Country music fans everywhere have a reason to celebrate as it was just announced that the second Country Cruising “Best Country Cruise Ever,” will set sail on board Norwegian Pearl from Miami, January 12, 2014, on a seven-day cruise to the Western Caribbean. Following the success of the first Country Cruising event in 2012, featuring Blake Shelton, the second Country Cruising event will bring another full-blown country music festival to sea when it sets sail in 2014. This exciting music-filled cruise offers country music lovers the exclusive opportunity to spend a week at sea with some of their favorite country superstars including, Trace Adkins, Montgomery Gentry, Wynonna, Neal McCoy, Love and Theft, Craig Morgan, Lonestar and many more.
Throughout the seven-day cruise, each artist will perform two live concerts in the ship’s intimate Stardust Theater. In addition, cruise guests will have the opportunity to enjoy nearly 100 live concerts and experience live music every night in at least three different venues around the ship. The country star-studded musical line up also includes: Steel Magnolia, Brett Eldredge, Maggie Rose, Frankie Ballard, Chris Cavanaugh, Brandon and Leah, JJ Lawhorn, James Wesley, JT Hodges, Ray Scott, McKenna Faith, Her and Kings County, The Mantz Brothers, Clayton Anderson, Bryan Edwards and other emerging artists to be announced.
Other exclusive perks include:
• Songwriter workshops;
• “The Competition”– a karaoke contest judged by the pros;
• Surprise unplugged performances and jam sessions;
• Question and answer sessions with the artists;
• Opportunities to get up close and personal with musical guests;
• Late night dance parties.
The Country Cruising “Best Country Cruise Ever” will call on Ocho Rios, Jamaica; Georgetown, Grand Cayman; and Cozumel, Mexico. Guests will also enjoy three relaxing days at sea to experience the freedom and flexibility of Norwegian’s signature Freestyle Cruising® which includes 11 dining options, 10 bars and lounges, a pampering spa, state of the art fitness center, casino and much more.