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Carowinds

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Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
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+1 704-588-2600
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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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The kids had a great time being chased by monsters, and the cooler night air made it a perfect reason to be close to the one who makes your heart beat faster

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Buddettes_Journey
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fury 325 is the most amazing coaster you will ever ride. Also carowinds is packed full of fun for the whole family.

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Thank Spencer P
Charlotte, North Carolina
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall lots of fun, great rides, good events for families. If you are a little larger don't expect to ride the rides, you will not fit.

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Santa Barbara, California
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57 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really excited to visit Carowinds for a fun weekend out. However, the park grounds were dirty, the bathrooms were beyond disgusting, the food was terrible, the rides had long lines, and I would have much rather been doing something else than wasting all day waiting in lines for a less than average experience.

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Thank travelfreak903
Texas
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The kids had a great time being chased by monsters, and the cooler night air made it a perfect reason to be close to the one who makes your heart beat faster

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Thank Buddettes_Journey
Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much has changed over the years. New rides, same crowds and prices. Really enjoyed our trip. Definitely will return.

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Thank Ashley C
Bluffton, South Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have Platinum Passes as we visit other Cedar Fair parks throughout the year. We also have a meal plan where we get 2 meals every day and a refillable drink cup for the season. Our most recent experience was a rainy, chilly day. It was sunny until around 3. It was a Saturday so lines were longer than during... More 

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Thank Jennifer H
Anderson, South Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed going to Carowinds and I'm so glad we got the fast lane pass. The lines were long and we went through with the fast lane pass quickly. I know it's a little pricey, but worth it to me. We got a basic funnel cake, with powdered sugar and chocolate syrup. It cost around $10. But when we were... More 

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Thank vicky403
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a family of 5, but a large group of girl scouts. The park was you typical amusement park, more geared towards adults and teens as far as rides. They do have snoopy land, which is decent and fun, but possibly a bit outdated. Once you do the, say 10 rides in snoopy land, there really isn't anything... More 

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Laurinburg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a typical amusement park. If you like amusement parks (I don't but my kids do), you'll like it here. You have to be prepared to dump a lot of money. As with all amusement and theme parks, you pay to park and all the prices of the food and activities in the park are overinflated. It's a lot... More 

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Thank parsleymn
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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16 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really fun and world class amusement park. The roller coasters are top of the line. You need to take the kids or leave them at home and just go rotate on the coasters. Its very fun.

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