Carowinds is one of the most popular destinations in North Carolina for families, single travelers, and friend groups to spend an entire day or weekend in high spirits! Featuring over 60 amazing and breathtaking rides, an infamous waterpark, live music and entertainment, Cam Snoopy for little kids, and typical Southern cooking, it is no wonder that Carowinds North Carolina is a MUST visit on everyone’s travel itinerary! As soon as you arrive at Carowinds, you will see why it is considered one of the best spots on the entire East Coast.
Carowinds offers incredible rides and rollercoasters that are going to take your breath away — literally. Check out Fury 325, a world-renowned rollercoaster that features incredible twists, turns, and drops that are going to have you on the edge of your seat for the entire time.
Plus, you can check out other fun rides, like Air Racers, Barracuda Blasters, Beagle Scout Acres, Blackbeard’s Revenge, Boo Blaster on Boo Hill, Boogie Board Racer, and Camp Bus for younger kids. This amusement park makes sure to include a wide range of rides and attractions for children of all ages!
In the mood to put on your bathing suit and get wet? Well, head to the Carolina Harbor Waterpark to soak in the giant wave pools, race your way down the large water slides, and hold on for dear life as you paddle along on the Boogie Board Racer ride! No matter what you are in the mood for, whether it is a chill day on the lazy river or an adrenaline-pumping time on a fast and exciting slide, Carowinds Charlotte, NC has it all.
Feeling a bit hungry after walking around Carowinds for the entire day? We don’t blame you! Head to one of the many restaurants, cafes, stalls, vendors, or bars to get a snack or drink and curb your hunger. We recommend checking out some easy to-go options, like Auntie Anne’s Pretzels or Beach Bites for a snack, or Blue Ridge Country Kitchen or Boathouse Bites for a hearty meal that is going to keep you full all day long.
You can’t go wrong with a fun-filled day trip to Carowinds during your upcoming excursion to North Carolina. Plus, staying in one of our homes from Carolina Getaway Cabins is going to make it nice and relaxing to come back home, curl up on the couch, and snuggle after a long day out and about on roller coasters and water slides!