Carnival To Add Third Year-Round Ship in Galveston; Carnival Freedom Joins Carnival’s Texas Fleet in February 2015

Posted on: April 24th, 2014 - News Blog

Carnival Cruise Lines – Texas’ number one cruise line – will add a third year-round ship in Galveston when Carnival Freedom launches a seven-day cruise schedule in February 2015, marking the first time that a cruise line has deployed three year-round ships in Texas. Carnival’s repositioning of Carnival Freedom represents a 38 percent capacity increase […]

Earth Day Celebrated Aboard The ‘Fun Ships’

Posted on: April 23rd, 2014 - News Blog

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  Earth Day was marked throughout the “Fun Ship” fleet with a number of activities, including a poster contest for kids participating in the line’s Camp Carnival children’s program. The young cruisers really took the environmental awareness theme to heart, creating some vibrant and colorful murals with messages reinforcing the importance of protecting our natural […]

Carnival Sunshine Sails on Inaugural Caribbean Voyage from Port Canaveral

Posted on: April 21st, 2014 - News Blog

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To commemorate the inaugural Caribbean departure of Port Canaveral’s newest ship, the totally transformed Carnival Sunshine, Space Coast residents gathered this weekend in nearby Jetty Park to wave streamers and spell out “BON VOYAGE” as the ship sailed past. The 3,006-passenger Carnival Sunshine – which underwent a massive $155 million makeover that added all of […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Inreoduces New Marine-Themed ‘Camp Ocean’ Children’s Program

Posted on: April 18th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

Carnival Cruise Lines, the leader in family cruising, today unveiled Camp Ocean – an exciting, new marine-themed children’s program coming to its fleet of 24 “Fun Ships.” Set to debut on Carnival Freedom on May 24, the expansive new program will immerse children ages 2-11 in the wonders of the sea through fun, engaging and […]

Totally Transformed Carnival Sunshine To Inaugurate Year-Round Service From PortCanaveral April 17

Posted on: April 17th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

Port Canaveral’s newest ship, the totally transformed Carnival Sunshine, will depart on its inaugural voyage from the Space Coast when it sails on a special two-day cruise to The Bahamas later today. Carnival Sunshine will then kick off a year-round schedule of five- to eight-day voyages visiting spectacular destinations throughout the Caribbean, Bahamas and Florida […]

Carnival Live Concert Series Officially Debuts with Exhilarating Sold-Out Shows by Legendary Rock Band Styx

Posted on: April 15th, 2014 - News Blog

The official launch of the one-of-a-kind Carnival LIVE Concert Series kicked off last week with sold-out performances by world-renowned rock band Styx. Fans packed the show lounges on Carnival Fantasy and Carnival Fascination for an intimate, captivating live performance that brought audiences to their feet.  Check out the video recapping the debut of Carnival LIVE featuring […]

New Orleans’ Largest Cruise Ship, 3,646-Passenger Carnival Dream, Sails On Inaugural Cruise From Big Easy Today

Posted on: April 14th, 2014 - News Blog

New Orleans’ largest year-round cruise ship, the 3,646-passenger Carnival Dream, will depart on its inaugural six-day cruise from New Orleans this afternoon, further solidifying Carnival’s distinction of the port’s largest cruise operator with two ships carrying more than 400,000 passengers annually – the most of any cruise line. The special six-day voyage, visiting Costa Maya, […]

Carnival Triumph To Operate Series of Unique 10- and 11-Day Caribbean Voyages From Galveston and San Juan in 2015-16

Posted on: April 7th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog

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For the very first time, Carnival Cruise Lines is offering 10- and 11-day cruises between Galveston and San Juan featuring visits to six different Caribbean destinations on one itinerary. Two 11-day cruises sail from Galveston to San Juan Oct. 24, 2015, and Jan. 16, 2016, and two 10-day cruises from San Juan to Galveston depart […]

Longtime Cruiser Sails On 100th ‘Fun Ship’ Voyage On Carnival Dream

Posted on: April 2nd, 2014 - News Blog

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Talk about brand loyalty!  Ralph Fegley recently sailed on his 100th Carnival cruise when he boarded a seven-day Caribbean cruise aboard the Carnival Dream from Port Canaveral, Fla. Fegley’s seagoing milestone was marked with a number of special gifts and celebrations on board, including a dinner in his honor where he was presented with a […]

Sneak Peek at Seuss-a-palooza Story Time, a Rhyming Good Time

Posted on: March 31st, 2014 - News Blog


With the official launch of the Carnival Seuss at Sea program on Carnival Splendor earlier this month, our video team captured some of the fun, including the debut of Seuss-a-palooza Story Time, A Rhyming Good Time. The interactive reading event is one of several themed activities under a partnership between Dr. Seuss Enterprises and Carnival […]