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Celebrate Mardi Gras like you mean it: Our favorite ways to party before the parade & headlining concert

Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras celebration is definitely the most kicking “Nawlins” party outside of Bourbon Street. No doubt you’ve heard all about the big parade (with some gorgeous new floats this year!), and Universal usually manages to book some big-name talent each year for their headlining concerts. But if you think that’s all there is […]

Universal Studios Florida trip report – February 2014 (Mardi Gras parade, Daughtry in concert, construction updates)

The holidays are long over and the Celebration of Harry Potter is a fond memory. What’s next at Universal Studios? Mardi Gras! I visited Universal Studios Florida (USF) this past Saturday, which was the first day of the highly popular Mardi Gras celebration. Although the weather was substandard for Florida – cold rain with the […]

Universal Studios Florida trip report – February 2013 (construction updates & lots of Mardi Gras coverage)

Saturday marked the opening of the Mardi Gras festivities at Universal Studios Florida. The celebratory feel started right away as I approached the entrance of the park and saw 2013 Mardi Gras medallion. [wptouch target=”non-mobile”]Remember, you can click any image to view it full-screen. And don’t miss the complete photo gallery with over 40 images […]

Inside Mardi Gras 2013 at Universal Orlando: Media event recap & photo gallery

If you’ve ever been to Universal Studios Florida theme park you’ve seen it, walked by it, wondered what it was, etc. I’m talking about the very cool, Hollywood studio-looking gate inside the park marked Esoteric Pictures. Last Saturday, Orlando Informer, along with a group of Orlando media, journalists and bloggers, was invited to Universal Studios […]