"It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!" Join us on a journey to Lancaster, Pennsylvania and get in the Christmas spirit. We will leave Holland at 8am on Wednesday, November 15, enjoy hot coffee with delicious sweet rolls and get to know one another at our first stop in the morning. Lunch will be on your own expense today in Ohio. A buffet dinner is included at the Oakhurst Tea Room before we check into our hotel for the evening.
Thursday, November 16, we will continue on our way to Lancaster, Pennsylvania after an included breakfast. Time will be given at Kitchen Kettle Village for lunch, at your own expense, and shopping. There are over 40 shops and restaurants to choose from at the village. We will stop briefly at the Country Inn & Suites to check in and drop off our luggage before we attend the matinee performance of Miracle of Christmas at the Sight & Sound Theatre. Witness the event that is central to the season, brought to life on a panoramic stage with high drama, spectacular special effects and live animals - on stage and in the aisles. Dinner is included at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre before an evening performance of Irvin Berlin's White Christmas. Based on the beloved movie we will watch Bob, Phil and the sister duo save the inn and their General's future. The Irving Berlin score features Blue Skies, Sisters, Count Your Blessings and the favorite White Christmas.
Friday, November 17 will include breakfast at the hotel before departing for Wheeling, West Virginia. We will stop along the way for you to purchase your own lunch before arriving at the Hampton Inn in Wheeling. Tonight we will tour the Festival of Lights! The Fesitval of Lights at Oglebay Resort is America's largest and favorite light show. The festival began in 1985 and covers more than 300 acres over a 6-mile drive throughout the resort. A tour guide will join us on our motor coach and give us detailed information about the Festival of Lights displays as well as the Olgebay story. A buffet dinner will be included before the tour. Time will be given after the tour to browse the specialty shops at Oglebay.
Saturday, November 18 it's time to head home! Breakfast will be included at the hotel before departing.
Cost is $649 pp, based on double occupancy and reservation checks can be made payable to Gail Andrus Travel.