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Six Flags Mardi Gras Festival
The music, flavors and culture of New Orleans are alive at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom during Six Flags Mardi Gras Festival. Gather beads during the Mardi Gras Parade. Taste delicious Cajun food offerings reminiscent of the bayou. Plus enjoy additional live entertainment and colorful décor along with world-class rides and animal attractions.
Merlin's Fins and Friends
Go behind the scenes and meet some of the unique and exotic animals that are in the park’s care. Discover their unique personalities, and how they are cared for by the park’s Animal Care Specialists each day.
Wildlife Adventure Tour
Follow the path less traveled into an exploration of our planet’s wildlife with an up-close adventure like never before! In this incredible and intimate experience, get a private tour around the park while having awe-inspiring encounters with the majestic animals of Six Flags Discovery Kingdom.
Paint 'N Create
Create a truly unique work of art with a dolphin! For the dolphins painting is a form of enrichment that adds an interesting and complex activity to their daily routine. Participants get to pick the colors, meet the dolphin, and take a photo of the dolphin with the one-of-a-kind masterpiece that is theirs to keep.
Sal’s Slither & Scales
Burrow into the fascinating world of reptiles with Sal’s Slither & Scales program. Get a behind the scenes look at how the park cares for these scaly vertebrates. Have an up close encounter and gain a greater appreciation for these often miscast animals.
Meet our Atlantic bottlenose dolphins in this rare hands-on learning session! This package is currently available Friday-Sunday. Entire program lasts about 2 hours.
Taste of Mardi Gras Food
French Quarter Café
Gumbo over rice with cornbread. Made with chicken and sausage and shrimp will be an add on for additional charge.
Cinnamon Roll dressed up like a King Cake
Bourbon Street Eats
- Shrimp Po Boy
- Fried Okra
Corn on the Cob
Things to Know Before You Go
Certain rides, shows and attractions may be unavailable due to maintenance, weather conditions or other circumstances.
No full facial costume masks and/or coverings are permitted.
No props, accessories or any item perceived as weaponry are permitted.