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NIU Annuitants plan trip to Nashville

Published: Thursday, April 18, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

Six spaces remain on the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association trip to Nashville. The trip will take place from May 20 to 24 and is open to NIU Annuitants and their friends.

The group will enjoy a daily continental breakfast and four dinners. They will be given a guided tour of Nashville, including a stop at the Parthenon, the world’s only full-scale reproduction of the famous Greek temple. The trip also includes by a ride on the Delta Flatboats inside the Opryland Hotel, a show at the famous Grand Ole Opry (Lee Greenwood is among the scheduled artists), a visit to the Country Music Hall of Fame and an opportunity to explore historic downtown Nashville. Also included is a show at the Nashville Nightlife Dinner Theater, a guided tour of the Belle Meade Plantation, a visit to the Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, and a farewell to Nashville dinner party with entertainment.

To reserve a spot or for questions, contact Steven Johnson at sjohnso11@niu.edu or call Carder Travel Ltd. at 815-756-1547.

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