September 25, 2021

Carnival Cruise Director Mike Pack is Back on Mardi Gras

Carnival Cruise Director Mike Pack officially re-joined Carnival’s newest and most innovative ship, Mardi Gras, today to lead the FUN and expansive lineup of entertainment. Giving Mike and his wife, former Carnival cruise director Emma Nixon, time to enjoy their newborn baby, Chris “The Flying Scotsman” Williams has been serving as Mardi Gras’ cruise director…
September 23, 2021

It’s Official! Carnival Victory Renamed Carnival Radiance

Carnival Cruise Line announced today that it has officially changed the name of Carnival Victory to Carnival Radiance, which is in the final stages of a $200 million bow-to-stern makeover in Cadiz, Spain. The third in the line’s Sunshine-class series, Carnival Radiance is scheduled to  depart  Cadiz, Spain, on Oct. 18 starting a seven-week journey…
September 20, 2021

Half of Carnival Cruise Line’s U.S. Fleet Back in Service Following Return of Carnival Dream and Glory

With Carnival Dream and Carnival Glory resuming guest operations on Sept. 19, Carnival Cruise Line now has 11 ships – representing half of its U.S. fleet – sailing again. Beginning with its return to guest operations on July 3 with Carnival Vista, the line is operating from seven U.S. homeports including Miami, Galveston, Seattle, Port…
September 19, 2021

Carnival Cruise Line First to Resume Sailings from Port of New Orleans

Carnival Glory is set to depart on a seven-day cruise from the Port of New Orleans this afternoon marking the first sailing from the city since the industry-wide pause in operations 18 months ago. Carnival Glory’s voyage from the Erato Street Cruise Terminal includes visits to three popular Bahamian destinations: Bimini, Freeport and Nassau. To…
September 12, 2021

Carnival Pride Sets Sail on First Cruise From Baltimore

Carnival Cruise Line is the first cruise line to set sail from the Port of Baltimore since the industry-wide pause in operations.  Carnival Pride is set to depart today on a seven-day cruise to The Bahamas, visiting the popular destinations of Nassau, Freeport and the private island of Half Moon Cay. Prior to departure, a…
September 7, 2021

Carnival Cruise Line to Provide Carnival Glory to Support New Orleans Recovery Efforts from Hurricane Ida

Carnival Cruise Line announced today that it has an agreement with the city of New Orleans and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to provide Carnival Glory for first responders housing through Sept. 18. Related to this announcement, Carnival will cancel Glory’s cruise scheduled to depart on Sept. 12 and will plan to restart its…
September 3, 2021

Carnival Cruise Line Announces Cruise Directors for Next Round of Ships Returning to Service

With eight of its ships already in guest operations, and more restarting throughout the fall season, Carnival Cruise Line today announced its next round of cruise directors who will entertain guests across the fleet. At the helm of the excitement on board will be Leon Smith on Carnival Glory and Marty Pitts on Carnival Valor…
September 2, 2021

Carnival Cruise Line Announces Next Round of Restart Plans

With eight of its ships already in guest operations, and more restarting in September and October, Carnival Cruise Line today announced the next round of details about additional ship restarts for November 2021 and beyond. Carnival Valor will follow Carnival Glory in New Orleans with four- and five-night sailings starting on Nov. 1; Carnival Legend will restart Nov. 14 out of Baltimore, replacing Carnival Pride, which…