18th Annual Salute to First Responders at Ripley’s San Antonio

By April 29, 2019Company News
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For Immediate Release:

Ripley’s to Donate to First Responders During National Tourism Week

San Antonio, TX (April 30, 2019)Ripley’s Believe It or Not! in San Antonio will host the 18th Annual Salute to San Antonio First Responders at an event on Tuesday, May 7th at 11:00 AM.

A tradition since 2001, Ripley’s is saluting San Antonio First Responders to acknowledge and appreciate their active efforts in the community with a $4,000 donation to the Fire and Police Departments of San Antonio.

“Tourism contributes substantially to the economy of San Antonio,” said Clay Stewart, Director, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!. “We picked National Tourism Week to donate to First Responders because the tourism industry couldn’t thrive without the people behind-the-scenes, making our community safe for visitors.”

Additionally, Ripley’s is offering First Responders free admission to all Ripley’s San Antonio Attractions, plus 50% off for up to 10 guests for the entire month of May.

fire event 2013EVENT: Annual Salute to San Antonio First Responders

WHEN: Tuesday, May 7th at 11:00 AM

WHERE: Ripley’s Believe It or Not! 301 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205

WHO: First Responders (Fire, Police, and Paramedics)

APPRECIATION OFFER: Free admission for First Responders, plus 50% off for up to 10 guests for the entire month of May to Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, Louis Tussaud’s WaxWorks, and Ripley’s 4D Moving Theater.  *First Responders must show a valid ID.

Guests are welcome to attend this celebration and enjoy the department mascot, Sparky! Ripley’s welcome all ages to enjoy the attraction and take a photo with the Fire Department representatives and Sparky the mascot!

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Media Contact

Ruben Vasquez
Operations & Marketing Manager
Ripley Entertainment Inc.
Office: 210-224-9299

Suzanne Smagala-Potts
Public Relations Manager
Ripley Entertainment Inc.
Office: 407-345-8010

About Ripley Entertainment
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is part of the Ripley Entertainment Inc. (www.ripleys.com) family of worldwide attractions, the global leader in location-based entertainment.  More than 14 million people visit its 100-plus attractions in 11 countries each year. In addition to its 30 Believe It or Not! Odditoriums, the Orlando, Florida-based company has publishing, licensing and broadcast divisions that oversee projects including the syndicated Believe It or Not! television show, best-selling books and the popular syndicated cartoon strip, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, that still runs daily in countries around the world. Ripley Entertainment is a Jim Pattison Company, the second-largest privately held company in Canada.

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