Event Voyages, by Cunard

Be part of an experience unlike any other by joining one of our special Event Voyages. Become immersed in the enriching worlds of arts and literature, gastronomy and wine, and much more.

Diverse and unique

Tailor-made to bring popular themes to life, these carefully curated voyages feature the crème de la crème when it comes to special guests and partnerships. Be inspired by dazzling performances and thought-provoking speakers, enter into discussions with fellow guests, and delve deeper in interactive workshops and master classes.

Cunard’s 2024 Event Voyages

Set sail on a journey of discovery in 2024, with our season of unique and enthralling Event Voyages, featuring brand-new experiences and updates to former favorites. Below is a taster of what to expect, with more guests and voyages to be announced.

Big Band Ball 2024

May 5 – 14, 2024
Step on board Queen Elizabeth for a voyage to remember. Inspired by the iconic Big Bands of the Swing era, Cunard’s Big Band Ball is a spectacular event for dance and music lovers everywhere.

The British Isles Festival Voyage

May 24 – June 7, 2024
In 2024, join us as we celebrate our newest ship, Queen Anne, on The British Isles Festival Voyage, her maiden trip around Great Britain and Ireland.

This voyage includes the official naming ceremony for Queen Anne ship in Liverpool, Cunard's spiritual home, on Monday ‌‌June ‌‌‌3, 2024.

London Theatre at Sea 2024

June 15 – 23, 2024
This unique Transatlantic Crossing will showcase Olivier Award–winning talent both on and off stage. London Theatre at Sea will feature spectacular performances and an illustrious lineup of guests in conversation about their careers, as well as talks on productions, how they are put together, and the theaters themselves.

Queen Mary 2’s 400th Transatlantic Crossing

August 23 – 30, 2024
Experience a historic anniversary on Queen Mary 2 as she sails her 400th Transatlantic Crossing, having sailed her first 20 years ago in 2004 on her maiden voyage.

Anthony Inglis and the National Symphony Orchestra 2024

October 4 – 13, 2024
Be immersed in a world of classical music, brought to you by eminent maestro Anthony Inglis and the UK’s National Symphony Orchestra. With two unforgettable evening performances in your ship’s Royal Court Theater, this 15th anniversary sailing is one you won’t want to miss.

Literature Festival at Sea 2024

November 13 – 20, 2024
Find yourself in literary heaven, surrounded by authors, poets, journalists, historians, and fellow book lovers, on this seven-night sailing dedicated to the power of the pen.

Australian Literature Festival at Sea 2024

December 11 – 16, 2024
Find yourself captivated by award-winning authors, writers, and more, on this inaugural Australian Literature Voyage at Sea, curated in partnership with Dymocks.

Cunard's 2025 Event Voyages

Great Australian Culinary Voyage 2025

February 6 – 11, 2025
Cunard’s much loved Great Australian Culinary Voyage sets sail for the third time, bringing an odyssey of culinary exploration to the high seas. It’s the perfect opportunity to sample delicious cuisine as you sail for the shores of Tasmania.

Dance the Atlantic 2025

August 8 - 15, 2025
Join Dance the Atlantic, an exquisite Event Voyage that celebrates the world of dance. This sailing brings the opportunity to immerse yourself in the remarkable talent of English National Ballet, with access to rehearsals, workshops, classes, and performances in the beautiful Royal Court Theater.

Explore all Event Voyages

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