Universal Studios Mardi Gras parade
Well it’s almost time for Universal Studios Mardi Gras! Each year Universal Studios in Orlando holds it’s own cool version of Mardi Gras from New Orleans. With parades, it’s own French Quarter area, New Orleans food, music and shows; Universal Studios Mardi Gras is always a big hit. The Mardi Gras parade floats are very colorful and just like the ones in New Orleans.
The dates for Universal Studios Mardi Gras events are Saturday Nights: February 6 – April 17, 2010 PLUS Sunday, February 14 and Friday, April 9. The Mardi Gras parade times are : February 6 – March 20, April 17: 8:00 pm March 27 – April 10: 9:00 pm
The French Quarter area at Universal features plenty of Authentic Cajun & Creole Cuisine from New Orleans. Dance to blues musicians and bands straight from New Orleans. Performance Times: February 6 – March 20, April 17 – 5:00 pm, 6:15 pm, 7:15 pm March 27 – April 10 – 5:00 pm, 6:15 pm, 8:00 pm.
Universal Studios Mardi Gras also features concerts with big name performers like Heart, Blondie, Aretha Franklin, 3 Doors Down, Sheryl Crow and more. Concert times : February 6 – March 20, April 17 – 8:30 pm March 27 – April 10 – 9:30 pm.
All of the Mardi Gras events are included with your regular admission tickets or annual passholder tickets. It’s always a lot of fun with great music, food and parades. Get your Universal Studios Mardi Gras tickets here, or find out more about Universal Studios Mardi Gras events here.