Day Trips

ALL TRIPS MUST BE PRE-PAID AND ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
A reminder email will be sent out a few days before the trip date. Please arrive 15 minutes before departure. Gratuity for the driver and host is up to the guest’s discretion.

 

 

Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival

Tuesday, March 28 | $30/$152

Both prices include transportation, bus driver tip and a bottle of water. The $152 price includes admission to Epcot.

 

Spend the day celebrating spring at Epcot’s International Flower and Garden Festival. View the vibrant gardens, wildlife habitats and walkways. See the world- renowned Disney topiaries.

 

8:00 am- Depart Lake Sumter Landing

5:30 pm- Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing

*Guests are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes.

 

 

The Holy Land Experience Orlando

Wednesday, March 29 | $65 - Must be booked one month in advance

Price includes transportation, admission ticket, bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

Holy Land brings together the sights and sounds of the world of the Bible in an unique and interactive way unlike anywhere else! A living, biblical museum that is educational, inspirational, theatrical and historical. You don't want to miss this trip!

 

8:30 am- Depart Lake Sumter Landing

5:30 pm- Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing

 

 

Singing River Tour with Tom Sweeney (Formerly TV LLC Day Trip)

Wednesday, March 29 | $80

Price includes transportation, admission to all locations, lunch with tax and tip, bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

Join Tom Sweeney and board a comfortable, covered 40’ pontoon boat on the Withlacoochee and Rainbow rivers in Dunnellon, FL. The guide is not only a licensed captain, he is a sensational musician and entertainer. Captain Jon will share his knowledge of Florida’s ecology through story and song. He will also share his knowledge of the local wildlife including numerous species of birds, fish, turtles, alligators and we may even see the elusive otters at play. After the tour, take a quick ride through the Dunnellon Historic District before heading to a very fun and popular restaurant right on the Rainbow River.

 

8:45 am -Depart Lake Sumter Landing

3:00 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing

 

 

Serengeti Nights at Busch Gardens in Tampa (Formerly TV LLC Day Trip)

Friday, March 31 | $109/$114 - Limited Seats Left

Price includes transportation, safari admission bus driver tip, and a bottle of wate

 

Escape into the wild African night on the Serengeti Night Safari. This two-hour night-time experience will transport participants into the heart of Africa. Enjoy savory appetizers and ice cold beverages before embarking on an exclusive guided expedition. Feel the power of the night and look for hippos, lions and hyenas under the moonlight. Then, climb aboard a safari vehicle to explore the Serengeti Plain after dark! After the amazing adventure, relax and hear colorful tales around a roaring bonfire. Then, finish off the evening with a classic nightcap including coffee and desserts.

 

6:30 pm- Depart Lake Sumter Landing

12:30 am- Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing

*This tour consists of walking and a ride on safari jeep. Comfortable shoes are recommended. This is a late night, we will not be back until midnight or later.

**Please ask for Kathie when booking this trip.

 

 

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of Art and Winter Park Scenic Boat Ride- Winter Park (Formerly TV LLC Day Trip)

Wednesday, April 5 | $57/$62

Price includes bus transportation, admission to events, bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

The Scenic Boat ride offers an hour long guided cruise on the tranquil Winter Park chain. Lunch will be on- own in Winter Park, where participants may choose from an amazing variety of restaurant selections. Afterwards, enjoy the world’s most comprehensive collection of works by Louis Comfort Tiffany, housed at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, including the artist and designer’s jewelry, pottery, paintings, art glass, leaded-glass lamps and windows. The Museum’s holdings also include American art, pottery, late 19th century and early 20th century American painting, graphics, and decorative art.

 

8:30 am- Depart Lake Sumter Landing

10:00 am- Boat Tour

11:15 am- Free time for lunch and shop downtown Winter Park

1:45 pm- Docent Tour

5:15 pm- Approximate Arrival at Lake Sumter Landing

*Please ask for Kathie when booking this trip.

 

 

New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays @ Tropicana Field

Wednesday, April 5 | $85 - Lower Bowl

Price includes transportation, ticket, bus driver tip and a bottle of water. *limited tickets!- not on sale to the public yet.

 

Seat Location: Section 123

3:45 pm- Depart Lake Sumter Landing

7:10 pm- First pitch

Depart 30 minutes after game ends.

 

 

Shopping at the Ellenton Premium Outlets

Thursday, April 6 | $40

Price includes transportation, bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

Save big on designer brands! Over 100 stores and restaurants!

 

8:00 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

5:30 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

 

 

Sex in the City-One Woman Show (A tribute to the 6 seasons)

Wednesday, April 12 | $65

Price includes: transportation, admission, bus driver tip and bottle of water.

 

If you loved Sex and the City you will want to attend this tribute of all six seasons. Kerry Ipema brings all the favorite characters to life as they brunch, argue, support each other and swoon over men and Manolos. In a cabaret setting, this one-woman parody will remind audiences why this series and its characters stay so firmly in women’s hearts and minds.

 

Departure Time: TBA….7:30 pm Performance at The David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts Center in Tampa, FL.

*Adult content and language.

** Please ask for Kathie when booking this trip

 

 

Ringling Museum

Thursday, April 13 | $79

Price includes transportation, admission to the museum, bus driver tip and bottle of water.

 

The circus may be closing but the Ringling Museum is open! Please join us as we visit the Ringling Museum of Art which was established in 1927 as a legacy to John and Mable Ringling. The museum offers 21 galleries of European and American paintings, as well as a Cypriot antiquities, Asian art, and contemporary art. There are two docent- led tours, (the main museum and the circus museum), but you have the option of your own self- guided tour of the mansion and all its exhibits.

 

7:45 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

7:00 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

 

 

The Titanic Dinner Experience - 104th Anniversary

Friday, April 14 | $85

Price includes transportation, admission to the exhibit with dinner, bus driver tip and bottle of water.

 

You are invited to attend one of the most famous dinner parties in history, according to the Titanic Experience. Celebrate the retirement of the Titanic’s Captain Edward John Smith. This unique experience includes a tour of the Titanic The Artifact Exhibition Galleries, dinner and a re-enactment of the night of April 14th. See the Grand Staircase, and watch on the bridge as Captain Smith and the other officers encounter J.Bruce Ismay. Prior to dinner, enjoy a cocktail party starting at 6:30 pm.

 

5:15 pm - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

11:30 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

*The cocktail party entails standing for an extended period.

 

 

Thoroughbred Farm Tours with Tom Sweeney

Wednesday, April 19 | $85

Price includes transportation, admission to all locations, lunch with tax and tip, bus driver tip, and a bottle of water.

 

Old McDonald’s Farm this isn’t! Join Tom Sweeney on a bus trip to Ocala and the O.B.S training and sales grounds to watch the thoroughbreds train on the synthetic one-mile racetrack. We’ll visit one of the multimillion dollar thoroughbred farms to see the incredible stallions, mares and the newborn foals. Next stop at Florida Thoroughbred Breeders mini-museum for a brief visit and history lesson. Finally, we will dine at the Horse ‘N Hound for lunch.

 

8:15 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

2:30 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

 

 

Singing River Tour with Tom Sweeney (Formerly TV LLC Day Trip)

Wednesday, April 26 | $80

Price includes transportation, admission to all locations, lunch with tax and tip, bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

Join Tom Sweeney and board a comfortable, covered 40’ pontoon boat on the Withlacoochee and Rainbow rivers in Dunnellon, FL. The guide is not only a licensed captain, he is a sensational musician and entertainer. Captain Jon will share his knowledge of Florida’s ecology through story and song. He will also share his knowledge of the local wildlife including numerous species of birds, fish, turtles, alligators and we may even see the elusive otters at play. After the tour, take a quick ride through the Dunnellon Historic District before heading to a very fun and popular restaurant right on the Rainbow River.

 

8:45 am -Depart Lake Sumter Landing

3:00 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing

 

 

Stetson Mansion

Thursday, April 27 | $67

Price includes transportation, admission to all locations, bus driver tip, and a bottle of water. Lunch is on-own.

 

You may have seen the Stetson Mansion during Christmas time, now visit Michael and JT during the off-season. The Stetson Mansion is Florida’s first luxury home and was built in 1886 by famed hat maker John B. Stetson. The estate was the winter retreat of the Stetsons, who were known for hosting magnificent parties. The Grand Tour, approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes includes a trip to the 3rd floor to see 3 more beautiful and unusual designer bedrooms, the Stetson memorabilia room, the board room, 4 more brilliant bathrooms and the balcony. Guests will hear more history, stories and even comments about the Stetson family. Following the tour, we will enjoy lunch in Downtown Deland.

 

8:30 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

4:00 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

*Please note this trip entails walking up two to three flights of stairs. You may sit down during the tour.

 

 

Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Tour (Formerly TV LLC Day Trip)

Saturday, May 6 | $69/$74

Price includes admission to event, bus transportation, bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

Take a tour of the historic Lighthouse at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. This is a 3-hour tour and includes a hour at the lighthouse, where docents will impart amazing stories about the lighthouse keepers who lived and worked there for 112 years. A tour of the Air Force Space and Missile History Center, launch pad and admission to Exploration Tower are included. Lunch will be at a restaurant at The Cove. (On-own) PLEASE NOTE: To attend this trip, we must submit the names and some personal information of those participating, 72 hours prior to the trip, to be granted access to the Air Force Station and Lighthouse.

 

8:00 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

10:30 am- Tour

2:00 pm- Leave for lunch

3:30 pm- Tour Exploration Tower

6:30 pm- Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing

*Please ask for Kathie when booking this trip

 

 

Thoroughbred Farm Tours with Tom Sweeney

Wednesday, May 10 | $85

Price includes transportation, admission to all locations, lunch with tax and tip, bus driver tip, and a bottle of water.

 

Old McDonald’s Farm this isn’t! Join Tom Sweeney on a bus trip to Ocala and the O.B.S training and sales grounds to watch the thoroughbreds train on the synthetic one-mile racetrack. We’ll visit one of the multimillion dollar thoroughbred farms to see the incredible stallions, mares and the newborn foals. Next stop at Florida Thoroughbred Breeders mini-museum for a brief visit and history lesson. Finally, we will dine at the Horse ‘N Hound for lunch.

 

8:15 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

2:30 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

 

 

Mother's Day Shopping Experience, Orlando Premium Outlets

Thursday, May 11 | $30

Price includes: bus transportation, bus driver tip and a bottle of water. Lunch is on your own.

 

Treat yourself to an early Mother’s Day gift by spending the day at this popular shopping outlet in Orlando. Over 100 stores and restaurants!

 

9:00 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

4:30 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

 

 

Ybor City (Formerly TV LLC Day Trip)

Wednesday, May 17 | $63/$73

Price includes transportation, admission to the museum and private guided tour of the city, the Flamenco show at the Columbia Restaurant, bus driver’s tip and a bottle of water. Dinner at the restaurant is on-own.

 

Take a guided tour of the National Historical Landmark of Ybor City Museum, other destinations include, the Ybor City Museum, the cigar makers home; the Visitor Center; different architectural sites; the Vicente Martinez Ybor Cigar Factory building on 14th Street; the Jose Marti Park (the only piece of land that is not part of the United States) scroll on 7th Avenue; and see cigar making process, etc. The almost 2-hour tour will stop at many locations for participants to walk through various places. After the tour, everyone will enjoy a meal and see a show at the Columbia Restaurant, (the biggest Spanish restaurant in the world). It has been named to Florida Trend magazine’s Golden Spoon Hall of Fame, “One of the Top 25 restaurants in Florida.” Experience the fire of the Flamenco, one of Spain’s traditional dances, originating with the Spain’s Gypsies

 

2:15 pm - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

10:45 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

*Although most of the guided tour is by bus, there is some walking. Comfortable shoes are highly recommended

**Please ask for Kathie when booking this trip

 

 

Thoroughbred Farm Tours with Tom Sweeney

Wednesday, June 7 | $85

Price includes transportation, admission to all locations, lunch with tax and tip, bus driver tip, and a bottle of water.

 

Old McDonald’s Farm this isn’t! Join Tom Sweeney on a bus trip to Ocala and the O.B.S training and sales grounds to watch the thoroughbreds train on the synthetic one-mile racetrack. We’ll visit one of the multimillion dollar thoroughbred farms to see the incredible stallions, mares and the newborn foals. Next stop at Florida Thoroughbred Breeders mini-museum for a brief visit and history lesson. Finally, we will dine at the Horse ‘N Hound for lunch.

 

8:45 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

3:30 pm - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

*Please ask for Kathie when booking this trip.

 

 

St. John’s Rivership “Barbara-Lee” Paddleboat Lunch Tour (Formerly TV LLC Day Trip)

Wednesday, June 7 | Sanford, Fl | $85/$90

Price includes transportation, admission on the ‘Barbara-Lee” with lunch (excluding cash bar), bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

Take a historical trip up the beautiful St. John’s River aboard the “Barbara-Lee.” This authentic paddle-wheeler travels across Lake Monroe and up St. John’s River. Enjoy viewing the “real Florida” aboard this vessel, while enjoying the live entertainment, full table service and an entrée selected from a menu. All meals are prepared fresh in the gallery. Included are; appetizers, salad, dessert and a choice of coffee, tea, or iced tea. A full cash bar is also available onboard.

 

8:15 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

11:00 am - Set Sail

2:30 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing.

 

Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays @ Tropicana Field

Sunday, July 9 | $105 - Lower Bowl

Price includes transportation, ticket, bus driver tip and a bottle of water. *limited tickets!- not on sale to the public yet.

 

Time: TBA

Seat location: Section 123

 

 

An Afternoon in Winter Park: Lunch and a Play

Thursday, August 17 | $59

Price includes: admission to play, bus transportation, bus driver tip and bottle of water.

 

Spend the morning walking around beautiful downtown Winter Park. Have lunch, on own, at one of the charming restaurants. Then walk over to the playhouse for a 2pm showing of “Some Enchanted Evening”. A beautiful musical revue celebrating the giants of musical theater, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein. Featuring the collection of 34 well-loved songs from Broadway classic.

 

Time: TBA

 

 

Chicago Cubs vs. Tampa Bay Rays @ Tropicana Field

Wednesday, September 20

$70 - Upper Bowl

$110 - Lower Bowl

Price includes transportation, ticket, bus driver tip and a bottle of water. *limited tickets!- not on sale to the public yet.

 

Time: TBA

Lower Seat location: Section 123

Upper Seat location: Section 313

 

 

RENT – 20th Anniversary Tour

Saturday, September 23 | $94

Price includes transportation, ticket, bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. This Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production.

 

11:45 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

2:00 pm- Performance at The Straz in Tampa, FL

6:00 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing

 

 

Dressing Downton, Changing Fashion for Changing Times

Thursday, October 5 | $63

Price includes: transportation, admission to museum, bus driver tip and a bottle of water.

 

Calling all Downton Abbey fans, The Lightner Museum in St. Augustine, Florida presents Dressing Downton, Changing Fashion for Changing Times. An exquisite exhibition of 36 costumes and accessories paired to perfection in engaging vignettes, immersed amongst Otto Lightner’s collection of turnoff the century fine art and furniture. Dressing Downton will be masterly displayed in the Museum’s Grand Ballroom Gallery. After the tour, spend the remainder of the day exploring St. Augustine. Enjoy lunch and shop the many stores, visit Fort Morse, the Fountain of Youth or hop the trolley and tour the area.

 

7:30 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

6:30 pm - Approximate arrival time at Lake Sumter Landing

 

 

Stay Tuned! More trips are coming soon!

For Questions & Booking:

352-259-9398 | Toll Free: 1-877-255-8756

 

ALL TRIPS MUST BE PRE-PAID AND ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
A reminder email will be sent out a few days before the trip date. Please arrive 15 minutes before departure. Gratuity for the driver and host is up to the guest's discretion.