7 Nights – 12th Annual Halloween Cruise

Aquafest Private Event

Departs from New Orleans, Louisiana on October 27, 2013 returning November 03, 2013

Norwegian Cruise Line - Norwegian Jewel
Departs Roundtrip from Port of New Orleans. Visiting Cozumel, Mexico, Belize City, Belize, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras, Costa Maya, Mexico and 2 days at sea.


Aquafest Private Event-12th Annual Halloween Cruise & Our BEST PRICES EVER!


FREE-Onboard Spending Credits

  • Inside Cabins- $25 per cabin
  • Oceanview- $50 per cabin
  • Balcony Cabins $75 per cabin
  • Mini-Suites with Balcony $125 per cabin
  • Penthouses and Haven Suites $300 per suite
  • Dinner in the alternative Italian Restaurant-valued at $10 per person
  • 2 Private cocktail parties-valued at $50 per person

FREE-Private Group Shore Excursion in Costa Maya - a $50pp Value!

  • Private Beach Party Tour in Costa Maya with open Bar
  • 1 Bottle of wine per cabin
  • NCL Onboard Coupon Booklet-worth $450 per cabin in onboard spending coupons


With Prizes up to $1000 & GLBT Celebrity Entertainment

We are back for our 12th Anniversary on the spectacular Norwegian Jewel, one of our favorite ships of all!!!

Join Aquafest for our 12th Annual Halloween Cruise ... NCL is offering cruising re-imagined, with innovations never seen at sea until now. Its South Beach style, Riviera chic and Vegas excitement are all available on one incredible ship.

NCL's Freestyle Cruising on the elegant and sophisticated Norwegian Jewel will make you see the world from an entirely different vantage point. This ship features a wide array of world-class amenities, activities, and entertainment. There is the exclusive Haven Penthouse complex, connecting staterooms, private balconies, diverse and exciting restaurants, Broadway style theaters, 24-hour fitness centers, world-class spas, Internet Cafes and most offer dazzling casinos with the newest slots and table games afloat.

Along the way, Aquafest will dazzle you with GLBT activities, group dining, game shows, get-togethers, afternoon dances, celebrity entertainment, private spa night, exciting shore excursions, top name GLBT entertainment, and amazing theme costume balls and parties. The main event will offer a prize of $1000. Aquafest events are private for Aquafest booked passengers only. Don’t miss out on Aquafest’s BIGGEST & BEST event of 2013!

Here are some of our EXTRA VALUES that are being offered:

More Aquafest Value...

  • Private shows with guest celebrities on Halloween
  • $1000 Grand Prize for BEST Halloween Costume!
  • Gay and Lesbian GayMe Shows
  • Gay and Lesbian Film Festival at Sea
  • Gay DJ on Halloween
  • Themed Dance Parties
  • Private Group Cocktail Party
  • Group Dining
  • A Bottle of Wine Delivered to Your Stateroom
  • Aquafest Cruise Directors
  • Gay Olympics and Sporting Events
  • Gay Beach Party on Halloween
  • Singles Get-togethers
  • Couples Get-togethers
  • Lesbian Get-togethers
  • Afternoon T-Dance on Halloween
  • Private AquaQuest Shore Excursions
  • Activities and Amenities vary by sailing date

Norwegian Jewel

Experience the voyage of a lifetime on the sparkling Norwegian Jewel. Revel in Freestyle Cruising - the freedom to enjoy your choice of unscheduled onboard amenities. Watch the world unfold by your choice of three swimming pools or while zipping down the waterslide, relax the night away in 14 bars and lounges, and eat as you please with Freestyle Dining at 10 unique restaurants. The Jewel features the exclusive HAVEN area with a private enclave of ultra-deluxe suites complete butler and concierge service, a private pool, sunning area, and amenities to satisfy the most discriminating traveler. To learn more about NCL’s Freestyle Cruising, please click on the video links listed below.

NOTE: Access to Aquafest EVENTS is EXCLUSIVE to guests booked through Aquafest. We regret that reservations through any other travel agency or through NCL directly will not be allowed entrance into our private events. Thank you.


DayPorts of CallArrivalDeparture
1 New Orleans, Louisiana ---4:00 PM
2 At Sea ------
3 Cozumel, Mexico 8:00 AM5:00 PM
4 Belize City, Belize 8:00 AM6:00 PM
5 Roatan (Isla Roatan), Bay Islands, Honduras 8:00 AM4:00 PM
6 Costa Maya, Mexico 8:00 AM4:00 PM
7 At Sea ------
8 New Orleans, Louisiana 8:00 AM---

Arrival and departure times may vary slightly.

Deposit: $250 per person due at the time of booking. See Special Above!
Final Payment: Due on August 1, 2013

Additional Info: Entertainment | Ship Info | Public Areas | Deck Plans | Pricing | Pre/Post (Add-Ons)

IMPORTANT: The ONLY ACCESS TO Aquafest Private Events events is for bookings made EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH Aquafest. We regret that reservations through any travel agency not pre-approved or through NCL directly will not have access to Aquafest private events.

What's Included:

  • All meals except for alternative (additional fee) reservation restaurants, entertainment, and accommodations aboard ship for the duration of the cruise.

What's Not Included:

  • Tipping, items of a personal nature, alcoholic beverages, gift shop and spa purchases, gambling, optional shore excursions, airfare, air taxes, and/or local transfers to the port of embarkation. Taxes are additional. A $30.oo booking processing fee is additional and subject to change without notice.

Disclaimer: All advertised events are exclusive to guests who book through Aquafest only. Aquafest Cruises are group events and not chartered vessels. All rates are cruise only and per person, based on double occupancy subject to availability at time of booking. Non-discountable fees and taxes, airfare, air taxes and transfers are additional. A $30 processing fee is addition and subject to change without notice. Events based on a minimum of 50 group passengers. Pricing and other information may change without notice. We reserve the right to correct errors. Information and pricing are subject to change without notice. All cancellations are subject to a $50 per booking cancellation fee from Aquafest in addition to any vendor cancellation penalties. Trip Cancellation Insurance is strongly recommended for all reservations. More information will be provided to you at the time of booking confirmation. Please contact us for a more detailed description of restrictions, cancellations, and penalties.

Cruise Lines Cancellation Penalties:

  • 75-56 days prior to Sailing- Full deposit amount
  • 55-30 days prior to Sailing- 50% of total fare
  • 29-15 days or less prior to Sailing - 75% of total fare
  • 14 days or less prior to Sailing - No Refund

Aquafest Cancellation Penalties:

  • Bookings cancelled from date of booking - $50 per person

Aquafest cancellation fee will be charged to your credit card and will appear on your statement as CruiseCenter.

Please ask us about rates for Suites, Mini-Suites, and other cabin categories not shown. If you are a PAST PASSENGER, Senior citizen, Military, or have Special Coupon Offers, please advise us at the time of booking.