Bus Trips

TAKE A TRIP with the New Lenox Community Park District! We have a variety of travel destinations to choose from, so sit back, relax and let us take care of the driving. Call your family, friends and neighbors and join the fun! Please note that there is no additional fee for nonresidents charged for our bus trips. For further details for the trips listed here or to suggest a future travel destination, please contact the Recreation Department at (815) 485-3584, we’d love to hear from you!
Sorry….. there are no refunds on bus trips.

Jackson Square Mall

LaGrange, IL
Join us for a day of antiquing and shopping in LaGrange! We will begin our day at Jackson Square Mall, which was once voted “Best of the West #1 Antique Shop” by West Suburban Living! This antique mall houses over 60 dealers with a wide variety of items including home decor, antiques, collectibles, jewelry, and clothing. The building itself is an antique at over 100 years old! Afterwards, we will continue shopping at the many unique stores that line the streets of downtown LaGrange. There are also several restaurant options to choose from for lunch that are sure to satisfy your taste buds. Lunch is on your own.
Registration deadline is Friday, March 3.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
31503-A1 W 3/29 9:30am (LCC Departure)
4:00pm (Return Approximately)

Lunch at Thrive Restaurant

Joliet, IL
On the campus of Joliet Jr. College, Thrive restaurant is run by the students in the Culinary Arts Department. The focus of Thrive is to craft elegant and imaginative cuisine, showcasing fresh ingredients. All pastas are produced in house, as well as cheeses, breads and more to create a menu both classic and approachable that is simple yet flavorful. Menu to include salad, choice of entrée, dessert, and drink. Fee includes lunch and transportation
Registration deadline is Friday, March 24.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
31525-A1 W 4/19 10:15am (LCC Departure)
2:00pm (Return Approximately)

Frank Lloyd Wright’s B. Harley Bradley House Tour

Kankakee, IL
Did you know that Kankakee has two Frank Lloyd Wright sites? The B. Harley Bradley House on the banks of the tranquil Kankakee River and the Warren Hickox House directly next door were designed in 1900 and are considered Wright’s first Prairie Style homes. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places individually and as part of the Riverview Historic District. Following an extensive restoration, the Bradley House now enjoys the opportunity to be appreciated by architecture fans from around the world. You will learn about the history of the Bradley House, its 11 owners and amazing architecture and also a bit about the Hickox House, the private residence next door. The tour includes both floors of the house and the carriage house/stable. After the tour, we head to Burgers & Beers Bar & Grill for a delicious plated lunch and non-alcoholic soft drink. The registration fee includes roundtrip motor coach transportation, tour, plated lunch and gratuity.
Registration deadline is Friday, April 14.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
31535-A1 W 5/17 9:00am (LCC Departure)
3:00pm (Return Approximately)

Shipshewana Flea Market

Shipshewana, IN
Shipshewana Trading Place boasts the Midwest’s Largest Outdoor Flea Market with over 700 open-air booths offer something for everyone – gifts, home decor, signs, fresh produce, jewelry, makeup, plants, food, clothes, antiques, wood crafts, and much more. There is no other place with as many bargains or cool finds. You can also walk a few blocks to the downtown area and visit a variety of shops and restaurants. Lunch is on your own.
Registration deadline is Friday, May 5.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
31553-A1 W 5/31 8:00am (LCC Departure)
7:15pm (Return Approximately)


Memphis, TN

Memphis – Home of the Blues, Soul & Rock n Roll. This trip includes deluxe motor coach transportation, 4 nights lodging and 8 meals, Admission to Graceland, Sun Studio, Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum and a guided tour of Memphis and free time on Beale Street. Trip insurance prices are $72 for a single, double & triple. Please write a separate check payable to “Travel Insured International, Inc.” or pay it online at www.travelconfident.com Limited space available; don’t wait to register! This trip departs at 8:00am from LCC on Monday, October 16 and will return in the evening of Friday, October 20. Limited space available so don’t wait to register!

Activity Day Date R/NR
21538-A1 M-F 10/16-10/20 $978 per person single
21538-A2 M-F 10/16-10/20 $798 per person double
21538-A3 M-F 10/16-10/20 $778 per person triple