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Dec 22, 2015, 17:25 ET
The Queen Mary will bid farewell to 2015 in style. Leave your passport at home; this New Year's Eve around-the-world-party only requires a ticket to the Queen Mary. Regally berthed in Long Beach harbor since 1967 she will again host an epic night of entertainment festivities and culinary adventures inspired by international destinations.

Queen Mary's New Year's Eve Party Goes Global

 Leave your passport at home; this New Year's Eve around-the-world-party only requires a ticket to the Queen Mary. Regally berthed in Long...

Aug 05, 2015, 08:00 ET
11th Annual Art Deco Festival at The Queen Mary - September 4-7

11th Annual Art Deco Festival Returns to the Queen Mary:

During its peak of popularity the Art Deco mode expressed luxury, glamor, and a profound social faith in technological progress; attributes shared...

Jun 18, 2015, 16:30 ET

World's Largest LEGO© Brick Model Ship Comes To The Queen Mary

 When Britain's most famous ocean liner was still a dream, the Cunard Lines recruited the John Brown shipyard in Scotland to build what would...

Jun 04, 2015, 15:38 ET
The Queen Mary's legendary July 4th party culminates in fireworks show in Long Beach, CA.

The Queen Mary Throws The July 4th Party Of The Century

 The Queen Mary's 2015 All-American July 4th Celebration will be a festive all-age party presenting 100 years of American spirit and...

Feb 03, 2015, 15:50 ET
Original Bassett-Lowke shipbuilder's model of the Queen Mary

Long Beach Harbor to Host Royal Visitor

 The Queen Mary will receive her sea-going "niece" February 5, 2015. This will mark the first time a modern Cunard liner will dock and...

Jan 19, 2015, 11:29 ET
The 80 year old Queen Mary in Long Beach, CA

The Queen Mary In New York: An Historic Maritime Vision, Still Relevant Today

Designed over 80 years ago to link Europe by way of Southampton to New York, the Queen Mary completed over 1,100 voyages along that route and...

Jan 08, 2015, 08:30 ET

The Queen Mary Will Celebrate In New York City:

 The Queen Mary retired from passenger service in 1967. As the world's best known ocean liner she made more than 1100 crossings to New York;...

Nov 19, 2014, 16:18 ET
NYE Fireworks Aboard The Queen Mary.

New Year's Eve 2015 Aboard The Queen Mary - Auld Lang 'Shine':

The Queen Mary bids farewell to 2014 with a legendary New Year's Eve party certain to make her birthplace proud - Auld Lang 'Shine'. Inspired by...

Sep 30, 2014, 13:29 ET

The School of the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen Named a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School

The U.S. Department of Education announced that the School of the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, Baltimore, MD, is among a select group of schools...

Sep 25, 2014, 20:56 ET

Queen Mary Will Host Press Conference and Special Event to Celebrate the Ship's 80th Anniversary - September 26, 2014 @ 4:00 PM, Grand Salon

The Queen Mary celebrates her 80th Anniversary with a 600-pound replica cake sculpted to such detail that it shows the rivets on her hull. Created...

Sep 22, 2014, 19:13 ET
Queen Mary Celebrates 80th Anniversary - Long Beach, CA (PRNewsFoto/The Queen Mary)

Spectacular Ship Replica Cake Comes To Queen Mary:

A famous Queen reportedly said: "Let them eat cake!" She must have heard about the Queen Mary's upcoming 80th Anniversary party and press...

Sep 18, 2014, 16:25 ET

Celebrate The Queen Mary's 80th Anniversary:

 The world's most beloved ocean liner turns 80 on September 26 and the public is invited to join a ship-wide celebration. The Queen Mary will...

Nov 30, 2012, 17:55 ET

The Queen Mary And Radio Disney Launch Holiday Toy Drive Benefiting The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys For Tots.

 The Queen Mary, in partnership with Radio Disney, kick off a week long toy drive benefiting the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots with a...

Nov 09, 2012, 09:00 ET

Disney's A.N.T. Farm Cast Hosts The Coolest Launch Party In Town!

The Queen Mary and International Special Attractions (ISA), in association with Coca Cola, Finlandia, Heineken, and Aquarium of the Pacific...

Oct 11, 2012, 11:00 ET

The Queen Mary Brings a "CHILL" to Southern California with New Holiday-Themed Winter Wonderland

 Known for its renowned events, the iconic Queen Mary presents CHILL, an experience that will bring cheer, enchantment and cold temperatures...

Apr 24, 2012, 16:00 ET

"DIANA: Legacy of a Princess" Comes to the Queen Mary:

Opening June 16, 2012, in association with breast cancer charity, Pink Ribbons Crusade, The Queen Mary™ will present "Diana: Legacy of a...

Nov 18, 2010, 11:30 ET

Queen Mary Completes Renovations, Maintains Art Deco Elegance

The Queen Mary recently finished renovations on all 314 of its staterooms, including nine suites, in a significant renovation project that also...

Oct 29, 2010, 12:43 ET

Historic QUEEN MARY(SM) Welcomes Guests With Ghostly Getaways and Exciting Vacations

This fall, travelers planning a Long Beach vacation can take a historic adventure onboard THE QUEEN MARY(SM). Located at the Port of Long Beach,...

Oct 29, 2010, 12:22 ET

Experience Memorable Meetings Onboard The QUEEN MARY(SM)

The historic QUEEN MARY(SM) creates an unforgettable setting for corporate celebrations, offsite events and productive Long Beach meetings that...

Sep 30, 2010, 12:39 ET
The Queen Mary's Dark Harbor premieres Oct. 1 and runs 18 nights through Oct. 31.  (PRNewsFoto/Queen Mary)

The Queen Mary (SM) Arrives in Demonic Dark Harbor Oct. 1

With its haunted history and new take on Halloween attractions, the Queen Mary's Dark Harbor premieres tomorrow night creating what is sure to be...