Overnight Trip to Chicago

Four days and 3 nights trip to Chicago on September 25-28, 2018

Depart at 9:00am on September 25 and return at 10:30pm on September 28

Day 1, Tuesday, September 25 - Bus ride to Chicago with stops along the way for restroom and lunch on your own, arrive at the Whitehall Hotel (within steps of Michigan Ave.) , 2 hour bus tour of        Chicago, and dinner at Giordano’s.

Day 2, Wednesday, September 26 - Breakfast on your own, guided tour and lunch at Field Museum, enjoy the city view from the Signature Lounge on the 96th floor of the Hancock Building, dinner at Petterino’s, & enjoy The Musical Tootsie as it makes its world premiere at the Cadillac Palace Theatre.

Day 3, Thursday, September 27 – Breakfast on your own, explore the Shedd Aquarium, free time on Michigan Avenue, and lakefront dinner cruise.

Day 4, Friday, September 28- Breakfast on your own, Cardinals vs Cubs at Wrigley Field, bus ride home with stops along the way for restroom and dinner on your own.

Cost: $775 per person double occupancy      Additional $215 for single occupancy

$100 non-refundable deposit due upon registration.

(Price includes motorcoach, hotel, 4 meals, & all activities listed above)

Balance due July 2nd, 2018. No refunds will be given after 7/2/18

*Informational Meeting on September 12th at 2pm at City Hall*

To reserve your spot please call the Parks Office at 618-692-7538. Space is limited.


To get on the list and reserve a seat on the trip, please call the Parks Department at 618-692-7538. Make checks payable to Edwardsville Parks Department:
118 Hillsboro Avenue
Edwardsville, IL 62025

Please write "ESCAPE" on the envelope. No refunds will be issued after the registration deadline.

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