Kelly Rowland and Weezer headlining Mardi Gras this weekend at Universal Studios Florida

Kelly Rowland and Weezer headlining Mardi Gras this weekend at Universal Studios Florida


Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras celebration continues this weekend with live performances by multi-platinum, GRAMMY-winning superstar Kelly Rowland and alternative rock band Weezer. The weekend kicks off Friday, March 28, with Kelly Rowland, who will perform her hit songs including, “Dilemma,” “Talk A Good Game” and “Like This.” The next night (Saturday), Weezer will perform some of their chart-topping hits including, “Undone (The Sweater Song),” “Island in the Sun” and “Beverly Hills.”

Guests can catch beads by the handful during the festive Mardi Gras parade, which features 12 floats, including three new additions celebrating Jules Verne’s novel, “Around the World in 80 Days.” Guests can also visit Universal Studios Florida’s very own French Quarter Courtyard to enjoy authentic Cajun cuisine and live performances from bands throughout the evening.

Here is the remaining artists scheduled to perform at Mardi Gras:

March 28 – Kelly Rowland
March 29 – Weezer
April 5 – Skillet
April 12 – Lynyrd Skynyrd
April 19 – Kool & the Gang
May 3 – Nelly
May 10 – The Wanted
May 17 – The Roots
May 24 – Cher Lloyd
May 31 – Huey Lewis and the News
June 7 – Robin Thicke

Remember, Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras celebration is included with admission to Universal Studios Florida. For more information, visit

Be sure to check out our full Mardi Gras parade video here to prepare yourself for an evening of fun!

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Clint Gamache started Thrillgeek back in 2013 to share his love of theme parks, pop culture and other geeky stuff with the world. He can be found on Twitter @iamcgeed

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