Group travel opportunities are offered throughout the year, including trips to museums, sporting events, dinner theatres, casinos, and other popular attractions.
Several overnight trips of two days or longer are offered in partnership with local and national travel agencies.
All prices based on double occupancy, add $50 for non-members, single, triple and quad rates available for most trips. Small deposit holds your spot on trip and is refundable up to date of final payment. Book early to avoid disappointment! Interesting in booking a trip? Call for details and a brochure.
Sunny Portugal with Collette, September 12-21
See Beautiful Lisbon, Obidos, Lagos, Faros, Fatima and so much more. Tour the beautiful seaside resorts of Portugal, con-sidered to be some of the world’s best resort destinations. 100th anniversary of Fatima in 2017 and also 5 UNESCO world heritage sites included. Travel show on Wednesday, February 8th at Mill Race Center from 11:30-1pm. Deadline to sign up: March 13, 2017
Maritime Wonders, featuring Nova Scotia, with Collette September 27- October 7, 2017
Follow the Coast North to this quaint, unspoiled part of Canada. See lighthouses, fishing villages, cathedrals and much more. Flying into Canada you will need a passport for this adventure! Deadline March 25!
Mystic, Foxwoods and The Newport Mansions! October 14-20
Limited seating on this fabulous trip to Connecticut and Rhode Island. See mansions, seaports and glamorous casinos all in one trip! Includes luxury motor coach transportation, 4 dinners and 6 breakfasts, guided tours, shopping, free time at a resort property and casino action. $799 double occ. Deadline August 5.
Washington, DC, Gettysburg and Williamsburg, November 2 – 8, 2017
7 Days /6 Nights Double Occupancy Price Per Person $799, $1039 Single Price/pp, Triple Price/pp $779* add $75 nonmembers Includes: . Motor Coach transportation, 6 nights hotel, 10 meals: 6 breakfasts and 4 dinners, day and evening Guided Tours of Washington, DC including the WW II Memorial, Capitol Hill, Embassy Row, the Korean War Veterans Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Smithsonian, the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery,. Gettysburg National Park,. Colonial Williamsburg,. Famous Yankee Candle Village and more! Deadline to sign up August 31. THIS WILL SELL OUT QUICKLY SO ACT NOW!
NEW! Israel and the Holy Land! November 9-17, 2017
Collette presents your next adventure, an epic journey through the Holy Land. Call for pricing and brochure or come to the travel show in July! Hurry seating is limited!!
Christmas Themed Mystery Trip!! November 12-18
$799 double occupancy. Single and triple available. Do you love a good mystery? Check out this trip! Never before offered new destination will delight the novice as well as experienced travelers. What to pack and bring will be disclosed prior to departure. Includes Motor Coach transportation, hotels, 6 breakfasts and 6 dinners plus all of the fun! A great way to get in the Holiday Spirit! Loads of Surprises and Treats! Deadline September 10.
Bus Trip Travel Show
Friday, October 6, 10:30am-Noon
You are invited to a special Travel Show featuring Bus Trips with Edie for 2018! Myrtle Beach, Branson, Colorado, South Dakota, Cape Cod, Amish Land PA, Vermont/New Hampshire/Maine and NYC at Xmas!
Light refreshments and door prizes along with a beautiful slide presentation of these upcoming trips through Mill Race Center. Special offers will be made during this presentation so plan to bring your questions and deposit(s) for these fun and adventurous trips! These trips sell out quickly so plan to reserve your spot. Please RSVP.
Call Edie Smith @ 812-376-9241x 215 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
New Day Trips to interesting locations offered every month! First 20 to sign up each month get to go! Each Day Tripper adventure priced individually based on cost/admission fees, lunch not included unless noted. All trips leave MRC. Please note if you need transportation to MRC when making your reservation. Also you must note any food or accessibility concerns at time of reservation as not all venues can accommodate special requests.
Casino Trip – Horseshoe Casino – September 6
$25 per person transportation only 9am-5pm from MRC. Come with us and get your game on!
Derby Dinner Theater presents: Southern Fried Nuptials! Friday, September 15
A Rollicking Comedy on the heels of Southern Fried Funeral. Come enjoy a great dinner and lots of laughs. Leave MRC at 4pm return at 11pm. Only 12 tickets available so hurry! $69 member $79 non-member includes dinner, transportation and show.
The Jasper Dinner Train #2! New Date Added!
Saturday, September 23
The first trip sold out quickly so we added a new date! Motor Coach Leaves from Walmart on Merchants Mile at 3pm, returns at 11pm $95 per person includes Dinner, Train Ride and Transportation *cash bar not included.
Indianapolis Symphony Pops Coffee Series
We will once again be offering transportation for Mill Race Center Members and their guests to the ISO Pops Coffee Series on September 15, October 20, November 3 and 2018 dates. Bus leaves MRC at 9am and returns at approx. 1:30pm. $20 per person. Let us drop you at the door and pick you up with no parking hassles or fees! Registration required no later than 2 weeks before each concert and is limited to 12 passengers. Tickets are on your own, call Edie if you need assistance with ticketing.
Lunch Bunch monthly trips to local joints for food and fellowship. Mondays, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm, $5member/$7non-member, includes transportation only.
Monday, September 11, Heidel Haus, Indianapolis
Monday, October 2, Ann’s Restaurant, Franklin
Monday, November 6, Gray Brothers Cafeteria, Mooresville
Lunch and More!
Monthly expeditions to lunch, plus a bit of extra fun. Tuesdays, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm, $10m/$12nm, includes transportation only.
Thursday, September 21
Canyon Inn at McCormick’s Creek
Tuesday, October 31
Key West Shrimp House with free time in Madison, Ind.
The Brunch Club
Eggsciting Brunch Club!
Brunch at new and interesting places! Leave MRC at 9am return at pm. $10 member $12 nonmember transportation only
Monday, September 18
Uptown Café, Indianapolis
Monday, October 9
Rock-Cola Café, Indianapolis
Billy Dean and Larry Gatlin Live! – Saturday, October 28
Grammy award-winner Larry Gatlin has been gracing the stage of The Grand Old Opry for over 40 years. His distinctive, all-American style is heard in such hits as All The Gold In California, Houston and An American With A Remington. Billy Dean has had more than 20 hit singles on the Billboard Country charts. These two friends will come together for a magical night at Bedford North Lawrence Per-forming Arts Center. $45 members, $55 Nonmembers, includes ticket and transportation. Van leaves MRC at 4pm. Dinner on your own on the way. Register by October 1
Derby Dinner Theater presents: A Murder is Announced! – Thursday, October 26
An announcement in the local paper states the time and place when a murder will occur. What follows is a puzzle of mixed motives, concealed identities, and a determined Inspector. Leave MRC at 4pm re-turn at 11pm. Only 12 tickets available so hurry! $69 member $79 non-member includes dinner, transportation and show.
The Sugar Trail Day Trip! – Tuesday, October 10, 8am-6pm
Tour Ghyslain Gourmet Chocolatier
See how they make fantastic creations in sugar, chocolate and pastry. Enjoy a delicious lunch included in the fee! Then off to Wicks Pie Store! Enjoy a slice of heaven! They also have seconds and marked-down products! Lastly a traditional chocolate and caramel shop, Abbotts Candies! Opened in 1890’s and still using the same recipes.$45 members, $55 non-members. Small coolers can be accommodated to bring home your goodies. Deadline for reservation: September 25.
Wilstem Ranch Adventure!
Tuesday, September 26 from 8:30am-4pm
Travel from MRC to Beautiful Paoli to see Elephants and Giraffes! We will be spending time in each environment getting up close and personal with these magnificent creatures. Small group setting allows for photography and feeding of the animals. We will stop for lunch at Porky’s BBQ too! $70 members $80 non members includes all admissions and transportation. Lunch on your own.