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Upcoming Trips

Illustration of a scarecrow.

Scarecrow Fest

Date: Friday, October 11, 2019

Trip: Scarecrow Fest, St. Charles, IL

Prices: Members: $26, Non-members: $31

Tickets go on sale to members on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.  Numbers will be handed out at 8:30 am and sign up begins at 8:40. You are allowed to sign up for two members only.  You must show both membership cards when you purchase your tickets.  Tickets go on sale to non-members on Wednesday, August 14.

Description: Enjoy handcrafted Scarecrows, live entertainment, a huge arts and crafts show, a carnival, and petting zoo.  You can even make your own scarecrow to take home.  Plus, there’s plenty of delicious food. Bring a bag lunch or purchase food at the festival.

On the day of the trip arrive at the Shopko parking lot, 5300 - 52nd Street in Kenosha, by 7:45 am.  Park on the far East side of the lot, sign in and load the bus.  The bus will depart Shopko at 8:00 am and return at approximately 6:00 pm.


Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story poster showing Buddy playing the guitar.

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019

Trip: Buddy Holly Musical

Prices: Members: $86, Non-members: $91

Tickets go on sale to members on Tuesday, August 20, 2019.  Numbers will be handed out at 8:30 am and sign up begins at 8:40. You are allowed to sign up for two members only.  You must show both membership cards when you purchase your tickets.  Tickets go on sale to non-members on Wednesday, August 21.

Description: The Buddy Holly story explodes onto the Fireside stage in a toe-tapping extravaganza featuring the classic songs: “That’ll Be the Day” “Everyday” “Peggy Sue” and more.  You’ll also hear The Big Bopper’s “Chantilly Lace” and Ritchie Valens’ “La Bamba”.  Don’t miss this exciting musical!

Meal: Butternut Squash Soup, Fresh Baked Bread, Roast Boneless Pork Chop, Whipped Potatoes with Gravy, Corn, Cinnamon Apple Sauce, Almond Lace Fruit Basket, Coffee, Tea and Milk

On the day of the trip arrive at the Shopko parking lot, 5300 - 52nd Street in Kenosha, by 8:15 am.  Park on the far East side of the lot, sign in and load the bus.  The bus will depart Shopko at 8:30 am and return at approximately 6:00 pm.


Illustrated snowman holding sheet music. Holiday Shopping Trip

Date: Thursday, December 5, 2019

Destination: Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, IL

Prices: Members: $25, Non-members: $30

Tickets go on sale to members on Tuesday, September 10, 2019.  Numbers will be handed out at 8:30 am and sign up begins at 8:40. You are allowed to sign up for two members only.  You must show both membership cards when you purchase your tickets.  Tickets go on sale to non-members on Wednesday, September 11.

Description: Join us for a festive day of shopping at the beautifully decorated Woodfield Mall, with nearly 300 stores, restaurants and specialty shops.  You can also take the Woodfield Trolley to go to IKEA, Marshalls and Costco.  Leave the hectic driving to us and get your holiday shopping done.  Lunch is on your own wherever you want to eat in the mall.

On the day of the trip arrive at the Shopko parking lot, 5300 - 52nd Street in Kenosha, by 8:45 am.  Park on the far East side of the lot, sign in and load the bus.  The bus will depart Shopko at 9:00 am and return at approximately 6:00 pm.


"A Christmas Story: the musical" poster depicting the leg lamp.

A Christmas Story

Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019

Destination: Fireside Theatre, Fort Atkinson, WI

Prices: Members: $86.00, Non-members: $91.00

Tickets go on sale to members on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.  Numbers will be handed out at 8:30 am and sign up begins at 8:40. You are allowed to sign up for two members only.  You must show both membership cards when you purchase your tickets.  Tickets go on sale to non-members on Wednesday, October 9.

Description:  Based on the beloved holiday film.  It’s the hilarious account of Ralphie’s desperate quest to ensure that his most perfect of gift ends up under his tree this Christmas.

Menu:  Freshly Baked Breads, Tomato Bisque with a Grilled Cheese Slider, Beef Short Rib, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Scalloped Potatoes, Spaghetti Squash with Tomato Concasse, Gingerbread Frozen Custard Pie, Coffee, Tea and Milk

On the day of the trip arrive at the East side of the Shopko parking lot, 5300 - 52nd Street in Kenosha, by 8:30 am to sign in and load the bus. The bus will depart Shopko at 8:45 am and return at approximately 6:00 pm.


Christmas wreath

Christmas Party & Banquet

Date: Friday, December 13, 2019 - Doors Open at 11:00 am - Party Ends at 2:30 pm

Location: Cortese’s Banquet Hall, 1300 Sheridan Rd, Kenosha (formerly Krok’s)

Prices: Members Only: $38.00

Tickets go on sale to members only on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 8:40 am.  You must show your membership cards when you purchase your tickets.

Description:   It’s our 6th annual Christmas Party!  Enjoy the holiday decorations, prizes, a delicious buffet lunch and festive entertainment. Our Christmas Party is lots of fun and will definitely get you into the holiday spirit!

Meal:  A buffet of Italian Meatballs and Sausage with Red Sauce, Mostaccioli, Chicken, Italian Green Beans, Potatoes, Fresh Baked Bread, Tossed Salad, Pasta Salad, Dessert, Coffee and Soda.  Cash bar available.


Kenosha senior center trip refund policy

We understand that plans can change and you may not be able to attend a trip for which you have purchased a ticket, but refunds can only be given if there is a waiting list and we are able to sell your ticket to someone on that list. Please call 359-6260 and speak with one of our Hostesses if you cannot attend your trip. You will be instructed to bring your ticket to the Center, where you will be issued a Trip Cancellation Voucher. We will then do our best to find a replacement for you on the trip. If we are successful you will be notified to come and pick up your refund.