Universal Orlando Resort announces concert line-up for 2016 Mardi Gras festival

in Events, Universal Orlando

Universal Orlando Resort announced Tuesday the complete list of artists set to perform for Mardi Gras 2016.

Beginning February 6 and continuing on select nights through April 16, a wide range of artists will be take the stage while guests enjoy authentic Cajun cuisine and enjoy a special parade to celebrate the occasion.

Four new floats will be added to the fleet for 2016 that “celebrate different cultures and festivals from around the world — Venetian Carnival, Oktoberfest, 4th of July and Rio de Janeiro Carnival”.


In addition to many, many beads being thrown around, the concert line-up will boast some top talent. Legendary singer Diana Ross and superstar act Fall Out Boy are just some of the big names appearing.


Here’s the complete lineup:

  • February 6: Hunter Hayes
  • February 13: Diana Ross
  • February 14: Barenaked Ladies
  • February 20: Nate Ruess
  • February 27: Fall Out Boy
  • March 5: Kool & the Gang
  • March 12: The Fray
  • March 13: Adam Lambert
  • March 19: Shawn Mendes
  • March 20: 3 Doors Down
  • March 26: REO Speedwagon
  • April 2: T-Pain
  • April 9: Jessie J
  • April 16: Yandel


  1. Duncan

    this will be my first year going, where’s a good place to see parade

    1. Nadia

      By Twister Que

  2. Thanks for the update, Surya! I was looking for this list of lineups. Nice to see it’s been published. Keep sharing! 🙂

    1. Surya Fernandez

      You’re welcome….and thanks for reading, Mimi!

  3. Hannah

    Adam Lambert <3 Will be attending! Can't waitttttttt

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