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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Jazz Cruise with Optional Dinner

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    What to Expect
    Once you receive your ticket online please bring your photo ID and e-voucher down to the Ticketbooth located on the Riverwalk Dock (2 Poydras St. New Orleans). When the voucher is successfully redeemed from the reservation agent, you will be directed to board. During the cruise, Jazz will play throughout the night while the sun sets and stars begin to illuminate behind southern clouds. Indulge in a delicious Creole Dinner Buffet in a richly appointed dining room designed with plush Victorian style draperies and soft period lighting. Menu items may include: red beans and rice, jambalaya, Cajun Seafood Pasta, Cajun Braised Beef Brisket, Chicken & Sausage Gumbo, our signature White Chocolate Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce, and more! 

    Boarding time for this cruise is 6:30 p.m and and lasts until the boat cruises promptly at 7:00 pm.  Cruising duration is 2 hours ending at 9:00 p.m. Cruises are free for children five and younger. 

    Make sure to grab a drink at our bar made of Louisiana cypress and adorned with brass railings for a warm and inviting setting. Then take the stairs to our promenade deck for a night to remember. Let the sweet breeze from the Mighty Mississippi intoxicate your senses while you dance the night away among the stars. 
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
    Departure Time
    7:00 PM
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Creole Buffet (If Option Chosen)
    • Jazz Entertainment
    • Taxes
    • 2-Hour Mississippi River Cruise
    • Gratuities
    • Alcoholic Beverages - (Alcoholic for Purchase)
    • Coffee and/or Tea - (Available for Purchase)
    • Soda/Pop - (Available for Purchase)
    • Transportation
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • A maximum of 9 people per booking
    • Print out your receipt/confirmation email and bring to ticket booth for redemption
    • Call for discounted group rates.
    • No outside food or beverages are allowed on board.
    • Bags are checked before boarding the vessel to ensure safety during the cruise.
    • All reservations must be prepaid by credit card, are nontransferable, and are subject to availability.
    • Any cancellation requires 24 hours notice for full refund.
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If altered or canceled due to poor weather, cruise may remain dockside in the event of unfavorable sailing conditions.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 150 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    Didn't want to do the meal so chose the Drink Only portion with Cash Bar. The Jazz Band was good - playing on the top level which is undercover. Before we took off there was a down pour. The cover kept us dry but the wind posed a problem for the Band and we helped them head
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    This was a fun experience. We had a few drinks and listened to good jazz music. We didn't get the meal.
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    Did an evening jazz cruise and the start was not the best. Having approached the boat we were told we couldn’t board as not 6pm. A rather abrupt person came and dragged a barrier across the gang plank. We stood with some others who had been told by booth to go board and then
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    I paid for a cruise and a meal, it was $100 something total. When my husband and I went to get our food from the buffet we were told our ticket didn't include a meal to go and speak with the bartender. After trying to sort through emails and records the bartender said we
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    Food was flavorful but very salty. Buffet style: brisket, cesaer salad, baked chicken, shrimp pasta with melted cheese, baked beans and rice, jambalaya, gumbo, dinner rolls, and banana bread pudding. Jazz band was good and felt authentic. From on top, view was nice of the city.
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