Day and Night Activities



We are introducing newly designed onboard activities and entertainment for smaller group sizes. A wide array of activities including shows, entertainment and the Kids Club will be available by reservation at no extra charge.

Enjoy fun new experiences around the clock on an MSC Cruises' ship, from enriching indoor and outdoor activities during the day to magical night-time entertainment. With cinemas, tournaments and competitions, outdoor activities that are fun for the whole family and magical night-time entertainment, you’ll have a hard time choosing between all the things you can see and experience. On board an MSC Cruise you can enjoy the glamour of a night in the casino or experience thrills of the MSC Formula Racer, immerse in the 4D Cinema and play at the bowling alley with your family and friends. We provide the magic, all you have to do is choose!

Click below to see all the cruise entertainment options and discover the Fun Pass Package to take advantage of our pre-boarding rates online. 


Type of service: Charges apply

4D Cinemas
Visit our on-board 4D Cinema for a chance to enter a world of adventure without having to leave the comfort of your seat. Enjoy a unique cinematic experience, full of surprising features and visual effects. 
Available on MSC Seaview, MSC Seaside, MSC Meraviglia, MSC Preziosa, MSC Divina, MSC Splendida, MSC Fantasia, MSC Magnifica. 

Family Game Show
The Family Game Show is a competition for the whole family with dance, music and selfie challenges dedicated to "Kelly & Kloe On Board", MSC Cruises’ original web series created for kids and families. 
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Our casinos are elegantly designed, featuring games for all types of players. You’ll be able to try your hand at Roulette or Blackjack, challenge yourself at one of our Poker tables, or choose among a variety of slot machines. 

Family Disco
Who’s going to be the best dancer of the night? The whole family is invited to join the Youth Staff for a special disco time!

Billiard Room & Library
For a bit of quiet time on board your ship, check out the Billiard Room & Library to play a civilised game or read in peace amid a haven of tranquillity and calm. With the clicking of the balls and low-key conversations as the only sounds you’ll hear, it’s the ideal place to unwind. 
Billiard Room & Library available on MSC Seaview. 
Billiard Room available on MSC Seaside and MSC Magnifica. 

Bowling & Mini Bowling
Strike! That’s what you want to hear every time the bowling ball barrels down the alley. See whether you have the knack and play against your family and friends to crown the bowling champion in your midst. 

Bowling available on MSC Grandiosa, MSC Bellissima, MSC Seaview, MSC Seaside and MSC Meraviglia. 
Mini Bowling available on MSC Magnifica, MSC Divina, MSC Splendida and MSC Preziosa. 

While away a few enjoyable hours of game play at the Arcade on board the ship. Pit your wits and skill against those of your friends in any number of typical arcade options, including video games, pinball and more. Great fun guaranteed. 

MSC Formula Racer

Our amazing on-board MSC Formula Racer delivers an adrenaline-pumping virtual-reality race, with you in the driver’s seat of an F1 racing car. Go head to head against other racers and thrill to the feel of engines gunning. Huge fun for the young and the young at heart, regardless of who wins the race.
Available on MSC Grandiosa, MSC Bellissima, MSC Seaview, MSC Seaside, MSC Meraviglia, MSC Divina, MSC Splendida, MSC Fantasia and MSC Preziosa  

Sport Tournaments

  • Tennis Tournament - if you've got a killer backhand then why not enter our onboard tennis tournament? It might not be Wimbledon but it'll serve up a great workout and possibly a taste of glory, too
  • Soccer Tournament - can you kick it? Yes you can! Sign up for the onboard soccer tournament and show off your skills. Your team needs you, so get involved.
    Volleyball Tournament - unleash your competitive side in our very own onboard volleyball tournament. Quick reactions and impressive reach could lead you and your team to glory!
  • Basketball Tournament - ready to shoot some hoops? Then enter our onboard basketball tournament. Get involved and prepare for glory!
  • Ping Pong Tournament - pick up a paddle and prepare for battle! The ping pong tournament is on and you're invited. Ready for the challenge? See you there!
  • Table Soccer Tournament - if you're a fan of football in the miniaturized form known as foosball why not enter today's tournament? Just remember the golden rule - no spinning!

Available on all MSC ships

Flight Simulator
Live the thrill of flying at high altitudes through our cutting edge Flight Simulator. You’ll experience the amazing feelings and views as if you were at the controls of a real plane! 
Available on all MSC ships

DAY AND NIGHT ON BOARD ACTIVITIES (included in cruise fare)
Type of service: Included

Theme Party
We organise various daytime and evening Theme Parties on board. You may wish to bring bright fun clothes for the Sunshine Party and something white for the White Party.

MSC Factor
Think you’ve got what it takes to be a star in our on-board talent competition, The MSC Factor? Then come and showcase what you can do in the most exciting talent show at sea. Whatever your specific talent may be, don’t be shy – come and show the world what it’s been missing. 


The world's best-loved food show awaits you on the MSC Cruises fleet! Experience the adrenaline-fuelled creativity of an extraordinary on-board cooking competition for adults and junior guests.

Sailaway Party
A start-of-the-cruise event celebrating the ship's departure, led by the Entertainment Team and Dancers in a spectacular Costume Parade.

Beer Festival
Fun-packed festive celebrations with a Bavarian flair - decorations, costumes, games, music and of course beer. There’s even a Master of Beer competition and a 6-metre-tall inflatable beer mug.

Book your Fun Pass package now and enjoy unlimited access to all your favourite attractions. This package can be used onboard for the whole duration of your cruise. 


Live Music

The heart and soul of a perfect evening

The heart and soul of a perfect evening

As the sun sinks low over the horizon and the day’s activities come to a close, your ship’s public venues come to life with almost every kind of music. We pride ourselves on offering the widest possible choice to suit all tastes and moods. Our onboard musicians will help create the soundtrack to your evening!

Music for every mood across our fleet includes, depending on the itinerary:

  • Dance orchestras skilled in many styles, from ballroom to seventies disco. 
  • Piano bar mood music with pianists, guitarists and singers performing international evergreens and modern pop favourites 
  • Piano and classical musicians performing classical greats, operetta gems and star tunes from the silver screen  
  • Swing bands performing atmospheric forties and fifties favourites 
  • Neapolitan folk music with guitars, mandolins and song 
  • Latin American bands 
  • Jazz bands for refined tastes  
  • Solo piano recitals   
  • Country & Western 
  • Virtuoso violin and piano concerts in the Theatre 
  • German Schlager music 
  • Music from around the world, with Arabic, Greek, Mexican and Turkish musicians, playing their national and international favourites 
  • MSC Winter Cruises immerse you in the distinctive music of the lands you visit - Argentina’s Tango, Brazil’s Axé, Samba and Forró, Cuba’s Calypso and Salsa
  • Late night music and dancing every night in the disco