Old Evansville river boat is still in operation


EVANSVILLE,Ind. (WEHT)- Evansville’s old casino riverboat is still in commission with new life in New Orleans. Hospitality Enterprises in New Orleans bought the boat in 2017 but had been in operation since 1995.

The boat had extensive renovations and was renamed Riverboat Louis Armstrong. It is now a music and entertainment venue on the Mississippi river.

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(This story was originally published on January 7, 2020)

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