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Carowinds

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“roller coaster”(301 reviews)
“amusement park”(309 reviews)
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A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that thrill and live entertainment.
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14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 17, 2012

There is a science to visiting Carowinds. I think the negative reviews here are simply by people who don't realize that if you work the system, Carowinds is very fun for kids and families. And even moreso for those able to visit using season passes....More

58  Thank TripTheLightSC
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed September 1, 2007

I have had season passes for my entire family at Carowinds off and on for years-Never again. We have visited several times this year and each time was a little worse. Last time several rides were broken and after waiting in the theater for the...More

62  Thank lornalynn
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love coming for Scarowinds and the Winter fest. The park is easy to navigate around. Lines aren't terrible.

Thank lpollard80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though few rides are not active now, due to winter, but overall I liked and full of thrills to ensure your heartbeat increase. Loved it.

Thank Debasis1409
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hello I went to Carowinds and it’s so much fun I really like the furry 365 since this was my first time riding it and the intimidator the staff was really nice to me the only thing bad is that some of rides was running...More

Thank hawks2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family vacation. Took advantage if the 2 day pass online. Saved money buying tickets online. Park offered ample parking. Smaller amusement park then a Six Flags but still offered a few great rides. Nice having a water park as combo with amusement park admissions. Great...More

Thank TravelPrincess14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lights and rides to kick off the holidays. If never been, worth a one time trip. I'd go back if work paid again.

Thank Spunke31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my kids and her friends . kids love rides . And new ride is fun. We will be back. We will take year pass

Thank 891ericaj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ticket was very pricey even online. Most of the rides were shut down I assume because no one to run them. majority of employees were in the haunted houses or roaming through the park. Went because my kid loves Halloween never again waste of $60!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not sure if it was the weather, it was a little chilly, not all of the rollercoasters were open the day we went in October. The lines were not too bad, the longest we waited was 30 minutes. We were very sad the...More

Thank NCgirl1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great amusement park to the take the family and spend the day. Our favourite is the water park during the summer where you can select from a number of different water feature options to stay cool and enjoy entire day relaxing. Would...More

Thank MDRams
Reviewed 1 week ago

I gave up on roller coasters years ago, but my daughter shamed me into trying one...3 hours later, we had ridden everything but the giant. What I really like was that all the rollercoasters are different. Each one is unique, but all of us really...More

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606catherinec
November 5, 2018|
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Response from Wes L | Reviewed this property |
Everything should be open, Weekends are pretty busy there and very busy if schools are out.
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cricdance
October 10, 2018|
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Response from A M | Reviewed this property |
Winterfest season is not as crowd as the summer or Scarowinds. Dress for the season and enjoy.
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christenpack2
October 7, 2018|
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Response from kconor09 | Reviewed this property |
If you go in the entrance to guest services you can use a bathroom then go get back in line, the other entranced such as by the water park thry do not have facilities for you to use while in line, hope this helps
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