With spring in full swing it’s time to make plans to enjoy the longer days ahead—and gather with family and friends for some fun. And there’s no better way to experience a wave of entertainment than aboard the Queen Mary where you’ll catch a variety of events and activities on the ship and al fresco!
Check out the upcoming lineup the majestic Queen has underway:
For holiday & family fun
Hop aboard the Queen Mary’s famed decks this Sunday to celebrate Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019. The Queen Mary’s Easter Celebration will offer an eggcellent array of Easter-fun fit for the entire family, including a Royal Easter Sunday Brunch, a petting zoo, face painting, three egg hunts, a Bunny Bounce House atop her majesty’s highest deck, and much more.
Search for the Easter Bunny’s treats and toys scattered throughout Queen’s Salon at one of three Easter Egg Hunts aboard. The three Egg Hunts will be divided by age groups. Toddlers, ages 5 and under will begin their hunt at 1 p.m. followed by kids ages 6-9 at 1:45 p.m., and finally children ages 10-15 at 2:30 p.m.
Reservations for Sunday Brunch are available now starting at $69.00 and $79.00 with Sparkling Wine for adults and $24.00 for children ages 4 to 11. To make reservations and for more information on pricing, events, and hotel packages visit queenmary.com.
For foodies & festival lovers
Spring into BBQ season with an all-new food festival and competition, the Queen Mary’s Waterfront Cook-Off, on Saturday, May 11 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Watch as SoCal’s top BBQ pitmasters and chili chefs compete for trophies and cash prizes and the highly-coveted People’s Choice Award. Grab the family for a finger lickin’ afternoon of fun with BBQ and Chili tastings, lawn and beer games, food eating contests, live music and so much more.
General admission tickets include event entry and five tasting tickets for $35. VIP tickets are $75 and include exclusive one-hour early event admission at 11 a.m., ten tasting tickets and two drink tickets. Individual tasting tickets are sold separately and are only available on-site for $3 per tasting. Event parking is $20. For more information and to purchase tickets to the Queen Mary’s Waterfront Cook-Off, visit http://www.queenmary.com.
For adventurers & film fanatics
The Queen Mary is proud to present the 2019 Movie Night Summer Series, welcoming the community to sit back, set up a picnic with friends and family, and soak up the silver screen under the summer night sky at the Queen Mary Seawalk (lawn adjacent to the ship). Each movie night will offer guests an immersive cinematic experience with assorted food trucks themed to the film, full bars for those age 21 and over, and the legendary ship and Long Beach Harbor as backdrops. Taking place on select Thursday nights each month May through August and located on a grassy lawn adjacent to the Queen Mary, film titles include Mamma Mia! (2008), double feature of Indiana Jones – Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Temple of Doom (1984), Grease (1978), and double feature Beetlejuice (1988), Edward Scissorhands (1990). The movie nights are open to all ages and free to attend. Date Night Packages are available for $75 per couple and include a reserved couch for two, one bottle of signature Queen Mary Champagne, assorted snacks, and more! Best of all, general admission is FREE with date night package upgrades available $75 per couple, parking is $10 per vehicle on-site.
May 16, 2019, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.: Mamma Mia!
June 20, 2019, 6 p.m. – 12 a.m.: Double Feature: Indiana Jones – Raiders of the Lost Ark & Indiana Jones – Temple of Doom
July 11, 2019, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.: Grease
August 22, 2019, 6 p.m. – 12 a.m.: Double Feature: Beetlejuice & Edward Scissorhands