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Heather Tours, Powell River, British Columbia

CELEBRATING 10 YEARS IN BUSINESS! 2004-2014

Offering local charter bus service in the Powell River area of British Columbia with theatre, concert, sightseeing and casino tours to Vancouver and Vancouver Island.

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Winter/Spring 2014
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No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.
~Proverb

Listed below are tours that are being offered from March thru' June. Further information, including prices, can be obtained by contacting the office at 604-483-3345 or by clicking the Contact link above.

Office hours for January and February are Tuesdays only from 10:30am-4:30pm.. Office hours from March 1 - June 30 are 10:30am - 4:30pm, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

The answering machine is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please leave a message and we will do our best to get back to you as soon as possible.

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Would you like to come on a tour, but you don't have a partner? Give the office a call and we'll see what we can do!



WINTER/SPRING 2014 SCHEDULE

If you are interested in any of the following Theatre, Music, Sightseeing, or Casino tours, please contact the office.

Please note that the Casino tours are at the end of the page.

  • Sunday, March 23 - Wednesday, March 26
    Celtic Woman - Abbotsford and Harrison Hot Springs Resort
    Celtic Woman Harrison Spa

    This tour will feature one night in Abbotsford to hear Celtic Woman in their "Emerald Tour" concert - their only B.C. visit, followed by two nights and three days at the luxurious Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa.

    Travel; accommodation (one night in Abbotsford and two nights in Harrison Hot Springs); concert ticket; most meals; sightseeing; gratuities, and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.
    Please confirm before February 23, 2014.

  • Wednesday, April 16 - Thursday, April 17
    On Golden Pond - Sid Williams Theatre, Courtenay
    On Golden Pond

    A Courtenay Little Theatre production. On Golden Pond is a wonderful love story about Ethel and Norman Thayer, a spirited and lovable elderly couple, who are spending their 48th summer at their cabin in Maine. This funny, touching story will leave you believing in the power of love.

    Travel; accommodation (one night in Courtenay); theatre ticket; dinner and breakfast; sightseeing; gratuities; and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.
    Please confirm before March 16, 2014.

  • Friday, May 2 - Sunday, May 4
    Thoroughly Modern Millie - McPherson Theatre, Victoria and Butchart Gardens & Horticultural Centre for the Pacific
    Modern Millie

    A Victoria Operatic Society production. Millie Dillmount, a fearless young lady fresh from Salina, Kansas, and determined to experience life, sets out to see the world in the rip-roaring Twenties. With high spirits and wearing one of those new high hemlines, she arrives in New York to test the "modern" ideas she had been reading about back in Kansas: "I've taken the girl out of Kansas. Now I have to take Kansas out of the girl!" Butchart Gardens

    Butchart Gardens is one of the world's premier show gardens, and a designated National Historic Site of Canada. The Horticultural Centre for the Pacific has been known as the 'Garden for Gardeners' since 1979. Known by many as Glendale Gardens, the nine acres of spectacular demonstration gardens showcase over 10,000 varieties of plants.

    Travel; accommodation (two nights in Victoria); theatre ticket; entrance fees; most meals; sightseeing; gratuities, and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.
    Please confirm before April 2, 2014.

  • Tuesday, May 20 - Thursday, May 22
    Explore Northern Vancouver Island
    North Vancouver Island

    BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! We had an incredible time on our trip in 2012 and have been asked if we would do it again. Northern Vancouver Island is home to approximately 15,000 people living in the communities of Alert Bay, Beaver Cove, Coal Harbour, Echo Bay, Holberg, Port Alice, Port Hardy, Port McNeill, Quatsino, Sayward-Kelsey Bay, Sointula, Tahsis, Telegraph Cove, Winter Harbour, Woss, and Zeballos. Join us in exploring the north half of the Island on this educational, inspirational and exciting adventure. You will be pleasantly surprised to discover that the area is more than just trees! U'Mista Centre

    Travel; accommodation (two nights on Vancouver Island); most meals; museum entrance fees; sightseeing; gratuities; and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.
    Please confirm before April 20, 2014.

  • Sunday, June 8 - Tuesday, June 10
    Frances Barkley Freighter, Port Alberni to Ucluelet
    Francis Barkley

    "You are about to spend a day much as you might have done over 70 years ago, when the Lady Rose was a baby and the principal means of transportation along the B.C. coast was by ships and crew similar toáthe Lady Rose and today'sá Frances Barkley. TheáFrances Barkleyáemulates the slower pace of life of yesteryear and while aboard you'll have plenty of time to look for wildlife and enjoy the scenery as well as make the acquaintance of your fellow passengers. Pacific Rim Bear

    "You are invited to share your experiences with the ship's crew when they are not engaged in landing at a wharf of float, or loading/unloading freight. They will be pleased to answer your questions and provide assistance.á So bring your binoculars,áyour camera (don't forget extra batteries and media cards), a warm jacket and casual clothes (you're going aboard a working packet freighter) and thoroughly enjoy your day!"
    Francis Barkley website

    Travel; accommodation (two nights in Port Alberni); freighter ticket; side tour fee; most meals; sightseeing; gratuities; and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.
    Please confirm before May 8, 2014.

  • Wednesday, June 25 - Friday, June 27
    Les MisÚrables - Chemainus Theatre and Lavender Farm, Cowichan Valley
    Les Mis

    Les MisÚrables. This musical phenomenon sweeps its audiences through an epic tale of passion and destruction in 19th century France. Discover a nation in the grip of revolution as convict Jean Valjean, on the run and in a fight for his life, sacrifices everything to protect the people he loves. Fight. Dream. Hope. Love. Lavender

    Close to Duncan is a two-acre lavender farm with a labyrinth that is designed to please the senses of all who come to visit. At Cowichan Valley Lavender Labyrinth there are live plants for your garden or you can buy lavender by the pound or bundle, fresh or dried, at the charming "farm-gate store" that is bursting with aromatic wonders.

    Travel; accommodation (two nights in Chemainus); theatre ticket; side tour fee; most meals; sightseeing; gratuities; and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.
    Please confirm before May 25, 2014.


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    CASINO TOURS

  • Nanaimo Casino Day Trip
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    Join us on this outing to the Hub City of Vancouver Island! The Heather Tours bus will take you to Casino Nanaimo. The bus seats 15 passengers and, as a result, we are running back to back to back trips (if necessary) to accommodate as many people as would like to make the trip. Travel and slot play voucher provided.

    Wed., March 12
    Please confirm before March 5, 2014.
    Tues. or Wed., April 1,2
    Please confirm before March 25, 2014.
    Tues. or Wed., May 6,7
    Please confirm before April 29, 2014.
    Mon. or Tues., June 3,4
    Please confirm before May 27, 2014.

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  • Weekend Casino Trip
    Quay

    Travel; accommodation (two nights at the beautiful Inn at the Quay, New Westminster); 2 breakfasts; travel to five casinos (Edgewater Casino in downtown Vancouver, Boulevard Casino in Coquitlam, Starlight Casino in New Westminster, River Rock Casino in Richmond, and the Grand Villa Casino in Burnaby); slot play coupons where available; gratuities, and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.

    Sat., March 8 - Mon. March 10 - Please confirm before February 20, 2014.
    Sat. March 15 - Mon. March 17 - Please confirm before February 27, 2014.
    Sat. April 12 - Mon. April 14 - Please confirm before March 27, 2014.

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  • Island Casino Hop
    Monday, April 28 - Wednesday, April 30
    Van Isle

    Travel; accommodation (first night in Victoria and second night in Nanaimo); travel to five casinos/gaming centres (Chances Gaming Entertainment in Duncan, Port Alberni and Courtenay; and Great Canadian Casinos in Nanaimo and Victoria); slot play coupons where available; two breakfasts, two lunches and one dinner; sightseeing; gratuities; and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.
    Please confirm before March 31, 2014.

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  • Four Day Casino Trip
    Slot

    Travel; accommodation (three nights at the beautiful Inn at the Quay, New Westminster); three breakfasts; travel to eight casinos (Grand Villa in Burnaby, Boulevard in Coquitlam, Starlight in New Westminster, River Rock in Richmond, Cascade in Langley and Fraser Downs in Cloverdale, Hastings Racecourse and Edgewater in Vancouver); slot play vouchers where applicable; gratuities; and door-to-door pickup will all be provided.

    Sat. May 10 - Tues. May 13, - Please confirm before April 24, 2014.
    Sat., June 14 - Tues. June 17 - Please confirm before May 29, 2014.


  • We would love to have you join us!