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Carowinds

14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
+1 704-588-2600
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A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that thrill and live entertainment.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“water park” (472 reviews)
“roller coaster” (291 reviews)
“amusement park” (302 reviews)
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LOCATION
14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
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+1 704-588-2600
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Reviewed today

My wife and I went to Carowinds for a quick 5 day vacation together. It was our first vacation together. OMG! Carowinds was a BLAST!!! We went during the summer so the Water Park was open. We had so much fun! Lines were long but...More

Thank Jasmine A
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Reviewed 3 days ago

we got season passes for 2018 for me and my family, and it was totally worth it. yes they did change a few things since i was last there in december of 2017. the woodstock gliders are gone, they also got rid of the tiny...More

Thank naoplinger
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have season passes this year so we are able to take our time throughout the park and actually enjoy it. We don't have to scurry through trying to fit everything in in one day. We also purchased the dining plan which has saved us...More

Thank Kabukie527
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had not been to the park in a few years and was a little disappointed. The park felt out dated and the employees were not that friendly. They were more interested in their cell phones that their guest. Had a very long walk from...More

1  Thank David T
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Carowinds is a very nice clean park. The ride are fun and they have some intense roller coasters . When we went the water park was closed. The park has some friendly staff. But I wish they had post cards.. That was the hardest thing...More

Thank Sabrina M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They finally did some repairs to Plants vs Zombies. Not enough tame rides, 80% of the park has roller coasters. Food in Harmony Hall is great - the bread bowl is delicious. Tip: best to buy tickets early where you get the deal that includes...More

Thank Tammy A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My son has different eyes than I do so his outlook on the park was more positive. It's a small park with some intense roller coasters and other non scary rides. There are a few fast food type places to get food. This is a...More

Thank Amy E
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Carowinds is a nice amusement park that has some intense rides. The rides were very good, but since they've introduced Fury 325 they've upped their ante.

Thank joemess44
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once again we find ourselves stopping at the park about 10 minutes from our house. First time in 10 years We have invested in a season pass. Once again, we see why we prefer a park 4 hours away and avoid Carowinds. The staff is...More

1  Thank StephenDVC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited with my almost 19 year old and 5 year old sons and found enough to do to keep both of them entertained and happy. The park was very clean and easy to get around.

Thank Wendy W
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Marie B
10 January 2018|
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Response from aomalle O | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Per their 2018 schedule, park will be open last 2weekends in March, and the entire first week of April.
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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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