Welcome to Day Trippin with Patty & Vicky, LLC in Vero Beach, Florida

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Through the Eyes of  Beanie Backus

Start your day visiting the newly renovated and expanded A. E, Backus Museum & Gallery in Ft. Pierce—located on the Indian River Lagoon. Beanie Backus had a
passion for painting landscapes and one of those landscapes was the beautiful Indian River Lagoon. Receive a guided tour at the Backus Museum/Gallery and learn about what /who inspired Backus and his rich history in St. Lucie County. Following lunch (on
your own), you will take a beautiful relaxing boat cruise on the Indian River Lagoon. Two bus pickup sites.

Cost: $75—includes bus transportation, museum admission/guided tour and 90 minute boat ride on the Lagoon. Lunch will be on your own at
one of the many eateries located in the waterfront area — i.e., Tiki Bar, Cobb’s
Landing, Uncle Carlos, 2nd Street Bistro, etc.

Sunday, April 29, 2018
Sunday Brunch & Mimosas at The Historic Seminole Inn in Indiantown

Join Day Trippin’ with Patti & Vicky for Sunday Brunch at the historic Seminole Inn in Indiantown. Group will depart Vero Beach/Ft. Pierce at 10:00 AM and arrive in time for the 12 Noon seating. Brunch buffet consists of traditional breakfast items (eggs prepared many ways, sausage, bacon, potatoes, grits, etc. , as well as, traditional Sunday luncheon dishes—i.e., Seminole Inn’s famous fried chicken and roast beef. There is not a bar at the Seminole Inn, but Patti and Vicky have been given permission to serve their own Mimosas! The Seminole Inn is rich with history and charm. Please join us!

Cost: $100 pp—includes transportation, Brunch & Mimosas. Two pickup sites—Vero Beach & Ft. Pierce.  DOWNLOAD THE FLYER

Saturday, May 5, 2018
Cinco de Mayo  Sunset Boat Cruise

Grab your favorite sombrero and celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Day Trippin’ with Patti & Vicky aboard Captain Chop’s boat, The Gator.  Bus will depart Vero Beach at 4:30 PM from the IHOP parking lot on State Road 60 and will take us to the Fort Pierce Marina where we will board  Capt. Chop’s boat for a 5:30 PM departure.  At this time, we should still see graceful dolphins and a variety of birds coming in to roost for the night.  While cruising along the Indian River  Lagoon awaiting a beautiful sunset, we will also enjoy Cinco de Mayo libations and food!

Cost:  $75 pp  
 Includes bus transportation to & from Fort Pierce Marina, 2-hr. boat cruise,   Cinco de Mayo libations, chips, guacamole dip, salsa and more! Please bring extra jacket or wrap for evening temperatures.  Remember to dress festive!


Saturday, May 19, 2018
We're live with the chimps in Fort Pierce

Visit and tour the Save the Chimps Sanctuary located in western Ft. Pierce.  We will  Tour the Chimps’ Campus by trolley and we will meet one of the veterinarians who  has the privilege of working with these amazing chimps.  Following our morning at  the  Sanctuary, we will enjoy lunch at the Tin Roof Bar & Grille in Ft. Pierce.  Vicky and I tried the food and it is good (and they have a full bar)!   You will have four great selections.   wo bus pickup sites.

Cost:  $125 includes bus transportation, Sanctuary admission/membership, tour and lunch (alcoholic beverages are at your own expense). DOWNLOAD THE FLYER


Thursday, June 21, 2018
Summer Solstice  Sunset Boat Cruise

Celebrate Summer Solstice 2018 with Day Trippin’ with Patti & Vicky as they usher in Summer aboard Capt. Chop’s boat, The Gator.  Enjoy summer libations and food while cruising’ along the Indian River Lagoon in the late afternoon/early evening with hopes of seeing playful dolphins and  birds as they settle in for the night.  A relaxing and peaceful way to begin Summer in Florida! Bus will depart from Vero Beach IHOP (State Road 60) at 4:30 PM.  There may be a second pickup in North Fort Pierce at 5:00 PM if necessary.  

Cost:  $75 pp  
Includes bus transportation to & from Fort Pierce Marina, two-hour boat cruise,   libations (wine/beer) and summer snacks.