The world’s largest music festival – 40 Days & 40 Nights of Gospel Music at the Ark – begins on August 2nd and will continue for 40 days until September 10th. There will be multiple concerts daily by a host of artists, including these Mansion Entertainment associated artists: Steve Hess and Southern Salvation (resident artists at the Ark Encounter), Sherry Anne and Billy Walker.
Steve Hess and Southern Salvation have been the resident artist at the Ark Encounter for several years and perform over 400 concerts a year in the Answers Center Theater. They will perform multiple concerts during 40 Days of Gospel Music. (Check the schedule for performance times.)
Billboard charting artist, Sherry Anne, travels the country as an inspirational speaker, author and sharing her life story in song. She has been seen on national television networks such as TBN, performed on notable stages such as the National Quartet Convention, Dollywood, and Songfest as well as multiple concert appearances with artists such as The Gaither Vocal Band, Triumphant Quartet, The Booth Brothers and others. Sherry Anne will be appearing August 29th along with The Hoppers and Riley Clark Harrison (Answers Center Theater – check the scheduled for event time)
Billy Walker has been the voice of theThe Walkers for many years. Many have enjoyed his vocals on Walker recordings, including the Singing News chart release of “Blessed Assurance”. Billy continues to maintain a national touring schedule and is partnered with Mansion Entertainment, Godsey Media and Hey Ya’ll Promotions. “Come Along With Me” is the debut single release that he will perform in his appearance at the Ark on August 5th (1:00PM Singing News Stage at Noah’s Village)
Other featured performers will be The Isaacs, Ernie Haase & Signature Sound, Lynda Randle, Karen Peck & New River, Brian Free & Assurance, and many more. In addition to over 120 concerts, you’ll also hear inspirational messages from speakers Ken Ham, Dr. Jerry Vines, Dr. David Jeremiah, Dr. Johnny Hunt, Dr. Robert Jeffress, Dr. Tim Hill, and more.
Between concerts, there is so much to see and do. Explore the Ark Encounter with its state-of-the-art exhibits, visit Ararat Ridge Zoo’s exotic animals, enjoy family dining, ride zip lines reaching up to 50 mph, ride a camel, plus much more!