Mardi Gras at Universal Studios Florida®
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      Mardi Gras at Universal Studios
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      Ain't No Stopping This Party

      The spirit of Mardi Gras isn’t bound to the Big Easy; the connection sparks as the parade rolls by, as the beads fill the air, when the music swells as the stage lights rise. And now you can be a part of it all at Universal Studios Mardi Gras Grand Celebration . Come join the party with a dazzling parade, beads by the handful, and the most amazing concert line-up ever.

      Mardi Gras is included with your Annual Pass or Universal Studios Admission

      Man Playing Sax
      The Music Never Stops
      20 Of Music's Biggest Names Live In Concert
      on the Universal Music Plaza stage

      From pop to country to hip hop to rock, the concerts during Mardi Gras offer an exciting mix of superstar singers and bands.

      Upcoming Concerts for 2014

      Kool & the Gang
      April 19
      May 3

      JesterFeed Your Need For Beads

      Catch beads by the handful as our dazzling parade winds its way through the park with incredible floats and colorful street performers. Little ones will love it, and our Little Jester's parade viewing area was designed just for them.

      French Quarter Woman
      Straight Outta The Big Easy
      Our French Quarter Courtyard sizzles with live music direct from New Orleans and authentic Cajun food* like Spicy Jambalaya, Grilled Andouille Sausage, Shrimp Gumbo and more.

      *Available for purchase.

      Citywalk After-PartyAfter-Party Girl
      When the show’s over in Universal Studios, the Mardi Gras After-Party is just cranking up at Universal CityWalk®. Party on with more New Orleans-themed music, food and fun until 2am where you can skip the cover at Pat O’Brien’s and all other CityWalk nightclubs*.

      *Must be 21+ for admission.