Trips

Great trips are offered with new trips posted the first Friday of every month at noon.
Farmers Branch residents may purchase trips that first week. Identification is required to prove Farmers Branch residency.
Non-residents may purchase trips the following Friday at noon if space is available.

Trips are subject to cancellation if not filled 14 days prior to the trip.

Buses are handicap accessible.

On the day of your trip, please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure in order to check in at the front desk and board the bus. If you need additional time for boarding, please ask the front desk staff for a pass that will allow you to pre-board the bus.

Monthly Trip



Cruisin’ Cuisine
Enjoy lunch with friends at area restaurants. Call for restaurant information: 972.919.8740.

Cruisin' Cuisine goes to Zocados


ThursdayAugust 16, 11 am
Fee: $5 Lunch on your own.
Cruisin’ Cuisine goes to Zocados in Carrollton for our August outing. This Mexican restaurant boasts a fusion of Mexican, Tex-Mex and Latin dishes. Enjoy soups, salads, specialties, along with a variety of enchiladas, and appetizers. Prices range from $7- $14 with lunch specials from $7.95

Cruisin' Cuisine goes to Whiskey Cake


Thursday, September 20, 11 am
Fee: $5  Lunch on your own.
Whiskey Cake in Irving serves up tasty farm-to-kitchen dishes & cocktails out of a “from-scratch-only” kitchen and bar. Using only slow-cooking methods on a live-wood grill, smoker, and spit because food just tastes better that way. Everything on the menu is infused with and inspired by the local ingredients available each season. All of this goodness is served to you as you kick your feet up in rocking chairs, dine at a fancy table, or relax out on our porch. From mesquite wood-grilled plates to fresh greens and famous desserts, all of the hand-crafted dishes are served up with simple, honest flavors in a rustic, local atmosphere. Chefs transform simple, seasonal ingredients into classic American dishes with local flavor. Prices range from $11 - $20.


Trip Registration Policy

 
 



Trip Registration

  • Trips are posted at the Senior Center the first Friday of each month.
  • Registration must be made at the Senior Center. No telephone requests for sign up will be honored.
  • Registration is for Farmers Branch residents only that first Friday through the following Friday. Each Farmers Branch household may purchase 2 tickets/seats during this week. Residents may not purchase tickets for non-residents.
  • On the following Friday, non-residents may purchase tickets/seats. Both residents and non-residents may purchase a total of 4 tickets/seats.
  • When the bus becomes full, a waiting list will be started. As space becomes available, staff will notify people on the waiting list in order.

Cancellations


  • Should a cancellation become necessary, the individual will contact the front desk and staff will use the waiting list to replace the cancellation. Trips costing more than $5 and filled will be refunded. Trips costing $5 or less are not refundable.
  • Trips are not transferable.

Handicapped Policy


  • Individuals purchasing trips must be able to be independent or bring an aid to assist them.
  • For the safety of the individual, staff will be available to secure wheelchairs and assist with seat belts. Individual care will be dependent upon the participant.