JoyFest is the premier Gospel Music Festival in two locations – Carowinds in Charlotte, NC and Kings Dominion in Doswell, VA. These annual summertime festivals feature some of the best Gospel music artists in the nation. In years past, JoyFest has hosted Kirk Franklin, Marvin Sapp, Fred Hammond and more! The 2019 artist lineup features Jonathan McReynolds, Koryn Hawthorne and Kymberli Joye! JoyFest will round out the day with Mr. Talkbox, a multi-talented singer and emcee, and Egypt Speaks, a spoken word artist.