Cruise Elegant Events (Formal Night)

I will preface my question with the fact that this will be my first cruise ever, coming in Nov 2017, on Carnival.

So that I will know what to expect, is there a special event to meet the captain and officers during the Cruise Elegant night, or formal night? How popular/crowded is this event?
On this night, is the best time to have dinner early or late as far as minimizing impact of crowds?



Tags: Carnival Cruise Lines formal night

49 Answers

Thanks, we had a good time.

Is this acceptable?

Darn! Pic didn't post.

Looks like your questions got answered, lol

We usually dress for dinner at a nice restaurant, we skip meeting the Captain and usually do the early dining (if we don't really care for the menu we leave and head to the Lido deck).

We are seeing more and more causal cruisers on elegant night, wouldn't be surprised if it went away in the next few years.

Have a wonderful cruise

Are you wearing nothing? If so, that's gonna cause a stir................


is this the one?

Yes! That's the pic. Thanks ctav. Big Smile

Well, the shirt does have a collar so it should be OK.

The hat may be a problem though!Big Smile

It does vaguely look like a cowgirl hat. So, it could pass as a Sunday go to meeting hat.

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