2020 Tour Dates – Norwegian Cruise Lines


Sun:        Feb 12-22                  Port Canaveral
Dawn:     Feb 23 – March 8      Tampa
Pearl:      March 27 – April 19  Miami
Sky:        April 20 – May 6       Miami

Gem:      June 5 – 19                  Boston
Sun:        July 24 – August 13    Seattle
Pearl:      October 16 – 30          New York
Sky:        Nov 23 – Dec 11         Miami

2019 Tour Dates

September 11-18   Norwegian Cruise Lines Dawn 
October 4-11           Norwegian Cruise Lines Gem 
October 13-21         Norwegian Cruise Lines Jewel 


Carnival Splendor


Leaving Long Beach, CA on November 28, 2018

Ports: Long Beach, Maui, Honolulu, Kona, Hilo, Ensenada, Long Beach

Carnival Splendor cruise ship

Two Weeks at the Comedy Zone, Jacksonville, FL

12/12-15 and 12/19-22

From the Comedy Zone Website:

“Carl Strong has shared the stage with such entertainment luminaries as Gladys Knight, Chaka Kahn, Dionne Warwick, Guess Who, and Smokey Robinson. His universal appeal is reflected by the varied venues in which he has performed. From “An Evening at the Improv,” and the BET Network to “Politically Incorrect,” “Comedy Central,” “Full Frontal Comedy” and MTV’s “Half Hour Comedy Hour,” Carl Strong has the ability to entertain…anyone!”

Plan a trip to sunny Florida today. Get your tickets to see Carl at: https://comedyzone.com/#event|carl-strong-2|2082

Holland America Prisendam

12/29/2018 – 1/12/2019

A FOND FAREWELL – The intimate Prinsendam has occupied a special place in the hearts of Holland America Line guests and now after nearly 17 years of service, she is leaving the fleet on July 1, 2019. All her itineraries will continue as planned through July 1 , 2019. There is still time to celebrate this beloved ship. Join us for one of her upcoming farewell sailings and experience all of Prinsendam’s many pleasures for a final time.

Carnival Sensation

1/16-19, 2019

Ports of Call Day 1 Miami, Florida
Day 2 Nassau, Bahamas
Day 3 Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)
Day 4 Grand Turk
Day 5 At Sea – –
Day 6 Miami, Florida


Carnival Dream

1/31 – 2/6, 2019

Set sail with the Carnival Dream and prepare for seven days of refreshing cruising around the Caribbean from New Orleans and back again!

Calling on rare destinations such as Belize City and Roatan makes this sailing notable. This route is a typical one for the Dream.

Ports of Calls

SUN, JAN 27 New Orleans, LA 4:00PM
MON, JAN 28 At Sea
TUE, JAN 29 At Sea
WED, JAN 30 Roatan, Honduras 8:00AM 6:00PM
THU, JAN 31 Belize City, Belize 8:00AM 5:00PM
FRI, FEB 1 Cozumel, Mexico 7:00AM 5:00PM
SAT, FEB 2 At Sea
SUN, FEB 3 New Orleans, LA 8:00AM

Norwegian Cruise Lines Gem

2/18-25, 2019

Depart New York, New York (EMBARK)
Thu San Juan, Puerto Rico
Fri Basseterre, St. Kitts
Sat Castries, St. Lucia
Sun Bridgetown, Barbados
Mon St. John’s, Antigua
Tue St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Fri New York, New York (DISEMBARK)

November and December may mean cold weather for the Big Apple, but it’s always summertime in the Caribbean. Your first stop on this 11-day cruise through the islands is Puerto Rico, where the secrets of Old San Juan are yours to uncover — stroll this historic, walled neighborhood brimming with 16th- and 17th-century Spanish colonial buildings. In lush St. Lucia, hike at the base of the Piton peaks or take a dip in the deep-blue Caribbean Sea. Keep your camera ready when in St. John’s to photograph the only working Georgian dockyard in the Eastern Caribbean as well as the breathtaking views over sailboat-studded English Harbour. Back in New York, make time to reflect at Ground Zero, stroll stunning Central Park, peruse The Guggenheim or the American Museum of Natural History, or even take in a Broadway show.

Funny Stop in Cuyahoga Falls, OH

March 14-16, 2019

For tickets and information, be sure to visit the Funny Stop’s website here.

Corporate Event

April 11, 2019

Norwegian Cruise Lines Gem

May 31 – June 7, 2019






  • Through The Norwegian Edge, Norwegian Gem has undergone ship wide enhancements. Come on board and experience newly designed public areas, revamped Haven spaces, fresh decor, modern finishes and more!
  • Revive, refresh and recharge in the Mandara Spa® and Body Waves Fitness Centre. Start with a hot-stone massage, one of over 50 specialty treatments offered by the well-trained massage therapists. Then unwind in the Thermal Suite with a steam or dip in the Vitality Pool.
  • Join the party at the liveliest nightspots on the ship, Bliss Ultra Lounge & Night Club, which features a stylish bar area and swanky lounge.

Ports of Call

Corporate Event – June 20-21, 2019

Spectacular Juneau with Norwegian Cruise Line

August 12-26, 2019

Norwegian Jewel

Freedom, flexibility, and fun is at the core of a cruise vacation onboard the Norwegian Jewel. Unconstrained by set meal times, you are free to dress, wine and dine as you wish at 16 fabulous complimentary and specialty restaurants, lounges and bars on board. The Norwegian Jewel features a great variety enthralling entertainment options, such as the Magic Show and the marvelous Le Cirque Bijou. The Norwegian Jewel entertains up to 2,376 guests on sea days with an outdoor sports complex, video games room, casino, art gallery, and a range of age-appropriate facilities to keep the kids entertained. Be sure to pamper yourself at the Polynesian-inspired Bora Bora Health Spa and Beauty Salon and rejuvenate at the fully-equipped Body Waves Fitness Center. Experience your dream cruise vacation to Asia and Alaska on board the Norwegian Jewel.

Ports of Call

1 Anchorage (Seward), Alaska
2 Hubbard Glacier, Alaska
3 Icy Strait Point, Alaska
4 Juneau, Alaska
5 Skagway, Alaska
6 Ketchikan, Alaska
7 Cruising
8 Vancouver, British Columbia

Norwegian Cruise Lines Dawn

September 11-18, 2019

Take a stroll through Charlottetown to see the beautiful Victorian architecture and visit the many historical landmarks, such as Province House and St. Dunstan’s Roman Catholic Basilica. In Nova Scotia, you can experience the haunting majesty of Halifax. Make your way from the second-largest natural harbor to Halifax Common, the oldest public park in Canada. Then scale Citadel Hill to visit Fort George and the Halifax Clock Tower. Maine’s most populous city Portland will leave quite an impression with its incredible architecture and cuisine. Visit one of the many museums and then make your way to the Arts District to indulge in one of the many restaurants. See a new side of Canada & New England with Norwegian.

9-Day Canada & New England from Quebec

9-Day Canada & New England from Quebec

Ports of Call

Wed – Quebec City, Quebec (EMBARK) — Overnight
Thu – Quebec City, Quebec –
Fri – At Sea — —
Sat – Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Sun – Sydney, Nova Scotia
Mon – Halifax, Nova Scotia
Tue – Bar Harbor, Maine
Wed – Portland, Maine
Thu – Newport, Rhode Island
Fri – New York, New York (DISEMBARK)

7 Night Canada and New England from Boston Cruise

October 4-11, 2019

About Norwegian Gem

Onboard, you’ll find 12 unique places to eat and 11 exciting bars and lounges where you can just hang out. There’s even a bowling alley (a cruise industry first!) and rock climbing wall onboard.

Norwegian Gem Overview

The Norwegian Gem offers people of all ages a fun experience. Starting in the morning, passengers can be found at the buffet or laying out on the pool deck. In the afternoon there are lectures, basketball courts and a climbing wall to take advantage of on the Norwegian Gem. The evening brings a chance to check out one of the ship’s tasty specialty dining restaurants like La Cucina Italian Restaurant or one of the grand dining rooms like Magenta. Keep your blood pumping with a spin on the dance floor or a magic show before retiring to your comfortable stateroom.

Past Events

The Carl Strong Experience

April 19-27, 2018

Norwegian Cruise Line

Acapulco, Mexico


May 4-6, 2018

Carnival Cruise Lines



May 19-28, 2018

Carnival Fantasy




June 5, 2018



June 23-28, 2018

Carnival Paradise



June 30-July 5, 2018

Carnival Ecstasy


July 9-14, 2018

Carnival Fantasy


July 23 – 28, 2018

Carnival Valor


August 27-September 1, 2018

Carnival Cruise Elations


Past Tour Dates

March 19-29, 2018

Carnival Valor

Out of Galveston, TX

March 31-April 14, 2018

Carnival Triumph

Out of New Orleans


April 19-27, 2018

Norwegian Cruise Lines Sun

Out of Ft. Lauderdale

In Concert for the Fijian ‘Islanders’.

Touring the Islands of:
1) Dravuni
2) Lautoka
3) Suva, Viti Levu
Crossing the International Date Line
4) 3 Days and Nights in Pago Pago, Tutuila.

Back on the Holland American Cruise Ship –
by Popular Demand

New Zealand and Australia Aboard Holland Cruise Lines




3 Different Ships

The Amsterdam

The Maazdam

The Noordam

Beautiful New Zealand!

Discover natural wonders, fascinating cultures and new friends.

The Lands Down Under have their own special allure. The scenery is spectacular, from New Zealand’s jagged, snow-capped peaks to Ayer’s rock, a massive feldspar outcropping in Australia’s desert outback, to the Great Barrier Reef, a living organism so large it can be seen from space. Here the majestic and beautiful collide with the utterly unique. Home to numerous plant and animal species found nowhere else on earth, Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific are on any serious traveler’s bucket list—and there’s no better way to experience them than on a Holland America Line cruise.

Carnival Glory November 8-15, 2018

Belize. Mexico. Nassau


The Meyer Theatre in Green Bay, WI November 17, 2017

‘Universal Laughter: a Joyful Heart is Good Medicine”

Learn More

May/June 2017



the fabulous ‘HOLLAND AMERICA’

DEPARTS: Fort Lauderdale, Florida on March 30th, 2017 US ARRIVES: Barcelona, Spain

Check out the full itinerary

Take a look at the nightly entertainment available on this cruise ship. Mr. Strong is very grateful to be a part of this thrilling line-up.


Carnival Elation

February 11-16, 2017




Carnival Miracle


March 1-4th, 2017
March 4-7th, 2017


The Royal Princess



jew05blg*Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
*Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico
*Island of Cozumel, Mexico
*Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
*Thursday, October 27

‘The Sanctuary’ – Solitude seekers will be able to escape completely to this plush, outdoor spa-inspired setting with signature beverages, light meals, massages, attentive service and relaxing personal entertainment.

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The Caribbean Princess

November 19-24, 2016

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
At Sea
At Sea
Bonaire, Caribbean Netherlands


The Grand Princess – Hawaii Islands

Frequent Tour Dates

Port of Call – The Island of Kauai

The fourth largest island in the Hawaiian group, Kauai is known as the “Garden Island.” The terrain ranges from the volcanic slopes of Mt. Waialeale and the desert-like beauty of Waimea Canyon to the Wailua River’s lush Fern Grotto. Ironically this once isolated island was the site of the first meeting between Europeans and Hawaiians. On January 19, 1778, Captain James Cook anchored his ships off the mouth of the Waimea River, becoming the first in a long line of enthusiastic visitors.

Kauai was never conquered by the great