Kids of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Enjoy Night of Fun with Dive-In Movies Presented by Carnival Cruise Lines

Posted on: October 31st, 2014 - Featured, News Blog


  Inspired by the Dive-In Movies that are a popular attraction aboard Carnival’s “Fun Ships,” the kids at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital enjoyed a night of Halloween-themed outdoor fun at the Memphis, Tennessee hospital. The festivities began with arts and crafts with kids making their own trick-or-treat bags and other “spook-tacular” creations.  Then it […]

AOL Launches “Laughs on Deck” With Carnival Cruise Lines Starring George Lopez

Posted on: October 30th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases


AOL today announced the launch of “Laughs on Deck,” a new branded series in partnership with Carnival Cruise Lines starring George Lopez who serves as the cruise line’s curator of comedy. The first two episodes of the new AOL series are now available, with four additional episodes slated to go live in the coming weeks. […]

Greater Houston’s The Woodlands College Park High School Wins Carnival Cruise Lines and KHOU 11’s ‘Battle of The High School Marching Bands’ Contest

Posted on: October 30th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

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The search is over for the “Most Spirited High School Marching Band” in Houston!  Today the pride of The Woodlands College Park High School Marching Band earned the coveted title following a month-long competition sponsored by Carnival Cruise Lines and KHOU 11. More than 40 local high schools competed in “The Battle of the High […]

Carnival Cruise Lines CEO Gerry Cahill To Retire

Posted on: October 30th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases

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Gerry Cahill, president and CEO of Carnival Cruise Lines, announced today that he is retiring, effective November 30, after 20 years of service. Cahill, 63, has been CEO of Carnival Corporation’s largest cruise brand since 2007, growing the cruise line to 24 ships – the largest in the company’s fleet — during his tenure. “Gerry has been […]

Backstreet’s Back – on the Carnival Ecstasy!

Posted on: October 29th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog


Fans of the Backstreet Boys got together on the Carnival Ecstasy this past weekend for three days of music, sun and fun during a full-ship charter that was highlighted by an unforgettable concert at the beautiful private island of Half Moon Cay in The Bahamas. The festivities also included a musical performance on board, along […]

Laughter for a Good Cause; Carnival Cruise Lines to Host Comedy Show at the Fort Lauderdale Improv benefitting CHARLEE of Dade County

Posted on: October 28th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog

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The Fort Lauderdale Improv will be transformed into Carnival Cruise Lines’ Punchliner Comedy Club on Wednesday, November 12, as part of a special fundraiser benefiting CHARLEE of Dade County, a non-profit organization that provides resources and support to help abused, abandoned and neglected children and their families throughout South Florida. Sponsored by Carnival’s Global Contact […]

Irie, Mon! Carnival Magic Guests Receive Special Island Greeting During Montego Bay Call

Posted on: October 23rd, 2014 - News Blog


  When guests debarked the Carnival Magic earlier this week in Montego Bay, Jamaica, they were welcomed with a special greeting from local residents that celebrated the fun, relaxed ambiance of one of the cruise industry’s most popular destinations. From a traditional steel drum band and stilt-walkers creating fun balloon animals to photo opps with […]

Carnival Cruise Lines UK Announces Two Senior Promotions

Posted on: October 23rd, 2014 - News Blog


Carnival Cruise Lines UK has today announced two new executive promotions with Iain Baillie named managing director of UK sales and Erin Johnson UK marketing director. With 20 years of experience in the travel industry, Iain Baillie joined Carnival Cruise Lines UK in 2012 from Complete Cruise Solutions representing P&O, Cunard, and Princess as a […]

Carnival Cruise Lines’ Dallas Cowboys Tailgate Takeover Featuring Chef Guy Fieri, Country Music Superstars Rascal Flatts Showcased in New Video

Posted on: October 21st, 2014 - Featured, News Blog

Carnival Cruise Lines Provides Pre-Game Rascal Flatts Performanc   This past Sunday, Carnival Cruise Lines, the Official Cruise Line of the Dallas Cowboys, held its first-ever Tailgate Takeover at AT&T Stadium with an appearance by Chef Guy Fieri – whose Guy’s Burger Joints are on several of the line’s “Fun Ships” – as well as a pre-game concert by country music superstars […]

Updated statement from Carnival Cruise Lines Oct. 19, 2014

Posted on: October 17th, 2014 - News Blog

STATUS OF CARNIVAL MAGIC OCT. 19, 2014 This morning, Carnival Magic docked at approximately 4.30am.  Healthcare authorities boarded the ship to conduct a final health screening of the lab worker from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. Additionally, a blood test conducted by health officials has confirmed the individual is not infected with Ebola. Following customary U.S. […]