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Carowinds

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Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
Phone Number: 704.588.2600
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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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Fun for Everyone!

I've been going to Carowinds for many years. This is the first year I can say it's been really fun. The waterpark is very nice now that there are more pools and slides. Can be... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Laura T
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Lowell, North Carolina
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everything is bigger in the USA. Also the rollercoasters, love it! We bought the fast pass plus so we would be able to ride all the coasters. It wasn't really necessary because it wasn't that busy. Parking is very close by the entrance of the park. I want to ride the fury 325, and again... again... again!

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Thank Joop B
Lowell, North Carolina
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been going to Carowinds for many years. This is the first year I can say it's been really fun. The waterpark is very nice now that there are more pools and slides. Can be busy at times though where lines are long. Wish there was more chairs with shade. But it's still better than it was. When they added... More 

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Thank Laura T
Concord, North Carolina
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55 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Children and teens love this park. I'm not the biggest fan but I go for them not me. It is a lot cleaner than it was about 10 years ago. There are plenty of rides for different ages and different thrill levels. The water park has quite a few shady areas but could probably use more. Unfortunately, many of the... More 

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Thank KatLisa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very fun! Lines went by pretty quickly but a few took a little longer than I liked. Pretty dirty grounds and stairs but other than that great!

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Thank piper b
Charlotte
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Carowinds is fairly close to me so I go there as much as I can. I really recommend going on weekdays since its not as full as weekends. The price I think is very fair, especially for season passes because its pays itself in 2 visits and the park is worth in. It has rides for adrenaline junkies, for families... More 

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Thank normascastelo_nc
Oxford, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great time at carowinds. We parked in the preferred parking. The teenagers that where with us enjoyed it more than anyone.

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Thank Amazing14u2c
Welch, West Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a great time here with my family. loved everything but prices are very high. Me and my boyfriend had a great time. It was amazing we kissed form different states. it was so adorable all I heared was everyone saying awe in the background!

Review collected in partnership with Country Inns & Suites By Carlson

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Thank halekatelyn
Avon Lake, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here since we have Platinum Cedar Point passes. This park was so much fun! There is something here for everyone. It was extremely hot, but there were plenty of shaded areas. My kids loved this park and we want to go back again!

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Thank Gina M
Concord, North Carolina
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Kiddie land was great for them ages and 2yearsold a lot of rides to enjoy face painting, and great fun food ,

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great fun for the family, including kids and adults. Water park is wonderful, especially on the scorching hot day we were there. Best place to get food is in the water park! And...the FURY rocks!

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