Cruise Lines to Celebrate Solar Eclipse
On Monday August 21, 2017, Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas, Allure of the Seas, Harmony of the Seas, Anthem of the Seas, Grandeur of the Seas, Majesty of the Seas, Empress of the Seas, and Enchantment of the Seas will be celebrating the solar eclipse. Themed activities will vary by ship. However, the Oasis of the Seas is going to positioned in the area of the total eclipse. Bonnie Tyler will be performing her hit song, "Total Eclipse of the Heart," along with the band DNCE. All of Carnival Cruise Line's ships will be in position of the partial eclipse, and will also feature many eclipse themed activities.
The MSC Divina will have a viewing party on the pool deck featuring a themed cocktail, along with many fun games.
Celebrity Cruises will be celebrating on-board the Celebrity Summit, Equinox, and Millennium. Paul Delaney, a TedX astronomer, will be on-board the Celebrity Equinox, along with astronomer Dan Benedict on-board the Celebrity Millennium. The line will give all passengers viewing glasses for free. For ships not in the range of the eclipse, passengers will be able to watch from a live Nasa Feed.