tours are organized and escorted by Pleasurebent
Tours of Tucson. Green Valley Recreation
has had a long term and very positive relationship
with Pleasurebent Tours. Our tours leave
from Desert Hills Social Center upper parking
lot at the advertised time. The tours can
be purchased at any Major Social Center
office or online. The tour fee includes
motor coach transportation, tour director,
admissions, advertised meal (tax and tip)
and driver tip. Because of the necessity
of the tour company to pre-arrange and pre-pay
for bus accommodations, admission tickets
and meals, no refunds will be issued after
the cancellation date stated on the reservation
confirmation. All trips are open to GVR
Members and their guests. You may register
at any GVR Major Center.
Friday: Kitt Peak National Observatory Nighttime
Tour — Travel to Kitt Peak National Observatory,
at 7,000’ in the Quinlan Mountains, for this very
special evening. We begin with a stop at their
Visitor Center where
we will examine the exhibits that describe this
national observatory and other interesting topics.
We enjoy a light meal
and then an introduction to astronomy and the
night sky will be given by a docent. Next, we
learn how to identify
stars and the constellations. Once outdoors we
will explore the night skies and view them with
We then enter one of the domes to view through
a telescope and observe the heavens in all of
its grandeur. Come
along and discover your universe. Good walking
shoes (closed toe), pants (not shorts) and a jacket
are highly recommended. (In case of inclement
weather we reserve the right to insert an alternate
astronomy program presented by Kitt Peak). Fee
for GVR members is $107 and bring a guest for
$112. Fee includes transportation, services of
a tour director, tour fee at Kitt Peak, box dinner,
bus refreshments and driver tip. Bus departs from
Desert Hills upper parking lot at 4:15PM and returns
at 11:30PM. Deadline to purchase tickets, 5/29/13.
No refunds after 5/29/13. CR# 28081
Wednesday: Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Chicago Cubs
at Chase Field —Join us for a ball game
and cheer on the Diamondbacks. We have reserved
seats for this afternoon game at the Chase Ballpark
in downtown Phoenix.
This state-of-the-art stadium, which is enclosed
and airconditioned, is home to the major league
the Arizona Diamondbacks. Come root for the home
team, grab a hot dog, check out the ballpark and
have a great
time! With great players on both rosters and Diamondback
players Paul Goldschmidt, Ian Kennedy and Gerardo
who knows what will be in store for this season?
A game against the Chicago Cubs always proves
to be exciting. No
parking hassles - just a good old-fashioned evening.
Fee for GVR members is $93 and bring a
guest for $98. Fee
includes: transportation, services of a tour director,
game ticket (seats located on the lower level,
baseline - section 111), bus refreshments, and
driver tip. Bus departs from Desert Hills upper
parking lot at 3PM and returns at 12AM. Return
time is approximate. Deadline to purchase tickets,
7/9/13. No refunds after 7/9/13. CR# 28082
SURE TO PICK UP A COURSE CATALOG AND CHECK OUT
ALL OF THE TOURS!
All trips are open to GVR Members and their guests.
You may register at any GVR Major Center. Please
note the last date for cancellation of a trip.
Because of contractual commitments, refunds can
not be made after the cancellation date.
are escorted by Pleasurebent Tours.
You may register at any GVR Major Center.