Channel's 30th Anniversary of Shark Week
Lauderdale, FL (June 11, 2018) – In celebration of the
30th anniversary of Discovery Channel's Shark Week, television's longest
running must-see summer event, Princess Cruises has
transformed Shark Week into a full season, with its first-ever "Summer of
Shark" onboard Caribbean Princess for its summer sailings in the Caribbean.
past weekend Princess Cruises in partnership with Discovery, Inc., unveiled a
Phillip Colbert-designed shark decal on the starboard surface of the Caribbean
Princess ship during the official launch of its "Summer of Shark" activities,
honoring these magnificent underwater creatures.
part of the Discovery at SEA program, Caribbean Princess will be the one ship
in the fleet that will be celebrating sharks all summer. She will have special
themed designed public spaces including elevators, restaurants and casino
tables. Additionally, select sailings in Alaska and the United Kingdom will
have Shark Week rolled out starting July 7. Guests onboard all ships will
also get to view programming from Shark Week 2018 including "Great White
Abyss," available exclusively on Princess Cruises in June, in advance of it
airing on the Discovery Channel during Shark Week, which begins July 22.
and teens aboard these sailings will have shark-themed fun in the newly
redesigned Camp Discovery teen and youth centers. Kids ages 3 – 17 can turn
into their favorite type of shark with glitter tattoos and shark face painting,
or create arts and crafts to take home, including shark teeth jewelry and shark
clay models. Adults can get into the spirit with specialty cocktails that have
been carefully curated onboard including a Shark Attack Margarita and the
tropical Great Blue Shark.
these Shark Week themed cruises, those looking to have their very own Shark
Week experiences can book the ultimate adrenaline rush with Animal Planet
Exclusive and Recommended excursions such as the Princess Exclusive Great White
Shark Diving Encounter in Honolulu or Whale Shark Encounter in La Paz,
year, Shark Week takes fascinated viewers on a week-long journey to the depths
of the sea to uncover the secrets of the ocean's top creature. Airing around
the globe, Shark Week is a pop culture phenomenon that thrills fans of all ages
with dynamic programming around these often-misunderstood sea creatures.
information about Princess Cruises is available through a professional travel
agent, by calling 1-800-PRINCESS (1-800-774-6237), or by visiting the company's
website at princess.com.
of the best-known names in cruising, Princess Cruises is a global premium
cruise line and tour company operating a fleet of 17 modern cruise ships,
carrying two million guests each year to more than 360 destinations around the
globe, including the Caribbean, Alaska, Panama Canal, Mexican Riviera, Europe,
South America, Australia/New Zealand, the South Pacific, Hawaii, Asia,
Canada/New England and World Cruises. A team of professional destination
experts has created more than 150 award-winning itineraries, ranging in length
from three to 111 days and Princess Cruises has been continuously recognized as
"Best Cruise Line for Itineraries."
Cruises continues its multi-year, "Come Back New Promise" – a $450
million-dollar product innovation and cruise ship renovation campaign that will
continue to enhance the line's onboard guest experience. These enhancements
result in more moments of awe, lifetime memories and meaningful stories for
guests to share from their cruise vacation. The product innovations include
partnerships with award-winning Chef Curtis Stone; engaging entertainment
inspired shows with Broadway-legend Stephen Schwartz; immersive activities for
the whole family from Discovery and Animal Planet that include exclusive shore
excursion to onboard activities; the ultimate sleep at sea with the
award-winning Princess Luxury Bed and much more.
new Royal-class ships are currently on order with the next new ship, Sky
Princess, under construction scheduled for delivery in October 2019. The
company is part of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE:CUK).
media information is available at princess.com/news
more information contact:
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Brea Burkholz, 661-753-1542,