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 [...]Read more
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.Read more
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 [...]Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
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 photo.Read more
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 [...]Read more
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 [...]Read more
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, [...]Read more