Garden City Department of Recreation and Parks

Senior Trips

For further info on any event or to give suggestions on programs or trips, please call Sandra Young at 465-4076.


 









The Department of Recreation and Parks, with the advisement of the Senior Advisory Committee, is sponsoring the following trips for seniors who are residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City during the upcoming months. Please remember to register early because all trips are first come, first served.  

To register for any of these trips, please visit the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Ave.  Please note, once the fees are sent to the venues, they are not refundable so make your selections carefully. All trips are open to senior residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City only.




​FALL TRIPS FOR GARDEN CITY SENIORS ANNOUNCED


Here is the beginning of Garden City Recreation and Parks’ fall trip list for seniors who are residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City.  More trips will be added in the coming weeks.  If you would like to register for any of our trips, please visit the Recreation and Parks Office at 108 Rockaway Avenue.  Payment must accompany registrations.

 
Thursday, October 19 – Kykuit, the Rockefeller Estate.  We will take a coach bus Westchester County where we will receive a guided tour or Kykuit, the home to four generations of the Rockefeller family.  After exploring the mansion and its grounds we will head to lunch at a local waterfront restaurant.  The cost of this trip will be $105, checks only made payable to Rendezvous Travel.
 

Wednesday, November 8 at noon – Westbury Manor for lunch and “Fiddler on the Roof”.  We will travel by recreation bus to Westbury Manor and return when the show ends.  The cost of this trip will be $40, checks only made payable to Plaza Theatrical Productions.

 
Tuesday, November 14 at 2 pm – “Married to Broadway” FILLED featuring the stars of “Les Miserables” at NYCB Theatre in Westbury.  We will travel by recreation bus and enjoy this musical revue, returning when the show is over.  Tickets for this show are $40, checks only made payable to Rendezvous Travel.

 
Wednesday, December 6 – Metropolitan Museum of Art and Bryant Park. We will travel by coach bus to the Metropolitan, where we will have time to view the Michelangelo exhibit as well as the MET’s famous Christmas tree and crèche and the many other wonderful treasures the museum holds.  Lunch will be on your own at the museum.  We will then visit Bryant Park’s Winter Village and Holiday Market before we head home.  Please be advised that walking is involved in both the museum and Bryant Park.  The cost of this trip is $67, checks only made payable to Rendezvous Travel.

 

Monday, December 11 - Join Garden City Recreation and Parks on a Senior Trip to the Metropolitan Opera House for a Performance of Vincenzo Bellini’s “Norma”.
We will travel by coach bus, leaving St. Paul’s parking lot around 3:15 pm.  When we arrive dinner will be on your own. There are many restaurants in the neighborhood.  Show time is at 7:30 pm and we will travel home when the opera is over.

The cost of each ticket will be $85, checks only made payable to Jo Falabella.  




To register for any of these trips, please visit the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Ave.  Please note, once the fees are sent to the venues, they are not refundable so make your selections carefully. All trips are open senior residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City only.​