Day Trips

Tuesday, July 18, 2017:
Mt. Airy, North Carolina

A “deputy-on-duty” step-on tour guide will guide us though Mayberry in the 19860’s! After eating at The Snappy Lunch, we will see Floyd’s City Barber Shop, Andy Griffith Playhouse, TV Landmark Andy & Opie Statue, Andy’s Home Place, Mayberry Courthouse, Wally’s Service Station, & more. Afterward, we will tour the historic home of Gertrude Smith. Tickers are $50 and do NOT include lunch. Tickets go on sale on July 3rd, at 8:30 am. Your seat can only be reserved when payment is received at the Council on Aging Office.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017:
Mt. Airy, North Carolina

A “deputy-on-duty” step-on tour guide will guide us though Mayberry in the 19860’s! After eating at The Snappy Lunch, we will see Floyd’s City Barber Shop, Andy Griffith Playhouse, TV Landmark Andy & Opie Statue, Andy’s Home Place, Mayberry Courthouse, Wally’s Service Station, & more. Afterward, we will tour the historic home of Gertrude Smith. Tickers are $50 and do NOT include lunch. Tickets go on sale on July 3rd, at 8:30 am. Your seat can only be reserved when payment is received at the Council on Aging Office.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017: Barn Dinner Theater

We will be visiting the Barn Dinner Theater in Greensboro for the Nunsense play. Nunsense follows the crazy antics of five nuns. When their cook accidentally serves tainted soup and poisons all but five nuns, the remaining delightfully wacky and comical nuns put on a variety show to raise money for their burials. Tickets are $80 and include the play and lunch. Tickets go on sale on July 3rd, at 8:30 am. Your seat can only be reserved when payment is received at the Council on Aging Office.

Thursday, September 21, 2017: Lake Lure Riverboat Cruise

Enjoy a cruise on an open air deck as the captain tells you the history of Lake Lure and the Dirty Dancing film. Lunch will be on a covered deck looking over Lake Lure at La Strada’s Italian Grille. Tickets are $65 and include lunch. Tickets go on sale on July 3rd, at 8:30 am. Your seat can only be reserved when payment is received at the Council on Aging Office.