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Jamestown, NY - Do You Love Lucy?

Jun 28, 2020 - Jul 1, 2020

In light of the news surrounding coronavirus, our trip to Jamestown, NY - Do You Love Lucy? June 28-July 1, has been postponed. Please join us next year on our rescheduled date of June 27-30, 2021. Anyone booked on this trip can transfer their reservation & payment to our new date or will automatically receive a credit that can be used toward any future travel.

NEW DATE ADDED OF JUNE 247-30, 2021 - Return to trip listings to select different date.

4 Day(s) | 6 Meals


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • 2 Nights Chautauqua Harbor Hotel, Jamestown, NY
  • 1 Night Del Lago Resort & Casino, Waterloo, NY
  • Lucy Town Tour including the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum & Desilu Studios
  • National Comedy Center
  • Matinee Show: The Magic of Midler & Manilow Tribute Show
  • 6 Meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 dinners
  • Friendship Tours Escort


Day 1

Depart aboard our deluxe motorcoach for Jamestown, NY, Lucille Ball’s hometown. 2 nights accommodations at the new CHAUTAUQUA HARBOR HOTEL. Located in a beautiful and quaint lakefront community on the shores of historic Lake Chautauqua, featuring beautifully appointed spacious LAKE VIEW guestrooms with wood floors and luxurious bedding, nightly turn down service, complimentary morning coffee /tea bar on every floor, fitness center, indoor & outdoor swimming pools, restaurant & lounge. Dinner in our hotel tonight.

Day 2

Experience the legacy of Lucille Ball in her hometown of Jamestown, NY. See the home she was born in, the house she grew up in and the cemetery where she and her family rests on our LUCY TOWN TOUR. Explore the LUCILLE BALL DESI ARNAZ MUSEUM AND DESILU STUDIOS where you get an inside look at the couple’s personal life and see the sets and costumes worn in the show. This afternoon visit the NATIONAL COMEDY CENTER, the first state of the art museum dedicated to telling the vital story of comedy in America. More than 50 immersive exhibits take you on an interactive journey through comedy history, from early vaudeville acts to the latest comedy. Dinner tonight in the TROPICANA ROOM, a recreation of the nightclub that Ricky Ricardo owned on I Love Lucy.

Day 3

We depart our hotel this morning and head to the Finger Lakes region. Overnight at the DEL LAGO RESORT & CASINO in Waterloo, NY featuring spacious guestrooms, spa and 8 different dining options. Try your hand at lady luck with 66 table games and over 1650 slot machines. CASINO: $30 PP SLOT, MATINEE SHOW, DINNER BUFFET, BREAKFAST BUFFET MATINEE SHOW: THE MAGIC OF MIDLER & MANILOW TRIBUTE SHOW

Day 4

This afternoon we head for home with our laughter filled time in New York.

Departure Locations

West Hartford/New Britain

Depart: 7:00 AM

Return: 7:15 PM

Commuter Lot across from Target, Village Square Rd & Hartford Rd., New Britain / West Hartford
Please park on the left side of the lot as you enter the driveway.


Depart: 7:30 AM

Return: 6:45 PM

Manchester, Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland Street & Pleasant Valley Road









Payment Policy

DEPOSIT: $250 per person due with reservations; FINAL PAYMENT: EXTENDED UNTIL JUNE 1, 2020

Cancellation Policy

If a passenger cancels from deposit to May 4, 2020 fee of $125.00 pp; May 5, 2020 to June 11, 2020 fee of $300.00 pp; no refunds if canceled on June 12, 2020 or later unless a substitute is provided.

Trip Protection Policy

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Aon Affinity administers the NTA Travel Protection plan designed specifically for members of the National Tour Association. The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within 14 days of your deposit or initial payment. Purchase of the plan within this time period also provides eligibility for the Financial Insolvency benefit. Traveling companions / roommates are required to take the same plan (Basic or Enhanced) in order to be properly covered. Premium is non-refundable once paid. Three ways to enroll:

1. Website: https://nta.aontravelprotect.com Tour Operator Location #076068. You can also view plan details on this site.

2. Call Aon 1-800-388-1470. Tour Operator Location #076068. Customer service agents can also answer questions about each plan.

3. Call Friendship Tours / The Ship Shop 860-243-1630 or 800-243-1630

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