Day Trips

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New York CityLogo

Does it get any better than New York City, the City that never sleeps?  Jump on the motor coach and you will be taken to NY City and dropped off in the vicinity of Radio City Music Hall to explore and shop on your own.  

The bus will leave the Pitts Center parking lot promptly at 7 AM. We will depart from NYC at 7 PM and return to Dover approximately 10:30 PM. 

We do not offer refunds or credits if you cancel or miss the bus.  Minimum of 35, Maximum or 45.

  Activity #16NYCP04                       
  Day:  Saturday                               
  Date:  April 23         
  Departure Time:  7:00 am            
  Depart:  John W. Pitts Recreation Center          

  Activity Fee: $37              


2016 Philadelphia Flower ShowLogo


‘Explore America’ Honors the Centennial of the National Park Service

In the Flower Show’s acres of trails, exhibits and attractions, guests will discover the range of horticulture in the national landscape, including the rainbow of wildflowers, desert blooms, coastal flora, verdant meadows, fragrant pinelands, and ancient redwoods. The Flower Show will also tell the diverse stories that forged the United States with exhibits inspired by the nation’s monuments and places where history happened. “Explore America” will spotlight Independence National Historical Park, Lincoln’s birthplace, Liberty Island, and other sites honoring our national heritage.

The PHS Philadelphia Flower Show is an annual event at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in March. It is the world’s oldest and largest indoor flower show, attracting more than 260,000 people annually. The Show features large-scale gardens, elaborate landscapes, and over-the-top floral creations.

Minimum of 35, Maximum of 45.  Activity Fee includes bus transportation and admission ticket.  Bus will depart Flower Show at 4:00 pm.

  Activity #16PHF03                       
  Day:  Wednesday                               
  Date:  March 9         
  Departure Time:  8:00 am            
  Depart:  John W. Pitts Recreation Center    
  Activity Fee: $41       


Washington Cherry Blossom FestivalLogo

Each year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates spring in Washington, DC, the gift of the cherry blossom trees, and the enduring friendship between the people of the United States and Japan. 

On this day they host the Annual Cherry Blossom Parade and we’ll arrive in time for you to find the perfect parade viewing spot.  You will be touring Washington on your own, so make plans and enjoy!

History - In 1912, an incredible gift of 3,000 cherry blossom trees was bestowed on Washington, DC by Tokyo, Japan.  Rooted strongly and surviving outside elements, the trees have withstood the test of time – and a century later, the National Cherry Blossom Festival is preparing for an unprecedented and once-a-year celebration.

Minimum of 35, Maximum of 45.  Activity Fee includes bus transportation.  Bus will depart Washington at 4:00 pm.

  Activity #16WASP04                       
  Day:  Saturday                               
  Date:  April 16         
  Departure Time:  7:30 am            
  Depart:  John W. Pitts Recreation Center    
  Activity Fee: $30 


Have an idea for a day trip that you would like to see us offer?  Please let us know by calling (302)674-7541.