mardi gras float rider

Registration Now Open to Ride a Mardi Gras Parade Float at Universal Studios Florida

Universal Orlando Annual Passholders can now sign up to ride a Mardi Gras parade float on select nights at Universal Studios Florida. Read all the details below.

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Sign up yourself and up to four (4) Passholders to ride a parade float, throw a ton of beads and be in the center of the action.

Know Before You Go:

  • All riders must be 18 years old or accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • All riders must be at least 48″ in height.
  • From beginning to end, the float riding experience can take 2 to 3 hours. On concert days, float riders may miss the beginning of the concert.
  • Riders with a disability may request an accommodation by contacting Guest Services at (407) 224-4233 at least 48 hours prior to float reservation.
  • Passholders are limited to two (2) dates only.
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Blockout Dates Reminder:

  • Power Passholders will not be able to participate March 12–19 and April 9–16, 2022.
  • Seasonal Passholders will not be able to participate February 5, 12, 19–20, 26, March 5, 6, 12–20, 25–27 and April 9–16, 2022.

To sign up, visit the Universal Orlando Resort website.

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