Activate your Pass at Carowinds' Drive-Thru Season Pass Processing Event

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Drive-Thru Season Pass Processing
May 1 & May 8, 12-6 PM

Jumpstart the season and save time in line on opening day! Process your Season Pass and/or Pre-K Pass at our convenient drive-thru. Drive to the Toll Plaza in our parking lot on two Saturdays: May 1st and May 8th from 12-6 PM.

Season Pass Online Processing
  • Don’t want to drive to the park to activate your pass? Activate from home on your computer or mobile device here. 
  • It’s easy! Here's our step-by-step video:


Pre-K Pass Processing

During these days you can also process your child's Pre-K Pass. Here's how:

  • Register your child online, you may not register at the event. 
  • After you register your kids, bring them to the park during one of our Drive-Thru Season Pass Processing event days to activate their pass.
  • Make sure to bring your child and a valid birth certificate or passport that shows their age.