Bloomington Area Departures

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2015 -- "ROUTE 66" -- Circa 21 Theatre, Rock Island, IL

AREA PREMIERE! Get your kicks on "Route 66 " at Circa 21 Dinner Playhouse. This relaxing day trip takes us to the Quad Cities for some fun. We begin our day at the Isabel Bloom Production facilities. Here we will see how individuals hand craft these unique pieces of pottery along with time for discount shopping in their Gift Shop. Following our tour, we will enjoy a plated lunch and matinee performance of "Route 66: A New Romantic Musical Comedy." You will love the catchy story songs and clever down home lyrics that move to the rhythm of America.

* R.S.V.P. by Friday, October 2

* Cost: $89

* Cost Includes: Botanical Gardens Tour, Lunch and Show at Circa 21, Transportation, Taxes and Tip.

* Depart Bloomington: 6:45 a.m. Return Approx. 6:00 p.m.


Our celebration for the Christmas Season begins at Barnacopia in Polo, IL. Starting at 1:00 p.m., enjoy food, fun, and fellowship with Vista Club members from ALL First State Bank locations.

 All decked for the holidays, this impressive 3-story barn/museum offers a variety of wonderful displays including antique tractors, cars, school room, toys, along with many other antiques you may recall from Grandma's house.

 Sit and relax to the Holiday Music presented by two different groups: Green-ridge Musical KaPeR Barber Shop Quartet & Dulcimers.

 Wander at your leisure and get re-acquainted with travelers you might have met on other Vista trips.

 Enjoy some delicious finger foods and Christmas cookies. Help us toast with your favorite beverage to the holiday season with your Vista friends.

The Vista Club Christmas Party continues as we travel to White Pines Dinner Theater where we will enjoy a delicious 3-meat Christmas buffet with all the trimmings, AND dessert (3:45 p.m.seating)! Then sit back and enjoy the hilarious Christmas play "Scrooge, the Comedy." Loosely based on "A Christmas Carol," this show has become an annual Christmas classic at White Pines. Offering side-splitting comedy and opportunities for audience participation, this wacky comedy will leave you in high spirits.

* Sign-Up Time: Registration is OPEN NOW

* Cost: $79

* Fee Includes: Self-guided tour of museum, musical group presentation, food, drinks, Christmas buffet and show, transportation, taxes and tips. All motor coach routes, locations, and time schedules will be available by early November.

For more information on the Bloomington departures please contact:

Evon Long: 309.663.6300 ext. 821 or