Trips

Essex Steam Train and Riverboat Lunch Excursion

9:30 am

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Enjoy a 3-course lunch aboard restored 1920’s Pullman Diners as part of a 3.75 hour lunch, train and riverboat sightseeing excursion. Let our attentive staff transport you back to when rail travel was king and eating in the “Diner” was a delicious special occasion. The itinerary begins with boarding your Dining Car to savor a hot lunch at historic Essex Station that is prepared and cooked on board. Next you will travel aboard the train along the Lower Connecticut River Valley while you finish your meal. At Deep River Landing you will transfer to the Becky Thatcher Riverboat for a cruise on the Connecticut River – bursting with lush scenery and historic sights; such as Gillette Castle. You will finish your journey riding in Coach Passenger Cars aboard the train back to Essex Station. Itinerary: 9:30am Depart from Litchfield Community Center on NW Transit 11:15 AM Arrival and Boarding at Essex Station 11:15 am – 12:00 pm Salad and Main Entrée Served 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm Scenic Train Excursion while finish Meal 12:45 pm - 1:00 pm Dessert on Train at Deep River Landing 1:10 pm – 2:45 pm Becky Thatcher Riverboat Excursion 2:45 pm – 3:05 pm Return Coach Train Ride to Essex Station 3:05 pm - 3:30 pm Gift Shop 3:30pm Depart for Litchfield Community Center on NW Transit Pre-Registration is required. Note: A $3.00 transaction fee will be charged to each ticket. *Transportation is Free on NW CT Transit with a $7 suggested donation payable to driver on day of trip*

Hartford Yard Goats Baseball Game Daytrip

10:00 am

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Bring the family! Cost of $20.00 pp, includes transportation, game ticket AND hot dog lunch! Children must be accompanied by adult. Seats limited to 13. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. NOTE: A $3.00 pp credit card processing fee will be added to your order.

Day trip Barker Museum

9:30 am

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JULY DAYTRIP *Fun for Kids and Adults!* Barker Character, Comic, and Cartoon Museum ~ Cheshire, CT & Brass Mill Center July 20th ~ $10PP ~ Transportation on LCC Van 9:30 am Depart from the Center 10:30 am Guided Tour of Barker Character, Comic, and Cartoon Museum 12:00 noon Depart for Brass Mill Center 12:30—3:00 pm Lunch, and shopping on own at Brass Mill Center 3:00pm Pick up at Brass Mill Center *Note: a $3 processing fee will be added to each online transaction

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