Jon Bon Jovi Invites Fans to ‘Runaway to Paradise’ (Video)
If you’ve ever dreamed of running away to paradise with Jon Bon Jovi, now is your chance.
2,200 of his most passionate fans the vacation of a lifetime in two idyllic settings, including a trip to the Caribbean and Spain. The trip–which Bon Jovi is billing as “Runaway to Paradise”–is an expansion of his popular Runaway destination vacations offered to fans.
The Caribbean trip will set sail April 12-16, 2019 from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas, on Norwegian Jade while the Mediterranean excursion follows August 26-30, 2019, from Barcelona to Palma, Majorca, on Norwegian Pearl.
“Get your shorts, get your flip flops, get some suntan lotion,” says your cruise director, Jon Bon Jovi, in a clip as he outlines the details.
The trip will feature Jon Bon Jovi joining guests on board the ship at each destination port. Guests will be treated to a full rock show on the pool deck starring Jon Bon Jovi and the 11-piece Kings of Suburbia band, a second acoustic storyteller set where cruisers can ask Jon all of their burning questions, multiple shows from support artists (to be announced), and panels with key figures from Bon Jovi’s storied history, “all the while sipping Jon and Jesse Bongiovi’s new wine, Hampton Water rosé and enjoying the stunning amenities of Norwegian Cruise Line Jewel class ships,” explains a release.
Fans will also get up close with historic memorabilia of the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer in the Jon Bon Jovi Gallery, shop for new looks in the Hart N Dagger pop up shop, and even enjoy a meal while giving back to those in need at The JBJ Soul Kitchen that will be brought to life on board. All guests will take home an autographed event lithograph, and fans who book in the first 400 staterooms on each cruise will get an opportunity to take a picture with Jon Bon Jovi.
“Ever since we started Runaway Tours, it’s given me such joy to entertain and tell stories of where my songs came from. What I’ve realized after all these years is that my fans have found that these are not only my stories, but their own,” he said of the trip.
Double occupancy staterooms on Runaway To Paradise begin at $1,895 (USD) per person for the Caribbean sailing, and $2,221 (USD) per person for the Mediterranean sailing, plus taxes and fees. Prices for the four-night music festivals at sea include access to all shows and activities, all meals and non-alcoholic beverages, customized Jon Bon Jovi Runaway to Paradise gift,commemorative event program, custom event lanyard and laminate. Low deposits and flexible payment plans are available.For the best selection of staterooms, fans are encouraged to register for the cruise pre-sale at runawaytoparadise.com
“Ever since we started Runaway Tours, it’s given me such joy to entertain and tell stories of where my songs came from. What I’ve realized after all these years is that my fans have found that these are not only my stories, but their own,” he says. ““Hundreds of people have gotten together every time we take off for a destination, and long lasting friendships are born. We want to continue that tradition in Runaway’s fully-immersive vacation trips. Get ready, we’ll see you out there!”