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Holiday Cruises on the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen

Posted on: Oct 14 2015

It’s that time of year again when the leaves are changing, the air is crisper and holiday decorations hit retail stores. Fall and winter also mean holiday cruises on the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen! This year, our Papa Noel and New Year’s Eve favorites return along with a new Halloween-themed cruise, Witchcraft & Whimsy. Get the lowdown and purchase your tickets online ahead of time.

halloween cruise

Witchcraft & Whimsy – Get in the spooky spirit this year aboard the Creole Queen for a night of enchanting entertainment. Enjoy signature cocktails and a full Creole buffet and sway to the sounds of Rowena of the Glen. The cruise is on Friday, October 30, so you can start your Halloween celebration a night early for the full weekend experience!

holiday cruiseCajun Holiday Tea with Papa Noel – A favorite for children and families, this annual holiday cruise is offered on three days in December. Enjoy pictures with Papa Noel, a live alligator from the swamp, magic tricks, face painting, storytelling, sweet treats, tea and more for a fun-filled day of holiday cheer.

new year's cruise

New Year’s Eve Fireworks Cruise – Experience the New Orleans fireworks spectacular over the river from the best seat in the whole city, right on board the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen. Live music will be playing all night while guests dance and enjoy cocktails and a late-night buffet of New Orleans favorites, all while cruising down the Mighty Mississippi.