Student & Youth Programs and Educational Field Trips at Carowinds

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

The park team is hard at work getting ready for a thrilling 2021 season and we are excited about welcoming guests back! Unfortunately, we are unable to offer any youth educational programming for the spring of 2021, but look forward to the return of our educational programming in the spring of 2022!  Our team is committed to the safety and well-being of our youth guests, and we will continue to work with public health authorities to ensure a safe return to the park. 

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Thank you for your continued loyalty and support during this challenging time, we look forward to seeing you at the park.

When you participate in our youth programs or student field trips, Carowinds becomes your own interactive, state-of-the-art classroom (and the ultimate playground for after class). We’ve worked with leading educators and subject-matter experts to offer the best in content and impact for student learning at all grades and levels. We make learning FUN!

We make learning FUN for your students as they experience our Education Days program with in-park student activities that coincide with a state-approved curriculum available for each park location. We offer fun & affordable packages that will Thrill your entire group!

Do your kids have a talent? Showcase it at one of our performance opportunities. Students can take center stage at our unique performing venues to a ready-made audience of park guests.

What’s more, mealtime for your group can be a breeze when you select our all-inclusive catering services.