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October
14


$105


Old Fashioned Christmas In The Woods

Saturday, October 14, 2017

JUICE AND MUFFIN are served en route to Columbiana, Ohio known as the Biggest Little Town in Ohio. AN OLD-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS IN THE WOODS at beautiful SHAKER WOODS is bigger and better than ever – celebrating their 23RD season!! Shop for hand-crafted holiday gift items from some of the country’s best craftspeople in a setting that only Shaker Woods can deliver. The Woods are transformed into a holiday wonderland with each booth beautifully decorated in an old-fashioned holiday theme. See craftspeople demonstrate their unique skills right before your eyes including woodworkers, floral designers, blacksmiths, potters, tole painters, basket wavers and many others. Enjoy approx 4 ½ -5 hours at the festival before we travel to nearby DAS DUTCH VILLAGE for our FAMILY STYLE DINNER. The Village is memorable. Visit Old Fashioned Main Street, Specialty shops, Nostalgic Log House Museum and MORE!...

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November
11


$69


A German Christmas

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Travel to the quaint town of Canandaigua, to the GRANGER HOMESTEAD for their annual FESTIVAL OF TREES & CHRISTKINDL MARKET. A visit to the 1816 former home of the Granger Family, will certainly put you in the Holiday Spirit! The Mansion is decorated with over 100 entries including Holiday Trees, Wreaths, Mantel Displays, Table Decorations, Quilts, Stockings, & Floral Arrangements. The CHRISTKINDL MARKET, is a....

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November
18


$79


St. Jacob's Sparkles

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Travel to WATERLOO, ONTARIO for an AFTERNOON TEA at the HOMEWOOD SUITES. Enjoy assorted Teas, assortment of Finger Sandwiches, freshly made Scones and chef’s choice of Desserts. After tea, acquaint yourself with a gentler time in the VILLAGE OF ST. JACOBS. St. Jacobs' most anticipated holiday event - ST. JACOBS SPARKLES - is one you won't want to miss! VILLAGE-WIDE, MERCHANTS AMID 1000’S OF HOLIDAY TWINKLING LIGHTS, THROW OPEN THEIR DOORS AND ROLL OUT THE WELCOME MAT TO KICKSTART THE HOLIDAY SHOPPING SEASON. Some offer once-a-year savings and in-store promotions, others greet you with festive goodies, and everywhere, good cheer abounds. Step aboard a free HORSE-DRAWN TROLLEY as it shuttles shoppers to and fro along the streets. Listen for the strains of wandering VICTORIAN CAROLERS throughout the village...

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November
28


$59


Holiday Bites & Casino Lights

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Off to the Southern tier to bring in the holiday season as you travel to SPRAGUE'S MAPLE FARMS. Sprague's is getting ready for the holiday season. Enjoy Breakfast & time to browse for that special holiday gift at their gift shop. Continue on, to enjoy the casino lights, at the SENECA ALLEGANY CASINO...

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November
29


$95


Christmas Memories

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Holiday greetings as we travel to ERIE, PA. We’re off to THE STATION DINNER THEATER in ERIE, PA for the 12 noon show, “CHRISMAS MEMORIES” Enjoy an all new magical holiday family musical – now celebrating their 27th Anniversary. Start off your season right with this heartwarming musical in which the true meaning of Christmas is always celebrated. This show will even get “Scrooge” in the holiday spirit.. DINNER SHOW INCLUDES HOLIDAY THEMED FAMILY STYLE MEAL. Following the show, we will travel to nearby PULAKO’S CHOCOLATES for a TOUR (upon availability) and a chance to SAMPLE and purchase some delicious chocolates for the holiday season...

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December
1


$599 D
$799 S
$569 T

Christmas by the Sea

December 1 - 4, 2017 • Friday- Monday• 4 Days

Travel to Rhode Island. Visit the Lasalette Shrine & Festival of Lights. Newport Tour, Marble House Mansion, Bowen's Wharf Annual Tree Lighting, Hyannis Main Street shopping, Glass Bowers and much more.

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December
3


$139


A Christmas Carol

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Arrive in NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE for a lovely SIT DOWN LUNCH LUNCH at QUEEN’S LANDING. After dining, we will enjoy the 2:00 pm matinee show, A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Playing at the ROYAL GEORGE THEATER. Ebenezer Scrooge is a miserable old miser. But when three Ghosts decide to swoop in overnight, he gets the wake-up call of a lifetime. This charming Christmas classic by Charles Dickens has one of life’s most inspiring questions at its heart: what — and who — will really matter in the end? See it brought to life in the historic Royal George Theatre by the Shaw Festival’s world-class Ensemble. After the show you’ll have time to enjoy a Victorian winter wonderland in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Fun for everyone (even Scrooge)...

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December
3


$105


"Buffalo Choral Arts Christmas Concert"

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Join Know How Tours and the joyous sounds of the BUFFALO CHORAL ARTS SOCIETY for the afternoon performance at ST. JOSEPH CATHEDRAL in Buffalo. This CONCERT features traditional and non-traditional Christmas Carols and Christmas performances featuring guest artists, “The Royal Ringers”. These fantastic songs of the season will entertain you.

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December
4


$165


Neil Sedaka

Monday, December 4, 2017

Travel to Niagara Falls Canada to celebrate the ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS. Begin with the MATINEE PERFORMANCE at the Meridian Center. This year the 2017 WINTER FESTIVAL proudly presents NEIL SEDAKA, an American pop singer, pianist, composer and record producer. Since his music career began in 1957, he has sold millions of records as an artist and has written or co-written over 500 songs for himself and others. You’ll hear hit songs like “Oh Carol”, “Breaking up is Hard to Do”, “Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen” and many more. After the show enjoy dinner at BETTY’S RESTAURANT followed a drive through the Canadian side of the FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS...

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December
4


$50


Elvis Christmas & Country

Monday, December 4, 2017

Dine at the beautiful, fully decorated SALVATORE’S ITALIAN GARDENS before you experience a fantastic show starring TERRY BUCHWALD -“ELVIS, CHRISTMAS & COUNTRY – AND A LITTLE BIT OF ROCK N ROLL” Terry is a well-known tribute artist and recording artist from Western New York, who has earned the distinction of being named one of the top tribute artists in the United States by the LA Times. Audiences across the nation are astonished by his dynamic voice and striking resemblance to Elvis. By all accounts, Terry has the looks, the moves and the voice of the legendary "King.” It’s an ALL NEW show for the holiday season. Come and be entertained, dance and sing along! It’s Elvis, Christmas, Country & a little bit of rock n roll! Book early to avoid disappointment – this event is a sell-out every year. Show appropriate for ALL ages!...

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December
7


$99


Victorian Castle & Christmas Gardens

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Explore DUNDURN CASTLE, in HAMILTON, ONTARIO, built in the 1830’s by Sir Allan Napier MacNab, one of Canada’s first Premiers. Decorated in spectacular HOLIDAY DÉCOR, tour this magnificent 40-room home WITH GUIDE which was romantically inspired by a grand Italianate Villa. Explore the heritage of Victorian ideas and possessions, which influenced life during this time.....

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December
9


$115


Gingerbread & Candlelight

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Celebrate the upcoming Christmas holiday season by getting in the mood with a tour to the Niagara Falls region. This tour features holiday lights, early frontier history, culinary displays and good food. Visit NIAGARA FALLS CULINARY SCHOOL for a GUIDED TOUR and their annual GINGERBREAD WONDERLAND event. It features...

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December
10


$79


Dickens Christmas In Skaneateles

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Dickens Christmas a holiday tradition, celebrates weekend each year in Skaneateles, NY. Charles Dickens and his cast of over 50 characters welcome you to the annual DICKENS FESTIVAL. Begin with a SIT DOWN LUNCH at the popular SPRING SIDE INN, an Auburn favorite. Enjoy lunch at this historic Inn, located on the North end of Owasco Lake. Then step back in time and celebrate the holidays the old-fashioned way at the DICKENS CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL. Enjoy horse drawn wagon rides around the village, Carolers, Street Theater, Roasted Chestnuts & Hot Chocolate. ....

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December
15


$119


Holiday Pops Concert

Friday, December 15, 2017

Begin the day at KLEINHANS MUSIC HALL for COFFEE AND PASTRY. Then enjoy the 10:30 am HOLIDAY POPS CONCERT. Join the BUFFALO PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA for a concert where memories are made! Western New York’s top holiday tradition is back for another season of musical splendor and fun. Bring your friends and family, sing along to your favorite holiday music and get in the spirit of the season. A delicious LUNCH is included following the show at HAMLIN HOUSE RESTAURANT...

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Alpine Christmas

8 Days • 10 Meals: 6 Breakfasts  4 Dinners

Explore traditional European Christmas markets throughout the Alpine region. Six nights in one hotel in Innsbruck allows you time to shop and explore. Explore Oberammergau, home to the original Passion Play...

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San Antonio Holiday

5 Days • 7 Meals: 4 Breakfasts / 3 Dinners

Visit the Alamo where, in 1836, a battle was fought and men made the ultimate sacrifice to defend their freedom and the Republic of Texas. Enjoy a wine tasting at one of the Hill Country’s historic wineries...

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Christmas on the Danube

9 Days • 18 Meals: 6 Breakfasts / 5 Lunches / 7 Dinners

Visit and shop in the famous Christmas markets of Rothenburg, Nuremberg, Regensburg, Passau and Vienna.

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