SeniorPlace Day Trips

These are trips offered each month at Senior Place. Stop by and look at the flyers and sign up today! 507-444-4280. Call on additional trips added and for prices and sign-up dates.

Doctor! Doctor!

Friday, September 26


Doctors and patients get a dose of rib tickling comic medicine in sketches and songs about all things medical. Characters include the hillbilly organ donor who happened to hiccup and totaled his pick up, a hacking smoker who loves his cigarettes, and a couple who live in an iron lung and every night go "bing, bang, boom!"

Register by September 12.

Cost: $60 SP Member or $65 Non-SP Member

Bus Departs from SP: 10:45 am
Lunch Buffet is at 12:15 pm (included in the ticket price)

Showtime is at 1:00 pm (bus will leave immediately after the show)

Location: Daytrippers Theater - Bloomington Eagles Club Ballroom

Wine Tasting Adventures

Saturday, September 27

Enjoy a relaxing wine tour as we travel to a few well known wineries in Southeastern MN. We will be making our first stop at Four Daughters Winery in Spring Valley, MN. We will enjoy a delicious wine tasting and lunch once we have arrived (lunch will be on your own at Four Daughters). After lunch, we will get back on the road and head to the Salem Glen Winery located just outside of Rochester. We will enjoy live music, wine tasting, and a winery tour at Salem Glen. Transportation and wine tastings are included in the ticket price, please remember lunch is on your own. Make sure to register early as there is very limited seating available.

Register by September 17

Cost: $30 SP Member or $35 Non-SP Member

Van Departs from SP: 10:00 am

Arrives at Four Daughters: 11:10 am

Arrives at Salem Glen: 1:45 pm

Departs for Owatonna SP around 2:45-3:00 pm arrive 4:00 pm (approximately)

Hello, Dolly! - Chanhassen Dinner Theater

Wednesday, October 8

Dolly Levi is a delightfully scheming busybody who makes her living as a matchmaker in glamorous New York City. She's out to make a match for Horace Vandergelder, the "well-known half-a-millionaire," with the charming hat maker, Irene Molloy - but in the process, Dolly snares a groom for herself. Dolly masterfully orchestrates romance and  adventure in a glittering mixed up night on the town. Lunch is included with ticket purchase.                Register by September 8.

Cost: $78 SP Member or $83 Non-SP Member

Bus Departs from SP: 9:15 am

Lunch Seating: 11:00 am Curtain Time: 1:00 pm


Refund Policy for Trips

>A $5.00 per Trip service fee will be deducted from each refund request.                

>No refunds will be made for Trips after the registration deadline or five business days before the day of Trip if no deadline is specified on the flyer.  A refund may be given if we have a waiting list or you find someone to go in your place.   There are no exceptions.   

>Please remember, if you are unable to attend a Trip or Activity you may send someone in your place, please notify the office of the change.



2013-2014 Extended Trips 

Owatonna Travel Agents are working on terrific trips for 2013-2014! Watch for Anne's article in the Wednesday paper and also in Jan-March newsletter for more updated information. Stop in SeniorPlace and check out other extended trips offered!!

March 16-24, 2014: Rediscover Cuba- A Cultural Exploration

Be amont the first American travelers in five decades to visit the island Cuba presented through Cedar Travel and Collette Vacations! Cuba will transport you to a bygone era where it has teamed up the (OFAC) Office of Foreign Assets Control to open its borders through a few select tour operators to be able to legally travel to Cuba and participate in an authorized educational exchange. This 9-day itinerary includes the first night in Miami, three nights in Trinidad, four nights in Havana. For more information or other available dates, contact Cedar Travel 507-455-1170, email or 111 Cedar Avenue, Owatonna. 

April 26- May 3, 2014: Heart of Ireland Tour

A best-selling tour at a great price! Top sights with visits to Galway, Killarney, Dingle, Blarney, and Dublin. First class hotels, full Irish breakfast daily, four dinners, professional driver and guide, fully escorted form Owatonna with transfers to the airport and all gratuities included. Escorted by Jon Terrill of Travel Headquarters. For more information, call 507-451-5005.

June 21- June 29, 2014: Best of Norway Tour

Another best-selling tour at a fantastic price! Visit Oslo, Lillehammer, Geirangerfjord, Jostedal Glacier, Fjaerland, Sognefjord, Bergen, Hardangerfjord, and Telemark. First class hotels, full Scandinavian breakfast daily, a special lunch, and six dinners. Professional driver and guide, fully escoted from Owatonna with transfers to the airport and all gratuities included. Escorted by Kari Dyngeland of Travel Headquarters. For more information, call 507-451-5005.

July 16-28, 2014: Scandinavia and Russia Cruise on the New Royal Princess

Sail from Copenhagen to Oslo, Gotheburg Sweden, Berlin, Estonia, St. Petersburg Russia, Helsinki Poland, and Stockholm Sweden. Enjoy beautiful scenery and historical sites on this cruise that showcases the treasures fo Northern Europe. For more infomation, call Carol Arnold at Parkview Travel at 507-444-9038.


Turtle Lake


$5/get back $5 or $10

Loading at Perkins Restaurant. Reservations needed by calling Tourco 800-868-7261 or 763-780-2985


Mystic Lake



Loading at Wal-Mart Parking Lot (by old gas station)

No reservation needed. This is with the Lake Crystal Bus Coaches


Jackpot Junction


$10/get back $15

Loading at Wal-Mart Parking Lot (by old gas station)

Reservations needed by calling the Lake Crystal coaches a day or two ahead of time. 507-243-3282 or 955-257-0955




Reservations needed by calling Tourco 800-868-7261 or 763-780-2985. Need to have 12 people from Owatonna for bus to come. You can always drive up to Richfield or Bloomington and catch a bus there.