15 Music Cruises To Book For 2024 & Beyond

A Flower Power Cruise concert

If music is your jam, it's time to think about booking a themed cruise . A funky way to spend a few days or more, music cruises allow guests to bee-bop, jive, groove, and get down to tunes from a variety of genres. Whether you're a fan of jazz, country, emo, Hip Hop, or the '80s, you're bound to find a cruise devoted to your favorite songs. And with so many fun music cruises available, it's easy to become a dancing queen on the high seas.

Celebrity artists mix with up-and-comers to entertain ship guests with live concerts and meet-and-greets. Plus, there's a chance you'll run into your favorite band at breakfast or on the pool deck in the afternoon. When you aren't rocking out to funky beats, you'll still have all the perks of cruising, like playing pickleball or volleyball, swimming, dining, taking a fitness class, checking out the casino, or disembarking to explore a new town or island.

Not sure where to start your search? We've sifted through online reviews and researched each cruise's amenities, artists, and concert venues to find the best music cruises to book for 2024 and beyond. All you have to do is choose the one that sings to you, pack your dancing shoes (and maybe a sparkly outfit or two), and book soon — they fill up quickly.

Cayamo: A Journey Through Song Cruise

The 16th  Cayamo cruise takes place in early March, with headliners like Lyle Lovett and Lake Street Drive. Music-loving guests set sail from Miami to Aruba on a seven-day adventure filled with concerts, activities, and a variety of artists to appeal to everyone's taste. This annual cruise is dubbed "a journey through song," and you can expect just that — an exciting and mesmerizing voyage through roots music. Think of this like a floating music festival without the mud and insane crowds. 

This cruise is super popular, with alums who sailed on the previous year's boat being granted first dibs at booking via pre-sale . Next up to reserve their stateroom are alums who missed out on last year's trip. Finally, newcomers are invited to join the pre-sale or the waitlist, depending on how quickly the rooms are booked. Sign up as early as possible to ensure your spot.

Dates: March 1 to 8, 2024

Ship: Norwegian Pearl

Port of departure: Miami, Florida

Itinerary: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic; Oranjestad, Aruba

Artists: Lyle Lovett, Lake Street Drive, The Mavericks, Billy Bragg, Shawn Colvin, Lucius, Gabe Lee, Kyshona, Buffalo Rose, The Kentucky Gentlemen, Sistastrings, and others.

Monsters of Rock Cruise

If you like to party hard, rock out, and scream until you're hoarse, the Monsters of Rock Cruise is a perfect place for you! Hard rock bands like The Dirty Dozen, Ace Frehley, and The Darkness will shred onstage while guests dance and play air guitar during the multiple concerts on tap for this five-night cruise. Beginning in Miami, Florida, the ports of call include Ocho Rios, Jamaica, and Nassau, Bahamas. The 2024 cruise sold out early, but die-hard rockers can join the waiting list or, better yet, plan ahead for next year's headbanging cruise -– it should take place around the same time, so check the website. As with many of the music cruises on this list, tickets go on sale to Monster of Rock Cruise alums first, beginning in early May. 

Dates: March 2 – 7, 2024

Ship: Royal Caribbean's Independence of the Seas

Itinerary: Ocho Rios, Jamaica; Nassau, Bahamas

Artists: The Dirty Dozen, Ace Frehley, Joe Satriani, The Darkness, Extreme, KK's Priest, Accept, Winger, and others.

The Broadway Cruise

Love all things musical theater? Book a trip on Sixthman's  The Broadway Cruise . A five-day adventure, this fun journey will have you singing and dancing along with some of Broadway's most talented stars. From Tony Award recipients to Golden Globe winners, there's no lack of talent on this incredible trip. To ensure a spot for every show held in the 850-seat Stardust Theater, buy The Broadway Cruise Standard Package. That way, you can see all four ticketed shows in person. Those on the Basic Package can only see the performances virtually in the Atrium. In your downtime, check out the pool, enjoy the attractions in the two ports of call, attend the Q&A with Bernadette Peters, and maybe even take part in an acting lesson or two. There's also a Live Band Karaoke, so you'll want to warm up your voice. While you may have missed this year's cruise, fret not; there's another planned for around the same time in 2025.

Dates: March 13 – 18, 2024

Itinerary: Key West, Florida; Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

Artists: Bernadette Peters, Christian Borle, Kerry Buttler, Reeve Carney, Norm Lewis, Ali Stroker, Matt Doyle, Santino Fontana, Cheyenne Jackson, Daphne Rubin-Vega, and others.

Flower Power Cruise

Book a Flower Power Cruise for some psychedelic fun. With award-winning artists, costume parties, karaoke, theme nights, and a Bell Bottom Ball, this seven-day journey is sure to unleash your inner flower child. Wondering what to pack for a cruise ? Don't forget tie dye! Guests can even renew their vows onboard this StarVista LIVE cruise in a celebrity-led service. Speaking of celebs, there are plenty of chances to rub elbows with the stars, with guests loving how easy it is to see artists at meals, in the elevators, and as audience members at other concerts. Other fun activities include trivia contests, pool parties, Q&As with the performers, game shows, wine tastings, and karaoke. While sold out for 2024, wannabe hippies can join the waitlist or get ready to prebook for 2025.

Dates: March 21 – 28, 2024

Ship: Celebrity Summit

Itinerary: San Juan, Puerto Rico; St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Artists: The Rascals, John Kay of Steppenwolf, Tommy James & The Shondells, The Moody Blues' John Lodge, The Four Tops, Randy Bachman, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, Danny Seraphine, co-founder of Chicago (featuring Jeff Coffey), and others.

The Country Music Cruise

Yee haw! Grab yer partner and get ready for some good ol' fun aboard StarVista LIVE's  Country Music Cruise . With over 50 performances spread over seven days, there will surely be some boot-stomping fun and lots of line dancing on this rowdy cruise. Get to know the country celebrities at cooking demos, meet and greets, jam sessions, and panel discussions. The Grand Ole Opry is a big hit, with some of the biggest stars on the ship joining forces to perform. And then there are the games — Texas Hold'em, trivia, and cornhole, are just a few of the fun things to do onboard. Step off for an adventure in Key West, Cozumel, and Costa Maya for a vacation you won't forget.

Dates: January 19 – 26, 2025

Ship: Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam

Port of departure: Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Itinerary: Key West, Florida; Cozumel, Mexico; Costa Maya, Mexico

Artists: John Michael Montgomery, Deana Carter, The Bellamy Brothers, Diamond Rio, Neal McCoy, Home Free, Moe Bandy, T.G. Sheppard, John Berry, Jimmy Fortune, Mo Pitney, The Isaacs, and others.

Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea

There's a lot to love about the Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea  cruise. From top-notch talent to melancholic tunes to meet-and-greets with celebrity performers, this is a haven for soulful blues lovers in search of a festival-like experience. Don't worry if the waiting list didn't pan out for you on 2024's four-night Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea IX Cruise. There'll be another one in 2025, and it's going to be just as fabulous. Joe Bonamassa is 2024's headliner once again, and he's set to play two sets — one with Black Country Communion and another with his solo band. You'll also be able to sit in on a recording of his podcast. Take a break from the tunes and hit the spa, get sweaty in the fitness center, run on the track, play a game on the sports court, or spend a day sightseeing in Cozumel. 

Dates: March 18 – 22, 2024

Itinerary: Cozumel, Mexico

Artists: Joe Bonamassa, Fortune Child, Dwayne, Haggins, Memphissippi Sounds, Black Country Communion, Grace Potter, The Marshall Tucker Band, John Oates, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Nikki Hill, and others.

The Smooth Jazz Cruise

Put your feet up, sway your head to the beat, and let the salty air caress your cheeks as you enjoy a week-long vacation on  The Smooth Jazz Cruise . A more laid-back voyage than some of the others on this list, the Smooth Jazz Cruise has been sailing the open seas since 2004 and hosted over 60,000 guests. Over 17,000 of them have boarded this toe-tapping cruise four times or more! Top-rate entertainment, exceptional shows, and fun activities (theme parties, culinary events, artist excursions, talent shows, and music seminars) make this a must-board cruise for jazz lovers. Plus, the musicians participate with guests in everything from hosting wine tastings to game shows to ping pong tournaments. 

Dates: February 11 – 18, 2025 and February 18 – 25, 2025

Itinerary: Labadee, Haiti; Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos; Nassau, Bahamas

Artists: Hosts Marcus Miller and Boney James and musicians Brian Culbertson, Jonathan Butler, Candy Dulfer, Bob James, Dave Weckl, Lee Ritenour, Mindi Abair, David Sanborn, Patches Stewart, and others.

The 80s Cruise

What do jelly bracelets, crimped hair, and neon leotards have in common? You'll find them all, and many classic tunes, on The '80s Cruise . Whether you lived through this epic era or not, there's no denying the allure of '80s songs. From pop to Hip Hop to new wave to hair metal, you'll hear it all, and plenty of synthesizers, on this funky journey. Not surprisingly, The '80s Cruise tends to attract guests of a certain age (generally between 40 and 60), which means you step back in time and trade stories about mastering the leg warmer trend and popping wheelies on your bike, all while sipping a cocktail and screaming out lyrics you didn't know you remembered. With over 50 live performances and concerts, you're guaranteed to dance "All Night Long." This year's cruise is full, but you can join the waitlist or try your luck in 2025.

Dates: February 29 – March 7, 2024

Ship: Royal Caribbean's Mariner of the Seas

Port of departure: Port Canaveral, Florida

Itinerary: Oranjestad, Aruba; Willemstad, Curaçao

Artists: Soft Cell, 38 Special, Air Supply, Debbie Gibson, Sebastian Bach, and The English Beat, among others.

Emo's Not Dead Cruise

Break out your black eyeliner, skinny jeans, and dark clothes –- it's time to board the Emo's Not Dead Cruise . When you aren't losing yourself in the music, you'll find plenty of interesting things to do, like participating in a belly flop competition, drinking triathlon, or dodgeball tournament. The fact that each guest has a shared love for all things emo makes the experience even more exciting. Held over four days in late February through early March of 2024, the second Emo's Not Dead Cruise was popular enough to be sold out. 2025's cruise will likely be just as in demand, with similar dates. Be sure to check their site for an update, and book early to save your spot.

Dates: February 26 – March 1, 2024 

Itinerary: Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas

Artists: Yellowcard, Sleeping with Sirens, Mayday Parade, Story of the Year, August Burns Red, Charlotte Sands, Madina Lake, Reclaim the Fallen, The Devil Wears Prada, and others.

Rock the Bells Cruise

Hip Hop Hooray! The Rock the Bells Cruise: A Hip-Hop Experience is back, and it sounds like a ton of fun! This four-day jam session is bursting with enough music to keep you dancing from morning to night. This inaugural cruise set sail in 2023, marking the 50th anniversary of Hip Hop, and was such a success that it's back for more! Founded by LL Cool J, you can rest assured that the iconic performers will have you bustin' a move on every deck of the ship. MCs, DJs, and producers are on tap to get you vibing on this awesome music cruise. Don your fave kicks and get ready for a voyage packed with non-stop entertainment and two exciting Bahamian places to visit during your trip — Great Stirrup Cay and Nassau.

Dates: November 13 – 17, 2024

Ship: Norwegian Gem

Itinerary: Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas; Nassau, Bahamas

Artists: Past artists have included DJ Nina 9, Bun B, Lil Jon, DJ Critical Hype, Just Blaze, Pete Rock, DJ Scratch, The Finisher Mister Cee, and others.

Headbangers Boat Cruise

Hoping to rock out with the best of them but also looking for a little R & R? Book a Headbangers Boat Cruise . When you aren't moshing with your fellow cruisers, take a load off at the onboard spa, lounge by the pool, or dig your feet in the sand when you disembark in the Dominican Republic's beautiful Puerto Plata. Then, get ready to jam to a concert on the pool deck or at one of the ship's other performance venues. Other activities include a Q&A with metal titans Lamb of God, a poker tournament, a drum-off, and a DJ set by Lamb of God drummer Art Cruz. A popular voyage for metalheads, the second annual cruise is already sold out for 2024, but you can join the waiting list if you're itching to go. Or, hold out for 2025 and keep checking their site to see when booking begins. 

Dates: October 28 – November 1, 2024

Itinerary: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

Artists: Lamb of God, Poison the Well, Exodus, Soulfly, Chimaira, At the Gates, Dethklok, Napalm Death, Corrosion of Conformity, and others.

Soul Train Cruise

You'll want to pack your most colorful outfits and comfortable dancing shoes when preparing for your Soul Train Cruise . Actually, you should probably include a few costumes for theme nights (such as funk night and white night) to make sure you're as jazzed up as you can be for these exciting events. A fabulous mix of R&B, funk, and soul musicians will grace multiple stages throughout the day and night on this happening cruise. Created in homage to the classic television show of the same name, guests have the chance to learn dance moves from some of the OG Soul Train Dancers (you might want to stretch first). Take a break from getting down and make the most of this themed cruise with karaoke, trivia contests, comedy shows, pool parties, wine tastings, and panel discussions with celebrity artists. Make sure to disembark for sightseeing adventures in Costa Maya, Belize City, and Cozumel.

Dates: January 26 – February 2, 2025

Itinerary: Costa Maya, Mexico; Belize City, Belize; Cozumel, Mexico

Artists: Charlie Wilson, Jeffrey Osborne, Dru Hill, After 7, The Brothers Johnson, Zapp Band, and others.

Ultimate Disco Cruise and Beyond

Suffering from disco fever? A trip on StarVista LIVE's Ultimate Disco Cruise and Beyond is just what the doctor ordered. Celebrating its 5th anniversary in 2025, this groovy voyage is primed for those who love to boogie down to classic disco tunes with stars like Kool & The Gang. What do you wear on a disco cruise? Anything you'd like, but extra points if you've packed a wig, bell bottoms, mini-dresses, tie-dyed shirts, and platform shoes — there are plenty of theme nights. Over 40 live performances take place during this five-day cruise, and we suggest you rest up before you board, as there will be non-stop partying and dancing once you set sail. This cruise offers the typical artist Q&A and panel discussions found on other music cruises, as well as dance competitions and game shows. Cruise from Miami to Mexico and back with an excellent mix of dance music guaranteed to make you boogie.

Dates: February 19 – 24, 2025

Itinerary: Cozumel, Mexico; Costa Maya, Mexico

Artists: Kool & The Gang, The Spinners, Shalamar (featuring Howard Hewett, Carolyn Griffey, and Jeffrey Daniel), Tavares, Rose Royce, and others.

The Outlaw Country Cruise

Whether you're a fan of honky tonk, country rock, country pop, or bluegrass, you're in for a treat on the  Outlaw Country Cruise . This six-day adventure is jammed with entertainment that is sure to please every cowboy and girl. As described on the website, this cruise is a "week of sun up to sun down fun." Expect theme nights, including costume parties, comedy shows, autograph sessions, martini tastings, wine and chocolate pairing tastings, casino games on board, and so many concerts you'll never get bored. The 2025 cruise should sail around the same time, so be sure to check their site for the dates and book early to ensure your spot.

Dates: February 4 – 10, 2024

Port of departure: Miami, Fort Lauderdale

Itinerary: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic; San Juan, Puerto Rico

Artists: Blackberry Smoke, Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle, Nikki Lake, Ray Wylie Hubbard, 49 Winchester, Kaitlin Butts, Elizabeth Cook, Los Straitjackets, Vandoliers, and others.

Summer of '99 Cruise

Remember the more laid-back days of the late '90s and early 2000s, when movies were still on VHS tapes, Tamagotchis were all the rage, and your favorite songs were contained on CDs? Well, you can relive them and those fabulous dance mixes on the Summer of '99 Cruise from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas. Also organized by Sixthman, this inaugural cruise marks headlining band Creed's first concerts in 12 years. Theme nights include Y2K 90s's Sitcom Night and Vintage Rock T-Shirt Night, so come prepared with costumes. This fun-filled four-night cruise is so epic that they created a second voyage: The Summer of '99 and Beyond Cruise, which runs from April 27 to May 1. Both are sold out. If you don't get lucky on the waiting list, try for a spot on next year's voyage. Download the cruise's Spotify playlist to get in the mood.

Dates: April 18 – 22, 2024

Itinerary: Nassau, Bahamas

Artists: Creed, 3 Doors Down, Buckcherry, Tonic, Vertical Horizon, Fuel, The Verve Pipe, Nine Days, Tantric, Dishwalla, Louise Post (of Veruca Salt), and others.

Our methodology

To be included on this list, each cruise must be centered around music, obviously. And when we say "music," we're not talking about a small acapella group singing in the atrium or a pianist accompanying the dinner rush. We're looking at big-scale, well-organized, fabulous shows featuring acts so good you may get goosebumps. Whether they sing like angels or play a mean guitar, the musicians on these cruises will make your journey one you'll likely wish to repeat.

We consulted a ton of online reviews to ensure the cruises we mention on this list will live up to the hype. In addition to boasting talented performers, we searched for ships that were loaded with fun amenities, good concert venues, great food, and interesting ports of call. There's little worse than being stuck on a boat with nowhere to go, nothing to do, and nothing decent to munch on. That's why we made sure to do a deep dive, researching each cruise company to ensure they would fit the proverbial bill.

We also contacted music cruise organizers like Sixthman and StarVista LIVE to enquire about future dates. They told us that next year's cruise dates are announced during the current cruise, so there are no definitive dates until that time. They did, however, mention that the following year's cruises should take place around the same time. Be sure to check each cruise's website and book early — they fill up super quickly.

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ROCK LEGENDS CRUISE XI 2024

February 22 - 26, 2024

Native American Heritage Association presents Rock Legends Cruise XI 2024! You are invited to a rock and roll voyage on Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas, sailing from Miami to the beautiful beaches of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. We’ll rock our way through the Caribbean to your favorite tunes delivered by an incredible lineup of legendary artists, and this fundraising cruise wouldn’t be complete without the Rock ‘n’ Roll Never Forgets Memorabilia Auction, Signed Guitar Raffle and Band Photo Ops. So come join us on our floating rock festival with a cause and have the best time of your life since you were 18 years old.

To find out more, visit rocklegendscruise.com or call 888-666-1499.

Star Trek 2024

STAR TREK: THE CRUISE VII

February 22 - 29, 2024

Star Trek: The Cruise VII is the ultimate immersive experience shared by a star-studded Crew and the most passionate Star Trek fans in the universe! On The Un-Conventional Voyage, you are more than a passenger ⁠— you will become part of the Crew and part of the magic and majesty that is Star Trek ! Beam up for a 7-day Voyage on the spectacular Mariner of the Seas, as we boldly explore two new exotic and exciting ports of call – Curaçao and Aruba. Enjoy special Star Trek -themed shows, events, activities and parties. Join us and an amazing lineup of actors and personalities on Star Trek: The Cruise VII for the most unique Star Trek experience in the galaxy!

To learn more and to book your cabin, visit www.startrekthecruise.com

The Ultimate 80's Party

THE 80S CRUISE

february 29 - March 07, 2024

If you love the 80s — the music, the style, the culture, the excitement, the excess — The 80s Cruise delivers non-stop 80s awesomeness and unique, unforgettable moments for The Ultimate 80s Party! Step onboard an 80s time machine and immerse yourself in 7-days of nightly themed parties, unparalleled celebrity interaction, star-studded events and pool parties all for one all-inclusive price (including drinks)! Join 38 Social, Soft Cell, Air Supply, Debbie Gibson (Special Electric Youth 35th Anniversary Show) and more for over 50 concerts and live performances as we visit two exotic and exciting new ports of call in 2024 – Aruba and Curaçao – with the most righteous fans of the greatest decade!

To learn more and to book your cabin, visit www.the80scruise.com

Old School Cruise 2024

THE OLD SCHOOL CRUISE 2024

May 3 - 6, 2024

Come be part of making music history. It’s your chance to sail away with Old School Cruise 2024. This is our 5th annual sailing. Our Old School Cruise lineup is always made of Grammy award winner and or your favorite Old School Bands from the 60s, 70s and 80s. This is the music that we dance to and is part of all our lives. We set sail from San Pedro, CA May 3rd - 6th, 2024 and stopping at Ensenada, MX over Cinco de Mayo Weekend aboard Royal Caribbean’s spectacular Navigator of the Seas. She’s the greatest ship on the West Coast. It doesn’t get any better than this. You will have nonstop entertainment while making lifelong memories and friends. So get on board NOW and let’s get the party started.

To find out more, visit www.TheOldSchoolCruise.com or call 888-639-8880.

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Super Legends 2024

Sept 13 - 16, 2024

Let’s make music history and sail away with The King of the Accordion, Mr. Ramon Ayala, Los Lobos, WAR, The BAR-Kays, Tierra, MALO, Thee Midniters, Shelly Lares, Sunny Ozuna, Lighter Shade of Brown, Pepe Marquez, Rocky Padilla, David Marez, Cota The Barber, Sophia Maria, Raquel Ramirez, Tarah New, Amoraa, and Texas Funk. The SUPER LEGENDS CRUISE 2024 is simply on another level.

We set sail from San Pedro, CA September 13rd - 16th, 2024 and stopping at Ensenada, MX. It will be 3-day weekend adventure like never before aboard Royal Caribbean’s spectacular Navigator of the Seas.

To find out more, visit SuperLegendsCruise.com or call 888-639-8880. superlegendscruise.com

High Seas Rally

HIGH SEAS RALLY 2024

october 26 - november 2, 2024

High Seas Rally is the World’s Only Motorcycle on a Cruise ShipTM that brings together a community of bikers for the ultimate motorcycle vacation. This 7-night rally at sea kindles the spirit of adventure and supports two incredible causes – High Seas Rally Dialysis Fund and Wounded Warrior Project. Each day brings a fresh adventure, with legendary theme nights and parties; raffles, auctions and games that support charity; killer concerts and live music from Lou Gramm, The Kentucky Headhunters, Vixen, Hair Ball, Steel Rod and more; top vendors; demos from industry insiders; and bucket list ports of call.

To learn more and to book your cabin, visit www.highseasrally.com

The 90's Cruise Theme

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january 31 - february 5, 2025

It’s time to dial up the party and take it back to the 90s – the music, the “Rachel,” the baggy pants – on a 5-day luxury cruise! Onboard The 90s Cruise you will relive the magic of the iconic pop culture, music, fashion, and trends of the edgiest decade ever! Step onboard 5-days nightly theme parties, celeb interaction, plus all out 90s parties, and events and activities. Join Blues Traveler, Collective Soul. Gin Blossoms, Everclear, Lit, Color Me Bad, Lisa Loeb, Fastball C+C Music Factory, Jesus Jones, Digital Underground, and Sophie B. Hawkins for over 25 concerts and live performances! The Freshest 90s Party is Hosted by Downtown Julie Brown, Matt Pinfield, and Lisa Loeb.

To learn more and to book your cabin, visit www.the90scruise.com

Comic Con Theme Cruise 2025

Comic-Con: The Cruise 2025

February 5 - february 9, 2025

Comic-Con: The Cruise is The Ultimate Fan Adventure! Get ready to set sail on an unforgettable adventure of a lifetime and immerse yourself in the world of popular arts like never before. This 4-day adventure at sea celebrates your passions and is full of surprises, with original, one-of-a-kind, entertainment delivered by Comic-Con ® stars and creators who step off the stage and dine, party, and interact with the guests throughout the cruise. This is an entirely new experience that brings together the most passionate fans from across the globe!

To learn more and to book your cabin, visit www.comicconthecruise.com

Old School Cruise 2025

THE OLD SCHOOL CRUISE 2025

May 2 - 5, 2025

Come be part of making music history! It’s your chance to sail away with the Old School Cruise 2025. This is our 6th annual sailing. This year you'll be joining the legendary Commodores, S.O.S Band, ZAPP, Sister Sledge, Peaches & Herb, the Original Lakeside, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Bloodstone, Lenny Williams, Mary Jane Girls ft. Maxi & Cheri and many more. This is the music that we dance to and is part of all our lives.  We set sail from San Pedro, CA May 2nd - 5th, 2025 and stopping at Ensenada, MX over Cinco de Mayo Weekend aboard Royal Caribbean’s spectacular Navigator of the Seas. She’s the greatest ship on the West Coast. It doesn’t get any better than this. You will have nonstop entertainment while making lifelong memories and friends. So get on board NOW and let’s get the party started.

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The Old School Cruise 2.0

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The Brand New OLD SCHOOL CRUISE 2.0 is ON SALE NOW! The Old School Cruise 2024 will now have 2 cruise ships sailing right next to each other making them “officially” the biggest Concert Cruise in MUSIC HISTORY. Setting sail May 3-6th 2024 with a MASSIVE lineup that includes. Kool & The Gang, Morris Day & The Time, Cameo, The Zapp Band, Confunkshun, Klymaxx, Evelyn "Champagne" King and MC Magic, Trinere, Rodney O and A Lighter Shade of Brown! The Old School Cruise 2.0 will also sellout fast, so reserve your cabin NOW for only $50 down. Go to  TheOldSchoolCruise.com  Or call 888-639-8880 and use Promo code JIMMY for $50 onboard cash.

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At CruiseMapper's Music Cruise survey you will find departure dates, itineraries, and various "music and dance" theme cruise information and tips. We offer you a list of Classical music concerts and dance cruise specials on deals to visit the Caribbean, Europe, and Australia on a big cruise ship vacation. Caution - music cruises are super fun, generally promoting a lot of drinking and dancing activities. Cruise drinking and dancing fun generally involve big money spending. Very special are also all the music concert voyages on big riverboats in Europe.

For your convenience, the following link jumps down directly to CruiseMapper's music-cruises schedule , listing lines, ships, departure dates, and homeports. Follow Mardi Gras Carnival cruises visiting the US port cities New Orleans Louisiana, Galveston Texas, Tampa Florida, Long Beach (Los Angeles) California, NYC New York, Mobile Alabama, and of course - Rio De Janeiro (Brazil). This survey is integrated with our Themed Cruises .

"Dance and Music" themed cruises

Themed as "Music Cruises" deals are from the list of the industry's newest inventions. They are very similar to all the music concerts arranged at land-based facilities (music halls, theaters, stadiums, etc. And since modern cruise ships can accommodate from 2500 (on average) to more than 5000 people, these so special marine vessels become the perfect place for the mixed "music concert and party" cruise vacation the world has never seen before.

From what Wikipedia has said about music - it's the art form "whose medium is sound and silence". However, on cruise ships there's no such thing as silence - it's party time all the time! The word "music" derives from Greek "mousike" meaning the "art of the Muses". And what is better than a Muses-inspired vacation of several days at sea, right?

Dance-themed cruises

The dance cruise experience is a major part of the "Music Cruise" specials - especially when famous bands and singers are involved in these actions. And these "musical" deals suggest a hell of a lot dancing on the ship. Imagine you can enjoy (if fortunate enough) your super cool band's performance at sea. There are some truly unique sailings, which include huge crowd dancing parties featuring NKOTB (with the "New Kids On The Block" celebrities).

Christian-themed music cruises are another unique offer in this category. On those, you'll enjoy the company of hundreds and even thousands of like-minded folks sharing your ideas of God, right and wrong. And quite often, preachers there dance and enjoy the music more than the audience itself.

Popular musical genders on the specially themed music and dance cruises are Rock, Country, and Folk bands. And Classical music and Jazz themed cruises offer one truly sophisticated experience at sea. Often music-themed sailings are combined with specials from the category of Food and Wine cruises . These are usually Jazz- or Classic music-themed (often river cruise) deals, offering a gourmet voyage on some of Europe's biggest rivers, such as the Danube, or Rhone and Seine in France.

P&O Cruises UK ships offer each year several Music Cruises leaving from Southampton, and their Australia brand may offer such themed deals from Sydney, Australia. Most of them are Mediterranean cruises from Southampton, and  Cruises To Nowhere from Sydney - i.e. without additional ports of call (which significantly lowers their cost by not including port charges).

How much do "Music Cruises" cost,  what is included in prices?

Your dance/music cruise infrastructure is pretty much like a normal sailing - but it's not, ok? The cruise part as always, includes tanning, swimming, drinking, dining, sleeping (with the "repeat until" command) summarized as "easy big-time fun". Your "music cruise tickets" prices are inclusive of all meals on the boat and add to that the 24-hr room service onboard. This means all main dining rooms and the buffet dining, specialty restaurants charge extra (from ~$20 to $50 per meal). Alcohol, soda and soft drinks are not in the list of inclusions.

Beware - enjoying the music cruise fun in a not healthy and not cheap combination with lots of beverages could cost you way more than the ticket itself. Virtually all music and dance cruise deals are on round-trip departures from some of the world's biggest cruise ports - like Miami and Fort Lauderdale in Florida, NYC New York, Boston MA, Los Angeles, Southampton UK, Sydney AU.

Music Cruises 2023-2024 schedule

Most of the following voyages are themed on Classic, Folk, Country, Rock, or Jazz music.

Dance and Music Cruises - CruiseMapper

Note: In the following table, all links are internal (CruiseMapper) redirecting to the ship’s itinerary schedule where you can compare dates and prices per person (double occupancy rates).

Mardi Gras carnival cruises

Mardi Gras cruises are music and dance-themed voyages with itineraries that visit the US port cities  New Orleans Louisiana ,  Galveston Texas ,  Tampa Florida ,  Long Beach (Los Angeles) California ,  NYC New York ,  Mobile Alabama , and of course,  Rio De Janeiro Brazil .

Mardi Gras Carnival

The Mardi Gras carnival aka "Carnival season" (the name literally means "Fat Tuesday" in French) is a Catholic festival celebrated in the countries of Anglican nations. The celebrations start on Epiphany (or "the feast day" on January 6th) and culminate on the day before Ash Wednesday (called "Fat Tuesday" and "Mardi Gras Day" - positioned exactly 46 days before Easter).

When is the Mardi Gras carnival day?

Because day's timing is set according to Easter, it varies by year - between February 3 and March 9. Follows a list with the Mardi Gras dates in the next couple of years (all dates will be on Tuesdays, though  - no matter the year).

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The Mardi Gras dates are:

  • in 2020 on February 25
  • in 2021 on February 16
  • in 2022 on March 1
  • in 2023 on February 21
  • in 2024 on February 13
  • in 2025 on March 4
  • in 2026 on February 17
  • in 2027 on February 9

To find your "Mardi Gras cruise ship", just pick departure port ( New Orleans ,  Galveston ,  Tampa ,  Los Angeles ,  New York ,  Mobile , Rio De Janeiro ). In the port's schedule, you'll find listed ships leaving from or going to that seaport. Then choose itineraries that include the year's carnival day.

Mardi Gras New Orleans is second only to the "Rio Carnival" in Brazil. According to Wikipedia, the Rio Carnival draws record numbers of day tourists to Brazil - 2,2 million for the Carnival Day in 2012. Add to this more than 5 million people for the whole week (around 70% of all annual guests to Rio De Janeiro), with over 400,000 foreigners participating in the week-long day and night music and dancing, and boozing.

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"Mardi Gras booze cruise" inclusions

Most Mardi Gras themed cruise deals are offered by independent resellers and for larger groups with discounted cabin rates. Group booking ("Hosted Group Cruise"), besides great pricing, is also among travel agencies' special deals.

  • Included by the agency are at least one Private Group cocktail party, all gratuities (depending on ship/itinerary these can be up to $100 PP), group departure, daily and nightly group gatherings, group dining (reserved tables), and, of course, your "Mask Party".
  • Included by the ship (for the duration of the trip) are all meals (excepting alternative restaurants), accommodations and entertainment, 24-hour room service.
  • Not-included (optional) are group shore excursions (again at discount prices), alcoholic beverages (optional all-inclusive drink packages are offered), gift shop purchases, spa services, gambling (casino / bingo), airfare (optional fly-cruise packages are offered from USA and UK), port charges, Government taxes, local transfers to the departure port. Remember that for US citizens a passport or certified birth certificate is always required.
  • All Mardi Gras themed cruises offer special dining menu and carnival-themed shipboard activities - good music, exotic masquerade, booze packages, and promos.

Mardi Gras cruising experiences

In 2017, the UK-based  Fred Olsen Cruise Line offered the company's first-ever Mardi Gras cruise as part of an epic travel adventure to ports in the Caribbean, North and Central America leaving roundtrip from the UK.

  • From Southampton England, Fred Olsen’s ship  MS Balmoral  offered in February 2017 a 46-night itinerary as an adults-only cruise visiting 18 ports of call and featuring 3 full days and 2 overnights in NOLA ( New Orleans ) allowing plenty of time to enjoy the carnival atmosphere.
  • This unique  themed cruise (46-night itinerary, code L1703, the theme "Central America and the Mardi Gras" left Southampton on February 4, 2017. Prices started from GBP 3450 pp (based on double-occupancy twin-bed Superior Interior cabin). Pricing included accommodation, all onboard meals, and entertainment, plus port taxes.
  • The list of cruise ports of call included: Southampton – Funchal Madeira – Bridgetown Barbados – Castries St. Lucia – St John’s Antigua – Road Town Tortola BVI – Falmouth Jamaica – Trujillo Honduras – Belize City – Cozumel Mexico – New Orleans LA (2-nights) – Tampa FL – Key West FL – Miami FL – Port Canaveral FL – Jacksonville FL – Charleston SC – Hamilton Bermuda – Ponta Delgada Azores – Southampton.
  • The 2-night stay in NOLA allowed cruise tourists to enjoy the festivities at this fabulously extravagant festival. Passengers were also provided with the opportunity to attend the "Orpheuscapade Black Tie Ball" in New Orleans – something rarely experienced by tourists. This formal event was held in the city's Convention Centre, featuring live music, dancing, and the chance to get up close to the gigantic carnival floats, as a local celebrity leads the parade directly through the Centre.

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Experience themed cruises and cruise music festivals at sea designed to set the stage for moments that make life rock!

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Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite Cruise | February 10-14, 2024

MIAMI TO GREAT STIRRUP CAY & NASSAU, BAHAMAS Norwegian Pearl

After leading the way in modern R&B and transfixing music lovers for more than two decades, multi-platinum Grammy-award winning artist Maxwell is taking to the sea in the inaugural Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite Cruise! This 4-night ocean cruise will feature 2 exclusive performances by Maxwell!

Join Maxwell, Ledisi, Robert Glasper, Sabrina Claudio, Musiq Soulchild, Leela James, Gallant and more to be announced as we celebrate four glorious nights under the Caribbean night’s sky. Setting sail February 10 – 14, 2024 on the Norwegian Pearl, Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite Cruise will be stopping at two beautiful Bahamian destinations, Great Stirrup Cay & Nassau! Join us while we bring concerts, comedy, parties and more out to sea over VALENTINE’S DAY WEEKEND !

Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea VIII 2023 themed cruise to Mexico

Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea IX | March 18-22, 2024

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Join us for the biggest blues-rock party at sea with Joe Bonamassa, Grace Potter, Black Country Communion, Marshall Tucker Band, John Oates, and more for the 9th edition of Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea! Sailing March 18-22, 2024 , the Norwegian Pearl will cruise from Miami, Florida , through dazzling blue seas to Cozumel, Mexico , as you indulge in four days and nights of live shows, rare collaborations, and unique activities you can only see onboard KTBA!

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The Last Resort Cruise | April 1-5, 2024

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The Gator Boys are taking their show on the sea! Join Midland and all their pals for The Last Resort Cruise, sailing April 1-5, 2024 from Miami to Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas. We'll bring a little Texas flair aboard our floating oasis, Norwegian Pearl, and cruise off to a four-night 21st Century Honky Tonk paradise on the sea. Get ready to lose your blues alongside fellow Midlanderos and music lovers with specially curated activities from Mark, Cam, and Jess, one-of-a-kind opportunities to interact with the artists you love, and of course, Insólito Tequila! It's going to be one helluva good time- so get checked in and we'll see y'all out there!

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On the Blue Cruise | April 5-10, 2024

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Set your course for an unforgettable journey aboard the 2024 On the Blue Cruise - where boundless horizons meet unparalleled luxury aboard the Norwegian Pearl. Our cruise is more than just a voyage; it's an experience that puts your love of Classic Rock Music at the forefront and showcases some of the most incredible talents you know…and love!

Don't miss the chance to be a part of this extraordinary voyage featuring Justin Hayward of the Moody Blues, The Zombies, Alan Parsons, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas , and so many more! Secure your spot on the 2024 On the Blue Cruise today and embark on a journey that will captivate your heart and soul. With non-stop music, photo experiences, and other immersive events you will be swept away on an extraordinary music adventure that will redefine your idea of what cruising is and how it’s done! We can’t wait to host you aboard!

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Utopia Carnival Cruise & Festival | April 28 – May 8, 2024

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Experience an unforgettable ten-day party spree with Utopia Carnival Cruise & Festival, as we set sail from Miami to the heart of St. Thomas' carnival season on April 28th, 2024! Dive into electrifying land festivals, climaxing with our "Unity Festival" at Crown Bay on May 5th. Witness global sensation Burna Boy, Morgan Heritage, DJ Puffy, and more!

The Utopia Carnival Cruise & Festival ushers a new era of entertainment tourism, serving up a broad and eclectic array of engaging events. As a nexus of multicultural festivities, Utopia Carnival affords guests the opportunity to immerse themselves in an unparalleled selection of music and entertainment choices. Experience the 2024 carnival thrill!

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Sail Across the Sun | February 13-17, 2025

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Break out the bubbles and vino - and raise a full glass as we toast to a music-filled celebration at sea for Train's 8th Edition of Sail Across the Sun! Sailing February 13-17, 2025, from Miami to adventure-filled Cozumel, Mexico, aboard Norwegian Gem, this 4-day floating festival at sea brings together an incredible lineup of artists including Matt Nathanson, Yacht Rock Revue, Jon Foreman of Switchfoot, The Dan Band, and more!

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Ultimate Disco Cruise and Beyond | February 19-24, 2025

MIAMI – COZUMEL – COSTA MAYA Norwegian Pearl

The Ultimate Disco Cruise and Beyond is BACK for its 5th Anniversary sailing! Celebrate the Greatest Dance, Soul, Funk & Party Music Ever for five nights with over 40 live performances including Kool & the Gang, The Spinners, Shalamar, Tavares, Rose Royce, the Brothers Johnson, Lisa Lisa, The Legendary Blue Notes, and many more.

Join us as you dance back to everyone's favourite era of music where Norwegian Pearl will be transformed into a floating dance club!

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Keeping The Blues Alive At Sea X | March 21-26, 2025

MIAMI TO HARVEST CAYE, BELIZE AND COSTA MAYA, MEXICO Norwegian Gem

The BIGGEST BLUES ROCK PARTY AT SEA just got even BIGGER! To celebrate 10 incredible years, Keeping The Blues Alive at Sea will be sailing for FIVE FULL DAYS in 2025 with some of the best live music in the world. Join your fellow blues community and our host, Joe Bonamassa, with an ALL-STAR LINEUP for our 10th-anniversary extravaganza. Sailing March 21-26, 2025, Norwegian Gem will carry us from Miami, Florida, to TWO tropical destinations: Harvest Caye, Belize & Costa Maya, Mexico. Get ready for an adventure of five days & nights packed to the brim with live shows, rare collaborations, and unique activities that can only be experienced on board. With the backdrop of amazing Norwegian amenities like serene spa services, loads of dining options, shopping, and refreshing cocktails, you'll feel like a legend yourself.

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Tammy’s Pontoon Party | March 22-25, 2024

MIAMI TO NASSAU Norwegian Pearl

There's a trash-tastic good time happening on the high seas with Comedian and trailer park royalty, Chelcie Lynn on Tammy's Pontoon Party. Get down to Miami, March 22-25, 2024 - we've got a pontoon sailing round trip to Nassau, Bahamas! Aboard, you'll hang with Chelcie, Libbie Higgins, Paige Ginn, and the whole gang for three-days of stand-up comedy, live podcasts, late-night music performances, and much more!

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Bananaland At Sea | October 14-18, 2024

MIAMI TO GREAT STIRRUP CAY & NASSAU Norwegian Jade

The greatest show in sports is hitting the high seas! Join us for Bananaland at Sea, sailing October 14-18, 2024 from Miami to Nassau and Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas! Get ready to Go Bananas on this 4-day, fully immersive experience where the Savannah Bananas, the Party Animals, and the entire cast will be up to their usual antics- singing, dancing, banana tossing, and so much more. Score countless opportunities to strike up conversations with your favourite players and crew, participate in epic activities and games, and catch daily performances that'll leave you awestruck aboard this unforgettable trip.

Chris Jericho’s Rock ‘N’ Wrestling Rager at Sea: Six On The Beach

Chris Jericho’s Rock ‘N’ Wrestling Rager at Sea: Six On The Beach | January 31 – February 4, 2025

MIAMI TO COSTA MAYA Norwegian Gem

Sixth time's a charm, Ragers! That's right, we're coming back for the 6th voyage of Chris Jericho's Rock 'N' Wrestling Rager at Sea: Six on the Beach! We'll commandeer the Norwegian Gem January 31 - February 4, 2025. Starting in Miami and making our way down to Costa Maya, Mexico, get your sandy cheeks ready for table-slamming fan-favourites: an onboard wrestling ring, vibrant performances from musicians and comedians we love, and exclusive access to talent-hosted escapades. Even Poseidon gets down & dirty, so you should, too!

The Broadway Cruise

The Broadway Cruise | March 13-18, 2024

MIAMI TO MONTEGO BAY AND GRAND CAYMAN ISLANDS Norwegian Pearl

The curtain is calling you back to sea! Join your favourite Broadway stars and luminaries on our second sailing of The Broadway Cruise, heading from Miami to Key West and Grand Cayman, March 13-18, 2024 on the Norwegian Pearl. Prepare yourself for 5 days of dazzling shows and intimate performances from Broadway's top talent. Gain tips, tricks and trade secrets through immersive workshops and interactive panel discussions with some of the most inspiring creatives working today. Shine like the star that you are at Broadway Karaoke whilst surrounded by a community of fellow fans and theatrical thespians. With the luxury of a round-trip cruise combined with the fanfare of the timeless Broadway tradition, and the most star-studded Broadway holiday cast ever, you're in for an experience worthy of a standing ovation! Don't miss the chance to ride the Great White Wave.

Chefs Making Waves

Chefs Making Waves | March 25-29, 2024

Norwegian Pearl

Embark on a delectable journey aboard Chefs Making Waves! Sip, savour, and share in an exceptionally harmonized, all-inclusive holiday round-trip from Miami to Nassau and Great Stirrup Cay, March 25-29, 2024. With your favourite culinary talents in tow, partake in nightly curated seated dinners, catch transformative cooking demos, enjoy featured mixologists, groove to an array of live entertainment, and so much MORE!

NurseCon | April 9-14, 2024

Norwegian Breakaway

Miami to Cozumel, Mexico and Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas

NurseCon at Sea is The Ultimate Nursing Conference! Join us as we sail to Cozumel, Mexico, and Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas from April 9 - 14, 2024. All whilst getting your CNEs and participating in exciting activities, such as Nurses Got Talent, Nurse Feud, and more!

Hallmark Channel Christmas Cruise

Hallmark Channel Christmas Cruise | November 5-9, 2024

Norwegian Gem

Miami to Nassau

Pack your bags for the holiday of a lifetime as you experience the magic of a Hallmark Channel Christmas with your favourite Hallmark stars! On board, immerse yourself in Christmas crafts, participate in interactive talent panels, and enjoy an exclusive premiere of a new Hallmark Channel holiday movie from the comfort of our world-class theatre at sea. Create everlasting memories with your family, friends, and fellow Hallmark Channel fans with a festival of fun!

StarVista Live

StarVista Live

StarVista Live cruises provide unique experiences and unparalleled access to the superstars you love.

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What to expect

Malt Shop Memories Cruise OCT 27-NOV 3, 2024

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The Big Easy Cruise January 5-12, 2025

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Ultimate Disco Cruise FEBRUARY 19-24, 2025

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Sandy Beaches Cruise JANUARY 12-19, 2025

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The Country Music Cruise JANUARY 19-26, 2025

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Soul Train Cruise JAN 26-FEB 2, 2025

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'70s Rock & Romance Cruise  MARCH 14-21, 2024

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Flower Power Cruise MARCH 21 - 28, 2024

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Southern Rock Cruise Not Scheduled

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Abbey Road on The River MAY 23-27, 2024  

About StarVista Live

StarVista LIVE brings together some of the greatest artists and musicians in each genre with true music fans in a luxurious, full ship cruise environment, including:

  • Luxurious full ship charter cruise on a top rated line
  • Beautiful Caribbean ports of call
  • 24 x 7 excitement and activities
  • Direct interaction with your favorite superstars
  • Unforgettable LIVE nightly performances
  • Beautiful accommodations and amenities
  • Celebrate with fans just like you

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A Few of the Many Superstars Who Have Sailed...

  • Malt Shop Memories Cruise — Frankie Valli, Beach Boys, Dion, Neil Sedaka, Paul Anka 
  • Country Music Cruise  — Kenny Rogers, Vince Gill, Alabama  
  • Soul Train Cruise  — Smokey Robinson, Earth Wind & Fire, Gladys Knight, The O'Jays
  • Flower Power Cruise  — Eric Burdon and The Animals, The Hollies, Mickey Dolenz Lead Singer of The Monkees, Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone, The Zombies
  • ‘70s Rock and Romance Cruise — Peter Frampton, Styx, America, Air Supply, Foreigner
  • Ultimate Disco Cruise – KC and The Sunshine Band, Gloria Gaynor, The Jacksons, Kool & The Gang
  • Sandy Beaches Cruise – Delbert McClinton, The Mavericks, Marcia Ball, Marc Broussard
  • Southern Rock Cruise - Lynyrd Skynyrd, 38 Special, The Marshall Tucker Band, The Outlaws

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  • Theme Nights and Costume Parties

Our Promise

StarVista LIVE promises to provide you with a unique entertainment experience, bringing you together with a community of like-minded enthusiasts to relive favorite moments, create new memories, and enjoy unparalleled access to the superstars you love. 

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This was our first RLC and it was AMAZING!! The entertainment was top notch! And what made it even better was all the awesome people! We are booked for next year! Jeremy, RAWK!
We have been on all RLC’s and they have all been awesome! The lineup is always great!! The musicians are super friendly! Pam and her staff do an excellent job year after year!! Not only is the music great, but the people you met become lifelong friends. This is the best vacation ever! If you haven’t been on one yet, book now….they sell out quick! Ali & Tony, AWESOME!!!!!!

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The Super Legends Cruise Is On!!

Get ready for the greatest weekend of your lives sailing September 13 – 16 th , 2024 aboard Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas roundtrip out of Los Angeles stopping in Ensenada, MX.

Let’s make music history and sail away with The King of the Accordion, Mr. Ramon Ayala, Los Lobos, WAR, The BAR-Kays, Tierra, MALO, Thee Midniters, Shelly Lares, Sunny Ozuna, Lighter Shade of Brown, Pepe Marquez, Rocky Padilla, David Marez, Cota The Barber, Sophia Maria, Raquel Ramirez, Tarah New, Amoraa, and Texas Funk. The SUPER LEGENDS CRUISE 2024 is simply on another level.

This will sellout very fast so don’t get left behind. Sail away out of San Pedro Sept 13-16th 2024. We will take you on a 3-day weekend adventure like never before. Lets make lifetime memories and friends on The Super Legends Cruise 2024.

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GET ready to ENJOY THIS LIFETIME experience

What is included / the experience.

Featuring legendary artists jamming on Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas.

variety of dining choices

3-Night Concert cruise

Port of Los Angeles to ensenada

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Your cruise fare includes your cabin, food and regular drinks at the main dining and buffet. You will be a part of all the concerts – featuring legendary artists jamming on the ship. Your gratuities for the ship’s crew (your cabin steward, ship cleaning staff, waiters/waitresses, etc.) will be added at check out. Soda and alcohol are separate.

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So Very Hard To Go It All Comes Back

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Heaven Señorita Crazy Dream

Dream About You Spring Love Because I Love You

I'll Never Get Over You Getting Over Me Point of No Return Come Go with Me

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Kiss and Say Goodbye Shining Star Forever by Your Side

Natural High We Go a Long Way Back Never Let You Go

Sexy Lady Lies All My Life

Amanda Perez

Angel Candy Kisses I Pray (Never Forget)

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Thee Midniters

Dreaming Casually The Town I Live In

Pepe Marquez

Be Thankful For What You've got Love I Can See Love The Way

Car Wash I Wanna Get Next To You Wishing On A Star

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The 18 best themed cruises for 2024 and 2025.

From Christmas to Comic-Con, there's a themed cruise for you.

The Best Themed Cruises

Disney characters in front of the Pumpkin Tree on Disney Cruise Line's Halloween on the High Seas.

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Grab your costumes, musical instruments, books or anything else you could need for a fun themed cruise.

Imagine boarding a cruise ship to find hundreds – or even thousands – of your shipmates share the very same passions and interests that you do. You're thinking of a themed cruise.

Like a traditional cruise, a themed cruise delivers everything you'd expect of a shipboard vacation, like sundrenched ports, sparkling blue waters and superb dining amid lush surroundings, but instead of a daily program filled with trivia, bingo, dance lessons and pickleball tournaments, you'll find myriad activities geared specifically to the sailing's theme – and plenty of like-minded people to share them with.

Below, you'll find some of the top themed cruises for 2024 and 2025. Be sure to book soon, as these voyages can sell out quickly.

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Best Music-Themed Cruises

Best holiday cruises, best star trek cruises, best literary cruises, best culinary cruises, best sports-themed cruises, cayamo, a journey through song: march 1-8, 2024.

In its 16th year, Cayamo celebrates music of all genres. The 2024 voyage brings Lyle Lovett, Billy Bragg and Shawn Colvin together with more than two dozen acts aboard Norwegian Pearl . This themed cruise sails from Miami to the Dominican Republic and Aruba while offering songwriting sessions, open jams, autograph opportunities and more. In addition to full concerts, cruisers can count on memorable collaborations and onboard performances crafted specifically for this weeklong musical celebration. Though this music-themed cruise is currently full, interested travelers can join the waitlist on Cayamo's website .

The Broadway Cruise 2: March 13-18, 2024

The Great White Way relocates from the Big Apple to Miami , with stops in Key West, Florida , and Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands , during this musical salute to Broadway. Join actors – including Norm Lewis, Christian Borle and Kerry Butler – as well as composers, choreographers, journalists and critics for five nights of performances, workshops and panel discussions aboard Norwegian Pearl.

Flower Power Cruise: March 21-28, 2024

Hop aboard Celebrity Summit for a celebration of the stars and music of the 1960s, hosted by Peter & Gordon's Peter Asher. The Rascals, Tommy James & the Shondells, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, John Lodge of the Moody Blues, John Kay of Steppenwolf, The Box Tops and The Grassroots are just part of the stellar lineup of classic rockers sailing from Miami to San Juan, Puerto Rico , and St. Croix on the seventh annual Flower Power Cruise. Visit the Flower Power Cruise website to join the waitlist.

On the Blue: April 5-10, 2024

Justin Hayward of the Moody Blues hosts this five-night celebration of classic rock aboard Norwegian Pearl, filled with full concerts, late-night jams, Q&A sessions with the artists, photo ops, meet-and-greets and themed nights. The Zombies, Alan Parsons, Al Stewart, Little River Band and more join Hayward as Norwegian Pearl sails from Miami to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic , and Nassau, Bahamas . VIP packages that include priority concert seating, a goody bag filled with themed merchandise and access to a special artist cocktail party are available.

The Michael McDonald and Patti LaBelle Cruise: April 10-13, 2024

In 1986, Michael McDonald and Patti LaBelle teamed up to record what would become a No. 1 smash hit: "On My Own," written and produced by Burt Bachrach and his then-wife Carole Bayer Sager. Now, McDonald and LaBelle reunite – this time, at sea – for a three-night event filled with musical performances. Hosted by Grammy Award winner Marcus Miller, this soulful voyage also features comedians George Wallace and Alonzo Bodden along with a cast of award-winning musicians and vocalists to keep the party going. This cruise sails from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas, aboard Norwegian Pearl.

Disney characters Mickey and Minnie stand in front of the Pumpkin Tree on Disney Cruise Line's Halloween on the High Seas.

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Halloween on the High Seas: Mid-September to October 2024

It's a spooky time aboard four of Disney Cruise Line's ships – Disney Magic , Disney Dream , Disney Fantasy and Disney Wish – during its Halloween sailings. Dress up and join Disney characters for Halloween parties, themed food and beverages, eerie arts and crafts, creepy decor and other special events. Featured Halloween itineraries for 2024 sail to destinations in the eastern and western Caribbean, as well as the Bahamas.

Hallmark Christmas Cruise: November 5-9 and November 17-21, 2024

Hallmark Channel stars bring Christmas magic to life on this festive celebration at sea aboard the Norwegian Gem . Sailing from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas, the cruise includes Christmas cookie decorating, ugly sweater contests and Christmas "carol-oke" among its planned activities. Each voyage culminates in the world premiere of a new Hallmark Channel "Countdown to Christmas" movie. Head to the Hallmark Christmas Cruise website to join the waitlist.

Very Merrytime: November and December 2024

Get in the holiday spirit with Disney Cruise Line 's Very Merrytime sailings, available on Disney Magic, Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy and Disney Wish. Join in for a jolly fusion of shipboard decor and holiday-themed entertainment, including Christmas tree lightings, meet-and-greets with Santa Claus, a holiday deck show and more. Very Merrytime's 2024 itineraries explore ports throughout the Bahamas and the western Caribbean.

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Star Trek: The Cruise: February 22-29, 2024

Board Royal Caribbean International for the best cruise experience in the galaxy on Mariner of the Seas . Sailing to Curacao and Aruba from Port Canaveral, you'll join Star Trek actors Walter Koenig, Levar Burton, Garrett Wang and nearly two dozen others as you're beamed into themed shows, events, parties and actor-hosted shore adventures. Each night of the cruise celebrates a different dimension of the Star Trek experience and, since the cruise's debut in 2017, guests have knocked it out of the park with show-stopping costumes.

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Literature Festival at Sea: November 13-20, 2024

Cross the Atlantic surrounded by authors, poets, journalists, critics, historians and book lovers aboard the legendary Queen Mary 2 as she sails from Southampton, England, to New York City . With discussions, master classes, book signings and special events, this ocean-going book festival, coordinated by The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival, features authors Mark Billingham, Denise Mina and Chris Brookmyre, with more guest speakers and participants still to be announced. This special program is open to all guests sailing this particular Cunard Line crossing and need not be booked through an outside themed cruise organizer.

Comic-Con: The Cruise: February 5-9, 2025

A thrilling new entry into the themed cruise universe, San Diego Comic-Con and Entertainment Cruise Productions team up for Comic-Con: The Cruise. Participants will interact with Comic-Con icons – including the comic book world's leading actors, creators, authors and more – as they sail on Royal Caribbean's Serenade of the Seas from Tampa to Cozumel. While the specific talent lineup will not be revealed until early November, fans can expect nonstop activities on board, including hosted tastings, trivia sessions, parties, cosplay events, and autograph and photo sessions.

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Silversea Cruises S.A.L.T. (All Sailings)

Sometimes, you'll find a theme built right into a standard cruise experience – like Silversea's S.A.L.T. (Sea and Land Taste), an immersive multipronged culinary program created by Adam Sachs, former editor-in-chief of Saveur magazine. Aboard Silversea's newest ships, Silver Nova, Silver Moon and Silver Dawn , S.A.L.T. celebrates the region guests are sailing through on their particular voyage. Cruisers will find a dedicated restaurant featuring local specialties; a bar offering the area's wines, beers and cocktails; hands-on cooking classes that show guests how to create their favorite local dishes at home; and an intensive program of culinary programs on shore.

Chefs Making Waves: March 25-29, 2024

Award-winning chefs Andrew Zimmern, Aaron Sanchez, Anne Burrell, Marcus Samuelsson, Robert Irvine, Michael Symon and more indulge you in culinary excellence on this four-night voyage from Miami to Great Stirrup Cay and Nassau, Bahamas, aboard Norwegian Pearl. Guests can expect cooking demos, in-depth master classes, culinary panels and, best of all, four meticulously designed sit-down dinners curated by these master chefs who have reshaped the American food scene.

Sara Moulton Cruise: May 18-June 1, 2024

Oceania Cruises, creator of the decadent onboard Dom Perignon Dinner, celebrates dining with sailings featuring leading names in the culinary arts. In May 2024, chef, cookbook author and TV personality Sara Moulton leads food demonstrations and special shore excursions during a 14-day sailing from Barcelona to Rome aboard Marina .

Claudine Pepin Cruise: July 17-31, 2024

Known for its commitment to all things culinary, Oceania Cruises hosts another foodie voyage in July 2024. Claudine Pepin, TV host and daughter of world-renowned Master Chef Jacques Pepin, conducts culinary-themed demonstrations and chats aboard Sirena on a sailing from Reykjavik, Iceland , to Hamburg, Germany , over 14 days.

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Cleveland Browns Fan Cruise: March 11-16, 2024

Celebrate all things Browns during a five-day sailing from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas, and Falmouth, Jamaica, aboard Royal Caribbean's Independence of the Seas . Dozens of Browns alumni will share insider secrets with guests and join in experiences that include special dinners; a deep dive into the past, present and future of the team; autograph sessions; beach parties and more.

Rome & Prix du Monde of Monaco: May 20-27, 2025

Arrive for Formula One festivities aboard Windstar Cruises' Wind Surf, the world's largest sailing yacht. Cruisers will receive a themed gift package containing earplugs, binoculars, a seat cushion and more to enjoy the exhilaration of watching Monte Carlo's Grand Prix du Monde from a premier grandstand seat in Monaco . You'll enjoy two days of Formula One time trials and racing, as well as exclusive access to events like a Prix du Monde-themed cocktail reception. This experience is hosted by a Formula One expert who will provide behind-the-scenes insights, answer questions and participate in discussions throughout the sailing.

2025 British Isles Golf Cruise: July 15-July 28, 2025

In partnership with Perry Golf, Azamara hosts a number of golf cruises throughout the year. This is the big one: a sailing that includes attendance to the prestigious 153rd Open at Royal Portrush. You'll sail aboard Azamara Journey from Southampton, England, to Liverpool, England; Dublin ; Belfast, Ireland, and more, ending your cruise with three days in Edinburgh, Scotland . Travelers can count on playing six rounds of golf at well-known courses throughout the British Isles.

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