Tag Archives: Ripley Entertainment Inc.
Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada Hits Another Milestone: First Acrylic Panels  are Placed

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada Hits Another Milestone: First Acrylic Panels are Placed

Toronto, ON  (June 13, 2012) – Toronto’s newest family attraction – Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada – came one step closer toward completion when the first of its 50 giant acrylic panels were installed this morning.

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Ripley Entertainment looks to tap fast growing Asian markets with launch of New Guinness World Records Attraction

Ripley Entertainment looks to tap fast growing Asian markets with launch of New Guinness World Records Attraction

HONG KONG (June 5, 2012) – Ripley Entertainment Inc. a world leader in family entertainment announced the launch of its new Guinness World Records Attractions concept in Asia.

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Franchise in Panama City Beach is Acquired by Ripley Entertainment Inc.

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Franchise in Panama City Beach is Acquired by Ripley Entertainment Inc.

ORLANDO, Fla.  (April 23, 2012) – Ripley Entertainment Inc., a global leader in location-based entertainment, has acquired its Believe It or Not! Odditorium and the Ripley 3D Moving Theater franchise in Panama City Beach, Fla.    Ripley Entertainment acquired the attraction from long-time franchisee, Nole One, LLC., and the  effective date of the acquisition was […]

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AMERICAN GAMING SYSTEMS (AGS) ANNOUNCES LICENSING AGREEMENT FOR RIPLEY’S BELIEVE IT OR NOT!

LAS VEGAS  (Oct. 10, 2011) – American Gaming Systems (AGS), a leading designer, manufacturer and operator of gaming machines with more than 8,000 units in operation, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive, North American licensing agreement with Ripley Entertainment, Inc. to develop casino games based on the world-famous RIPLEY’S BELIEVE IT OR […]

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U.S. National Anthem Recognized 80 Years Ago on March 3 – Thanks to Robert Ripley!

U.S. National Anthem Recognized 80 Years Ago on March 3 – Thanks to Robert Ripley!

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2011) – The Star Spangled Banner’s lyrics were written by Francis Scott Key and the song has been sung by millions of Americans.  But it was none other than Robert Ripley who started an effort to recognize the song as America’s national anthem.

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SIMON & SCHUSTER, INC. AND RIPLEY ENTERTAINMENT, INC. IN SALES AND DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT

New York, (Feb. 15, 2011)  – Simon & Schuster, Inc. has entered an agreement with Ripley Entertainment, Inc. to handle all sales, distribution and fulfillment in the United States and Canada, it was announced today. The agreement is effective April 1, 2011.

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Opens 30th Attraction: In Veracruz, Mexico

 VERACRUZ, Mexico, (Dec. 30, 2009) – Shrunken heads, matchstick art and freak animals invade the city as Mexico’s third Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium opened on Sunday, Dec. 20, in the city’s Plaza Acuario. The 10,000 square foot museum is the most interactive exhibit of the weird in the country and offers a one-of-a-kind […]

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The Diverse Empire of Ripley Entertainment

When people learn of the diverse nature of Ripley Entertainment Inc., they are more often surprised than not to hear how big and popular the attractions and businesses of the 90-year old company are. In June 2009, the company has 70-plus businesses, including Believe It or Not! odditoriums, wax museums, world-class aquariums, Canada’s largest family indoor waterpark […]

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Ripley’s Tim O’Brien Guests on PR Insider Radio Show

Ripley’s VP of Communications Tim O’Brien was a guest on Maureen Kedes’  PR Insider radio show on Friday, June 26. For an hour, the two spoke of the world of Ripley, how the 70-plus Ripley businesses are being presented and promoted and how Ripley keeps the 90-year old brand relevent in the world today. Listen to the show.

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! GM Clay Stewart Interviewed by Dallas/Ft. Worth FOX-TV

Clay Stewart, GM of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Grand Prairie is interviewed by FOX-TV for a local angle based on the Wall Street Journal story.  View Clay’s interview.

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