Summer Bus Tours

Summer Bus Tours

A variety of bus tours are offered for seniors throughout the summer. Participants visit attractions and interesting places around St. John’s as well as throughout the Avalon Peninsula. Outings provide an opportunity for participants to be active, to socialize, and to travel to new or familiar places.

Registration for outings must be completed at least three days prior to the event. Registration is on a first come first served basis.

Registration:
All prices include lunch or light refreshments, transportation to and from tour/event, admission price and HST. The City of St. John's reserves the right to cancel, change or substitute outings if necessary.

Please call 709-576-8594 the evening before the event to determine bus schedule.
 

Event Description Date Cost Transportation Registration
Opening Party Summer is here! Beat the heat and cool off with friends, entertainment and lunch. Thursday, June 22 $19 City Bus

$14 Go Bus

Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here..

To register using the City Bus, click here.

To register using Go Bus, click here.

Picnic in the Park Spend the afternoon lounging in the pool house and take in a popular site close by. Tuesday, June 27 $15 City Bus

$10
Go Bus

Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here.

To register using the City Bus, click here.

To register using Go Bus, click here.

Avondale, Bareneed and Carbonear! Explore beautiful Avondale, lunch at the Old School House in Bareneed, and shop in Carbonear. Thursday June 29 $60 Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

 

For more details or to register, click here.

 

Dinner Theatre - Matinee A memorable day you won't soon forget! Have a cold plate dinner while watching a show. Tuesday. July 4 $51 Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.
 
For more details or to register, click here.

 

Church Tour Be a tourist at home! Tour historic churches and stop for a snack in Bannerman Park. Tuesday, July 11 $15 Regular

 

Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

 

For more details or to register, click here.

 

Lunch at the Plaza Shop til you drop and have a bite to eat at the Plaza. Thursday July 13 $25 City Bus

$20
Go Bus

Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here.

To register using the City Bus, click here.

To register using Go Bus, click here.

Christmas in July Bingo It's Christmas in July! Play 12 games of Bingo, themed prizes and food included. Tuesday July 18 $15 City Bus

$10
Go Bus

Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here.

To register using the City Bus, click here.

To register using Go Bus, click here.

Bell Island Tour Take a trip on a ferry over to Bell Island. We'll tour the mines and other attractions, and have a lunch. Weather Dependant. Thursday July 20 $35 City Bus

 

Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

 

For more details or to register, click here. .

 

Rotary Sunshine Camp Sing a few tunes under the stars and around the campfire. If it's too cold or rainy we will be in the Chalet. Tuesday July 25 $15 City Bus
$10 Go Bus
Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here.

To register using the City Bus, click here.

To register using Go Bus, click here.

Government House Garden Party - Transportation Only We'll bring you to and from this annual event. Weather dependant. Wednesday July 26 $6.00 Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

 

For more details or to register click here.

 

Dinner Theatre - Evening If you can't make the matinee earlier in the month come to the evening show! Thursday, July 27 $64.00 Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here
For more details or to register, click here.
Bingo Postage Stamp, four corners or inside square - there will be lots of prizes to win! Tuesday August 1 $15 City Bus
$10 Go Bus
Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here.

To register using the City Bus, click here

To register using Go Bus, click here.

Rotary Sunshine Camp Join us for a barbeque and take in a variety of games and activities. Tuesday August 8 $15 city Bus
$10 Go Bus
Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here.

To register using the City Bus, click here.

To register using Go Bus, click here.

Summer Social in Southlands Spend a jam packed afternoon with good friends, good food and good times. Friday August 11 $15 City Bus
$10 Go Bus
Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here.

To register using the City Bus, click here.

To register using Go Bus, click here.

Around the Bay for the Day We'll shop in Kelligrews, eat in Salmonier and visit a local fish market. Tuesday Aug 15 $37 Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here
For more details or to register, click here.
Closing Party Celebrate and reminisce a memorable summer with music and friends. Thursday Aug 17 $19 City Bus
$14 Go Bus
Transportation options:
For City bus information please click here.

For accessible transportation/ Go Bus information click here.

To register using the City Bus, click here.

To register using Go Bus, click here.