45 Cash Prizes
to be Awarded on Carnival's Trade Facebook Page from March 6-March10
MIAMI (March 6, 2017) – Carnival Cruise
Line kicks off a travel agent trivia contest today on its trade-dedicated
Facebook page to commemorate the company's 45th anniversary. The
line's first ship, the TSS Mardi Gras, departed on her inaugural cruise from
Miami on March 11, 1972. The contest starts today and ends March 10.
The "Carnival 45th
Anniversary Trivia" game features one trivia question related to the company's
history each day for the five-day game period. The first nine agents to answer
the daily question correctly will each win a $100 Visa gift card. During the
game period, a total of 45 agents will be awarded a combined $4,500 in gift
"The cruise industry was built by
our travel agent partners, who took a leap of faith with our fledgling industry
in the 1970s," said Carnival's Vice President of Sales & Trade Marketing
Adolfo Perez. "During these 45 years, agents have helped tens of millions of
Carnival guests realize our founder Ted Arison's vision that everyone deserves
a great cruise vacation at a fantastic value. This contest is one more way of
thanking agents for their tremendous support through the years."
Travel agents may learn more about the contest by visiting https://www.facebook.com/CarnivalTrade.
Carnival Cruise Line
a unit of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), is
"The World's Most Popular Cruise Line®" with 25 ships operating three-
to 16-day voyages to The Bahamas, Caribbean, Mexican Riviera, Alaska, Hawaii,
Canada, New England, Bermuda, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and the
Pacific Islands. Two 133,500-ton Vista class ships are currently
scheduled for delivery - Carnival Horizon in 2018 and an as-yet-unnamed vessel
in 2019. Additionally, two new 180,000-ton ships are scheduled to enter service
in 2020 and 2022.
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