The largest entertainment venue on Dawn Princess is the 550-seat
Princess Theater. This is the main venue for the ship's
production shows and for visiting entertainers. The theater is also
used for other activities such as lectures during the day.
As a result of the 2009 refit, Dawn Princess now has Movies
Under the Stars. Movies are shown in the evenings on the giant
LED screen to guests relaxing poolside. Popcorn and on cooler
evenings, blankets, are distributed to the guests by the stewards.
Almost as large as the Princess Theater, the Vista Lounge,
has cabaret-style seating. It is used for comedy acts, movies
and other activities. It also has its own bar.
In keeping with Ocean Princess' restrained
and elegant atmosphere, the Casino is
decorated in an elegant, sophisticated
European style. It has gaming tables as
well as slot machines. The adjacent
Casino Bar (below) also has the character
of a gentleman's club.
The Horizon Court (above) located high in the forward part of the ship is a multi-purpose area. It provides seating for the
ship's buffet and a portion of it is used for the ship's steakhouse specialty restaurant in the evening. It also has a bar and a large
Jammers (below) is Dawn Princess' nightclub.
The Pool Bar serves the outdoor pool area and the
The Atrium Lounge is a sophisticated
martini-bar style of venue that has live
music and a small dance floor.
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Magnum's Bar (above) is a quiet champagne bar.
The Patisserie (below) offers pastries and specialty coffee in addition to wine and spirits.
The Wheelhouse Bar is a favorite on Princess
ships, saluting Princess' P&O heritage. It is done
in a club-like style with marine paintings and
artifacts to highlight the room. It also has a large
dance floor and a stage of live music.
Outside of the Wheelhouse Bar are displays of
vintage clothing (below).
There are three outdoor bars on Dawn Princess: The Riviera
Bar (above) and the Oasis Bar (right) serving the two pool
areas and Windjammers (below), high on Sun Deck.