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Bluesin’® On The High Seas November 6-13, 2021 from Ft. Lauderdale, FL to Willemstad, Curacao; Oranjestad, Aruba & Half Moon Cay (Bahamas Private Island) on Holland America’s ms Nieuw Amsterdam.

Artist Lineup:


Taj Mahal Blues Cruise
Taj Mahal & Phantom Blues Band

Keb Mo Blues Cruise
Keb' Mo'

Charlie Musselwhite Blues Cruise
Charlie Musselwhite
feat. Bob Welsh

Ruthie Foster Blues Cruise
Ruthie Foster Six

Chicago Plays The Stones Blues Cruise
Chicago Plays The Stones w/ Ronnie Baker Brooks & Billy Branch

Tommy Castro Blues Cruise
Tommy Castro & the Painkillers
w/ Special Guest Deanna Bogart

Ronnie Baker Brooks Blues Cruise
Ronnie Baker Brooks

Tyree Neal Blues Cruise
Tyree Neal & the Neal Brothers Band

G Love Blues Cruise
G. Love & Special Sauce

Shemekia Copeland Blues Cruise
Shemekia Copeland

Mike Zito Big Band Blues Cruise
Mike Zito's Big Band w/ Tito Jackson, Joanna Connor & Albert Castiglia

Curtis Salgado Blues Cruise
Curtis Salgado

Danielle Nicole Blues Cruise
Danielle Nicole

Phantom Blues Band Blues Cruise
Phantom Blues Band
w/ Special Guest Jim Pugh

Johnny Rawls Blues Cruise
Johnny Rawls

Rev. Peyton's Big Damn Band Blues Cruise
Rev. Peyton's Big Damn Band

Vanessa Collier Blues Cruise
Vanessa Collier

Marquise Knox Blues Cruise
Marquise Knox

RUF Records Blues Caravan Jeremiah Johnson, Ryan Perry Whitney Shay Blues Cruise
RUF Records Blues Caravan w/ Jeremiah Johnson, Ryan Perry & Whitney Shay

Jonathon Long Blues Cruise
Jonathon Long

Doug MacLeod Blues Cruise
Doug MacLeod (Acoustic)

Jontavious Willis Blues Cruise
Jontavious Willis (Acoustic)

Hadden Sayers Blues Cruise
Hadden Sayers

Hector Anchondo IBC Blues Cruise
Hector Anchondo

Mitch Woods Club 88 Blues Cruise
Mitch Woods Club 88
(Piano Bar)

Rev. Billy C. Wirtz Blues Cruise
Rev. Billy C. Wirtz
(Piano Bar)

Daryl Davis Blues Cruise
Daryl Davis
(Piano Bar)

Kelley Hunt Blues Cruise
Kelley Hunt
(Piano Bar)

Eden Brent Blues Cruise
Eden Brent
w/ Bob Dowell (Piano Bar)

Deanna Bogart Blues Cruise
Deanna Bogart
(Piano Bar)

Frederick Neal Darnell Neal Blues Cruise
Frederick & Darnell Neal
(Piano Bar)

LOLA Blues Cruise
LOLA
(Piano Bar)

Chuk Barber Blues Cruise
Chuk Barber's Soul Lounge

J.T. Lauritsen Blues Cruise
J.T. Lauritsen
(Jam Host)

LRBC #35 Itinerary & Themes:


Sat. 11/6: Depart Ft. Lauderdale, FL 5p | Hometown Blues
Support your local Blues Club, Blues Society or Blues Performer.

Sun. 11/7: Half Moon Cay, Bahamas | 8a~2p | Aye Aye, Captain!
From Captain Hook to The Skipper… and all the Captains in between. Dress as your favorite Captain!

Mon. 11/8: Bluesin’® At Sea | Dress as Your Favorite Decade
Relive the 20th Century in an outfit from the grooviest decade of your choice!

Tues. 11/9: Willemstad, Curacao | 1p~11p | Cruiser’s Choice
Get creative, cruisers… anything goes!

Wed. 11/10: Oranjestad, Aruba | 8a~5p | Carnival 
Life is a carnival! The ride never stops!

Thurs. 11/11: Bluesin’® At Sea | Casino Night
11/11… It’s Your Lucky Day, so roll the dice and dress accordingly!

Fri. 11/12: Bluesin’® At Sea | Pajama Night
It’s that time to pack your bags! But not your pajamas…or your pants for tomorrow 😉

Sat. 11/13: Arrive Ft. Lauderdale, FL 7a
Note: Ports subject to change.


Detailed deck plans for the ms Nieuw Amsterdam may be viewed by visiting Holland America
via: Nieuw Amsterdam weblink or Nieuw Amsterdam Deckplans (PDF)

HAL ms Nieuw Amsterdam Categories & Per Person Rates

 HAL Category DescriptionDoubleTripleQuadSingle
• Suites
PSPinnacle Suite57004300380011400
SQNeptune Spa Suite40003100n/a8000
SANeptune Suite3900305026507800
SBNeptune Suite3800302526007600
SCNeptune Suite3700297525507400
SBSignature Suite33502725n/a6700
SYSignature Suite32502650n/a6500
SZSignature Suite32002600n/a6400
• Verandahs
VQVerandah Spa2750n/an/a5050
VVerandah2700230020004950
VAVerandah26502225n/a4850
VBVerandah2600220019254750
VCVerandah2550217519004650
VDVerandah2500215018754550
VEVerandah2475207518504500
VFVerandah24252050n/a4400
VHVerandah2400n/an/a4300
• Oceanview Staterooms
CQOceanview Spa2350n/an/a4200
COceanview2300197517504125
DOceanview2250192517004000
DDOceanview2200187516503950
EOceanview2150182516253875
FOceanview2100177516003800
GPartial View20001700n/a3750
HFully Obstructed1975n/an/a3650
HHFully Obstructed19501675n/a3550
• Interior Staterooms
IQInterior Spa1925n/an/a3475
IInterior1900165015003400
JInterior1800157514753300
KInterior17001500n/a3100
LInterior1600n/an/a2900
MInterior1550n/an/a2850
MMInterior1525n/an/a2800
NInterior1500n/an/a2750

Final payment due no later than July 23, 2021
Plus pre-paid Ship/Port Fees of $260 per person.
Gratuities will not be pre-paid, but collected onboard by Holland America.
Suites: $17.00 per person per day
All Other Staterooms: $15.50 per person per day

Cancellation Schedule:
*Cancellations must be received in writing
Prior to June 11, 2021: $50 per person
June 12, 2021-June 24, 2021: $250 per person
June 25, 2021-July 23, 2021: $500 per person
July 24, 2021-August 31, 2021: 50% of total cruise cost
September 1, 2021 & after: Non-refundable

CABINS ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE – NO EXCEPTIONS.

CHANGES: Must be made in WRITING. Any change made after cabin selection will be assessed a $250 per person administrative fee.

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