One Day Bus Trips

Sometimes you only have one day to take a bus trip and get away and be adventurous. Tri-State Travel offers shopping trips, theater programs, sporting events, concerts and more departing from Galena, IL and Davenport, IA. Let us show you everything that can be done in the Iowa - Illinois - Wisconsin area in just one day. Try some of our escorted tours and do-as-you-please one-day excursions, all of which are led by our professional staff member. Get ready to enjoy a great daycation!


SPIRIT OF CHICAGO AND NAVY PIERCHICAGO, IL

SPIRIT OF CHICAGO AND NAVY PIER
CHICAGO, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2020
Rescheduled for the fall

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

With the sunshine reflecting off the lakefront, there's no better place to enjoy an afternoon in Chicago than aboard a Spirit lunch cruise. Departing from Navy Pier, Spirit of Chicago allows you to experience a festive and fun atmosphere at your own pace. Step aboard and taste our delicious lunch buffet with freshly prepared entrees, salads and desserts. Relax on our comfortable climate-controlled decks, challenge a friend to a game of tabletop shuffleboard, enjoy the DJ and dance floor or take a stroll to our spacious open-air observation deck. Sip from a refreshing beverage and take in amazing views from Lake Michigan.

Not ready to wind down yet? Following the cruise, you'll have time to explore Navy Pier!
Originally completed in 1916 as part of Daniel Burnham's plan for Chicago, Navy Pier is an iconic city landmark inspiring discovery and wonder. Since its reopening in 1995, more than 180 million visitors have come to enjoy the Pier's 50 acres of unparalleled attractions and experiences.

$149 per person includes a two-hour luncheon cruise on Lake Michigan and transportation.

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BEER & CHEESE TOUR POTOSI, WI

BEER & CHEESE TOUR
POTOSI, WI

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Cheers! Our day will include a guided tour through the state-of-the-art production facility of Potosi Brewing Company, lunch in the Founder's Room, and a visit to the National Brewery Museum & Library.

You might even switch from grains to grapes and visit Whispering Bluffs Winery just across the street.

Who took the cheese? We'll stop at the Shullsburg Cheese Store in Shullsburg, Wisconsin, before our return home.

$99 per person includes lunch, brewery tour and transportation.

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FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT'S TALIESINSPRING GREEN, WISCONSIN

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT'S TALIESIN
SPRING GREEN, WISCONSIN

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
FRIDAY, JULY 10, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Among the most famous residences in the United States, Taliesin embodies Wright's energy, technique, and creative vision. The house stands as the longest on-going project of Wright's career. The House Tour guides you through rooms that Wright imagined and built, exploring the rich canvas he worked on every day of his life. On this two-hour walking tour, you'll experience the landscaped grounds, furnishings, collected objects and, of course, the building itself. A sandwich buffet will be served at the Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center following the house tour. ACCESSIBILITY: Please note this tour requires a significant amount of standing, stair climbing and walking on uneven terrain. There are several series of steps and some with no handrails. Some exterior walkways consist of loose gravel or grassy pathways.

There is no opportunity to leave the group should you wish to stay behind. On our return, we will visit The Dickeyville Grotto. Erected in the Village of Dickeyville, Wisconsin on Holy Ghost Parish grounds are the works of Father Matthias Wernerus, a Catholic Priest. His handiwork in stone built from 1925-1930, is dedicated to the unity of two great American ideals-love of God and love of Country. These religious and patriotic shrines were constructed without the use of blueprints.

$149 per person includes house tour, lunch and transportation.

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STARVED ROCK LODGE

STARVED ROCK LODGE "TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA"
OGLESBY, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
TUESDAY, JULY 21, 2020

Departing form Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Peter Oprisko will delight you with this tribute to the Chairman of the Board! A fresh and unique, ultramodern salute to Ol' Blue Eyes! This exciting and memorable celebration showcases Sinatra like never before. Enjoy such hits as: New York New York, The Way You Look Tonight, My Way, and many more.

$99 per person includes matinee luncheon show and transportation.

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FIRESIDE THEATRE

FIRESIDE THEATRE "CINDERELLA"
FORT ATKINSON, WI

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2020
CANCELED

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Fresh from the success of OKLAHOMA, SOUTH PACIFIC, and THE KING AND I, Broadway's greatest composing team wrote an original musical comedy - the first of its kind - to be performed live on TV in 1957. It was the most watched program in television history in its original airing starring Julie Andrews.

There have since been two more spectacular TV productions over the years starring such greats as Lesley Ann Warren, Ginger Rodgers, Whitney Houston, Whoopi Goldberg, Jason Alexander, and many more. Now you can enjoy this live stage production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical adaptation of one of the world's most enduring love stories. This is a show designed to delight the child in all of us. Whether you're eight or eighty you'll be captivated by its humor, romance, beauty, and it's great, great music.

$145 per person includes matinee luncheon show and transportation.

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IOWA STATE FAIRDES MOINES, IA

IOWA STATE FAIR
DES MOINES, IA

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2020
CANCELED

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

The internationally acclaimed Iowa State Fair is the single largest event in the state of Iowa and one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country. Annually attracting more than a million people from all over the world, the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines is Iowa's great celebration, a salute to the state's best in agriculture, industry, entertainment and achievement. It is the true heartbeat of the Midwest, unequaled and unduplicated.

$79 per person includes Fair admission and transportation.

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STARVED ROCK LODGE

STARVED ROCK LODGE
"TRIBUTE TO JOHNNY CASH"
OGLESBY, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
April 29th, 2020
Rescheduled to September 9, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

"Walk the Line" with Bennie Wheels and his band. The Ultimate Tribute to Johnny Cash, June Carter and The Tennessee Three, is the Nation's #1 and most authentic representation of the Man in Black in his "Folsom Prison" era prime! Seeing is believing, and when you go "Walkin' the Line" with Bennie Wheels, there's no doubt that Johnny Cash's spirit lives on! They will entertain you with Johnny Cash's greatest hits, including Ring of Fire, Hurt, I Walk the Line and many others. Don't miss this tribute to The Man in Black!

$99 per person includes matinee luncheon show and transportation.

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THE GREAT WISCONSIN  QUILT SHOW MADISON, WI

THE GREAT WISCONSIN
QUILT SHOW
MADISON, WI

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2020
CANCELED

Escape. Create. Celebrate. Be part of the ultimate quilting adventure in Madison! Whether a seasoned quilter, a novice or just curious to learn more about quilting, all quilting buffs will thoroughly enjoy this opportunity to learn, laugh and draw inspiration from quilting masters who will share their ideas and expertise.

$75 per person includes admission and transportation.

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WARRENS CRANBERRY FESTIVAL WARRENS, WI

WARRENS CRANBERRY FESTIVAL
WARRENS, WI

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020
CANCELED

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Come along to the 48th Annual Warrens Cranberry Festival! Warrens is host to the annual, World's Largest Cranberry Festival!!! The Festival features many attractions, including 850 arts & crafts booths, 350 flea market booths, and cranberry marsh tours. Shoppers can also buy fresh produce from the 100 farm market vendors. There are a number of food courts showcasing delicious foods to tempt anyone's taste buds, including deep-fried cranberries on a stick, cranberry cream puffs and chocolate covered cheesecake on a stick.

$79 per person includes transportation only.

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FIRESIDE THEATRE

FIRESIDE THEATRE "JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT"
FORT ATKINSON, WI

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

From the creators of EVITA and JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR comes one of the most popular musicals of the last 50 years. This telling of the biblical story of Joseph and his brothers is filled with great music, costumes, laughter, joy, and heart. Utilizing many different styles of music from pop/rock to country to musical comedy this sparkling showfollows young Joseph as he faces adversity and triumphs through his dreams and his strong, unwavering faith. Written by Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice, JOSEPH includes the unforgettable classics "Any Dream Will Do"and "Close Every Door." This show hasentertained tens of millions of people around the world and is still one of Broadway's shining stars.

$145 per person includes matinee luncheon show and transportation.

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GALENA COUNTRY FAIR GALENA, IL

GALENA COUNTRY FAIR
GALENA, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2020
CANCELED

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Held in picturesque Grant Park overlooking historic Galena, Illinois. Galena Country Fair is a Columbus Day weekend tradition. It began as a few booths in Grant Park on a crisp fall weekend, forty years later the fair boasts more than 150 vendors, a country bake shop, festival food booths, family activities and live entertainment.

$59 per person includes admission and transportation.

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STARVED ROCK LODGE

STARVED ROCK LODGE
"WWII RADIO SHOW"
OGLESBY, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Featuring favorites such as "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy," "In the Mood," and "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree," our costumed and piano-accompanied trio reenact a 1940's radio hour that is perfect for all ages! While answering musical requests from soldiers and loved ones during wartime, the group will entertain the "studio audience" with Andrews Sisters-style tunes and choreography, Abbott and Costello comedy sketches and a touching tribute to Veterans of the United States Armed Forces.

$99 per person includes matinee luncheon show and transportation.

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CHICAGO LOOP & CHRISTKINDLMARKET #1CHICAGO, IL

CHICAGO LOOP & CHRISTKINDLMARKET #1
CHICAGO, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Welcome to the Loop, Chicago's official downtown. From shopping on State Street - "that great street" - to wandering one of the country's largest art museums, the Loop has something for everyone.

Inspired by the Christkindlmarket in Nuremberg, Germany, which began in 1545, the Christkindlmarket Chicago brings a cherished German and European tradition with international flair and local charm to Chicago. The outdoor market in the Chicago Loop is no longer just a German tradition, it has become a Chicago institution. The unique shopping experience, typical German food and drinks, as well as diverse holiday entertainment make the Christkindlmarket Chicago a preferred and popular destination.

$69 per person includes transportation only.

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WOODFIELD MALL  SCHAUMBURG, IL

WOODFIELD MALL
SCHAUMBURG, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Just 40 minutes west of Chicago, Woodfield Mall is one of the largest shopping destinations in the United States. With more than 2 million square feet of retail shops, restaurants, and family-friendly amenities, Woodfield Mall has a unique mix that creates a completely new and refreshing experiences with every visit.

$65 per person includes transportation only.

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FIRESIDE THEATRE

FIRESIDE THEATRE
"HOLIDAY INN"
FORT ATKINSON, WI

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Based on the classic film starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire, Irving Berlin's HOLIDAY INN comes to The Fireside in celebration of all the holidays of the year. Jim, a song and dance man and his new love Linda turn a Connecticut farmhouse into a fabulous inn that's only open on holidays. All is well until Jim's best friend Ted comes along with his own ideas about Linda and the inn. This joyous musical feature thrilling dance numbers, laugh-out-loud comedy and a parade of hit Irving Berlin songs including "Blue Skies," "Easter Parade," "Cheek to Cheek," "White Christmas," and many more. It's a year-round classic to make any holiday sparkle!

$145 per person includes matinee luncheon show and transportation.

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CHICAGO LOOP & CHRISTKINDLMARKET #2 CHICAGO, IL

CHICAGO LOOP & CHRISTKINDLMARKET #2
CHICAGO, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Welcome to the Loop, Chicago's official downtown. From shopping on State Street - "that great street" - to wandering one of the country's largest art museums, the Loop has something for everyone.

Inspired by the Christkindlesmarkt in Nuremberg, Germany, which began in 1545, the Christkindlmarket Chicago brings a cherished German and European tradition with international flair and local charm to Chicago. The outdoor market in the Chicago Loop is no longer just a German tradition, it has become a Chicago institution. The unique shopping experience, typical German food and drinks, as well as diverse holiday entertainment make the Christkindlmarket Chicago a preferred and popular destination.

$69 per person includes transportation only.

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STARVED ROCK LODGE

STARVED ROCK LODGE "UNDER THE MISTLETOE"
OGLESBY, IL

PARTNERING WITH PLUS 55 CLUB
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2020

Departing from Davenport, IA and Moline, IL

Make the season bright with Matt and Cynthia Gruel in their Holiday Cabaret, "Under the Mistletoe!" Feel the jingling beat with Holly Jolly Christmas and It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas. Reminisce with Baby It's Cold Outside, Let it Snow, and White Christmas. This joyful music and festive stories will surely get you into the Holiday Spirit!

$99 per person includes matinee luncheon show and transportation.

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