The Pittsburgh Steelers have partnered with local company, Leader League, to offer fans the chance to sail with some Pittsburgh favorites, including Craig Wolfley, when the Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Seas becomes a fully charted Steelers-themed cruise, setting sail March 10-15. Departing from Tampa, FL, the cruise will sail to Nassau, Bahamas and the private island of Coco Cay before returning to Tampa.
Over 30 current and alumni players from each decade of Steelers history are confirmed for the trip, with more to come. Tunch Ilkin will serve as cruise host with Steelers guests including Craig Wolfley, Hines Ward, Franco Harris, Mel Blount, Emmanuel Sanders, Ike Taylor, Andy Russell, Greg Lloyd, Aaron Smith, Willie Parker, Chris Hoke, Robin Cole, J.T. Thomas, Gary Dunn, Antwaan Randle El and more.
Other local favorites on-board (who will participate in live shows and interviews) will include Pittsburgh Dad, Scott Blasey and B.E. Taylor. Fans will also be treated to The Chief Movie Night with live interviews from Franco Harris, Gene Collier, Rob Zellers and Tom Atkins.
Main Steelers Events Include:
Steelers Sailgate Party, Super Bowl Rewinds, Nassau Port Day, Coco Cay Private Island Day (with a Steelers beach BBQ), “The Chief” Movie Night, Steelers Got Talent Show (Winners receive a free cruise for next year), and many more activities including Morning Walks around the Track with Tunch and a Bunch, Daily Autograph and Photo Sessions, Pittsburgh Dad Live Performance, Charity Auction of memorabilia items donated by participating players, Steelers trivia competitions, Tom Mosser Steelers Art performance and art auctions, Poker Tournaments, Celebrity Bingo and much, much more including kid-friendly entertainment.
And not only is it an amazing trip – but it is benefiting some great causes: a portion of the proceeds from the cruise will benefit the Mel Blount Youth Home and other charities including Make-a-Wish and the Light of Life Mission.
For pricing, full list of guests and all the details, visit www.steelerscruise.com or call 412.381.5553 to reserve your space on the 2014 Steelers Cruise. Packages are expected to sell out quickly.