5th Annual Reader Appreciation Event

AC Arthur presents the Donovans on Deck

Join us as we take to the seas with that wonderful family we’ve all come to know and love…The Donovans! For one entire week we’ll have specialty events centering around The Donovans as well as enjoy everything the magnificent Oasis of The Seas has to offer. If ever there was a literary event that you did not want to miss, this is THE ONE!

Dates: August 13 – 20, 2016
Ship: Royal Caribbean Oasis of The Seas

Onboard Features Include: Casino with gaming tables, discos and lounges, teen lounges and disco, 150 Central Park Café, Chops Grille, Samba Grille Brazilian Steakhouse, Portofino Italian Restaurant, Sabor Taqueria & Tequila Bar, Izumi Hibachi & Sushi, Mystery Dinner Theater, Vitality Spa, 4 pools, 10 whirlpools, fitness center, 2 rock-climbing walls, zip-line, mini-golf course, basketball court, jogging track, ice-skating rink, flow-rider, Broadway style entertainment, Dreamworks Experience and characters, Royal Babies & Tots Nursery, Adventure Ocean® Youth Program, kids H2O water zone, 3-D movie theater, designer boutiques, duty free shops and more!

Cruising Itinerary

Saturday, August 13th
Depart from Ft. Lauderdale, FL @4:30pm

Sunday, August 14th
Welcome Reception — Join us for games and giveaways as we welcome everyone to this fantastic celebration! Specific times and locations will be provided at a later date.

Monday, August 15th
Battle of the Sexes — Come on out and spend some time with us as we pit the Guys against the Dolls! Don’t be shy fellas, if you’re attending this event, come on out and fight for your honor! Specific times and locations will be provided at a later date.

Tuesday, August 16th
Phillipsburg, St. Maarten 8am-5pm

Wednesday, August 17th
San Juan, Puerto Rico 7am-2pm

Thursday, August 18th
Labadee, Haiti 9am-6pm

Friday, August 19th
Farewell Reception — Share with us as we recap our marvelous cruise and discover what’s next for those enigmatic Donovans! Specific times and locations will be provided at a later date.

Saturday, August 20th
Arrive in Ft. Lauderdale, FL 6:15am

Cabin Selections & Pricing

Prices are per person and based on double occupancy.

(D-7) Deluxe Oceanview Balcony $1,710.82
(B-2) Deluxe Boardwalk Balcony $1,590.82
(C-2) Deluxe Central Balcony $1,550.82

Visit to see floorplans for each room and for more details about the ship and the ports of call.

*Gratuities: $12.95 per day, per person (may be paid in advance)
**Optional Cruise Insurance $119
***Event Tote Bag & T-Shirt Included

Booking Information

To Hold Your Cabin:
$50 pp/$100 per cabin due August 31, 2015 (this amount is non-refundable)
$250 pp/$500 per cabin MUST BE PAID by January 20, 2016 (No Exceptions!)

Recommended Payment Plan:
$100 on the 15th of each month


To book your room, contact, Bert Hurley (410) 922-8375 or by email at
Accepted forms of payment: Check, Money Order or PayPal at

Download a copy of the official event flyer here:

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