Lancaster 2018

$595 per person, double occupancy. Monday, August 27 through Saturday, September 1, 2018

Depart Calhoun, TN 8am
Day 1: Board your spacious, video and restroom equipped Motorcoach and set off for Lancaster in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Tonight check into an en route hotel for a good night's rest.

Day 2: After enjoying a continental breakfast, you'll continue to head towards your destination. Today, you will arrive exciting Lancaster, PA. Before checking into your Lancaster area hotel, you will enjoy a visit to Sight and Sound Theatres to see the brand NEW show JESUS. The greatest rescue story of all time! Jesus is the action-packed musical stage adventure that takes you on a miraculous journey alongside the most famous person to ever walk the earth, and the everyday people whose lives He changed forever. Tonight enjoy dinner and check into your hotel for a 3 night stay.

Day 3: After continental breakfast, you will go to THE AMISH EXPERIENCE attraction. The Amish Country Homestead is a reflection of their commitment to accurately and sensitively portray the Old Order Amish as they live and work in today's world. The Homestead is the home of the fictional Amish family of Daniel and Lizzie Fisher, whom you have gotten to know in the Amish Experience Theater's "Jacobs's Choice". Inside the Homestead, learn of Amish traditions and practices, plain living and life without electricity. The Fisher One-Room School is attached to the house and filled with authentic desks and furnishings from an actual Amish school. You'll learn the tradition of teaching eight grades in one room. From the pantry stocked full of freshly canned vegetables to the family's plain clothes... from propane-powered lamps to air-compressor driven appliances... the Fisher Family Homestead truly provides insights into the complex riddles of a culture so very different than our own. After free time at ROCKVALE SQUARE OUTLETS, you will head to Lancaster's famous American Music Theatre for 'SONGS OF THE SILVER SCREEN". Movie buffs of all ages will delight in this original production. Enjoy live performances from the AMT cast and band as they bring you the biggest hits from movies past and present. You won't want to miss the toe-tapping medley of movie songs spanning decades of film making. Join as they recognize cinematic songs made famous by icons such as: Elvis Presley, Julie Andrews, Bette Midler, Rosemary Clooney, Barbra Streisand, John Williams and plenty more. Hear the motion picture hits "My Heart Will Go On", "I Will Always Love You", "True Love", and "Saturday Night Fever" plus dozen more timeless classics. Grab your tub of popcorn and get ready for a harmonious, cinematic show. Tonight, enjoy dinner before heading back to your hotel.

Day 4: After enjoying a continental breakfast, you will head to Philadelphia. Upon your arrival you will go on a guided tour of Philadelphia. During your tour some of the highlights you will see include: Independence Hall, Betsy Ross' House, The Mint, The Federal Reserve, The Holocaust Memorial, Logan Circle, Penn's Landing and "The Rocky Steps". After your GUIDED TOUR OF PHILADELPHIA you will have free time in the historic district where you will be able to visit the Liberty Bell and the Independence Visitor Center. Later, you will have dinner before returning to your hotel for the evening.

Day 5: After enjoying a continental breakfast, you will go on a GUIDED TOUR OF LANCASATER  including Amish Country. Next, you'll visit the KITCHEN KETTLE VILLAGE - a charming marketplace of shops and restaurants. Later that day, you'll check into your en route hotel.

Day 6: Enjoy a continental breakfast before heading home. A perfect time to chat with friends about all the fun things you've done, the great shows you've seen and where your next group trip will take you!




Contact SEC Travel Planners, Helen Semak to book today! 423-559-9295 or 423-284-9425, [email protected]

1st deposit of $75 per person due upon signing.

Final balance is due 6/20/2018.

If you have questions for Bowater Employees Credit Union, call or email Kim at 303-5610, [email protected]

You can pay by cash or check.

Add peace of mind to your trip with optional travel insurance. $59 per person, paid at time of deposit. Ask Helen for more information!



The Gold Checking Travel Club is a special benefit to credit union members who are age 50 or better and have a checking account at Bowater Credit Union.

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