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December 14


Select Nights November 18 - December 31
December 15

Girl Scout Theatre Arts Day at WinterFest

December 21

The Wacky, Tacky, Cackalacky, Ugly Sweater Party

5:00PM - 10:00PM
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Pre-K Pass

Free 2019 Pre-K Pass

Registration Now Open

Free for ages 3-5 and includes unlimited visits in 2018 AND 2019!

WinterFest Souvenir Mug

WinterFest Souvenir Mug

Just $10.99

Get free hot chocolate refills on your first visit and $1 (tax included) refills when you visit again this season!

2019 Season Passes

2019 Season Passes

Unlimited Visits & Free Parking
in 2018 & 2019

Includes Unlimited Visits to Carowinds, Carolina Harbor, SCarowinds and WinterFest, Free Parking, and more!

Just 8 Easy Payments of $11*

*Initial Payment Required

WinterFest Tickets

As Low As $26

Save up to $13 on WinterFest admission when you buy online!

WinterFest Bring-A-Friend Tickets

WinterFest Bring-A-Friend Tickets

As Low As $20 Each

2018 Gold & Platinum Passholders may bring up to 6 friends to WinterFest as low as $20 each, up to a $19 savings off the front gate price!

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Hear It Here First!

Don't miss what everyone is saying about Carowinds.

North Pole Excursion

Take a trip to Santa's headquarters in North Pole Excursion, NEW at WinterFest! This area of the park is filled with holiday cheer and plenty of opportunities to make family memories. Here's your guide to our newest winter wonderland:
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Holiday Date Night at WinterFest

'Tis the season for romance! If cuddling up by the fire and watching your favorite Christmas movie sounds like your typical holiday date, it's time to change things up. WinterFest is filled with magical experiences for you and your significant other that you won't find anywhere else!
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Every aspect of #MerryWinterfest is an immersive experience! We love it at @Carowinds! -- @CaroFoodBlog
Carowinds is beautiful during Winterfest!! @Carowinds @Lisa_Stryker @contentcaddy @andrewpnielsen @_ashlyn_paige #carowinds -- @popistheman
Franklin 😁😁😁😁😁😁😁 @Carowinds -- @Pantherzfan4lif
THE reason to come to #MerryWinterFest @Carowinds is Pull Apart Cinnamon Bread - $6.99. -- @SuperWeenieHtJr
Take a stroll through the North Pole at Carowinds! @Carowinds #Carowinds #AmazingLooksLike #wearecarolina #MerryWinterfest #CedarFair #WinterFest -- @carowindsphotog
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