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Day Trips: See the Sights!

Enjoy discovering West Michigan’s popular destinations by taking a day trip with your Forest Hills friends and neighbors! Our trips include comfortable round trip transportation provided by Great Lakes Motorcoach with a friendly host and guide.

Fall Day Trip

Frankenmuth: Buddy & Beyond
A Salute to the '50s and '60s

Monday, September 9, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Lunch at Zehnder's of Frankenmuth

Registration Full

Performing throughout the U.S. including Chicago, New York, and Branson, Johnny Rogers is best known for his portrayal of rock pioneer Buddy Holly. Along with a band, Johnny’s show also includes tributes to Elvis, Ritchie Valens, Chuck Berry, Johnny Cash, Ray Charles, Jerry Lee Lewis, and more. 

At Zehnder’s, enjoy their famous chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, noodles, salad, vegetable, dessert, and beverage. Following lunch, stay seated for the lively Buddy & Beyond show.

Afterwards, have free time to browse through quaint shoppes or view local points of interest. All within a five-minute walk of Zehnder’s, visit the Frankenmuth Historical Museum, the Glockenspiel of Bavarian Inn, or the Holz-Brucke (German for “wooden bridge”). Or simply sit and have a cup of coffee or tea at The Harvest Coffeehouse.

The Details

On September 9, arrive to Community Services by 8:30 a.m.; the motorcoach returns back by 6:30 p.m. No refunds will be given after the registration deadline (July 17, 2019).

Day trip cost: $97 per person ($99 for non-residents). Price includes motorcoach, lunch, gratuities, concert, snack, and guide fee. Tipping is optional for the trip guide, Karen Horrigan, and the motorcoach driver.

Sorry, registration for this day trip is no longer available. You can add your name to the waiting list by selecting the red link above.



Save the Date!

Felt Mansion Holiday Day Trip

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Lunch in the Felt Manor Parlor

Registration Available Starting October 1

Situated between Holland and Saugatuck, the Felt Estate was once the home of self-made millionaire and inventor Dorr Felt. The mansion retains the architectural beauty of a bygone era and offers a glimpse into the wealth and lifestyle of the Roaring Twenties.

Festively adorned for the holiday season, our group tour includes viewing over 25 Christmas trees throughout the mansion, with each room lovingly decorated for the holidays. Following the tour, enjoy a boxed lunch in the parlor.

Motorcoach transportation provided to/from Forest Hills Community Services.




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