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Guinness World Record Attempt — World's Longest Feather Boa

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June 20, 2019


Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Times Square and Madame Tussauds New York

New York

Adult, All Ages


Event description:

In celebration of WorldPride and in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square and Madame Tussauds New York will host a special event to attempt the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title of the longest feather boa at 1.2 miles, which is the equivalent to 5,808 feet or nearly four times the length of the Empire State Building. The colorful and festive celebration will feature famed drag queen Shangela who is best recognized as the only contestant to compete on three separate seasons of "Rupaul's Drag Race" and will be the event's emcee. In collaboration with The Ride, Ripley's and Madame Tussauds New York will officially unravel their rainbow feathered boa in front of New Yorkers and visitors from around the globe on West 42nd Street in Times Square. The soon-to-be-record-breaking boa will be on display at Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Times Square throughout the month of June.

Address: 234 W. 42nd St.
New York, NY 10036
Phone: 2129380836