Celebrity Cruises and the New England Patriots have announced a comprehensive marketing agreement highlighting the brands’ shared commitment to premium experiences and entertainment. Through the partnership, Miami-based Celebrity Cruises will be recognized as a “Proud Partner of the New England Patriots.”
“This partnership has all the makings of a winning team,” said Marla Phaneuf, Regional Sales Manager and Team Manager of New England at Celebrity Cruises. “We look forward to raising local awareness and having more New Englanders join us on our stunning ships with enticing itineraries, including the New England Patriots Fan Cruise setting sail in 2015.”
Sailing March 15, 2015, Celebrity Silhouette will host New England Patriots fans who will have the opportunity to meet and spend time with former Patriots players as they sail through the Caribbean. The ship will depart from Fort Lauderdale, Florida and will make stops in San Juan, Puerto Rico; Basseterre, St. Kitts; and Philipsburg, St. Maarten. Onboard activities with the Patriots alumni players will include: karaoke nights, pool party volleyball and football time on the lawn, $50 on-board credit, and a Classic Beverage Package for two.
In addition to the fan cruise, the partnership between Celebrity Cruises and the New England Patriots includes a variety of different elements that will span through the 2015 season.
“We look forward to working with Celebrity Cruises as our official cruise line partner,” said Murray Kohl, New England Patriots vice president of corporate sponsorships. “Their focus on premium experiences and quality service make for a perfect New England Patriots’ teammate.”
Consumers who can’t wait until March 2015 for their Celebrity Cruises vacation can take advantage of Celebrity’s 123go! promotion, now underway through February 28, 2014 and valid on all ships (with the exception of Celebrity Xpedition) from February 2014 through March 2015 (excluding Transatlantic and Transpacific voyages).