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  • "Anastasia" at the Orpheum Theatre

    The romantic and adventure-filled new musical Anastasia is at home in Minneapolis at last! This dazzling show will transport you from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, as a brave young woman sets out on a journey to discover the mystery of her past. * Fee includes coach transportation and main floor theatre ticket *11 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot *5:30 PM Approximate return *No refunds after Dec. 10 * Fee: $95
  • "Come From Away" at the Orpheum Theatre

    On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all. The true story of the small town that welcomed the world, Broadway’s "Come From Away" has won Best Musical all across North America! The show takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran tight, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships. Don’t miss this breathtaking new musical written by Tony® nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by 2017 Tony®-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley. Newsweek cheers, “It takes you to a place you never want to leave!” * Fee includes coach transportation and main floor theatre ticket. * 11 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Apr. 10 * Fee: $99
  • "Million Dollar Quartet” at the Old Log Theatre

    The Tony® Award-nominated musical Million Dollar Quartet is set on December 4, 1956, when an extraordinary twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest jam sessions ever. Million Dollar Quartet brings that legendary December night to life with an irresistible tale of broken promises, secrets, betrayal and celebrations that is both poignant and funny. Relive the era with this smash-hit sensation featuring an incredible score of rock ‘n’ roll, gospel, R&B and country hits, performed live onstage by world-class actors and musicians. Showcased hit songs include “Blue Suede Shoes,” “Fever,” “Walk the Line,” “Sixteen Tons,” “Who Do You Love?,” “Great Balls of Fire,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On,” “Hound Dog,” and more. * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (choice of: braised boneless short rib, seared pork chop with bacon port demi-glace, dill roasted tilapia with lemon, or angel hair pasta with garden marinara; all served with potatoes, seasoned vegetables, dinner rolls, coffee/tea, and dessert). * 10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 6 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Apr. 1 * Fee: $90
  • "Summer: The Donna Summer Musical" the Orpheum Theatre

    She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot through the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. But what the world didn't know was how Donna Summer risked it all to break through barriers, becoming the icon of an era and the inspiration for every music diva who followed. Featuring more than 20 of Summer's classic hits including "Love to Love You Baby," "Bad Girls" and "Hot Stuff." * Fee includes coach transportation and main floor theatre ticket *11 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot *5:30 PM Approximate return *No refunds after Apr. 25 * Fee: $95
  • "The Dixie Swim Club" at the Old Log Theatre

    This touching comedy centers around five Southern women who became friends on their college swim team. The group sets aside a long weekend every August to recharge their relationships. Free from husbands, kids and jobs, they meet at the same beach cottage on North Carolina's Outer Banks to catch up, laugh and meddle in each other's lives. The play begins 22 years after they graduate from college. "The Dixie Swim Club" focuses on four of those weekends and spans a period of thirty-three years. As their lives unfold and the years pass, these women increasingly rely on one another, through advice and raucous repartee, to get through the challenges (men, sex, marriage, parenting, divorce and aging) that life flings at them. And when fate throws a wrench into one of their lives in the second act, these friends, proving the enduring power of 'teamwork', rally around their own with the strength and love that takes this comedy in a poignant and surprising direction. It is really a study in friendship and how it grows and changes through the years * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (choice of: braised boneless short rib, seared pork chop with bacon port demi glace, dill roasted tilapia with lemon, or angel hair pasta with garden marinara; all served with potatoes, seasoned vegetables, dinner rolls, coffee/tea, and dessert). * 10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 6 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Feb. 1 * Fee: $90
  • "Trolls LIVE!" at the Orpheum Theatre

    Get ready for another hair-raising adventure when Poppy, Branch and their friends come to life on-stage in Trolls Live!, their first ever live tour! The journey begins when the Trolls’ hug time is unexpectedly put at risk. Knowing that the only way to save it is by doing what the Trolls do best: Poppy hosts a toe-tapping, Trolls-tastic show, jam-packed with all the epic music, glitter, humor and happiness only the Trolls can create. This is one Trolls party you won’t want to miss! * Fee includes coach transportation and theatre ticket. * 12 PM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Mar. 4 * Fee: $79
  • Consignment Fashion Bus Trip with Stylist Jill Swanson

    ONLINE Description Girls Day Out! Join us for a fun day of shopping, saving and styling. Jill’s bus trip through the Twin Cities' top consignment shops is not to be missed! On the way up to Minneapolis, get a “How to Shop” seminar by Jill that will get you geared up for savvy savings and the latest style trends for the season. During store stops, Jill will be on hand to give advice and style tips to help you determine what to bring home and what to put back on the rack. Upgrade your wardrobe without downgrading your finances, jump on the bus and get ready for a fun, frugal and fashionable day! Door prizes and store surprises for everyone. Pack a lunch. (Snacks & water provided). http://www.jillswanson.com/simply-stylish/ * Fee includes coach bus transportation and Style Consultant Jill Krieger Swanson. * Please bring your lunch! Snacks and water provided. * 8 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 5 PM Approximate return * Fee: $69 *No refunds after May 1
  • Glorious Garden Lover's Adventure to Iowa's Mennonite Greenhouses

    Calling all garden lovers, are you ready to dig in the dirt? We will be joined by Olmsted County U of M Master Gardener Vickie Hennessey and gardener Deb Roos. We’re heading to Iowa this year where we will spend a full day browsing garden-related shops and greenhouses. So, grab your gloves and get ready to dig into this year's garden lover's adventure! We will be visiting five greenhouses! Please bring cash, checks (not all greenhouses take credit cards) and totes with covers for your purchases. *Fee includes coach bus transportation, tour guides, and a box lunch. *8 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot *5 PM Approximate return *No refunds after Apr. 10 *Fee: $69
  • Spring Festival, An Arts & Crafts Affair in Shakopee

    We're off to the Award Winning Spring Festival at Canterbury Park! Voted one of the TOP 100 SHOWS in the country by Sunshine Artist Magazine! Over 500 Artists & Crafters from 30 states! Each show is brimming with row after row of handcrafted, one-of-a-kind home decor & gifts, entertainment and plenty of food and drink. *Fee includes coach transportation and entrance fee. *Lunch is on your own at Canterbury *9:30 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot *5:30 PM Approximate return *No refunds after Mar. 1 *Fee: $55
  • “Art in Bloom” at the Minneapolis Institute of Art

    The Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia) will celebrate the arrival of spring by pairing thousands of flowers with timeless art for the annual "Art in Bloom" festival. Presented by the Friends of the Institute and now in its 37th year, "Art in Bloom" will showcase 165 fresh floral arrangements inspired by the works of art in Mia’s collection. We will travel first to “Art in Bloom” for a guided tour. We will enjoy supper at Lyndale Bachman’s. * Fee includes coach transportation, a guided tour of “Art in Bloom” and supper at Patrick's Bakery and Cafe (three choices) in the Lyndale Bachman's. * 12 PM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 8 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Mar. 15 * Fee: $70
  • “Breaking Up is Hard to Do" at the Ives Auditorium in Bloomington

    Book by Erik Jackson and Ben H. Winters Music by Neil Sadaka Lyrics by Neil Sadaka, Howard Greenfield, and Philip Cody Set at a Catskills resort in 1960, this is the sweetly comic story of Lois and Marge, two friends from Brooklyn in search of good times and romance over one wild Labor Day weekend. The score showcases 18 Neil Sedaka classics, including “Where the Boys Are”, “Sweet Sixteen”, “Calendar Girl”, “Love Will Keep Us Together”, and of course, the chart-topping title song. * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (chicken breast in herb & wine cream sauce served with parsley potatoes, seasonal vegetables, cold salad, rolls, dessert and coffee/hot tea) at the Masonic Heritage Center. * 10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Apr. 3 * Fee: $89
  • “Disney's FROZEN, The Broadway Musical” at the Orpheum Theatre

    FROZEN is the timeless tale of a family pulled apart by a mysterious secret. As one sister struggles to find her voice and harness her powers within, the other embarks on an epic journey to bring her family together once and for all. An unforgettable theatrical experience filled with sensational special effects, stunning sets and costumes, and powerhouse performances, FROZEN is everything you want in a musical. * Fee includes coach transportation and main floor theatre ticket. * 5 PM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 11:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Mar. 15 * Fee: $89
  • “Man in Black” at the Ives Auditorium in Bloomington

    “The Music of Johnny Cash” Johnny Cash traditionally began his concerts with the simple introduction, “Hello, I’m Johnny Cash,” followed by his signature song “Folsom Prison Blues”. Get ready for Brian Pekol and his trio of chugging backing musicians to do the same! Johnny Cash’s sound embraced country music, rock and roll, rockabilly, blues, folk, and gospel, so expect this concert to be jam-packed with hits! You’ll hear classic Cash songs including “I Walk the Line”, “Ring of Fire”, and “Get Rhythm”, and even witness a visit from a surprise guest who sings as Johnny’s wife, June Carter Cash. Don’t miss this one, y’all... * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (Traditional meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, green bean almondine, cold salad, dinner rolls, assorted desserts and coffee/hot tea) at the Masonic Heritage Center. * 10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Feb 16 * Fee: $89
  • “Music Man” at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    A fun and transformative story, The Music Man is family entertainment at its best! This musical theatre classic features songs like "(Ya Got) Trouble," "Seventy-Six Trombones," "The Wells Fargo Wagon," "Till There Was You," "Gary, Indiana" and more! Meredith Willson's six-time, Tony Award-winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every generation. The Music Man follows fast-talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys' band that he vows to organize – this, despite the fact that he doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef. His plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he falls for Marian, the librarian, who transforms him into a respectable citizen by curtain's fall. *Fee includes coach bus transportation, theatre ticket and lunch (choice of seven entrees). *9:30 AM Depart from RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot *5:30 PM Approximate return *No refunds after Mar. 5 *Fee: $99
  • “My Fair Lady” at the Orpheum

    From Lincoln Center Theater comes "a sumptuous new production of the most perfect musical of all time" (Entertainment Weekly), Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Boasting such classic songs as "I Could Have Danced All Night," "The Rain in Spain," and "Wouldn't It Be Loverly," director Bartlett Sher's glowing production is "thrilling, glorious and better than it ever was" (New York Times). * Fee includes coach transportation and main floor theatre ticket * Please note that Daylight Savings Time starts on the day of the trip, March 8th! Plan accordingly please! * 10:45 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Jan. 9 * Fee: $99
  • “Not for Sale” at the St. Paul History Theatre

    Late 1950s & early ’60s. Arnold Weigel, a rising star in the Twin Cities real estate business, puts his career on the line when he begins to represent families of color as they attempt to buy homes in the all-white neighborhoods of Minneapolis and St. Paul. In the wake of the destruction of the Rondo neighborhood, there is a great need for housing for those displaced by St. Paul's urban renewal plan. * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and a buffet lunch at the M. Street Cafe' in the Saint Paul Hotel. * 10:30 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Feb. 20 * Fee: $89
  • “Not in Our Neighborhood” at the St. Paul History Theatre

    This drama recounts the horrific events and shameful history of housing segregation in St. Paul’s Groveland Park neighborhood. William and Nellie Francis, both civil rights advocates and leading citizens in St. Paul’s growing African-American community, dared to move from their home in the Rondo neighborhood to the “home of their dreams” in this all-white neighborhood in 1924. Little did they know, neighbors would burn a cross in their front yard in an attempt to terrorize them and force them to abandon their dreams. * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch at Herbie's on the Park (choice of cheeseburger, grilled chicken sandwich, and Pappardelle pasta). * 8:30 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 4:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Feb. 20 * Fee: $89
  • “Runestone! A Rock Musical” at the St. Paul History Theatre

    1898: When Swedish immigrant Olof Ohman digs up a rock on his property near Kensington, Minnesota with "a story written in carved runes" that indicates that the Vikings were the first Europeans to set foot in Minnesota, he is praised for his discovery! But soon a controversy erupts and the cries of "Fake! Fraud! Liar!" turn his life upside down. This is one of Minnesota's "craziest stories" and Jensen and Rue have created a whimsical rock & roll musical that lays out this "continuing controversy!" What is the truth? Step back in time with us and enjoy the ride! Rock on! * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch at Mancini's Char House (choice of three entrees). May 7 Departure/Return * 8 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 4 PM Approximate return May 14 Departure/Return * 9:30 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Apr. 5 * Fee: $89
  • “The Piano Man” at the Ives Auditorium in Bloomington

    “The Piano Man” is a melodious salute to the 1950s, 60s and 70s, through the classic songs of Jerry Lee Lewis, Elton John, Billy Joel, and more! Brian Pekol is back on the Sidekick stage! And this time it’s not as Frank Sinatra...a role he performed to critical and commercial acclaim in 2018. Together with a grand piano and his band “The Pranksters”, get ready for a fun-filled musical trip down memory lane. Brian’s hands will fly across the keyboard as he sings tunes including “Great Balls of Fire”, “Rocket Man”, “Benny and the Jets”, and of course, ”Piano Man”. * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (BBQ chicken, beer cheese mac, southern style green beans, coleslaw, buttermilk biscuits with honey, assorted desserts and coffee/hot tea) at the Masonic Heritage Center. * 10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Jul 6 * Fee: $89