Jewelry, Fashion and Accessories Show

October 28, 2012

$45.00 per person.
Includes transportation, registration for the show and Imperial Escort.

Spend the day searching for bargains at the Jewelry, Fashion and Accessories Show, located inside the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois. This show gives fashion lovers the opportunity to buy direct from top product suppliers! With nearly 700 booths, this is your one-stop shop for exclusive finds at bargain prices.  Sample of what you may find at the Show

FINE JEWELRY – Gold, platinum, sterling silver, diamonds, pearls and a wide selection of precious gemstones.
COSTUME JEWELRY – Beads, semi-precious stones, magnetic jewelry, gold and silver plated jewelry, and many fashionable necklaces, bracelets, earrings and rings. ACCESSORIES – Hats, gloves, scarves, blankets, sweaters, handbags, cosmetics, hair accessories, spa and beauty care, sunglasses and perfume! FASHION - Leather jackets, furs, knitwear, and women’s clothing for every occasion as well as t-shirts, dresses, pants and much more! HOME DÉCOR & GIFTS – Home décor, candles, specialty foods and holiday treats, beauty care and decorative accessories.

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Huber Farms

 OCTOBER 26, 2012

Includes: Motorcoach transportation, lunch at Huber Farms, Wagon Ride at Huber Farms, Winery tour and tasting at Huber Winery, Souvenir Wine glass, a visit to Exit 76 Antique Mall, and services of Imperial Royal Tour escort.

 Joe Huber Farms in Starlite, Indiana is a wonderful place to visit anytime of year, but especially in the Fall. Nestled in the hills of Southern Indiana, the farm comes alive with Fall colors. You will have a wagon tour of the farm and enjoy a delicious luncheon buffet, with produce grown on the farm.  Time will be allowed to visit their produce and gift shop. A great chance to get that Halloween pumpkin or some decorations.

 Next stop on the tour will be the Huber Winery. You will have a tour of the cellar and enjoy a wine tasting session. You will have the opportunity to taste 5 different wines and then receive a souvenir wine glass to take home.

 The final stop on the tour will be the Exit 76 Antique Mall near Columbus. The mall features over 600 booths and lighted displays. Browse everything from antiques and collectables to modern artisan creations.

 Join Imperial on this exciting and fun Fall adventure!

Departures: Lafayette at 7:00 A.M., Lebanon 7:30 A.M., and Indianapolis 8:00 A.M.

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Churchill Downs


OCTOBER 28, 2012

 $79.00 per person

 Includes motorcoach transportation, Chef’s Table Buffet, seating, Racing Program and an Imperial Escort.

Established in 1874, it is America’s most historic, and oldest continuously operated thoroughbred racetrack.

The Fall Meet lasts a short 30 days, don’t miss these beautiful thoroughbreds, and the brightly attired jockeys. Seats are limited, early reservations advised. Churchill Downs suggests you dress as if visiting a nice restaurant, no inappropriate attire.

Depart Lafayette, Lebanon and Indianapolis

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     October 20, 2012
$82.00 per adult $73.00 per child age 4-12  

     Includes transportation, Scenic Ohio River cruise, buffet and Imperial Escort

The unique and unforgettable music from the steam calliope will welcome you to enjoy the most beautiful time of the the year on the Ohio. The trees dressed in red, yellow and orange,the Polka band and the German-style luncheon!

All onboard the steamboat paddle wheeler, the Belle of Louisville to celebrate her 98th year!

                                                                                        Depart Lafayette, Lebanon and Indy



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Washington D.C.

“The City on the Hill”

OCTOBER 19-23, 2012

$779.00 per person double occupancy $769.00 pp triple $759.00 pp quad $899.00 pp single
Early Bird Discount of $50.00 per person if paid in full by July 13, 2012
Includes motorcoach transportation, (4) nights lodging, (7) meals, admissions per itinerary and an Imperial Escort.

President Ronald Reagan referred to Washington, D. C. as the beautiful city on the hill.
It truly is a beautiful city, rich in history and architectural beauty.
Travel with Imperial as we tour our nation’s capital.

The first night we will enjoy an included dinner in Bedford, Pa. The next morning, after breakfast, we will depart for Mount Vernon, home of George Washington.

We will be spending two nights in the Washington D.C. area. A step-on-guide will join us for a tour of the city.  We should see the famous monuments of D.C; The Jefferson, Lincoln, Washington, FDR, and World War II Memorials, the White House, the Capitol Building, Supreme Court Building, and many other interesting historical sites.  Part of a day is set aside to explore some of the fourteen museums of the Smithsonian Institute. A night tour will be offered to visit some of the sights under the lights. Included will be Iwo Jima, Vietnam and Korean monuments.
As you depart Washington, D. C. a stop will be made at Arlington Cemetery, where you can visit the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the JFK site, and the Curtis Mansion, home of Robert E. Lee. The Women’s Memorial is also located at Arlington. After leaving Arlington, we will make a stop in Gettysburg. Included lunch will be at General Pickett’s. A step-on-guide will provide an informative tour of the Battlefield.
On the way home a stop will be made at the Flight 93 Memorial.
Don’t pass up this opportunity to see and explore, “THE CITY ON THE HILL!”

Departures: Lafayette , Lebanon  and Indianapolis.

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Horseshoe Casino

October 16, 2012      

 $35.00 per person

Includes Transportation, (4) hours gaming time, all you can eat buffet and
$15.00 instant slot play.

Departures Lafayette at 8:00 a.m., Kokomo at 7:30 a.m. and Logansport at 8:15 a.m.

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Covered Bridge Festival

October 15, 2012

         $39.00 per person 

Leave the driving to Imperial as you enjoy the colors of fall on your way south to the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival.

Our first stop will be to the quiet village of Mansfield where you will find crafts, antiques, and many unique finds. No day at the Covered Bridge Festival

would be complete without enjoying the wide variety of food and entertainment that is available at every turn. Get a taste of Indiana history by visiting the old roller mill erected in the 1820′s on Big Raccoon Creek or stroll across the covered bridge built by Joseph J. Daniels in 1867.

Then we continue to Bridgeton. This historic village is home to the oldest continuously operating mill west of the Allegheny Mountains. The mill overlooks Indiana’s most famous covered bridge and waterfall. Enjoy the beauty and charm of this old mill town as you shop at over 400 vendors offering quality crafts, antiques, collectibles and great food!

Come enjoy a day of shopping that won’t soon be forgotten.



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The beautiful Fall Season of the Ozarks
October 11-14, 2012
$579.00 per person, double   $569.00 pp, triple   $549.00 pp, quad  $649.00, single
Includes:  Motorcoach transportation, (3) nights lodging, (5) shows, (6) meals,  luggage handling, and services of Imperial Escort.

Highlights of the Tour:

 Cruise Lake Taneycomo aboard the Showboat Branson Belle, as you enjoy the Fall colors of the Ozarks. Lunch and a Great Stage Production included.

Enjoy Andy Williams as he is joined on stage by Pat and Debby Boone.

Relive the 50’s at the Shake –Rattle-Roll Show

The 12 Irish Tenors, will amaze you with great harmony and selection of songs.

Sight and Sound Theatre will be presenting a new production this year, “Joseph”.

Departure from  Lafayette,Lebanon and Indianapolis

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Wick’s Pie Factory, Webb’s Antiques,Warm Candle Outlet

Warm Glow Candle Outlet,  Wick’s Pie Factory &  Webb’s Antique Mall

October 10, 2012          $59.00 per person
Includes: Transportation, Tour of Wick’s Pie Factory, Lunch & Pie at Mrs. Wick’s Pies Restaurant, Shopping at and Warm Glow Candle Outlet and  Webb’s Antique Mall services of an Imperial Escort. 

Wick’s has been in the baking business for over 60 years are best known for their  “OLD FASHIONED SUGAR CREAM” Pies. We’ll tour the factory to see where their delicious pie shells and pies are made.  After our tour, we’ll enjoy our included lunch with pie for dessert at Mrs. Wick’s Pies Restaurant. You’ll have some time to shop in the Wick’s Factory Outlet Store! 

Our next stop is Webb’s Antique Mall, located in Historic Centerville.  This 85,000 square foot antique mall is a treasure trove with millions and millions  of items for you to explore.  You’re sure to love the assortment of quality antiques and collectibles.  Our final stop will be the Warm Glow Candle Outlet. This outlet is far more than just a candle store. They have an extensive selection of candles, accessories, home decor, gourmet food, gift baskets, bath and body products, a pet section, year round Christmas section, a floral and garden section and much more!


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Scarecrow Festival

OCT. 7, 2012     

$49.00  per person

Includes:  Motorcoach transportation and services of an Imperial escort.

  St. Charles is a charming picturesque town located along the Fox River about an hour west of Chicago. Its claim to fame is the “Scarecrow Festival” held each year on the first weekend in October.  You will disembark the motorcoach at the main entrance to the festival and have the day to explore the many attractions. 
The highlight of the festival is the Scarecrow Exhibit featuring hundreds of handcrafted scarecrows.  Be sure also to attend the autumn on the Fox Arts and Craft show. The fair is adjacent to the downtown area where you will find unique shops and restaurants.  You may want to take a scenic cruise aboard a paddleboat on the Fox River.  Of course, no fair is complete without food and they have plenty of it  to satisfy your taste buds. 
MSN travel has listed this festival as one of the top spots for autumn travel.
Be sure to join Imperial for this day’s exciting adventure!

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