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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Bus Trip Information (Updated 3/16/2023)

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The SDC Volunteer Bus Trip Committee is pleased to offer the upcoming day trips throughout the state and the New York/Rhode Island/Massachusetts region.  This page will be updated with additional trip information as scheduled – so check back often!

Tickets for bus trips must be purchased in advance at our Volunteer Bus Stop, located at the Senior & Disabled Center Welcome Desk.  The Bus Stop is open:

  • Mondays and Tuesdays: 10:00 a.m. – Noon
  • Thursdays from 11:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Not able to visit the Bus Stop during those times?  Please call the main office at 860-665-8778 for assistance.  Note that all trips are cash or check only; we cannot accept credit cards for payment.

Unless noted, all trips depart and return to the Newington Senior & Disabled Center parking lot.

Upcoming trips: 

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner at Wright’s Farm and Bally’s Twin River Casino, Blackstone Valley, RI 

Thursday 4/13/2023 • 9:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.  *********HURRY - LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE!*********

  • Featuring an all you can eat chicken dinner at the famous Wright’s Farm and a visit to the Bally’s Twin River Casino
  • $83 pp check made payable to Friendship Tours


Thomaston Opera House & Lunch at Black Rock Tavern, Thomaston, CT SOLD OUT

Sunday, 5/7/2023 • 10:45 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. *************SOLD OUT************

  • Featuring a lunch at Black Rock Tavern and a matinee live performance of Beautiful – Carol King the Musical at the Thomaston Opera House
  • $112 pp – check made payable to Friendship Tours


Locks & Lunch Cruise Along the Hudson River, Troy, NY

Saturday, 6/24/2023 • 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. *************SOLD OUT**************

  • Featuring a 3-hour cruise aboard the Captain JP, hot and cold buffet, onboard entertainment and a trip to the New York State Museum
  • $126 pp check made payable to Friendship Tours


Lobster and & Great Show Featuring Michael D’Amore, Holyoke, MA

Wednesday, July 19, 2023 • 10:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. *************ON SALE NOW!**************

  • Featuring a lobster or prime rib lunch at The Log Cabin followed by a performance by singer Michael D’Amore highlighting hits of the 1950’s – 1970’s.
  • $124 pp check made payable to Friendship Tours

Resorts World Casino, Catskills, NY - Play, Eat and Be Entertained

Wednesday, August 9, 2023 • 7:45 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. *************ON SALE NOW!************** 

  • Featuring $25 slot play, buffet lunch, 2:00 p.m. matinee show "Barbara & Frank, the Concert that Never Was"
  • $122 pp check made payable to Friendship Tours 

Encore Boston Harbor

Sunday, November 5, 2023 • 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. *************TICKETS COMING SOON (ON SALE DATE TBD)************** 

  • Featuring time at New England's newest casnio and lunch at Maggiano's Little Italy
  • $102 pp check made payable to Friendship Tours 

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