(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: www.schlitterbahn.com/ccvendors
“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.
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.
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