Singer John Mayer Cruises on Carnival Splendor

March 28, 2009
Pop music's John Mayer kicked off a rockin' theme cruise from Los Angeles yesterday aboard Carnival Cruise Lines' newest ship, the 112,000-ton, 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor. The U.K.'s Daily Mail and others are reporting that Mayer welcomed passengers dressed as Captain Stubing of "The Love Boat" fame.

The voyage boasts performances from several other bands, including Guster, O.A.R. and DJ Logic. The four-night "Mayercraft Carrier 2" is an open bar affair, featuring theme parties, contests and, of Check out our Carnival Splendor review for more info on the ship.

And we want to know: If you could sail with any celebrity on a theme cruise, who'd it be? Vote in our poll.

--by Dan Askin, Associate Editor