Please note the following three items:
1. Senior excursions are funded through a Community Development Block Grant that requires that all participants be age 55 or older. Thank you for your cooperation.
2. All senior and community trips depart from Parking Lot A (formerly known as the Park N' Ride Lot) which is located at 20983 La Puente Rd. in Walnut (near the corner of La Puente and Gartel).
3. The following rating scale has been implemented to help you select the trip that is right for you:
- Easy: Generally only light walking.
- Moderate: Some walking necessary. Should be able to stand and/or walk for a longer period of time without assistance.
- Active: Better physical condition is necessary. Lots of walking included.
Summer 2015 Senior Excursions:
Registration is now OPEN. Click here to preview these trips online!
Sinatra’s 100th Birthday Celebration at the Hollywood Bowl (MODERATE)
One of the most important music figures of the 20th century, “Old Blue Eyes,” is honored on his one hundredth birthday with a celebration of his classic recordings that featured The Count Basie Orchestra, Antonio Carlos Jobim, and others. The Count Basie Orchestra and outstanding guest stars gather for this musical tribute.
July 22, 2015
6:30pm to 11:30pm
Orange County Fair (ACTIVE)
There’s nothing like a county fair to stimulate all of your senses. The sights, smells, tastes, sounds and things to touch are sure to bring back some of your favorite memories of days gone by. Join us as we take on the Orange County Fair. Lunch is on your own.
July 29, 2015
Time 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Lake Arrowhead and Lunch (MODERATE)
A visit to Lake Arrowhead isn't complete without a view from the water. You'll ride in style in the enclosed Lake Arrowhead Queen paddlewheel boat. Experience the beauty and excitement of a narrated tour of Lake Arrowhead aboard the elegant Arrowhead Queen. Enjoy the lush forest, sparkling water and blue skies as you glide by lakefront homes and learn about the fascinating history of the lake. Next is lunch at Woody's Boathouse. Lunch is included. Finally, shopping on your own at Lake Arrowhead Village.
August 10, 2015
Time 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Ventura & Channel Islands Escape (MODERATE)
Join us for a trip to beautiful Ventura, home to exquisite beaches stretching from Surfer's Point to Ventura Harbor. The area includes surf breaks, the historic pier & promenade, Buenaventura State Beach and a thriving marina. We will begin with lunch on the pier and then embark upon a half-day narrated cruise adventure by boat with Island Packers along the rugged shore of Anacapa and Santa Cruz Islands. You may see sea lions, seals and island birds. A variety of marine animals and birds may also be encountered during the channel crossing. You will have plenty of time to capture it all on film, so don't forget your camera! Lunch is included.
Time 8:30 am to 7:30 pm
Danish Days in Solvang (ACTIVE)
Velkommen! Come and celebrate the 79th annual Danish Days Celebration in Solvang. Enjoy time in this picturesque Danish town for shopping on your own and experiencing all the festivities the day has to offer. Lunch at the Green House Café or Chomp is included.
September 20, 2015
Time 8:00 am TO 8:30 pm
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