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Steamboat NATCHEZ Offers Best View in the House for 2014 French Quarter Festival
Enjoy a VIP hospitality experience aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ on Sunday, April 13
WHO: Steamboat NATCHEZ
WHAT: Enjoy the best view of the Abita Stage for French Quarter Festival on the Steamboat Natchez and receive VIP treatment while dockside.
WHEN: Sunday, April 13, 2014
2 PM - 7 PM
(Note: The Steamboat will remain dockside during this time)
WHERE: Aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ
Toulouse Street and the Mississippi River
WHY: A portion of the proceeds from the Steamboat NATCHEZ VIP Experience will benefit French Quarter Festivals, Inc. - a nonprofit organization with a mission to promote the Vieux Carré and the City of New Orleans through high quality special events and activities.
French Quarter Festival includes 275 hours of entertainment featuring more than 150 musical performances on 20 stages over four days. The Steamboat NATCHEZ provides the best view of the festival. Attendees will be able enjoy the musical entertainment dockside and can also eat and drink aboard.
HOW: Tickets are $50 each. Brunch and adult beverage packages are also available. For more information or to buy tickets, visit http://www.neworleanssteamboat.com/fQFVIP/packages.html.
The New Orleans Steamboat Company was founded by Wilbur and Bill Dow after the rebuilding of the Toulouse Street Wharf in the French Quarter in 1974. Less than one year later, the 1600 passenger Steamboat NATCHEZ was christened. New Orleans Steamboat Company is well recognized and regarded for its contribution to the New Orleans cultural landscape and tourism industry. Since 1975, the Steamboat NATCHEZ has sailed daily offering Mississippi River cruises featuring live jazz, wonderful New Orleans cuisine and the best view in town! Take a cruise and experience part of our American Heritage. The New Orleans Steamboat Company also owns Gray Line Tours. For more information, please call 504-586-8777 or visit www.neworleanssteamboatcompany.com.
French Quarter Festivals, Inc.:
French Quarter Festivals, Inc. (FQFI) annually produces three festivals: French Quarter Festival, Satchmo SummerFest, and Christmas New Orleans Style. FQFI is a 501©3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote the Vieux Carré and the City of New Orleans through high quality special events and activities that showcase the culture and heritage of this unique city, contribute to the economic well being of the community, and instill increased pride in the people of New Orleans. For more information, visit http://fqfi.org/.