Experience the best of both Carolinas during State Line Celebration with the digital event guide and tasting menu!
Come to the Carolina state line for Carolina-style food, brews and fun
Did you know that Carowinds is the nation’s only amusement park that spans two states? Yep, the North Carolina / South Carolina line runs right down the middle of the park! Did you also know that our all-new State Line Celebration event is springtime’s hot spot for things to do in Charlotte with the Carolinas’ best food, brews, live music and fun?
Bring your friends and family to our one-of-a-kind Charlotte event featuring everything that makes the Carolinas home. Everyone will find their new favorite eats, drinks and ways to create lifelong memories—Carolina style.
State Line Celebration Tasting Card
Save up to 29% per taste by purchasing a Tasting Card!
Explore the flavors of the Carolinas with a State Line Celebration Tasting Card. Choose from either six (6) or nine (9) food tastings of your choice.
- Six (6) Tastings: $39.99
- Nine (9) Tastings: $59.99
State Line Celebration food locations open at 1:00 PM on event dates.
Beverages sold separately. Not valid for park admission. Tasting Card is valid multiple visits during the State Line Celebration event.
State Line Celebration Vacation Package
Select Dates Saturday, April 9 to Sunday, May 8
Experience the all-new State Line Celebration at Carowinds with an overnight stay at Carowinds' Camp Wilderness Resort. The State Line Celebration vacation package includes:
- One-night stay at Carowinds' Camp Wilderness Resort
- Single-day Carowinds admission for each registered guest
- One (1) State Line Celebration Tasting Card, which includes six (6) tastes
The State Line Celebration vacation package is only available for reservations during the following event dates: April 8 - April 17, April 22 - April 24, April 30 - May 1, and May 6 - May 8.
State Line Celebration Activities
Experience Carolina Food
Foodies rejoice! In addition to tasting delicious Carolina-style eats and drinks, you can learn how to create Insta-worthy pics of them in our fun foodie photography lessons. Plus, join us for our unique State Line Farm Table food and music experience.
Listen to Great Music
Our Carolina ROCKS! band turns out a playlist of Carolina artists like James Taylor and Hootie and the Blowfish. Brew Beatz drummers brew up a high-energy experience. Our Carolina Roots acoustic duo delivers an upbeat, interactive show.
Check out our Paper Airplane Challenge, Carowinds 500 “stock car race” for kids, a basketball shootout and yard games. Test your Carolina trivia with our super fans who know everything about the Tarheel and Palmetto states.
The shag is South Carolina’s official dance, so bring your dancing shoes and grab a partner for our mini shag dance-a-thon. For a slower pace, join us for miniature golf, which was developed in Pinehurst, North Carolina. How many holes-in-one can you get?
Get Artsy and Crafty
Bring your artsy side to color a larger-than-life mural of the Carolinas. Tell your friends all about your great time at State Line Celebration in a Carolina-themed postcard you can decorate and mail when you get home.