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June 19, 2019

Popular Cruise Director and Entertainment Director Set New Standard for Fun on Mardi Gras

Fun is a huge part of Carnival Cruise Line’s DNA, and with the line’s new ship Mardi Gras offering an unparalleled array of entertainment choices, the company has selected fan favorites Matt Mitcham as cruise director and Hugo Hidalgo as entertainment director to help guests maximize their fun. The dynamic duo will lead a 125-member…

Carnival Cruise Line Reveals More Mardi Gras’ Culinary & Beverage Venues

[embed]https://youtu.be/8g8P5kBMqSs[/embed] Carnival Cruise Line unveiled several exciting new food and beverage concepts aboard its highly anticipated Mardi Gras, set to debut in 2020, along with further details on the extensive offerings available within the ship’s Lido and Summer Landing zones. The new, only-on-Mardi Gras dining and bar spots in the two themed zones include Street…
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April 9, 2019

Carnival Mardi Gras to Debut Premium ‘Carnival Excel’ Suites with Select Amenities & New Resort-Style Loft 19 Enclave Access

Carnival Cruise Line today unveiled more details on the numerous accommodation choices guests will have on its highly-anticipated new ship, Mardi Gras, which will feature more than 180 suites across 11 styles, including the new premium category Carnival Excel suites with select amenities and access to a new resort-style, open-air enclave called Loft 19. Link…

Family Feud Live™ Takes to the High Seas with Debut on Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras; Survey Says – It’s Gonna Be Fun!

Let’s play Family Feud Live!™ Carnival Cruise Line today announced it will debut the seagoing version of the iconic TV game show Family Feud™ as part of the entertainment lineup on the highly anticipated Mardi Gras, when it enters service in 2020. An exclusive partnership with Fremantle, Family Feud Live aboard Mardi Gras will feature…
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March 6, 2019

BAM! Emeril Lagasse Spices Up Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras with First-Ever Restaurant at Sea

Carnival Cruise Line today announced that it has partnered with world-renowned chef and restaurateur Emeril Lagasse on his first-ever seagoing restaurant aboard Carnival’s newest and most innovative ship, Mardi Gras, setting sail in summer 2020. Located in the heart of Mardi Gras’ French Quarter zone, Emeril’s Bistro 1396 will showcase the chef’s signature dishes that…
January 31, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras Breaks Sales Records on Opening Day

The opening for sale of the 2020 inaugural season itineraries for Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras late on Tuesday evening resulted in a record-breaking 24-hour sales cycle for any of Carnival’s new ships. “We broke sales records across all of our channels, as the excitement about our new ship’s experiences, features and itineraries, combined with…
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January 30, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras Opens for Sale as Company Announces Inaugural Season Itineraries

Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras – already creating buzz among cruise fans – is now open for sale of its inaugural schedule for 2020. Mardi Gras will offer a diverse schedule with six- to 15-day sailings visiting top destinations throughout Europe and the Caribbean beginning in summer 2020. Guests can choose from more than 20…
January 25, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras To Offer Unique Array of Exciting Guest-Pleasing Experiences

Carnival Cruise Line today revealed the first look at design details for the highly anticipated Mardi Gras, the line’s most innovative ship set to debut in 2020 and the first cruise ship in North America powered by LNG.  Mardi Gras will offer an extensive array of popular Carnival guest favorites along with new exciting experiences…
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December 13, 2018

First-Ever Roller Coaster At Sea To Offer One-Of-A-Kind Thrills Aboard Carnival Cruise Line’s Newest And Most Innovative Ship, Mardi Gras, In 2020

Get ready to ride!   In another cruise industry first, Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras™ will feature the first-ever roller coaster at sea when it debuts in 2020, providing an unforgettable and unique open-air thrill ride on the line’s newest and most innovative ship. Built by Munich-based Maurer Rides, BOLT™: Ultimate Sea Coaster™ is a heart-pounding…
December 5, 2018

Mardi Gras Selected As Name For Largest Carnival Cruise Line Ship Ever Constructed

In a nod to Carnival Cruise Line’s rich history as America’s Cruise Line, the line announced today that it will name its new XL-class ship to be delivered in 2020 Mardi Gras™, bringing back to the fleet the name of the first Carnival Cruise Line® ship that entered service in 1972 and started the wave…
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