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Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28241
Phone Number: 704.588.2600
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Description: A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that...
A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that thrill and live entertainment.
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Hmmmm...Rides ok...Water Park Yucky...

Well it was an amusement park. It was exactly what you would expect. Honestly there was no real take away from this trip. The coolest part was that the park is built on the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Moundsville, West Virginia
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Miami, Florida
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

Awesome experience overall. Amazing roller coasters not for weaks at heart, very well maintained and clean. Also, customer services work at its best. You will have endless fun in there!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

Great family experience and the children enjoyed the rides and waterpark. Parking was a little time consuming but that's expected on a Saturday. The rides seemed to be fairly new. The concession was a little pricey. The waterpark was clean considering all the people that were there. Overall a great experience.

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Moundsville, West Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Well it was an amusement park. It was exactly what you would expect. Honestly there was no real take away from this trip. The coolest part was that the park is built on the North and South Carolina state line so a picture there is a MUST do. Pretty cool to be in 2 states at once. They do offer... More 

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Grovetown, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Anyone would have a wonderful time when both types of attractions are offered for one price (dry and water). Although carowinds can be pretty expensive, especially when eating, me and my son had a great time. Only setback is the extra long lines for the fabulous rollercoasters. Otherwise, a good place for the entire family.

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Irmo, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I recently went to Carowinds with a group of friends. We enjoyed the day for the most part. It was hot (we knew it would be), the lines were long (we knew they would be), but the rides were fun. I would highly suggest packing your own lunch and eating at your car. You can get your hand stamped on... More 

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bridgewater, nj
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Carowinds has a brand new coast - Fury 325 - that's DEFINITELY not to be missed if you're a coaster enthusiast. 325' drop, 6000 ft of track,speeds of 95 mph - EXCELLENT!! But the other coasters - 'Intimidator', the classic wooden "Hurler" and 'Nighthawk' are all worthy contenders. Nice variety of music and food throughout the park and the staff... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I bought a Gold Pass and also 2 silver passes for my girls so we could go to Carowinds as much as we wanted to this year. Been with the girls 2 times and with friends 2 times so far. They have redone the entrance which is a nice welcome. Fury 325 is an amazing ride. My fav. The Intimadator... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Carowinds was amazing but for out of towners without a season pass we paid much more then everyone else for the same things. Glad we went once but will not drive 10 hours to go back

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

The kids love this place. Always a good time. They love to go with friends. The lines go quickly. They have entertaining shows also. Food is expensive, but that's to be expected. They allow you to bring in water bottles and will refill them for you.

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Raleigh, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

My last visit to Carowinds was several years ago. My thoughts then were that it was not as nice as Kings Dominion or Busch Gardens. We usually purchase Summer passes to one- every year. I was pleasantly surprised to see how much they had cleaned up the park and worked to make it great. We rode the new rode the... More 

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