Archive | February, 2012
Ripley’s Red Sightseeing Trains Honored for Nearly 40 Years of Chamber Of Commerce Membership

Ripley’s Red Sightseeing Trains Honored for Nearly 40 Years of Chamber Of Commerce Membership

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. ( Feb.  29, 2012 ) – The St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce will honor Ripley’s Red Sightseeing Trains  for nearly four decades of support.  

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The Capital’s Most Unusual Venue for Meetings – Ripley’s Believe It Or Not!

The Capital’s Most Unusual Venue for Meetings – Ripley’s Believe It Or Not!

 London (Feb. 28, 2012) - The capital’s most bizarre attraction, located in the heart of Piccadilly Circus, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! London is opening its doors to corporate meetings and events for the first time.

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Peanuts Creator Charles Schulz’s First Sketch Published 75 Years ago this Month as Part of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Cartoon

Peanuts Creator Charles Schulz’s First Sketch Published 75 Years ago this Month as Part of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Cartoon

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 17, 2012) – When most people think of the legendary cartoonist Charles Schulz, they of course think of Peanuts. But Schulz’s first published drawing wasn’t Peanuts; his creation was actually part of a Ripley’s Believe It or Not! cartoon.

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More than 1,000 People Renew Wedding Vows at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! St. Augustine

More than 1,000 People Renew Wedding Vows at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! St. Augustine

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (Feb. 13, 2012) – Love was in the air at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! St. Augustine Odditorium on Sunday as more than 600 couples renewed their wedding vows in an attempt to set a world record.

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Sword Swallowing, Ripley’s Historic Cartoon & 101 Marriages to the Same Spouse – All on the Feb. 13 Episode of Ripley Radio

Sword Swallowing, Ripley’s Historic Cartoon & 101 Marriages to the Same Spouse – All on the Feb. 13 Episode of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 13, 2012) – Believe It or Not! David and Lauren Blair of Nashville, Tenn., have married each other 101 times! The couple joins Ripley Radio this week to discuss their love for each other and share some of the weirder vow exchanges the two have made: ranging from several at Hard Rock […]

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President Obama Hosts White House Science Fair Featuring Three Myrtle Beach Students

President Obama Hosts White House Science Fair Featuring Three Myrtle Beach Students

WASHINGTON, DC  (Feb. 9, 2012) -  President Obama today hosted the second White House Science Fair celebrating the student winners of a broad range of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) competitions from across the country. Myrtle Beach sixth-graders MaKayla Arteaga, Christian Hanna and Bethany Slayton, known as the “River Rangers,” and their coach, Michelle […]

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Fish Odor, Jersey Devil & Building Your Own Casket – On Feb. 6 Episode of Ripley Radio

Fish Odor, Jersey Devil & Building Your Own Casket – On Feb. 6 Episode of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 6, 2012) – Does the famed New Jersey Devil really have a bathing pool deep inside the state’s Pine Barrens?  Author Fran Capo’s new book, Myths and Mysteries of New Jersey, has a chapter on the Devil’s Bathtub and she drops by this week to tell us about her weird experience when […]

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Pulls off the Ultimate Vehicle Trade–in at London Museum

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Pulls off the Ultimate Vehicle Trade–in at London Museum

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 4, 2012) – Ripley’s Believe It or Not! today pulled off perhaps the most amazing vehicle trade-in ever. The company used a massive crane to swap two of the most unusual car creations in the world through the roof of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! London Odditorium, right in the heart of […]

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Ripley’s Fertility Statues on Display Throughout 2012 at Ripley’s Orlando Odditorium

Ripley’s Fertility Statues on Display Throughout 2012 at Ripley’s Orlando Odditorium

ORLANDO, Fla. – (Feb. 2, 2012) – The world famous pair of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! fertility statues will remain on display for an extended period at Ripley’s Orlando Odditorium.

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