Plan A Visit

Plan A Visit

Thank you for including Carowinds in your vacation and entertainment plans. Your day at Carowinds will be the most fun you've ever had.  Below is information that will help you plan your visit. 


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Hours, Directions & Park Map

Park hours for Carowinds and Boomerang Bay Waterpark will vary, depending on the time of year.  These times are posted for your convenience on our 2013 Operating Calendar in addition to directions. 





Admission Tickets & Season Passes

The best ticket deals are always found online - you will save big off the full-price gate admission when you buy your tickets in advance. And best yet, you can purchase a 2013 Season Pass and visit Carowinds all season long! 





Trip Tips & About the Area

To make the most of your visit, we suggest checking reading our Trip Tips in advance of your visit. Plus, learn more about the greater Charlotte region by visiting our About the Area section.





Ride Policies and Procedures

Get all of your questions answered about height requirements, restraint systems, weather policies and other important ride safety information. If you're looking for information on which rides your child is tall enough to ride, visit our Rider Height Requirements page for a full listing. Guests with special needs can also find additional information by clicking here.