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Local and Vegetarian menu items

Local and Vegetarian menu items

March 7, 2014 news

The team of highly skilled culinarians in the "galley" (kitchen in boat terms) of the Steamboat Natchez have paid special attention to important trends in the industry.  They have added to our menus the distinction of local items and the dietary ne… Read More »

Mardi Gras Viewing Stands

Mardi Gras Viewing Stands

February 28, 2014 news

  PARADE VIEWING STANDS on Sale by Gray Line New Orleans This year the Sheraton New Orleans, 500 Canal St., will be offering admission to their Mardi Gras parade viewing stands. The stands are a great out-of-the-crowd view of major downtown parades… Read More »

Steamboat NATCHEZ returns to service

Steamboat NATCHEZ returns to service

February 10, 2014 news

(Sunday Brunch)  The Steamboat NATCHEZ will return to service from her Toulouse Street Dock in the heart of the French Quarter on February 15th.  After renovations and maintenance work in the last three weeks, she will be ready to entertain passen… Read More »

USS Somerset - Navy Warship Departs New Orleans

USS Somerset - Navy Warship Departs New Orleans

February 3, 2014 news

The USS Somerset – the last Navy warship built at the local Avondale Shipyard, departed this morning for its commission ceremony in Philadelphia, passing the Steamboat NATCHEZ dock.  It is the last of three ships made of commemorative items from t… Read More »

Capt.

Capt. "Doc" Hawley

December 24, 2013 news

New Orleans, LA (December 23, 2013) – The original Master of the Steamboat NATCHEZ, Captain Clarke C. (Doc) Hawley, was awarded the River Legend Award as part of the Seamen’s Church Institute’s (SCI) 2013 River Bell Awards. The award presented … Read More »

Magnolia Suite Accolades

Magnolia Suite Accolades

December 17, 2013 news

" Melissa,  Thanks to you and Dane, and the entire Natchez crew, for a wonderful event on Saturday.  Dane went the extra mile by going out for the Abita and I am appreciative of his efforts. He really came through for us."  "Everyone commented ab… Read More »

Holiday Brunch a roaring success!

Holiday Brunch a roaring success!

December 17, 2013 news

We wanted to take a minute to thank you and the staff on the Natchez for making our annual Christmas brunch a success.  We have been receiving notes from the members explaining how much they enjoyed themselves.  The staff was attentive and accommo… Read More »

Sailing with Santa!

Sailing with Santa!

December 6, 2013 news

Sailing with Santa was a huge success again this year.  Locals by the hundreds arrived carrying new unwrapped gifts for children who find themselves at Crescent House or at the St. Bernard Shelter. Both shelters care for victims of domestic abuse.… Read More »

Santa - Please make it snow!

Santa - Please make it snow!

November 18, 2013 news

  Christmas New Orleans Style is a wonderful celebration of everything New Orleans! Music is in abundance as is the finest food.  The Steamboat NATCHEZ gets in the spirit (snow or no snow) every year.  From decorating the interior and exterior of… Read More »

Dinner on the NATCHEZ

Dinner on the NATCHEZ

November 8, 2013 news

The members of the Food and Beverage staff put special care into the experience of our passengers.  From the beautiful dinner settings as shown in the photo, to the friendly service providers, to the delicious Creole dinner buffet, it will exceed y… Read More »



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