Memorial Day marks the 4th year the good people at Schlitterbahn Waterparks are offering 'American Heroes Week' at parks in New Braunfels, Galveston, South Padre Island, and Corpus Christi locations.

American Heroes week begins Memorial Day and runs through June 2nd at all Texas Schlitterbahn Waterparks. Active duty and retired military, as well as police officers, firefighters, and EMT's, are all welcome to enjoy the parks for free with their spouses and dependents receiving a 40% discount at the gate.

Schlitterbahn says the American Heroes Week is a "tribute to the hard-working first responders and members of the armed forces who dedicate their lives to the safety and freedoms of everyone."

KVUE.com says to take advantage of the offer just show a valid military ID or proof of employment at any of the agencies mentioned.