Arrival of Port Canaveral’s Newest Cruise Ship, Carnival Magic, Celebrated Today, Along With Official Grand Opening of The Ship’s New Guy Fieri-Designed BBQ Restaurant

Posted on: April 20th, 2016 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases

Carnival Cruise Line and the Canaveral Port Authority hosted a special event earlier today to celebrate the arrival of the Space Coast’s newest ship, the 130,000-ton Carnival Magic, and mark the official grand opening of the ship’s new Guy’s Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse designed by Food Network star Guy Fieri. The invitation-only event was […]

Carnival Brand Ambassador John Heald Entertained Military Families And Supporters At Recent Military Child Of The Year Awards In Washington DC; Honorees Awarded Special Trip To NYC To Attend U.S. Inaugural OF Carnival Vista

Posted on: April 19th, 2016 - Featured, News Blog

  Carnival Brand Ambassador John Heald delighted and entertained an audience of several hundred military personnel, military families and supporters of Operation Homefront as the official emcee of the 2016 Military Child of the Year Awards held recently in Washington, D.C. Operation Homefront, one of Carnival Cruise Lines’ primary charitable partners, is the national non-profit […]

Carnival Cruise Line’s Warm Chocolate Melting Cake Earns Top Honors in Porthole Cruise Magazine’s Editor in Chief Awards

Posted on: April 19th, 2016 - Featured, News Blog

The cruise industry’s most popular dessert – Carnival Cruise Line’s Warm Chocolate Melting Cake – has earned “Best Dessert” honors in Porthole Magazine’s Editor in Chief Awards.  The awards are selected by Porthole Magazine Editor in Chief Bill Panoff who recognizes cruise lines in a variety of product- and service-related categories. A staple on Carnival’s […]

Carnival Vista Completes Final Sea Trials In Adriatic Sea

Posted on: April 13th, 2016 - Featured, News Blog

  Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship, the 133,500-ton Carnival Vista, successfully completed its final sea trials in the Adriatic Sea earlier this week in anticipation of its inaugural cruise from Trieste, Italy, May 1, 2016. Currently in the final stages of construction at Italy’s Fincantieri shipyard, the 3,954-passenger vessel had a full contingent of officers, […]

Keel Laying Ceremony Held for Carnival Cruise Line’s Second Vista-Class Vessel; As-Yet-Unnamed Ship Set to Debut in Spring 2018

Posted on: April 5th, 2016 - Featured, News Blog

A traditional keel-laying ceremony was held at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy for Carnival Cruise Line’s second Vista-class ship set to debut in spring 2018. The ceremony – which dates back hundreds of years – signifies the official start of construction of a seagoing vessel. The as-yet-unnamed ship will offer a wide variety of the […]

Carnival Cruise Line Partners With Concrete Beach Brewery to Create A Craft Brewery on the New Carnival Vista

Posted on: March 28th, 2016 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases

  When guests on Carnival Cruise Line’s newest, largest and most innovative ship, Carnival Vista, raise a pint in the RedFrog Pub & Brewery, they will have a choice of three distinctly flavored hand-crafted beers brewed right on board in the first brewery at sea in North America. Carnival Vista’s RedFrog Pub & Brewery is […]

Carnival Magic to Feature New Guy Fieri-Designed Open-Air Barbecue Eatery Offering Traditional Smokehouse Favorites

Posted on: March 16th, 2016 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases

  Chef and restaurateur Guy Fieri, whose Guy’s Burger Joints on Carnival Cruise Line ships have earned a reputation as the best burgers at sea, has expanded his seagoing culinary offerings with a new authentic smokehouse and barbecue venue aboard Carnival Magic. Guy’s Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse is a casual open-air eatery located on […]

Country Music Star Sam Hunt, Comedians Chris Tucker and Jim Gaffigan Featured in Carnival LIVE’s 2016 Lineup

Posted on: March 7th, 2016 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases

  Carnival Cruise Line has announced its fall 2016 Carnival LIVE lineup featuring country music star Sam Hunt and comedians Chris Tucker and Jim Gaffigan. Bringing the best in live music and comedy to the seas, Carnival LIVE is a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience that provides guests an opportunity to enjoy captivating performances by major artists […]

Kathy Griffin Keeps ’Em Laughing Aboard Carnival Breeze

Posted on: March 3rd, 2016 - Featured, News Blog

  Comedian Kathy Griffin brought her unique brand of pull-no-punches comedy to the Carnival Breeze with an energetic hour-long set during which she pulled the veil back on current events, including the ongoing political race, as well as pop culture news and her personal run-ins with celebrities and other “questionable figures.” Griffin’s show was the […]

Carnival Cruise Line Mixologist Miroslav Kljajic Named ‘Bartender of the Year’ at the 2016 Bacardi Cruise Competition

Posted on: March 1st, 2016 - Featured, News Blog

  Miroslav Kljajic – a mixologist at the Alchemy Bar aboard the Carnival Glory — has been named “Bartender of the Year” at the 2016 Bacardi Legacy Cruise Competition, which attracted over 4,000 entries from top bartenders from major cruise and ferry lines worldwide.  This marks the third time in the past five years that […]