Senior Travel Program

Located at Hazelwood Park Senior Center
553 Brock Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02744
Tel: 508-991-6171
Fax: 508-991-6163

Travel Office Hours
Tuesday – Thursday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
to collect trip money and distribute tickets and brochures

Our fliers will be available at all Senior Center Sites for your convenience
Our tours are available to seniors 50 and older

Spring Tours

April 5, 2020 – Jesus Christ Superstar

April 20, 2020 – Twin Rivers

April 29, 2020 – Harvard Museum of Natural History

May 20, 2020 – Carol King Best of Times 2020

May 27, 2020 – Lobster Roll Cruise

June 3, 2020 – Mount Edith Wharton’s Home & Garden tour

June 17, 2020 – Capt’n Jack’s Lobsterbake

June 24, 2020 – Lady Katherine Luncheon Cruise


Responsibilities of Participants:

  • Make any unusual requests regarding rooms or meals when making your reservations
  • Read over the material provided for an overnight trip to make certain that no changes have occurred and to respond to the office for any requested information
  • Make certain the check is properly filled out and sent to the office in a timely manner
  • Deposits are not refundable
  • Keep the office posted on any address or phone number changes
  • Keep the office posted on any prescription or medical changes
  • Ensure that there is a current medical form on file for the traveler
  • Arrive at the departure point twenty minutes prior to departure

Parking at the pick-up stops is done at your own risk. The property owner of the pick-up stops and the City of New Bedford are not responsible for any damages that could occur.

Pick-up-Points – your travel departure points vary depending on the trip.

One-day tours will depart from the following New Bedford locations:

  • South End – Benny’s Store on Dartmouth Street
  • Downtown/Center – New Bedford Hotel Apartments on Pleasant Street
  • North End – Stop & Shop on King’s Highway

All overnight tours depart from:

  • Stop & Shop on King’s Highway
  • New Bedford Hotel Apartments on Pleasant Street

These are the only pick-up and drop-off points. Participants are reminded to arrive at the bus at least 20 minutes prior to the departure time.

Payments and Cancellation Policies

On Day Tours – Cancellations are accepted 14 days prior to tour to receive partial refund.  If cancellation is made within the 14 day prior and we cannot resell your seat, your payment will be forfeited.  Your full payments for tours are due 5 weeks before a day trip and 6 weeks before show tours.  If payment is not received within 7 days from notice of date due, your reservation will be cancelled. (Overnight tours policy differs, check with office)


Contact: Jan Barrette – Senior Travel Coordinator
Office: Hazelwood Senior Center (553 Brock Avenue)
Phone: 508-991-6171 FAX: 508-991-6163