Surfing with Santa: Schlitterbahn Galveston Island brings in holidays with a Splash!

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Schlitterbahn Galveston Island is spreading holiday cheer while bringing in the season with a splash.

Holiday Splash is a Schlitterbahn tradition that helps everyone get into the holiday spirit and surf the waves Santa. This event allows guests to enjoy the award-winning indoor water park while participating in activities full of Christmas magic.

The celebration’s kicks off with the Secret Santa toy drive. Guest who bring one unwrapped gift of $10 value or greater will receive a complimentary 2017 Schlitterbahn Waterpark Indoor ticket. The gift can be brought on the day of your visit to the guest services window from Nov. 25- Dec. 20.

The festivities wouldn’t be complete without the big ban himself hitting the waves. Guests can join the jolly old elf as he surfs the waves of the Boogie Bahn. Santa will also be available to help the little ones learn to surf in brief one-on-one lessons, providing kids with the unique opportunity to meet the big man himself.

The Park is excited to announce two new activities to this year’s celebration. The “Snow Globe Float” will allow guests to float in tubes through a giant holiday themed snow globe as they conquer the tidal waves of the Torrent River and a Holiday Lights Show that will give guests a spectacular indoor light display animated to Christmas classics. The show will start at the top of the every hour from 11 a.m. through 4 p.m.

Need a break from shredding the weaves? The Schlitterbahn ornament factory have you covered and allows you to channel your creative side. Try your skills and make an ornament or two!

Guests interested in participating in the Holiday Splash fun are welcome to purchase a Holiday Grill & Thrill package. For an additional $2.00 on the admission price, this package includes an all-you-can-eat catered picnic lunch and all-day admission into the water park.

Holiday Splash has something for the whole family to enjoy.

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