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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Featured Events

Southern Salvation

Steve Hess and Southern Salvation in Concert

Tuesdays–Saturdays at 2 p.m.

Listen to Grammy-nominated artists in the Ark Encounter's Answers Center. Known for their Southern Gospel sound, this trio spreads the good news of Christ through their singing.

2019 Creation College Expo

Creation College Expo

November 1–2, 2019

Creation College Expo 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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Jon Micah

Join Jon Micah of Kutless!

November 1, 2019

Jon Micah Sumrall will lead an acoustic worship concert at the Ark Encounter. Jon may be best known as the lead singer and primary song writer for Kutless.

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Answers for Pastors 2019

Deaf Answers Conference

November 8–10, 2019

Experience the Bible come to life at the 2019 Deaf Answers conference! This Deaf-led event will include a host of speakers, and training in apologetics and Deaf ministry.

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Promise Christmas Drama

Promise: A Christmas Drama

December 7

Let your heart be lifted, with festive music and drama, as we adore the Savior who always keeps His promises.

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Answers for Women 2020

Truth: Answers for Women

March 27–28, 2020

When we understand and embrace God’s Word, we will know the difference between the truth and the lies and we won’t be deceived.

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Legacy Five

Join Legacy Five for a Musical Weekend!

May 22 - 24, 2020

Join Legacy Five for two multi-artist concerts, during the 2020 Memorial Day weekend! Additional artists include Dennis Swanberg, Ernie Haase and Signature Sound, Triumphant Quartet, The Sound, and Jaime Jorge.

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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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Daily Presentations

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

Date Day Time Topic Speaker
October 21 Monday 3:00–4:00 p.m. Encountering Noah and the Ark Tim Chaffey
October 22 Tuesday 3:00–4:00 p.m. The Forensic Science Behind God’s Fingerprint Design Dr. Jennifer Rivera
October 23 Wednesday 3:00–4:00 p.m. Noah’s Flood: Washing Away Millions of Years Dr. Terry Mortenson
October 24 Thursday 3:00–4:00 p.m. What About Aliens and UFOs? Dr. Danny Faulkner
October 25 Friday 3:00–4:00 p.m. The Origin of Species: Was Darwin Right? Dr. Terry Mortenson
October 26 Saturday 3:00–4:00 p.m. Is the Earth Flat? Dr. Danny Faulkner
October 28 Monday 3:00–4:00 p.m. Demolishing Supposed Bible Contradictions Tim Chaffey
October 29 Tuesday 3:00–4:00 p.m. Creation vs. Evolution: Why It Matters Avery Foley
October 30 Wednesday 3:00–4:00 p.m. Only One Race: The Biblical Answer to Racism Avery Foley