PLANT CITY STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL
Thursday, MARCH 8TH!
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• All the attractions: Bluegrass, Racing Pigs, Comedy, Magic and Country stars of one of
the World's largest Strawberry Festivals plus a short driving tour of the Southern style
homes in the historic district.
• Sea Lion Splash Show: Come and be greeted by our friendly sea lions who possess
personality plus. One look in their eyes and its love at first sight. The only traveling, selfcontained
sea lion show in the United States. See close up how sea lions react in a
natural setting. Learn how they act in the wild and how we can preserve them.
• The last stop is for flats of strawberry's and the best strawberry shake in the World at
the Giant Parkside Market and Nursery.
• The concert lineup for the day includes Ronnie McDowell and The Walker Brothers who
are nationally acclaimed musicians and have performed nationally and internationally at
many great venues including several shows on the Grand Ole Oprv in Nashville,
Tennessee. Cory and Jarrod Walker are also performing and have been featured on CBS
and ABC television specials with Keith Urban, Ricky Skaggs, Earl Scruggs and Kix Brooks.
Located in the Sweet bay Supermarket Showcase Tent.
• Cost is $60 per person
• Leave Ascension CCaround 7:15am with a return around 7 to 7:30pm.
HISTORIC ST. AUGUSTINE HOLIDAY NIGHTS OF LIGHTS! Saturday, December 3
8a.m. Depart from Ascension Catholic Church off the corner of US1 and Parkway in the Southwest corner of the rear of the parking lot near the train tracks. After our late morning arrival in the center of Historic Saint Augustine, our nation’s oldest city, we will visit Flagler’s White Marble Crypt at the church he built in a year housing high ceilings as in European Cathedrals and the largest pipe organ in the Southeast.
We will have time to stroll the Downtown area with it’s’ more than 80 shops along cobbled lanes shaded by moss-draped oaks. Scattered throughout blocks of historic landmarks , you may discover eclectic offerings from specialty gifts such as handmade candles, woven goods and wood crafts, to clothing and more...There are many choices for lunch on your own today in the old city including the famous Columbia Restaurant in the historic district or tuck into the “Prince of Wales” featured in Southern Living to enjoy a plate of crispy fish and chips and lift a pint of ale at this British pub run by expat Tony Woodward and his wife, Sharon. Order only one entree; the servings are enormous. Just save a wee bit of appetite for the Sticky Toffee Pudding.
After lunch, step back in time, whereby since the 1900's the St. Augustine Scenic Cruise has been giving visitors to St. Augustine a unique view of the city and a way to enjoy St. Augustine's historic land marks and natural beauty aboard the Victory III. The welcome center has a movie that recreates and unravels the progression of Florida’s history. Our driving tour also includes a visit and samples from the Saint Sebastian Winery. The Evening driving tour looks completely different when after Sunset the entire Old City is illuminated with millions of white lights. Return: Approximately 9:30pm-10pm.
Rate Includes: Transportation aboard air-conditioned Motorcoach with Lavatory, taxes, admissions, Florida Greeters tour director, boat ride & sightseeing tour!
Cancellations: Full refund until two weeks prior to departure. No refund for unused portions or cancellations received within two weeks prior to departure. Tour includes: Transportation, Guided Sightseeing Tour, Winery or Chocolate Factory, Scenic Boat Ride, Flagler’s Church and Nights of Lights. All prices and itinerary are subject to change based upon availability!
Please place your reservation on or before and make checks payable to Florida Greeters and mail to: 6300 N. Wickham Road, 130-222 Melbourne, FL 32940.
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$60 per person