Heading south to check out Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida this year?  If you time your visit right, you'll be able to check some great music along with all the cool rides and attractions.

Daughtry, Gavin DeGraw and Robin Thicke will all be performing as part of the theme park's annual Mardi Gras concert series, which runs from February through May. Daughtry gets things started with the kickoff show on February 8; Robin will perform February 22.  Gavin is scheduled to take the stage March 22.  Also part of the lineup: Foreigner and Kool & the Gang.

In all, 20 artists will take part in the Mardi Gras concerts which run through May 31, with more performers to be announced.

For the price of a regular theme park resort admission, patrons can enjoy the music as well as Mardi Gras-style parade with floats, street performers, lots of beads, all sorts of Cajun food and more music from New Orleans artists.

For more details and a complete list of performers and concert dates, visit Universal Studios/MardiGras.