Riverboat City of New Orleans
To enjoy the beautiful scenery and history in New Orleans, embark upon one of the Riverboat City of New Orleans cruises. These cruises are a great way to have an unforgettable experience in the area while also celebrating Mardi Gras and the jazz culture that makes New Orleans totally unique.
There are plenty of cruise options on the Riverboat City. Guests can take a Mardi Gras Sightseeing Cruise and get the Mardi Gras World Admission included or take a fun Mardi Gras Jazz Brunch Cruise. Whichever they decide, they are sure to have a blast.
Mardi Gras Jazz Sightseeing Cruise
Take an unforgettable cruise down the Mississippi River where guests will be able to listen to amazing jazz music while experiencing the best scenery in New Orleans. This two-hour sightseeing cruise is fully narrated by the Captain who will provide insight into the culture of the city while taking guests to see beautiful waterside landmarks. This option does not include a meal.
Mardi Gras Sightseeing Cruise
Enjoy the narrated sightseeing cruise aboard the Riverboat City where you'll get to listen to jazz music, receive a complimentary set of Mardi Gras beads, and see the gorgeous Mississippi River. With the Mardi Gras Jazz Sightseeing Cruise with Mardi Gras World Admission, guests will also be able to see artists at work as they put together the floats for the famous New Orleans Mardi Gras parade down St. Charles Street.
Mardi Gras Jazz Brunch Cruise
For a tasty and fun adventure, embark upon the Mardi Gras Jazz Brunch Cruise. This narrated sightseeing cruise lasts approximately two hours and takes place on the sparkling Mississippi River. Regardless of the day, Mardi Gras celebrations are in full swing on this immaculate riverboat. Guests will board and be given a complimentary set of Mardi Gras beads before being shown to their table. The cruise includes a delicious brunch buffet with tons of Louisiana-style dishes. Guests can listen to classic New Orleans Jazz, see the sights from the spacious deck area, and make new memories in NOLA!
Mardi Gras Brunch Jazz Brunch Cruise with Mardi Gras World Admission
Those who book this ticket option not only get everything mentioned with the Mardi Gras Jazz Brunch Cruise, but they will also be able to get an up-close and personal interaction with artists working on floats for the famous New Orleans Mardi Gras parade.
Jazz Dinner Cruise
Enjoy great entertainment and a mouthwatering meal on the Riverboat City Jazz Dinner Cruise. Guests will be treated to an interesting narrated cruise down the Mississippi River where they'll be able to see famous landmarks like the French Quarter and New Orleans skyline at night. Experience the beat of Dixieland jazz while enjoying delicious New Orleans-style food on this unforgettable adventure.
Regardless of which cruise you choose, you are certain to have a great time. Not only is the Riverboat City amazing, but guests can enjoy fantastic cruises and many other activities to make new memories on their New Orleans, LA vacation.
- What is included in the admission price for the cruise?
The cruise is included in all prices. A meal is included if you choose one of those cruise options.
- Approximately how long could a customer plan to spend on the cruise?
The cruises last approximately two hours.
- What should I wear?
All of the cruises are casual attire. "Dressy Casual" is recommended for the Dinner Jazz Cruise based on the decor and service.
- What if it rains?
Cruises are cancelled only when the Coast Guard determines there will be severe weather along the river. Seating is available indoors as well as covered areas on the deck.
- Is photography & video recording allowed?
Of course. Don't forget your cameras!
- For what ages is Riverboat City of New Orleans appropriate?
It's appropriate for all ages.
- Is parking available? Is it free?
There are parking lots on Decatur Street that offer hourly rates on parking.