Our trips often fill up, so be sure to register early. If you are interested in a trip that is full, put your name on our waitlist. It is not uncommon for us to have cancellations.
If you have any questions regarding trip details or logistics, please call Angie at 815-458-6129 ext. 2
Lunch Out & About
We do the driving and you do the eating. Join us for a fun lunch out. Fee is $6 for transportation (lunch is on your own). All trips depart at 10:30 am and are for adults 21 and over. Minimum and maximum for each trip is 10/14.
Old Route 66 – Dwight
(Wednesday, July 28)
Register/Pay by: July 21
Brickstone Brewery – Bourbonnais
(Wednesday, August 25)
Register/Pay by: August 18
Maria’s Ristorante & Pizzeria – Morris
(Wednesday, September 22)
Register/Pay by: September 15
Casino Day Trips
Join us as we head to different casinos for day trips.
Each trip departs at 9:00am.
Fee: $20 for transportation.
Thursday, September 23
Reg/Pay by: September 16
Thursday, October 28
Reg/Pay by: October 21
Depart GPD in a spacious, restroom and video equipped motorcoach as you head for Memphis – Home of the Blues, Soul & Rock n Roll. Your trip will include: 4 nights lodging in the Memphis area with 8 meals (4 breakfasts and 4 dinners), admission to Graceland – home of Elvis Presley, along with the Airplanes & Car Museum, a Guided Tour of Memphis, Free time on Beale Street, Admission to Sun Studio, Admission to Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum, and gaming at a Memphis area casino.
Dates: Monday – Friday, September 27 – October 1, 2021
Fee: $600 per person for double occupancy
$780 per person for single occupancy
$75 deposit due at time of registration.
Final payment due: July 6, 2021
Don’t forget the travel insurance! Only $59 per person for double occupancy, and $69 per person for single.
***Diamond Tours requires that you provide a copy of your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card (front and back) showing that you have
been fully vaccinated (including a second dosage, if required) at least 15 days prior to the departure date of this trip.
For reservations or more information, please contact Angie Krug at 815-458-6129 Ext. 2
Branson Holiday Show Trip
Join us on our annual trip to Branson where we will see 7 fabulous holiday themed Branson Shows!
Board your spacious, video and restroom equipped Motorcoach and set off for the “Live Music Show Capital of the World” – Branson, Missouri. This evening you’ll enjoy Dinner and check into your Branson area hotel for a four night stay.
- Day 2
- Today, after a Continental Breakfast, you will marvel at DUBLIN’S IRISH TENORS and THE CELTIC LADIES CHRISTMAS SHOW. Enjoy the best of Dublin’s Irish Tenors and the Celtic Ladies show with a sprinkle of Christmas charm, featuring festive costumes and all the best of your holiday favorites. Next, visit HISTORIC DOWNTOWN BRANSON, with old-fashioned charm, novelty shops, and restaurants. After Dinner, you’ll experience THE HUGHES BROTHERS CHRISTMAS SHOW. A triumph of everything you want to feel at Christmas time, the Hughes Brothers present a totally new production for the season!
- Day 3
- Enjoy a Continental Breakfast before you experience the ALL HANDS ON DECK CHRISTMAS SHOW. An All-Singing, All-Dancing, All-American 1942 Roadshow & Radio Broadcast reproduction filled with songs, dances and laughs that America has loved for 70 years! Later, you’ll sit down to a three-course meal onboard the famous SHOWBOAT BRANSON BELLE, where you will be treated to a spectacular show as you cruise on the pristine waters of Table Rock Lake. Then, take in the PRESLEYS’ COUNTRY CHRISTMAS SHOW. This is one of Branson’s original performing families. Nearly 50 years after they started, the Presleys’ remain one of the most requested shows in Branson.
- Day 4
- Enjoy a Continental Breakfast and then start your day with the DOUG GABRIEL MORNING SHOW. This good, clean, family show has lots of variety. It has a talented cast, rib-tickling comedy and a terrific ensemble of musicians. Plus, Doug plays his World Famous Mufftar (a guitar made out of a 1969 Thunderbird muffler)!!! Then, you will go to BRANSON LANDING and discover waterfront shopping, dining, and attractions on Lake Taneycomo’s beautiful waterfront. After Dinner, you’ll marvel at the JESUS Show at the Sight & Sound® Theatre. The greatest rescue story of all time! Jesus is the action-packed musical stage adventure that takes you on a miraculous journey alongside the most famous person to ever walk the earth, and the everyday people whose lives he changed forever.
- Day 5
- After enjoying a Continental Breakfast, you’ll depart for home… a time to chat with your friends about all the fun things you’ve done, the great shows you’ve seen, and where your next group trip will take you!
New Year’s Eve Island Resort Casino Trip
Day one we will drive up to Harris, Michigan on our chartered bus while playing games on board. Along the way, we will make a lunch stop in Milwaukee (on your own) and maybe a quick rest stop. We will spend two nights at the Island Resort. NYE details aren’t released just yet, but there is typically live music and prizes.
Each guest of the Island Resort Casino will receive $10 food credit. Guests will also receive a $30 – $600 promo cash to play based on previous time spent at the Island Resort Casino. First timers will receive $60 play money.
Dates: Friday – Sunday, December 31 – January 2
Fee: $320 per person based on double (or triple) occupancy
$470 per person based on single occupancy.
$75 deposit due at time of registration. For reservations or more information, please contact Angie Krug at 815-458-6129 ext. 2