Gibson Senior Center

GSC Trips & Tours

  • All trips depart from the west side of Magnolia Park, located at 651 W. 15th Street, Upland.
  • Please arrive no later than 20 minutes prior to departure time.
  • First registered, first boarded.
  • Refunds will only be made available if there is a wait list and your reservation can be resold.
  • To register by phone, please contact Upland Recreation and Community Services at (909) 931-4280.

Apple Days In Julian

Thursday, October 13 and Thursday, October 20
8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
$44 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Our first stop today will be at Dudley's Bakery located in Santa Ysabel before arriving into Julian, the historic gold mining town located approximately an hour east of San Diego. It is the premier mountain retreat in the county and is unique in that it has four seasons. Although famous for apples and their superb apple pie, one can enjoy all year round. Specialty shops line the streets with several choices for lunch on your own today. Then, stop in at one of the local wineries, take a horse-drawn carriage through town or just sit and relax. The day is yours...enjoy!  To register,  please visit Apple Days In Julian.

Crazy Over Carlsbad

Sunday, November 6
7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
$40 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Spend the day in the City of Carlsbad for one of the largest street fairs in the nation, with over 900- vendors for this bi-annual event! Enjoy an International food court and some early holiday shopping for clothing, accessories, plants, household items, art & antiques, home decor, food, and much more! Don't forget your walking shoes!  To register, please visit Crazy Over Carlsbad.

A "Surfin'" Holiday!

Sunday, December 18
11:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
$116 Per Person
5 yrs & Up

Arrive at the Grant Event Center located in Long Beach for a special holiday event, including lunch and show. Lunch choices include: Honey Baked Ham served with all the fixins, or Butternut Squash Ravioli, with dinner salad, coffee, tea, and a cinnamon apple tart and ice cream for dessert. This 90-minute performance will get you in the spirit with a tribute to the Beach Boxy, including some of the most recognized classics, "Little St. Nick", "Frosty The Snowman", "Santa's Beard", and "White Christmas", plus much more!  To register, please visit A "Surfin'" Holiday!

Richard Nixon Library

Thursday, February 9
9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
$66 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Arrive at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library & Birthplace in Yorba Linda for a two-hour, self-guided tour, admission included. The museum hosts galleries featuring permanent pieces that were gifts of state and personal possessions of the Nixon family, a theater, and gardens along with the gravesites of the former President and his wife, Pat. One of the highlights of a trip to the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum is the chance to step aboard Army One; the helicopter used by President's Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford. The helicopter has been restored and now on permanent display at the Library, along with the small farmhouse that Richard Nixon was born in that was moved to the museum. Enjoy a bit of shopping and a lunch stop in Anaheim in Downtown Disney.  To register, please visit Richard Nixon Library.

Giddy About The Getty

Tuesday, March 14
8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
$49 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Spend the day at the beautiful Getty Villa located in Pacific Palisades, home of the J. Paul Getty Museum's collection of approximately 44,000 Greek, Roman, and Etruscan antiquities. Over 1,200 works are on view in 23 galleries devoted to the permanent collection, with five additional galleries for changing exhibitions. The collection and changing exhibitions at the Getty offer 7,000 years of ancient art from the end of the Stone Age to the fall of the Roman Empire. Lunch is on your own today at the museum café, with a large menu to choose from with outdoor and indoor seating or the coffee kiosk where you can find fresh sandwiches, soups, baked goods, and more. You are also welcome to bring your own lunch to enjoy.  To register, please visit Giddy About The Getty


460 N. Euclid Avenue
Upland, CA 91786
(909) 931-4100

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Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.