One of the best times to be on a cruise is during a holiday. Cruise lines try to make your voyage as luxurious as possible, and the added festivities of a holiday make being on a cruise that much more rewarding!
Here is an overview of some of the Halloween festivities on some popular cruise lines during Halloween:
- Carnival Cruise Lines: Carnival encourages their guests to party aboard their “frightfully fun” ships during Halloween. Activities include trick or treat hunts, costume contests for children and adults, spooky photos, Halloween parties, ghoulish Halloween treats and menu items, and the entire ship joins in on the fun!
- Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines: Royal Caribbean has a SLEW of Halloween activities including- Costume Contest; Halloween Decorations; Monster Bash Dance Party; Halloween Films; Kids’ Haunted House; Costume Making Activities for Kids; Trick or Treat for Sweets for Kids; Costume Parade for Kids; Halloween Arts and Crafts for Kids; Kids’ Halloween Theme Party; Scary Halloween Storytime.Costume Contest; Halloween Decorations; Monster Bash Dance Party; Halloween Films; Kids’ Haunted House; Costume Making Activities for Kids; Trick or Treat for Sweets for Kids; Costume Parade for Kids; Halloween Arts and Crafts for Kids; Kids’ Halloween Theme Party; Scary Halloween Storytime.
- Norwegian Cruise Lines: Norwegian Cruise Line decorates their ships festively for Halloween, has Murder Mystery lunches throughout the ship, masquerade balls, costume contests, Halloween treats and more!
- Princess Cruise Lines: Princess Cruise Lines hosts costume parties, Jack O Lantern carving and demonstrations, trivia contests, Halloween movies, AND a costume parade!
- Disney Cruise Lines: Disney REALLY gets into the spirit of Halloween with costume contests for adults and children, a Halloween movie marathon, Holiday candy (they put a bag of sweet treats in your stateroom), AND on some ships they will have a Disney villain take over! ***GET A FREE DISNEY CRUISE PLANNING DVD MAILED TO YOUR HOUSE HERE***
- Holland America: Holland America celebrates in style with pumpkin carving contests, Halloween themed excursions in certain cruise ports, costume contests, parties, and more!
So the next time that you go on a cruise and one of the days falls on Halloween bring your costume and have a ball!