“Heroes Sail Free:” New Program Offers FREE Cruises From Florida to the Bahamas to Military, First Responders, and Educators

Margaritaville at Sea has launched its “Heroes Sail Free” program offering FREE cruises from Florida to the Bahamas for current and former U.S. military members, fire, police, and EMS personnel, and educators.

Eligible travelers can book a cruise through the “Heroes Sail Free” program, coordinated in partnership with e-commerce site GovX, on sailings from Sept. 9 through Dec. 29, 2023.

“To show our sincere gratitude for their ongoing service, we wanted to offer these frontline heroes a chance to kick off their boots and work shoes and flip flop into a relaxing getaway,” Kevin Sheehan, Jr., president and CEO of Margaritaville at Sea, said in a news release. “We hope a little downtime to recover from the demands of their day-to-day responsibilities is just what they need.”

The cruise ship sails from the Port of Palm Beach in Florida to Grand Bahama Island, guests will enjoy a 3-day, 2-night cruise onboard the Margaritaville at Sea Paradise.

Program Details

  • Must be a verified member through the GovX ID platform

  •  Free Ocean View Upgrades through October 4, 2022

  • Up to 2 Qualified Members per stateroom

Eligible participants can visit the cruise line’s website (by clicking here) to book a trip.