Sunday, March 19, 2006
New Happenings at Paramount's Carowinds
Paramount's Carowinds has been in the theme park news quiet a bit lately. Here is a brief update on what 's happening for the 2006 season. The biggest news at Paramount's Carowinds over the winter was most likely the updating of the parks water park. Formerly known as WaterWorks, the new name of the park will be Boomerang Bay. The water park will have an Australian theme and contain several new rides including an interactive beach lagoon, and a two-person tube slide. Carowinds will also be home to a new film in their Action F/X Theater. This film will be based upon several Hanna-Barbera characters such as Scooby-Doo, The Jetsons, and The Flinstones. The final bit of Carowinds news is the reopening of their campground, named Camp Wilderness Resort. These campgrounds will included air-conditioning, wireless internet, discounted park tickets available, and a swimming pool among other new features. Paramount's Carowinds is located on the North Carolina- South Carolina border, near Charlotte, NC.