Trips

Lighthouse Outlet Mall

Come join the Midlothian Park District as we take a trip to the Lighthouse Outlet Mall in Michigan City, Indiana. Shop til you drop at the mall which includes stores such as Coach, Nike, Ann Taylor, and more! Price includes transportation only; bring money for purchases and lunch. Make sure you wear comfortable shoes because there will be lots of walking! This is an OUTSIDE mall, so please dress for the weather. Mini bus departs from Midlothian Park District, 14500 S. Kostner. 

Location:     Michigan City, Indiana
Day/Date:    Wednesday/June 23
Time:            9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Age:              All Ages (under 18 must be w/adult)
Min/Max:     8/13
Fee:              $21.00 R & NR
Registration Deadline: June 14

Civil War Museum & Mars Cheese Castle

History and Cheese Galore! That’s what you will be saying on this trip! Our first stop is to the Civil War Museum where you will be able to explore the museum at your own pace. After the museum, we will make our way to the famous Mars Cheese Castle for lunch and shopping. Shop the many different cheese, meat and bakery items and take home your favorites. Fee includes transportation, lunch and museum admission. Mini Bus departs from Midlothian Park District, 14500 S. Kostner. 

Location:     Kenosha, Wisconsin
Day/Date:    Monday/August 23
Time:            8:15 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Age:              All Ages (under 18 must be w/adult)
Min/Max:     10/13
Fee:              $55.00 R & NR
Registration Deadline: August 15

Shipshewana Flea Market & Auction

Come along for the ride to the Midwest’s Largest Flea Market! Find hundreds of vendors selling everything from fresh fruit to handcrafted furniture. The atmosphere here is one of a kind! Don’t leave the area without experiencing Homestyle Amish cooking at the “Auction Restaurant” in the Flea Market ground, or at one of the other fine eateries in the area. Make sure you wear comfortable shoes because there will be lots of walking! Price includes transportation only; bring money for purchases and lunch. Mini bus departs from Midlothian Park District, 14500 S. Kostner.  

Location:     Shipshewana, Indiana
Day/Date:    Tuesday/May 25
Time:            7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Age:              All Ages (under 18 must be w/adult)
Min/Max:     8/13
Fee:              $35.00 R & NR
Registration Deadline: May 18

The Little Traveler

The Little Traveler in downtown Geneva offers 36 unique shops from housewares, women’s fashion, home decor, gourmet foods and much more. Participants are greeted by a caring staff and amazed by the never-ending array of items brought back by modern day little travelers. All items are for sale. We will have lunch at The Atrium Café. Fee includes transportation and lunch. Minibus departs from Midlothian Park District, 14500 S. Kostner. 

Location:     Geneva, Illinois
Day/Date:    Thursday/July 15
Time:            10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Age:              All Ages (under 18 must be w/adult)
Min/Max:     8/13
Fee:              $35.00 R & NR
Registration Deadline: July 7