Senior Excursions

The City of Rosemead offers great excursions to seniors all year round. 
Excursions are offered to resident and non-resident seniors age 60 and older. Seating is based on a first register -first seated basis. Registration for senior trips are available online or inspersion.  Refund Policy  - Refunds for each excursion will only be given when recreation services re-sells your reservation to another party. An administration fee of $5 will be charged for all requested refunds. All senior excursions depart from the Garvey Center, located at 9108 Garvey Ave. 91770.

Palm Springs Ariel Tramway, April 23, 2024,
Resident $50 I Non-Resident $60

 Departs from Garvey Center at 8:45 A.M.
Calling all adventurous seniors! Embark on a cool and scenic journey aboard the world's largest rotating tramcar, the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Once at the top, you’ll be treated to lunch (included) with your choice of entrée, sides, beverage and dessert. After lunch, take a leisurely stroll along easy-going nature trails, soak in the panoramic views from the observation decks This exciting day trip offers a delightful escape from the desert heat, whisking you up to the crisp mountain air and breathtaking vistas of Mount San Jacinto State Park. Before heading home, the tour will briefly stop at Hadley’s for shopping.
Returns to Garvey Center at 5:30 P.M.


L. A. County Fair, May 24, 2024,
Resident $15 I Non-Resident $20

 Departs from Garvey Center at 10:30 A.M.
Craving thrills, delicious eats, and a taste of agriculture? Then join us for a senior trip to the Los Angeles County Fair! Immerse yourself in carnival rides, explore exhibits showcasing everything from livestock to award-winning pies, and indulge in classic fair food – it's a fun-filled day trip packed with entertainment for everyone!
Returns to Garvey Center at 6:30 P.M.

Valley View Casino, May 24, 2024,
Resident $22 I Non-Resident $25

 Departs from Garvey Center at 8:15 A.M.
Calling all lucky seniors! Join us for an exciting afternoon of video game play including slots, poker, keno and more at Valley View Casino. This trip offers a chance to socialize with friends, try your luck at some classic casino games, and enjoy a delicious meal – all in a comfortable and welcoming environment. New members who sign up at the players club will receive a Bluetooth speaker, $10 in free Moreplay (slot play) and $10 in Matchplay (table play).  
Returns to Garvey Center at 6:00 P.M.


Catalina Express, June 20, 2024,
Resident $85 I Non-Resident $95

 Departs from Garvey Center at 7:30 A.M.
Step aboard for a carefree day trip to Catalina Island, a sun-drenched paradise just off the California coast! This senior adventure offers a delightful mix of relaxation, exploration, and activities tailored for a fun-filled and comfortable day. Unwind on the comfortable ferry ride from the mainland, soaking in the ocean breeze and coastal views as excitement builds for your island adventure. Upon arrival in Avalon Harbor, delve into the island's heart. Explore the vibrant waterfront lined with shops, cafes and beaches. Don’t forget to pack sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat for sun protection, especially during the summer months.
Returns to Garvey Center at 8:30 P.M.