Bus Trip to SEPOS Annual Show & Sale and Longwood Gardens
Bus Trip to SEPOS Annual Show & Sale and Longwood Gardens:
We are planning a three-day, April 1-3, 2016 bus trip to the famous Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania — close to Philadelphia.
These famous gardens were created by Pierre du Pont in the 19th century. The gardens are composed of 1,077 acres with many paths that wind through extraordinary gardens, woodlands and meadows. In addition there are fabulous greenhouses full of orchids and other magnificent flowering plants. Our group will be given a private behind-the-scenes tour of the gardens.
The itinerary is as follows:
Fri., April 1st Leave Waterbury approx. 12—1:00 pm.
Spend the night at Homewood Suites Hotel near Kennett Square.
Sat., April 2nd Spend the day at SEPOS Southeast Pa. Orchid Society Annual Show & Sale with option to leave mid-afternoon and go back to hotel for your own free time (King of Prussia Mall is only 3 miles away). SEPOS has fabulous vendors, seminars and free guided tours.
Sun., April 3rd spend the morning at Longwood Gardens with a special behind-the-scenes tour of the gardens. Sunday afternoon return trip home to CT.
Cost: Single (inc. bus ) 2 nights + breakfast, admiss. to SEPOS $421.00—does not include Longwood Gardens, food and purchase of any plants.
Couple (inc. bus) Hotel room for two + breakfast, admiss. to SEPOS $608.00 — does not include Longwood Gardens, food and purchase of any plants.
(Prices based on 18 participants.)
Deadline= Feb. 1st (50% deposit by Feb. 10 at COS mtg. and bal. due by Feb.29.)