Experience the city like never before on a relaxing, moonlit cruise down the mighty Mississippi. Let the sounds of jazz fill the air as you enjoy a delicious Creole dinner and sip on a cocktail on the promenade deck while soaking in incredible views.
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See New Orleans' beautiful skyline views and the famous French Quarter from the river
Cruise the Mighty Mississippi aboard an old-fashioned sternwheeler paddleboat
Drink a New Orleans-style cocktail or two on the deck
Dance the night away to the lively jazz notes
Taste a traditional Creole-style dinner
Step back into the glamour and romance of the riverboat era with a cruise on the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen boat. Tuck into a delicious dinner or simply sit back and relax with a cocktail in your hand, marveling at the views and enjoying the live jazz music.
On this river cruise, experience the vibrant and lively jazz notes of the amazing Sullivan Dabney Jr. and the Muzik Jazz Band while enjoying a Creole-style dinner (if the option is selected). There will be some time to dance to the music after dinner in the gorgeous dining hall.
After dinner, enjoy a classic New Orleans cocktail on the promenade deck looking out over the Mississippi River as the city slips past. On the way back to dock where you began your tour, pass by Jackson Square and see the city lights under a starry sky.
SAMPLE DINNER MENU:
• Cajun Caesar Salad
• Chicken & Andouille Sausage Gumbo
• Louisiana Creole Jambalaya
• Cajun Baked Chicken
• Roast Beef Debris
• Garlic Mashed Potatoes
• Cajun Seafood Pasta
• Red Beans & Rice
• Corn Mac Choux
• Fresh Roasted Vegetables
• Paddlewheeler White Chocolate Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce (best in New Orleans!)
• French Bread Rolls & Cornbread
(Menu items are subject to change by season and availability)
2-hour boat cruise
Live Jazz band
Dinner (if option selected)
Children aged five years old and younger can join the tour for free
Boarding begins at 6:30 PM daily
Cruise times may be altered or canceled due to weather and safety concerns
Cruise may remain dockside in the event of unfavorable sailing conditions
No outside food or beverages are allowed onboard
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund