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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
Frozen on the River
Christmas Eve
New Year’s Eve

Valentine’s Day – 2015
Enjoy an unforgettable evening of dancing, dining, and romance with your favorite Valentine aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ. Boarding begins at 6:00pm, cruising from 7:00 until 9:00pm. The cost is $77 per adult and includes a delicious dinner buffet, music by the Dukes of Dixieland, and complimentary glass of sparkling wine. Reservations are recommended and all major credit cards are accepted. Click here to make reservations.

Easter Sunday – 2015
Bring your children to meet the Easter Bunny aboard the Steamboat Natchez Brunch Cruises at 11:30am & 2:30pm. Cruise includes delicious buffet, reserved seating and jazz band. Check back for details and reservations.

Mother’s Day Brunch – 2015
Let us help you pamper Mom on our special Mother’s Day cruises at 11:30am & 2:30pm. Cruise features Delicious Buffet, Jazz Band, Reserved Seating and Free Flowing Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s. Check back for details and reservations.

Family Fun Day – 2015
As the summer begins, the Natchez invites families, extended families and friends to come aboard the last authentic steamboat on the Mississippi for an early afternoon cruise featuring fun, entertainment and games for the whole family. Check back for details and reservations.

Fourth of July – 2015
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 reservations.

Steamboat Stomp Jazz Cruise – 2015
Check back for details and reservations for our next annual Steamboat Stomp Jazz Cruise.

Frozen on the River Cruises – December 13 & 21, 2014
Join us for our first ever “Frozen on the River” Cruise. Start your holidays off right with Princesses Elsa and Anna from Disney’s FROZEN. Kristoff will be there, too! The live FROZEN characters will perform and sing songs from their movie and have story time with guests. There will also be time for photos. Children are encouraged to wear their princess/prince costumes. Cruises at 11:30 & 2:30, with two show times to choose from. The cost is $25.50 adults, $12.25 children under 2-12. SOLD OUT.

Christmas Eve Celebration – 2014
Join us for our Christmas Eve Celebration on the Mississippi River aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ. The cruise will feature our delicious holiday buffet, reserved seating and live Jazz music by the Steamboat Stompers Trio. Boarding begins at 7:00pm, Cruising 7:30pm – 9:30pm. The cost for cruise and dinner is $75 adults, $40.25 children 6-12, $22.25 children under 6. SOLD OUT

(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 – 2014
Ring in the New Year and view the spectacular New Orleans skyline at night aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ. The cruise will feature our delicious holiday menu, premium open bar, party favors, reserved seating and live music by Nadja Cole dance band. Boarding begins at 9:30pm, Cruising 10:30pm – 12:30am. The cost is $175 per person. SOLD OUT

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