Universal Orlando has announced details for their 2019 Mardi Gras celebration, including the lineup for the concert series headlined by Pitbull and Macklemore.

Concert Lineup

  • Universal has announced 10 concerts for the 2019 Mardi Gras event, as well as three additional dates with talent yet to be announced.
  • The complete concert lineup is as follows:
    • February 9 – BUSH
    • February 16 – Gavin DeGraw
    • February 17 – Dan + Shay
    • February 23 – Macklemore
    • March 2 – To be announced
    • March 9 – Becky G
    • March 10 – Sean Paul
    • March 16 – Steve Miller Band
    • March 17 – Ziggy Marley
    • March 23 – NF
    • March 24 – Pitbull
    • March 30 – To be announced
    • March 31 – To be announced

Nighttime Parade

  • A new theme has also been announced for the nightly parade.
  • 12 floats, beads, colorful dancers and stilt performers will be dressed with a “Party Animals” theme.
  • The parades will feature animals from all over the world, with themes like arctic, jungle, ocean, swamp and more.

French Quarter Food Drinks and Entertainment

  • As always, specialty food and beverage options will bring the cajun flavors of New Orleans to Universal Studios Florida in the French Quarter Courtyard.
  • Options will include beignets, frog legs, crawfish, a specialty Mardi Gras cocktail and more.

  • The French Quarter Courtyard will also feature live entertainment, including authentic New Orleans bands providing the beats of the Big Easy.
  • The entertainment schedule is as follows:
    • February 9 – 17: Dirty Bourbon River Show
    • February 18 – 27: Naughty Professor Brass Band
    • February 28 – March 18: Free Agents Brass Band featuring Honey Bannister
    • March 19 – April 4: New Breed Brass Band

Universal Orlando Resort’s Mardi Gras will begin February 9 and run through April 4. For tickets, including a new special three-day offer, and more information, visit the official Universal Orlando website.

 
 

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