Partly cloudy skies with daytime temperatures in the high 70s to low 80s are expected Friday and Saturday. There’s a 60% chance of rain on Sunday with the possibility of scattered thunderstorms. Pack those ponchos!
Special events like Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival and ESPN The Weekend will probably result in an increase in crowd levels at the parks. Review things like ‘what to do if we get separated’ beforehand. Click here for more theme park safety tips.
What’s Hoppin’ This Weekend…
Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival
The Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival is finally here! HGTV star, Genevieve Gorder, will present her ideas on “The Art of Sculpting Space” March 4 – 6 at noon and 3 p.m. on the HGTV Designers Stage at the Festival Center in Future World. The Flower Power Concert Series kicks off this weekend with Jose Feliciana (“Light My Fire”) performing March 4 -6 at 5:15, 6:30 and 7:45 p.m. at the America Gardens Theatre. This special event is included with regular theme park admission and continues until May 15.
ESPN The Weekend @ Disney’s Hollywood Studios®
Join all-star athletes like Chad Ochocinco, Anquan Boldin, Brandon Jacobs and Greg Jenning at ESPN The Weekend March 3 – 6 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®. Attend live broadcasts of ESPN shows including “ESPN First Take,” “NFL Live” and “Baseball Tonight” as ESPN telecasts from the Sorcerer’s Hat Stage all weekend. Click here for the event guide so you don’t miss anything. ESPN The Weekend is included with regular theme park admission.
Mardi Gras @ Universal Studios
Universal Studios’ Mardi Gras celebration continues this weekend as Lynyrd Skynyrd takes to the Music Plaza Stage Saturday, March 5 at 8:30 p.m. Head over to the French Quarter Courtyard before the concert and enjoy live music by blues singer Grady Champion at 5 p.m., 6:15 p.m. and 8 p.m. Mardi Gras at Universal Studios is included with regular theme park admission.
Bands Brew & BBQ @ SeaWorld & Busch Gardens
The last weekend of Bands Brew & BBQ is upon us and what a way to end it! SeaWorld presents Josh Turner on Saturday, March 5 at 4:30 p.m. Travis Tritt & The Charlie Daniels Band will follow on Sunday, March 6 at 5 p.m. at Busch Gardens. Bands Brew & BBQ is included with regular theme park admission.