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Family-friendly fun awaits at Carowinds amusement park. Wander the grounds to see acrobats, dancers, and entertainers performing around the park before testing your nerve on one of 13 world-class roller coasters. Take break with shows and attractions or cool off at the Carolina Harbor waterpark (admission included in ticket). Thrill seekers can ride the Fury 325 giga-coaster and kids can play at Camp Snoopy or the three-acre kid’s area. 
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    What to Expect
    Visit: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756

    Carowinds comes alive with holiday spirit during WinterFest! Friends and families are treated to an ultimate Christmas event as the park is magically transformed into a winter wonderland - full of enchantment, cheer and classic family fun! See over 5 million shimmering lights, a 70-foot tree and lavish displays as well as live shows and strolling performers to delight guests and spread Christmas cheer. Don’t miss out on the hands-on Christmas activities located throughout the park. A selection of your favorite rides will be open to complete your night of memory making. This year, enjoy an all-new way to experience the holidays with the nightly Wonderland Parade. This larger-than-life holiday event showcases dazzling lights, extravagant floats, talented performers and a special appearance by Santa Claus!

    Buy your Carowinds ticket ahead of time to skip some of the waiting in line and get right to the fun!

    From some of the most thrilling roller coasters in the world to the all-new Camp Snoopy kids area and the regions premier water park, there’s fun for everyone at Carowinds!

    Grab a friend and scream out loud on spine-tingling thrill rides or experience one of 13 world-class roller coasters. Do you dare to ride Fury 325, the worlds tallest and fastest giga coaster; or speed through over 5,000 feet of track on Intimidator. Or ride Vortex, the first stand-up coaster in the South! So many rides to choose from.

    For the younger guests, get ready for an exciting new adventure in the all-new Camp Snoopy! This exciting transformation of the kids’ area will be packed with more thrills, more giggles and more fun than ever before with the addition of six new junior attractions, new amenities and a re-imagined PEANUTS theme with all your favorite characters.

    But the fun doesn't stop there! Get completely soaked – again and again – at Carolina Harbor, the all-inclusive waterpark that is included with your admission ticket (open seasonally). This massive waterpark features everything from giant water slides and wave pools to large play structures and a three-acre kids’ area. From mild to wild, Carolina Harbor is the coolest place to slide, splash, chill and dine.

    Carowinds also hosts a full line-up of entertainment including gravity defying acrobats, roaming acts and dancing-in-the-streets!

    Your memories are waiting. Start your Carowinds adventure today!
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Carowinds
    Duration
    8h
    Inclusions
    • Admission to Carowinds
    • Admission to Carolina Harbor (open seasonally)
    • Entry/Admission - Carowinds
    Exclusions
    • Paid games and other paid attractions
    • Food and beverages (available for purchase)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • The listed price does not include a parking fee
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants under 48 inches tall or 2 years or under are free
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was our second time going to Carowinds Winterfest. We went last year and it was fun, the lights were nice and the entertainment was pretty good. This year they didn’t upgrade anything and the lights were kind of lame with a lot of lights out. If we weren’t season-ticket
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    I would never bring my childern to this park again. If you are disabled and with small childern. Be carefull. The paths are small and over crowding in a small section of the park caused people to push other forward into a crowed not moving after prade. People where not watching
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    Carowinds has a lot to offer families with children of all ages. The rollercoasters in the park are awesome and fun to ride over and over. The waterpark offers a great area to cool off on those hot summer days. Camp Snoopy is a great little area for the younger children to
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    We had a wonderful time in the park. There were a few rollercoasters operating and several other smaller rides active. We both enjoyed the Christmas Spectacular show in the park. It was really nice with the lights and decorations for the holidays. Overall we both enjoyed our
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    Arrived early for Winterfest to see a show. My spouse had surgery recently and cannot walk long distances. We checked with Carowinds in advance and were told wheelchairs are available to rent. All handicapped parking spaces were full...some with no handicapped tags/placards. I
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    By: Carowinds
    3,352 reviews
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    20
    Happy New Year
    celebrated new years with the family, there was a lot for everyone to do from adults to kids. This was one of the
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    Hokiechip
    Roanoke, Virginia
    1237345
    Very Nice Winterfest
    This year, we attended a number of holiday events at the various parks and Carowinds was one of the best.
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    Sam W
    Frederick, Maryland
    20
    Good Christmas fun
    Went an a quick trip and went to Carowinds for Winterfest. Good family fun, park was clean, staff nice. First
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    Jessica E
    152
    Season passholders
    This is our home park. We love it here and have ridden these rides over & over but do not get tired of them at
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    nigh2wl31
    Charlotte, North Carolina
    3714
    Carowinds Winterfest
    This was our second time going to Carowinds Winterfest. We went last year and it was fun, the lights were nice and
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    rxa5976
    Greenville, South Carolina
    90
    Seasonal Getaway
    Doesn't matter if its Scarowinds or a summer wekend getaway.Never a dull moment to wait in line for rides.After
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    ashleymS3200EE
    10
    Safety
    I would never bring my childern to this park again. If you are disabled and with small childern. Be carefull. The
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    TPuyleart
    Charlotte, North Carolina
    20151
    Winterfest Celebration is a Must
    We just moved to Charlotte and have season passes. We enjoy the park for the rides and attractions during normal
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    256richarda256
    Kernersville
    27361
    Went for Winterfest
    My wife and I went here for Winterfest. It was really nice. Not as good as Dollywood but it is cheaper . Price
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    TheAppalachainRogue
    Benton, Tennessee
    339175
    Winterfest was nice
    A limited amount of rides in the park was open but what they had made the visit worth it. My only complaint was
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    Jeffrey S
    Concord, North Carolina
    116
    Family Fun in the Summer
    Carowinds has a lot to offer families with children of all ages. The rollercoasters in the park are awesome and
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    TravisC09
    Grundy, Virginia
    67
    Winterfest
    We had a wonderful time in the park. There were a few rollercoasters operating and several other smaller rides
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    maknmywaythrudworld
    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    3811
    Nice Park but they need more rides that are not roller coasters
    I have been going here since the year they opened and it changes constantly. Lately, they are removing some of the
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    Redfox621-com
    10
    Not a Handicap Friendly Venue
    Arrived early for Winterfest to see a show. My spouse had surgery recently and cannot walk long distances. We
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    739gigis
    Charlotte, United States
    141
    ICE SKATING - NO!!!; WINTERFEST - YES
    Paid extra for myself and 2 adult daughters to go ice skating at WinterFest on Dec. 1st. The skates are made of
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