Heart of Texas

March 6-9, 2018

4 Days, 3 Nights

 

Travel to the Heart of Texas and see how HGTV “Fixer Upper” stars JoAnna & Chip Gaines have fixed up Waco, Texas.  There’s a little something for everyone as we visit Magnolia Market at the Silos.  Learn the history of America’s unique flavor of Dr Pepper and enjoy a 1950s soda fountain.  We will also immerse in history as we explore the George W Bush Presidential Library and Museum and experience the beautiful gardens at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden.   

 

TRIP INCLUDES:

  • Magnolia Market at the Silos

    • This store features hand-selected collections of unique and inspiring design items featured on the HGTV show, “Fixer Upper.” A broad range of home decor, gifts, and antiques.
  • Guided Tour of Waco, Texas with a step-on-guide

    • A 2.5 hour tour providing a little taste of all of Waco sharing their rich history. It will be Waco unforgettable
  • Choice of shopping at Spice Village or tour the Dr Pepper Museum

    • Spice Village features over 60 clothing and décor boutiques under one roof. 
    • OR  tour the Dr. Pepper Museum, examining the history & memorabilia of soft drinks in a 1906 bottling plant.  Over 100,000  objects that have to do with the history of the soft drink industry. Enjoy a stop at Frosty’s Soda Shop, a 1950s themed soda fountain.
  • George W Bush Presidential Library & Museum

    • At 207,000 square feet it is the second-largest presidential library allowing you a peek behind the closed doors of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue to see what life is like inside the White House.  The oval office exhibit is an exact replica in scale and design as the one in the White House during the Bush Administration. The museum serves as a resource for the study of the life and career of George W Bush, while also promoting a better understanding of the Presidency and American history
  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

    • Immerse yourself in “Dallas Blooms” the largest floral festivals in the southwest.  Walk through the 66-acre garden to see beautiful tulips, daffodils, hyacinths and colorful florals on display.  There’s 500,000 blooming bulbs here, so there’s plenty to see
  • Visit to Bedre Fine Chocolate

    • Indulge in a variety of flavors, enveloped in smooth milk and dark chocolate 
  • 4 lunches, 3 dinners & 3 breakfasts at the hotel

  • First Bank Kansas has purchased Travel Insured Group Protection Plan on behalf of all travelers

  • This trip requires walking

 

Dining:

  • The Garage

  • Check Point Cafe

  • Food Trucks at Magnolia Market at the Silos

  • Babe’s Chicken Dinner House

  • Lakewood Smokehouse

  • Winstar World Casino

  • Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill

 

Accommodations:

  • Hampton Inn & Suites

  • Winstar World Casino

 

COST:

  • This trip is All-Inclusive

  • $864 per person member

  • $993 per person non-member

  • $100 deposit due per person at sign up

  • Final payment date: January 31, 2018

 

Notice

  • On trips four days or longer, First Bank Kansas has purchased Travel Insured Group Protection Plan on behalf of all travelers.
  • All trips are based on double occupancy, deluxe motorcoach transportation with wi-fi from Salina, and all gratuities.
  • Members of the First Bank Kansas Travel Club are:
  • Customers age 50 and better who have an Elite or Select checking account
  • Freedom Club Members
  • Non-Members are:
  • Simple Checking Customers
  • Ask us how you can become a member!

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