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Carowinds

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Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
Phone Number: +1 704-588-2600
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10:00 - 22:00
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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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Had good time lines too long but rides were fun food to expensive the price for admission was very pricey

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Scharie N
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Charlotte
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Midland, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The entire park is a blast. Fury 325 is very awesome! Food at the park is good and the prices are not over the top. Good value for the money.

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Thank WileyCoyote13
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I just like e going to carowinds in the summer with my kids they live the new children's side of boomerang bay. We pretty much stayed there the whole day its just perfect for children and family.

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Thank dannythemanny09
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158 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

As far as amusement parks go this is average. Obviously if you are from the area then it is a great amenity to have near. However if you are a visitor or tourist it is nothing special

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Thank Bill C
Charlotte
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had good time lines too long but rides were fun food to expensive the price for admission was very pricey

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Thank Scharie N
Hickory, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We love visiting here about once a year. It is good for a day of fun activities! I recommend going when you are going to see a concert at the park as well. Makes for a long day but FUN!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I grew close up going to Kings Island in Ohio and now live to Kings Dominion in Virginia. Years ago, I checked out Carowinds since I knew it was the third park in the Paramount Parks (those three are now owned by Cedar Fair Entertainment). I loved the fact that it sits in both Carolinas. It's a really nice park... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Good park... worth the discounted price. The food selection and drink price are limited and over priced...bring your own food and drinks.

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Charlotte, NC
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went during a October day to get the most out of our silver passes. My tweens aren't ready for the very scary, and in my opinion, disturbing event that is Scarowinds. (I've chaperoned 8th graders for this and won't do it again. The characters are demented and I was targeted in my group. Not for me.). Daytime in the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with my nieces and nephews for a celebration, it was absolutely amazing and had a great time.

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Thank Isiah B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm from Tennessee and wanted to take my son to ride the tallest Giga rollercoaster in the world. We had a blast, rode the Fury 325 about 10 times. We went in October and there wasn't many people at all, especially from opening to a few hours after. Highly recommended.

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