New constellation-themed parade announced for Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras 2018

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In addition to announcing almost the entire concert lineup for this year’s Mardi Gras event, Universal Orlando revealed details about a new constellation-themed parade.

The nightly parade features dancers, colorful stilt performers, and twelve handcrafted floats. This year, the parade gets a celestial feel from six new float designs inspired by constellations.

Below, take a peek at concept art for the ethereal new floats joining this year’s Mardi Gras festivities.



Virgo the Maiden



Orion the Hunter


Get ready to catch some beads, eat some po’boys, and celebrate Fat Tuesday at Universal Orlando.

Mardi Gras festivities take place from February 3 – April 7. For more information, visit the Universal Orlando website.

Source: Universal Orlando

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