn about production studios, movie …


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Bus Trip: Schweikher-Langsdorf Home & Studio

Friday, September 18, 2015, 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM. $45.00.

Hop aboard our bus as we visit one of Illinois’ hidden architectural gems, architect Paul Schweikher’s 1938 home and studio sited on 7.5 acres in Schaumburg. An organic integration of …


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Bus Trip: Sights of the City

Saturday, July 25, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. $25.00.

Visit the Green City Farmer’s Market. Shop for specialty foods from local producers and buy lunch. Take time to visit Lincoln Park Zoo or the Conservatory and then meet at …


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Bus Trip: Maker and Muse at the Driehaus Museum

Friday, June 19, 2015, 8:45 AM – 2:00 PM. $30.00.

Created in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the jewelry of Maker & Muse illuminates the artistic ideals defining every facet of design. Our special one-hour guided tour highlights …


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Bus Trip: Plant Hunters at the Morton Arboretum

Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. $25.00.

Tour the Arboretum grounds by tram, then stop at the Sterling Morton Library to experience Plant Hunters, an exhibit featuring artifacts relating to famous plant hunters and exploring modern conservation …


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Bus Trip: Sense and Sensibility at Chicago Shakespeare

Friday, April 24, 2015, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM. $40.00

Jane Austen’s deliciously charming romance is full of wit, passion and now, glorious song. This is the world premiere of Tony Award-nominated composer Paul Gordon’s musical, specially commissioned by Chicago …


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Bus Trip: Garfield Park Spring Flower Show

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. $20.00

Escape the end of winter and put some spring in your step at the Garfield Park Conservatory. Enjoy gorgeous flowers at one of the largest conservatories in the world, long …


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Bus Trip: Puppet Opera Theatre

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 2:45 PM – 6:30 PM. $20.00

Following the tradition of the Kungsholm Puppet Opera, Rolling Meadows’ Opera in Focus presents scenes from well-known operas performed by beautifully designed puppets in a show for both opera aficionados …


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Bus Trip: House of Blues Gospel Brunch

Sunday, February 15, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. $40.00

The House of Blues Gospel Brunch is legendary. Join us for local talent performing both traditional and contemporary Gospel songs selected by the legendary gospel artist Kirk Franklin. Before and …


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Bus Trip: David Bowie Exhibit at the MCA

Saturday, January 03, 2015, 8:45 AM – 3:00 PM. $30.00

Join us on our trip to view the Museum of Contemporary Art’s exhibit, David Bowie Is. Explore the extraordinary career of one of the most influential performers of our …


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Bus Trip: Porgy and Bess at the Lyric Opera

Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 11:30 AM – 6:30 PM. $48.00

Join us for the Lyric Opera’s performance of the great American opera, Porgy and Bess, a portrait of life in Catfish Row, a vibrant but impoverished African-American community on …


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Bus Trip: Gold Coast & Astor Street Walking Tour

Friday, September 12, 2014, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM. $20.00

Discover the treasures of the Gold Coast with the Chicago Architecture Foundation. Walk along Lake Shore Drive and in the Astor Street Historic District to learn about the beautiful homes, …


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Bus Trip: Garfield Farm Museum

Friday, August 15, 2014, 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM. $20.00

Discover America’s prairie farm heritage at the barnyard, and brick tavern of Garfield Farm Museum in La Fox. Experience daily life in the 1840s with costumed interpreters interacting with live …


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Bus Trip: Wonders of the 1893 World’s Fair

Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. $25.00

120 years after the World’s Columbian Exposition, the Field Museum opens its incredible collection, bringing to life one of the most spectacular events in Chicago’s history. Join us for a …


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Bus Trip: The Baha’i Temple

Monday, May 19, 2014, 9:15 AM – 2:15 PM. $20.00

One of only seven Baha’i temples in the world, this unique structure in Wilmette symbolizes unity and invites prayer with its nine sides and exquisite gardens and fountains. A docent …


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Bus Trip: Castles, Mansions and More

Explore two houses built just after the Great Fire, a Frank Lloyd Wright home and a true Chicago castle, all in the fascinating Beverly neighborhood. This tour showcases the Landmark …


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