Day Trips

2020 Day Trips:

Explore the Southern Tier: Cartwright’s, Glenn Curtiss Museum & Pleasant Valley Wine Company

April 2, 2020 –Postponed Date TBD when the Museum & Winery reopen

Price Per Person: $100

Let’s take a fun trip to the Southern Tier. They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day: come enjoy the ever popular buckwheat pancakes and real maple syrup at Cartwright’s Maple Tree Inn. They aren’t open for long so don’t miss out. Our next stop is the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum – come see the vast collection of aircraft, vintage motorcycles and automobiles. & Learn of the feat that earned him pilots license #1 in 1908. Then we’re off to Pleasant Valley Wine Company, the oldest winery in the Finger Lakes region. While there we’ll enjoy a delicious lunch, tour of their museum, see the wine making process and of course a wine tasting. (Includes breakfast, admission to Museum, lunch, wine tasting & transportation)

Depart: Irondequoit 7:30am ~ Gates 8:00am ~ Avon Park & Ride 8:30am

Approx Return: 6:15pm Avon ~ 6:45pm Gates ~ 7:15pm Irondequoit


Lucille Ball Museum & National Comedy Center

September 20, 2020

Price Per Person: $124

The National Comedy Center recently opened & is an absolutely amazing attraction. We begin our day at the Lucy Desi Museum which is a wonderful tribute to Lucille Ball & a wonderful part of Jamestown. Lunch will be served in the Tropicana Room. After lunch you’ll enjoy a guided tour of Lucy’s hometown & several hours on your own at the brand new national comedy Center. We’ll make a stop at Valvo’s Candies on the way home.(Includes lunch, admission the Museum & National Comedy Center, guided tour & transportation)

Depart: Irondequoit 6:15am ~ Gates 6:45am ~ Batavia 7:30am

Approx Return: Batavia 8:30pm  Gates 9:15pm ~ Irondequoit 9:45pm


Fall Foliage

September 29 OR October 1, 2020

Price Per Person: $143.00

Due to the long wait list in 2019 we are offering two dates this year. This has become an annual event for Star – this is a great kick off for the fall season. We’ll begin the day boarding the Adirondack Railroad for a wonderful train ride from Utica NY to Thendara NY – while aboard you’ll be able to see the beautiful scenery. Once we disembark we’ll board the bus and head to Old Forge for shopping and lunch on your own. Later in the afternoon we’ll enjoy a narrated boat cruise along one of the many lakes. Enjoy a delicious dinner before departing. (Includes train ride, boat cruise, dinner & transportation)

Meal choices: Taste Of Italy, Chicken French, Chicken Parm

Depart: Gates 5:00am ~ Irondequoit 5:30am ~ X44 6:00am

Approx Return: X44 9:45pm ~ Irondequoit 10:15pm ~ Gates 10:45pm


PETTY FEST VIII @ del Lago Casino

October 2, 2020

Price Per Person: $35

Central New York’s top classic rock band brings their Tom Petty Tribute to the stage of the Vine! Petty Fest started six years ago and has grown larger every year. Hard Promises will be bringing lots of special guests from the Syracuse and Rochester music scene and will play a full two hour show of Tom Petty’s remarkable catalog of music.

Hard Promises is comprised of five veteran Central New York musicians featuring current and former members of Kane, Benny Mardones’ Hurricanes, The Shop, Zoid, Joe Bonamassa Band, Tickets, Custom Taylor, and Jake Fake and the Liars. Providing one of New York’s best live classic rock shows, the members of Hard Promises have shared the stage with Cheap Trick, John Waite, Gregg Allman, Starship, Eddie Money, Dickey Betts, Blues Traveler, Joan Jett, Blue Oyster Cult, Great White, Spin Doctors, and the legendary B.B. King. (Includes $25 free play, dinner buffet, show ticket & transportation)

Depart: Gates 2:00pm ~ Greece 2:15pm ~ Irondequoit 2:45pm ~ Eastview Mall 3:15 PM

Approx Return: Eastview Mall 11:15pm ~ Irondequoit 11:45pm ~ Greece 12:00am ~Gates 12:15am


A Day In Cooperstown

October 7, 2020

Price Per Person: $95

Join us for a beautiful day in Cooperstown. So much enjoyment in a little town. We will begin our day with a nice lunch buffet at the beautiful prestigious Ostesaga Hotel. Following our delicious lunch we will begin our tour, with a step on guide, around Cooperstown. Our tour will stop at Fenimore Art Museum, Ostego Lake Shore, Alice Busch Opera Theatre, The Famer’s Museum, Main Street, National Baseball Hall of Fame Museum and much more. After our wonderful tour we will end the day at Fly Creek Cider Mill for free time to grab everything you need before leaving Cooperstown.(Includes lunch with tour guide & admission to Fly Creek).

Depart: Gates 7:30am ~ Irondequoit 8:00am ~ X44 8:30am

Approx Return: X44 8:00pm ~ Irondequoit 8:30pm~Gates 9:00pm


Tracy Morgan @ del Lago Casino

October 10, 2020

Price Per Person: $60

Tracy Morgan is one of the most well-respected comedians in his field, known for his roles across seven seasons of 30 Rock, where he received a Supporting Actor Emmy Nomination, and Saturday Night Live, which earned him an Emmy nod for Outstanding Guest Actor. TBS’s The Last O.G., which Morgan executive produces and stars in, was recently picked up for a third season. Morgan also recently appeared in Paramount’s What Men Want, opposite Taraji P. Henson. He has had standup specials for Netflix, HBO and Comedy Central. In 2009, he released his first book, I Am The New Black, a compilation of anecdotes and serious moments that shaped him and his career. He has also had memorable voiceovers in G-Force, Rio and Rio 2 and the Oscar-nominated Boxtrolls. Morgan can next be heard voicing the role of “Fox” in Netflix’s November 2019 series, Green Eggs & Ham, as well as “Caption Caveman” in the upcoming 2020 feature, Scoob. Additional film credits include The Longest Yard alongside Adam Sandler, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Head of State, Son of No One, Why Stop Now and Fist Fight. (Includes $25 free play, dinner buffet, show ticket & transportation)

Depart: Gates 2:00pm ~ Greece 2:15pm ~ Irondequoit 2:45pm ~ Eastview Mall 3:15 PM

Approx Return: Eastview Mall 10:45pm ~ Irondequoit 11:15pm ~ Greece 11:30pm ~Gates 11:45pm


Quilt Trail & Tillman’s Lunch

October 14, 2020

Price Per Person: $90

Tis the season for chilly weather – let us bring you to some cozy quilts on barn! We’ll start the day at Partyka Farms. They have a gift shop, bakery and apple cider tastings. We’ll pick up a step on guide for a tour of the Country Barn Quilt Trail. Along the trail you w8ill find numerous farm markets, antique shops, ice cream stands, summer time grills, fine restaurants, art offerings, gift shops, roadside wild flowers, and an abundance of beautiful views, After the tour we will head to Tillman’s Village Inn for a delicious sit down lunch. On the way home we’ll stop at Miller’s Bulk Foods and Bakery for some additional shopping. (Includes lunch, trail admission & transportation)

Depart: Irondequoit 8:15am ~ Gates 8:45am

Approx Return: Gates 4:15pm ~ Irondequoit 4:45pm


Tioga Downs Casino

October 21, 2020

Price Per Person: $45

Enjoy the gaming fun that Tioga Downs has to offer with a $30 free play & a $10 food voucher. They offer over 950 slot machines, 32 table games and 12 poker tables to test your luck. (Includes transportation)

Depart: Irondequoit 7:30am ~ Gates 8:00am

Approx Return: Gates 6:30pm ~ Irondequoit 7:00pm


Windmill & Seneca Harbor Station

October 24, 2020

Price Per Person: $85

The Windmill has become a premier tourist attraction. There are 100 vendors with local producers + craftsmen, they also host nearly 200 shops. Enjoy all the Windmill has to offer + lunch on your own. We’ll head over to Watkins Glen and explore all the unique stores before heading over to Seneca Harbor Station for a delicious sit down dinner. (Includes dinner & transportation)

Meal choices: NY Strip, Shrimp Pasta, Marinated Chicken Breast

Depart: Gates 8:30am ~ Irondequoit 8:30am ~ X44 9:00am

Approx Return: X44 8:00pm~ Irondequoit 8:30pm ~ Gates 8:30pm


Dickens Festival

December 6, 2020

Price Per Person: $90

This morning we’ll enjoy a stop at the Granger House in Canandaigua to see their Festival of Trees. They have so many beautifully decorated trees to view – it’s sure to get you in the spirit of the season! After the Granger House we’ll head to the Springside Inn Restaurant for a delicious sit down lunch. After lunch you will have time to enjoy Skaneateles with all the beautifully decorated shops and costumed characters. Then were off to the Waterloo Premium Outlets for some shopping fun. (Includes admission to the Granger House, lunch & transportation)

Meal Choices: Roast Pork with Stuffing or Chicken French

Depart: Gates 7:30am ~ Irondequoit 8:00am ~ X44 8:30am

Approx Return: X44 6:45pm ~ Irondequoit 7:30pm ~ Gates 8:00pm


The Platters @ del Lago Casino

December 8, 2020

Price Person: $85

These smooth and soulful hit makers bring excitement and romance to del Lago Casino this holiday season. The Platters were one of the top vocal groups of the fifties, delivering smooth renditions of pop standards. The Platters recorded just under 400 songs, sold well over 100 million records, performed in more than 91 countries and received more than 250 awards from all over the world. This holiday season enjoy the hits of the fifties you know and love “Only You,” ” The Great Pretender”, “My Prayer”, “Twilight Time”, and “Smoke Gets in your Eyes”, along with all of your holiday favorites to warm your heart this mistletoe season. (Includes $25 free play, lunch buffet, show ticket & transportation)

Depart: Gates 8:45am ~ Greece 9:00am ~ Irondequoit 9:15am ~ Eastview Mall 9:45am

Approx Return: Eastview Mall 5:30pm ~ Irondequoit 6:00pm ~ Greece 6:15pm ~ Gates 6:30pm


Lights On The Lake

December 13, 2020

Price Per Person: $85

We’ll head to Destiny USA for lunch on own and some Christmas shopping. After we depart from the mall we will head over to Spaghetti Warehouse for a delicious dinner followed by the Lights on the Lake Holiday display. This display features over two miles of beautiful lights. Sure to get you in the Christmas spirit! (Includes dinner, admission to Lights on the Lake & transportation)

Depart: Gates 8:30am ~ Irondequoit 9:00am ~ X44 9:30am

Approx Return: X44 8:45pm ~ Irondequoit 9:15pm ~ Gates 9:45pm


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