In honor of the line’s 50th birthday, Carnival will give away 50 free cruises throughout the conference.

‘Our commitment to this community’s success runs deep and we are always looking for ways to engage with our amazing travel partners,’ said Adolfo Perez, Carnival’s SVP global sales and trade marketing.

Spell the F-U-N

Hosted activities happening throughout the conference include ‘Get Funderstruck on Carnival Zone’ (March 30 – April 1) when advisors can test their Carnival knowledge in a trivia-based word scramble game. The ‘Spell the F-U-N’ game will give the opportunity to win prizes including Carnival-branded merchandise and bonus Loyalty Rocks! reward points. Virtual players can visit to play.

A special edition of ‘From Adolfo’s Desk Live’ (March 30 at 2 p.m.) will see Perez host an in-person talk. The presentation will include a 50th birthday party with cake pops.

Christine Duffy on Presidents’ Panel

Carnival President Christine Duffy will appear on the Cruise360 Presidents’ Panel (March 30 at 1:15 p.m.) and Perez will participate in the Sales and Marketing Panel (March 31 at 10:30 a.m.)

Further activities include a Carnival booth the trade show (March 31 at 2:15 p.m.) with the opportunity to speak with the line’s sales team and learn more about tools and services, while getting the chance to win prizes.

Funderstruck workshop

At the ‘Get Funderstruck on Carnival Workshop’ (March 31 at 8 a.m.), advisors will be introduced to the Funderstruck campaign and hear about the Excel class ships and onboard experiences.

A virtual ship tour of Mardi Gras (April 2 at 9 a.m.) will cover the six themed zones and preview Carnival Celebration, to debut at PortMiami in November and Carnival Jubilee at the Port of Galveston in 2023.