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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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Concerts

Southern Salvation

Southern Salvation

Daily Concert, Tuesday–Saturday at 2:00 p.m.

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

Gaither Vocal Band

Gaither Vocal Band Good Things Take Time Tour

November 22, 2020

Multi-Grammy Award winning recording artist Bill Gaither will present an exciting Christmas music spectacular with his popular multi-award winning group, The Gaither Vocal Band.

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Inspiration Encounter 2020

Inspiration Encounter 2021

April 8-10, 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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Conferences

Dia Latino

Día Latino

September 26, 2020

Estamos muy emocionados de compartir con ustedes el GRAN REGRESO del Día Latino 2020.

We are very excited to share with you the RETURN of Día Latino 2020.

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Answers for Pastors 2020

The Bible & Sexuality

October 6–8, 2020

Discover biblical and scientific answers to the issues of sexuality at the 2020 Answers for Pastors and Christian Leaders conference.

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Deaf Day

Deaf Day

Saturday, October 10 at the Ark Encounter

Sunday, October 11 at the Creation Museum

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College Expo

Creation College Expo

November 5–7, 2020 at the Ark Encounter

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Educational

Explore Jr.

Explore Jr. Zoology at the Ark

September 4, 2020

Zoology is the study of animals and their behaviors. From cute little sugar gliders to massive camels, Explore Jr. Zoology at the Ark offers an in-depth look at a variety of animals in God’s creation. Open to students in grades K–5 (ages five and up).

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Explore

Explore Zoology at the Ark

September 16, 2020

Explore Zoology at the Ark offers an in-depth look at a variety of animals in God’s creation. Learn about animal kinds and dispersion of animals after the Flood through close-up animal encounters with our trained zoologists. Open to students in grades 6–12 (ages 11 and up).

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Daily Speakers

Join us in the Answers Center and hear from world-class creation apologetics speakers.

Date Day Time Topic Speaker
July 9 Thursday 3:00 p.m. How to Present the Gospel in a Secularized Culture Ken Ham
July 10 Friday 12:00 p.m. One Blood, One Race: The Origin of “Races” Ken Ham
July 10 Friday 3:00 p.m. Dinosaurs and More! Ken Ham and Buddy Davis
July 11 Saturday 12:00 p.m. One Blood, One Race: The Origin of “Races” Ken Ham
July 11 Saturday 3:00 p.m. Dinosaurs and More! Ken Ham and Buddy Davis
July 13 Monday 3:00 p.m. How Did All the Animals Fit on the Ark? Karina Altman
July 14 Tuesday 3:00 p.m. The Forensic Science Behind God’s Fingerprint Design Dr. Jennifer Rivera
July 15 Wednesday 3:00 p.m. Genesis, Foundations, and How to Impact the Culture Ken Ham
July 16 Thursday 3:00 p.m. How to Present the Gospel in a Secularized Culture Ken Ham
July 17 Friday 12:00 p.m. One Blood, One Race: The Origin of “Races” Ken Ham
July 17 Friday 3:00 p.m. Dinosaurs and More! Ken Ham and Buddy Davis
July 18 Saturday 12:00 p.m. One Blood, One Race: The Origin of “Races” Ken Ham
July 18 Saturday 3:00 p.m. Dinosaurs and More! Ken Ham and Buddy Davis
July 20 Monday 3:00 p.m. Noah’s Ark and the Flood: Science Confirms the Bible Dr. Georgia Purdom
July 21 Tuesday 3:00 p.m. The Tower of Babel and the Origin of Nations Bodie Hodge
July 22 Wednesday 3:00 p.m. One Blood, One Race: The Origin of “Races” Ken Ham
July 23 Thursday 3:00 p.m. Genesis, Foundations, and How to Impact the Culture Ken Ham
July 24 Friday 3:00 p.m. Dinosaurs and More! Ken Ham and Buddy Davis
July 25 Saturday 12:00 p.m. One Blood, One Race: The Origin of “Races” Ken Ham
July 25 Saturday 3:00 p.m. Dinosaurs and More! Ken Ham and Buddy Davis
July 27 Monday 3:00 p.m. Encountering Noah and the Ark Tim Chaffey
July 28 Tuesday 3:00 p.m. God's Word and Gay “Marriage” Avery Foley
July 29 Wednesday 3:00 p.m. Genesis, Foundations, and How to Impact the Culture Ken Ham
July 30 Thursday 3:00 p.m. How to Present the Gospel in a Secularized Culture Ken Ham
July 31 Friday 12:00 p.m. One Blood, One Race: The Origin of “Races” Ken Ham
July 31 Friday 3:00 p.m. Dinosaurs and More! Ken Ham and Buddy Davis