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All the benefits of a normal Cunard cruise, but with the addition of special events or milestones to be a part of.
Enjoy the iconic Transatlantic journey, arriving into New York for the start of New York Fashion Week. On board there's glamour, fashion shows, exhibitions, hosted dinners and audiences with special guests. In 2016 special guests include Dame Zandra Rhodes CBE, Colin McDowell MBE, and Fern Mallis.
Blue Note ‘Jazz at Sea’ returns for two very special Transatlantic Crossings in 2016 and each will be headlined by an acclaimed performer, both promising to offer an unparalleled musical treat with some of the world’s best jazz musicians.
Midge Ure OBE, front man of Ultravox will be partaking in a Q&A session, plus guests on board this Transatlantic Crossing can enjoy the theatre show ‘Midge Ure Unplugged, In Concert’ as well as a talk titled ‘Building Emotions, My Life In Music’.
Cunard’s Big Band Balls combine hugely talented musicians from across the ship to create a swinging 13-piece orchestra, accompanied by vocalists to perform Big Band classics in the Queens Room, so you can don your dancing shoes and take to the floor.
With an itinerary that includes an overnight stay in the floral paradise of Madeira, Queen Victoria’s Festival of Flowers promises to delight the senses. Special guest, gardening journalist and television presenter, Gay Search, will share her knowledge and tips, and guests can also enjoy specialist floral classes presented by Cunard's expert florists
Celebrate international World Space Week with a special space-themed Transatlantic Crossing. Join space experts from many fields, including Astronaut, Scientist and former Shuttle Pilot, Dr Jeffrey Hoffman, Charles Barclay, of the Royal Astronomical Society, Stephen Attenborough, Commercial Director of Virgin Galactic and Ken Taggart, NASA Historian to discuss all aspects of space and its exploration.
Join literary experts for Queen Elizabeth’s first ever Arts & Literary Tour of the British Isles. Explore an artistic side to the British Isles in the company of famed actor, Robert Powell and Louise West, Trustee of the Charles Dickens Museum and Former Senior Curator of the Jane Austen House. Each will talk about their life’s experiences and chosen areas of expertise, including Rudyard Kipling, Jane Austen and, of course, Charles Dickens.