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Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28241
Phone Number: 704.588.2600
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 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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I really enjoyed the trip to carowinds. My kids love rollercoasters, but I wish they had more mild rides for people who do not like coasters like me. I enjoyed it though because... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Hartwell, Georgia
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Hartwell, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I really enjoyed the trip to carowinds. My kids love rollercoasters, but I wish they had more mild rides for people who do not like coasters like me. I enjoyed it though because they did. The park is very nice and clean. The one thing I see wrong is the food is WAY over priced. You can eat cheaper at... More 

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Weirton, West Virginia
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

A very pleasant surprise of an Amusement Park. Several very exciting roller coasters. Nice variety of food. Water park included. Highly recommend.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Average amusement park. Lines are long, rides are short. The new ride will leave you speechless! The food is very expensive. Turkey legs are my favorite.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

Had a blast, the kids enjoyed everything on snoopy planet, the teens enjoyed every thrilled ride, we loved all the rides, the water park was great too, we went on the flyer it was an awesome experience, def want to go back, the fury 325 was off the hook, we has a great day, sadly I didn't purchase the second... More 

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We went on a weekday and the crowds were sparse. We did buy the Fast Lane pass and I will always recommend this even though it doubles the cost of admission. If your goal is to ride the roller coasters, don't leave home without it. We were able to actually ride for 5.5 straight hours, always almost walking on each... More 

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Corbin, Kentucky, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This park has so much to offer you just can't do it all in one day. We drove from KY to ride the new Fury coaster this year on our way to Myrtle Beach and we were not disappointed. We came on a Thursday. The lines averaged a 30-45 minute wait for the coasters, which was all we cared to... More 

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Spanish Fort
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Carowinds in Charlotte, NC is a great place to visit! The roller coaster ride is really fun! There are outdoor concerts to be visited also. The water park area is a great place to cool off. I personally enjoyed the NASCAR exibit where you have a real life simulated ride around the track. There are plenty of places to eat.... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I grew up going to CaroWinds as a teenage to see the bands and concerts, taking dates and having a fun time...... I miss those times. After a life altering car wreck where I was hurt real bad and then having to go through Cancer, Chemo and Radiation treatments, CaroWinds was my inspiration and reward to my self that I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Went w/ my husband and 13 year old to Carowinds as well as Scarowinds. The food is priced at what you would expect to pay at any amusement park. No biggie. However, we purchased the season pass plus dining which has worked out wonderfully. So we don't pay for parking or food when we go. The season passes are definitely... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

If you are planning to bring grandchildren to the park you should plan on even more big bucks. We planned to bring 6 grandchildren for the day however don't feel comfortable dropping them off alone. There is NO concession for grandparents who want to supervise the kids and who don't plant to ride ANYTHING or play ANY games. Very poor... More 

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Additional Information about Carowinds

Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28241
Phone Number: 704.588.2600
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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