Editor’s Note: 2:30 p.m. Feb. 5, 2010 – We’ve just been notified that LeeAnn Rimes has canceled. The Zac Brown Band will perform in her place at 3 p.m. at SeaWorld tomorrow.
It’s a musical weekend in Central Florida. You have your choice between three big name musical acts as three different theme parks kick off their concert series.
Mardi Gras starts tomorrow at Universal Studios with KC and the Sunshine Band, Bands, Brew & BBQ starts tomorrow at SeaWorld with LeAnn Rimes, and Busch Gardens will hold their Bands, Brew & BBQ on Sunday with Dennis DeYoung. If you time it right, you could catch all three.
Here’s the upcoming musical line-up:
The festival starts at 11 a.m. The concerts start at 4 p.m.
Mardi Gras at Universal Studios
Saturday, Feb. 6 – KC and the Sunshine Band
Saturday, Feb. 13 – Heart
Sunday, Feb. 14 – Kool & the Gang
Saturday, Feb. 20 – Blondie
Saturday, Feb. 27 – Dierks Bentley
Saturday, March 6 – Akon
Saturday, March 13 – Aretha Franklin
Saturday, March 20 – Miranda Lambert
Saturday, March 27 – 3 Doors Down
Saturday, April 3 – Beach Boys
Friday, April 9 – Sheryl Crow
Saturday, April 10 – Flo Rida
Saturday, April 17 – Chicago
The Feb. 6 to March 20 and April 17 concerts start at 8:30 p.m. The March 27 to April 10 concerts start at 9:30 p.m.
The Mardi Gras parade starts a half-hour before the concerts.
The festival starts at 11:30 a.m. The concerts start at 4 p.m.
All three events also offer food and other entertainment in addition to the concerts. All of the concerts and festivities are included with theme park admission.
Busch Gardens is also in the middle of their Real Music Concert Series. Click Here for more information.