Trolley Wine Tour – Christmas Edition

Join us for an all-inclusive wine tour experience aboard the Excelsior Springs Chamber Trolley! Your adventure begins at Willow Spring Mercantile with a gourmet brunch in the wine cellar bistro paired with Missouri-made wines. Then we’ll hop aboard the trolley and head out to Four Horses & a Dog Winery, followed by Van Till Family Farm Winery. The last stop on the tour is  Dubious Claims Brewing Company before we conclude back in downtown Excelsior Springs. Each winery stop includes a full tasting experience. Plus, you’ll receive a souvenir 6-bottle wine bag to fill up with your favorite wines!

Brunch includes made from scratch sausage and vegetable quiche, spinach salad with fresh berries, and fresh fruit. A chocolate cappuccino brownie is served for dessert. A wine flight with your choice of sweet or dry wines will accompany the meal. If you have any dietary restrictions, please let us know when you register so the restaurant can accommodate.
Fees/Admission:
Tickets are $99 per person and include gourmet brunch paired with wine, transportation aboard the trolley, and full tasting experiences at three local wineries.

Time Information:
Guests are asked to arrive by 10:15 am for check-in and seating. Brunch will be served promptly at 10:30 am. Tours will conclude at or around 5:00 pm.

*If you are part of a group, please let us know the names of everyone in your party, so we can set tables accordingly.

*Excelsior Springs can be difficult to navigate if you are not familiar with the town’s layout, so please plan to arrive with enough time to find parking, use the restroom, etc. Also, many of the shops close at 5pm Saturday and are not open on Sundays, so if you’d like to shop, we recommend shopping Saturday morning. If you are staying at the Elms, Inn on Crescent Lake, Sunnyside Cottage or Payne Jailhouse and would like the trolley to pick you up there, please let us know in advance and our driver would be happy to do so. 

Please understand that the tour cannot wait on you to start if you arrive late. We greatly appreciate your promptness and consideration of our other guests. If you get lost, will be late, or cannot make it for some reason, please call Willow Spring Mercantile at 816-630-7467 to let us know, and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Advance ticket purchase is required as tours are very popular and often sell out weeks in advance. In order for the venues to be adequately prepared, we can accept reservations up to 2 days before the tour. If you’d like to purchase available tickets within 48 hours of the tour, please contact the Chamber at 816-630-6161 to make sure that we can accommodate. The Chamber reserves the right to cancel if there are less than 15 reservations, in which case, you can be moved to another tour date or your ticket purchase will be refunded. We also have a 48 hour cancelation policy, which states that no refunds are given within 48 hours of the tour. If you have any dietary restrictions, please let us know so that the restaurant can accommodate. 

Holly Jolly Trolley Lights Tour

Join us for a family friendly night on the Excelsior Springs Trolley! Hop on at the Hitch lot located behind Fishing River Market (414 S.Thompson Ave.) and venture out on a magical lighted tour of Excelsior Springs, finishing through The Lane of Lights. Donations to the Lane of Lights are encouraged when you step aboard the trolley. The tour concludes back in downtown.

Fees/Admission:
Tickets are $10 per person. Kids 3 and under are free.*

Time Information:
Tours departs throughout the evening. See booking schedule for details.
Please arrive 10 minutes before tour departs for check in.

*Please indicate in the notes section if you are bringing any children 3 and under so we have an idea how many people total to expect. Children must sit on parents lap if not purchasing a seat for them.

Family Night Holiday Lights

Join us for a family friendly night out on the trolley. We will start by filling everyone up with dinner at Muggs Diner. Adults will have their choice between two options: Cheeseburger with french fries OR a Chicken Salad. Each entree will be served with your choice of a NON-Alcoholic beverage. Children 10 and under will also have the choice between two options: cheeseburger w/fries or chicken strips w/fries, and drink. After dinner, guests will load the trolley and head out on a magical lighted tour ending with a trip through the “Lane of Lights.” Be prepared to sing your favorite Christmas carols, relax and have FUN!!

Fees/Admission:
Tickets are $20 per adult and $12 per child (age 10 and under). This includes meal and lighted trolley route. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to 6:30pm for check-in.

Time Information:
Dinner will be served around 6pm and finish up by 7:30pm. From 7:30pm- 8:30pm the trolley will head out on a magical lighted tour finishing with The Lane of Lights.

Adult Only Holly Jolly Light Tours

Join us for an adult night out aboard the trolley. We will start by filling everyone up with dinner at Dubious Claims Brewing Company. Adults will have their choice between two options:
Skylas Mac & Cheese OR the Creamy Alfredo Pasta. Each entree will be served with a brewmaster’s choice 12oz beer. After dinner, guests will load the trolley and head out on a magical lighted tour. Before ending, the trolley will take guests inside The Elm’s Hotel for a festive cocktail and a look around too take in all the beautiful Christmas decor. Before the tour ends the trolley will take a trip through the “Lane of Lights.” Be prepared to sing your favorite Christmas carols, relax and have FUN!!

When purchasing your tickets PLEASE decide what you would like for dinner and choose that ticket, by knowing in advance this will help the night run smoothly.

You may purchase extra food or dessert at your own expense, please let the server know you need a separate ticket. GRATUITY NOT INCLUDED, don’t forget to tip your server and the trolley driver!

Fees/Admission:
Tickets are $39.99 per adult. This includes meal, beer, cocktail from the Elms and lighted trolley route. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to 6:30pm for check-in.

Time Information:
Dinner will be served around 6:45pm and finish up by 8pm. From 8pm- 9pm the trolley will head out on a magical lighted tour finishing with The Lane of Lights. The trolley will return guests to Dubious Claims Brewery around 9:45pm.