Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square has amazing special events and live sideshows throughout the year.  See amazing shows from our Sideshow Performers on Saturdays and Sundays (and on special occasions too).  We also have many events throughout the year - especially during the holidays, check out our BION (Believe It or Not) News to find details.  Everything from odd and unbelievable cooking demonstrations to bring your dog and get in for free events.  That's right, we host, show and celebrate the amazing and unexpected AND YOU CAN TOO!

Looking for the most unique venue for your next special event, office party, networking event, birthday or wedding? Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square is the perfect New York City location for an outrageous and outlandish event venue! With two floors, 20 + themed galleries and fun interactive exhibits showcasing the world's most amazing and remarkable curiosities, your guests will be inspired and amazed.


Special Event Options

There are two Special Event venue options to accommodate a party for up to 50 in our newly designed Babe Ruth Theatre or host 200 - 600 guests with a full venue rental.

Babe Ruth Theatre - Perfect for cocktail events, team building, product launches, meetings and more.  Access to project images, powerpoint, company logos etc on a large video screen.

Full Venue -  Take advantage of the full venue for your exclusive use and let your imagination roam when planning a special event like a corporate meeting, a group gathering, your wedding, a bar or bat mitzvah, or other large scale celebrations in 18,000 square feet of Ripley's museum space.


Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child's birthday at Ripley's Times Square! Choose from either the classic or extreme Birthday Party, both which include free invitations, a disposable camera, and admission to Ripley's Impossible LaseRace experience. Make the party extra special by handpicking exclusive party goody bags for your birthday guests, found only at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square.


Add a Sideshow to Your Event!

Make your event stand out even more by adding Ripley's Believe It or Not! sideshow performers, including human blockheads, fire breathers, sword swallowers, escape artists and magicians.


All event pricing is based on a four-hour event, with one hour for setup and breakdown. Pricing varies pending date and time of event.


For more information, call our Special Events team at 212-398-3133 or find more details about our Special Event Venue or hosting a Birthday Party at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square.


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