Enjoy Carowinds Amusement Park on the Border of South & North Carolina!

Park: 11 AM - 7 PM | Waterpark: 11 AM - 4 PM | View Hours
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Celebrate As One

Extravagant sights, eclectic sounds and delish tastes from all over the world at the all-new Grand Carnivale! July 17- Aug. 1.

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Grand Carnivale

The Carolinas' Premier Entertainment Destination

Carowinds is where the Carolinas come together for fun! For more than 45 years, families and friends choose Carowinds for an AMAZING day the Carolina way. 

Only at Carowinds will you find almost 60 world-class rides, the Carolinas’ best waterpark, live entertainment, Camp Snoopy and downhome Carolina cuisine. Family-friendly special events keep you coming back for new ways to play all season long. At our well-appointed on-site hotel and beautiful campground you can turn your Carowinds stay into a fun getaway.    

From the moment you get here, you’ll see that Carowinds is one of the best places to visit in North Carolina and South Carolina. We’ll see you soon!

Plan Your Getaway Now

Looking for a getaway? Stay where you play! Choose from our on-site SpringHill Suites by Marriott Charlotte at Carowinds or Camp Wilderness Resort with cabins and RV sites. We can also recommend a collection of nearby hotels. Ask about our discount packages for places to stay in Charlotte, NC.

Season-long access, free parking, discounts & more!

Just 5 easy payments of $15 after initial payment. Hurry! Offer ends on June 20.

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