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Mardi Gras at the Theme Parks

Mardi Gras Universal Orlando

Universal Orlando Resort

Included with your park admission beginning February 5th until April 24th, Universal Orlando is bringing back the beads, parade, New Orleans-inspired dishes, and concerts of Mardi Gras.

Concerts at Music Plaza Stage


Saturday the 5th at 8:30 pm- Sugar Ray

Saturday the 12th at 8:30 pm- Diana Ross

Saturday the 19th at 8:30 pm- Barenaked Ladies

Sunday the 20th at 8:30 pm- Styx

Saturday the 26th at 8:30 pm- Jon Pardi


Saturday the 5th at 8:30 pm- LL COOL J feat. DJ Z-Trip

Sunday the 6th at 8:30 pm- Marshmello

Saturday the 12th at 8:30 pm- Lee Brice

Sunday the 13th at 8:30 pm- Becky G

Friday the 18th at 8:30 pm- Khalid

Saturday the 19th at 8:30 pm- Seal

Sunday the 20th at 8:30 pm- Gavin DeGraw

Friday the 25th at 8:30pm- The Revivalists

Saturday the 26th at 8:30 pm- Jimmie Allen

Sunday the 27th at 8:30 pm- Jason Derulo

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Every weekend plus select dates starting January 8th until March 6th from noon to park closing, Mardi Gras style and New Orleans-inspired music and entertainment will fill the spacious walkways while you try to catch festival beads from strolling performances.

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Pop-Up Parade- The Bird Gardens will come to life with entertainers including stilt walkers and musicians.

Bead Garden-Stop by to catch classic Mardi Gras beads with your party.

Brass Band- Bourbon street beats and jazz classics.

Live Local Music- The music of New Orleans will be performed by local musical groups.

Specialty Dining

Sweet Beignets- Traditional powdered sugar, banana foster, and Woodford reserve chocolate drizzle.

Jackson Square- New impossible dirty rice and reimagined shrimp & grits.

Esplanade Street Bites- New smoked peppered brisket and smoked chicken po'boy.

Nola Creamery- New French Quarter chocolate amaretto cheesecake waffle cone and reimagined Mardi Gras waffle cone sundae and Bourbon Street cream and cookie.

SeaWorld Orlando

Beginning February 25th through March 6th, limited-time food, cocktails, entertainment, and live music will celebrate Mardi Gras as part of the Seven Seas Food Festival.

More information is to be announced soon!

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