Trips

Spots are going fast on all our trips and some are already filled up.  We do our best to get you the best seats for the best price with a quality trip!  Check our flyers in the Groton Senior Center Newsletter Discover 55+ or on our Facebook page for added information.

We offer day and extended trips around the US and abroad. Great for singles, couples, families – there’s something for everyone and all ages. Trips are open to the public. Check back often to see new trips added!

Questions about a particular trip??  If you just want to know if there is a spot for you you may call 860-441-6785 or if a more specific question call 860-441-6623.  THANK YOU for traveling with us!

Payment must be made upon registering for a day trip. No refunds unless your spot can be filled. To see all our upcoming trips, please visit GrotonRec.com/Trips or call the main desk at (860) 441-6785 for more information.

    Sunday, June 24th- Day Trip to The Boston Pops at Tanglewood- show and lunch

    Departure Time: 10:00am

    We start with lunch in Stockbridge at either the Cork N Hearth or the Red Lion Inn.  A choice of chicken, beef or fish entrée.  Then off to Tanglewood to enjoy the Boston Pops in a very special concert directed by Andy Einhorn with guest soloist Audra McDonald.  Your seats are in the covered part, “The Shed”.
    Cost: $158/resident includes deluxe coach transportation, complete luncheon and show.

    November 27th- 29th- Extended Trip: Trapp Family Lodge Stowe, VT

    Trapp Family Lodge History Tour – Guided tour of Stowe- Ben & Jerry’s Factory Tour Also, includes: Friendship Tours escort, Deluxe motor coach, 2 nights hotel, 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners, sightseeing & admissions as per itinerary, Gratuities to Driver & Tour Director, The lodge is a mountain resort in the European tradition by the von Trapp family that inspired “The Sound of Music”. This unique luxury mountain resort features Austrian-inspired architecture, European-style accommodations, superb mountain views and old world comforts. This Austrian theme trip will be a memory to cherish!  Deposit: $250 by 9/4 COST: $601pp double/triple $781 pp single

    December 9th-14th- Extended Trip: Southern Charm Holiday Discovery

    6 Days • 8 Meals
    ​Collette trip- Air fare included. Highlights:  Historic Charleston, Choice of Boone Hall Plantation or Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, James
    Island County Park Holiday Display, Jekyll Island, Christmas Caroling,
    Savannah, Andrew Low House.  Double  $2,449pp rates secured until 6/8/18

    Day trip May 8th NEWPORT PLAYHOUSE THE EDWARDS TWINS

    NEWPORT PLAYHOUSE THE EDWARDS TWINS
    TUESDAY, MAY 8 (MATINEE 11 AM SHOW))

    The World Famous Edward Twins, is the top Twin and Impersonation act in the world. Their vocals and looks will amaze you. You will think you are seeing and hearing the real superstars right before your eyes. From Barbara Streisand, Sonny and Cher, Andrea Boccelli, Bette Midler, Johnny Mathis, Perry Como, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder to Neil Diamond all in one show.

    We leave at 9:45 am & return approximately 5 pm at GSC

    Day trip to Newport Playhouse: Edwards Twins Show

    Groton Senior Center presents day trip to Newport Playhouse: Edwards Twins Show TUESDAY, MAY 8.

    This will be a matinee 11 am show.  The World Famous Edward Twins, is the top Twin and Impersonation act in the world. Their vocals and looks will amaze you. You will think you are seeing and hearing the real superstars right before your eyes. From Barbara Streisand, Sonny and Cher, Andrea Boccelli, Bette Midler, Johnny Mathis, Perry Como, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder to Neil Diamond all in one show. We leave at 9:45 am and return approximately 5 pm at Groton Senior Center via GSC bus.  Cost includes transportation, lunch and show is $65/resident and $75/nonresident.

    Register at www.grotonrec.com or at Groton Senior Center front desk. Inquiries?  860-441-6785