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

Thousand Island Day Trip

August 3, 2020

Price Per Person: $90

Join us on this day trip to the Thousands Islands! We’re starting the afternoon at Uncle Sam’s Tours to enjoy a 2.5 hour lunch cruise with narration. Enjoy a leisurely cruise through the enchanting channels of the Thousands Islands and learn about the region’s rich history from one of their knowledgeable guides while enjoying a sumptuous buffet. Afterward, get up close to the spectacular scenery and magnificent island homes. We’ll have some time in town to enjoy the shops that are unique to Alexandria Bay before and after the lunch cruise. (Includes boat cruise, lunch & transportation)

Depart: Gates 6:30am ~ Irondequoit 7:00am ~ X44 8:00am

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

Toronto Your Way

August 8, 2020

Price Per Person: $50

Join us for a trip to Toronto to do as you please. You will have approximately 9 hours to explore on your own. Drop off/ pick up at the Eaton Centre (Includes transportation) *Proof of citizenship is required for this trip.*

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

Approx Return: Batavia 10:30pm ~Gates 11:15pm ~ Irondequoit 11:45pm

Arcade & Attica Railroad

August 19, 2020

Price Per Person: $99

All aboard for a fun day out! Starting our day at Vidler’s with over 75,000 items spread through 4 buildings on 2 levels, this is a shopping experience you won’t find online. Historic, nostalgic and just plain fun, you can spend hours here and still not see everything. From there we’ll head over to Riley’s Street Station for a sit down lunch. After lunch, we’ll board the train for a 2.5 hour train ride beginning in Arcade. Enjoy the summer scenery of Upstate New York. (Includes lunch, train ride & transportation)

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

Approx Return: Gates 5:45pm ~ Irondequoit 6:15pm

New York State Fair

August 24 Or 25, 2020

Price Per Person: $30

This year, like last year, we’re going two days in a row! Don’t miss your chance to visit the Great New York State Fair. The fair has so many amazing shows, free concerts, lots of food, a midway, so many animals and a butter sculpture. There is so much to see and experience you’ll need to go both days! Join us for a fun day out exploring all the State Fair has to offer! (Includes admission for seniors & transportation)

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

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

Pancakes & Seneca Allegany Casino

September 17, 2020

Price Per Person: $55

Join us for a wonderful little getaway to the Southern Tier. Your first stop will be at the beautiful Sprague’s

Restaurant in Portville, NY for a delicious breakfast. You’ll enjoy a full breakfast including eggs, bacon or sausage & pancakes with homemade syrups! Sprague’s is known for their maple syrup which is made on – site. Following breakfast we’ll head over to Seneca Alllegany Casino for some gaming fun with a $25 free play and $5 food credit.* Don’t miss this fun day. (Includes breakfast & transportation)

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

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

Jay Leno @ del Lago Casino

September 18, 2020

Per Person: $90

Acclaimed TV late night show host, admired stand-up comedian, best-selling children’s book author, much-in-demand corporate speaker, lovable TV and movie voice-over artist, pioneering car builder and mechanic, and philanthropist…it’s no wonder that Jay Leno is widely characterized as “the hardest working man in show business.”

Jay Leno’s late night television ratings domination included more than two decades of “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” winning every consecutive quarter of his hosting over the past 19 years..  After resuming hosting the 11:35 PM program following its one-time interruption, he made it once again the consistent and uninterrupted ratings leader for late night, once again leading all of the ensuing quarters handily, under the supervision throughout of executive producer Debbie Vickers.  the process, he has been honored by the Television Academy with an Emmy for “Outstanding Comedy, Variety or Music Series.” “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” has also taken home the trophy for “Favorite Late Night Show” in the annual TV Guide Awards determined by voting viewers, and he was recently installed in the Television Academy’s Broadcast Hall of Fame.

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

Approx Return: Eastview Mall 11:15pm ~ Irondequoit 11:30pm ~ Greece 11:45pm ~Gates 12:00AM

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

Don’t Blame The Chef”

September 22, 2020

Price Per Person: $95

Join us for a fun day out. We start with a stop at the Country Cottage Gift Shop in Darien Center. Two buildings filled with an amazing array of items plus a lovely garden. Then we’ll head over to Yorkshire Hall for a delicious gourmet meal + the Theatre production “Don’t Blame The Chef!” Hilarity ensues as a sous chef sabotages her Italian master chef so she can take over the bistro. From there we’ll head over to Kutter’s Cheese Factory for some cheese samples. To finish our day we’ll stop at Olivers Candies for a yummy chocolate sample. (Includes lunch & show, cheese tasting & transportation).

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

Approx Return: Gates 5:30pm ~ Irondequoit 6:00pm

A Day In Corning

September 28, 2020

Price Per Person: $85

Enjoy a relaxing, fun day taking in two wonderful museums. The Rockwell Museum is the first and only Smithsonian Affiliate in Upstate New York. Housed in the beautifully restored 19th century Old City Hall building in Corning New York, The Rockwell lies at the heart of the greater Finger Lakes fine art community. When you’re done strolling through the Rockwell feel free to venture out onto Market Street to enjoy shops and restaurants (lunch on your own). Once you’re done in town hop on the shuttle to the Corning Museum of Glass for the rest of the afternoon. The Corning Museum of Glass cares for and displays the world’s best collection of art and historic glass. Also available are various demonstrations throughout the day. (Includes admission to both museums & transportation)

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

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

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

Sweet Caroline @ del Lago Casino

October 6, 2020

Price Person: $85

You won’t believe your eyes and ears with this fabulous Neil Diamond performer and his band. The “Sweet Caroline” high energy show will have you singing along to all your favorite Neil Diamond hits such as Cherry, Cherry, Sweet Caroline, America, Forever in Blue Jeans, and Song Sun Blue just to name a few. This show will leave you mesmerized of the sight and sound of this musical tribute. This Neil Diamond Tribute has been performed all over the US and Europe performing Neil Diamond’s hits of yesterday and today. “This guy sounds just like me! (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

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

We’re Having A Party @ Seneca Niagara Casino

November 17, 2020

Price Per Person: $85

A fantastic new show depicting the life and music of one of America’s most iconic and talented performers, the Legendary Sam Cooke. A rip-roaring soulful performance brought to you alongside a live band. Sam Cooke is commonly known as The King of Soul for his distinctive vocal abilities and influence on the modern world of music. This world premier concert features the greatest hits from the Legend of Soul including ‘You Send Me,’ ‘Only Sixteen’, ‘Cupid’, ‘Chain Gang’, ‘Twisting the Night Away’, ‘A Change is Gonna Come’, Wonderful World to name a few. He is “Forever Mr. Soul”. (Includes $20 free play, lunch buffet, show ticket & transportation)

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

Approx Return: Gates 5:45pm ~ Irondequoit 6:00pm

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

More Trips To Come.. Stay Tuned

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