Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village – December 2 – 4, 2020
The Henry Ford Museum & Edsel and Eleanor Ford Home
WEDNESDAY – FRIDAY
DECEMBER 2 – 4, 2020
DATE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Depart Lafayette at 7:00 AM. Pickups for Delphi & Logansport/Peru may be arranged.
Includes motorcoach transportation, luggage handling, 5 meals (2 breakfasts, 1 lunches and 2 dinners), admissions per itinerary and Imperial Escort.
Step into the holiday spirit bustling with yuletide cheer. Sleigh bells, carols, fresh greens, handcrafted goods, food and warm beverages enchant at one of the nation’s most beloved annual traditions.
Christmas at Greenfield Village
Welcome to the most festive time of the year in Greenfield Village. Supper with Santa-Climb aboard for a horse-drawn carriage ride to A Taste of History® Restaurant for a casual buffet-style holiday turkey dinner with all the trimmings. Then, enjoy a holiday sing-along and farewell to Santa as he’s whisked away in a special Model T. After supper join Greenfield Village singers in a caroling procession to enter Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village. Mingle with merrymakers amid the smells of roasting chestnuts, crackling bonfires, carolers, fiddlers and sleigh bells! Every lantern-lit path leads you to discover a new winter wonder. Your experience includes: decorated homes and shops, holiday Vignettes presented in period attire, carolers and live musical performances and more. Find your reflection in a handcrafted ornament, Main Street brims with holiday goods, food and warm beverages. From the finest tinseled detail to the fireworks-filled sky that marks the evening’s finale, the holidays in Greenfield Village will make wonderful memories.
The Henry Ford Museum– Step into a world where past innovations fuel the imagination of future generations. A vibrant exploration of genius in all its forms, Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation allows you to experience the strides of America’s greatest minds while fully immersing yourself in their stories. Step inside the bus where Rosa Parks took a stand by taking a seat. Play pilot as you explore flight innovations, starting with the Wright brothers’ achievements, or make yourself at home inside Buckminster Fuller’s circular Dymaxion House.
Rouge Factory Tour– Pop open the hood on game-changing technology, sustainable design and sheer American grit at America’s greatest manufacturing experience. Get an inside look at the making of America’s most iconic truck, the Ford F-150, and immerse yourself in modern manufacturing’s most progressive concepts. Experience the awe-inspiring scale of a real factory floor as you rev up your inner engineer.
Genitti’s Hole in the Wall-Get ready for a delicious family style Italian dinner, side splitting seasonal comedy and cheer. It’s a hole in the wall but a funny hole in the wall where you will be treated better than family!
Edsel and Eleanor Ford Home– Step back in time for a guided tour of Edsel and Eleanor Ford’s beautiful lakeside home adorned with holiday decorations in this one-of-a-kind setting. Hear stories of the Ford family’s holiday traditions and how they graciously entertained hundreds of guests during grand parties. See some of Mrs. Ford’s original ornaments and decorations, and how rooms were arranged for Christmastime debutant teas for her granddaughters in the 1960s. After our tour we will enjoy an included lunch before returning home filled with the spirit of the season.