NEW! The Grand Experience on Mackinac Island -October 15-17, 2017The Mackinac Island “Grand Experience” is a unique opportunity to stay at one of the finest and most historic hotel properties in America. Step back in time and experience a way of life that has all but disappeared. Canton Club 55+ is able to offer you this wonderful opportunity through their affiliation with the Michigan Recreation and Park Association (mParks). The Mackinac Island “Grand Experience” is for individuals 50 years or older; spouses, sons, daughters and caregivers under 50 are also welcome.
Your Trip Includes:
- Accommodations at the beautiful Grand Hotel for 2 nights (this includes baggage handling, taxes and gratuities)
- Round trip horse drawn taxi to and from Grand Hotel from the ferry docks
- Round trip ferry boat service on Star Line
- Full breakfast each morning (2)
- Elegant five course dinner each evening (2)
- Horse drawn carriage tour (tip not included)
- Champagne reception
- Evening entertainment and movies
- Grand Hotel kitchen tour
- History lecture with Grand Hotel Historian
- Night dancing with the Grand Hotel Orchestra
- Nightly demitasse
- Planned tournaments; bocce and golf putting and chipping
- Games and activities
- Self-guided walks
- Tea and cookies each afternoon
- Writing contests
- Special prices on bicycle rental, photos, golf, and fudge.
- Single Room (1 person) $719 per person
- Double Room (2 people) $510 per person
- Triple Room (3 people ) $465 per person
Registration begins Wednesday, March 1, 2017. This trip is a premier trip and will sell out. Registration is first-come, first-serve. If you would like more information or would like to register, please stop by the Club 55+ desk or phone 734/394-5485.
A deposit of $425 must be received at registration in order to hold your spot. Deadline for deposit is Friday, May 26, 2017. The remaining balance of your trip is due by Friday, August 18, 2017.
DIA (Detroit Institute of Arts) Trips
The DIA's Come Wonder Around program is exclusively for those 55+ and includes transportation to and from the museum, general admission and a private reception with light refreshments. Club 55+ will be attending the below "Make and Take Workshops" during the upcoming months. Participants can register online or through Club 55+.
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|Patterns, Symbols & Designs||
|Art Pins (Jewelry Making)||
Club 55+ offers registration to a variety of trips throughout the year through our local travel agencies. Trips can range from day trips to overnight stays, within Michigan as well as venturing out of state. We offer casino trips, tours, plays and much more. Individuals can register online or though Club 55+. Limited space available.
|Caesars Windsor||March 7 & 28||$20.00|
|Soaring Eagle - Day Trip||March 13||$40.00|
|Cirucs 1903||March 16||$103.00|
|Odawa Casino - Overnight||April 1 & 2||$134 p/p(d) $179(s)|
|Gems of Detroit||April 4||$93.00|
|Mystery Tour||April 7||$103.00|
|Motown the Musical||April 18||SOLD OUT|
|Holland Tulip Festival - Overnight||May 9 & 10||$164 p/p(d) $204(s)|
|I love a Piano - Meadowbrook||May 10||$91.00|
|Motor City Casino||May 23||$25.00|
|Why Do Fools Fall in Love - Meadowbrook||June 7||$89.00|
|Four Winds Overnight||June 10||$144p/p(d) $194(s)|
|Rum Runners||June 20||$102.00|
|Chicago Taste Fest - Overnight||July 6||$164p/p(d) $214(s)|
|Blue Water Country||July 20||$89.00|
|Purple Rose - Harvey||August 9||$89.00|
Canton Club 55+ offers extended trips to regional, national and international locations. These guide lead trips are a great opportunity to experience the best of famous locations. Check back soon for the current trip offerings.
Registration: For all extended trips, please contact the Club 55+ front desk for instructions on booking your trip 734/394-5485.
Current Offerings: For the current list of extended trips offered by the Canton Club 55+, please visit the Summit on the Park.