FREE: Schlitterbahn Waterparks Celebrates American Heroes


Members of the Military, Police, Firefighters & EMTs are admitted FREE during this special week to all Schlitterbahn Waterparks!

Monday, May 27, 2019 – Sunday, June 2, 2019

Members of the Military, Police, Firefighters & EMTs are admitted FREE during this special week to all Schlitterbahn Waterparks.

Tickets for spouses and dependent children are available for 40% off the gate price. Get more info with the American Heroes FAQ.

On the day of your visit, simply show your military ID or proof of employment at the park entrance to receive a complimentary wristband valid for admission on that day. The eligible member of the military may purchase tickets for their spouses and dependents* for 40% off at the park entrance on the day of their visit.

Military ID’s eligible for FREE tickets include: Active Duty, Retiree, Veteran, Reservist, Department of Defense (DOD). Police, Firefighters and EMTs should bring proof of employment (pay stub, badge, employee ID, etc.).

Prices, Hours & Attraction Availability Vary By Day

*Military Dependent ID’s are not valid for free or discounted admission or resort stays.

Sunday, June 16, 2019
Free admission ticket for dads when one full price ticket is purchased. Valid at front gate only. June 16, 2019 only.

Schlitterbahn Waterpark Galveston features the most exciting collection of water rides in Texas. Your family will be thrilled by the large collection of thrilling water slides, wave rivers, and water coasters. Longer rides, more thrilling slides, always free parking and picnics welcome. Galveston is a great destination for families, friends, and large groups to play together.

A one-mile river connects three distinct sections of Schlitterbahn in Galveston. The water park is home to four high thrill speed slides including Rohr!, Cliffhanger, and the immersive Screaming Serpents body slide. Surfenburg has raft rides and water coasters with great picnic pavilions, and the Tiki Tikes Kids Area for kids of all ages. The world’s TALLEST water coaster, MASSIV Monster Blaster, can be found in Blastenhoff with a wave pool, Shipwreck Harbor, and a swim-up bar.

Schlitterbahn Waterpark is currently open Saturday-Sunday May 4th-5th 10am-6pm. They will open May 10th-12th 10am-7pm. Starting May 17th, the park is open daily through August 25th.

Tickets range from $21 and up and are available at

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