Carowinds and other
North Carolina Attractions

Carowinds and other North Carolina attractions are listed below in alphabetical order.

Adventure Landing

Adventure Landing is chain of small family amusement parks located throughout the U.S. with three locations in North Carolina. All of the parks are open year-round and include an arcade, Go-Karts, laser tag, , bumper boats, batting cages and miniature golf courses.The Gastonia location also includes the “Teddy Bear Factory”.

For more information on these North Carolina amusement parks, please contact:

Adventure Landing
3311 Capital Boulevard
Raleigh, NC 27604

Adventure Landing
2600 East Franklin Boulevard
Gastonia, NC 28056

Adventure Landing
1600 South Stratford Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27103

Bear Track Landing at Great Wolf Lodge

Bear Track Landing is an 80,000-square foot indoor water park located within The Great Wolf Lodge in Concord. This year round facility stays a constant 84 degrees and includes an arcade, spa, and miniature golf course, along with the "Crooked Creek" lazy river and "Beaver Tail Lake" wave pool.

Slides include the "Alberta Falls" and "Lookout Mountain" tube slides, the two "Totem Towers" slides and "Mineshaft" body slide. Other attractions include a family raft ride and the six-story "Howlin' Tornado" funnel slide.

Kids can also have fun at the "Chinook Cove" sports activity pool, as well as the four-story treehouse, "Fort Mackenzie'. This water fort comes complete with a tower, slides, climbing nets and interactive water features. It also includes a four-story dumping bucket that pours 1000 gallons of water several times an hour.

For more information on this North Carolina water park, please contact:

Bear Track Landing
Great Wolf Lodge
10175 Weddington Road
Concord, NC 28027

Burlington Amusement Park

Burlington Amusement Park is a small municipal park that is open March through October. Located within the City Park, it features a few kiddie rides that include an antique carousel, "Red Baron" plane ride along with boat and train rides.

For more information on this North Carolina theme park, please contact:

Burlington Amusement Park
South Church Street
Burlington, NC 27216

Carowinds & Boomerang Bay Water Park

Carowinds is a 108-acre theme park in Charlotte that is a part of the Cedar Fair family of theme parks.

Located on the North and South Carolina border, it is open March through November and features over 60 world-class rides, shows and attractions, including 7 roller coasters, Nickelodeon Central children's area and Boomerang Bay Water Park.

Roller coasters include the "Nighthawk", "Carolina Cyclone" and "Thunder Road" racing coasters along with the "Afterburn" inverted coaster and the "Vortex" stand-up coaster.

Other coasters include the "Hurler" wooden coaster and the Family coasters, "Ricochet" and "Carolina Goldrusher" mine train.

Other thrill rides include the "Xtreme Skyflyer" and "Drop Tower" and the "Scream Weaver" gondolas and "Southern Star" Viking ship.

Water rides include the "WhiteWater Falls" flume ride and the "Rip Roarin' Rapids" raft ride. Family rides include the "Yo-Yo", "Kaleidoscope" and "Dodge 'Ems" bumper cars. Other family attractions include "Scooby Doo's Haunted Mansion" and the "SpongeBob SquarePants - 3D" movie.

Nickelodeon Central children's area features meet and greets with favorite Nickelodeon characters as well as 16 rides and attractions. It includes the three kiddie coasters, "Rugrats Runaway Reptar", Hey Arnold's Taxi Chase" and the "Fairy Odd Coaster". Other attractions include the "Backyardigans Swing-A-Long", "Little Bill's Cruisers" and the "Wild Thornberrys River Adventure".

Boomerang Bay is a 20-acre water Aussie themed park that is included with the price of admission. Attractions include the "Crocodile Run" lazy river, zero-entry "Kookaburra Bay" lagoon and "Bondi Beach" and "Great Barrier Reef" wave pools. Slides include the "Awesome Aussie Twisters" and four slides of the "Pipeline Peak" slide complex. Other slides include the "Sydney Sidewinder" and the "Platypus Plunge" tube slides and the "Down Under Thunder" raft ride.

The water park also features three children's play areas that include the "Kangaroo Lagoon" kiddie activity pool and the zero-entry Wallaby Wharf" toddler play pool. Kids will also enjoy the "Jackeroo Landing" interactive water playground with multi-level climbing structure, pipe falls, bubblers and tipping bucket.

For more information on this North Carolina theme park, please contact:

Carowinds & Boomerang Bay Water Park
14523 Carowinds Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28273

Celebration Station

Celebration Station is a small amusement park that is open year-round and includes an arcade, Go-Karts, batting cages, bumper boats, and a miniature golf course.

For more information on this North Carolina theme park, please contact:

Celebration Station
4315 Big Tree Way
Greensboro, NC 27409

The Factory

The Factory is a 60,000 square-foot indoor amusement center that is open year round. Attractions include a Go Kart track and indoor/outdoor miniature golf courses along with an arcade and laser tag arena. Other attractions include a children's soft play area with inflatable slide, carousel and foam factory.

For more information on this North Carolina theme park, please contact:

The Factory
1024 Georgia Road
Franklin, NC 28734

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