Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts

(Corpus Christi, TX    March 13, 2013)  – On Tuesday, March 19, Schlitterbahn will hold a Vendor/Supplier conference from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at Padre Isles Country Club for businesses interested in working on the 65-acre project.  Schlitterbahn has established an online form for vendors to provide information at this link:

“We’ve been impressed by the incredible support and enthusiasm from citizens in Corpus Christi,” said Jeff Henry, owner of Schlitterbahn. “As we continue construction, we expect to utilize local vendors for a variety of services.”  Schlitterbahn plans on opening Summer of 2014.
Schlitterbahn’s Waterpark and Resort in Corpus Christi will launch with Schlitterbahn’s signature attractions including a Torrent Tidal Wave River, a river system that allows guests to float along a wave-filled river; swim-up bars; beaches; and of course, a Boogie Bahn, the world’s best inland surfing ride; as well as on-site lodging.  Details on specific rides, prices, and timing will be shared in the coming months.

About Schlitterbahn:
Family-owned and operated, Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts has been a leader in family-friendly water-based entertainment since 1979.  The company operates four parks: Schlitterbahn Beach Resort and Waterparks, South Padre Island, TX; Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, Galveston Island, TX; Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark, Kansas City, KS; and Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Resort and Waterpark, New Braunfels, TX, all of which offer family amenities that include free parking and free inner tubes. Guests are also welcome to bring a family picnic basket, excluding alcohol and glass containers, into the parks.

Media Contact: Winter D. Prosapio
Corporate Director of Communications
& Government Relations