Exclusive Ride On The Float In The Universal Studios Mardi Gras Parade Thursday, March 19, 2020
YOU ARE THE STAR OF
Check this off your Bucket List – An official Mardi Gras float rider!
Each spring the Big Easy takes up residence at Universal Studios Florida™ for the hottest Mardi Gras party this side of the bayou featuring authentic parade floats, performers and cuisine.
First stop, late lunch/early dinner prior to float riding at Lombard’s Seafood Grille located inside Universal Studios Florida theme park
You can almost hear the foghorns and clanging of buoy bells at Lombard’s Seafood Grille, a casually elegant fullservice eatery located in San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf. This waterfront establishment, located in Universal Studios Florida, is the flagship restaurant and has been charming customers with its delicious food, friendly service, and nautical atmosphere since the park first opened.
STARTERS (served family style):
SHRIMP COCKTAIL Ice-cold jumbo shrimp, served with classic cocktail sauce
LOMBARD’S SPINACH & ARTICHOKE DIP Four cheeses blended with spinach and artichokes. Served with savory warm tortilla chips for dipping
ENTREES (choice of):
FISH AND FRIES Sustainable fresh wild Alaskan cod lightly fried in seasoned batter, served with crispy French fries and creamy tartar sauce
PLANT-BASED PENNE GENOVESE Beyond Sausage®, roasted broccoli, cherry tomatoes, basil oil
MAPLE GLAZED PORK CHOP 12 oz. bone-in pork chop, asparagus, oven roasted fingerling potatoes, Granny Smith apple, toasted bread crumbs, sauce bordelaise
GRILLED MAHI-MAHI SANDWICH Grilled Mahi-Mahi with roasted tomatoes, fresh lettuce and gribiche sauce served on a toasted challah bun. Served with French fries
TRADITIONAL BURGER 1/2 pound of Black Angus beef on a toasted challah bun, choice of cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato, and pickle. Served with French fries
After late lunch/early dinner be escorted to the “Behind the Scenes” area.
As parade talent, you will be outfitted with themed wardrobe and take part in entertaining the eagerly awaiting Mardi Gras crowds. Your number one job is to throw the beads! This simple act is more fun that makes sense as you share the joy experienced by guests on the receiving end!
From unique dining to unforgettable experiences with VIP access throughout, it’s sure to be an unforgettable experience.
When the parade is over, spend some time at City Walk.
NO PARK ENTRANCE TICKET REQUIRED
THIS IS A NON REFUNDABLE TICKET
Price includes: bus transportation, dinner includes one drink, participation in Mardi Gras Parade
Trip Departure Location:
WALMART-466: This is the Walmart past the high school and restaurants heading towards Rte. 301.
PARK NEAR GARDEN CENTER
4085 WEDGEWOOD LANE
THE VILLAGES, FL. 32162
- All trips depart from Walmart on Rte. 466 Unless you are notified of a different location
- You will receive a courtesy email reminder 3-5 days prior to the trip departure.
- Dining is not included unless specifically defined in the trip description
- If this is a ticketed tour, we will provide your purchased ticket upon departure boarding.
2:00 PM Depart Walmart on Rte. 466
3:15 PM Bus arrives Universal Studios
3:45-5:45 PM Group Meal at Lombard’s
6:00 PM Check In Time For Float Riding
7:30 PM Parade Starts-Throw Beads, Smile For Camera
8:30 PM Disembark from Float
Free time to enjoy City Walk
10:00 pm Board Bus for The Villages
11:30 pm Approximate arrival time to Walmart
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