NEWSBRIEF: Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras Begins Saturday with Lifehouse Live in Concert
Alternative rock band Lifehouse kicks off Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras celebration this Saturday, Feb. 9. The authentic, family-friendly celebration runs select nights through April 20 and also includes a dazzling parade, tons of Mardi Gras beads and Universal’s very own French Quarter Courtyard – complete with authentic New Orleans bands, delicious Cajun cuisine and more.
This year’s parade also features new floats inspired by “Colorful Cultures Around the World.” For a first-look at the new floats, click here.
Schedule of Events on Feb. 9:
· 4 p.m.– French Quarter Courtyard Opens
· 7:45 p.m. – Mardi Gras Parade Starts
· 8:30 p.m. – Lifehouse Concert Begins
For more information on Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras, visit Universal Orlando Resort Media Site.
Darren will be attending the event as part of the Media, on behalf of the podcast. Listen to Episode 50 for a full review of Mardi Gras and the Media Event.