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I love Lucy - Jamestown

“I Love Lucy” Inspired Fall Tour exploring Western New York State including Jamestown

October 28, 2024 – October 30, 2024 all day

Tentative itinerary:

Day 1: Mon., Oct. 28 – The tour will depart from Orillia at 7:00a.m.(with a minimum of 8 passengers), Barrie, Bayfield Mall behind Canadian Tire Store at 7:30a.m. & the Tour Office at 8:00a.m..  Overnight parking is available at our Tour Office.  A Canadian Passport will be required for the border crossing into the USA. We will allow time for duty free shopping. We will kick off our tour with a visit to the Roycroft Inn in East Aurora for lunch.  Then we will  travel to Celoron located in the southwest part of the state.  We will check into the beautiful Harbor Hotel located on Lake Chautauqua.  The hotel offers a restaurant on site, free wifi, indoor & outdoor saltwater pools, expansive patio with 3 outdoor fireplaces, putting green, fitness centre and turn down service each night. An evening dinner will be served at our hotel. (L & D)

Day 2: Tues., Oct. 29 – This morning following our hot buffet breakfast we will visit Jamestown, N.Y.  The legacy of Lucille Ball has been proudly honored right here in Lucy’s hometown of Jamestown by the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum since 1996. For decades, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz played a vital role in television and on the big screen, and we’re fortunate to have the privilege of preserving their memory and the impact they’ve both had on the world through all the fun costumes and screen-used memorabilia on display, awards they were both given, photographs of both their personal and TV lives, and much more!

We will have a guided tour of Jamestown, visit the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum, followed by lunch in the Tropicana Room while watching an old episode of the show.  Our afternoon includes a visit to the National Comedy Centre for some laughs and fun. We will return to relax and enjoy the amenities of our lakeside hotel. (B & L)

Day 3: Wed., Oct. 30 – A group breakfast will be served at the hotel before departing for home.  We will visit a local winery to sip, savor, and experience part of the Lake Erie Wine Trail, before heading north. We will stop for duty free shopping & meal breaks enroute, returning to Bradford at approx. 5:00p.m, Barrie at 5:30p.m. & Orillia at 6:00p.m. (B)

Tour includes: motor coach transportation with Hamilton Tours Director, 2 nights hotel & taxes, baggage handling, 2 hot breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner, attractions as listed in the itinerary, duty free shopping & HST EXEMPT.

Recommended Read: Lucille Ball’s autobiography Love, Lucy

Cost per person: Twin $1050.00 & Single $$1320.00

A deposit of $400.00 is required at the time of booking, with the balance due in full by Sept. 20, 2024.

Travel Insurance is available through our office at the time of booking at an additional charge.