Harry Potter Strikes Again

From a successful book series to a successful movie series and then on to a successful themed area in an amusement park, few have captivated people around the world like Harry Potter. In early Summer 2010, Islands of Adventure opened a new themed area, Wizarding World of Harry Parter –… Continue reading

Carowinds announces the world’s tallest and fastest giga coaster

I awoke early yesterday morning In the northeast to a fury of activity and quickly caught a south-bound airplane. The park is getting ready for their big announcement as my plane approaches Charlotte International Airport. With some careful planning and a little bit of luck, I arrived with 15 minutes… Continue reading

Carowinds In Bloom

Carowinds In Bloom

Carowinds debuted a new festival this year featuring food, thousands of flowers, bluegrass, and other festivities for people of all ages.  Carowinds In Bloom takes place in the Carolina Showplace area of the park daily from now through April 20th.  This festival is included with your park admission. From noon… Continue reading