Whether your interest is in R&B, Hip Hop, Jazz or Continuing Education, we list only the most reputable Black Cruise Groups on our website. These groups have traveled for years and have an established reputation for bookings thousands of guests. Be careful with trying out new groups as you may not get all that you are promised.
The Grown & Sexy 17th Annual Cruise
Ship: NCL Pearl | January 14-21st, 2018
Ports of call: New Orleans, Belize, Honduras, Cozumel & Costa Maya
Founder Keith Jones, realized early on that although cruises were a great value and experience, the entertainment & experience was not as culturally diverse as it could be. G&S is now one of the fastest growing Black travel groups in America.
This cruise is filled with Celebrity DJ’s, private cook out & cigar event, Zumba, Line Dancing, Credit & Finance Seminars, the We Got Next Comedy Series, Poets & nightly theme parties with celebrity DJ’s.
Soul Train Cruise
Holland America | January 27th – February 3, 2018
Ports of Call: St. Maarten, St. Croix & Half Moon Cay
See some of your favorite old time Soul, Funk & R&B Legends.
Popular annual events include speed dating, dominoes, line dancing, family feud, fashion show and nightly parties.
Black Nurses Rock – Cruising with a Purpose
Crown Princess | March 11th – 1th, 2018
Ports of Call: Grand Turk & Dominican Republic
Theme parties: 80s Night, Harlem Nights, Red Sea & Rep your Team, Sorority or BNR
Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage
Carnival Breeze | April 29th – May 6, 2018
Ports of Call: Galveston to Montego Bay & Cozumel
Always a great line up. This years performers include Anita Baker, Chris Brown, O’Jays & En Vogue.
The G&S Memorial Day Cuba Cruise
Ship: NCL Sky | May 28, 2018 – June 1, 2018
Ports of Call: Havana, Cuba & Great Stirrup Caye, Bahamas
KJ Events/G&S Cruises, Travel & Events is taking travelers to Havana Cuba during Memorial Day 2018. Tour historic Havana and enjoy all there is to offer with our overnight stay. While on the ship enjoy all inclusive drinks & meals along with nightly theme parties. Infamous theme parties, comedians and more. This trip also includes a private beach party on Great Stirrup Cay.
Theme parties include Havana Nights, 007, Maui Waui & Hip Hop Icons.
Life Enrichment Conference
Ship: Carnival Vista | July 8, 2018
Ports of Call: Grand Cayman, Jamaica & Cozumel
Guest speakers and great networking opportunities. Hosted by Arthur Bronner
Festival at Sea 2018
Ship: Celebrity Equinox | July 21 – 28, 2018
Ports of Call: Grand Cayman, Ocho Rios, Labadee, Haiti & Nassau, Bahamas.
NPN (National Professional Network) 2018 Alaska Leadership Summit
Ship: Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas | August 17 -24, 2018
NPN is an international association of multidisciplinary professionals who have sailed the globe. Take University accredited seminars at sea, then join entertainment every night.
The 5th Annual Boo Cruise Hosted by Lisa Raye
Ship: Royal Caribbean Mariner of the Seas | October 26, 2018 – 29, 2018
Ports of Call: Nassau, Bahamas & CocoCay, Bahamas
Nightly theme parties, comedy shows and more along with a unique opportunity to learn more about creating a Vision Board and making your dreams come true, with entrepreneur and celebrity host Lisa Raye McCoy.
Theme parties include Le Blanc (All White Affair,) Service Industry & the Annual Costume contest with thousands of dollars in cash and prices.
The Grown & Sexy 18th Annual Cruise
Ship: Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas | January 20-27, 2019
Ports of call: Cruise from San Juan to Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao & St Maarten
This cruise sold out of most cabin categories in under a month. 7 day & nights full of events including unlimited premium drinks, meals and gratuities for ship staff. Nightly Theme Parties with Celebrity DJ’s: Pajama Party, Roman Emporium, Star Wars, Royal Court, Dream Job, Platinum & Wakanda.
Day events include Karaoke, Praise at Sea, Dating Game, We Got Next Comedy Series, Line Dancing classes, Cigars & Cognac, Zumba, Spades & Dominoes tournament, Boot Camp Work Out, Basketball Tournaments, Paint & Sip, Poetry Jam & more.
Soul Train Cruise
Ship: Holland America Line Nieuw Amsterdam | January 20-27th, 2019
Ports of Call: Cruise from Ft. Lauderdale to Amber Cove, San Juan and Half Moon Cay
Line up includes Smokey Robinson, George Clinton, Stephanie Mills, Morris Day & the Time, Evelyn “Champagne” King & more along with the Soul Train dancers.
NPN (National Professional Network) Continuing Education Cruise
2019 Mediterranean Leadership Summit & Music Festival at Sea
July 2019 – final date TBA | Royal Caribbean Symphony of the Seas
Ports of call: Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Marseilles, Florence, Rome & Naples
The Grown & Sexy Cruise Annual Memorial Day Cruise
2019 Symphony of the Seas | Information coming soon!
Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage 2019 – coming soon.
The Grown & Sexy 2020 Super Bowl Cruise
2020 Allure of the Seas | Information coming soon!