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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Ark Resident Artists

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Join our resident artists as they praise our Creator in concert!

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40 Days and Nights

40 Days and 40 Nights of Gospel Music

August 2–September 10

The world’s largest Christian music festival is coming to the Ark Encounter for 40 days and 40 nights!

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Featured Events

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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Día Latino

Día Latino

October 15, 2022 at the Ark Encounter

October 16, 2022 at the Creation Museum

Día Latino is celebrating it's 10th anniversary at the Ark Encounter! Celebrate with us!

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College Expo

Creation College Expo 2022

November 3–5, 2022

Join us and many of the nation’s leading Christian colleges and universities at the Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Kentucky, for Creation College Expo 2022.

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Abide: Answers for Women 2023

March 30–April 1, 2023

At Answers for Women 2023, you’ll learn how to abide in Christ and hold fast to the anchor of our souls through suffering and persecution.

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Homeschool Experience

Family Homeschool Experience 2023

May 8–12, 2023

Because it’s so much more than a normal homeschool conference, it really is a family experience like no other. Don’t miss next year’s event!

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