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Senior Day Trips

Explore Cincinnati and beyond with our exciting day trips. Enjoy lunches, behind-the-scenes tours and exciting journeys.


Belterra – The Horses are Running!

May 24,11am – 3:30pm
RSVP required by May 16
Cost: $5 for transportation and ticket; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount
Status: Full

It’s time for another fun visit to Belterra Park Gaming & Entertainment Center, an entertainment destination located in a park-like setting on the banks of the Ohio River – and the horses will be running! Belterra features live racing during the summer, video lottery games, and a great buffet. Don’t forget to bring a federal ID and your Belterra card if you have one. If you do not have a Belterra card, we will get you one when you arrive.

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An Adventure to the Wilds – by Motor Coach

June 13,8:30am – 8pm
RSVP required by May 28
Cost: $82 includes motor coach transportation, box lunch, admission to park, and open-air adventure
Walking: Considerable amount

This all-day adventure begins with a chartered motor coach ride to Cumberland, Ohio, located 70 miles east of Columbus. We will enjoy a box lunch meal (included in the cost) when we arrive. Our adventure begins as we explore one of the largest and most innovative conservation centers in the world. We’ll encounter rhinos, cheetahs, giraffes, and other rare and endangered species living in natural, open-range habitats at this 10,000-acre center. Friendly and knowledgeable guides will teach us about the animals and the important conservation work at The Wilds during a tour in an open-air vehicle. On our way back home, we will stop near Worthington, Ohio for dinner on your own at a local restaurant.

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Cincinnati Reds Game – Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

June 20,11am – 4pm
RSVP required by June 13
Cost: $35 for transportation and ticket; lunch is on your own
Walking: Considerable amount
Status: Full

Enjoy the competition between the Reds and the Detroit Tigers! We will be seated under cover in Section 130. You can buy lunch at the concessions or bring your own food
and water. Just remember, bottles of water must be unopened and the seal unbroken. Tickets are limited, so reserve your seat soon!


Belterra – The Horses are Running!

June 28,11am – 3:30pm
RSVP required by June 18
Cost: $5 for transportation; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Belterra Park is an entertainment destination on the banks of the Ohio River, featuring live racing during the summer, video lottery games, and a great buffet. Don’t forget to bring a federal ID and your Belterra card if you have one. If you do not have a Belterra card, we will get you one when you arrive.

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Batter Up! – Visit the Louisville Slugger Museum

July 11,9am – 5pm
RSVP required by July 2
Cost: $25 includes transportation, docent-guided tour of the factory, and admission to the museum; lunch is on your own
Walking: Considerable amount

Take a guided tour through the factory where Louisville Slugger bats have been crafted with pride since 1884. Watch the wood chips fly as you walk right through the heart of the production line. Encounter each step in the bat-making process as you smell the wood, see the sizzling brand, hear great stories, and witness history in the making. We will begin our day with lunch at the delicious Bristol Bar and Grille.

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Experience the Terracotta Army

July 18,9:30am – 2:30pm
RSVP required by July 11
Cost: $20 includes transportation, admission to museum, docent-led tour; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Enjoy a docent-led tour of the fascinating exhibit Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China at Cincinnati Art Museum. The exhibition will feature approximately 120 individual objects, which include terracotta figures of warriors, arms and armor, ritual bronze vessels, works in gold and silver, jade ornaments, precious jewelry, and ceramics, all drawn from the collections of art museums and archaeological institutes in Shaanxi province, China. After exploring the exhibit, we will enjoy lunch at Revolution Rotisserie & Bar in Over the Rhine!

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Pyramid Hill Tour and lunch at Pebble Golf Course

July 25,10am – 3pm
RSVP required by July 16
Cost: $17 includes transportation, admission to the park, docent-led bus tour, and docent-led tour of the ancient sculpture museum; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Join us as we visit Pyramid Hill, a 300+ acre sculpture park with more than 60 monumental outdoor sculptures displayed amidst a landscape of rolling hills, meadows, lakes, and hiking trails. The park’s Ancient Sculpture
Museum displays Greek, Roman, Etruscan, Syrian and Egyptian sculptures dating to 1550 B.C. We will enjoy Pyramid Hill on a guided bus tour that will provide opportunities to get out and explore the sculptures and visit the ancient artifacts museum housed in the park. We’ll continue on to Pebble Creek Golf Course for lunch at their fun café.

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New Riff Distillery Tour and Lunch at Otto’s in Mainstrasse

August 8,10am – 3pm
RSVP required by July 30
Cost: $17 includes transportation and docent-led tour; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Kentucky Bourbon and whiskey drinkers, rejoice! The northernmost stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail is now located in Newport, Kentucky! Get a firsthand look at New Riff Distillery as our guided tour leads you on an in-depth journey through the nooks and crannies of the distilling process, from grain to barrel. After our tour, we’ll get to try a complimentary tasting of a variety of spirits. Then we will enjoy lunch at Otto’s, serving American and Southerninspired fare in the heart of Covington’s Mainstrasse.

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Tour Ohio’s First Earthship

August 15,8:30am – 8pm
RSVP required by July 30
Cost: $82 includes motor coach transportation, box lunch, docent-led tour of the Earthship, and more
Walking: Considerable amount

Enjoy a motor coach ride to the Earthship! Blue Rock Station, located in Philo Ohio, is a 40-acre sustainability center located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. There, we’ll tour the Earthship, a 2,200-
square-foot home made of tires, cans, bottles, salvaged lumber, mud, sand, sweat and tears. We’ll see the solar shower, heated by the sun and powered by gravity, and explore the vaulted Straw Bale “Chicken Chalet” which houses rare breed chickens, and the plastic bottle greenhouse, made of over 1,000 two-liter plastic pop bottles. Throughout our tour, we’ll discover all the cool things that Blue Rock Station is doing to promote sustainability. As we head back to Cincinnati, we’ll enjoy dinner, on your own, at a local restaurant.

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Tour the Greater Cincinnati Police Museum, with lunch at MidiCi

August 23,10:30am – 3pm
RSVP required by August 13
Cost: $8 includes docent-led tour and transportation; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Everything you can imagine that would be in a police museum can be found at the Greater Cincinnati Police Museum – and so much more! We’ll explore all the treasures on display at the museum, including badges and weapons, police dog gear, FBI equipment, the first lie-detector machines, detective devices, awards….you name it! We’ll get to see uniforms of nearly every police department in the tri-state area before enjoying lunch at the very hip MidiCi, the Neapolitan Pizza Company.

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Belterra Casino

August 30,11am – 3:30pm
RSVP required by August 20
Cost: $5 for transportation; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Belterra Park is an entertainment destination on the banks of the Ohio River, featuring live racing during the summer, video lottery games, and a great buffet. Don’t forget to bring a federal ID and your Belterra card if you have one. If you do not have a Belterra card, we will get you one when you arrive.

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