Carnival Cruise Line Rolls Out New Dr. Seuss Activities

Carnival Cruise Line has announced a new partnership with Dr. Seuss Enterprises to bring new activities for young cruisers across the fleet.

Carnival Cruise Line has partnered with Dr. Seuss Enterprises, an expansion to the cruise line partnership with Dr. Seuss and its fleetwide programs. The cruise line is rolling out new activities for young cruisers to promote kindness, compassion, and generosity inspired by “Horton Hears a Who!” Dr. Seuss book.

Caroline Lombardi, director of youth experience for Carnival Cruise Line, said:

“Horton Hears a Who! is one of Dr. Seuss’ most heartfelt and thought-provoking books and we’re delighted to partner with Dr. Seuss Enterprises on this exciting new venture that teaches children the value of kindness and compassion in a fun, positive way.”

The new activity program called “Be Kind/Dare to Care” is rolling out across all Carnival cruise ships and compliment the current Dr. Seuss at Sea program.

Dr. Seuss’ beloved children’s book Horton Hears a Who!
Image Courtesy: Carnival Cruise Line

The Elephant Horton Hears will take part in the popular “Seuss-a-Palooza Parade” onboard ships and “Story Time”. New activities will include a “pledge to be kind” involving other family members, creating friendship bracelets and just for October arts and crafts events along with special screenings.

Susan Brandt, president of Dr. Seuss Enterprises, said:

“We are very excited that Carnival has created these wonderful, onboard activities that promote kindness and highlight the themes of friendship, respect and tolerance that are found in the book Horton Hears a Who!”

“Seuss At Sea” is an ongoing partnership which brings dedicated spaces, events, and activities for younger cruisers. Carnival Horizon which is a cruise ship under construction and arriving in 2018 will even feature the first Dr. Seuss Water Park at Sea.


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