Highlights of Universal Orlando Mardi Gras 2017

Universal Orlando is celebrating Mardi Gras in a big way! Do you love to dance and taste delicious Cajun cuisine? If you answered yes, you can’t miss Florida’s Biggest Party. Dance to music’s biggest stars and admire stunning floats while countless of strands of beads are tossed into the crowd. Universal’s Mardi Gras runs from February 4th to March 25, 2017. Here’s a few highlights of this year’s special event.


Parade Times


February 20–24, 26–27 and March 1–3, 6–10: 7:15 PM

February 4, 11, 18, 19, 25, 28 and March 4, 5, 11–25: 7:45 PM


New Floats

Manticore’s Majesty

The Rise of the Garuda

The Dance of the Dragon

Phoenix from the Flames

Garden Sprites

The Flight of the Pegasus


Live Concert Line-up


March 11: UB40

March 12: Toby Keith

March 18: Jason Derulo

March 19: Earth, Wind & Fire

March 25: The All-American Rejects


New Orleans Authentic Tunes


March 6–15: Naughty Professor Brass Band

March 16–25: Dirty Bourbon River Show




Going to Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras and need a place to stay nearby? The Point Orlando Resort is located less than a mile from Universal Orlando with scheduled shuttle transportation to the parks. Visit our Special Offers page for the latest deals. We guarantee the best rate when you book direct.


The Point Orlando Resort is operated by Paramount Hospitality Management LLC. For more information, please visit www.paramounthospitality.com





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