Holland America is committed to delivering a diverse range of entertainment options that cater to the varied interests and preferences of its guests, ensuring a lively and engaging atmosphere throughout the voyage.

From captivating performances to enriching activities, the cruise line curates an entertainment line up that promises to delight guests of all ages.

Live music takes centre stage in the onboard entertainment experience. Talented musicians and performers showcase their skills in a variety of genres, from classical and jazz to contemporary hits. Guests can relish live performances by solo artists, ensembles, and bands at various venues across the ship, creating a vibrant ambiance and setting the mood for an enjoyable evening.

On the stage

The World Stage, a state-of-the-art theatre, hosts spectacular performances featuring professional singers, dancers, and other entertainers. From Broadway-style productions and exhilarating musical acts to comedy shows and guest speakers, the World Stage offers a diverse line up of entertainment that captivates audiences and ensures a memorable evening at sea.

Other entertainment

Beyond stage performances, guests can partake in a range of engaging activities and enrichment programs designed to entertain and educate. From culinary demonstrations and wine tastings to art workshops and fitness classes, Holland America offers a variety of options for guests to indulge their interests and passions while onboard.

If that’s not enough, parties are frequently hosted throughout the cruise, such as deck parties, poolside celebrations, and themed nights, adding an extra element of fun and festivity to the onboard experience. These events provide opportunities for guests to socialise, dance, and create unforgettable memories.


Families cruising with Holland America can also take advantage of dedicated youth programs designed to entertain and engage kids. The Club HAL program offers age-specific activities and entertainment for children and teenagers, ensuring they have an enjoyable time while making new friends and participating in supervised activities tailored to their interests and age groups.

In addition to the entertainment options, Holland America also provides opportunities for guests to relax and rejuvenate onboard. The Greenhouse Spa & Salon offers a range of luxurious treatments, including massages, facials, and wellness classes, allowing guests to unwind and pamper themselves during their voyage.


Pickleball, a rapidly growing sport known for its blend of tennis, badminton, and table tennis elements, is now a sporting option on board Holland America ships! As guests seek diverse, engaging activities during their cruise, Holland America has embraced this trending sport and offers Pickleball Courts on board that cater to both Pickleball enthusiasts and beginners alike.

Whether guests seek relaxation, education, or lively entertainment, the cruise line’s line-up of entertainment options caters to every preference, ensuring a fulfilling and enjoyable experience for all guests throughout their holiday. Holland America strives to create an onboard atmosphere that transcends cultural and generational boundaries, fostering a sense of community and shared enjoyment among all guests.

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