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Southern Samplings Group Packages
(Group Size = 15)

An African American Focus in North Carolina Past and Present
An African American Focus on Slavery and the Civil War
Cruisin' Coastal Carolina
The Foothills Experience
From the Piedmont to the Mountains
Gardens of North Carolina
High Point Discovery
Holiday Winter Wonderland
Mayberry Days
The Muse of the Mountains
North Carolina Arts and Gardens Tour
The Outer Banks
Swing Through the South
Stroll Into The Past
White Water - White Wine!!

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Civil War Related Southern Samplings Packages

Touring the Great Battlefields of the American Civil War
In the Footsteps of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson
North Carolina in the Civil War
North Carolina and Virginia Civil War Sites

Student Tour Related Southern Samplings Packages
(Group Size = 40)

Mountain Fun In North Carolina
Myrtle Beach
Raft and Rail Excusion




Mayberry Days (A Celebration of Andy Griffith Days the Last Week of September Each Year---Exact Dates TBA)

Printable Version

5:30 pm - Dinner and Entertainment at Cross Creek Country Club includes an all-you-can-eat Southern Buffet with appearances and entertainment by special Mayberry Days guests.

9:00 pm - Movie: No Time for Sergeants at the Downtown Cinema Theatre.
Morning trip to the Mount Airy Visitor's Center for guided tour of Andy Griffith Memorabilia by Emmett Forrest, childhood friend of Andy's, short video orientation to Mount Airy and other attractions.

11:00 am - Mayberry Days Proclamation at Old City Hall - mayor and city commissioners on hand for official welcome to Maybeny Days special guests, entertainment.

12 noon - Lunch at the world famous Snappy Lunch (included).

1:30 pm - Neal Brower's lecture on TAGS related subject at Downtown Cinema Theatre OR some from the group can go back to the Andy Griffith Playhouse and enjoy live music and play some checkers, etc.

3:00 pm Doug Dillard Matinee at the Andy Griffith Playhouse.

7:00 pm "Memories of Elvis" concert at Downtown Cinema Theatre.

9:00 am - Mayberry Days Parade. Following the parade, go to the Andy Griffith Playhouse for autographs from the stars and to eat some delicious barbecue - Mount Airy will be hosting the Mayberry Days Pig Cookin' Contest and judges from the NC Pork Council will be on hand to present awards along with the Mayberry Days special guests, numerous activities and booths at the Playhouse.

2:00 pm - Mayberry Days Country Revue (variety show featuring Mayberry days guests) at the Andy Griffith Playhouse.

5:00 pm TAGSRWC The Andy Griffith Show Rerun Watchers Club) Annual Meeting and Dinner at the Downtown Cinema Theatre.

7:30 pm "Smoke on the Mountain" - Downtown Cinema Theatre - Southern Gospel musical comedy.

Package Includes:
3 Night's accommodations
Luggage handling of 1 bag per person
Escorted by Jean Wells Travel
Breakfast each morning
Lunch as mentioned on the itinerary
Dinner as mentioned on the itinerary
Tickets to all entries on the itinerary

Package does not include:
Motorcoach transportation
Gratuities for Escort

Cost is based on 40 paying participants.
One complimentary package per 15 paying participants.
Two complimentary packages per 30 paying participants.

Please Note - Tickets are available at this time. However, this is a very popular event and tickets will not be held without the full deposit, and they are non-refundable.

For more information call Jean Wells at:
336 725-1624 (Fax: 336 724-5852)
OR email them:


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Newsletter Date:
Tues, 01/30/18
JEAN WELLS TRAVEL presents: Macdougall Honeymoon to Australia

Hello Everyone,

Pam Davis, Indep. Contractor with JWT, had such a great experience working with the MacDougalls on their honeymoon to the "Land Down Under."  This couple really knows how to plan a honeymoon! Check out their commentary and a few of their pictures on the "Journeys" tab!


Warmest regards,



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