Being a New Orleans area travel blogger means I have been to my fair share of New Orleans attractions. Like many locals, my family has vivid memories of many NOLA area landmarks and popular tourist attractions. The Steamboat NATCHEZ is one of those attractions that you can visit frequently and always feel entertained. Why? Because they are constantly hold fun family events like their upcoming Family Fun Day.
I want to make sure all of my local readers (and prospective travelers) are aware of the upcoming event. I invite you and your family to the special annual family event along the beautiful Mississippi River.
WHO: This event is open to the public.
WHAT: A family cruise aboard the last authentic steamboat down the mighty Mississippi. The Steamboat NATCHEZ’s Family Fun Day features entertainment and games for the whole family, including a caricaturist, pirates, clowns, face painter, trivia games and more.
WHEN: Saturday, June 7
Boarding starts at 2 p.m.
Cruise from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
WHERE: Steamboat NATCHEZ (Toulouse Street & the Mississippi River)
WHY: To kick-off summer fun, 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.
HOW: Reservations required. The cost for the cruise is $15 for adults and $7.50 for children six to 12 years old. Food and beverages are optional purchases. Children five years old and under ride for free. To register for the Family Fun Day cruise or for more information, please call 504.569.1401 or visit www.neworleanssteamboat.com/FamilyDay/reserve2014.html. Early reservations encouraged as spots are limited.
For more information about the Steamboat NATCHEZ, visit www.steamboatnatchez.com or call 504.586.8777. Become a fan on Facebook and follow the Steamboat NATCHEZ on Twitter @steamernatchez.
Have you ever experienced a river city tour?