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2016 Spring SP

Things to Do


Premiere Entertainment Destination of the Carolinas


Carowinds is the premier entertainment destination of the Carolinas. For more than 40 years, we've been helping families build traditions and make memories. From the moment you enter, you'll be surrounded by Carolina hospitality, authentic regional cuisine and family-friendly fun. From world-class rides and the all new Carolina Harbor waterpark to live shows and Planet Snoopy - our goal is to provide you with the best day ever! 

Thrill Rides
Thrill Rides
Known by many as the Thrill Capital of the Southeast, Carowinds offers a variety of thrill rides that families and adrenaline junkies can both appreciate. With 13 world-class roller coasters and many other scream-worthy rides, there's never a dull moment!
Planet Snoopy
Planet Snoopy
Planet Snoopy features an elaborate collection of PEANUTS-themed rides and attractions for every age, including three roller coasters, live shows, gift shops and meet-and-greet opportunities with your favorite pals from the PEANUTS gang.
Family Rides
Family Rides
For over 40 years, families have been building traditions and making memories at Carowinds. With family-friendly rides like Boo Blasters on Boo Hill, Carolina Skytower and Rip Roarin' Rapids, there's something for everyone!
Carolina Harbor Waterpark
Carolina Harbor Waterpark
Two parks, one price! Enjoy the splashtastics fun of the all new Carolina Harbor waterpark. In addition to revamping former Boomerang Bay attractions, Carolina Harbor brings many new attractions and amenities geared for families and thrill seekers alike. Splash the day away in the largest waterpark in the Carolinas!
Dinosaurs Alive
Dinosaurs Alive
Dinosaurs Alive! offers not only the excitement of a tail thrashing, clawing and roaring exhibition with more than 30 life-sized, moving animatronic dinosaurs, but the opportunity for guests of all ages to actively engage in a unique learning experience.
Dining
Dining
As you likely know, the Carolinas are all about food, and Carowinds only serves up the very best. From tasty treats and quick snacks to authentic Carolina fare, you'll enjoy delicious dining options throughout the park.
Live Entertainment
Live Entertainment
Included in the price of admission, Carowinds has a spectacular live entertainment line-up that everyone in your family will enjoy - including the all new Cirque Imagine! Sit back and let our entertainers amaze and delight!
Special Events
Special Events
From food festivals and live music to kids activities and "dine-in" movies, you'll be amazed and entertained with our 2016 Special Events line-up!