Universal Mardi Gras Parade Pictorial and Video

The 2017 Universal Mardi Gras celebration featured six new floats (Manticore’s Majesty; The Rise of the Garuda; The Dance of the Dragon; Phoenix from the Flames; Garden Sprites; The Flight of the Pegasus) and six floats from past parades.The following pictures show the front and back of each float. Scroll to the bottom to watch a video of the Universal Mardi Gras Parade. To learn more about this 50-night celebration, see our Complete Guide to Universal Mardi Gras, which features a concert line-up, pictures of the Mardi Gras food, and other key info about the event.

 Miss New Orleans Riverboat Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Miss New Orleans Riverboat Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Rio de Janeiro Carnival Float  (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Rio de Janeiro Carnival Float  (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Manticore’s Majesty Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Manticore’s Majesty Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 The Dance of the Dragon Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

The Dance of the Dragon Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 The Rise of the Garuda Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

The Rise of the Garuda Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Krewe of Dionysus Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Krewe of Dionysus Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Music of New Orleans Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Music of New Orleans Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Phoenix from the Flames Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Phoenix from the Flames Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Garden Sprites Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Garden Sprites Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 The Flight of the Pegasus Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

The Flight of the Pegasus Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 King and Queen Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

King and Queen Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 King Gator Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

King Gator Float (front view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Miss New Orleans Riverboat Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Miss New Orleans Riverboat Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Rio de Janeiro Carnival Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Rio de Janeiro Carnival Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Manticore’s Majesty Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Manticore’s Majesty Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 The Dance of the Dragon Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

The Dance of the Dragon Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 The Rise of the Garuda Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

The Rise of the Garuda Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Krewe of Dionysus Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Krewe of Dionysus Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Music of New Orleans Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Music of New Orleans Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Phoenix from the Flames Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Phoenix from the Flames Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 Garden Sprites Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Garden Sprites Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 The Flight of the Pegasus Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

The Flight of the Pegasus Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 King and Queen Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

King and Queen Float (back view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

 King Gator Float (full view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

King Gator Float (full view) at Universal Mardi Gras 2017

Universal Mardi Gras Parade Video

Watch a video of the 2017 Universal Mardi Gras Parade in Universal Studios Florida to see all of the floats in action.

The 2017 Universal Mardi Gras Parade at Universal Studios Florida. Subscribe to the UO Fan Guide YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/uofanguide