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!
Set off for our Nation’s capital to see the remarkable monuments and renowned buildings during your guided tour of Washington, D.C. You will enjoy detailed information on some of D.C.’s most incredible landmarks including the U.S. capital, White House, National Archives, Embassy Row, Georgetown, Washington Monument, World War II Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, Smithsonian and more! This trip includes deluxe motor coach transportation, six nights lodging and 10 meals. Travel insurance through Travel Insured International is available and recommended at a price of $69 per person. Please write a separate check payable to “Travel Insured International, Inc.” or pay it online at travelconfident.com. This trip departs at 8:00am from LCC on Thursday, September 16 and will return in the evening of Wednesday, September 22. Limited space available so don’t wait to register! Final payment and registration deadline is Friday, July 9.
|31516-A1||TH-W||9/16-9/22||$1,064 per Person Single|
|31516-A2||TH-W||9/16-9/22||$779 per Person Double|
|31516-A3||TH-W||9/16-9/22||$759 per Person Triple|
|*$75 deposit due upon signing|
Adult (Age 21 and Older)
Tour the Whiskey Acres production process, take a peek at the farm and end with a tasting. Afterwards, enjoy dinner at Fatties Pub and Grill. Fee includes mini-bus transportation, distillery tour and tasting. Bring money for additional beverages and your dinner that follows. Please note due to the nature of the COVID pandemic, event details are subject to change. Face coverings must be worn. Registration deadline is Wednesday, June 9.
|11510-A1||W||6/23||Depart: 1:00pm (LCC)
36th Annual Strawberry Festival
Every year, festgoers descend upon Cedarburg for Strawberry Festival, an art- and music-filled weekend celebrating the strawberry. Wander down Washington Avenue and you’ll see why “Art is a Tradition” in Cedarburg. Fondly referred to as Arts on the Avenue, Strawberry Festival highlights some of the best local and national artists who bring their works of art to the streets of Cedarburg, including paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fiber art, fine glass, woodwork, mixed media, and photography. Strawberry Festival’s many food vendors are a huge draw to the festival, and sure to please any palate. On our way home we will stop at the Mars Cheese Castle. Please note due to the nature of the COVID pandemic, event details are subject to change. Face coverings must be worn. Registration deadline is Monday, June 7.
|11536-A1||SA||6/26||Depart: 8:45am (LCC)
Return: 8:15pm (Approximately)
A Day at Lincoln Park Zoo and Conservatory
We are off to the world-famous Lincoln Park Zoo and Conservatory! You will explore all there is to see at your own pace. Fee includes transportation only (zoo and conservatory admission is free); lunch is on your own, bring a sack lunch or dine at one of the many restaurant options on-site or within walking distance. Please note due to the nature of the COVID pandemic, event details are subject to change. Face coverings must be worn. Registration deadline is Friday, June 25.
|11526-A1||TU||7/20||Depart: 9:00am (LCC)
Antiques on the Bluff
St. Joseph, MI
Something old is new to you! Find hidden treasures along Lake Bluff Park at this premier antique show that overlooks Lake Michigan. This event features over 50 vendors and runs the first Sunday of the month, May through October. Just steps away from the bluff are shops and restaurants that line the quaint streets of downtown St. Joseph. Enjoy an afternoon of shopping and lunch with friends. Please note due to the nature of the COVID pandemic, event details are subject to change. Face coverings must be worn. Registration deadline is Monday, July 12.
|11539-A1||SU||8/1||Depart: 8:30am (LCC)
Return: 5:00pm (Approximately)
Anderson Japanese Gardens
Anderson Japanese Gardens is an authentic Japanese Garden maintained by the highest standards that touches the souls of guests. With grace, elegance, and gentle awareness they exemplify the Japanese cultural heritage of respectful humility in service to people of all cultures. Cost includes admission to the gardens, a private guided tour, and motorcoach transportation. Lunch is on your own at the Fresco at the Gardens. There will be plenty of walking on this trip, so plan accordingly. Please note due to the nature of the COVID pandemic, event details are subject to change. Face coverings must be worn. Registration deadline is Thursday, July 1.
|11515-A1||TH||8/5||Depart: 8:30am (LCC)