Summer is getting off to a fun start this week for military personnel and first responders as they can get in free at all Schlitterbahn waterparks until Sunday, June 2.

During American Heroes Week, members of the military, police officers, fire fighters and EMTs can show their military ID or proof of employment at the gate for free admission.

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Those with proper ID can also purchase tickets for spouses and dependents at 40 percent off.

Military retirees and veterans are also eligible for free admission.

The deal covers Schlitterbahn parks in Galveston, New Braunfels, South Padre Island and Corpus Christi.

Find more information here.