One staycation idea for the months of September and October is the Scarowinds event at Carowinds theme park. This is their version of the Halloween Haunt event that’s put on by all of their other sister theme parks. This year Scarowinds opens September 14th and runs all the way to October 27th. During the Scarowinds event, the Carowinds theme park is transformed into horror mazes, scare zones, and live shows featuring the creatures of the night and Halloween style musicals. This is one of the best Halloween attractions in the Carolinas. Now before you purchase your tickets, you may want to take a moment to read the tips below. They should help you to save a little extra money on your total admission costs. In addition to that you should also find a listing of the latest known coupons for the Scarowinds event listed below as well for even more savings!
Tips & Coupons
- If you are purchasing your Scarowinds tickets online, look for promo codes. You will see a link at the top of the ticket ordering page. Click there and then enter the code. Click GO and if your promo code is valid you should then see your discount automatically applied. Try entering the code: WAKEMED to get $25 off your admission to Scarowinds.
- Sunday is the best day to visit Scarowinds. Admission is cheaper. At last check you save $28 on your admission on Sundays. There are also early bird discounts for visits during the first two weekends. You can save $23 per ticket this way. Visit on Fridays and you can save $13 off your admission.
- If you are a member of a credit union in North Carolina, South Carolina, or Georgia, check to see if they offer any discounted tickets to Scarowinds. They will usually provide you with a code that you enter in the corporate code box on the online ticket purchase page.
- Check with both the local Burger King as well as Harris Teeter. These are corporate partners of Carowinds and usually offer coupons and discounts for Carowinds admission, including the Scarowinds Halloween Haunt event.
- Give blood to the American Red Cross and you will get a free admission ticket to Scarowinds. This program is called Feed the Vamps and is only available for a limited time. Check with your local American Red Cross for more information regarding this promotion.
- If you get a 2014 gold or platinum season pass you will get free admission to the 2013 Scarowinds event.