Tag Archives: Michael Hirsch
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Presents Check To “The Indestructible Man”

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Presents Check To “The Indestructible Man”

NEW YORK (May 13, 2013) – More than 65 years later, Ted Rosen, receives payment from Ripley’s Believe It or Not! for coining his famed nickname “The Indestructible Man.” On Wednesday, May 8, at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square, Michael Hirsch, president and general manager of the New York City Odditorium, presented Rosen […]

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium Awarded  Franchise of the Year by Ripley Entertainment Inc.

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium Awarded Franchise of the Year by Ripley Entertainment Inc.

NEW YORK (Nov. 21, 2012) – Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square was named Franchise of the Year, the highest recognition bestowed to a franchise, at the annual Ripley Entertainment Managers Meeting in Paradise Island, Bahamas, October 20-26, 2012.

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“Bug” Dad This Father’s Day Weekend At Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square

“Bug” Dad This Father’s Day Weekend At Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square

New York, NY (June 6, 2012) – This Father’s Day weekend, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square encourages kids to do what they do best – “bug” Dad. On Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17, 2012, kids who bring their fathers to Ripley’s Times Square can challenge Dad to a variety of bizarre […]

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Celebrates Moms’ Sweet Side With Unbelievable Cupcake Decorating…“Ripley’s Style”

New York, NY (April 24, 2012) – Vanilla cupcakes topped with chocolate covered ants and fruit loops…chocolate cupcakes sprinkled with jalapenos and bacon bits…all this and more is available for moms and kids as a special Mother’s Day treat at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Time Square.

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Robert L. Ripley Inducted into Coney Island’s Sideshow Hall of Fame

Robert L. Ripley Inducted into Coney Island’s Sideshow Hall of Fame

ORLANDO, Fla. (April 14, 2012) –  It was a hard fought campaign, but when it came down to voting, there remained little doubt that  the legendary Robert Ripley would be inducted into Coney Island’s prestigious Sideshow Hall of Fame.

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Professional Eaters Set to Devour Giant Pizzas, Then go on Diet at NYC Ripley’s Believe It or Not!

New York, NY (March 7, 2012) – Today DietBet.com, an online social dieting game that gives players the opportunity to compete to lose weight, announced several members of All Pro Eating will pull a dietary 180 and participate in a dietbet.

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“Reverse Santa” Sits on YOUR Lap at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square in New York City

“Reverse Santa” Sits on YOUR Lap at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square in New York City

Reverse Santa Sits on YOUR Lap! NEW YORK (Nov. 10, 2011) – Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square’s “Reverse Santa” returns this holiday season to put an unconventional twist on the customary “sitting on Santa’s lap” family portrait. Ripley’s own “Reverse Santa” will sit on visitor’s laps this December creating an out-of-the-ordinary holiday family […]

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“Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square to Unveil Wax Figure of “The Lizardman” on June 24

“Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square to Unveil Wax Figure of “The Lizardman” on June 24

New York, NY (June 16, 2011) – Erik Sprague, the green scaly entertainer who goes by the name of “The Lizardman” is coming to New York City…but he is not alone.  On June 24, 2011 at 11:30 a.m., “The Lizardman” will host the unveiling of his stunningly realistic wax figure at Ripley’s Believe It or […]

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Offers Dads Free Admission on Father’s Day… BUT WITH A TWIST

New York, NY (June 7, 2011) – This Father’s Day, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square is offering Dads free admission to its one-of-a-kind attraction…but with a Ripley’s twist.  Certified in the unexpected, Ripley’s Times Square is inviting all Dads to take a spin on the “Wacky Wheel of Dad Dares” and complete a […]

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Announces “Lucky the Painproof Man” as Winner of Unbelievable Talents Contest

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Announces “Lucky the Painproof Man” as Winner of Unbelievable Talents Contest

New York, NY (April 13, 2011) – Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square named “Lucky the Painproof Man” as the winner of its Unbelievable Talents Contest during the finalist competition at the Ripley’s Times Square Odditorium.  To prove his extreme resistance to pain, “Lucky” kicked off his routine by eating a glass light bulb, […]

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