Second Act Travel Program

SIH Travel Policies

Payment is due at time of reservation — call 877.480.4040 for reservations. For cancellations after the posted deadline, a refund is not issued unless another member can fill the vacated seat.

It is the responsibility of the The Second Act member to notify the The Second Act office at least 2 weeks prior to the cancellation deadline when he or she has a special need which will require special accommodations in order to allow them to travel. After appropriate notification, all reasonable efforts will be made by the program manager to accommodate the needs of the traveler.

Reservation Policy

When we post NEW trips in the newsletter, each will have a “RESERVATIONS ACCEPTED” note on them.  Delaying registration affords all members an equal opportunity to participate.

Activity Level Ratings

  • This rating system assists travelers in determining if they physically will be able to participate in a trip.
  • MINIMAL — Trip requires very little walking and standing. An example would include going to see a play and stopping for lunch.
  • MODERATE —Trip requires the ability to walk up to 1 mile, climb up to 10 steps, and stand for up to 1/2 hour. Some seating available, but not guaranteed.
  • HIGH — Trip requires the ability to walk at least two miles or more, stand for up to 1 hour, and have no trouble climbing steps. Examples of the level include shopping, multi-day trips and craft fairs.


Azalea Festival, Charleston, MO
Friday, April 20, 2018

Registration Call Date: Thursday, February 15
Registration Call-In Time: 9:00 AM
Activity Level: High
Cost:  Members $97   Non-members $107
Cancellation Deadline: Friday, April 6, 2018

It’s the 50th Annual Azalea & Dogwood Festival in Charleston, MO. We’ll tour the town, exploring the beautiful blooms. Includes soup and sandwiches at a local church, then we’ll take time to browse the local arts and craft fair. Enjoy dinner at the home of the throwed rolls, Lambert’s Café!


Phantom of the Opera at Fox Theatre, St. Louis
Thursday, May 10, 2018

Registration Call Date:  Tuesday, February 6
Registration Call-In Time: 9:00 AM
Activity Level: Low
Cost:  Members $124   Non-members $134
Cancellation Deadline: Thursday, March 1, 2018

It’s our most requested day trip! Let’s go to the Fox Theatre in St. Louis. Join us for one of the most successful Broadway musicals, Phantom of the Opera. Includes dinner at Agostino’s Italian restaurant in Fairview Heights following the show.


Memphis, Tennessee & Tunica, Mississippi                              
May 21 – 23, 2018                                                                   
Activity Level: 2
Cost: Double $244        Single $293          Triple $224
Cancellation Deadline:    March, 20, 2018

Enjoy a two-night stay at the Casino Capital of the South, Tunica, Mississippi!  We’ll also head to Memphis to visit Sun Studios (this tour includes going up about 10 steps) giving you the unique story of rock and roll in the 1950s. Plan for some free time on historic Beale Street, too. Before heading home we’ll tour Graceland, mansion home of the King of rock and roll. This trip includes bus transportation and four meals.