The Best Blues Experience On The Planet!

“This concert-centered cruise is the Vacation of a Lifetime.” -Islands Magazine

“It’s amazing how people can really connect through the Blues and R&B. Every year you can set your clock by it.” -Taj Mahal, Multi-Grammy Award Winner

“The granddaddy of music cruises.”

Reservations: (816) 753-7979 or Book Online

7 Days & Nights of Blues Heaven • 100+ Shows

Pro Jams Not Seen On Land • 5 Stages

Artist Workshops • Pro-Am Jams

Autograph Sessions • Industry Panels

Everyone Has A Backstage Pass!

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LRBC #29 Oct. 2017 Southern Caribbean


Bluesin’ On The High Seas Oct. 21 ~ 28, 2017 roundtrip from Ft. Lauderdale to Aruba, Curacao & Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Beach Party) on Holland America’s ms Nieuw Amsterdam! BOOK ONLINE or call (816) 753-7979!
Buddy Guy, TajMo’: The Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ Band, Booker T. Jones, Elvin Bishop, Bettye LaVette, G. Love & Special Sauce, Tommy Castro, Ruthie Foster, Cyril Neville’s Royal Southern Brotherhood, James Hunter Six & many more! View full lineup.

LRBC #30 Feb. 2018 Eastern Caribbean


Feb. 4 ~ 11, 2018 will mark LRBC’s 30th voyage! Sailing from Ft. Lauderdale roundtrip to Tortola, San Juan, P.R. & Grand Turk on Holland America’s ms Koningsdam. NOW PREBOOKING – a fully refundable deposit of $500 per cabin holds your spot to book a cabin once the bands are announced in April. Call (816) 753-7979 or PREBOOK ONLINE to get your deposit in the Reservations System now.

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Last Chance To Prebook For LRBC #30!

Last Chance To Prebook For LRBC #30!

That’s right, very limited Prebook Spots are available. Once they’re gone, they’re gone!!! Place your $500 per cabin, fully-refundable deposit to hold a spot in line to book once the artist announcement has been made! (likely in April ’17) Visit or call (816) 753-7979. Additional passengers may be added once you select your stateroom. Detailed instructions on how you may select your stateroom will also […]

LRBC #29 – SAVE UP TO $300 PER CABIN! Pay In Full by 2/14 for the Discount.

LRBC #29 – SAVE UP TO $300 PER CABIN! Pay In Full by 2/14 for the Discount.

LET’S GO BLUESIN’ October 21-28 from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Aruba, Curacao & Bahamas Private Island (Half Moon Cay Beach Party!) on Holland America’s ms Nieuw Amsterdam. Book Now & Pay In Full by February 14th for the Discount… SAVE UP TO $300 PER CABIN! Pay In Full Discounts if paid by check: Double: $150 per person | Triple: $100 per person Quad: $75 per person | Single: […]

LRBC #28 Live Coverage! Pics

LRBC #28 Live Coverage! Pics

Visit the photo album on Facebook! Pics by Joseph A. Rosen

“The best gig we’ve ever played!”
– Jimmy McCracklin (after 60+ years of performing)

“This blues cruise was better than Woodstock!”
– Johnny Winter, 2010

“It’s amazing, The cruises are probably the best thing that’s happened to the blues in years. It’s a shot in the arm for Blues music in general. All the musicians get together – the top blues guys from the old guard and the new.”
– Tommy Castro

“For those who never sailed; believe me, it will change your life forever!”
– Ana Popovic

“Being on the Blues Cruise is one of the best experiences of my life. I have never enjoyed staying up, losing sleep so much. I’ve never had so much fun.”
– Cyril Neville

“I was amazed and pleased by the positive interaction among fans and musicians of all races and backgrounds. This cruise easily beat any music festival experience I’ve ever had.”
– Award-winning Filmmaker Robert Mugge



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