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General Jackson Showboat Lunch or Dinner Cruise in Nashville

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Take a Musical Lunch/Dinner Riverboat Cruise in Nashville!
Cruise down the scenic Cumberland River on the General Jackson Showboat, on one of the largest paddlewheel riverboats in the country. Enjoy lunch or dinner and a musical performance in the riverboat’s beautiful Victorian dinner theatre.

Lunch Cruise
A mid-day cruise. This thrilling show includes a delicious lunch and a cruise down the Cumberland River on the beautiful General Jackson Showboat.

Dinner Cruise
What a thrill to cruise the Cumberland River on the beautiful General Jackson Showboat. Your night will include a Las Vegas style show with a dynamic cast of entertainers, elaborate costumes, dancers and a live orchestra. The evening includes a delicious dinner, the show and a three-hour cruise.
Highlights
  • Ride one of the largest paddle-wheel boats in the US for this river cruise
  • Take in Nashville's Cumberland River scenery from an indoor or outdoor deck
  • Watch a show with live comedy and music in the boat’s Victorian theater
  • Choose from a 3-course Southern-style lunch or dinner
What to Expect
Your Nashville cruise starts with hotel pickup. From there, your driver takes you to meet your crew for the day or evening. Once you get to the Cumberland River and board the General Jackson Showboat, enjoy views of the river from either the indoor or outdoor deck. There's plenty of space on this ship to wander around before your meal is served.   This historically recreated paddle boat also features a Victorian theater where you can head to eat your Southern, 3-course meal (see Itinerary section for a sample menu). While you eat, enjoy a live show with musical and comedy acts. Your Cumberland River cruise ends with a hotel drop-off at your Nashville hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Please be ready in the Hotel Lobby for pick up by 10:30am for the Lunch Cruise at 12pm. 

Please be ready in the Hotel Lobby for pick up by 5:30pm for the Dinner cruise at 7:00pm.
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • General Jackson Showboat Admission Ticket in Nashville
  • Live Entertainment On Board
  • Lunch or Dinner Cruise Options Available
  • Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off
  • Local Taxes
  • Boat Cruise along the Cumberland River in Nashville
  • Entry/Admission - General Jackson Showboat
Exclusions
  • Additional food and beverages
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian and gluten-free meals are available upon advance notice
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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All reviews cumberland river singers and dancers the upper deck buffet lunch captains table enjoyable trip round table the staff was friendly and helpful were seated at a table prime rib picked up from our hotel fiddle player gray line downtown nashville an awesome experience country music great music
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the evening cruise with dinner and a show. The dinner is a buffet. We did have a waiter that was great until the end of the meal. It was at this time he kept strongly hinting on us leaving a tip. There was...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank vgarn
GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at Gray Line Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thanks for your review. We love that you had a nice time on the tour. Gratuity is included in the ticket price, but General Jackson Showboat policy does allow servers to receive additional tips for great service. We’ve let General Jackson management know...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice time. Did the captains table. Food was very average buffet but enjoyed the show, picture with the captain at the helm and the over all boat.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Tammy N
GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at Gray Line Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tammy! We’re so glad that you liked sitting at the Captain’s table on the General Jackson Showboat cruise. We’d love it if you would come and visit with us again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bought tickets for the show as a present to mom69 and stepdad70. Thought it would be a nice thing to see when in Nashville. And it was. Maybe all of us would have preferred older country songs and not so modern versions. But as earlier...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at Gray Line Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We’re so glad you had a nice time on the General Jackson Showboat cruise! Thank you for your review and please let your friends and family know about us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very professional set up on entrance. Warmly greeted and provided great directions. The boat is immaculate. Top deck entertainment was good. Bar service available and it was not free by any means but no price gouging. Went to a 3 course meal that was very...More

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GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at Gray Line Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Bruce! We’re glad that you had a nice time on the General Jackson Showboat tour. Between the food, drinks and entertainment we hope to provide the best sightseeing experiences. Please come back and visit with us again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I recently took your evening dinner and show cruise, My second time, first time was wonderful, Wanted my sister to get the experience I had, But while the meal was wonderful, We could not see the stage. Being on the upper level...More

Thank Dunnhooked
GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at Gray Line Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there! We’re glad that you and your sister enjoyed the show. If you ever have difficulty seeing, and if there are open seats available, the staff at General Jackson would be happy to move you to a better viewing area. We’d love to have...More

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Sherry B
October 7, 2019|
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Response from Sherry P | Reviewed this property |
I believe we had chicken or roast beef. It was good!!
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September 29, 2019|
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Salad, there isn't a choice except for dietary needs, and the main is a buffet
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