Happy Fall, y’all! It’s the 50th Anniversary of It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, and Carowinds is celebrating in with the ultimate fall festival – The Great Pumpkin Fest! This is the QC’s BEST fall festival of the season!
The Great Pumpkin Fest is the day version of Carowinds’ Halloween festivities. Every weekend day, you can go to Carowinds’ Great Pumpkin Fest, which takes place every Saturday and Sunday now through October 30th inside Carowinds’ Planet Snoopy. During the daytime, they transform Planet Snoopy into a street party of Halloween fun for kids and their families.
The Great Pumpkin Fest has Halloween-themed shows, attractions and interactive activities throughout the day. If you have been to Carowinds before, then you know Planet Snoopy has 13 amazing rides that are perfect for your younger kids. In addition to the rides, the Great Pumpkin Fest offers many Halloween-themed activities such as:
– Sleeping Giant
– Petting Zoo
– Hay Bale Maze
– Mumpkin Patch (kids choose their own mumpkin (mini-pumpkin) to decorate and take home as a spooktacular keepsake)
– Pig-Pen’s Foam Zone
– Peter the Talking Pumpkin
– Color Station
– Midway Games
The Great Pumpkin Fest runs Saturdays & Sundays now through October 30th. Halloween activities are from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Click here to view complete park hours.
The Smarty Pants Carowinds Great Pumpkin Fest Giveaway!
Y-O-U could win a family 5-pack of tickets to The Great Pumpkin Fest! This is a $170 value! We’ll pick our lucky winner on Thursday, 10/13, simply do the following:
1) Leave a comment below about what your kids are going to be for Halloween – REQUIRED. Make sure you include your full name and working email address in your CSP profile so we can contact you as a winner.
2) Sign up for our enewsletter – REQUIRED.
3) Bonus Entry: Share this post on facebook & instagram. Tag your besties and @charlottesmartypants & @carowinds in hopes that one of you will win!
4) Bonus Entry: Share your best Halloween costume on CSP’s instagram with #CharlotteSmartyPantsCarowindsGiveaway.
We’ll pick our lucky winners on Thursday, October 13th in the CSP newsletter (so don’t forget to subscribe:-). Boo y’all!