Tagged: carowinds

Cedar Fair Investing $50 Million in Carowinds

According to the Charlotte Business Journal, Cedar Fair will invest $50 million in its Carowinds park over the next three years. © Carowinds While Cedar Fair has not disclosed specifically what the $50 million will go towards, the investment will bring...

Windseeker for Carowinds in 2012

The 5th park in the Cedar Fair family to receive a Windseeker ride is Carowinds! The park announced today the addition of the 301-foot attraction: “WindSeeker will send riders soaring 301 feet above the park at over 30 miles per...

Announcement Week – Day One Summary

This week is announcement week in the amusement park industry and we’ve had several exciting news items today already. Thorpe Park – The Swarm First up, Thorpe Park officially announced The Swarm today, a B&M Wing Rider coaster, similar to...

Intimidator, Carowinds 2010 coaster

Carowinds announced today plans for their largest investment ever made to open in 2010 – Intimidator, a B&M hyper with a height of 232 feet and speeds of 75 mph. You can read the press release below.   CHARLOTTE, N.C.,...