2021 Day Trips

Holland Tulip Festival - Holland, MI

A first-class visit to Holland, MI with beauty, fun and culture wrapped into one exciting day!    This day trip includes: Lunch, shopping on own in downtown Holland, step-on guided tour of Holland's tulip lanes, wine tasting reception, and motorcoach transportation.  

  • Friday, May 7,  2021
  • 7:30 am to 7:30 pm
  • Fee:  $89 per person

Fan Bus to Wrigley - Chicago, IL

Celebrate Dad and enjoy a baseball game at Wrigley Field as the Chicago Cubs take on the Miami Marlins.  This day trip includes game ticket, and motorcoach transportation.  All ages welcome.

  • Sunday, June 20, 2021
  • 9:30 am to 6:00 pm
  • Fee:  $139.00 per person

A Day in Lake Geneva, WI 

A first-class visit to gorgeous Lake Geneva, WI.  This day trip includes 2-1/4 hour narrated boat tour on Geneva Lake, plated lunch onboard boat tour, shopping on own in downtown Lake Geneva, and motorcoach transportation.

  • Friday, July 9, 2021
  • 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fee:  $99 per person

Eagle Creek State Park Adventures - Indianapolis, IN

Choose your own adventure at Eagle Creek State Park.  Trip includes adventure of your choice and motorcoach transportation.  All ages welcome.  

GoApe Treetop Adventure:  a 2 -3 hour aerial journey through the forest canopy utilizing rope ladders, wooden bridges and zip lines.  Participant requirements:  minimum age of 10 with one participating adult for every youth aged 10 - 15, minimum height of 4'7", maximum weight of 285, subject to harness fit.

Fee:  $70 per person (age 16+) or $55 per person youth (age 10-15)

Paddling Adventure:  Grab a paddle boat of your choice or paddle board and enjoy a day on the Eagle Creek Reservoir with bird watching spots, fishing areas and hiking trails.

Fee:  $60 per person

Hiking Adventure:  Set out on a self-guided tour through the forest of Eagle Creek State Park.

Fee:  $30 per person

  • Thursday, July 29, 2021
  • 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fee:  Varies based on your adventure

Crosstown Classic - Guaranteed Rate Field

Sox vs. Cubs.  Pick a side.  This is a game you don't want to miss!  Day trip includes all you can eat/all you can drink (beer, wine, softdrinks) 90 minutes prior to the game at Guaranteed Rate Field's "Patio", game ticket and motorcoach transportation.  All ages welcome!  

  • Sunday, August 29, 2021
  • 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fee:  $149.00 per person

Cubs on the Road - Milwaukee, WI

Enjoy the game from the luxury of the all-inclusive Northwestern Mutual Legends Club as the Cubs take on the Milwaukee Brewers.  This trip includes ticketed admission/game seating into NW Mutual Legends Club, full food buffet, unlimited soft drinks and voucher for 2 alcoholic drinks (beer or wine), motorcoach transportation.  

  • Sunday, September 19, 2021
  • 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
  • Fee:  $169 per person

Starved Rock Fall Colors - Utica, IL

Experience Starved Rock during the most beautiful time of the year.  This trip includes trolley ride, lunch at Starved Rock Lodge, guided walk to scenic Council Overhang and Ottawa Canyon, motorcoach transportation.

  *NOTE:  This trip is not recommended for guests with limited mobility as the guided walk, although less than 1 mile, is on a dirt trail with possible exposure of tree roots and stairs.  

  • Saturday, October 16, 2021
  •  7:45 am - 6:00 pm
  • Fee:  $69 per person

COVID -19 NOTE: Valpo Parks will be vigilantly monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it unfolds for the safety of our guests and staff. The motorcoach will be deep cleaned prior to our trip and will be disinfected/sanitized after group unloads at destination. Until further notice, all guests will be required to wear masks on the motorcoach at all times to and from our destination. 

  1. Jane Grennes

    Day Trip Coordinator
    Phone: 219-462-5144 ext. 6301

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