Announcing the inaugural Big Easy Cruise set for November 4-11, 2023!
Kicking off in Ft. Lauderdale and winding its way west to make a hometown stop in NOLA at Tipitina’s before heading to Cozumel, Mexico, this is like the New Orleans-only version of the annual Jam Cruise celebration that funk fans have already come to know and love.
The lineup will feature some of the heavy hitters from the bayou including Little Feat, Tab Benoit, Samantha Fish, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Leo Nocentelli from The Meters, Anders Osborne, Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlemen, Tuba Skinny, John Boutté, Cha Wa, Rockin’ Dopsie Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters, Honey Island Swamp Band, John “Papa” Gros, and a very special exclusive performance by Galactic featuring Anjelika Jelly Joseph at Tipitina’s while the Big Easy Cruise docks in New Orleans.
Soak up the music, the food, and the good vibes on this New Orleans music festival at sea. Plus, get to know the artists like never before at celebrity interactive events including panel discussions, cooking demonstrations, wine tasting, and more!
Big Easy Cruise 2023
Sailing November 4-11, 2023
Aboard Holland America Line’s Nieuw Amsterdam
From Ft. Lauderdale to New Orleans and Cozumel, Mexico
Dirty Dozen Brass Band
Leo Nocentelli from The Meters
Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlemen
Rockin’ Dopsie Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters
Honey Island Swamp Band
John “Papa” Gros
Galactic featuring Anjelika Jelly Joseph
Ditch the heat and crowds of land-based music festivals and enjoy the music you love, all day and night, in an intimate setting – and best of all, with the comfort of your cabin just an elevator ride away! It’s the upside without the downside. Roll with what you want because it’s the Big Easy, after all!
Enjoy special low rates when you book with code TIPITINAS!
Correction: this post has been updated after stating that Tipitina’s was behind the cruise; the Big Easy Cruise is operated by StarVista LIVE. We regret the error.