Travel

Allen Senior Recreation Center offers day trips and extended trips that are relevant to older adults. Group trip packages make traveling more affordable not to mention more fun with a group of your friends. Check out the Center-Link newsletter for more information on upcoming trip destinations.


MARDI GRAS – SHREVEPORT/BOSSIER CITY


February 22-24, 2019
Let’s celebrate Mardi Gras at the 13th Annual Red River Mardi Gras Bash! The festivities will include visits to a float-loading party, a bakery making Mardi Gras cakes and an opportunity to see the making of a Mardi Gras mask. The group will enjoy a front row experience in an exclusive group party tent with reserved seating to watch one of the largest Mardi Gras parades in Louisiana, spending the afternoon enjoying live entertainment, marching bands, outrageous Mardi Gras personalities, savory Cajun and Creole food, king cake and of course, lots of beads. Additional trip highlights will include a visit to the Duck Commander Warehouse and gift shop and to the Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Museum. Don’t miss out joining us and having some fun! Double Occupancy, $498/Single Occupancy $627. For questions and to register, please call 214.509.4820, email scenter@cityofallen.org or stop by the recreation facility.

BLUES, ROCK 'N' ROLL, ELVIS AND MUCH MORE: TUNICA, MS & MEMPHIS, TN

May 20-24, 2019
Discover Tunica, Mississippi and experience Memphis, Tennessee, on a 5-day, 4-night excursion! Included are guided tours of Memphis, the “Home of the Blues,” Sun Studio the Birthplace of Rock ‘N’ Roll, the Rock ‘N’ Soul Museum, Graceland and much more. For more information, please contact the ASRC at 214.509.4820.

ASRC AND COLLETTE VACATIONS PRESENTS: DISCOVER SOUTH DAKOTA – MT. RUSHMORE & THE BADLANDS

October 4-10, 2019 - TRIP REGISTRATION BEGINS JANUARY, 9, 2019!
Come experience the beauty and adventure of South Dakota on this 7 day/6 night trip. Travel to the legendary Black Hills and see the American Prairie as it was 300 years ago. Visit magnificent Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse Memorial, the world’s largest mountain sculpture still in progress. Explore the legends of the city of Deadwood, home to Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane. Journey through the natural beauty of Badlands National Park, Custer State Park, and the impressive Needles Highway. Discover the fascinating history and stories of the Lakota and Sioux brought to you through a Native American chronicler. This is a once-in-a-lifetime trip that you surely do not want to miss! The price of this trip includes airfare transportation. Come to the special travel presentation by Collette Vacations on Wednesday, January 9 and receive a discount on your trip! Learn more and register by calling 214.509.4820 or emailing scenter@cityofallen.org.


Trip Refund Policies

Some trips require pre-purchased, non-refundable tickets. Unless an open spot can be filled, no refunds will be made. Extended Trip Refund Policy varies for each trip. See trip information for details.