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Enjoy traveling and leave the driving to us! Unless indicated otherwise, all trips depart from The Village at First Assembly in Concord, located at 280 Concord Parkway, South. Meet the bus in the parking lot north of Big Lots and across from Arby's. Please plan to arrive 20 minutes before departure for day trips and 30 minutes before departure for overnight trips.
Transportation on trips less than two hours one-way will be on the Parks and Recreation activity bus. Longer trips will be via motor coach.
Please check our current "Leisure Times" for a current listing of all trips and tours or call our office at 704-920-5600 for a complete listing.
A MYSTERY HUNT
Activity # 7003.414
Based on the events of Mr. Penumbra's 24 Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan, we will discover new places and new people on our hunt for the great event! Using the technology of today, we will uncover the hidden messages of treasures of years past. We will use methods of geocaching, letterboxing and other navigational tools to unravel the mystery before us. Rediscovering a downtown and all of its concealed values, we will have the opportunity to bring home treasures of our own. Wear comfortable shoes.
Bus Departs: 9:30 a.m.; Returns: 4:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Date: Tuesday, 3/11
Fee: $13 plus cost of meal
THE HISTORIC SOUTH
Activity # 7004.114
Join us as we go back in time crossing over the South Carolina border. We will begin our visit at the Museum of York County exploring the depths of the Carolina Piedmont over 600 years ago, as well as running across a few of Africa's greatest beasts. After our adventure in the wild we will appear in the 1760's in today's Historic Brattonsville. We will traverse through time as we view bits of this original 630 acre tract.
Bus Departs: 8:45 a.m.; Returns: 5:00 -5:30 p.m.
Date: Thursday, 3/27
Fee: $26 plus cost of meal
THE CAROLINAS' LITTLE BIT OF EVERYTHING
Activity # 7005.114
Peering into the early 1900's we will have a chance to tour the lives set in Greenwood, South Carolina at the Greenwood Museum and Railroad Center. The Museum, twice named the South Carolina tourist attraction of the year and the Railroad Historical Center are landmarks in time and place. After our visit of Greenwood we will travel to the beautiful downtown of Edgefield. In Edgefield we will seek out the local historic potters, general stores and the town of 10 Governors. Eat breakfast prior to departure.
Bus Departs: 7:15 a.m.; Returns: 7:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Date: Tuesday, 4/8
Fee: $18 plus cost of meal
HAIRSPRAY, WOHLFAHRT HAUS DINNER THEATRE
Activity # 7006.114
Cruise with Tracey Turnblad on her BIG adventure with her BIG 'do as we take in the Tony Award-Winning Best Musical, Hairspray! The story of a loveable girl and her plus-sized everything world portras the success of dreams coming true for those who dare to do BIG things. We will enjoy the grand music and awesome performance of traveling and local actors and actresses, and partake in fine dining as we meet the performers. On our way home we'll take a rest/snack break.
Bus Departs: 8:45 a.m.; Returns: 7:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Date: Thursday, 5/15
Fee: $63 (includes lunch)
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