Our flagship tour now includes a trip to the top of Terminal Tower! After a fun-filled bus ride, we’ll enjoy shopping at the West Side Market , the 105-year-old Cleveland landmark packed with a staggering array of fresh foods and ingredients. You’ll find an impressive ethnic diversity, from Bulgarian feta to Irish pasties to Mexican mole.
- Visit a family-owned bakery and a European import shop, where owners will share samples and stories.
- Stop for a bite at a jaw-droppingly beautiful gourmet restaurant.The chef will custom-craft a tasting for our Foodie Field Trip guests, then take us on a behind-the-scenes tour.
- Enjoy sensory overload at a spice emporium.
- New! Take a trip to the top of Terminal Tower for a stunning view of Lake Erie and downtown Cleveland.
- Enjoy a wine cooler at a locally owned gift shop.
- Relax at an award-winning pub to sip locally crafted beer or fresh brewed coffee, along with tastes of signature menu items.
- Check out the former Rialto Theater in its new “sweet” incarnation.
Price includes transportation, all food and drink, tips, tours and talks — plus a few surprises and prizes!
July 18, 2019 (sold out)
Adding new date! JUNE 27
New for 2019- Our Grapes and Grains tour! Whether you prefer stem, stein or shot, this tour has a beverage for you. We will wander through the rolling hills of Coschocton County on our way to visit wineries, a brewery and a distillery.
The Foodie Field Trip motto is “Sip, Sample, Shop,” so we will be enjoying all three during this day-long tour. We’ve found two fabulous shopping stops, with unusual items you might not find closer to home. And of course, there will be delicious food. We will be noshing on the bus, enjoying coffee and a treat at a locally owned bakery, and eating lunch at a locally owned restaurant. As always, there will be hijinks on board to make the travel time fly. Get ready for games and prizes, treats and recipes.
Bus loads at 9:45 a.m. at the 30th Street Plaza in Canton. The $99 fee covers bus, beverages, food, tours, tax and tip.
May 8 (sold out)
Our 2019 Cleveland tour will feature a tour of a downtown landmark, a meal in a room with a view, a surprising beverage, and chocolate. Mmmmm, chocolate. Of course there’s more, including time to shop at the venerable West Side Market. The noshing begins with a breakfast treat in Akron. As always, there will be hijinks on board, with games and prizes.
The $93 fee includes bus, tours, all food and drink and tips. Please note new boarding times. Bus loads at 7:10 – 7:20 a.m. in front of Kohl’s, 2025 W. State, Alliance, and 7:50 – 8:00 at Fishers Foods, 8100 Cleveland Ave. N., North Canton.
May 22, 2019 (2 seats left)
If you missed out on this wildly popular tour last summer, here’s your chance to see what everyone was raving about. And no price increase!
Who would know best where to find the most amazing restaurant dishes? Chefs! We asked some well-known Cleveland chefs to recommend their favorites, from appetizers to desserts.
On this tour, new for 2018, we will follow in the footsteps of some of Cleveland’s famous chefs, including Michael Symon, Zack Bruell, and Jonathan Sawyer. We are excited to announce that one of our stops is a hip new eatery in the district many of you have been clamoring to visit – the Flats East Bank.
Our day starts with breakfast at a diner, where we wil enjoy one of Michael Symon’s favorite dishes. Like all our tours, our day will include a stop at the venerable West Side Market.
The $89 fee includes the bus ride, all food, plus tips, talks and tours. Bus loads at 7:15 a.m. in front of the Kohls in Alliance and at 7:55 a.m. At Fishers Foods, 8100 Cleveland Ave. N, North Canton.
AS SEEN ON TV. Our very popular tour from the 2017 season includes dishes so great they have been featured on the Food Network or other TV channels. Wear your stretchy pants – this one is filling!
After a fun-filled bus ride to Cleveland, our first stop will be for a iconic Cleveland treat from a famous food truck that was featured on two TV shows. Then we will head to the venerable West Side Market for some shopping. (Several places at the Market have been featured on TV – your guide will tell you which ones and what to buy.) The rest of the day includes two, yes two, lunches, specialty shops and a sweet suprise. Hint – “I scream, you scream, we all scream for …” Eight TV-worthy stops in all.
The $89 fee includes the bus ride, all food and beverages, plus tips, talks and tours. Board 7:15-7:25 a.m. in front of the Kohl’s in Alliance and 8-8:15 at Fishers Foods, 8100 Cleveland Ave. N., North Canton.