Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Celebrity Cruises to Host Second Annual New York Rangers Legends Cruise in 2015
“Some thrills are so great—they’re worth repeating!” noted Michael Daniels, Regional Marketing Manager, Celebrity Cruises. “Our premiere Rangers Legends Cruise last August was a huge success, and we’ve expanded on it for 2015.”
On board, guests will learn how to fire a slapshot at a hockey clinic and discover how the pros control a power play at a special “Rangers Greats Q&A panel.” Travelers who are part of the Legends Cruise will be able to kick back and relax with their favorite teammates. With luxurious accommodations and globally-inspired dining, there’s simply no better way to unwind after an exciting season.
The Rangers Legends Cruise offers a unique vacation package that offers a lot of value, including unprecedented access to Rangers stars, as well as exclusive events on board and on land including meet-and-greet events; Complimentary Classic beverage package for two including beer, wine, and spirits; an Exclusive Shore Excursion on July 30, 2015 Tobacco Bay "Fun in the Sun" Beach Package including drinks (Alcoholic, Non-Alcoholic, or Frozen Drinks), lunch, and unlimited use of non-motorized water sports; Snorkeling Equipment, Paddleboards, Kayaks, Zayaks, and more; complimentary parking at Cape Liberty; $50 to spend on board toward amenities, shore excursions, spa treatments, dining, private receptions, and more. This package is valued at over $1,000.
The Rangers will host an in-arena shooting contest at five home games throughout the 2014-15 season, offering fans a chance to win a spot for them and a guest on the Rangers Legends Cruise. Celebrity Cruises also will hold a sweepstakes for a Special Grand Prize Package to come aboard this year’s Rangers Legends Cruise.
“Last year’s inaugural Rangers Legends Cruise was a huge success and we knew our fans would be looking forward to this unique experience from Celebrity Cruises again this year,” said Ron Skotarczak, executive vice president of marketing partnerships, The Madison Square Garden Company. “The Rangers have one of the most passionate and loyal fan bases in sports and with Celebrity Cruises we have the perfect partner to offer our Blueshirt faithful this incredible opportunity to connect with the team.”
As part of the marketing partnership, Celebrity Cruises will have integration on the team’s websites; on GardenVision, the state-of-the-art center-hung multimedia display; as well as on-ice branding and digital signage during the Rangers Legends Cruise shooting contests. For full details about the Rangers Legends Cruise, visit celebritycruises.com/nyrangers. Space is limited and pricing varies by accommodation selected. To make a booking, call Direct Consumer: 888.727.4907; Travel Partners: 1-800-437-4111—use Group code #3786564.
Posted by Linda Coffman, AKA Cruise Diva