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Carowinds Performance in the Park

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Carowinds Student and Youth Performance in the Park
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Performance in the Park

Offered Throughout the Season

$34/person ($5 for Season Passholders)

Reward the hard work of your marching band or performance group with a unique performing opportunity AND a day of rip-roaring FUN at Carowinds! Our Performance in the Park program is a superb chance for your students to share their talents in an exciting, yet relaxed environment with thousands of spectators. Your group members become the center of attention as they march down the midways or perform on one of our outdoor stages. 

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Program Details

Performing groups must consist of at least fifteen (15) members and must be pre-approved prior to arrival. All groups must be performing for educational purposes.

Groups will perform at a designated location or march/perform along a designated route within the park.

All performance members must be dressed in appropriate performance wardrobe. 

Ticket Policy

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 Policy

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.

Chaperone Tickets

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).