Youth & Teens

Programs designed for youth & teens...

Passengers ages 3 to 17 will enjoy many exciting onboard activities. Youth Centers and Teen Lounges are staffed by experienced counselors, who are ready to ensure the youngest cruisers stay happy all day long. There’s everything from art projects, game tables, the latest movies, pizza parties, talent shows, video games, and much more.  To participate in the Youth Program, children must be at least three-years-old and toilet trained. Children under three and/or not toilet trained may participate if accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.

Youth Centers, ages 3–12

“Princess Pelicans” (ages 3-7)
Little ones will want to stay all day while counselors entertain them with:

  • Kindermusik® at Sea
  • Kids-only dance parties
  • Movies and cartoons
  • Ice Cream and pizza parties
  • T-shirt coloring
  • Pajama parties
  • Theme nights
  • Fun Fairs
  • Art Projects

“Shockwaves” (ages 8-12)
Older kids will enjoy a boatload of exciting activities including:

  • Kids-only dinners
  • Dance parties
  • Movies
  • PS2/PS3, Wii and the latest games
  • Video Games
  • Scavenger hunts
  • Karaoke and talent shows
  • Sports tournaments
  • California Science Center workshops
  • Jr.CHEF@Sea
  • Klutz® projects
  • Theme nights

Teen Lounges, ages 13–17

In the Teens-only exclusive Lounges, passengers ages 13-17 can make new friends while enjoying all of the coolest amenities. The Lounges are packed with PS2/PS3 and Wii games, the latest movies, music, and foosball tables. They also offer exciting events including:

  • Teens-only dance parties
  • Late-night movies
  • Sports tournaments
  • Talent shows
  • Formal dinners
  • Mocktail competitions
  • DJ workshops
  • Teen makeovers
  • Hip hop dance classes

Once registered for the Program, Teens are welcome to come and go as they please. No sign in or out necessary.

Late Night Group Kid-sitting

For your convenience, group kid-sitting for children ages 3 to 12 years is offered in the Youth Centers from 10:00 pm to 1:00 am for a charge of $5.00 per hour per child. Kids can relax and watch movies or play games with their friends while mom and dad have a relaxing night out.

Port Days

Youth Centers and Teen Lounges are open while in port from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Depending on the time the vessel arrives/departs from port, hours may be expanded. Check the schedule once onboard. The Program is complimentary during port days and advanced bookings are not required. For lunch during port days, Youth Staff will take your children to one of the ships’ many eateries (with parental consent).