Ahoy, matey, your vacation is on the horizon! You’ve booked your Disney Cruise Line getaway, and now the first activity is to surprise the family with the exciting announcement! Here are five creative ways to share the cruise news before the ocean adventure begins!
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Put a ‘message in a bottle’ in place of their drink at the dinner table!
For an even greater hint, use this Disney Cruise Line Tumbler or this Disney Cruise Line Mug from Disney Store to contain the message! And Cardmembers, don’t forget you can use your Disney Dream Reward Dollars® toward small purchases like these and toward other fun items while on board the ship.
Pick up the kids from school in matching Captain’s hats!
Or choose your own Mickey Mouse Ear Hat to wear for an even better Disney surprise!
Decorate a calendar with Disney Cruise Line drawings and mark off the days leading up to the main voyage!
Write a series of clues on paper, and hide them around the house!
Use this adorable Captain Mickey Mouse and Friends Stationary Kit to create the special clues.
Print a post card from Mickey Mouse or Minnie Mouse (or both!) to help you celebrate your family’s cruise news!
Place it in the mailbox and ask the family to walk out together to pick up the mail.
Now that the surprise is revealed, get ready for an awesome voyage with plenty of perks along the way! Disney Visa® Cardmembers receive 10% off select merchandise purchases of $50 or more aboard Disney Cruise Line ships, 10% off a Castaway Cay Getaway Package and more., Check out the full list of perks that await you on the high seas!