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14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
+1 704-588-2600
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Overall it's a fun park. There are rides for everyone including kids. People will complain about... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Stoneville, North Carolina
via mobile
Great for kids of all ages

Carowinds is an amusement park whose signature rides are roller coasters. In addition to some... read more

Reviewed yesterday
robert w
Orlando, Florida
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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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“roller coaster” (282 reviews)
“amusement park” (270 reviews)
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14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
+1 704-588-2600
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Overall it's a fun park. There are rides for everyone including kids. People will complain about heat and long lines but it's an amusement park, what do you expect? My only negative feedback is when I went there was a roller coaster that wasn't working...More

Thank ericwitt03
Reviewed yesterday

Carowinds is an amusement park whose signature rides are roller coasters. In addition to some thrilling coasters, they have some scary elevation rides. Those are the headliners. They also have an assortment of fair type rides, and a large arcade area, where you can try...More

Thank robert w
Reviewed yesterday

If you are looking for something for you kids to do over the summer to get them out of your hair, this is really something to consider. The kids can go ride the rides and share in the water park all day long, but how...More

Thank 267charlesg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This park is like Walt Disney of the Carolinas. Quaint enough to do in one day rushed but two days are better. Water park is clean and fun. Food was excellent for mass produced. Chicken tenders were the best! Thrill rides for all ages. Lines...More

Thank Kristi M
Reviewed 2 days ago

My family and I get season passes to Carowinds each year. Growing up in Charlotte, Carowinds is something that EVERYONE does pretty regularly. They have done a great job of growing and keeping up with times over the years. They have one of the best...More

Thank mikeb2345
Reviewed 2 days ago

It had been a VERY long time since I had visited Carowinds. We went during the week and was pleasantly surprised that it was not crowded. No long lines, Carowinds staff was very friendly everywhere we went, kids had blast!

Thank KLuddy
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great selection of rides. The number and variety of roller coasters (my favorite!) is awesome. They do a good job of catering to all age groups. And they do one of the best Halloween themed events I have ever been to - Scarrowinds!

Thank Jelisa325
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My Family and I have been to almost every Amusement Park on the east coast. We have even traveled to Sandusky OH. Carowinds is some what of a let down after visiting bigger parks. The Staff and Costumes service are great. They just need more...More

Thank Todd M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Spent a day at the park and the weather was the only downside. Don't waste your time on the small rides. Fury and Intimidator were great. Lines not bad.

Thank Peepye
Reviewed 4 days ago

Let's see our visit to Carowind was great it rain a little bit but that was okay!! Our first day at the park was good it not crowded at all we were able to walk right up to the rollercoaster's no wait and get right...More

Thank latoya239
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Brandi F
14 July 2017|
Response from doneill241 | Reviewed this property |
There are 3 sizes. We paid $27 and that's just ridiculous. However, once you get over the price, the convenience is worth every penny. Also, for food, they sell a "family bucket" special: a bucket of chicken fingers, a... More
13 July 2017|
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Response from Sheilaallen | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, and there are lockers throughout the park that you HAVE to rent when you ride some of the rides. Fury 325 is one of those rides.
Jennifer G
7 July 2017|
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Response from Scott J | Reviewed this property |
No food allowed in period. I did not check prices of cabana but it looks like there are 2 different quality levels so I am assuming 2 different prices.