Independence Day and the Mighty Mississippi River… The PERFECT Combination for Celebrating July 4th! Creole Queen Paddlewheeler will host its annual sparkling soirée aboard the historic riverboat for this July 4th holiday. This special Independence Day dinner cruise offers the best seat in the house to view the breathtaking fireworks display on the mighty Mississippi River. The evening also offers a special dining menu, open call brand bar and D.J. entertainment. Cost for this festive evening of fun is $99 per adult, $69 for youth (ages 6-12), $20 for child (ages 3-5). Reservations are required by calling, 504.529.4567 or 1.800.445.4109 or online at creolequeen.com.
Boarding of the Creole Queen, located at Poydras St. Wharf/Spanish Plaza, takes place from 8 until 9pm, with the Fireworks Display kicking off at approximately 9pm. Upon completion of the fireworks show, guests will cruise the Mississippi River until 11pm. Please note that cruise may be altered in case of inclement weather conditions. For more information call, 504.529.4567 or 1.800.445.4109.
The special buffet menu (which opens at the start of the cruise) includes:
Celebration Salad, Baked Beans, BBQ Chicken, Hot Dogs, Beef Brisket, Mama’s Smashed Potatoes, Corn Nibblets, Watermelon Wedges, and Paddlewheeler Bread Pudding.