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 - 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 Rascal […]

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. […]

Carnival Splendor Officers, Halifax Officials Celebrate Another Successful Cruise Season

Posted on: October 16th, 2014 - News Blog


  Officials from Halifax were on board the Carnival Splendor earlier this week for a reception to celebrate another successful cruise season which brought more than 20,000 visitors to the historic eastern Canadian port. During the reception, Captain Candeloro Donato and Cruise Director Malcolm Burn were on hand to accept various mementos from Halifax officials […]

Keel-Laying Ceremony Held For New Carnival Vista; 133,500-Ton Ship Set To Debut In Spring 2016

Posted on: October 14th, 2014 - News Blog

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Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest ship, the 3,954-passenger Carnival Vista, achieved a significant construction milestone with a traditional keel-laying ceremony held earlier today at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. The 133,500-ton vessel – the largest “Fun Ship” ever constructed – is set to debut in spring 2016. The ceremony – which dates back hundreds of […]

Finalists Announced in Houston’s ‘Battle of the High School Marching Bands’ Competition

Posted on: October 13th, 2014 - News Blog

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  Carnival Cruise Lines and KHOU 11 today announced the five finalists for “The Battle of the High School Marching Bands” contest in Greater Houston and are now turning the voting over to the public to select the grand prize winner. While each entry showcased great talent, school spirit and style, the following bands rose […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Recognizes Excellence Award Winners With Two-Day Conference at Miami Headquarters

Posted on: October 10th, 2014 - News Blog

Excellence Award Winners

  Carnival Cruise Lines held a conference and reception earlier this month at its Miami headquarters to recognize 15 travel agencies that were selected to be part of the cruise line’s newly created “Excellence Awards.” Agencies were selected by Carnival’s sales team for their innovative marketing techniques, brand advocacy and sales success strategies. During the […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Announces Spring 2015 ‘Carnival Live Concert Series’ Artist

Posted on: October 9th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

  Cruising has never sounded so good! Today Carnival Cruise Lines unveiled its new Carnival LIVE Concert Series roster for spring 2015, bringing more of the best live music to sea from some of most popular and highly requested music acts.  Coming on board in the first part of next year will be Journey, Rascal […]

Carnival Miracle Delivers Relief Supplies to Cabo San Lucas Following Hurricane Odile

Posted on: October 8th, 2014 - News Blog


  Carnival Miracle, which launched year-round Mexican Riviera service earlier this week, delivered several tons of relief supplies to Cabo San Lucas, a featured port on the ship’s six- and seven-day itineraries from Long Beach. The supplies – which included dozens of pallets stocked with bottled water, non-perishable food, and toiletries – were taken from […]