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Elks Travel Club
Secret to our success? You!
HAVE QUESTIONS?
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DAY TRIPS

The Santa Ana Elks Travel Club is FREE to all Elks, TAWC, AUMC and their families and friends 

We meet on the first Friday of each month at 1:00 PM, unless otherwise notified
We will be meeting at the Aldersgate United Methodist Church
1201 Irvine Blvd. Tustin, CA 92780
ALSO ALL TRIPS DEPART AND RETURN TO THE CHURCH
​Sign-up/Reservations must be paid for to ensure your space on the trip; a stand by list will be made if the trip is full.

A minimum of 40 travelers are needed to cover the costs of transportation

DATE CHANGE DUE TO SNOW STORM

MAKING THE GRADE Tehachapi Train Loop & Alpaca Ranch
 Thursday, APRIL 18, 2019 

Enjoy an included lunch at an authentically charming German bakery and café located in downtown historic Tehachapi. Then a local railroad guide will board the motorcoach and lead us to a view of the famous Tehachapi Train Loop. This engineering marvel has been named one of the railroad wonders of the world and is one of the busiest single-track train lines in the world! Enjoy time at the Tehachapi Depot Railroad Museum. Later, we’ll visit a local alpaca ranch to meet these adorable yet odd critters and learn how their fiber is spun into yarn.

Price: $80        Depart: 8:00 a.m. Return: 7:30 p.m. 

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MYTHS & LEGENDS of the SAN ANDREAS FAULT
  Saturday MARCH 30, 2019
Embark on a unique adventure to examine the San Andreas Fault with a professor of geology. There are many myths and legends about the San Andreas Fault and on this exclusive tour your guide will separate fact from fiction as you follow the fault through the San Bernardino Mountains on a fascinating driving tour. Your guide will present so much about fault activity, local geography and geology that you’ll never look at mountains, rocks and cracks in the cement the same way. Enjoy an included boxed lunch picnic in a serene lake setting. Suggested: walking shoes.

Price: $80 Depart: 9:00 a.m. Return: 6:00 p.m.

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BRAZILIAN, BOOKs & the BROAD
Thursday, MAY 23, 2019

The Broad, downtown L.A.'s $140 million contemporary art museum financed by billionaire Eli & Edythe is the repository for some of the most expensive artwork on the planet. Enjoy approximately 90 minutes at leisure to explore on a self guided visit with a VIP (no waiting) entrance.
This afternoon we enjoy an included lunch at Fogo de Chão, an authentic Brazilian steakhouse tradition which begins at the Market Table where you can return as many times as you like for fresh seasonal salads, exotic vegetables, imported cheeses, smoked salmon, cured meats, seasonal soup and more. Once seated you'll receive continuous tableside service of signature cuts & meat, fire-roasted and served by the gaucho chefs. Be sure to leave room for dessert - family-style platters with bite size treats.
Enjoy time at leisure at the Last Bookstore, the iconic L.A. bookstore housed in the grand atrium of what was once a bank. The bookstore specializes in reasonably priced used books, and a selection of well-kept vintage books as well. Most of the fiction is purposefully unarranged, meant to inspire treasure hunts among shoppers.

Price: $95 Depart: 9:30 a.m. Return: 6:30 p.m.
Check in time 9:00 AM    Departure Time 9:30 AM

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CALIFORNIA PHILHARMONIC CONCERT
CARMEN GOES TO THE MOVIES
SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, 2019

Unforgettable music in a phenomenal venue!  The Philharmonic's world-renowned musicians will once again delight, amaze and entertain us with an awe-inspiring concert at the incomparable Walt Disney Concert Hall.   Todays Concert features Audrey Babcock and Cedric Berry, Excerpts from "Carmen" and classic film music by Ennio Morricone (The Mission,"  "A Fistful of Dollars," "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly," and "Cinema Paradiso"

Price: $95 Depart: 9:30 a.m. Return: 6:30 p.m.
Check in time 9:00 
L.A. MURDER, MYSTERY & SCANDAL
Tuesday September 24, 2019

Today we are joined by professional step-on guide, Curt, a history buff with an expertise on the evolution of L.A. On this fascinating guided L.A. tour, the old ghosts and memories that cling to the streets and structures of Los Angeles will come to life.   We’ll explore almost 100 years of murder, mystery and scandal and the influence that organized crime had on this city. We’ll visit fascinating neighborhoods and see the locations where the most famous and the most mysterious murders, suicides and cover-ups took place. Visit Olvera Street, the Biltmore Hotel, the Bradbury Building and a cemetery that is the final resting place of both the famous and the infamous. Enjoy time at leisure for lunch on your own at L.A.’s famous and eclectic Grand Central Market. Suggested: walking shoes. 
Price: $79 
Depart: 8:15 a.m.  Return: 6:00 p.m. Check in Time 7:45