Creole Queen Riverboat Cruise

New Orleans Paddlewheels, Inc. operates New Orleans’ most luxurious excursion riverboat, the 1,000 passenger Paddlewheeler Creole Queen, on the Mississippi River in New Orleans. Creole Queen is an authentic paddlewheeler powered by a 24 ft diameter paddlewheel. She has three private dining rooms giving her the largest indoor capacity available on excursion vessels in New Orleans. Enjoy a Dinner Jazz Cruise, a Historical Cruise or even one of our Special Event Cruises on the best riverboat in New Orleans. Private rooms & full boat charters are available. 


Christmas Eve Caroling Down The River

Starting from $77.00

The Christmas Eve Cruise on the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen is the perfect New Orleans way to spend the night before...

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Halloween Dinner Cruise

Starting from $77.00

Step back into the glamour and romance of the riverboat era with a cruise aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen!...

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Papa Noel Cruise

Starting from $59.00

Treat your little ones to a special holiday experience aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen for the Cajun Holiday Tea...

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Valentine's Day Cruise

Starting from $119.00

Celebrate Valentine's Day aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen with an upscale buffet, an open call bar, live DJ...

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Dinner Jazz Cruise

Starting from $79.00

Step back into the glamour and romance of the riverboat era with a cruise aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen!...

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Historic Cruise

Starting from $34.00

You will gently glide past the historic French Quarter and experience the Port of New Orleans from the river as our...

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Hoppin Down the River

Starting from $59.00

In New Orleans, we take Easter to the next level like most holidays! Bring the family to the Paddlewheeler Creole...

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Mother's Day Brunch

Starting from $59.00

The Paddlewheeler Creole Queen will host a unique experience for mothers and their family featuring live Jazz and a...

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New Year's Eve Fireworks Cruise

Starting from $159.00

Celebrate New Years Eve in New Orleans aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen! Ring in the New Year with a front row...

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Thanksgiving Day Celebration

Starting from $69.00

Let the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen do the cooking this Thanksgiving Day with a traditional Thanksgiving feast complete...

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