Upcoming Field Trips
Field Trip Rules
- Payment for trip secures spot on bus.
- Deadline for payment is 5 business days before the trip or when the bus is full. Once the deadline has passed or the bus is full, there is no waiting list for additional participants.
- There is no refund for payment if you are not able to attend.
- Anyone needing special accommodations should advise staff upon payment.
Christmas at Bok Tower Gardens
Friday, December 6, 2019 | Departure: 9:30 a.m – Return: 3:30 p.m.
Walk around the beautiful gardens in bloom and then come “Home for the Holidays” and experience Pinewood Estate completely transformed into a holiday showplace and reflecting the grandeur of the 1940s. Enjoy festive carillon concerts and seasonal holiday foliage. Cost includes round trip transportation by bus, admission to the gardens and estate and a boxed lunch.
De Leon Springs State Park
Friday, January 17, 2020 | Departure: 9 a.m. – Return: 3 p.m.
$30 OR $44 (With boat ride)
Take a walk through the “fountain of youth” park or ride the eco/history boat tour, looking for alligators, otters, bald eagles and bird varieties. Boat trip cost is additional. Make your own pancakes at the Old Spanish Sugar Mill. Breakfast includes all you can eat blueberry pancakes, one egg, a selection of meat and beverage. $30 includes round trip transportation, entrance fees and breakfast. $44 will include boat ride.
Florida Strawberry Festival
Friday, March 6, 2020 | Departure: 9 a.m. – Return: 3 p.m.
Experience the many exhibits at the annual Strawberry Festival. Agriculture, livestock, fine arts, crafts and contests come together to celebrate the delicious strawberries from local plant city farmers. The $22 cost includes round trip transportation to Plant city and festival entrance ticket. Lunch is on your own.
Lady Dolphin of Daytona
Friday, May 29, 2020 | Departure: 11 a.m. – Return: 4 p.m.
Dine on a delicious meal of your choosing while enjoying a 2 hour cruise on the beautiful intercoastal waterway with music, sightseeing and raffle drawings. Price includes round trip transportation, cruise and dinner. Check with the office for menu selection.
Titusville Field Trip
Friday, July 17, 2020 | Departure: 10 a.m. – Return: 4 p.m.
Join us on a trip to Titusville, Florida. Begin with lunch at the world Famous Dixie Crossroads Seafood Restaurant. Then, tour the American Police Hall of Fame and Museum. $45 includes round trip transportation by bus, lunch and museum admittance. Check with the office for menu choices.
The Catfish Place and Wildlife Drive
Friday, September 18, 2020 | Departure: 9 a.m. – Return: 2 p.m.
Take a ride on the bus through the St. Johns River Water Management District’s Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive. This 11-mile, one-way drive provides an opportunity to explore the wildlife and natural systems found within this incredible network of wetlands, levees, and canals. Bring binoculars and cameras. Afterwards, enjoy the finest Southern-style seafood in Central Florida at The Catfish Place, served in a turn-of-the-century railroad depot, housing a collection of antiques and collectibles. Check with the office for a preview of the menu. Cost includes round trip transportation including wildlife drive and lunch.