Contact Youth Sales
Monday - Friday
9AM - 5PM
Seminar begins at 10:00 am. If this session fills, more sessions will be added.
Join in a conversation regarding the latest marketing trends from tourism to consumer marketing. A panel of special guests will share their knowledge about research, advertising, digital/social media and give tips to your students on how to prepare for their career. You can also have some fun and participate in the Marketing Day commercial creation contest. Visit the Marketing Day Commerical Contest page for more information and submission form. The winning school will receive a check for $500!
Marketing Day Commercial Contest
Create a 30-second commercial focusing on our new kid's area, Camp Snoopy, for a chance to win a grand prize!
11AM - 2PM
Enjoy a buffet of Fried Chicken, Hot Dogs, Mac & Cheese, Salad, Corn, Potato Chips, Chocolate Chip Cookies, and Soft Drinks.
Buffet & All-Day Drinks
11AM - 2PM
Add a full day of free refills on drinks to a buffet of Fried Chicken, Hot Dogs, Mac & Cheese, Salad, Corn, Potato Chips, Chocolate Chip Cookies and Soft Drinks.
Marketing Day Agenda
- 9:00 Park Opens
- 10:00 Program starts in Harmony Hall-Introduction
- 10:10 Panel discussion begins
- 10:40 Q&A
- 10:55 Winner of Marketing Day contest announced
- 11:00 Session End – enjoy the day in the Park
This marketing panel and interactive discussion will be moderated by Nakesha Dawson, Marketing & Horticulture Pathway Lead for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools. Panel members from several disciplines will share their knowledge and help your students understand different roles and how to plan now for a marketing career.
Panel members include:
- Daniel Billey with the American Marketing Association
- Rashana Anderson, Sr. Client Services Manager with Bridgetree
- Jack Stevenson, Director of Consumer Demand Marketing with Carowinds
- Jennifer Grabenstetter, Executive Director, Global Marketing with Sealed Air
- Dino Rhodes, AVP, Integrated and Digital Marketing and Analytics at Atrium Health
Please plan to be at the park around 9:00 AM to allow time to park, get into the park and make your way to Harmony Hall.
Unless otherwise noted, all ticket orders (admission and meal) must be pre-paid ten (10) days prior to your visit to allow sufficient time to process your order. Orders received less than seven (7) days prior to your visit will be held at the North Gate Admission Services (Will Call) for pick-up. Season Pass holders do not count toward your group size.
Admission tickets, meal tickets, and bottomless soda wristbands are non-refundable. No rain checks are offered.
Payment must be made via school check, money order (payable to "Carowinds”) or credit card (MasterCard, VISA, American Express and Discover accepted). Unfortunately, personal checks or purchase orders are not accepted.
All school checks will be processed through Telecheck for approval. If declined, another method of payment will be requested.
Chaperones: one (1) chaperone admission ticket will be given for every fifteen (15) admission tickets purchased, unless otherwise noted. Complimentary chaperone tickets do not include picnic meal or bottomless soda wristbands.
Bus Parking and Driver Admission
Bus parking is free. Bus drivers will receive a complimentary admission ticket when presenting their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) at the Group Sales building, located at the North Gate Admission Services window (does not include picnic meal or bottomless soda wristbands).