Events, The Inside Noise
Jul 26, 2023

Comic-Con Is Hitting The High Seas

The Comic-Con cruise experience is due to set sail in 2025. Need details? Keep reading.

SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 23: General views of Comic-Con at the San Diego Convention Center on July 23, 2022 in San Diego, California. (Photo by AaronP/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)

San Diego’s famed Comic Convention and Entertainment Cruise Productions have teamed up to produce Comic-Con: The Cruise. The experience is a full-ship charter that takes fans from Tampa to the Mexican island Cozumel onboard Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas. You may have heard of Entertainment Cruise Productions, which has previously produced a Star Trek cruise experience. Now, their setting their sights on a much larger comic experience.  The cruise’s first voyage is set for Feb. 5-9, 2025.

“With a stellar reputation for producing fan events on the ocean, we are excited that Entertainment Cruise Productions has developed Comic-Con: The Cruise to be a truly new kind of adventure,” said David Glanzer, a spokesperson for the popular convention, in a statement. “The team at ECP shares our passion for transformational events and innovative programming and we are excited they are building something so amazing.”

Onboard the cruise, fans will have the chance to interact with actors, creators, authors and more as part of a lineup of special events and activities. The scope of events also includes talent-hosted tastings, trivia sessions and live demonstrations. There will also be theme night parties and cosplay events featuring party bands and DJs, competitive video and tabletop gaming, vendors, group panels and Q&A sessions, meet and greets, as well as autograph and photograph sessions.

The entire experience will take place as the cruise navigates the waters of the Caribbean and Mexico, including white sand beaches, mountains and rich architecture. While on the cruise liner, guests can relax poolside, scale a 40-feet rock climbing wall, play mini golf green, visit the spa, as well as enjoying dining with a choice of a dozen restaurants and bars. Serenade of the Seas’ luxury accommodations and activities will also be supported by a Vegas-style casino and panoramic views of the surrounding scenery.

Cabin rates start at $990 per person for a double occupancy room, which includes all performances, interviews, parties, events and meals. Comic-Con fans can learn more and snag tickets HERE.