Love heading to the city but hate the traffic that comes with it? Let the Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks Department do the driving on buses headed to Wilmington, Del., Washington and Manhattan this fall and winter.
On Saturday, Nov. 19 enjoy a performance of “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder,” a 2014 Tony Award-winning musical about an heir to a family fortune who sets out to gain his inheritance by eliminating the competition. The bus will leave Ocean Pines at 9:30 am and head to the DuPont Theatre in Wilmington, Del. for a 2 pm show. The cost is $90 per person, which includes the show and transportation.
Spend the day taking in Manhattan’s holiday sights on Saturday, Dec. 3. The bus will arrive in New York at approximately 10 am and depart at 6 pm, giving you time to watch a show, shop or sightsee. The cost is $85 per person, which includes transportation only.
The bus will head back to the DuPont Theatre on Sunday, Dec. 18 for “Kinky Boots.” This high-heeled hit features songs by pop icon Cyndi Lauper and is suggested for adult audiences. The bus will depart Ocean Pines at 9:30 am and arrive in Wilmington for the 2 pm show. The cost is $90 per person, which includes the show and transportation.
Watch what critics have hailed as “Broadway’s biggest blockbuster” on Saturday, Jan. 7 when The Kennedy Center in Washington presents “Wicked.” The bus will depart Ocean Pines at 8:30 am to arrive in time for the 1:30 pm performance. The cost is $120 per person for the show and transportation.
The buses for these trips, which are open to the public, will depart from the Ocean Pines Community Center, located at 235 Ocean Parkway in Ocean Pines. Reservations are required. Refunds will not be issued for cancelations unless vacant seats can be filled.
For more information or to register, call the Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks Department at 410-641-7052. Information regarding additional recreational programs, including an online version of the Ocean Pines Activity Guide, is available at OceanPines.org.