LOL Comedy Tour: Goodies for our Troops Fundraiser

Guided Tours
Date: Saturday, 11 May 2019 06:45 AM - 09:30 PM

Venue: Jamestown, NY

 
GOODIES FOR OUR TROOPS FUNDRAISER 
To make a reservation for this trip, please contact Dawn Pletcher at (570) 662-5601.   
Or, feel free to send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Cost: $112 pp and includes motorcoach transportation, hostess service, "Lucy Town Tour" with local step-on guide, admission to the Luci Desi Museum, lunch at the Tropicana Room, and admission to the National Comedy Center.  
 
 
USA Today names NATIONAL COMEDY CENTER the top leading BEST New Attraction for 2019! 
 
ITINERARY:
6:45 am          Depart from Terminal
Available Pickups: Galeton, Coudersport, Port Allegany
10:00              Arrive in Jamestown, NY and pick up your STEP-ON GUIDE for your LUCY TOWN TOUR
See Jamestown, New York through the eyes of Lucy.  This "Lucy Town Tour," with a friendly
and knowledgeable step-on guide, will take you to places of significance to Lucille Ball.
You will see the house that she was born in, the house where she grew up, the cemetery
where she and her family are at rest, and much more. 
11:30              ADMISSION is included to the LUCY DESI MUSEUM.  Since 1996, Lucy's hometown has
welcomed visitors from all over the world to this museum, located in the heart of downtown
Jamestown, NY. Inside its doors, you will find a warm salute to the First Couple of Comedy!
Here, you'll see priceless costumes, awards, photographs, and other vintage memorabilia
on display from the estates of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. 
 
With the push of a button, you can hear audio clips from Desi's autobiography and stories of
Lucy's youthful antics as told by her childhood pals. A unique radio plays clips from Lucy's
1940s radio series, My Favorite Husband, as well as some of Desi's famous Latin songs. 
12:30-2:00      LUNCH is included at the Museum in the TROPICANA ROOM.  Enjoy the beautiful atmosphere
of this recreation of Ricky Ricardo's famous Manhattan right club. 
2:30-4:00        ADMISSION is included to the NATIONAL COMEDY CENTER.  This state-of-the-art museum
is dedicated to telling the vital story of comedy in America. More than 50 immersive exhibits take
you on an interactive journey through comedy history, from early vaudeville acts to the latest viral
memes.  Cutting-edge personalization technology makes the entire experience unique.  After
creating a humor profile, visitors can explore content to your individual tastes, from broad slapstick
to edgy satire.  Step into the shoes of comedy pros and try your hand at cartooning, comedy writing,
live stand-up, and faux pie fights - or simply cheer on your friends. You will leave the museum with a
profound appreciation for comedy icons and innovators, as well as the tremendous influence of
humor on how we think, live, and laugh. 
4:00 pm          Depart from Chautauqua, with a fast food dinner break on the way home 
9:30 pm          Approximate return to Terminal 
 
"The secret to staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age" - Lucille Ball 

 

 

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  • Saturday, 11 May 2019 06:45 AM - 09:30 PM