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American Heroes Weeks

August 14 - August 27, 2017

Members of the Military, Police, Firefighters & EMTs are admitted FREE during this special week as a salute to our troops and public safety officers.

Tickets for Spouses and Dependents are available for 50% off the gate price.
On the day of your visit, simply show your military ID or proof of employment at the park entrance to receive a complimentary wristband valid for admission on that day. At the same time, you may purchase tickets for your spouse and dependents for 50% off the prevailing gate price on the day of your visit.
Military ID’s eligible for FREE tickets include:

  • Active Duty
  • Retiree
  • Veteran
  • Reservist
  • Department of Defense (DOD)

Military Dependent ID’s are not valid for free admission. The eligible member of the military may purchase tickets for their spouses and dependents for 1/2 price at the park entrance on the day of their visit.

Police, Firefighters and EMTs must bring proof of employment (pay stub, badge, employee ID, etc.) to show at the park entrance to receive their free admission. At that time, they may purchase tickets for their spouses and dependents for 1/2 price.

American Heroes Week Operating Schedule

Galveston Island

  • August 14 - 20 & 26 - 27, 2017— Full Park Open
  • August 21 - 25, 2017 — Schlitterbahn LITE; limited attraction availability; Blastenhoff & Surfenburg sections closed; gate price reduced.

Questions? Contact Group Sales