ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 27, 2018) – Mardi Gras continues this weekend at Universal Orlando Resort, featuring live performances by 311 on Saturday, March 3, and Phillip Phillips on Sunday, March 4.
Formed in Omaha, Nebraska, by Nick Hexum, S.A. Martinez, Tim Mahoney, Chad Sexton and P-Nut, 311 mixes rock, rap, reggae and funk to create a unique hybrid sound. The band recently released its 12th studio album, “MOSAIC,” which debuted at No. 6 on the Billboard Top 200 chart, marking 311’s 10th consecutive top 10 album. It features “Too Much to Think,” “Too Late” and “Perfect Mistake.”
Guests can enjoy live performances by 311, Phillip Phillips and other nationally recognized acts performing live on select nights during Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras, which runs daily through April 7. The celebration also includes a nightly constellation-themed parade with colorful Mardi Gras floats, dazzling performers and endless amounts of beads. In The French Quarter Courtyard at Universal Studios Florida, guests can also savor Cajun-style cuisine and enjoy performances by bands pulled straight from Bourbon Street.
The excitement of Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras celebration is included with admission to Universal Studios Florida or with an Annual Pass. Through April 24, Florida Residents can get three months free on Power, Preferred and Premier Annual Passes with a UPC code from select Coca-Cola products. Click here for event information and details about special ticket offers.
2018 MARDI GRAS HEADLINERS LINE-UP
Mardi Gras Event Dates
(Performing in the Music Plaza)March 3311March 4Phillip PhillipsMarch 10Jason DeruloMarch 11Fitz and the TantrumsMarch 17ForeignerMarch 18Fifth HarmonyMarch 24Jessie JMarch 25BUSH