Recreation

Trips & Tours

Trips & Tour Information:

  • 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.

Santa Barbara Orchid Adventure

Saturday, March 9
8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
$96 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Let’s visit Santa Barbara for their 76th Annual International Orchid Show located at the Earl Warren Showgrounds to view more than 20,000 species on display, featuring every shape and color of the bold and beautiful blooms at one of the largest and oldest orchid shows located on the West coast.  View art shows, demonstrations, and a juried exhibition of orchid-themed fine art and photography showcasing the work of local and regional artists.   On the way home, enjoy a lunch stop in Downtown Santa Barbara.  To register, please visit Santa Barbara Orchid Adventure.

Spring Has Sprung At The Carlsbad Ranch

Wednesday, April 10
8:15 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
$103 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Arrive at 10:30 a.m. for a self-guided audio, antique wagon tour of over fifty acres of ranunculus fields that offer a rainbow of color along the ocean side.  Time for shopping and browsing at the Armstrong Garden Center & Greenhouse before we head over to the Carlsbad Premium Outlet Mall for lunch and shopping on your own.   To register, please visit Spring Has Sprung At The Carlsbad Ranch.

Lavender Lights At 123 Farm

Thursday, May 16
3:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
$56 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

What a treat - an evening at the Highland Springs Ranch for the 20th Annual Lavender Festival located on the grounds of the 123 Farm, including live music, food vendors, lavender infused items, and the view of 20 acres of organic lavender.  Wagon tours are available as the sun sets for a picturesque moment.  At night, enjoy over 100,000 lights that illuminate the farm – Fun you won’t want to miss out on!   To register, please visit Lavender Lights At 123 Farm.

Penne For Your Thoughts

Tuesday, June 11
9:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
$125 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Upon arrival into historic Little Italy in San Diego, you’ll be greeted by your tour guide and taken to your lunch venue at Little Italy’s oldest restaurant, Filipp’s Pizza Grotto, for antipasto salad, Lasagna with meat sauce (vegetarian option available), garlic bread, non-alcoholic beverage, Sicilian cannoli, and assorted Italian cookies for dessert.  After lunch, enjoy a senior-friendly guided tour of Little Italy, with special access inside Little Italy’s historic church.  Time on your own for shopping and visiting the food emporium, bakeries, etc. prior to our return trip home.  To register, please visit Penne For Your Thoughts.

Gondola Get-A-Way

Thursday, July 25
9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
$133 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Enjoy a one-hour cruise gliding through the tranquil waterways of the exclusive area of Belmont Shores on an authentic gondola, as your experienced gondolier serenades you through the canal. Then, we'll head over to Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. for lunch (included) with a choice of Fried Shrimp, Fish & Chips, Cheeseburger with a choice of chicken or shrimp. All meals are served with a non-alcoholic beverage and dessert. Time for browsing and shopping on own at Shoreline Village before returning home.  To register, please visit Gondola Get-A-Way.

Sunshine Along The Santa Barbara Shoreline

Wednesday, August 14
8:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
$111.50 Per Person
5 Yrs & Up

Start the day off at Stearn's Wharf with a short stroll at California's oldest working wharf. Continue to enjoy the fresh ocean breeze and lunch on your own today at one of the many restaurants to choose from, along with time for browsing and shopping prior to our afternoon land and sea tour of Santa Barbara. The 90-minute narrated adventure aboard Santa Barabara's original amphibious tour vehicle, "Landshark", includes exquisite views of the Santa Barbara coastline, the American Riviera, and the Santa Ynez Mountains, as seen only from a boat at sea.  To register, please visit Sunshine Along The Santa Barbara Shoreline.

City
of
Upland
California

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

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