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“roller coaster”(299 reviews)
“amusement park”(306 reviews)
A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that thrill and live entertainment.
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14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
+1 704-588-2600
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Reviewed yesterday

My son and his best friend went to Carowinds with his father to celebrate his 14th birthday. They were there all day and only got to ride 2 rides. With ticket costs, parking and taxes, each ride cost about 40.00. My son was very disappointed...More

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to visit and have fun with family or solo! Food is good and personnel always have a smile on their face 😊

Thank Yolanda M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our family reunion was made extra amazing because inRich Living LLC left no detail undone to provide entertainment for all ages at the 3 day event! We were all SMILES!!!

Thank Nicolerich2000
Reviewed 6 days ago

We used to take our kids there in the 90's and they loved it. Once they grew up, I stopped going. But it was fun getting to go back with grandkids and see the changes and remember some of the things we loved about it....More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice day out at this park - very clean and nicely set out. Did have some issues with a film crew from Netflix that kept cutting in front of us (three times!!) however a member of staff - Felicia noticed and kindly arranged for us...More

Thank TeamMason
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are a roller coaster type, this place is for you. If you like things a little less exciting, this place is for you. If you like things wet and wild, this place is for you. I think it's a little pricy but well...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a recent transplant to the Charlotte area and my former place of employment was literally across the street from here. I'm a sucker for amusement parks, growing up in New Jersey and going to Six Flags Great Adventure. This park reminds me heavily of...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Living 2 hours away Carowinds is always a yearly fun family time. We try and go when the kids go back to school which makes for a much more fun day with 80% fewer wait times for rides. We also arrive about an hour after...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Carowinds Rocks! I am so appreciative of the management for continuing to grow and upgrade the place. Years ago it was just average, and I'd only go because it was close (2 and a half hour drive). But now it is worth going to in...More

Thank Zemo T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Carrowinds for family fun. Many options for kids and adults. Love the meal plan for kids during the summer.

Thank KellKell10
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Karl M
21 September 2018|
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Response from Zx6girl | Reviewed this property |
The lines are extremely busy for Scarowinds, so get there early and be prepared for long wait times for rides.
Karl M
9 September 2018|
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Response from Todd M | Reviewed this property |
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21 August 2018|
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Response from dbbmyrs | Reviewed this property |
I am honestly not sure. Sorry.