Spring and summer bus trips announced

MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department has announced its upcoming spring and summer bus trips. Both trips are open to residents or non-residents.

    Mohegan Sun Casino Bus Trip – May 19

Come join us and test your luck at Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut. At this casino, you can take your pick of more than 5,000 slot machines and more than 300 table games. You don’t need to be an experienced game player to enjoy this trip. There is something for people of all skill levels. The fee for this trip is $40 per person. The fee includes transportation both ways, a $10 gaming voucher and a $10 food voucher.

The bus will depart from the Park and Ride off exit 8 in Nashua at 8 a.m., and will return at about 6 p.m. All participants must be pre-registered, and seats are limited. The registration deadline is April 27.

    New York City Bus Trip – June 16

Want to see New York? Don’t want to drive and spend half the day looking for parking? At last, a chance for you to get away to New York, New York! The Big Apple! You can spend the day shopping, sightseeing, taking in a show or visiting New York’s world-class museums. You will be on your own for the day to enjoy the city at your own pace.

The fee for this trip is only $60 per person, which includes your transportation to and from spectacular New York City.

The trip departs from the exit 8 Park and Ride in Nashua at about 6 a.m., and will arrive back in Nashua about midnight. There will be a brief stop at the halfway point both to and from New York for coffee, snacks and a restroom break. All participants must pre-register by May 21. Spots on the bus are first-come, first-serve.

For more information about the spring and summer bus trips, or to learn more about other upcoming programs and events, contact the Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department at 603-882-1046, by email at mcasparius@merrimacknh.gov, or visit www.merrimackparksandrec.org.