Cruise News – Aug. 4, 2015 | Carnival Welcomes New Dr. Seuss with Celebrity Readings
Carnival Welcomes Newest Dr. Seuss with Celebrity Readings
Cruise News – Aug. 4, 2015
Carnival Cruise Line teamed up with Dr. Seuss Enterprises to celebrate the release of the new Dr. Seuss book, What Pet Should I Get? Book readings were held with Tampa Bay Ray’s player Evan Longoria aboard Carnival Paradise in Tampa and local broadcasting legend Angela Hill aboard Carnival Dream in New Orleans.
Following the readings, children joined The Cat in the Hat, Sam I Am, and Thing 1 and Thing 2 for Carnival’s popular Green Eggs and Ham Breakfast, part of the line’s exclusive Seuss at Sea program.
In conjunction with the event, for every home run Longoria hits during the 2015 season, Carnival with match his donation of $100 to Pet Pal Animal Shelter. The line will also make donations to the Tampa Bay and Louisiana chapters of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA).
Launched in 2014, Seuss at Sea is a fleetwide program featuring youth, family, dining, and entertainment experiences inspired by the words of Dr. Seuss. The program includes activities such as the Seuss-a-palooza Parade and Story Time, character interactions, Dr. Seuss toys and games, and popular movies.
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