Ripley’s and the Travel Channel are bringing a couple of fun additions to the San Diego Comic Con this year – namely, their activations at the Petco Park Interactive Zone and inside the San Diego Convention Center. Also, let’s not forget Bruce Campbell, host of the new Ripley’s Believe it or Not! television show! Check out the details below.
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Car Lot at Petco Park
Inflatable tube men, human car washes, and a pinball arcade — the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Car Lot has it all! Hawking some of the strangest vehicles money can buy — from the world’s smallest street legal car to a Landspeeder and Hummer made out of lottery tickets — lot owner LeRoy has a curious car for you. While you make your decision, step into LeRoy’s office, where you can snap a photo as a souvenir of searching for the strangest sedan or station wagon of your dreams! The Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Car Lot is full of surprises and sales at San Diego Comic-Con, so stop by!
WHERE: Petco Park Interactive Zone
Thursday – Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm
Inside the convention center, eventgoers can head to booth #4015 and cruise into Ripley’s Garage to view props and peculiar pieces from the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! collection — from shrunken heads to the original Star Wars® lightsaber. There will also be unique retail items like a shrunken head air freshener, and giveaways and prizes to redeem at the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Car Lot at Petco Park.
Plus, the newest edition of the Ripley’s annual, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Beyond the Bizarre, will be available FIRST at San Diego Comic-Con before it officially hits stores — featuring a look behind the scenes with Bruce Campbell on set in the Ripley Warehouse. Pick up a copy before you head over to Bruce’s signing and get it autographed by the man himself!
WHERE: Booth 4015
HOURS: Standard Comic-Con Hours
Thursday – Saturday: 9:30am – 7pm
Sunday: 9:30am – 5pm
For more info on everything Ripley’s Believe It or Not! and Bruce Campbell at San Diego Comic-Con, visit Ripleys.com/SDCC.
Additionally, Bruce Campbell, host of the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! reboot airing on Travel Channel Sundays at 9|8c, will moderate a panel and participate in an exclusive autograph signing.
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Extraordinary Humans Revealed with Bruce Campbell
Host Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead) introduces fans to the extraordinary, the death defying, and the unusual people featured in Ripley’s Believe It or Not! “Cyborg” Angel Giuffria (Hunger Games) lives life with one of the most advanced prosthetic arms on the market. John “Hammerhead” Ferraro boasts a skull more than two times thicker than average, using it to shock sideshow audiences. “Half-man” Short E. Dangerously doesn’t let proportions stop him from challenging physics to perform incredible stunts. Ripleys.com editor Sabrina Sieck (producer Ripley’s Believe It or Not!) also joins to dive down the rabbit hole of Ripley history. Bruce and the cast will participate in a Q&A session.
Saturday, July 20th
4pm – 4:50pm
Hilton Hotel, Indigo Ballroom
Bruce Campbell will participate in an exclusive pre-panel autograph signing. Fans can enter the exclusive portal prior to Comic-Con for their chance to win a spot in line to this ticketed-only autograph session.
Saturday, July 20th
12pm – 2pm