Day Trips

Come and join us for one of our fabulous adult day trips! Sign up with friends for a fun getaway or on your own and meet new people. All day trips depart from and return to the Maplewood Parks and Recreation Office located at: 1902 County Road B East, Maplewood, MN 55109. Please park on the far end of the parking lot. In an effort to limit cancellations, full refunds are allowed until the registration deadline. A $20.00 cancellation fee will be charged for refunds after the trip deadline. Space is limited to 10 participants. *REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS TWO WEEKS PRIOR TO THE TRIP*

     **REGISTRATION FOR ALL FALL DAY TRIPS OPENS ON AUGUST 9**
 
BEEHIVE
AT OLD LOG THEATRE - Excelsior, MN
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29
LEAVE THE MAPLEWOOD PARKS AND RECREATION OFFICE AT 11:00AM AND RETURN BETWEEN 4:30PM - 5:00PM
The story is told from the perspective of six women who came of age in this complex decade, looking back on a host of issues ranging from their first Beehive Dance to the challenges we faced as a nation, all accomplished by a vast array of the most celebrated and memorable songs of the era, songs like: “It’s My Party”, “My Boyfriend’s Back”, “Be My Baby”, “Son of a Preacher Man”, “Proud Mary”, and more...

Choose your lunch from these options; braised boneless short ribs, seared pork chop, dill roasted tilapia, or vegetarian pasta dish. 

Cost is $65.00 (includes transportation, lunch, tax, gratuity, and theater ticket).

DRINKING HABITS 2
DAYTRIPPERS DINNER THEATER - Bloomington, MN
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31
LEAVE THE MAPLEWOOD PARKS AND RECREATION OFFICE AT 11:15AM AND RETURN AROUND 4:30PM
This two act comedy play is a brand new sequel to Drinking Habits.  The Sisters of Perpetual Sewing miss the excitement of the old days when they were saving convents and reuniting long lost families, so when they learn that the orphanage where Paul and Kate grew up is in peril, they can’t wait to come to the rescue.  The sisters plot to make their award winning wine, 
hiding it from the ever watchful eye of Mother Superior.  The merry mix-ups multiply in this warm and winsome sequel to 
Drinking Habits.


Enjoy a buffet style lunch that includes Chicken Kiev, Roast Loin of Pork, and Country Sausage with Sauerkraut as entrees; a salad bar; and a number of options for sides. 

Cost is $60.00 (includes transportation, buffet lunch, tax, gratuity, and theater ticket).


TAYLORS FALLS SCENIC BOAT TOURS: LEAF LUNCH CRUISE ON THE ST. CROIX RIVER
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
THURSDAy, OCTOBER 4
LEAVE THE MAPLEWOOD PARKS AND RECREATION OFFICE AT 9:00AM AND RETURN BETWEEN 1:30PM - 2:00PM
THE BOAT TRIP IS FROM 10:30AM - 12:30PM
Take in the fall colors with a trip down the St. Croix River, while enjoying a lunch buffet on board an authentic paddlewheel river boat.  Relax for two hours and enjoy an outstanding luncheon while viewing the beautiful fall colors and while your tour guide points out the unique rock formations and the history of the St. Croix River Valley.

Your meal includes: 5oz. chicken breast served with dollar buns, garlic mashed potatoes, coleslaw, baked beans, a brownie, coffee, and water.  Also offered is a full cash bar which accepts MasterCard, Visa, and Discover.  Soft drinks and lemonade are available for purchase as well.  

Cost is $65.00 (includes transportation, lunch, tax, gratuity, and boat ticket).


LEND ME A TENOR
AT OLD LOG THEATRE - Excelsior, MN
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28
LEAVE THE MAPLEWOOD PARKS AND RECREATION OFFICE AT 11:00AM AND RETURN BETWEEN 4:30PM - 5:00PM
Saunders, the general manager of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company, is set to welcome world famous Tito Morelli, the greatest tenor of his era, to appear for one night only as Otello.  The star arrives late, and following a series of hilarious 
mishaps, is given a double dose of tranquilizers and passes out.  Saunders convinces his assistant Max to put on Morelli’s costume and fool the audience into believing they are seeing the star.  Max succeeds, but Morelli comes to and puts on his other costume ready to perform.  Hilarity ensues!
     
         “Non-stop laughter.” “Uproarious! Hysterical!” “A rib-tickling comedy.” “The most inventive, original farce in a long time” 

Choose your lunch from these options; braised boneless short ribs, seared pork chop, dill roasted tilapia, or vegetarian pasta dish. 

Cost is $65.00 (includes transportation, lunch, tax, gratuity, and theater ticket).


      
    

Three Ways to Register


  • Online Registration - Register for our programs, it's fast and easy.
  • By Phone: 651-249-2111
  • In person at Maplewood Parks & Rec (8am-4:30pm): 1902 County Road B East