Northern Region Departures

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15 - "PLACE DE LA MUSIQUE" -- SANFILIPPO MANSION

One of Vista Club's most popular trips is back. Join us as we travel to the estate of the Sanfilippo family, owner of the Fisher Nut Company. This world-renowned estate is known for its magnificent collections of beautifully restored antique music machines, phonographs, arcade and gambling machines, chandeliers, the world's largest restored theater pipe organ, the most spectacular European Carousel in existence, street and tower clocks and steam engines, all displayed within a breathtaking French Second Empire setting. Join us for a tour of this phenomenal estate.

Cost: $90

Registration Deadline: Open now through Monday, September 15

Fee includes: Lunch, Mansion Tour, Outlet Store Stop, transportation, taxes and tips

Departure: 7:45 AM at Bloomington, 9:00 AM at Mendota Civic Center OR 9:30 AM at Rochelle Petro, 10:45 AM at Charlestown Mall, St. Charles


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18 -- INFORMATION NIGHT FOR MACKINAC ISLAND TRIP & RHINE RIVER CRUISE

We will be using this Information Event to provide details for TWO upcoming trips -- the Mackinac Island/Fall Foliage Trip on September 17 - 23, 2015 AND the Rhine River Cruise in Summer 2016. All current available details for both tours can be found under the "Extended Trips" section.


Details are being finalized for the Rhine River Cruise as we write this, so we will know very soon which ship we will be utilizing and have exact dates, costs, and ship layout. We will be hosting an Information Night for the fox Valley area at which time you can actually select the specific cabin you wish to hold and place deposits for the trip.

Time & Date: 5:30 P.M. on Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Location: Hub City Senior Center, 401 Cherry, Rochelle, IL

RSVP for the meeting is requested no later than 11/10/2014.

A complete brochure with ship layout and pricing will be available by November 3. This trip is available to ALL Vista Club members at ALL locations, and we will accept non-member guests also.

Trip Deposit Required at time of reservation: $400 per person

Travelers Protection Plan (optional): $399 per person



FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5 – "A FIRESIDE CHRISTMAS" – Fort Atkinson, WI

The Fireside Theatre in Fort Atkinson, WI marked its 50th anniversary in 2014, and this milestone season will close with an all new edition of the popular holiday tradition. Named one of the country's finest attractions by the American Bus Association, the Fireside Christmas show has become a "must see" tradition for thousands of people throughout the U.S.Through songs, stories, and dance, this show captures the very heart and essence of the holiday season. The day includes a delicious lunch at the Fireside, and time to browse the wonderful gift shop.

Cost: $105 per person

Registration: Open now through November 3, 2014

Fee Includes: Show admission, motor coach transportation, lunch, taxes and tips

Departure: 8:30 AM from Rochelle Petro parking lot, Fox Valley pick-up to be advised.





For more information on the Northern Departures contact:

Bobbi Burke, 815.562.2200, X52044 or bburke@firststatebank.biz