And, just across the street, is the Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center  

 Some of the places we will all visit together include:

The McLarty Spanish Treasure Museum                                   

Print and mail only the below page.


I want to go to on the 4-day trip to SE Florida.  Enclosed is my check for $95 per person.

Your name(s)


1-4 people with whom I’d/we’d like to be on a bus:


Please indicate which of these optional attractions might interest.  Do not pay for them at this time.  This is just intended to help us decide whether we can request a group rate.  This does not obligate you to visit there.

No. of people

______     * Elliott Museum – $12  (Seniors over age 65)

______      * Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center – Adults $12

______      * House of Refuge – $8

______    ** U.S. Navy Seal Museum – $10 (or less with group rate)

______   ** Heathcote Botanical Gardens -  $5 for seniors (Free with Veteran’s ID)


January 18

Wooten Park, Tavares
February 20-27
BBC Caribbean Cruise
May 16-19
SE Atlantic Coast

and the Senator Claude Pepper Park in Ft. Pierce

whose boardwalk overlooking the St. Lucie River has no railings. So it might be best to stroll it before consuming 6 margaritas at Spotos Oyster Bar.

Then we’ll spend an evening at the Stuart Riverwalk, a fun, quirky collection of shops and restaurants along 3 blocks,

From May 16 – 19  (Mon. thru Thurs.)

We’ll visit Vero Beach, Port St. Lucie, Stuart and Jupiter Island on the SE Atlantic Coast

For those of you geographically challenged, this is where we’re going.

To join us on this trip to SE Florida, print the reservation form (click on green button below) and mail it along with your check (made out to the BBC) for $95 per person to the address below.   On February 5, we will conduct our lottery and you will be notified shortly thereafter of your seat confirmation or waitlist status.  PLEASE NOTE:  your deposit check will not be cashed until March3.

 Optional excursions  can include:

     1.  Stuart Beach Day:  After relaxing for a few hours at Stuart Beach, you can visit one of these three special facilities.

The Elliott Museum specializing in antique cars and boats, an impressive baseball collection, and other traveling exhibits.

A moving tribute at the end of our trip to remind us of how blessed we are due to the heroic efforts of our valiant veterans.

Unbelievably, this museum sits right in the parking lot of Stuart Beach.

Hilton Garden Inn at the PGA Village

Homewood Suites and

 Or only one mile away is the House of Refuge Museum...

Wildlife Sanctuary

Barefoot Beachcombers Club (‘BBC’ will also suffice)
333 Colony Blvd. #110
The Villages, FL 32162

 And my new favorite Florida swimming spot,

the DuBois Beach Park (with 3 great swimming areas)

And Jetty’s, also on Jupiter Island

...the last remaining of the 10 original designated havens built around 1904 for shipwrecked sailors and travelers along the sparsely populated Atlantic coastline of Florida.

And last, but certainly not least, in the parking lot of the Claude Pepper Beach Park, the Navy Seal Museum.     



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And to save you money, we hear that kilometers are shorter than miles, so we’re going to save on gas by taking take this trip in kilometers.

Price :  $ 95, includes:  (Please note:  Your deposit check will not be cashed until 3/3.)

  • 4 day extensive bus transportation, including daily loading and unloading of your beach equipment.
  • Hot and cold breakfast each day                 
  • Admission to McLarty Spanish Treasure Museum
  • Admission to Busch Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Drive through the Hobe Sound Murals
  • Afternoons at Stuart Beach, Vero Beach, Dubois Beach Park, and Pepper Park
  • An evening at the Stuart Riverwalk
  • An evening at Tradition Square in Port St. Lucie
  • Tips for bus drivers and breakfast staff

Beat that, Senior Adventures and AAA Travel!

Extra costs -

        $90 (plus 11% tax) per room for each of three nights 
        Lunches and dinners (at special scenic venues)
        Tip for room attendant


Optional adventures:

                 * Elliott Museum – $12  (Seniors over age 65)
                 * Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center – Adults $12
                 * House of Refuge – $8
               ** U.S. Navy Seal Museum – $10 (or less with group rate)
               ** Heathcote Botanical Gardens -  $5 for seniors (Free with veteran’s ID)

*  You will have time to visit only one of these three sites.
** You will have time to visit only one of these two sites.

You’ll stay 3 nights at either

Homewood Suites

or the Hilton Garden Inn at the PGA Village,

The Busch

 Guanabanas on Jupiter Island


2016 Beach Trips

both in Port St. Lucie at the exceptional rate of $90 plus tax, far below their normal rate.  You will be assigned to one of these hotels by us depending on applications received, but they are rated #1 & #2 in the area. 

Are you ready to Go?????????????

 Also, we beachcombers will enjoy the sun and fun at                               

                  Vero Beach and Stuart Beach

We'll also visit

       While there, we’ll enjoy sharing with you favorably reviewed and  scenic restaurants, such as 

2.  Claude Pepper Beach Park Day: 

The Heathcote Botanical Gardens in Ft. Pierce  (a 15 minute bus ride away)