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Aug 03, 2015, 11:35 ET

Carnival Teams Up With Dr. Seuss Enterprises To Host Celebrity Book-Reading Events For New Dr. Seuss Book 'What Pet Should I Get?' Aboard Ships In Tampa And New Orleans

Events Included Readings by Tampa Bay Rays All-Star Evan Longoria, New Orleans Broadcasting Legend Angela Hill, Donations to Area Animal Rescue...

Jul 27, 2015, 17:27 ET

Kathie Lee Gifford Debuts Her New 'GIFFT' Pinot Noir Rose At Special Event Onboard Carnival Splendor In NYC

 Kathie Lee Gifford -- "Today" show host, original Carnival Cruise Line spokesperson and current brand partner with her GIFFT wine collection...

Jul 13, 2015, 11:56 ET

Carnival Dramatically Enhances Shore Excursion Offerings With Exclusive Private And Customized Tours, Expanded Services, Family-Friendly Pricing, And More

Expanded Options and Services Provide Guests with Even More Exciting Choices Among the Nearly 1,200 Unique Landside Experiences Offered by the Line...

Jun 19, 2015, 07:29 ET

New Video Series From Carnival Offers Fun Behind-The-Scenes Look At Construction Of Carnival Vista

Largest and Most Innovative 'Fun Ship' Set to Debut May 1, 2016, from Europe  Carnival Cruise Line is taking a fun and engaging approach...

May 26, 2015, 11:47 ET

New Carnival Vista Designed As The Ultimate Family Vacation

Embodying Carnival Cruise Line's motto of Fun For All, All For Fun, the new Carnival Vista will offer family members of all ages the ultimate...

Apr 14, 2015, 15:50 ET

Carnival Cruise Line Announces Summer/Fall 2015 Lineup For Carnival LIVE Concert Series

 Crank it up to 11, music fans! Today, Carnival Cruise Line unveiled the roster of artists for its upcoming Carnival LIVE concert series,...

Apr 14, 2015, 11:20 ET

Building Upon Leadership Position In Port Canaveral, Carnival To Expand Capacity On Short Cruises By 34 Percent And Offer Newest Class Of Ship On Week-Long Voyages From Space Coast

Carnival Cruise Line will build upon its leadership position in Port Canaveral, Fla., expanding capacity on three- and four-day Bahamas cruises by...

Mar 30, 2015, 11:38 ET

Carnival Pride Returns to Port of Baltimore for Year-Round Cruising

 Carnival Cruise Line returned to the Port of Baltimore and launched a year-round cruise program yesterday when the Carnival Pride departed on...

Mar 16, 2015, 12:25 ET

Carnival Sunshine To Operate Unique Schedule Of Two- To 10-Day Voyages From New York June To October 2016

 Carnival Sunshine – the first ship to feature all of the line's spectacular Fun Ship 2.0 dining, bar and entertainment innovations...

Mar 05, 2015, 10:48 ET

Introducing Carnival Journeys, A New Series Of One-Of-A-Kind Longer Length Voyages Featuring Spectacular Ports Of Call And Special Onboard Experiences

 Carnival Cruise Line has launched Carnival Journeys -- a unique collection of nine- to 15-day seagoing adventures that kick off this fall and...

Mar 02, 2015, 11:38 ET

Carnival Further Strengthens Leadership Position In New Orleans With A Significant Expansion Of Short Cruise Program; Carnival Triumph To Reposition To Big Easy In Spring 2016

 Carnival Cruise Line will expand capacity on its four- and five-day short cruise program from New Orleans by 34 percent when Carnival Triumph...

Feb 16, 2015, 11:50 ET

Carnival Freedom's Arrival In Galveston Marked With $100,000 Donation To Operation Homefront And Shipboard Concert By Martina McBride

Carnival Cruise Line, Texas' number-one cruise operator, marked the arrival of Carnival Freedom at its new year-round homeport of Galveston on...

Feb 12, 2015, 12:27 ET

Carnival's Most Innovative Ship Yet, Carnival Vista, To Operate Year-Round Six- And Eight-Day Caribbean Cruises From Miami; Carnival Breeze And Carnival Liberty Reposition To Galveston

PortMiami will be the year-round homeport for Carnival Cruise Line's largest ship to date, the 133,500-ton Carnival Vista, when it launches...

Feb 03, 2015, 12:56 ET

New Video Series Hosted By Noted Travel Expert Samantha Brown Kicks Off Redesign Of Carnival's Popular YouTube Channel

Popular travel expert Samantha Brown is the star of an engaging new video series on Carnival's YouTube channel designed to provide "cruise rookies"...

Jan 22, 2015, 16:59 ET

Coming In 2016: New Carnival Vista To Connect Guests To The Sea With Sweeping Ocean Views At Every Turn; Will Also Feature High-Altitude Sky Ride And World's First IMAX® Theatre At Sea

 There's big fun and spectacular views on the horizon, as Carnival Cruise Line today announced the details of its most innovative ship ever,...

Jan 15, 2015, 13:58 ET

Carnival Cruise Line Launches New Shipboard Mobile App

 Carnival Cruise Line has launched a new free mobile app that provides vacationers aboard Carnival Breeze with a variety of useful information...

Jan 15, 2015, 11:03 ET

Carnival Cruise Line Ranked By BrandIndex As Number One Improver Among All U.S. Brands Over The Past Year

Carnival Cruise Line has been ranked as the most improved U.S. brand in consumer perception for the past year in YouGov's BrandIndex Buzz Rankings...

Jan 13, 2015, 11:35 ET

Carnival Cruise Line To Celebrate Texas Arrival Of Carnival Freedom With Special Event Honoring Operation Homefront And Featuring Performance By Martina McBride

 Carnival Cruise Line, Texas' number one cruise operator, will welcome Carnival Freedom to its new year-round homeport of Galveston, Texas, on...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:20 ET
Kathie Lee Gifford, former spokeswoman for Carnival Cruise Line, shows off her GIFFT wines in front of the Carnival Breeze Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, while the ship was docked at PortMiami. Gifford debuted a new cooperative venture with Carnival that provides guests the opportunity to purchase GIFFT wines onboard any of Carnival's 24 ships. (Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Line)

Ain't We Got Fun: Kathie Lee Gifford Boards Carnival Breeze To Announce 'GIFFT' Wine Partnership To Surprised Cruisers

Kathie Lee Gifford, former spokesperson for Carnival Cruise Line, returned to "The World's Most Popular Cruise Line®" Sunday to introduce her...

Jan 06, 2015, 14:12 ET

RedFrog Pub, Alchemy Bar, Other Fun Ship 2.0 Innovations To Be Added To Carnival Miracle During Extensive Dry Dock In Spring 2015

 Carnival Miracle will undergo an extensive refurbishment this spring that will add an array of new and exciting on-board innovations, from...