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Deadline near for NIU group’s trip to Nashville

Published: Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

Friday is the reservation deadline for Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association’s trip to Nashville, May 20 to 24.

The group will enjoy a continental breakfast daily plus four dinners. Participants will enjoy a guided tour of Nashville , including a stop at the Parthenon, the world’s only full-scale reproduction of the famous Greek Temple.

The trip also includes a ride on the Detla Flatboats inside the Opryland Hotel and a show at the famous Grand Ole Opry, a visit to the Country Music Hall of Fame and an opportunity to explore historic downtown Nashville . Guests will see a show at the Nashville Nightlife Dinner Theater, get a guided tour of Belle Meade Plantation and, visit the Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store.

The trip will end with a Farewell to Nashville dinner party that will include entertainment.

A deposit of $75 per person is necessary by Friday.

To reserve a spot or for questions, contact Steven Johnson at sjohnso11@niu.edu or call Carder Travel Ltd. at 815-756-1547.

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