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Carowinds

14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
+1 704-588-2600
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We loved this place

So much fun and very friendly staff! Tons to do and a great location! The variety of things to do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leah R
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Buffalo, New York
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WinterFest

We have season passes. And the meal and drink plans. We go a lot in the summer. The fall... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GottaGetaway86
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Mount Holly, North Carolina
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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” (623 reviews)
“roller coaster” (312 reviews)
“amusement park” (298 reviews)
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14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much fun and very friendly staff! Tons to do and a great location! The variety of things to do and the food were all great! Definitely recommend for family vacation!

Thank Leah R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have season passes. And the meal and drink plans. We go a lot in the summer. The fall festivities for the little ones are really fun and inexpensive for an amusement park. The seasonal (scarowinds and winter fest) are for walking and extra events....More

Thank GottaGetaway86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes , it’s June , it’s hot , it’s crowded , teenage staff cussing and complaining about it too. I’ve been going to Carowinds when white lighting stood tall in place where the nasty public bathtub is now . I just don’t recommend going on...More

Thank Kandy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends to Carowinds with our kids. Thank goodness we rented the Bungalow by the wave pool made things much easier not only as a home base but not crowded with others. The bungalow has drapes to separate you from the next bungalow, a...More

Thank scrappythecat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Man I tell you what, this park really transforms during Winterfest into a magical, musical, snow blowing amusement park. Not all of the rides are open, Fury, but there was plenty to do for all ages.The Ice Skate rink was a lot of fun, but...More

Thank ProTerra, B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this park a couple of times in the last few years with my family. It's a fun place to visit, but costs a lot of money. Most of the rides make me sick, so I usually don't stay very long.

Thank faps3wm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is open during summer and having variety of rides for all different age groups including water rides. Fun place to visit with family. My daughters loves all the water rides and always exited to visit this place

Thank Mohit G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Winterfest was wonderful. They made enough differences so it truly was unique visit versus a summer visit. We had two teens and I was afraid it might be setup primarily for smaller children, which we also had with us. They left nobody out. I was...More

Thank Colleen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Carowinds! If you live in the area, it's a wonderful value to get a season pass. My kids basically grew up with this in their backyard and then worked their summers. It's a GREAT summer job while you are going to school. With...More

Thank annbX6590BR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bought season passes for 2018 which included a visit to Winterfest 2017. Well, to begin with, parking is included with season passes. What is not indicated on the website during purchase is that free parking does not start until the new year so I had...More

Thank Christy K
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Marie B
9 January 2018|
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Response from aomalle O | Reviewed this property |
It is likely they will be open weekends in late March, as they opened the 2017 season on March 25. This is no guarantee of a March opening in 2018; however. The season calendar usually gets posted around Presidents’ Day in... More
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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
29 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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