Rock Valley College

Spring 2019 Bus Tours

Navy Pier Flower & Garden Show CCE Bus Tour

Navy Pier Flower & Garden Show

Friday, March 22, 2019

Say hello to spring as we attend the Chicago Flower & Garden Show at beautiful Navy Pier! DIY workshops, experts in the field, seminars, beautiful life-size gardens and exciting shopping await. Enjoy your time and choose your own adventure on this day long excursion. Dine on your own at one of the many restaurants in the area. Great for beginners and gardening veterans alike, and family friendly! Gather a group or come on your own and get inspired for spring.

Depart: RVC Lot 3 at 8:00 a.m.
Return: RVC around 5:30 p.m.
Registration Code: TRP-001-NAVY
Cost: $59


Spring in Racine-Marshmallow PEEPS Reign Supreme CCE Bus Tour

Spring in Racine: Marshmallow PEEPS Reign Supreme

Friday, April 26, 2019

Wait until you see what they do with all those leftover Easter Marshmallow PEEPS! Join us as we travel to the Racine Art Museum in Racine, WI for the 10th Annual International Peeps Art Exhibition. We will enjoy brunch at historic The Christmas House Bed & Breakfast overlooking the shore of Lake Michigan. Then we’re off to Milaeger’s where we will enjoy a self-guided tour of some of the 90+ greenhouses. Plus, we get to select a takeaway gift of a spring flower! And our final destination before heading home will be at a local Racine chocolatier for a special treat.

Depart: RVC Lot 3 at 8:00 a.m.
Return: RVC around 6:15 p.m.
Registration Code: TRP-001-PEEP
Cost: $117


Minhas Trifecta CCE Bus Tour

Minhas Trifecta

Thursday, May 16, 2019

The Minhas Craft Brewery in Monroe, Wisconsin is the Midwest’s oldest brewery and the second oldest in the entire nation! Surviving the depression, prohibition, brushes with the mob and two major fires, today Minhas stands as one of the top ten largest breweries in America. We’ll tour the brewery with a tasting, then have a few hours on your own to explore the Beer Memorabilia Museum, visit the Distillery or Winery, browse the quaint shops on the square, and partake of some fabulous food (on your own) in the Cheese Capital of the world.

NOTE: 4-6 block walk required from Minhas to the Square

Depart: RVC Lot 3 at 9:00 a.m.
Return: RVC around 4:30 p.m.
Registration Code: TRP-001-MIN
Cost: $59