Summertime Fun at DFW Water Parks

mom and child at waterpark

Memorial Day weekend is the official start of summer here in the DFW area. Water parks, amusement parks, and summer camps all over the southwest are kicking it into high gear just in time for the end of the school year.

Over the next few weeks, the Concierge Connection blog will give you a great overview of our favorite water parks, amusement parks, day camps, and other fun things for you to do with your children this summer.

This week we take a look at some of the best and most popular DFW area water parks to go splish-splash in this summer.

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Transport Yourself to the 80’s at Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Come Catch the New Wave Sound of the Spazmatics From Your Inner Tube on April 29th!

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Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark has something new in store for you and your family this year.  They have opened four new attractions including:  The Falls – World’s Longest Waterpark ride, the Deluge Whirlpool River and the new Boogie Bay hot tub and kids’ area.

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark voted the World’s Best Waterpark for 13 consecutive years, announces the largest development in almost 15 years with the addition of a new park section called Tubenbach!

The new Tubenbach section features several new no-wait attractions and beaches allowing park guests to enjoy the new rides quickly without standing in a line. Also, several of the Tubenbach attractions are interconnected through an innovative Transportainment river allowing tubers to stay in the water and float through the Schlitterbahn East area.

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Attractions include:

The Falls – Get ready to challenge the world’s longest waterpark ride filled with raging rapids, careening waterfalls and giant waves. Enter the 3,600 foot-long whitewater river at a variety of no-wait locations including Blastenhoff, Surfenburg and new beach areas surrounding the Rapids hot tub situated at the far end of Schlitterbahn East.

Deluge Whirlpool River – Tubers twist through a canyon in a swift-moving river wild with waves. This serpentine river also connects to The Falls offering a “choose-your-own-adventure” continuous water ride.

Boogie Bay Hot Tub – A secluded hot spring offers the perfect setting for a beverage of your choice while relaxing under a legacy oak tree.

Boogie Bay Kids’ Area – Little guests will love a new collection of pint-sized water slides including a Dragon slide and several body slides.

New guest amenities include the addition of multiple Treehaus lodging units, several beaches, new lounging locations, the Grand Lawn event area, large family size cabanas and the Wasserstrasse river walk along the banks of the Comal River.

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark opens weekends beginning Saturday, April 30. Please visit for additional attraction and opening event information.

Concierge Connection Special Offer:

Go to: enter the  promotional code: 333311027  to SAVE $3.00 off on your Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark tickets

    1. Select the park of your choice.
    2. The next page will list the tickets and packages currently available for purchase from that park….as well as the “discounted rate” for each one.
    3. Enter the quantities of the items you want and follow the prompts.
    4. Don’t forget to enter your discount promotional code (one time) in the field provided “during checkout” to receive your discount.
    5. The  changes will be made to adjust the pricing to the “discounted rate” you saw when ordering.

*If the promotional code is not entered before you completely check out, you will be charged full price.

 Day passes are $43.99 plus tax for General Admission (ages 12 through 54) and $35.99 plus tax for Child and Senior Admission. Parking and tubes are FREE as is admission for children 2 and under! Operating hours, dates and attraction availability are subject to change.

The 70-acre Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark features more than 40 family attractions and 164 overnight accommodations. It has been voted the world’s best waterpark for 13 consecutive years by the readers of Amusement Today industry magazine, is ranked as the most popular summertime waterpark in the United States, and has been rated the number one waterpark in the world by the Travel Channel.

With three waterparks in Texas – Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark on South Padre Island, Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark, Schlitterbahn is a great place for a family vacation. Each park offers family amenities including free parking and free inner tubes. You are also welcome to bring a picnic lunches into the parks with the exception of alcoholic beverages and glass containers.  For a preview of the new attractions.

New Dallas Dining Deals April 2011

Each week, Concierge Connection adds new and valuable discounts, coupons and deals to our website. We are constantly negotiating with our preferred vendors to provide you with the best dining and entertainment deal in Texas – and also save a little money.

This month, not only do we have new discounts on Texas amusement parks like Fiesta Texas-San Antonio, Bahama Beach Waterpark and Schlitterbahn Water Parks, but we also have several new dining deals.

Press Box Grill in Dallas: Order 1 Entree & Receive 1/2 Off Any Appetizer

Press Box Grill is located in the Historic Wilson Building  in downtown Dallas. This newly renovated sports bar and grill has a 112″ HD 1080p projector screen TV, 17 flat-screen TVs, 36 beers on tap and 40 bottle selections from around the world, a full menu of bar-food favorites, salads, sandwiches, burgers and more.  Also check out their brunch menu which is available on Saturdays and Sundays from 11 am to 2 pm.

Take a look at some of the other Dallas Dining Deals for April offered  on this site. Simply click on the link to download your discount offer (pdf). To find up to date on the latest deals from Concierge Connection, sign up and our new posts will be delivered right to your email inbox!

Iron Cactus: 20% off lunch

Buca di Beppo: $5.00 off

Ferre – Fort Worth: Complimentary Appetizer

Hard Rock Cafe: Complimentary Appetizer

Mercury Chop House – Ft. Worth: 20% off Food

Vertias Wine Room: 1/2 Price Glass of Wine

Some conditions will apply with the use of these coupons, such as: tax and gratuity are not included, only 1 coupon or discount per table.