From Halloween to New Year’s Eve, cruise lines have your 2016 holiday vacations ready to set sail, and we’ve gathered a sampling of upcoming festivities to look forward to from several of them.
Carnival Cruise Line
A Fun Ship would not be so without a ready disposition to celebrate holidays, and Carnival Cruise Line puts on a party for them all. Halloween will kick things off with Halloween activities on most of its ships on October 31 before spreading out a Thanksgiving feast fleet-wide for turkey day.
Chanukah and Christmas will also be celebrated with religious services, Menorahs and other holiday decorations and entertainment. At the end of the year, New Year’s Eve and 2017 will be rung in with a traditional countdown, live music and a fiesta complete with noisemakers and party favors.
For Christmas, Celebrity Cruises is already pulling out the stops with its return to the Caribbean as four of its ships gather together at St. Maarten for a rare group rendezvous. The Celebrity Eclipse, Celebrity Equinox, Celebrity Reflection and Celebrity Summit, departing between December 19 and December 24, will join on the 28th for a special live performance from Demi Lovato in the tropical destination.
The Lovato show is available exclusively to Celebrity guests with tickets for purchase on the premium line’s website. What’s more, meet-and-greet opportunities will also be available with the