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Music of the 50s and 60s

Rates & Dates:

Trip Length: 9 Days/ 8 Nights

Prices from: $2,249 pp/do*

Single Price: $3,899 pp

Sale: Save Up to $800 Off Per Stateroom On Select Departures!!
Book by: 03/31/2017

2017 Dates: Feb 19, 22; July 16; Aug 6

Ships: American Queen

Notes: *PAY IN FULL AT TIME OF BOOKING FOR DISCOUNT. PORT FEES $169 PER PERSON
*Per Person/Double Occupancy. Special Single Rates apply where listed.

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The Grand Saloon will be Rockin’ and Rollin’ as you cruise the Mississippi River on the American Queen! Put on your dancin’ shoes and shake it all night long to the music of the 1950’s and 60’s! From the silky smooth tones of Frank Sinatra and Nat King Cole, to the groovin’ tunes of the Stones, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix and the Beatles, you’ll find the right music to move you on this summer cruise.

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Fares will include:

  • Complimentary shore excursions in every port
  • Complimentary overnight stay in a select luxury hotel before your voyage – includes breakfast, taxes, porterage and transfers to the American Queen
  • Complimentary wine and beer with dinner
  • Complimentary cappuccino, espresso, specialty coffees, bottled water and soft drinks throughout your voyage
  • The family recipes of acclaimed Southern chef Regina Charboneau
  • The only steamboat with multiple specialty dining options, all at no additional charge
  • Gracious service from a friendly all-American staff
  • Casual elegance abounds, no formal wear required
  • Daily lectures by the Riverlorian, our onboard historian
  • Professional showboat-style entertainment and dancing nightly
  • Our own dedicated fleet of Steamcoaches
  • The most all-inclusive American river voyage
  • The only authentic steam-powered overnight paddlewheel riverboat in America
  • The greatest vacation value in America

2017 6-day departure:

February 22nd (Music of the 50’s and 60’s)
Fares start at $1199 pp/do ($1699 single)

 

DAILY ITINERARY

Day 1: Overnight Deluxe Hotel in New Orleans, LA

Day 2: Embark in New Orleans, LA

Board the American Queen in the afternoon, but you’ll stilll have an opportunity to enjoy the city or explore your new settings before the boat departs at 8pm.

Day 3: River Cruising

Day 4: St. Francisville, LA

Day 5: Nottoway, LA

Explore the largest remaining antebellum deep south mansion in this included tour of Nottoway Plantation. This mansion is three floors, 64-bedrooms, and has 22 white square columns, contributing to its nickname, ‘The White Castle of Louisiana”.

 

Day 6: Disembark in New Orleans, LA

You’ll bid the steamboat adieu, but perhaps you’ll want to stay in the Big Easy? Talk to our agents about extending your cruise with a New Orleans package, or maybe with a Pullman Rail train trip to Chicago.

2017 Minneapolis to Minneapolis Departures:

July 30th (Life on the Mississippi)
Fares start at $1799 pp/do ($2699 single)

Aug 6th (Music of the 50’s and 60’s)
Fares start at $1799 pp/do ($2699 single)

DAILY ITINERARY

Day 1: Deluxe Hotel Stay in Minneapolis, MN

Day 2: Embark in Red Wing, MN

Day 3: River Cruising

Day 4: Dubuque, IA

Day 5: Prairie du Chien, WI

Day 6: La Crosse, WI

Day 7: Winona, MN

Day 8: Red Wing, MN

Day 9: Disembark in Red Wing, MN

2017 Louisville to St. Louis Departures:

July 16th (Music of the 50’s and 60’s)
Fares start at $1899 pp/do ($2849 single)

DAILY ITINERARY

Day 1: Deluxe Hotel Stay in Louisville, KY

Day 2: Embark in Louisville, KY

Day 3: Brandenburg, KY

Day 4: Owensboro, KY

Day 5: Henderson, KY

Day 6: Paducah, KY

Day 7: Cape Girardeau, MO

Day 8: River Cruising

Day 9: Disembark in Alton, IL

2017 5-day departure:

February 19th (Music of the 50’s and 60’s)
Fares start at $899 pp/do ($1299 single)

 

DAILY ITINERARY

Day 1: Overnight Deluxe Hotel in New Orleans, LA

Day 2: Embark in New Orleans, LA

Board the American Queen in the afternoon, but you’ll stilll have an opportunity to enjoy the city or explore your new settings before the boat departs at 8pm.

Day 3: Nottoway, LA

Explore the largest remaining antebellum deep south mansion in this included tour of Nottoway Plantation. This mansion is three floors, 64-bedrooms, and has 22 white square columns, contributing to its nickname, ‘The White Castle of Louisiana”.

Day 4: Oak Alley, LA

The always popular and often-photographed Oak Alley in Saint James Parish will leave you in wonder of the 300 year-old oak trees that line the path to the gorgeous white house. Learn about the history and culture of the region, while dreamily walking in the trees. Sip a Mint Julep during your guided tour of the Big House, and suddenly you’ll be living in a different time.

Day 5: Disembark in New Orleans, LA

You’ll bid the steamboat adieu, but perhaps you’ll want to stay in the Big Easy? Talk to our agents about extending your cruise with a New Orleans package, or maybe with a Pullman Rail train trip to Chicago.

 

Photo Credit: American Queen Steamboat Company