2019 Black Cruise Line up

= JANUARY 2019 =


THE GROOVE CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: January 10-14, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Miami to CocoCay and Nassau

From sunrise to sunset and around every corner for 3 days, there’s something planned for you. All white parties, dance party an. Prepare to be fully involved with so many activities. Over 15,000 lives have been changed forever by an oceanic experience unlike anything on earth. What started in 2004 with a group of 125 friends has now erupted into the world’s largest floating dance music festival. Join thousands of the most incredibly beautiful people on the planet as you sail to exotic destinations on gorgeous amenity jammed cruise ships. There is no question your feet will hate you from 72-96 hours of non-stop dancing and that you will need a vacation from this vacation!


THE CAPITAL MUSIC SUPER CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: January 17 – 25, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Ports of Call – Belize City, Belize – Labadee, Haiti- Roatan Island, Honduras – Cozumel, Mexico

8 days and nights of jazz, soul, comedy, gospel, and funk! Concerts Theme Parties ,Jam Sessions, Contests, Dancing, Open Mic, Workshops, Card Games, Karaoke, Films, Golf Tournament, Fitness Classes, Sun, fun, and more!


THE JAZZ CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: January 19 – 26, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Departing from Fort Lauderdale

Ports-of-Call: Ft. Lauderdale, St. Croix, U.S.V.I., San Juan, Puerto Rico, Labadee, Haiti

Since 2001, The Jazz Cruise has presented the very best straight-ahead jazz in the world in a setting like no other. 2019 will set the bar even higher, with nearly 100 jazz musicians on the ship, combining exciting new talent with longtime favorites. Join us for almost 225 hours of incredible music, presented festival-style over 7 jam-packed days, and discover—or rediscover—why The Jazz Cruise is rightly known as “The Greatest Jazz Festival at Sea.”


THE SOUL TRAIN CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: January 20-27, 2019

Ports Of Call: Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Dominican Republic – San Juan, Puerto Rico – Half Moon Cay, Bahamas

Love, peace and soul! In addition to the nightly performances from Soul, Funk and R&B legends and exotic ports of call, your vacation will be filled with non-stop entertainment and fun with an exciting schedule of onboard events. Dance Down the Soul Train Line Put on your Boogie Shoes, it’s time to get down tonight! Get dance lessons from the original Soul Train Dancers and groove down that classic Soul Train line all over again. Participate in More than 25 Celebrity-Hosted Events.


THE GROWN AND SEXY CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: January 20-27, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao & St. Maarten

The Grown and Sexy Cruise was founded by Keith “KJ” Jones in 2000. This cruise began as a 7-day birthday cruise with KJ and another couple. After several cruises KJ noticed that for the most part, they were the only people of color on the entire ship. Even though they enjoyed the cruises, he knew that he could make this cruise more culturally diverse and balanced. The following year KJ returned with 20 friends and family members, and so began The Grown and Sexy Cruise. The Grown and Sexy Cruise has now grown into one of the largest African – American themed cruises.


THE BLUE NOTE AT SEA CRUSE 2019

Cruise Dates: January 26 – February 2, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Departing from Fort Lauderdale

Ports-of-Call: Ft. Lauderdale, Nassau, Bahamas, Cozumel, Mexico, Costa, Maya, Mexico, Key West, FL

Since 2001, The Jazz Cruise has presented the very best straight-ahead jazz in the world. With nearly 100 jazz musicians on the ship, 2019 is no exception. Adding spice to The Jazz Cruise ‘18 is our newest port of call, New Orleans! For 27 hours, the sounds, tastes and excitement of New Orleans will be ours for the taking, featuring special events, concerts, restaurant offerings and tours.


OPRAH WINFREY’S 3-DAY GIRLS GETAWAY CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: January 30 – February 2, 2019

Cruise Ship: Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam

Ports Of Call: Ft. Lauderdale – Half Moon Cay, Bahamas

3-Day Girls’ Getaway Cruise Join Oprah and O, The Oprah Magazine Editor at Large Gayle King, along with other special guests for the ultimate 3-day girls’ getaway on Holland America Line’s beautiful new ship: Nieuw Statendam. Enjoy a special appearance by Oprah, O-themed events and a relaxing day ashore at Half Moon Cay, our award-winning private island. Grab your girlfriends and book today.


== FEBRUARY 2019 ==

THE HUDDLE ON THE SEA 2019

Cruise Dates: February 2-9, 2019

Ports-of-Call: The Dominican Republic, St. Thomas- Virgin Islands, San Juan. Puerto Rico and Grand Turk

The Diamond Life presents Huddle on the Sea 5: The Ultimate Super Bowl Celebration and Cruise Adventure! Join sexy, accomplished, beautiful people from all over on the 5th ANNIVERSARY edition of Huddle on the Sea Super Bowl Cruise! Setting sail from Miami, FL February 2 – 9, 2019 sailing to the Dominican Republic, St. Thomas- Virgin Islands, San Juan. Puerto Rico and Grand Turk l !7 fun-filled days and 6 sexy nights aboard Carnival’s Glory cruise liner with exquisite meals, access to world-class entertainment including comedy shows, access to fitness and spa facilities and more! Plus enjoy exclusive events planned just for our cruisers


THE SUPER BOWL CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: February 2-9, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Miami – Dominican Republic – Grand Turk

From sunrise to sunset and around every corner for 5 days, there’s something planned for you. All white parties, dance party an. Prepare to be fully involved with so many activities



THE BLUES CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: February 3-10, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Ports-of-Call: Ft. Lauderdale to St. Maarten, St. Thomas & Bahamas Private Island (Half Moon Cay Beach Party)

The Legendary Blues Cruise has truly been a wildly life-changing experience for literally thousands of musicians and blues cruisers alike. Imagine dancing at the front of the pool deck stage while our luxury ship sails at 20 knots under the stars, or sunbathing on an upper deck while the bands play directly below. 7 Days & Nights of Blues Heaven • 100+ Shows Pro Jams Not Seen On Land • 5 Stages Artist Workshops • Pro-Am Jams Autograph Sessions • Industry Panels Everyone Has A Backstage Pass!


THE SMOOTH JAZZ CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: February 2-9, 2019 (First Sailing)

Port Of Embarkation: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Ports-of-Call: Fort Lauderdale, Samaná, Dominican Republic, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I., San Juan, Puerto Rico, Coco Clay, Bahamas

Comments: The Smooth Jazz Cruise for is the #1 jazz cruise on the planet with over 15 of top selling artist. Since 2004, The Smooth Jazz Cruise has set the standard for not only jazz cruises, but for all theme cruises, earning the title “The Greatest Party at Sea”. The constant interaction and inspiration between artists and guests results in a totally immersive music and cultural experience that has been enjoyed by over 34,000 fans. Join us and hosts Marcus Miller and Boney James for a spectacular lineup of musical stars, a ship that exceeds your expectations on every level, and a quality and quantity of world-class entertainment and music that only Entertainment Cruise Productions can provide. Come aboard!


THE ULTIMATE DISCO CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: February 14-19, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Ports-of-Call: Fort Lauderdale, Key West, FL Cozumel, Mexico

Get Down Tonight! We’re excited to finally announce the Ultimate Disco Cruise! You’ll have Saturday night fever every night as the music and special themed parties and events keep you groovin’ at this nonstop party at sea.


THE URBAN FANTASY CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: February 15-18, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Miami -Nassau – Miami

From sunrise to sunset and around every corner for 3 days, there’s something planned for you. OPEN BAR Welcome Reception- 3 Nights of Exclusive theme parties – Exclusive Comedy Show – Exclusive Urban Film Review Exclusive Spoken Word Concert – FREE cabin credits to spend on the boat – ALL-STAR GAME WATCH PARTY – Professional Motor-Coach Transfers While On The Island – All you can drink and eat ( while on island) does include alcohol Exclusive Fantasy Island Excursion in Nassau Free Access To (non-motor) Water Sports While On The Island All-Star Gift Back Pack


THE SMOOTH JAZZ CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: February 23 – March 2, 2019 (Second Sailing)

Port Of Embarkation: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Ports-of-Call: Fort Lauderdale, Samaná, Dominican Republic, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I., San Juan, Puerto Rico , Coco Clay, Bahamas

The Smooth Jazz Cruise for is the #1 jazz cruise on the planet with over 15 of top selling artist. Since 2004, The Smooth Jazz Cruise has set the standard for not only jazz cruises, but for all theme cruises, earning the title “The Greatest Party at Sea”. The constant interaction and inspiration between artists and guests result in totally immersive music and cultural experience that has been enjoyed by over 34,000 fans. Join us and hosts Marcus Miller and Boney James for a spectacular lineup of musical stars, a ship that exceeds your expectations on every level, and quality and quantity of world-class entertainment and music that only Entertainment Cruise Productions can provide. Come aboard!



== MARCH 2019 ==

THE 1980’S MTV MUSIC CRUISE

Cruise Dates: March 2–9, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Ft. Lauderdale – Cozumel, Mexico – Costa Maya, Mexico – Belize City, Belize – Key West, FL

Step back in time,the 1980s. Remember when MTV played pop music? The cruise will be 100% about living the music of yesteryear.The 80s Cruise is the ultimate party of the century dedicated to the most gnarly decade of all time. Some of the biggest names in music have graced our stages including Kool and the Gang, Cheap Trick, Morris Day & The Time, Huey Lewis, Debbie Gibson, and the list goes on. This year promises to be even bigger with Rick Springfield joining us as one of our hosts and performances by Mike and The Mechanics, Loverboy, The Tubes and all your favorite musicians that you had posters of hanging on your walls as a teenager. The music is not the only reason to sail on this exclusive 80s party as you will spend seven days aboard one of the most luxurious ships in the world: Each day and night is jam packed with wicked events tailored for the adults who grew up loving the 80s as a kid, including special meet and greets, boss theme nights, Q&As with your favorite artists, interactive Trivia Sessions, 80s inspired Karaoke, thrilling competitions and a week-long party that never slows down. The 80s Cruise is an experience that you cannot find anywhere else.


THE DREAM CRUISE WEEKEND 2019

Cruise Date: March 10th – 15th, 2019

Where: Miami, FL

Port of Call: Nassau, Bahamas, Montego Bay, Jamaica,

The Caribbean’s Largest Music Festival: Dream Weekend with 30,000 + Patrons every year celebrates its 10th anniversary with the first ever Dream Weekend Cruise


THE ZUMBA DANCE CRUISE

Cruise Dates: March 24-29, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Miami

Ports-of-Call: Miami to Freeport then to Labadee (a.k.a Zumba’s Private Island)

When the beat drops, your body starts to move like never before. The smiles are contagious. The music is addicting. You got your family to your left and your besties on your right. There’s so much ❤ in the air. And it’s that very moment, you wish these 5 days at sea would never end. You can’t explain this feeling. We call it Zumba® Cruise. You’ll call it the Best. Vacation. Ever!


DAVE KOZ AND FRIENDS AT SEA CRUISE

Cruise Dates:
VOYAGE ONE: March 24 – March 31, 2019
VOYAGE TWO: March 31 – April 7, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Sydney • Tasmania • Melbourne • Eden • Newcastle

The Dave Koz Cruise prides itself on providing guests with once-in-a-lifetime musical moments, the very finest in wine and cuisine, and the most popular Ports-of-Call in the world – all within the ‘floating backstage’ environment of luxury cruising. With a vast selection of stunning scenery as our backdrop, and with an incredible array of all-star talent providing the entertainment, this week-long ‘feast for the senses’ gives guests an experience they will never forget. “Seeing the world together through music” is what the Dave Koz Cruise is all about.



== APRIL 2019 ==

TOM JOYNER’S FANTASTIC VOYAGE CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: April 7 – 14, 2019

Where: Miami, FL

Port of Calls: St. Thomas, U.S.V.I., San Juan, PR and Grand Turk.

Every year, nationwide radio personality Tom Joyner puts on an entertainment party packed cruise for his listeners called the Fantastic Voyage Cruise. It is the #1 cruise for professional African Americans and people of color.Each year this event sells out as thousands of participants gather each year for a week full of relaxing, concerts, comedy shows, educational forums, networking, beach parties, fashion shows and so much more. It is the ultimate party with a purpose.


THE LOVE AND HARMONY CRUISE

Cruise Dates: April 13– 18, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Ocho Rios, Jamaica and Georgetown, Grand Cayman

The ULTIMATE VACATION MUSIC CRUISE for Afro beat, dancehall, reggae and Soca. Wayne Wonder, Beres Hammond, Shabba Ranks, Elephant Man, Third World and so many more.


== MAY 2019 ==

THE OH SO SMOOTH CRUISE 2019

Steppers Cruise Week

Cruise Dates: May 19-20, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Miami – Key West – Cozumel, Mexico.

Fun filled social dance cruise planned for you which includes private themed parties, Chicago Stepping, Detroit Ballroom, Line Dancing, an Old School Dance Party, and an offshore group excursion. Did you say you don’t know how to dance? Well don’t let that stop you! We will have dance classes with some of the best instructors in the game.


SOCA ON THE SEAS CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: May 23-30, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Dubai – Bahrain – Qatar

READY – FETE – SAIL! Soca On The Seas and HJ Travels bring you the next breakthrough in vacation adventures: Soca On The Sea Europe – Dubai Edition! It’s more than just a fete on a ship, it’s a cultural experience. It’s a celebration of Soca, Reggae, Dancehall, Afrobeats & Latin Music performed by top celebrity artistes in the industry. It’s a trip that will change your life forever, turning strangers into friends, and friends into family.


THE GROWN AND SEXY VIBE CRUISE 2019

Memorial Day Weekend Edition

Cruise Date: May 25 – May 28, 2019

Place: Miami, Nassau, Bahamas

The biggest party at sea, is now on the “Worlds Largest Cruise Ship,” with more entertainment and activities than ever before! Symphony of the Seas offers an AquaTheater, Ultimate Abyss slide, zip lining, laser tag, surfing, adult only solarium, sports deck, rock climbing, ice skating & more…all included in your price!


== JUNE 2019 ==

LATIN DANCE CUBA CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: June 6 – 10, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Miami – Cuba – Bahamas

Aventura Dance Cruise! ~Worlds largest latin dance cruise~The Aventura Dance Cruise is geared toward those who love the world of Latin dance, complete with its music and its culture, and who live by the mantra “Work Hard and Dance Even Harder.”Join the world’s best Latin dancers aboard a massive, amenity-packed cruise ship setting sail for exotic destinations. Enthusiasts come from all over the world for this unique experience. And they leave transformed, with an even greater passion for dancing than ever before.


ROYALTY ON THE SEAS CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: June 10 – 14, 2019

Ports-of-Call: Miami, Florida – Nassau, Bahamas – The Private Island of CocoCay, Bahamas

Get ready for a Nassau, Bahamas and the private island CocoCay, Bahamas takeover, as we spread Power to Exhale love all over the Caribbean in 2019. The 2019 Cruise will be unbelievable, but this time we’re bringing you more fun, more music, more moves and even more Exhale positive vibes.


== JULY 2019 ==

FESTIVAL AT SEA CRUISE 2019

Cruise Date: July 20-27, 2019

Where: Ft. Lauderdale

Port of call: San Juan, Tortola, Punta Cana and Key West

We bring new twists with us that make Festival at Sea the leader in African-American cruise vacations. .. family friendly activities … games for singles and couples … theme nights … costume parties … there’s a reason we call it FESTIVAL at SEA!


== AUGUST 2019 ==

THE 2019 LEADERSHIP SUMMIT & MUSIC FESTIVAL AT SEA

Place: TBA

Date: TBA

Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean International – Explorer of the Seas

NPN is an international association of multidisciplinary professionals who have sailed the globe. You are cordially invited to join NPN for this Alaska Cruise. Our mission is to share unique business and professional expertise while networking and vacationing in extraordinary environments. Throughout the sailing, NPN will provide you with university accredited “Sailing to Success Seminars”, hosted by Education at Sea during the day and fantastic comedy & concerts hosted by Entertainment at Sea at night. For more details visit www.npncruise.com or call NPN at (301) 814-9990.


== SEPTEMBER 2019 ==

CHRIS TUCKER CRUISE

When: SEPT. TBA, 2019

Where: Orlando, Nassau, Bahamas

Chris Tucker,(AKA) Mr. Friday, Mr Rush Hour and Mr Def Comedy Jam invites for 3 days on a relaxing fall cruise with laughter aboard the Carnival Cruise Line DREAM. PRICES START AT $339.00 FOR 3 DAYS


== OCTOBER 2019 ==

THE GROOVE CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: October TBA, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: San Diego To Cabo San Lucas

Groove Cruise Los Angeles is a 72 hour, non-stop experience, comprised of 3 straight days of beach & pool parties, as well as themed extravangazas and onboard events that rival the best dance music festivals in the world. You’ll be spending 3 nights onboard the Inspiration alongside top-tier artists and your closest friends!

Cruise to the beat of great tunes with amazing people as the GCFAM venture to the Cinderella of the Pacific for the very first time! This year’s voyage takes a stop at the Private Clifftop Estate – Casa De Los Siete Patios on Day 3 of YOUR Groove Cruise journey. Two stages will be available for your musical preference, along with open bar, food, and transport packages. See below for more information.


PARADISE ISLAND CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: October 20-27, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: NEW ORLEANS, LA

Ports-of-Call: SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – ORANJESTAD, ARUBA – WILLEMSTAD, CURACAO – BONAIRE – PHILIPSBURG, ST MAARTEN

You are about to experience the best cruise event for the fall. While everyone else is bored in October, show your family and friends you know where the party is. Trade in your jackets for your best flip flops and bikinis. You are about to PARTY on the ship and on the exotic Caribbean islands.


THE BLUES CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: Oct. 26-Nov. 2, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: San Diego to Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta & Manzanillo on Holland America’s ms Eurodam.

The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise has truly been a wildly life changing experience for literally thousands of musicians and blues cruisers alike. Imagine dancing at the front of the pool deck stage while our luxury ship sails at 20 knots under the stars, or sunbathing on an upper deck while the bands play directly below.



THE HALLOWEEN BOO CRUISE

Cruise Dates: October TBA 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Miami

Ports-of-Call: Nassau, Bahamas

This cruise includes EVERYTHING you need for the weekend for one price! All Featured, On Island Excursions includes RT Transfers, Up To 10 Hours Of Open Bar, Access To All 10 Exclusive Event (NOT Related to ANY Cruise Events), Infamous Group “STEAK & LOBSTER Dinner ,All You Can Eat All Weekend On Cruise


THE URBAN LESBIAN CRUISE

Cruise Dates: October TBA 2019

Port Of Embarkation: TBA

Ports-of-Call: TBA

Dispora, meaning of Love and Community is set to be the most Empowering and Entertaining cruise for women of color who love women. Journey with us as we partake in social activities that have a direct effect on our cultural being. Experience Artist of the Lesbian lifestyle while enjoying what all the Cruise has to offer. Enticing hundreds of Ladies across the World to celebrate themselves with opportunites of discovering new Love, Friendships and Networks.


== NOVEMBER 2019 ==

WORLD’S LARGEST LATIN DANCE CRUISE 2019

West Coast Cruise Dates: November 14-18, 2019

Port Of Embarkation: Miami

Ports-of-Call: MIAMI, FL — AMBER COVE, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

You are about to experience the best cruise event for the latin dance enthusiast. 4 days of non stop parties, workshops and events.


THE UBERSOCA CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: November TBA 2019

Port Of Embarkation: TBA

Ports-of-Call: TBA

The UberSoca Cruise is the next level of entertainment. Embracing the spectacle of Caribbean carnivals worldwide, we have created the ultimate interactive experience aboard the Carnival Sensation cruise ship. We have the biggest names in Soca music on tap and a dedicated crew just waiting to create the cruise of a lifetime


== DECEMBER 2019 ==

THE 6TH ANNUAL WELCOME TO JAMROCK REGGAE CRUISE 2019

Cruise Dates: TBA

Where: TBA

Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley invites you to take a journey to Jamaica with him on the 4th Annual Welcome To Jamrock Reggae Cruise. We are sailing December 1, 2018, out of Ft Lauderdale to Ocho Rios and Falmouth, Jamaica on a 5-night cruise onboard Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas! Come experience some of the World’s top tier Reggae artists as they perform in multiple venues on the ship. In addition to the multiple live concerts, there will be numerous Sound Systems blazing the vibes all day and all night throughout the cruise.

Comments

comments