Event Voyages, by Cunard.

Join one of our specially created event cruises which have been tailor-made to bring popular themes to life and further enhance your Cunard experience.

Diverse and unique.

At Cunard, we like to offer an experience unlike any other, and our special Event Voyages are designed to do just that. Tailor-made to bring popular themes to life, these unique voyages add a little something extra to an already exquisite experience aboard one of our Queens.

From theater and music to literature and art, each sailing features diverse and exciting topics. Every journey offers the opportunity to delve deeper into an existing passion or discover something new, and with an enriching program of interactive workshops, master classes, performances and thought-provoking speakers and discussions with your fellow guests, there truly is something for everyone.

Cunard's 2023 Event Voyages.

Join us in 2023 as we embark on a series of truly enriching Event Voyages. Once again, we bring you the spectacular Dance the Atlantic with English National Ballet, and the Literature Festival at Sea in partnership with the Cheltenham Literature Festival, The Times, and The Sunday Times. Anthony Inglis and the National Symphony Orchestra will also be joining us for a celebration of classical music at its finest.  As well as these returning themes, we are delighted to bring you a series of firsts across the fleet;  Queen Mary 2’s Festival of Food and Wine takes to the Atlantic,  while on board Queen Elizabeth we salute the best of Australian gastronomy with the Great Australian Culinary Voyage.  Queen Elizabeth also plays host to our first Australian Gardening Journey, and Beatles and Beyond, celebrating the best of British music.  

Here's a taster of what to expect, with more to be announced. 

Great Australian Culinary Voyage 2023.

January 28 - February 2, 2023.
Cunard's first dedicated culinary cruise on board the luxurious Queen Elizabeth will highlight all aspects of Australia's unique produce, and will be joined by some of Australia's culinary royalty.

Australia's Gardening Journey 2023.

February 4 - 11, 2023.
Setting sail from Melbourne, Cunard’s inaugural gardening voyage offers guests a wonderful opportunity to indulge their love of gardening while enjoying all the delights of a summer cruise on Queen Elizabeth in Australia’s southern waters.

Beatles and Beyond 2023.

April 19 - 28, 2023.
Queen Elizabeth will play host to our special Beatles and Beyond: Celebrating the Best of British voyage. Through music, film, tastings and demonstrations, we celebrate much-loved aspects of British culture.

Dance The Atlantic 2023.

August 11-18, 2023.
Join Dance the Atlantic, an exquisite Event Voyage that celebrates the world of dance. This sailing brings the opportunity to become absorbed in the remarkable talent of English National Ballet, with access to rehearsals, workshops, classes, and a stunning performance in the beautiful Royal Court Theatre.

Anthony Inglis and the National Symphony Orchestra 2023.

September 11-18, 2023.
Immerse yourself in the exquisite world of classical music on this Event Voyage brought to you by eminent maestro Anthony Inglis, conducting the UK’s National Symphony Orchestra. Delight in an opportunity to watch two superb performances while gaining a fascinating insight into the world of this celebrated and charismatic conductor.

Festival of Food & Wine 2023.

September 22-29, 2023.
Indulge in a truly unparalleled experience on our first ever Festival of Food & Wine, in association with The Times and The Sunday Times. Be inspired by experts from the culinary world, including Michel Albert Roux, legendary two Michelin-starred Chef Patron at Le Gavroche, plus other eminent guests.

Literature Festival at Sea 2023.

November 19-26, 2023.
This event, curated by the programming team of The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival, sees authors, poets, journalists, critics, and historians unite, bringing the spirit of the Festival to your voyage.

Event Voyages.

These voyages offer a unique opportunity to meet like-minded individuals and immerse yourself in a theme of your choice.