Vote of the week: Big names headline Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras
Written by Domenik Jost
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It's that time of year again to scream the loudest you can to get as many beads as humanly possible at Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras celebration.
Beginning on February 7, the celebration kicks off with it's traditional parade through the streets of Universal Studios Florida.
This year's theme is for the parade is "The Wonderful World of Literature" and includes Western (Wild West), Mythology (Greek/Roman), Horror (Gargoyle), Fantasy (Lord of the Rings), Children's (Toy Trains, Nursery Rhymes), and Adventure (Pirates) floats followed by the traditional Mardi Gras floats.
This year's Mardi Gras concert line up looks to be one of Universal Orlando's most promising yet:
February 7 - KC & The Sunshine Band
So here is our vote of the week. Gush, or complain, in the comments.
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