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!

Lake Geneva Luncheon Tour

Lake Geneva, WI
Enjoy a 2.25 hour narrated historical tour of the entire lake and a sit-down plated meal. Lunch will be Pier 290 Signature Chopped Steak, served with Chef’s choice of vegetable and mashed potatoes, fresh rolls, dessert, coffee, or tea. The boat features upper and lower climate enclosed decks, bathrooms on both floors and a cash bar. We will have some time to visit the nearby shops after the tour. Fee includes boat ticket, lunch, gratuity, and motorcoach transportation.
Registration deadline is Wednesday, June 10.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
11509-A1 T 7/12 7:45am (LCC Departure Door C)
5:00pm (Approximate Return)

Chinatown Summer Fair

Chicago, IL
This iconic event is one of the most ethnically unique outdoor events in Chicago and the Midwest. Attracting more than 40,000 people from throughout the region, Chinatown Summer Fair is a true celebration of Far East beauty and culture including food, art and music located on Wentworth Avenue from Cermak Avenue to 24th Place in Chicago. This neighborhood street festival will open with a lion dance procession, a welcome on the main stage, followed by Asian performances, kung fu demonstrations, samplings from Chinatown’s restaurants, and unique gift shops, arts & crafts exhibits, street vendors with an array of merchandise, and a children’s area. Registration deadline is Thursday, June 30.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
11538-A1 SA   7/30 10:30am (LCC Door C Departure)
4:45pm (Return Approximately)

Antiques & Chalk Art

St. Joseph, MI
Enjoy a beautiful day in St. Joe’s! You can spend your day finding hidden treasures along Lake Bluff Park at the Antiques on the Bluff show that overlooks Lake Michigan. This antique event features over 50 vendors. Afterwards, head over to Broad Street in downtown St. Joe during the Chalk the Block! festival and enjoy the completed chalk masterpieces created by artists. This family friendly festival showcases regional, national and international artists, using the quaint lakeside town as their backdrop. Just steps away are shops and restaurants that the line the quaint streets of downtown St. Joseph. Enjoy an afternoon of shopping and lunch with friends. Registration deadline is Thursday, July 7.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
11535-A1 SU 8/7 8:30am (LCC Door C Departure)
5:00pm (Return Approximately)

The Flat Cats Show At Prairie Bluff

Crest Hill, IL
Prairie Bluff Golf Course welcomes The Flat Cats band. They play a range of vintage and modern music rooted in the hottest swinging jazz and blues, contemporary classics, and timeless standards. Whether you choose to listen, tap your foot, or cut a rug on the dance floor, you are sure to be entertained! Fee includes your transportation, ticket and a three-course plated lunch with your choice of entrée. Choices will be available at registration.
Registration deadline is Friday, August 12th.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
11550-A1 TH 8/25 11:00am (LCC Door C Departure)
3:30pm (Return Approximately)

Drury Lane Presents “Murder on the Orient Express”

Oakbrook, IL
Just after midnight, a snowdrift stops the Orient Express in its tracks. The next morning, an American tycoon lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. Isolated and with a killer in their midst, the passengers rely on famed detective Hercule Poirot to identify the murderer before they strike again. The play adaptation of Agatha Christie’s famous murder mystery first premiered in 2017, and the 1974 film adaptation received six Academy Award nominations, including one win. Lunch will be served in the Drury Lane restaurant and will include the chef’s selection of dessert. Fee includes transportation, lunch, show and gratuity. Registration deadline is Thursday, August 25.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
11522-A1 W 9/14 10:15am (LCC Door C Departure)
4:45pm (Return Approximately)

Beautiful Vermont

No matter your age, Vermont offers experiences to awaken your curiosity and sense of adventure. Enjoy a dinner cruise along beautiful Lake Champlain. Tour Morse Farm Sugar Works to see how real Vermont Maple Syrup is made. Witness a 600-foot-deep quarry at Rock of Ages Granite Quarry. See the ice cream making process at Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory and visit Cold Hollow Cider Mill. Admission to the Shelburne Museum is included along with a visit to Stowe Village! This trip includes deluxe motor coach transportation, six nights lodging and 10 meals. Trip insurance prices vary depending on occupancy ($69 double & triple and $94 single per person) 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 Sunday, October 16 and will return in the evening of Saturday, October 22. Limited space available so don’t wait to register! Final payment and registration deadline is Friday, August 5. *$75 due upon signing

Activity Day Date R/NR
21537-A1  SU-SA 10/16-10/22 $919 per person double
21537-A2 SU-SA 10/16-10/22 $1254 per person single
21537-A3 SU-SA 10/16-10/22 $899 per person triple