Mardi Gras is in full swing this weekend at Universal Studios Florida, as the park celebrates Valentines Day in a big way, with pop princess Jessie J. Jessie J is the latest artist to grace the Mardi Gras stage this year, and the first double line up of the season.
Jessie J topped the charts with her collaboration smash “bang bang” and became the first female UK performer to have six top ten hits from a single studio album.
On Sunday, February 15th, Barenaked Ladies will perform.
Schedule of Events for the Weekend:
· 4:00 P.M. – French Quarter Courtyard Opens
· 7:15 P.M. – Mardi Gras Parade Starts
· 8:00 P.M. – Live Concert Begins
Here’s the rest of the line up:
The concerts are just the tip of the party. Mardi Gras also features a huge array of authentic food, bands from the bayou and of course the huge parade!
Video-Check out highlights from this year’s Mardi Gras at Universal Studios Florida!
The Mardi Gras parade features huge floats designed by Blane Kerr Studios in New Orleans, and this year features revamped versions of the classic traditional floats.
The parade also features a new musical stop, with a party Krewe that goes put into the crowd to get the party amped.
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For more information about Mardi Gras at Universal Studios Florida, including tickets, visit the official website by clicking here!