People look for all kinds of signs of spring, but for us, there’s no clearer sign than the re-opening of America’s #1 indoor waterpark – Schlitterbahn Galveston Island. Because around here we look for the bright colors of brand new swimsuits and the smell of sunscreen!

Riding the waves at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island's indoor Torrent River

Riding the waves at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island’s indoor Torrent River

Texas’ Best Heated Indoor Waterpark Open NOW!

The good news the wait is over – Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Indoor Waterpark opens weekends in  March and daily for spring breakers (March 9 through the 17).

It’s an early tropical getaway close to home. Our 70,000 square-foot indoor waterpark offers more than a dozen heated attractions including:

  • four tube slides,
  • three speed slides,
  • three young kids’ activity areas containing a variety of children’s play elements and pint-sized slides,
  • a secluded beach,
  • ,a heated pool and swim up bar,
  • the inland surfing ride, the Boogie Bahn,
  • and the Torrent® tidal wave river.

During our indoor season, guests can enjoy more than a dozen heated climate-controlled attractions between the park hours of 10 am – 5 pm.

Spring break and indoor tickets are available online at the indoor discount (and remember, adventure seekers 2 years old and under are free).

Outdoor Park Opens in April

Tubing the Whitewater at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island

Tubing the Whitewater at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island

We all know summer isn’t that far away in Texas! The good news is that our outdoor areas of the waterpark will be open for weekends beginning April 20 (and we have a bonus full park day on Good Friday, April 19!). Then you can really get your tube time in!

Once the summer season begins in April, we’ve got more than 33 state-of-the-art attractions including:

  • three uphill water coasters, one of which is the World’s Tallest – MASSIV
  • two wave pools,
  • tons of water slides,
  • multiple kids’ playgrounds,
  • Our ever-popular Whitewater River Ride,
  • multiple heated pools and swim up bars,
  • the Boogie Bahn inland surfing ride and
  • the exclusive Transportainment® interconnected river system.

So whatever your flavor of waterpark ride, we’ve got it covered!

New Ride in JUNE

And in June, you know what’s coming? That’s right, the biggest, best new waterpark ride in Texas – Infinity Racers!

Infinity Racers artist rendering with awning

Infinity Racers artist rendering with awning

Memories are priceless, but your waterpark experience is affordable at Schlitterbahn.  Guests are allowed to bring a picnic lunch into the park (no glass or alcohol), and parking, tubes, and lifejackets are free.


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