Gambling Getaway

Join us for our monthly trip to the Horseshoe Casino in Council Bluffs, IA.

The motorcoach will be at the Main Street Station parking lot in Grand Island (on the corner of College Street & Webb Road) at 7:15am and it will leave no later than 7:30am.  Continental breakfast will be served along the way with an arrival at the Horseshoe at around 10:15am.  We will depart the casino at 3:15pm with arrival back in Grand Island at 6:00pm.

Upcoming trips:

  • Wednesday, February 17
  • Wednesday, March 17 
  • Wednesday, April 14
  • Wednesday, May 12
  • Wednesday, June 16 
    • Horseshoe Casino will once again be allowing groups to come back in with a few changes.  Please read through the revisions below so that you understand what is now required due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  If you have questions please feel free to call our office.  We look forward to returning to travel and hope to see you on a trip with us soon!
      • Departure times and motor coach guidelines
        • 7:15am: Loading begins at Main Street Station
        • 7:30am: Departure
        • 7:40am: Pick up at Bosselman’s Truck Plaza (gravel lot SE of the  main building)
        • Rolls and bottled juice will be served on the motor coach.  No coffee will be served but you are welcome to bring your own onboard.
        • Masks are required on the motor coach unless you are eating or drinking.
        • When finished eating or drinking we ask that you please put your mask back on.
        • We will social distance as much as possible depending on the number of people onboard.
        • We ask that you sit with your traveling partner and we will leave seats empty when we can.
      • Horseshoe Casino guidelines and revisions
        • Guests are required to wear masks on property.  Exceptions are made if guests are eating, drinking or smoking.
        • The casino floors have been modified for social distancing.  Every other machine (occasionally every 2nd & 3rd) have been disabled to ensure adequate distance between guests.
        • Table games are limited to no more than 4 guests, and no more than 6 at craps tables.
        • If guests wish to smoke without masks there is a designated spot at Whiskey Roadhouse to do so.
        • Face masks are required at all restaurants until seated.
        • If guests need to leave the table before service is completed masks need to go back on.
        • New players cards will NOT be printed.  If you do not have your players card you will have to get a new one at the Rewards Counter with your ID upon arrival and let them know you are with the Gannon Travel group.
        • The buffet is closed at this time until further notice.  JB’s Cafe and Backstage Grill are open and guests can use their Rewards Credits at the cafe at your leisure.  Reminder that there is limited seating and eating at the same time with a large number of people in not suggested.
      • NEW PROMOTION in lieu of the buffet being closed
        • The amount of free play that you can receive with your Tier Hurdles has been increased from $15 to $30 (or the equivalent in Rewards Credits).
      • NEW Tier Hurdles
        • Upon arrival: Guests receive choice of $5 free slot play OR 500 Reward Credits
        • Earn 75 Tier Credits: Guests receive choice of $10 free slot play OR 1,000 Reward Credits
        • Earn 150 Tier Credits: Guests receive choice of $15 free slot play OR 1,500 Reward Credits

Tour Cost:  $35 per person

(Full payment is due with reservation)

Reservations as space is available.  Cancellation Policy:  If you are unable to make the trip you are signed up for please let us know.  Your name will be automatically moved to the next months date.  Name changes will not be charged.   We will pick up at the parking lot EAST OF MOTEL 6 (by Bosselman’s Travel Center) on the Northwest corner of the Hwy 281/I-80 exit & along Interstate 80 East, if needed.

April 2021