Trips & Tours


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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 30 minutes before departure for day trips.

Transportation on day trips are no more than 3 hours one-way 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.





Come join us for a day at Shatley Springs Inn. Families and tour groups alike find the country atmosphere relaxing and reminiscent of time past. After eating a family style meal, many guests visit the gift shops or take a walk around the lake. Others sit and rest a spell in the rocking chairs on the porch. Come and see for yourself the best kept secret in northwestern North Carolina.
Bus Departs: 7:45 a.m.; Returns: 6:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Date: Friday, 4/17            Activity # 7011.115
Fee: $22 plus cost of meal (cash only)
*The bus will be departing and returning to the Logan Multi-Purpose Center, 184 Booker Drive NW


SURPRISE!! Save your guesses and save your worries, this trip is sure to be enjoyed by all. This interactive trip will keep us on the move; visiting locations and witnessing the transformations of some of the nation’s greatest visionaries. Lunches are on your own and wear your walking shoes.
Bus Departs: 8:15 a.m.; Returns: 5:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Date: Thursday, 4/23      Activity # 7010.115
Fee: $25 plus cost of meal



Join us as we return to the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center and absorb the beautiful classical sounds of Rachmaninoff and Dvorak performed by the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra. We will hear a sweeping and emotional piano concerto and an energetic and imaginative performance of Dvorak's Symphony No. 9. After the performances we will enjoy an Uptown lunch.
Bus Departs: 8:30 a.m.; Returns: 3:00 p.m.
Date: Friday, 5/8    Activity # 7013.115
Fee: $33 plus cost of meal







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Please contact us by email at or 704-920-5600.