CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Carowinds theme park is extending their "military days" to June 30-July 8 this year.
During military days, any active, inactive or retired member of the United States military with valid military I.D., including discharge papers can get free admission to the park.
Members of the military community can also purchase discounted tickets online for friends and family.
In addition to free and discounted tickets, the park will host a color guard ceremony with a presentation of colors representing each branch of the military near the Plaza Stage at noon on July 3.
On July 4, the park will host a "Celebrate America Fireworks Show" above the state line. The show will start at 9:30 p.m.