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Passport 50: Hop on Board!

Passport 50 Hop AboardIf your love to travel with fellow adventure-seekers, Planters Bank is the place to be! We travel to various destinations for day-trips and even longer adventures with fellow Planters Passport 50 members, and enjoy local events and happenings throughout the year. See our 2016 events below.

 Membership benefits of Passport 50* include: Advance notice of Passport 50 travel events; one guest per member is allowed on selected travel events Periodic Passport 50 Newsletters, which include itineraries of upcoming trips, recipes, topics of local interest, and bank news Invitations to exclusive in-house events – potluck suppers, financial seminars (i.e., Identity Theft, Trust) and other fun-filled activities.

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Lunch & Learn  
October 5, 2016
Trust "Lunch & Learn" Seminar

TOPIC: Cyber Security/Tips for Staying Secure

Hosted By: Scott Hancock, Senior Vice President & Trust Officer and Sherry Allen, Vice President and Trust Officer

There is no charge, but reservations must be made before October 3.  Please contact Carolyn Cobb at 270-890-1617. 


September 29, 2016
Spotlight on Barcelona

You're invited to a spotlight on Barcelona, a look at our upcoming Passport 50 trip from March 25- April 1,2017.  Please RSVP for the info session to Carolyn Cobb at 270-890-1617 or  

During the trip, enjoy the art, culture and history of extraordinary Barcelona on a six night exploration. Discover Antoni Gaudí's architectural masterpieces including magical Parc Güell and the imposing La Sagrada Familia. Mingle with the locals during a stroll through the famous La Boqueria open-air market. Stroll by medieval buildings and through the quaint squares of Barrio Gotico (Gothic Quarter) during a guided walking tour. Learn the secrets of Catalan cuisine during a private, fun–filled, interactive cooking class. Journey to the Penedès wine region and the historic Codorniu Winery to experience a tour and tasting of the area’s famous sparkling wine, known as cava. Admire the classic art deco buildings and seafront promenade of colorful Sitges. Visit the surreal Salvador Dali Museum and marvel at his imagination and works of art. Step back in time at Girona’s historic quarter, discovering Roman walls and the well-preserved medieval Jewish quarter.  

October 17-20, 2016
New River Ride & The Hatfield Train

Travel with us to Huntington, West Virginia in the peak of autumn for this fascinating trip. We'll begin with a narrated train ride through the New River Gorge to the Greenbrier for lunch and a tour of The Bunker. Enjoy historical sightseeing into the remote Southern Coalfields where you’ll learn the history of the Hatfield & McCoy Feud, plus the origination of the word Redneck

Halloween Soup  
October 27
Halloween Card Party & Soup Supper

Reservations are required. 

San Antonio
November 27-Dec 1st, 2016
Spotlight on San Antonio Holiday
5 Days 6 Meals

Relax Texas-style when you settle into your River Walk hotel on this 5 day Spotlight on San Antonio. Visit the legendary Alamo. Learn about the history of the San Antonio region at the South Texas Heritage Center. Be swept up in the romance of the Old West at a dude ranch in Bandera. Visit charming Fredericksburg nestled in the hill country and rich with German heritage. Discover the bold flavors of Texas wines and cuisine while dining at an olive orchard. Cruise along the Paseo del Rio and immerse yourself in the laid-back atmosphere of this Texas city. Enjoy Fiesta de las Luminarias where 122,000 lights illuminate the River Walk during holiday season.

Essential Experiences

Visit the Alamo where, in 1836, a battle was fought and men made the ultimate sacrifice to defend their freedom and the Republic of Texas.

Cruise the Paseo del Rio and experience 122,000 lights that illuminate the River Walk during the holiday season.


 For more information on Passport 50, please contact Carolyn Cobb at or call 270-890-1617. (Electronic mail is not secure and confidential. Please do not submit personal information via email.)

 * Passport 50 membership requires enrollment and is free to Planters customers who maintain a primary checking relationship in good standing. Non-Planters customers who wish to travel will be charged an annual fee of $25. This fee covers the communication cost for travel announcements and other activities.