Universal Orlando Resort, Fla. (January 2019) – If you have ever been to Universal Studios Orlando, you know that there is always something going on, and no, it isn’t always scary stuff like HHN. From one season to the next, the creators for Universal do an amazing job of placing you in the moment, even if that moment is a town a few hundred miles away!
Universal Mardi Gras
Every night from Feb.9 – April 4 the streets of Universal explodes with colorful costumes and countless beads. And you can’t have a Mardi Gras celebration without a parade. Floats line the parade route as pass holders, and performers toss out the much-coveted beads. Truly bringing guest to the Big Easy.
2019 Mardi Gras HEADLINERS
Superstar singer-songwriters Sabrina Carpenter and Bazzi are joining the incredible concert lineup, which includes names like Macklemore, Mr.World Wide (Pit Bull) and others, for this years Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras celebration – a family-friendly version of the renowned Big Easy bash that features authentic Cajun-style cuisine, an incredible nightly parade and – on select nights – live concerts from some of the biggest names in music. A full list of dates and performers can be found at the Universal website.
Big Brass Bands
And just in case the Parade, All-Star musical lineup and amazing street performers still didn’t get you in that Big Easy mood, our friends at Universal have also grabbed some big sounds from some Big Brass Bands.
Performing in the French Quarter Courtyard of course:
- Feb-9 – Feb. 17 Dirty Bourbon River Show
- Feb. 18 – Feb. 27 Naughty Professor Brass Band
- Feb. 28 – March 18 Free Agents Brass Band featuring Honey Bannister
- March 19 – April 4 New Breed Brass Band
All this is included with park admission!
Plus, as part of the Mardi Gras Celebration, guests will be able to sample new and returning authentic Cajun cuisine at the French Quarter Courtyard, as well as enjoy a party animal-themed parade that will run nightly throughout the streets of Universal Studios Florida.
Florida residents can experience this year’s Mardi Gras celebration and the spring season with an exclusive 2-Park, 3-Day Base ticket offer for $159.99 – that’s three days for less than $54 per day. This limited-time offer can be used at one park per day and is available for purchase with a valid promo code from Coca-Cola® or Coke® Zero Sugar.
*Florida residents must purchase by April 4 and can visit any three days now through June 30, 2019