Activity Center - Trips & Tours

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Enjoy monthly casino trips with comfortable motorcoach transportation and reserved bus seating, destination: Grand Casino Hinckley. Call for schedule and costs.

Co-sponsored Day Trips

Enjoy comfortable motorcoach transportation to area destinations. These day trips are co-sponsored by the Hopkins Activity Center and Hopkins Community Education. Register with the Hopkins Community Education Office at 952-988-4070. Call the Hopkins Activity Center at 952-939-1333 for details on each trip.

Till The Cows Come Home
Friday, June 19, 8:35 am

Explore the Tutti Fruitti Market Farm for farm fresh treats and enjoy an included luncheon buffet featuring made-from-scratch specialties. Tour the Redhead Creamery Farmstead featuring 180 dairy cows, milking parlor and cheese plant. Purchase fresh cheese curds and aged Cheddar at the on-farm store. $61
Register by June 1. #A1555

Chanhassen Dinner Theatre: “Mary Poppins”
Wednesday, August 5, 10:45 am

Arrive at the Chanhassen Dinner Theater for an included lunch. Enjoy the matinee performance of “Mary Poppins” the enchanting musical that has captivated audiences for generations. $78.
Register by July 1. #A1557

Magical Gardens
Wednesday, July 15, 8:35 am

Explore the perennial gardens, planters, bird houses and mystical life-size concrete mosaic statues in the Mosaic Sculpture Gardens. Included lunch at Westwind Restaurant. Explore Earthworks Nursery in the upper Kinnickinnic River Valley. $59
Register by June 22. #A1556

Heirlooms in Hutch
Thursday, August 13, 9:00 am

Enjoy a drive through the farmlands and rural Minnesota community to visit Clay Coyote Pottery for a behind the scenes look at the studio and gallery of Tom Wirt and Betsy Price. Enjoy an included classic afternoon tea at Heirlooms Tea Room. Arrive at Bongards’ Creameries for a selection of fresh cheeses and dairy products. $63.
Register by July 20. #A1558

Extended Travel

The Hopkins Activity Center invites you to enjoy some extended travel adventures. To make a reservation or for more information, call the Hopkins Activity Center at 952-939-1333.

Branson Fall Adventure
October 11–15, 2015

Trip highlights include seven Branson shows and adventures (The Lettermen, #1 Hits of the 60’s & 50’s Too, The Bretts, Mel Tillis, Million Dollar Quartet, Silver Dollar City, Clay Cooper Country Express), Guided Branson Area Tour, The Branson Landing, Historic Downtown Branson, Stone Hill Winery, Russell Stover’s Candy Outlet, Osceola Cheese Factory, eight meals, four nights accommodations, baggage handling and more!

Holly & Ivy Holiday Home Tour in Des Moines, IA
December 4–5, 2015

Trips include deluxe motorcoach transportation, tour escort, lodging, attractions & some included meals.


  • Hopkins Activity Center
    33 14th Ave N