Events at the Ark Encounter

The Ark Encounter has a variety of events to enhance your visit. The Answers Center hosts daily presentations with our world-class creation apologetics speakers, concerts, conferences and special events, and more. There is something for everyone in your family to enjoy during your trip to the Ark Encounter!

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Daily Calendar

At the Ark Encounter, we have daily programming to enhance your visit. Check out our events calendar to see what you can experience during your trip.

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Dr. Danny Faulkner at the Answers Center


Enjoy hearing from a dynamic speaker during your visit. You’ll learn more about God’s Word and God’s world during these special, family-friendly presentations.

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Educational Programs

Whatever your passion, we have a variety of hands-on educational programs that will help you explore God’s creation in an exciting and memorable way.

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Steve Hess and Southern Salvation

Steve Hess and Southern Salvation

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Join resident artists, Steve Hess and Southern Salvation, as they praise our Creator in concert!

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Inspiration Encounter

Inspiration Encounter 2021

October 28–30, 2021

Join the Collingsworth Family for 5 power-packed sessions and inspiring, life-changing concert presentations. Throughout the weekend, multiple speakers will inspire you and lift your soul!

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Featured Events

Open Interviews

Open Interviews

October 28

NKU Grant County Center
390 N. Main St.
Williamstown, Ky 41097
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

We’re seeking to fill a variety of seasonal positions at the Ark Encounter. Visit one of our upcoming open interviews to apply for a job, be interviewed, and potentially get offered a position all in the same day!

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Creation College Expo

Creation College Expo

November 4–6, 2021

This exciting event allows you and your students in grades 7–12 to visit one-on-one with representatives from Christian institutions across the country!

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Answers for Women

Rooted: Answers for Women

March 31–April 2, 2022

At Answers for Women 2022, get equipped to stand rooted in the Word of God, right in the midst of a twisted generation!

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Life Is Precious

Life Is Precious

January 28, 2022

Get equipped to embrace a life-affirming worldview and pass that along to the next generation.

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Buiding Strong Foundations

Building Strong Foundations

May 12–14, 2022

Building Strong Foundations is more than just a homeschool conference—it’s an experience for the whole family!

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Answers for Pastors 2022

A Culture & Church in Crisis

October 4–6, 2022

Prepare to discover why our culture is in chaos, the church is conflicted, and what we can do to boldly stand for truth in the church and in the culture.

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