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Click Here for information about a special trip to The Nethercutt Collection hosted by the Covina Valley Historical Society.



Let us take you back to simpler times as we celebrate the fall harvest in Julian. The Apple Days Festival will be held at Menghini Winery, featuring apple displays, music and dancing, an antique tractor display, fun activities, gold panning demonstrations, a beer and wine garden, food and merchandise vendors, contests, and, of course, apple pie. There will also be a variety of other events throughout the town for you to enjoy on your own. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:              Sunday, September 27, 8 am-6:30 pm
FEE:                             $28 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    Thursday, August 27


When you visit the Farm Sanctuary’s Animal Acres, you’ll know right away that it is a special place. This 26-acre shelter located on a beautiful hacienda ranch in Acton. The sanctuary is home to rescued cows, pigs, turkeys, and other farm animals and each has their own heartwarming tale. Animals who began their lives abused and neglected now spend their days digging in the dirt, basking in the sun, and napping in the straw. See and be seen at “The Patios,” Santa Clarita’s premier lifestyle destination. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:                Sunday, October 18, 9:30 am-5:30 pm
FEE:                               $25 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:      Friday, September 18


Back by popular demand, a visit to Solvang for a full day of shopping, dining and exploring this wonderful village. Relish in the smell of aebleskiver and Danish sausages while Folk Dancers play and dance to a festive tune. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:               Saturday, November 14, 8:30 am-7:30 pm
FEE:                              $25 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:     Wednesday, October 14


The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum is bringing back its annual holiday exhibit. Christmas Around the World features beautifully decorated trees representing the countries which President Reagan visited while in office. With toy soldiers, trains, garland and Christmas music, this enchanting exhibit will delight all with over 30 decorated trees. There will be a guided tour of the permanent exhibits of the museum and a hot buffet lunch in the Air Force Pavillion. After lunch you’ll have time on your own to visit the gravesite, special exhibits or other areas of the museum. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting and standing.

DATE & TIME:                Sunday, December 6, 8:30 am-5 pm
FEE:                               $48 (lunch included)
REFUND DEADLINE:      November 5


All aboard for a hilarious, outrageous afternoon murder mystery comedy performed by P. Maxwell Productions troupe while enjoying a signature three-course lunch all on a train. Join in the fun and guess “who-done-it.” Shop and browse at the Loose Caboose Garden Center and Gift Emporium during intermission. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:                Saturday, January 9, 9:30 am-6 pm
FEE:                               $76 (lunch included)
REFUND DEADLINE:      December 9


See the Getty's collection of European and American art from the Middle Ages to the present against a backdrop of dramatic architecture, tranquil gardens, and breathtaking views from downtown L.A. to the sea. You’ll have plenty of time to explore the museum’s vast collections and have lunch on your own. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:               Saturday, February 6, 10 am- 5 pm
FEE:                               $25 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:      Janaury 6
Registering for Trips PDF Print E-mail
To register or for more information, please call or come by the Parks & Recreation Department, 1250 N. Hollenbeck Avenue, Covina, (626) 384-5340. Office hours are Monday-Thursday and alternate Fridays, 10 am-5:45 pm. Deluxe motor coaches and professional drivers are used on all trips. Preregistration is required for all trips.

  1. Registration is accepted by phone (with Visa/Mastercard only), by mail and in person on an equal basis. Priority is not given to any one method of registration.
  2. Payment must be made at the time of registration. Spaces will not be held without payment.Cash, checks (made payable to “City of Covina”), and credit cards (Visa/Mastercard) are accepted.
  3. If all seats are sold, a waiting list will be established.
  4. Trips are subject to change without notice.
  5. Trips may be cancelled due to low registration.
  6. Participants must be at least 6 years of age, and if under age 18, must be accompanied by an adult.
  7. All trips leave from and return to 1250 N. Hollenbeck Avenue.
  8. Trips go rain or shine.
  9. No smoking allowed on the bus.
  10. Special services (wheelchair accessibilty) must be requested 30 days before trip.
  11. A $25 service fee will be charged for all returned checks, (NSF, closed account, or stopped payment).

Click here for the registration form.