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Busch Gardens® Mardi Gras

The Big Easy Meets Big Thrills

Let the good times roll at Busch Gardens Mardi Gras!

Let the good times roll at Busch Gardens® Mardi Gras, every weekend from January 27 through February 26. Celebrate with jazzy live music, classic Cajun flavors, and returning favorites like Carnaval Imaginique, an electrifying cirque show in the Globe Theatre. Enjoy colorful entertainment throughout all nine of Busch Gardens’ villages with an exciting New Orleans-style event for the whole family; featuring jester drummers, a DJ and street performers. Tempt your tastebuds with over thirty mouth-watering bayou favorites, like the Crawfish Boil, shrimp étouffée, handcrafted cocktails and iconic warm beignets. The Big Easy meets big thrills with three world-class roller coasters, over fifteen rides and kid-friendly play areas. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind party every Friday through Sunday, plus Presidents’ Day, from January 27 through February 26.


Jan 27 2023 - Feb 26 2023


All Day

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Busch Gardens
1 Busch Gardens Boulevard, Williamsburg, VA 23185
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