This year, the holiday fun doesn’t stop when Christmas ends! Carowinds is offering a brand-new way to celebrate New Year’s Eve with a family-friendly alternative, New Year’s Eve at WinterFest!
Join Larry Sprinkle, Brad Panovich, and Brooke Katz from WCNC as they broadcast LIVE from New Year’s Eve at WinterFest!
Charlie Brown’s New Year’s Eve Celebration with Diamond River
Holiday Hall | 10PM - 1AM
Down home roots with a modern edge describes this vocal powerhouse of a band. Spanning the decades with a special emphasis on country, classic rock and current hits, Diamond River is for folks looking for something on the less traditional side while still appealing to a vast range of age groups. Guests will be dancing in Holiday Hall all night long!
The Tannenbaum’s Tinsel Town Christmas Countdown with Hot Sauce
Tinsel Town | 10:15PM - 1AM
With a song list spanning several decades' worth of hits - from soulful Motown, to chic disco, driving rock, and today’s modern hits - Hot Sauce provides the soundtrack to your perfect New Year’s Eve celebration.
Snoopy’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Party with Diverse Groove
Celebration Plaza | 10:30PM - 1AM
Known nationwide for their high-energy and first-class showmanship, this band provides an unmatched non-stop show from the second they hit Plaza Stage. Truly living up to their name, Diverse Groove performs every genre of music. Their song list includes Top 40, Beach music, Motown, R&B, Rock, Dance, and Reggae. You name it, they play it!
Parties and Experiences
Peanuts’™ Dance Party
Camp Theater | 10PM - 12AM
Join the PEANUTS gang for a kids dance party. The group will celebrate New Year’s Eve with countdowns to 11PM and midnight.
Polar Pop Dance Party
County Fair | 10PM - 12AM
The midway will be filled with merriment as guests groove to the beat! Enjoy top pop hits played at the County Fair stage and a sensational location to watch the fireworks display at midnight.
As the clock strikes Midnight, ring in 2019 with a BANG.
Note: North Pole Excursion will be closed for the evening to prepare for the fireworks display.
Hats & Horns
Holiday Hall Patio & Tinsel Town Treasures | 10:45PM - Until
Party hats & horns will be distributed at Holiday Hall Patio and Tinsel Town Treasures beginning at 10:45PM, while supplies last.