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Margaritaville at Sea Announces Onboard Entertainment Programming

Cruises onboard flagship Margaritaville at Sea Paradise will feature exclusive show written and produced by Jimmy Buffett and Frank Marshall.

Margaritaville at Sea executives revealed details about the entertainment programming and activations that will be available onboard the brand’s flagship vessel, Margaritaville at Sea Paradise. With an inaugural sailing scheduled for May 14, Margaritaville at Sea Paradise will cruise from the Port of Palm Beach, Florida to Grand Bahama Island.

“We are thrilled with the response we’ve received since announcing Margaritaville at Sea, both from our travel advisor partners and the public at large,” said Francis Riley, Chief Commercial Officer of Margaritaville at Sea.  “There is incredible demand for the unique product we are bringing to market and the announcement today of our onboard entertainment will certainly create even more excitement, as we are offering exclusive programming you can’t find anywhere else.”

Immediately upon embarkation, guests will be transported into a vacation state of mind – greeted by island-inspired music, friendly “Fins Up Crew” team members, and iconic Margaritaville stilt walkers.

The main attraction, Tales from Margaritaville: Jimmy’s Ship Show, will take guests on a musical odyssey to the islands filled with warm summer breezes and restless dreamers. Written and produced by Jimmy Buffett and Producer Frank Marshall, the show will feature unforgettable stories and songs inspired by Jimmy’s bestselling book, “Tales from Margaritaville.”

“We could not be more excited to have our guests experience this show onboard Margaritaville at Sea – created and written by Jimmy and Frank,” said Tamara Baldanza-Dekker, Chief Marketing Officer of Margaritaville. “A match made in paradise!”

“It’s been very cool working with Jimmy to put together a ship show filled with his unforgettable songs and stories,” said Frank Marshall. “I can’t wait for the maiden voyage!”

In the ship’s Oasis Room and beyond, travelers will enjoy diverse and talented musicians, late-night comedy hours on select departures, game shows for the whole family, streaming concerts at sea, themed parties, kids programming, and much more.

In addition to entertainment, Margaritaville at Sea Paradise will feature gourmet food and beverage options, including JWB Prime Steakhouse, Frank and Lola’s Pizzeria, Port of Indecision Buffet, 5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar & Grill, Margaritaville Coffee, Euphoria Lounge, and Sunset Bar – as well as pools, retail stores, a St. Somewhere Spa, Fins Up! Fitness Center, among other services and amenities.For additional details or to book, visit