Discovery Princess Officially Named at the Port of Los Angeles

May 03, 2022

TV stars and show hosts came together as godparents of Princess Cruises' newest ship, Discovery Princess at the Port of Los AngelesThe godparents included fashion designer Randy Fenoli, chef Alex Guarnaschelli, special effects designer and fabricator Adam Savage, and real estate broker and flipper extraordinaire Page Turner.

Standing together at the Retreat Pool on the open deck of Discovery Princess with the ship's Captain Gennaro Arma, they pronounced, "We name this ship Discovery Princess. May God bless her and all who sail on her." They then sent a huge bottle of Nebuchadnezzar-sized champagne aboard the celebratory strike, officially welcoming the Discovery Princess to the fleet of Princess Cruises, the world's leading international cruiser and West Coast leader.

The Discover Our World-themed ceremony blends maritime tradition with modern elements, celebrating the exclusive, seven-year Discovery at SEA program - bringing a spirit of curiosity and exploration to every cruise through branded experiences such as Shark Week at Sea, exclusive shore excursions and boat activities. such as Camp Discovery and Stargazing at SEA youth centres.

"Today is a celebration to remember as our newest ship, Discovery Princess, is officially named by this talented group of experts and personalities – Randy, Alex, Adam, and Page," said John Padgett, Princess Cruises president. "We can think of no more fitting godparents to mark this significant milestone."