Media Advisory:
Schlitterbahn Galveston Indoor Waterpark Season Closing Early to Get Park Improvements Underway

The Schlitterbahn Galveston indoor waterpark is closing for the remainder of the 2019 season beginning Monday, November 18th – this is approximately seven (7) weeks earlier than usual – to allow for an early start to expected capital improvement projects. The last day of operation this season will now be Sunday, November 17th. Details of the early closure and the expected capital improvements can be seen at

About Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resort:

Voted the World’s Best Waterpark for 22 years in a row, Schlitterbahn provides a staggering variety of river rides, waterslides, and adventures from mild to wild. Schlitterbahn is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a publicly traded partnership and one of the largest regional amusement-resort operators in the world. The company owns and operates 11 amusement parks, two outdoor water parks, one indoor water park and four hotels. For more information, see

Guests with questions can go to Schlitterbahn Information.

Are any employees being laid off because of this early closure? If so, what will happen to them? We expect approximately 10-15 seasonal associates will be affected, and our HR team will address each of them on a one-on-one basis.

Please contact Aaron Martinez, Marketing Manager, with any questions.

Galveston Media Contact:
Aaron Martinez – (409) 572-2001 –

New Braunfels Media Contact:
Angela Lackey Flournoy – (830) 743-1520 –

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