Country music fans are going to want to be sure to book quickly aboard the Holland America Country Music Cruise 2019. The Nieuw Amsterdam departs the Ft. Lauderdale Port on Sunday, January 27th 4:00 p.m. for seven nights filled with must-see entertainment and activities for everyone who loves country music. Additional ports of call include Key West, St. Thomas and Half Moon Cay in the Bahamas before the ship returns to Ft. Lauderdale on Sunday, February 3rd at 7:00 a.m.
A Once In A Lifetime Line-Up
The lineup for this cruise reads like the roster of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Legends such as Ronnie Milsap, Ricky Skaggs, Joe Diffie, The Oak Ridge Boys, Patty Loveless, TG Sheppard and Johnny Lee are among the artists scheduled to attend this amazing event. In addition, some of these artists will take the stage together to share stories and songs in the special Grand Ole Opry at Sea show. Other featured shows will include Elvis tribute artists and the always entertaining Jeff Foxworthy. Country music fans could spend years and many thousands of dollars traveling the country to attend individual performances and never see all of the iconic performers who will be joining guests on this once in a lifetime event.
All of the entertainment offered on this cruise is included in the cost of your cabin. In addition, there will be a week of interaction and activities centering around a love of country music. Passengers will enjoy opportunities to line dance and 2-step in the onboard country saloon where professional dance instructors can help you brush up on your moves or even learn a few new ones. Guests will also enjoy the T-Shirt Party, Country Karaoke, Red, White and Blue Night and the opportunity to renew their vows in a ceremony hosted by a member of country music royalty. Meet and Greets, Jam Sessions, Autograph Sessions and Panel Discussions round out the fun activities which allow passengers to personally interact with some of the biggest names in the country music world. And all of this will occur on the ship as you travel from one exotic port to the next.
In addition to all of the amazing amenities and activities available on this cruise, all meals are also included in the cost of your cabin. Guests can choose from a more formal meal in one of the dining rooms or in a more casual setting pool-side or in a dining area. The ship also offers 24-hour room service if you are in need a bit of time to catch your breath before the next big show or activity. The ship also provides unlimited coffee, tea, water, fruit juice, lemonade and other drinks. Bottle beverages, soda, energy drinks, and alcohol can all be purchased on the ship for an additional fee. Drink packages can also be purchased for the entirety of the cruise.
Anyone who is a fan of country music will want to be sure to book quickly for this cruise. The list of performers is simply a who’s who of country music. Many of these legends only offer a few select shows each year and this is possibly the only opportunity to see all of these performances in a single venue. With only limited space, this cruise will book quickly and you will have to wait for the Country Music Cruise 2020 if you don’t act fast.