• Mardi Gras continues at Universal Studios Florida, with bonus “Days of Our Lives” event

    by  • February 22, 2013 • Universal Orlando

    This spring, guests can experience all the spirit and excitement of The Big Easy at Universal Orlando Resort's Mardi Gras 2013.

    Universal Studios Florida has lined up double the fun this Saturday with both the amazing Mardi Gras festivities and a special appearance by the stars of Emmy winning “Days of our Lives” Soap Opera.

    Rap sensation Trey Songz continues the party at Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras tomorrow Saturday, Feb. 23. The authentic, family-friendly celebration runs select nights through April 20 and also includes a dazzling parade, tons of Mardi Gras beads and Universal’s very own French Quarter Courtyard – complete with authentic New Orleans bands, delicious Cajun cuisine and more.

    Also, tomorrow the stars of NBC’s daytime drama “Days of Our Lives” will attend a fan event at Universal Orlando Resort for autograph signings, Q&A sessions and riding on one of the floats during the Mardi Gras parade.

    Mardi Gras Schedule on Feb. 23:

    • 4 p.m. – French Quarter Courtyard Opens
    • 7:45 p.m. – Mardi Gras Parade Starts
    • 8:30 p.m. – Trey Songz Concert Begins

    Days of Our Lives Schedule on Feb. 23:

    • 9:30am–11:30am and 12:00pm–2:00pm – Autograph sessions at Plaza Stage at Universal CityWalk®
    • 3:45pm–4:45pm – Q&A Session at Animal Actors stage
    • 7:45pm – Mardi Gras Parade Appearance – Universal Studios Florida

    I’m going to go get me some beads, how about you?