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THE GETTY CENTER

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:      January 6

EGYPTIAN THEATER TOUR & SHOPPING

Join us for the total ‘Old Hollywood’ experience as we take a tour of the legendary 1922 Egyptian Theater and learn about its rich history. We’ll go behind the scenes and learn about the painstaking restoration and renovation that has created the marriage of modern technology with a landmark of Hollywood History. Our behind the scenes tour will also include a visit to the dressing rooms, singers’ boxes, state-of-the-art projection booth and more! Plus, we’ll see a screening of ‘Forever Hollywood,’ a 55-minute film made exclusively for exhibition at the Egyptian Theater about the history of the movies as told by today’s biggest stars. We’ll finish off the afternoon with lunch and shopping on your own at Hollywood & Highland, where you’ll also have time to explore Hollywood Boulevard. Extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:              Saturday, March 19, 9 am-5 pm
FEE:                             $28 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    February 19

OJAI FARMERS’ MARKET & SHOPPING

Sunday mornings everyone gathers at the Ojai Farmers’ Market for the choicest fresh fruits and vegetables, local jams and honey, olive and walnut oil, free range eggs, flowers, prepared delectables and so much more. Afterwards, enjoy time on your own to explore, dine and shop the boutiques and unique store fronts of Ojai. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:              Sunday, April 17, 8 am-5:30 pm
FEE:                             $25 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    March 17

PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAMWAY & SHOPPING

Experience a breathtaking journey aboard the world’s largest rotating tram and travel up the sheer cliffs of Chino Canyon. Begin your 10-minute ride at the Valley Station and ride 2 miles up to the Mountain Station. Enjoy spectacular views, gift shops, a natural history museum and a movie about how the Tramway was built. Then we will stop in downtown Palm Springs which is beautifully lined with majestic palm trees where a walk down the street is a must to truly savor the flavor of the heart of Palm Springs. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:             Saturday, May 14, 9 am-6 pm
FEE:                            $36 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:   April 14

LOS RIOS TEA HOUSE & SHOPPING

Enjoy a unique time in a serene setting, nourish your relationships, take some time for yourself and have some great food in San Juan Capistrano. You will be treated to “The Garden Tea” with assorted finger sandwiches, freshly baked currant scones with their own Famous Early California Cream & preserves, fresh fruit, a handmade delectable dessert and your selection of tea. Later, you can discover shops along Main street, the art galleries or visit the local winery. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:             Saturday, June 25, 10:30 am-6 pm
FEE:                            $46 (tea included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    May 25
 
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.