Holler Travel Club
Join the us for wonderful memory making experiences!
Call our travel specialist to reserve your spot for the next exciting adventure at 262-884-7100 - Sheri or Debbie
My most recent visit to Apple Holler was for the presentation of the many trips that are planned for the next year. The games we played were quite exciting to take part in and the info that was presented was remarkable!Of course, the planned trips were enticing and the meal was absolutely marvelous! Thanks for all of Apple Holler's involvement in presenting such a fun span of events to us retired visitors! KAREN from Mt. Pleasant WI
Windy City Holiday Tour
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Join us for a magical day in down town Chicago!
Our first stop will be to tour the busiest Post office in the nation. It will be fascinating as we get to trace a letter from the moment it is sent as well as see what happens to all of those “Dear Santa” letters. Next we’ll experience a behind the scenes tour of Macy’s on State Street! One of Chicago’s finest Department stores, will show us the rich history of Macy’s, their holiday traditions, the animated window displays, The two story Great Tree, Frango candies as well as the story of the well known Walnut Room. As if all of that wasn’t enough...
We’ll experience the holiday ambiance with a lovely lunch in the Walnut Room.
After lunch you can Christmas shop at Macy’s for a short time before we head to Eli’s Cheesecake! Where we’ll enjoy a tasting and traditions presentation & will sample Chicago’s finest cheesecake. Lastly, we will visit the Chicago Botanical Gardens Wonderland Express Exhibit as well as their holiday inspired gardens.
Book Before October 27th: $149 After October 27th:$164
Christmas on Broadway
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Join us for a wonderful Christmas celebration at Pheasant Run with Four star-struck holiday tourists are snowbound in a shuttered Broadway theater on Christmas Eve. With nothing but a few trunks filled with costumes, props, and set pieces, they live out a shared dream - starring on Broadway! From your favorite holiday classics like "Baby, It's Cold Outside," and more, the afternoon is a flurry of memorable holiday magic.
On our way home we will tour the Grand Geneva Christmas light display to make our Christmas outing perfect.
Book before November 1st: $129 Book after November 1st: $142
Fireside Theatre & More
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
The Fireside's Live Band Show has become a cherished tradition that draws tens of thousands of people every year from all over the Midwest and beyond. The surest way to lose the cold winter doldrums is to enjoy the hottest music from one of the most exciting decades of the 20th century. Neil Diamond; Bruce Springsteen; Stevie Wonder; Queen; Fleetwood Mac; the Bee Gees; Elton John; Aerosmith; Chicago; Donna Summer; Led Zeppelin; Earth, Wind, and Fire; James Taylor; Jackson Five; and ABBA are only some of the great artists who will be represented in this explosive musical celebration. We will also pay a visit to the Hoard Museum and The National Dairy Shrine Museum where we will visit the Lincoln era exhibit, Mounds Gallery, and the Black Hawk War exhibit. On our way home we will stop at the Simple Life Country Store and the Jones Dairy retail store.
Join us on this trip back in time.
Book before December 10th: $129
Book after December 10th: $142
Mamma Mia at the Appleton Performing Arts Center & More
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Mamma Mia! is the ultimate feel-good show that has audiences coming back again and again to relive the thrill. Now it’s your turn to have the time of your life at this smash-hit musical that combines ABBA’s greatest hits.
We will begin our day with a hearty breakfast buffet at
Before the performance we will take in the sights of Appleton with our step on guide who will spend the morning with us while we learn of all that Appleton has to offer.
After our wonderful day in Appleton We will then enjoy a fabulous dinner at Schreiner’s Restaurant in Fond du Lac .
Book before January 15: $179 Book after January 15:$197
Broadway in Chicago
at the Oriental Theatre
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
In First Wives Club, based on the smash hit film bestselling novel, three former college friends reunite to find that they have more in common than their alma mater! Ditched by their respective husbands for younger women, they band together to settle scores with the men who did them wrong. First Wives Club is a hilarious and inspiring story about friendship at its strongest and revenge at its sweetest.
Book By January 15th: $189 After January 15th: $208
Chicago Old Town
Friday, April 10, 2015
Come along and explore Chicago’s historical neighborhoods. On this fascinating tour we will see Greektown, Little Italy, Pilsen, Bronzeville and Bridgeport. We will indulge in snacks along the way from these diverse neighborhoods. We will enjoy a delicious lunch in Chinatown. After lunch we will enjoy a guided tour to see the beautiful sites that can only be described as stunning. We will also have time on our own to do a little exploration and shopping. This is a tour you do not want to miss!
Book before March 1st: $149
Book after March 1st: $164
Thursday, April 23, 2015
We had so much fun in April 2013 on Route 66, we have decided to do the sequel tour and hit the Mother Road again. This tour will be jam packed with more Route 66 memorabilia, tours and treats for us to enjoy.
We will enjoy a big breakfast at the Route 66 family restaurant. Then we will take a drive down Memory Lane to visit sites like Dead Man’s Curve, historic Funk Sirup Farm, Beer Nuts Factory and more. We will enjoy a delicious dinner at the magnificent Country Mansion.
Reserve your spot today
Book before March 5th: $169 After March 5th: $186
Pella Tulip Time
Friday, May 8 - Saturday, May 9
Join us for two great days of Pella Iowa’s Tulip Time Festival. Enjoy our reserved Grandstand seating for a pre-parade show, featuring Dutch Dancing & singing and more, and of course the highlight is the Volk’s fabulous Dutch Parade!
The city will be a colorful feast for the eyes with a sea of beautiful tulips throughout the community. We’ll be treated to a dinner with an array of Dutch foods, with servers dressed in Dutch costumes while we enjoy performances by the Dutch Family Singers. After Dinner we enjoy the “Elvis Rock n’ Remember Tribute” this fantastic show comes to Pella out of Branson, MO.
We will also tour the Historical Village with over 20 buildings over 150 years old, with Doll and Delft displays. Vermeer Mill & Miniature Village. The 126-Foot tall Vermeer Mill anchors the 23-building Village complex. Join us for a wonderful spring get-away! It will be a trip to remember!
Cost per person:
Book before April 1st: Double Occupancy $329 Single $391
Book after April 1st: Double Occupancy $362 Single $424
It's a Mystery Tour!
Friday, May 15, 2015
Join us for a trip back to a simpler time of;
Cream colored ponies and crisp apple streudels
Doorbells and sleigh bells and schnitzel with noodles
Wild geese that fly with the moon on their wings
These are a few of my favorite things.
We’ll cook up some fun on this mystery tour
So lace up your shoes just to be sure
we are ready to perch
on the steps of the church.
Two delicious meals will be included on this tour to……..
Cost per person:
Book before April 10th:$109
Book after April 10th:$120
LAVERNE & SHIRLEY
Schlemeil, Schlimazel, Hasenpfeffer Incorporated!
Saturday May 30, 2015
Do you know what this means?
Find out by taking a fun-filled tour of Milwaukee… Laverne & Shirley style. You’ve never been on a tour like this before! During a driving tour you’ll see the opening shot of the Laverne & Shirley show, City Hall, the Polish flats where they lived, the brewery where they worked and eventually went out of business and the Fonz statute. Tour the Lakefront Brewery and everyone will receive samples and a glass to take home (Root Beer is available for those who do not wish to have alcohol). Frank, the loud mouth Italian father of Laverne turned up frequently, as he owned the gang’s favorite hang-out, the Pizza Bowl. So this afternoon you’ll enjoy an Italian Pizza Buffet Lunch complete with salad, garlic bread, non-alcoholic beverage and cookies at a local Italian family owned restaurant. We’ll also take in a game of mini-bowling and see if Shotz Brewery really does have the best bowlers. Laverne & Shirley are still trying to beat their high school rival, Rosie Greenbaum, at bowling and need to constantly practice to achieve this (if you are unable to bowl…you will have just as much fun watching everyone else). After working off our lunch we’ll need to stop for a custard treat at Leon’s Drive-In, a Milwaukee Tradition. Then, we’re off to a special stop that will take you on another trip down memory lane. Return home after a very fun and entertaining day!
Book by April 1st:$129 After April 1st: $142
LaCrosse Queen, Soldiers Walk, Amish Life & More
Friday, June 12– Saturday, June 13, 2015
· Westby House Bed & Breakfast for lunch · The Shrine of our Lady of Guadalupe tour · Driving tour of LaCrosse including Granddad Bluff · Dinner cruise on the Mississippi River aboard the LaCrosse Queen · Soldier Walk Veteran’s War Memorial · Elmaro Winery · Visit with Lou Sauer who Played Women’s Professional Baseball for the Racine Belles’s & Rockford Peaches · Homemade lunch at the Holy Family Catholic Church · Visit with the Miller family to learn about Amish Life in Trempealau County · Sheep Herding Demonstration
Cost per person:
Book by April 15th: Double Occupancy $309
Single Occupancy $363
Book After April 15th: Double Occupancy $340
Single Occupancy $399
Cedarburg Strawberry Festival
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Join the Holler Travel Club in Cedarburg for their wonderful Strawberry Festival. We will start our day with a delicious Apple Holler breakfast buffet. We will then enjoy the 30th annual Strawberry Festival in Historic Cedarburg where we will be able to sample Cedar Creek’s Strawberry Wine, and indulge in delicacies such as; strawberry shortcake, strawberry pie, strawberry slush, chocolate-covered strawberries and even strawberry brats. There is also live music, CedarQuacker Duck Races, and Strawberry contests for us to enjoy.
Book before May 15th: $89 Book after May 15th: $98
Madison Land & Lake Tour
Monday, July 13, 2015
Our day in Madison begins as we pick up our step-on guide who will take us on a sightseeing tour highlighting the most historic and beautiful areas of the city. We go beyond the delightful Capitol Square and colorful State Street, seeing sights we would miss if we limited ourselves only to the downtown area. Our tour includes a driving tour of the University of Wisconsin in all its glory. Along the way we may have a chance to see “Big Bug” Hill with its collection of 1850s sandstone mansions; the first, second and current Governor’s Mansions; Madison’s lock system which enables small boats to travel across the Isthmus from lake to lake; the University of Wisconsin’s beautiful campus with its 2.5 miles of lakefront property; several of Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpieces; several breathtaking views of Madison’s skyline. After our land tour of Madison, it’s time to see the city from the water aboard Betty Lou Cruise’s. We will take a 3-hour lunch cruise on beautiful Lake Mendota where we get a unique view of sights such as the State Capitol, several views of the downtown Madison skyline, natural areas and lakefront estates.
Book before June 1st: $139 After June 1st: $153
Girls Day Out!
Saturday, July 18, 2015
We will start the day with Apple Holler’s delicious Breakfast Buffet. Once we arrive in Rosemont, we will spend our day amongst the most beautiful jewelry and accessories at ROCK BOTTOM prices. TransWorld Exhibits is the number one marketplace for all of our buying needs in jewelry, fashion and accessories. With the addition of their newest pavilions in gourmet foods, heath and beauty we will truly have everything that we “need” at our finger tips.
This is a day not to be missed, so grab the girls and let’s make a day of it!
Book before June 1st: $109 Book after June 1st: $120
Slice of Chicago Part II
Monday, August 3, 2015
See Chicago, One Slice at a Time as we sample pizza from different neighborhoods. Most think Chicago only offers up deep dish, and while that is a signature style, we also want you to try tavern style, artisanal, and Neapolitan just to name a few.
Chicago's architectural heritage is considered to be among the finest in the world. Join us on this Magnificent Chicago River and Lakehear all about Cruise where we will Chicago’s spectacular architecture, go through the Chicago Lock from the River to the Lake and enjoy the skyline like only few will see.
Book before July 8th: $159
Book after July 8th: $175
Door County Adventure
Sunday, August 23, 2015 - Monday, August 24, 2015
Join us on our 4th annual Door County tour.
• Karin’s School House and Gardens –Sturgeon Bay
• Fish Creek for shopping and exploring
• Evening Fish Boil Re-enactment with buffet, lodging and breakfast buffet at: Rowley’s Harbor Resort
• Tour of The Windmill Farm and Gardens in Bailey’s Harbor
• Narrated tour on a historical Chicago Fireboat while we cruise Lake Michigan
• Concert with composer, singer and storyteller Dan Meunier
• The Morning Mist art studio and gallery shop
Book before June 30th: Double occupancy $339
Single occupancy $403
Book after June 30th: Double occupancy $373
Single occupancy $437
Lambeau Field & Hall of Fame
Friday, September 18, 2015
Experience the excitement and thrill of game day as we take our own private tour of Lambeau Field. Walk through the tunnel Green Bay Packers Super Bowl XLV champs have made a legend and stand on that hallowed field. See the newly constructed South end and loft stadium addition, Bob Harlan Plaza, Lee Remmel Press Box & Visitor’s Locker Room, and receive a Packers souvenir.
We’ll also relive the exciting moments in Packers history at the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame. We’ll also enjoy a delicious lunch at the stadium.
To double the fun… We’ll visit the Beautiful renowned Green Bay Botanical Gardens –a 47 acre Garden devoted to Roses, Native plants, Apples and more.
We will also stop for samples of delicious Seroogys chocolate and specialty coffees to round out the day.
Book before August 10: $159 Book after August 10: $175
Maybe Baby, It’s You at the Pheasant Run Resort
Thursday, September 24, 2015
“Maybe Baby, It's You.” Or maybe…it isn't?! From the very first kiss to the not-so-golden years of marriage, take a wild ride through the search for that most elusive relationship—the soul mate. What starts as a laundry list of must-have soul mate qualities swiftly dwindles down to a desperate plea of finding someone who is simply “warm and breathing” in this comical quest for compatibility. From “Mr. Right” who hilari-ously becomes “Mr. Wrong” the minute he steps onto the dance floor, to an elderly couple who considers remarriage at their grandson’s soccer game, this series of eleven vignettes is sure to warm the hearts of lovers everywhere!
After this wonderful performance we will take some time to explore St. Charles IL. which is on the Fox River on our own and shop in their wonderful shops or sit near the river and relax.
Book before August 1st: $139 Book After August 1st: $153
Thursday, October 1, 2015
The beloved Universal Pictures film October Sky is now a new musical. It was 1957, and Sputnik lights up the October sky over the small Appalachian mining town of Coalwood, West Virginia. Homer Hickam, the teenage son of a coal miner, is determined not to end up like generations before him. Inspired by the world’s race to space, Homer and his buddies begin to light up the starry skies with their homemade rockets and dreams of glory. After this spectacular show we will tour the Yerkes Observatory in Lake Geneva and a delicious dinner at Specher’s Pub.
Book before August 22nd: $169
Book after August 22nd: $186