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 $80 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.
Mackinac Island, Michigan
October 1-4, 2019. $699 per person, double occupancy. Add $80 for non-members, add $169 for single occupancy. 3 nights lodging, 3 breakfasts, 3 dinners. Horse-drawn carriage tour of Mackinac Island, visit to the Grand Hotel, Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland, the Henry Ford Museum and more.
Charlotte & Asheville, North Carolina
November 11-16, 2019. $1,099 per person, double occupancy. Add $80 for non-members, add $349 for single occupancy. 2 nights lodging in Charlotte, 3 nights lodging in Asheville. 5 breakfasts, 4 dinners, including a Narroway Productions Dinner Show, the Stone Ridge Tavern and Deerpark Restaurant at the Biltmore Estate. Visit the Billy Graham Library, Southern Christmas Show, and more.
Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Brunswick!
July 15-27, 2020. Make this the year you see the East Coast! We will travel through Maine to Halifax and explore the beautiful vistas of Peggy’s Cove, Hopewell Rocks, the Bay of Fundy and so much more. You must have a passport for this trip! $1665 double occupancy member price, $2389 single.
Washington DC! March 26-April 1
We are aiming for prime Cherry Blossom Time! Guided Tours of the Monuments and Memorials including WWII, Vietnam Veterans, Lincoln, Smithsonian, Capitol Hill and MLK, Jr sites. Both day and night tours, plus Arlington Cemetery, The NEW Museum of the Bible, Mount Vernon and more. Includes accommodations, transportation by motor coach, 6 breakfasts and 4 dinners plus admissions and guides. $809 double member price. Pricing available for single and triple rooms.
MYSTERY TRIP!! April 29-May 4
This one is full of surprises! We will be ENTERTAINED! AWED! INSPIRED! Believe it when we say you have not been there/done that! Join Edie for a trip so exciting that you will talk about this one for a long time after we return. Includes motor coach transportation, 4 Breakfast and 4 dinners, lodging, activities and admissions and more. $899 double member price. Add $100 nonmembers. Pricing available for single and triple rooms.
San Antonio, the Alamo and Magnolia Market in Waco! May 16-24
Can we do it all in one trip! Yes! From the Alamo- to the Magnolia Markets- to 3 Presidential Historical Sites! This trip covers Texas in an unforgettable way. $929 double member, add $100 for non members. Includes 8 nights hotel, motor coach transportation, 8 breakfasts and 6 dinners riverboat cruise of San Antonio and much, much more! Pricing available for single and triple rooms.
Savannah, Jekyll Island, Beaufort and more! June 15-20
Southern Charm Awaits as we tour Savannah with it’s trees dripping with Spanish Moss and beautiful fountains in the squares. We will also tour the Mansions of Yesteryear on Jekyll Island, eat the worlds best shrimp on St. Simon’s Island and see the Queen of the Carolina Sea Island, Beaufort. We will also have time at Parris Island, training ground for many of our Marines and more. This trip is a must for lovers of all things Southern Coastal. $725 double members. Add $100 nonmembers. Pricing available for single and triple rooms.
Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Brunswick! July 15-27, 2020. Make this the year you see the East Coast! We will travel through Maine to Halifax and explore the beautiful vistas of Peggy’s Cove, Hopewell Rocks, the Bay of Fundy and so much more. You must have a passport for this trip! $1665 double occupancy member price, $2389 single.
Branson and the Ozarks! August 17-21
Join us on this fun show trip and exploration of the Ozark Mountains. We will see 6 shows including a Showboat dinner cruise, Tour the College of the Ozarks, take a tram ride through a nature park, visit a craft village, have free time at Branson Landing and see the world’s largest toy museum! This trip includes lodging, motor coach transportation, all show tickets, 4 dinners & 4 breakfasts. $799 double member pricing. Add $100 for nonmembers. Single & triple rates available.
Pittsburgh and Cleveland September 14-18 and Chattanooga Choo Choo! October 12-15. Watch for more information in the newsletter or online at millracecenter.org.
All trips involve some walking, stairs and many have boat cruises. If you have concerns about accessibility, please contact Edie personally to discuss potential accommodation. $75 refundable deposit holds your spot with final payment due 2 months before trip departure. Insurance is available and recommended for each trip. More information and flyers available at the MRC office.
Each Day Tripper adventure priced individually based on cost/admission fees, meals not included unless noted. Also you must note any food or accessibility concerns at time of reservation as not all venues can accommodate special requests.
Conner Prairie Daytrip, Friday, September 27
$48m/$55nm 9am-5pm includes transportation, lunch and admission! Tethered Hot Air Balloon rides available for just $10 more! Balloon ride must be booked at time of reservation. Reserve by September 17.
Hound of the Baskervilles! Thursday, October 3
$59m/$69nm leave MRC @10:30am return at 4pm. A comedic mystery ala Sherlock Holmes by the author of Lend me a Tenor! Derby Dinner Playhouse Matinee. Includes lunch, transportation and show.
Glass Blowing! Making Pumpkins Two Sessions available Wednesday, October 9 or Wednesday, October 16
Join us for this hands on creative class in Indianapolis. You will be making your own glass pumpkin with an instructors help. Sign up early as these sessions fill quickly! Lunch in Indy at a fun diner. $80 includes transportation, pumpkin, instruction and lunch! (12 max in each session)
Brown County Studio Tour & Hard Truth Hills Restaurant Tuesday, October 22
includes admission to TC Steele State Historic Site with guided tour, 3 working artist studios & transportation.
Indianapolis Symphony Coffee Pops Series transportation
Once again we will be offering transportation to the Friday morning series for season ticket holders. $20 per trip trans-portation only. Leave from Mill Race Center at 9:15am re-turn approx. 1:30pm. Call Edie if you wish to purchase tickets to individual shows on October 4 and November 1.
Lunch & More
Transportation only, $10 members/$12 non-members
Tuesday, September 17, Midland Art and Antique Market, Easley Winery and Rathskeller Restaurant 10:30-4:30pm
Monday, October 14, Holiday Park and Illinois Food Emporium Picnic (weather permitting)
Casino Day Trips!
Rising Star – Monday, Sept. 23
Hoosier Park – Monday, October 28
$25 transportation (not handicap accessible), Leave MRC at 9am-5pm