To purchase tickets:
Charge-by-Phone: 1-800-745-3000
Group Sales: 704-588-2600
Internet Sales: CLICK HERE
Mail Order: Call 704-588-2600 for details.

Season Pass Holders and Group Leaders:
Season Pass and Group discount tickets are sold exclusively at Carowinds' Box Office on operating days or by calling the Carowinds' Call Center at 704-588-2600.

Exclusive VIP Packages Available! Limited Availability!
VIP Platinum Package:
* Ticket in the closest seats
* Commemorative Laminated Pass
* Exclusive Meet & Greet with one of the Artists
(Selected at the time of purchase on a first-come, first-served basis. Exclusions apply.)
* JoyFest T-shirt
* Front of the line pass to one ride
The VIP Platinum packages and information, including the front of the line pass, will be picked between 3-5 p.m.
This will allow the VIP Platinum ticket holders the opportunity to leave the music festival during a set change, ride the most popular ride in the park and get back without hardly missing a beat.

VIP Gold Package:
* Ticket in the closest seats behind the Platinum section
For questions concerning VIP Platinum benefits, please contact:
Luke Ramey - Premier Festivals VIP Platinum Coordinator
615.863.3044 or

For More Information on JoyFest - Charlotte, please go to the park website:

Carowinds will be open from 10am-10pm on the day of the event. Concerts will begin mid afternoon. The artist schedule will be posted the week of the event. Boomerang Bay will be open from 11am-7pm on May 24th!

All performances take place at the Paladium Amphitheatre. Paladium has theater-style, outdoor seating. Seating is reserved.
Event is held rain or shine.