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STEAMBOAT NATCHEZ - A truly classic expression of the best of America's great steamboat tradition.

Special Event Cruises

To make reservations for any of our Special Events, call us at
(800) 233-2628 or send us an email:

Valentine's Day Easter Sunday Mother's Day Brunch Fourth of July Family Fun Day Steamboat Stomp Jazz Cruise Christmas Eve New Year's Eve

Valentine's Day – 2016

Enjoy a little romance with your favorite Valentine aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ Dinner Jazz cruise. White linen tablecloths, delicious buffet, optional bar beverages or wine specials, Dukes of Dixieland Band, and time for a stroll under the stars on the Mississippi River make beautiful lasting memories. Click here to make reservations.

Easter Sunday – 2016

Bring your children to meet the Easter Bunny aboard the Steamboat Natchez Brunch Cruises at 11:30am & 2:30pm. Check back for details and information.

Mother's Day Brunch – 2016

Let us help you pamper Mom on Mother's Day at 11:30am & 2:30pm. Check back for details and information.

Family Fun Day – TBD

Annually the Steamboat Natchez invites local families, extended families and friends to come aboard the last authentic steamboat on the Mississippi for a speical scheduled cruise. It features fun, entertainment and games for the whole family. Special rates and special family friendly entertainment make this a cruise not to be missed.  Optional special menu available and we encourage you to book meals early as we frequently sell out. We recommend leaving strollers at home as there are no elevators between the decks and little or no stroller parking areas on board. Check back for details and information.

Fourth of July – 2016

The Steamboat NATCHEZ invites passengers on a special holiday cruise featuring the best seats in town to watch the "symphony in the sky". Check back for details and information.

Steamboat Stomp Jazz Festival – 2016 TBD

Jazz is arguably America's proudest original art form. Music scholars and laypersons alike recognize New Orleans as its birthplace. Yet few people know the critical role that Mississippi River steamboats played in spreading jazz throughout the country and popularizing artists like Louis Armstrong and Fate Marable.

With its focus on traditional jazz and its unique venue, Steamboat Stomp offers a truly special experience whether you're an aficionado or newcomer to the world of jazz. Click here for more information.

Christmas Eve Celebration – 2016

Join us for our Christmas Eve Celebration on the Mississippi River aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ. The cruise will feature our delicious holiday dinner buffet and live Jazz music by the Steamboat Stompers Trio. Boarding will begin at 6:30pm, cruising from 7:30pm until 9:30pm. Reservations are required and holiday attire recommended. Check back for details and information.

(Viewing of the "Bonfires" can only be done by motorcoach as riverboats in New Orleans have discontinued that excursion. Please look at the Bonfire Adventure Tour at

New Year's Eve Extravaganza – 2016

Ring in the New Year and view the spectacular New Orleans skyline at night aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ. The cruise will feature a delicious holiday buffet, bar options and live Dance Band. Boarding will begin at 9:30pm, cruising from 10:00pm until midnight and the party continues dockside until 12:30am. Reservations are required and holiday attire recommended. Check back for details and information.

Please note: There are no cruises on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and Mardi Gras Day.


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