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You are invited to schedule your visit through our online reservations system.
Please note that your preferred visit date may not be available.


When You Arrive

Our reopening plan calls for new arrival processes to prepare everyone for a safe and successful day at the park. Here’s what you will see and experience when you arrive at Schlitterbahn Waterparks:

  1. Find FREE PARKING, as always at Schlitterbahn.
  2. As soon as you exit your vehicle, go ahead and put on your face mask and keep it on while you enter the park. Stay safe! Guests who arrive prior to their reservation time may be asked to wait in their car to help control entry flow. We encourage guests to arrive at the time of their reservation and not prior to it.
  3. Find the Health Assessment Station located outside admission lines. You’ll pass through a thermal screening tent where your temperature will be read. If anyone in your party has a temperature of 100.4°F / 38°C or higher, you will be directed to return home and a team member will help reschedule your visit.
  4. At the gate, proceed through metal detection. Security personnel will sanitize their hands, wear gloves, and wipe down the tables during bag and cooler checks. Guests will be asked to remove contents as needed so security can inspect each bag and cooler without contact. No glass or alcohol please.
  5. At our admissions booths our team will scan your season pass or ticket, your reservations voucher and let the fun begin!

For everyone’s safety, all associates working in the park must complete a health assessment and temperature check each day before reporting to work as well. We’re all in this together!


Frequently Asked Questions

Are masks required at the park?

Face coverings are required for entry into the park, in food and beverage lines, bars, merchandise locations, restroom facilities, and as you exit the park. Face masks are encouraged while walking throughout the park. For your safety, we ask that you remove face coverings when experiencing water attractions or pools. Face coverings are not required while waiting in line for water attractions, nor for guests under the age of two-years-old.

A cloth mask, a disposable mask, a neck gaiter or a bandana all qualify as a face covering. 

What happens if I do not have a reservation when I come to the park?

All guests who are visiting the park are required to have a reservation for a date and time prior to arriving at the park. It is highly recommended for all guests to secure a reservation before their visit.

Can I come to the park BEFORE my reservation time?

Guests who arrive prior to their reservation time may be asked to wait in their car to help control entry flow. We encourage guests to arrive at the time of their reservation and not prior to it.

The time window for advanced reservations ends at 2:00 pm, but I wanted to enter later in the day?

Please book the last time slot available and arrive at the park at or after that time. Refer to Park Hours to confirm the operating schedule. 

Every afternoon, we will periodically release additional ‘day of’ visit reservations based on the number of guests who complete their visit for the day and leave the park. If available, additional day of visit afternoon reservations “may” be added between 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Single admission discounted afternoon tickets will not be available. Season passholders can make a complimentary reservation, otherwise a full-priced single admission ticket will be required for an afternoon reservation.

Can I come to the park AFTER my reservation time?

We encourage guests to arrive at the time of their reservation to help control entry flow into the park, but guests will be allowed to enter after their reservation time.

In the past, I could show up at the park, buy my ticket and get in. Is that still the case?

Unfortunately, no. Due to social distancing, we must limit the number of guests at the park. Please schedule your arrival date and time online.

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We have taken enhanced health and safety measures - for you, our other guests, and our ambassadors. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting the park. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the CDC, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.

If you are exhibiting any COVID-19-related symptoms, you should not enter or remain in the park.

Help keep each other healthy.