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Payment must accompany registrations for all trips.
Watertown Recreation Department is sponsoring the following trips. For more information please contact Watertown Recreation at (860) 945-5246. Payment must accompany registration.
These trips are open to residents as well as non-residents and are on a first-come first-served basis. We can cancel a trip at any time due to lack of enrollment, so register early. We’ll need the name, the full address (including zip code) and phone number of each person going on the trip. Please be sure to have this entire information ready at the time of registration.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015; The Big E World Tour
Guests enjoy free entertainment major exhibits, the Big E Super Circus, the Avenue of States, Storrowtown Village, Animal rides, shopping & foods from all around the world!
Depart: 9:00 am
Leave Big E: 6:00 pm
Return: 8:30 pm
Program Code: 331114
Sunday, November 15, 2015; Radio City A Christmas Spectacular
Come relax in your Orchestra/First Mezzanine seat for America’s favorite holiday tradition! Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the world-famous Rockettes is back for its 87th year of Radio City Music Hall. Experience the magical line up of the Parade Wooden Soldiers. Enjoy the wondrous 3D Journey with Santa and his sleigh through the skies of New York. Celebrate the miracle of the first Christmas with the living nativity scene. Dreams come to life with their unique take on the Nutcracker, complete with dancing Teddy Bears and Ice Skaters. You’ll have time before the 5:00pm performance to Shop, Grab a bit to eat and Enjoy the City.
Depart: 9:30 am
Show Time: 5:00 pm
Return: 9:30 pm
Program Code: 331204
Saturday, November 7, 2015; Christmas Festival Seaport World Trade Center, Boston
IF CRAFT SHOWS ARE YOUR THING - THIS IS A DON’T MISS!! The Christmas Festival at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston is a blockbuster event. This award-winning show is the largest crafts festival in New England and features handcrafted gifts, holiday decorations, jewelry, clothing, pottery, folk art, delicious foods to buy and sample, and so much more! 300 American Craft Artists. Affordable Holiday Gifts. Offering everything a holiday shopper could want under one magnificent roof. Find an endless array of gorgeous home accessories, designer fashions, artisan jewelry, handcrafted holiday décor, and tempting gourmet specialty foods. Gingerbread House Competition. Top Chefs create gingerbread masterpieces to judge by a celebrity panel. Time at Prudential Center following the festival for free time.
Depart: 7:30 am
Return: 6:45 pm
Program Code: 231290
Saturday, December 5, 2015; A Gilded Age Christmas at Vanderbilt Mansion
A GILDED AGE CHRISTMAS AT THE VANDERBILT MANSION
Visit this gorgeous mansion which features Christmas with the Vanderbilt’s during the Gilded
Age. No expense is spared with fabulous decorations, elegant art, sumptuous displays.
Cornelius Vanderbilt was the tenth wealthiest person in America at the 1800’s! Staff members will be available to answer your questions. Lunch will be at Shadows on the Hudson a delightful waterfront restaurant in Poughkeepsie. Menu: Salad, Choice of Spinach Lasagna, Chicken Marsala or Sole Francaise, Vegetable, Potato, Yummy dessert and coffee or soda. Entrée choice in advance ROOSEVELT FAMILY CHRISTMAS AT HYDE PARK
Guided tour of FDR’s elegant home and library built in 1826, it remains as it was when he lived there. The Roosevelt Tradition was to decorate their dining room and living rooms with all the
gifts & decorations made for family members.
Depart: 8:45 am
Return: 5:30 pm
Program Code: 231309
These trips are open to residents as well as non-residents and are on a first-come first-served basis. We can cancel a trip at any time due to lack of enrollment, so register early. We’ll need the name, the full address (including zip code) and phone number of each person going on the trip. Please be sure to