‘Like’-Ing The Sound of This: Carnival Set to Kick Off Facebook Celebration to Mark 3 Million Fans Milestone

Posted on: November 13th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases


  Carnival Cruise Lines, which is not only the world’s most popular cruise line on the sea but also online, will celebrate having reached the 3 million Facebook fans mark by conducting a 24-hour Fun-A-Thon prize giveaway beginning Wednesday, Nov. 19. The online extravaganza will feature three prize giveaways every three hours, including free Carnival […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Earns Five Porthole Cruise Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Awards

Posted on: November 12th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases


Carnival Cruise Lines has earned five Porthole Cruise Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards, taking top honors in the Best Value-For-The-Money category for the 16th consecutive year. Since the awards were established in 1999, Carnival Cruise Lines has earned an unprecedented 135 individual honors – the most of any cruise operator. The annual awards are based on […]

Carnival Pride Launches Winter Schedule Of Seven-Day Caribbean Cruises From Port Of Tampa

Posted on: November 10th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

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Carnival Pride kicked off a winter schedule of seven-day Caribbean cruises from the Port of Tampa yesterday following an extensive $75 million dry dock that added a wide variety of Fun Ship 2.0 innovations, including four spectacular Playlist Productions shows. On its new winter schedule from Tampa, Carnival Pride departs Sundays on week-long cruises to […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Gift Cards Now Available In More Than 9,000 Retail Locations Throughout The U.S.

Posted on: November 6th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases

Carnival Gift Card

Carnival Cruise Lines’ popular gift card program – a prepaid card that can be used as payment toward a “Fun Ship” vacation or a variety of shipboard purchases – is now available in more than 9,000 retail outlets throughout the U.S.  This marks the first time that a cruise line-specific gift card has been made […]

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

Gerry Cahill

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 […]

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 […]

Guy Fieri to Join Carnival Cruise Lines For Gameday Fun at the Dallas Cowboys’ October 19 Game

Posted on: October 7th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

Guy Fieri

Chef, restaurateur and best-selling cookbook author, Guy Fieri will be joining Carnival Cruise Lines, Texas’ largest cruise operator and the Official Cruise Line of the Dallas Cowboys, for a Carnival Tailgate Takeover at the October 19 Cowboys game. Fieri, whose Guy’s Burger Joint dining venues are featured on select Carnival ships, will visit with tailgaters, […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Partners With Renowned DJ Irie to Create New ‘Spin U’ DJ Academy for Teens

Posted on: October 2nd, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

DJ Iries

Carnival Cruise Lines has teamed up with legendary DJ IRIE – the official DJ of Carnival and the Miami HEAT who has entertained crowds from South Beach and Vegas to Paris and Brazil – to create Spin U, a new shipboard DJ academy exclusively for teens ages 15-17. Part of the line’s popular Club O2 […]