Media Advisory:
Schlitterbahn New Braunfels & Schlitterbahn Galveston Waterparks Release 2020 Schedule

Schlitterbahn is excited to release the 2020 operating calendar. Both parks plan to open in early spring just in time for guests to enjoy their spring break at Schlitterbahn. Gates open for the Spring season starting on Saturday, February 29th in Galveston and Saturday, March 7th in New Braunfels. Spring Break partial park operating schedules vary by park with New Braunfels open March 7th – 15th, 21st and 22nd, whereas, Galveston will be open for two weeks from March 7th through 22nd in an effort to accommodate the varying Texas school schedules. Galveston remains open on the weekends throughout the Spring while New Braunfels reopens for weekends starting April 11th (parks are also open on April 10th for Good Friday). Full park weekend operations begin on April 25th with partial park dates remaining in New Braunfels only on April 26th and May 3rd. The full 2020 operating schedule is available online at

Upon entry into the parks this Spring, visitors will witness noticeable enhancement. Cedar Fair is investing millions to update and refresh areas of the waterparks, while retaining the valued hospitality, genuine spirit and the heritage of the Schlitterbahn brand that guests have come to appreciate over the years.

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

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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