Get Strange with Ripley’s This Summer in Ocean City!

By June 14, 2018Company News

Ocean City, MD (June 14th, 2018) – Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is celebrating 99 Strange Days of Summer with incredible contests and unbelievable events!

Thursday, July 5thApple Turnover DayFirst 100 PeopleThe first 100 guests will receive a Free Apple Turnover with a purchase of a GIA combo


Wednesday, July 18thNational Hot Dog DayAll DayDo you think you can eat the most hotdogs in 3 minutes? Put your stomach to the test in our hot dog eating contest. Contest will see who can eat the most hot dogs in 3 minutes.



From incredibly weird pets to outrageously cool beards and mustaches, everyone has a little STRANGE in them. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is rewarding the strangest summer photos with their 99 Strange Days of Summer Contest. Submit a photo via Twitter, Instagram, or by directly uploading to

The winner will receive a $5,000 USD cash prize and a feature on Ripley’s social media. The winner will be selected based on the strangest and most creative photo.


Take an original photo or video and then share it on social media or upload directly to
Twitter entries must include #Ripleys99 and @Ripleys. Instagram entries must include #Ripleys99.
A panel of judges will select the finalists, and the winner will be chosen by a public vote. Voting begins on September 2, 2018 at

*For more details on each event, please visit

During the months of August and September, if guests bring new school supply they will receive 50% off their ticket!


Media Contact

Audra Ely
Marketing Supervisor
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Ocean City
Office: 410-289-5600

Suzanne Smagala-Potts
Public Relations Manager
Ripley Entertainment
Office: 407-345-8010 Cell: 727-439-0136

About Ripley Entertainment
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is part of the Ripley Entertainment Inc. ( 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.