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Carnival Kick Off Fireworks Cruise

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Lets Ring in the Tricentennial Carnival Season with a cruise aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen! The Mardi Gras season always starts with a Kings Day Celebration, where religious epiphanies end in a carnival of colorful beads, king cake, and magnificent floats. Theres no better way to kick off this traditional celebration than with Mardi Gras-themed fireworks on the Mighty Mississippi! Enjoy cruising on the river with front row seats to fireworks, a lavish Creole buffet, New Orleans cocktails, and Mardi Gras tunes that will have you counting down the days to Fat Tuesday.


  • Boarding: 7:00pm Riverwalk/Canal Street Dock
  • Cruising: 7:30pm to 10:00pm
  • Inclusions: River Cruise, Creole Buffet, Jazz Entertainment, Cash Bar

Dinner Cruise Buffet Menu:

  • Caesar Salad
  • Chicken & Sausage Gumbo
  • New Orleans Chicken & Sausage Jambalaya
  • Shrimp Pasta
  • Cajun Braised Beef Brisket
  • Vegetable Medley
  • Red Beans & Rice
  • Corn Mac Choux
  • Cajun Garlic Mashed Potatoes
  • Paddlewheeler Bread Pudding with Bourbon Whiskey Sauce
  • Bread and Butter & Cornbread
  • New Orleans Coffee
  • Iced Tea



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