Princess Cruises have just announced that guests sailing all over the world will be able to spectate and cheer on their favourite team during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.
Nine cruise ships from the Princess fleet will be broadcasting all 64 games with the matches starting June 14th, culminating with the final in Moscow on July 15th.
Games will air on the signature Movies Under the Stars outdoor screens which can hold hundreds of guests.
“After our guests return to their cruise ship from a day of exploring exciting destinations, they will be thrilled to watch the worldwide phenomenon of the FIFA World Cup,” said Jan Swartz, Princess Cruises president.
“What better way to enjoy this dynamic, global tournament than on our giant outdoor movie screens against the backdrop of sea and sky.”
2018 FIFA World Cup™ games will be shown aboard:
-Sea Princess (World Cruise)
-Crown Princess (Mediterranean)
-Diamond Princess (Japan)
-Emerald Princess (Alaska)
-Majestic Princess (China)
-Pacific Princess (Northern Europe)
-Regal Princess (Scandinavia and Russia)
-Royal Princess (British Isles)
-Sapphire Princess (Baltic)
Fans can also indulge in themed entertainment and activities, including interactive game play with PlayStation units on Movies Under the Stars, obstacle course competitions, and penalty shoot outs for prizes, such as speciality dining, with a small entry fee going to charity, plus swag giveaways, themed bites and beverages.
The FIFA World Cup is just one of many special events shown on the Movies Under the Stars screens, including Monday Night Football, the Super Bowl and the Academy Awards.
The LED screens are more than 300 square feet in size, with a 69,000-watt sound system and lighting power in order to view clearly at mid-day and heard even while the ship is moving at full speed.
Princess guests are offered a movie experience comparable to the best shoreside movie theatre.
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