Trips & Travel

The Mentor Senior Center offers dozens of one-day, multi-day and lunch-time trips and travel programs each year. From casino tours to trips to explore points of interest in California’s wine country, Mentor seniors are always traveling. To register for any of these trips, please visit the Mentor Senior Center or call (440) 974-5725 for details.

Activity levels are provided for each trip:

Mild May require some leisurely walking. There may be minimal steps or uneven surfaces and some standing.
Moderate May require moderate walking and extended standing. There may be steps or uneven surfaces.
Strenuous May require extended periods of walking and standing. There may be numerous steps or uneven terrain.


Out To Lunch Bunch
These popular trips depart from and return to the Mentor Senior Center. Times vary. Trips can be paid for in person at the Mentor Senior Center with cash, check or credit card. You may also register by phone with a credit card by calling the Mentor Senior Center at (440) 974-5725. Dates and locations could change, so check the Mentor Senior Center’s newsletter for more details or call the center at (440) 974-5725.  Get A Lunch Bunch Monthly Trip Flyer Here


Ashtabula Covered Bridges
Calling all travelers who enjoy the pleasure of Mother Nature’s autumn artistry. We will visit Ashtabula County, one of Ohio’s most scenic areas, to view their charming and historic Covered Bridges. Our local guide will join us to walk the bridge site to learn the history, significance and secrets they hold (some bridges are over 100 years old!) We’ll have lunch at Grand River Cellars and complete our day visiting Patterson’s old-fashioned apple farm, with fresh apple cider and donuts.  Refund Deadline: September 10.  Activity Level: Moderate.  #29884
Friday, October 10, 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Resident:/Nonresident: $59

The Manly Tour (women are welcomed too!)
We’ll start our day at the MAPS Air Museum. We’ll have a buffet lunch at the 356th Bomb Squadron and then visit the Blue Water Majesty Museum of hand-carved model ships. We’ll complete the day at the Canton Classic Car Museum showcasing over 45 vintage cars.  Refund Deadline: October 7.  Activity Level: Moderate.  #27768
Friday, November 7, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Resident/Nonresident: $73

Medieval Feast
The Riverside Inn is everyone’s favorite so join us for an afternoon of excellent food and entertainment. Leave your cares of today behind as you become guests at The Castle Riverside and take a journey back to the age of knights, damsels, jesters and jousts. Join in the fun as the knaves and wenches not only perform for you, but also serve a delicious feast . . . . eaten without utensils.  Refund Deadline: October 2.  Activity Level: Mild  #27655  Trip Flyer
Sunday, November 2, 12:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Resident/Nonresident: $87

Christmas Concert at Severance Hall
Bring family and friends to Severance Hall to hear traditional Christmas favorites by the Cleveland Orchestra and Choruses. The afternoon culminates in a joyous celebration with a sing-along, accompanied by the Norton Memorial Organ.   Refund Deadline: November 13.   Activity Level: Mild   #27657  Trip Flyer
Saturday, December 13, 1 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Resident/Nonresident: $134



Branson Patriotic/Christmas Shows
Join us on this fun trip to the show Capitol of the World, Branson Missouri. We will see some of the top entertainers in Branson as they kick off the Christmas Show season and also “Salute the Veterans” during Veterans week. We will witness the country’s largest Veterans Day Parade. This is a great trip with top notch entertainment. Travel insurance is available and recommended.
Registration/Final Payment deadline is September 8. Refund deadline is August 8. Deposit of $150 is due by August 8.
Activity Level: Moderate
Trip Flyer
#27668 Saturday, November 8 – Thursday, November 13
$1075 per person double, $1402 per person single, $1023 per person triple



Trip Refund Policy
Please choose your trips carefully. Once you have registered for a trip there will be no full refunds unless the Senior Center cancels the trip. An administrative charge of $10 will be assessed on cancellations. Trip refunds will be available until the date specified, minus the $10 administrative fee. Prevent the $10 administrative fee by transferring the full trip amount to another trip/class/program within the same season.Participants assume risk of change in personal circumstances or health. After the cutoff date, there are no refunds unless the reservation can be resold.