Carowinds Homeschool Days

Wow – It’s Homeschool Days at Carowinds again! Check it out !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Merit K

Home School Days
August 12
Group Tickets Available

Featuring guest speaker Lisa Whelchel

Ms. Whelchel is perhaps best known for her starring role as Blair Warner on NBC’s The Facts of Life and currently home schools her three children. 

In addition to Ms. Whelchel special activities include an exclusive behind the scene look at the many careers needed to create Fun! Watch a creative 35-minute DVD on how Carowinds utilizes all 16 of the career clusters in operating the Carolina’s premier destination for family entertainment.

During the movie, be on the lookout for “Mindbugs” or Misconceptions in Science and Math. Use our map to locate the “Square Foot Traveling Scientists” to help debunk the Misconceptions.

10:00am – 2:00pm Usborne Book Vendor ~ Carowinds Theater Plaza Area
10:00am – 10:35am “Tour of Misconceptions” ~ Carowinds Theater
10:30am – 1:00pm Traveling Square Foot Scientists at selected rides:
Drop Tower
After Burn
Thunder Road
10:45am – 11:20am “Tour of Misconceptions” ~ Carowinds Theater
11:00am – 11:45am

“Let’s Talk About Homeschooling” with guest speaker Lisa Whelchel ~ Putz Headquarters

11:30am – 12:05pm “Tour of Misconceptions” ~ Carowinds Theater
1:15pm – 2:00 pm “Let’s Talk About Homeschooling” with guest speaker Lisa Whelchel ~ Putz Headquarters


Order online tickets NOW!


Advanced Ticket Price – (Tickets purchased by August 11, 2009) – Via Web, Information Center & Mail

  • Any guest over 48” tall in shoes –$26.50
  • Jr/Sr ticket price – $20.99

1 complimentary ticket* per each 15 paid admission tickets purchased

  • All-You Can Eat Picnic Meal — $10.50
  • All-You-Can-Eat Picnic Meal & Bottomless Soda Wristband** —$16.50


Day of Ticket Price – (Tickets purchased at the gate on August 12 & any reservation not paid for prior to August 11, 2009)

  • Home School Youth Ticket (Individuals 48” or taller; 18 years of age or younger) – $29.99
  • Home School JR/SR Ticket (Individuals under 48”; Ages 3+) – $21.99
  • Home School Chaperone – (Individuals 48” or taller; 19 years of age or older) $31.99
  • All-You-Can-Eat Picnic Meal –$12.00

*No complimentary tickets with day of ticket orders
**Bottomless Soda Wristbands cannot be purchased at the gate.

All-You-Can-Eat-Meal is served from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM in the Plaza 2 Picnic Pavilion and features a tasty meal of: Fried Chicken, Hot Dogs, Baked Beans, Potato Chips, Cookies & Coca Cola products

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Hi - I am a WAHM and Editor for The Homeschool Journal, and the online news outlet, Homeschool-ology. I am a former classroom teacher and currently a Home Educator. I serve as President of Friends of the Davie County Public Library, 501 c.3 , the adult adviser for the Piedmont Future Filmmakers Club and Wardrobe Warriors. I am a 4-H Volunteer. My lifestyle includes natural and simple living, organic gardening, reading, art, music, and my family!

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