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Charlotte is truly a dynamic destination for student groups.  It’s warm, welcoming and packed with exciting attractions, historical sites, museums, NASCAR racing and sports venues.


If you want the thrill of performing in front of the masses, Carowinds is ready to welcome you!  Band, choral and orchestra students have access to unique, on-site venues and nationally known adjudicators when they perform in the Festival of Music.  Of course, students will love spending time in the park as well.

Biltmore Estate

Explore the magnificent country estate of George and Edith Vanderbilt.  Built in 1889, the estate is an exquisite nod to the French Renaissance style.  It boasts 35 bedrooms, 43 bathrooms and 65 fireplaces in a space more than four acres large.  It’s an incredible nod to the wealthy and elegant of the time.  Students will love scouting the home and grounds, which are available for touring, hiking, riding and more.

Charlotte Motor Speedway

Get your motor running at the Charlotte Motor Speedway where you can tour the track, go behind the scenes or participate in STEM programs designed to challenge and engage.  Students will love the pulsing energy and excitement of a professional speedway!


Our itineraries are just a starting point for your adventure.  We work directly with you to create a student trip that’s perfect for your group.  If you want a unique performance or learning experience, we make it happen. Do you need to change days or add an attraction? Consider it done! If you just need a trip planner that gives you great options, we have you covered. Our promise is always travel beyond expectations!


Day 1:     

Arrive in Charlotte and meet your “full-scope” tour director, a seasoned pro who will handle the details of your trip.  Then cruise over to the Charlotte Motor Speedway for a behind-the-action tour of the facility, followed by high-octane fun at the NASCAR SpeedPark.  Check in at the hotel before enjoying dinner at Mario’s Pizza (included in your trip cost).


Day 2:     

Start the day with a hearty breakfast (included) and head out to Carowinds for fun and thrills.  Once there, wow the crowds as you perform on a Carowinds stage.  Grab a bite at the park (included) before departing for  home.

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I have been traveling with Kaleidoscope for 19 years and still continue to be impressed by their expertise and willingness to go the extra mile to make my trip a success!

Christy Hauert

Our trip was a great success! Everything was well throughout and organized. I am very pleased with the level of care that went in to our trip becoming a success. Thank you!

Darcie Bishop

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