Mississippi River Dinner Jazz Cruise

Step back into the glamour and romance of the riverboat era with a cruise aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen! Experience the lively sounds of the amazing Sullivan Dabney, Jr. and the Muzik Jazz Band while enjoying a lavish Creole Buffet in our elegantly appointed dining rooms. After dinner, and maybe a little dancing, enjoy a classic New Orleans cocktail and sweet Mississippi River breezes on our promenade deck as the city skyline slips by under a canopy of stars. This dinner cruise is pure New Orleans.


  • Adult with dinner: $79
  • Adult no dinner: $48
  • Child (6-12) with dinner: $36
  • Child (6-12) no dinner: $24
  • Child (3-5) with dinner: $12
  • Child (3-5) no dinner: Free

Cruise Times:

  • 6:30p-7:00p Boarding
  • 7:00p-9:00p Sails

Basic Information:

  • Availability: Nightly (Please check with us for additional days available during the week)
  • Duration: 2.5 Hours
  • Inclusions: River Cruise, Creole Buffet, Jazz Entertainment, Cash Bar, Taxes

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Saturday Nights on the Creole Queen - Music Cruise:

When the weekend rolls around the Big Easy becomes a big party! Join us for one of the best tours in New Orleans, aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen. Enjoy all the fun of the nightly Dinner Jazz Cruise, with a new local artists featured every Saturday. Keep in touch on our Facebook page for weekly performance updates.



  • Caesar Salad
  • Chicken & Sausage Gumbo
  • Louisiana Creole Jambalaya
  • Cajun Baked Chicken
  • Cajun Braised Beef Brisket
  • Cajun Seafood Pasta
  • Red Beans & Rice
  • Corn Mac Choux
  • Green Beans
  • Paddlewheeler White Chocolate Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce
  • Bread and Butter & Cornbread
  • New Orleans Coffee
  • Iced Tea


  • Children ages 6-12 get a discounted rate
  • Children, no dinner, 3 and younger are free.
  • Reservations required.
  • Call for discounted group rates.
  • Cruise times may be altered or cancelled due to weather and safety concerns.
  • If you book less than 48 hours in advance, please call 504.529.4567 or 1.800.445.4109 for availability

Reservation & Cancellation Policies:

  • All reservations must be prepaid by credit card and are subject to availability
  • Any cancellation require 24 hours notice for full refund
  • Guests purchasing tour, cruises or tickets will not receive a paper ticket.
  • After finishing your transaction, print out your receipt/confirmation email as your ticket for the tour, cruise or limo reservation.

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