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Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28241
Phone Number: 704.588.2600
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Fri - Sun 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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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Thrill and Spills

We had fun as we had a fast pass and revisited the more thrilling rides. Staff were good and we had a good experience.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I've been here multiple times and this a great theme park. Carowinds quality has skyrocketed under Cedar Parks and the new roller coasters are a great example of that. This year they released the Fury which is the tallest roller coaster. It's so fast, you see stars as it hits the bottom of the first drop. There is a wide... More 

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Mishicot, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Great amusement park. Had a blast. Fury 325 has become my favorite coaster. My daughter and I road it 10 times. 5 before the park opened to the public. Lines were short and people were friendly. Park staff were quick to give directions and there are lots of rides. for kids and adults of all ages. The Sign Sealed Delivered... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We had fun as we had a fast pass and revisited the more thrilling rides. Staff were good and we had a good experience.

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Levittown PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Our teenaged granddaughters loved all of the roller coasters. The "Nighthawk" was a favorite but they enjoyed them all. The park is well kept in all areas.

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

drove all the way to Carowinds this past sunday and I didn't know that bmw had the park closed!!!! Drove two hours for no reason, I didn't know that they closed the park down for companies. I paid for my season pass and think that was wrong that they did that!

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Ticket prices, as well as everything inside the park, are ridiculously expensive. If you plan on going more than twice, buy a season pass. The rides are great. The waterpark is large. Great for people of all ages.

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Melbourne, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

I love in Florida, so I have been to all of the theme parks there. It seems like many of the rides here are designed to be more frightening than fun. The new lap only restraint design does not give the rider the feeling of security of a shoulder restraint. Feeling 0 Gs repeatedly without feeling secure was not fun.... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

As most people have stated, Carowinds is an amusement park with many thrills and fun experiences, as well as many negative experiences. The positive: Carowinds is fun, as previously stated because of the very large roller coasters and later events such as Scarowinds. It is a great place for teenagers to go and hang out with their friends. There are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Nice amount of rides. Park was clean, although temps were extreme the park made frequent announcements to stay hydrated and that all stands were giving out free cups of ice water to all guests.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

If you go often to carowinds and use your season pass, getting the food pass with it is worth it.if you compare the one time price with how much you'd spend without it you'd see its a no brainer.you'll save a bundle in the long run!

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Additional Information about Carowinds

Address: Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28241
Phone Number: 704.588.2600
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am  10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am  10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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