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Carowinds

14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
+1 704-588-2600
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Mild Adventure

I’m not one for Amusement Parks , but when I do I like the variety of shows, spectacular... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Michele739
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Lexington, South Carolina
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FANTASTIC FAMILY FUN

Carowinds is the perfect place to have fun ! There are many rides . They are very safe and its even... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
kailanmonique
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Salisbury, North Carolina
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A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that thrill and live entertainment.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“water park” (615 reviews)
“roller coaster” (308 reviews)
“amusement park” (293 reviews)
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14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’m not one for Amusement Parks , but when I do I like the variety of shows, spectacular adventures, themes, and somewhat clean areas. While Carowinds is no Universal or Disney it is okay on a very small scale. It, for me, is a one...More

Thank Michele739
Reviewed 6 days ago

Carowinds is the perfect place to have fun ! There are many rides . They are very safe and its even fun during Halloween !

Thank kailanmonique
Reviewed 6 days ago

Carowinds is a great family event. Lot's of rides. If you buy a season ticket you get in early and can ride two or three of the premium rides before the park 'officially' opens. Parking can be a bear but it's well worth it.

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great combo of thrill and water. Convenient off the interstate highways just minutes from the Charlotte airport and city center. Great destination or stopover near or through the Charlotte metro area or Piedmont district.

Thank bobhin
Reviewed 1 week ago

I get a season pass because you can pop in and out in the evening when it’s not so hot and the crowds are smaller. The roller coasters are great and the many different rides make it a lot of fun. If you go all...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Carolwinds was an amazing place!! We can't wait to go back! Great family fun! The crises are awesome and water park was immaculately clean.

Thank Toni C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great Christmas experience for families with children, younger or teens. Lots of fun activities, even if you never get on rides. Really good value annual plan. We just were there one day for $25.00 per person. Year pass is about $90.00 good...More

Thank mygamemyrules
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always been great park...HUGE new Roller Coaster. They have a Christmas lights program ...nice for family.

Thank Penny R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Carowinds is a decent amusement park. There are a couple really good rides (Fury). The good thing about Carowinds is that it truly has something for all ages. We get season passes there every year because it is cheap entertainment for our soon to be...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: easy parking (though expensive without a season pass), good signage, clean restrooms, fun activities and beautiful holiday decorations Cons: Harmony Hall expensive for what you get for food, map a little hard to figure out unless you've been to the park before. We went...More

Thank KentuckySunLover
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cjloren
30 November 2017|
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Response from NYPOP | Reviewed this property |
I have not attended Winterfest but during my visit this summer the crowd was light and staff said it never gets overwhelming.
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cjloren
30 November 2017|
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Response from Cassandra A | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the day and how cold it is. You will enjoy it!!
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kmac000
15 October 2017|
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Response from Alexia M | Reviewed this property |
Not usually on Sunday’s
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