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Find fun Atlantic City, New Jersey events

Atlantic City has always been about entertainment, but in recent years, the city has become a must-stop location for popular Jersey shore events such as top musical acts in concert, championship boxing matches, celebrity sightings, family-friendly Boardwalk Hall events, and more.

Whether you’re traveling to AC for vacation, a sporting event or a conference or meeting, you’ll find a full calendar of Jersey shore events, with a variety of Boardwalk Hall events and Atlantic City attractions to choose from throughout the year. Use the options below to search for upcoming Atlantic City concerts, comedy shows, festivals and more. Click on event listings for tickets, venue location and other details.

Find information about Atlantic City, New Jersey events on the Boardwalk Hall calendar and the Convention & Tradeshow Calendar or browse the upcoming events below.

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My Mother's Italian My Father's Jewish & I'm in Therapy
Still in Therapy! The next session of laughs

In this hysterical prequel, we go back with Steve from his baby years with his twin sister right up to the present. We will meet Uncle Willie, Stuttering Cousin Bob, Demented Cousin Kenny, Steves new therapist, Cousin Sal (and Sals parole officer) and a myriad of astounding characters we know, love and tolerate from our own families; each one brought to life on stage by Steve using his gift for creating voices dialects and wacky sound effects that only add to the hilarity of each story. STILL IN THERAPY is his next hilarious installment in his quest to defend himself against those people whose sole purpose in life is to add chaos to his. Steve Solomons two-time award winning show has met with rave reviews and great audience acclaim throughout the country, becoming one of the longest-running one-man shows
My Mother's Italian My Father's Jewish & I'm in Therapy
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21-Point Atlantic City Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride through Atlantic City. Situated on the historic Absecon Island and home to nearly 40,000 people, you'll discover where to go and what to do while visiting our great city. Best known as the “Welcome Tour of AC,” you will be introduced to its charming neighborhoods, landmarks, and historic sites. This tour includes 50 points of interest in this 17.4 square mile resort. You will be treated to a historical narrative of today and yesterday, salt water taffy, area meal coupons, professional tour guide and host, and citywide transportation.
21-Point Atlantic City Tour
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Atlantic City Wine Hop Tour
Experience the best in New Jersey wines, because no one does it better! Sip and savor the award winning flavors of the area's premier handcrafted fine wines. Includes tastings from Balic Winery and Tomasello Winery, signature wine glasses, stroll through the Historic Towne of Smithville and the Village Greene, salt water taffy, area meal coupons, professional tour host, and round trip transportation.

Tour is approximately 4 hours.
Atlantic City Wine Hop Tour
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M. Pascucci
M. Pascucci: Sculptures is a solo exhibition on view now through July 2. Michael Pascucci works in a figurative and abstract styles that emphasize visual metaphors relating to the human condition. He states that his sculptures are essentially romantic as they connect to core feelings and enhance an awareness of self. Inspired by wonder for the structure of forms in nature, he seeks to inspire feelings of universal connectedness with his work. 
 M. Pascucci
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Borgata Comedy Club Presents Joe Bublewicz, John Ferrentino & John Joseph
A 20 year veteran of the national comedy circuit, Joe’s ability to take you on a tour of life’s absurdities will create an atmosphere of non-stop laughter by blending just the right mix of sarcasm, logic, and personality into a hilarious stand-up performance. His creative humor and sardonic style of comedy has made him a favorite at all the major comedy chains throughout the country. It’s a night out that will leave you wanting more.

John Ferrentino refers to himself as "the best comic-magician $29.95 can buy".  "The White House" was the forerunner to the comedy club scene and Ferrentino debuted and became a regular there, performing alongside such comics as Ray Romano, Eddie Murphy, Kevin James and Rosie O'Donnell.

John Joseph is one of the hottest Stand up comics working today. John has appeared on several Television programs including; Showtime comedy club, Comic Strip live on Fox, comedy central, Jongleurs live BBC The View on ABC, The Rosie O'Donnell show on ABC. John Toured as the opening act for Julio Iglesias for over 8 years
Borgata Comedy Club Presents Joe Bublewicz, John Ferrentino & John Joseph
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Vinnie Talarico
Power! Precision! Poignancy! Polish! Passion! These are but a few words to describe The Man With The Golden Voice—Vincent Talarico!
Vinnie Talarico
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Kiss My Burlesque- Ivan Kane
  Famed nightlife innovator Ivan Kane is bringing burlesque back to Atlantic City!  Kane will launch his newest burlesque show at Ivan Kane’s Kiss Kiss Nightclub inside The Quarter at the celebrated boardwalk casino, yet again affirming Tropicana’s place as Atlantic City’s premiere nightlife destination. As if that weren’t enough, burlesque lessons will be taught by the award-winning Kiss Kiss dancers every Saturday afternoon.  
Kane, who introduced Atlantic City to burlesque at the now legendary Ivan Kane’s Royal Jelly Burlesque Nightclub, states “Every night at Kiss Kiss people walk up to me and ask when I’m going to do my burlesque show again. I hear it a hundred times a night. I’m excited to finally launch it at Tropicana.”

Kiss My Burlesque- Ivan Kane
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The Burlesque Show
This 100% all new 2017 version of Borgata's The BURLESQUE Show is stylish tribute to a 1940‘s era Burlesque production featuring a talented, sexy, hilarious cast of dancers, comedians, and performers, along with a multitude of sparkling rhinestone trimming and tassels from the stars of the show. This highly entertaining, fast-paced revue frames classic vaudeville blackout skits and unique variety acts with burlesque-themed dance production numbers, featuring Burlesque star entertainers from around the globe. The BURLESQUE Show: See Less. Laugh More!

Presented exclusively at Borgata’s Music Box theatre every Thursday beginning May 25th and running through October 26th, 2017

 
The Burlesque Show
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The Burlesque Show
The BURLESQUE Show is an updated, stylish tribute to a 1940's era Burlesque routine featuring a talented, sexy, hilarious cast of dancers and comedians, along with a multitude of sparkling rhinestone trimming and tassels from the stars of the show - the burlesque performers. This highly entertaining, fast-paced revue frames classic vaudeville blackout skits and unique variety acts with burlesque-themed dance production numbers, featuring star entertainers from around the globe.
The Burlesque Show
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Legends In Concert
Legends in Concert has been voted No.1 Tribute Show so grab your tickets today to hear these beloved famous voices, see your idols and experience the world’s greatest tribute artists as they sing live on stage.
Legends In Concert
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Kip Moore
Kip Christian Moore is an American country music singer-songwriter signed to MCA Nashville. His debut album, Up All Night, was released on April 24, 2012. and was the best-selling debut album by a male in 2012 and 2013. In 2014, Moore released the single "Young Love", followed by "Dirt Road" and "I'm to Blame". Wild Ones, Moore's second studio album, was released on August 21, 2015.
Kip Moore
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My Big Gay Italian Wedding
My Big Gay Italian Wedding satirizes the controversies surrounding same-sex marriage as well as gay and Italian stereotypes.
My Big Gay Italian  Wedding
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500 Club Summer Series
 Stockton University’s Dante Hall Theater will kick off its Summer Music Series with the “500 Club Revived” every Friday and Saturday night from June 30 - July 29. 
Dave Damiani and the No Vacancy Orchestra return to the stage with a month long star studded lineup of some of today’s youngest and hottest entertainers.
 
The schedule is as follows:
 
June 30 & July 1: Landau Murphy, Jr.: Winner of America’s Got Talent (2011). Albums include "Landau," "That’s Life" and "Christmas Made for Two"
 
July 7 & 8: Renee Olstead: Sultry voiced singer. Albums include "Skylark," "Renee Olstead," "Stone Country," "Unleashed" and "Without You"
 
July 14 & 15: Graham Fenton: South Jersey native. Star of "Jersey Boys" (Frankie Valli)
 
July 22: Haley Reinhart: Singer and songwriter, star of American Idol (Season 10) & lead vocals with Postmodern Jukebox. Albums include "Listen Up!," "Better" and "Haley Reinhart"
 
July 28 & 29: Tribute to the Originals: A nod to those who called the 500 Club home and made it the place to be! Featuring various local artists.

500 Club Summer Series
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CHICKEN BONE BEACH HISTORICAL FOUNDATION PRESENTS JAZZ CONCERT SERIES
June 9, 2017
7PM to 10PM
Greg Moore & Abstract Truth Quartet
June 23, 2017
7PM to 10PM
Dwain Davis Quarter
July 14, 2017
7PM to 10PM
Nat Adderley, Jr. Trio
July 28, 2017
7PM to 10PM
Dan Fogel Quartet
August 11, 2017
7PM to 10PM
Tony Day Quartet
August 25, 2017
7PM to 10PM
Double Portion Ensemble
CHICKEN BONE BEACH HISTORICAL FOUNDATION PRESENTS JAZZ CONCERT SERIES
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Dusk Nightclub Presents Men Untamed
Untamed Male Revue is an award winning, Vegas style performance featuring the best male strippers in Atlantic City! Untamed separates itself from other male revues with its world class dancers, state of the art 11 million dollar complex, and its award winning choreographers! Come watch, play and flirt with the hottest male strippers in Atlantic City as they perform to your favorite songs in costumes (or lack of) that you only talk about with your besties. Strip away your inhibitions, come celebrate for your special occasion, whether its just because, its your birthday, or bachelorette party in Atlantic City – come and party with us! 
Dusk Nightclub Presents Men Untamed
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Ali Wong
Alexandra "Ali" Wong is an American actress, stand-up comic, and writer. She is noted for her Netflix stand-up special Baby Cobra, as well as her television appearances in American Housewife, Are You There, Chelsea?, Inside Amy Schumer, and Black Box. She is also a writer for the sitcom Fresh Off the Boat.
Ali Wong
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Night at the Disco
A NIGHT AT THE DISCO – FEATURING: 
VILLAGE PEOPLE 
SISTER SLEDGE 
ROSE ROYCE 
THE TRAMMPS FEAT. EARL YOUNG 
Night at the Disco
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Tropicana Weekly Fireworks
Tropicana Atlantic City to celebrate the summer season with Fireworks by Grucci! To start off summer with a “bang
The series starts on Friday, May 26th and then every Saturday night until September 9th, plus Tuesday, July 4th. The Tropicana will first dazzle the sky with a vibrant firework performance and then perform their Multimedia Light & Sound Show. The combination of these two spectacular mediums will make for an incredible summer night in Atlantic City!
Each of the 17 performances will be displayed from the beachfront and will include intricately designed scenes and vivid effects including Grucci high aerials and grand illuminations.

Tropicana Weekly Fireworks
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Jay Leno
Comedian and talk show host, Jay Leno will make his way to Atlantic City this summer! Famously known for his standup comedy and shows The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The Jay Leno Show, Leno has made strides as a late night host.  Catch him at Borgata's Event Center July 2!
Jay Leno
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La Traviata Dinner
Enjoy a pasta buffet including salad, dessert, sherry, champagne and Verdi's greatest work!

They swear to live together, but time is up, Violetta breathes her last breath as she remembers the time she spent with Alfredo. This opera, “La Traviata”, is the most famous opera in the world. ... On the other hand, the story of this opera is sorrowful. Violetta is destined to come to a tragic end.

La Traviata Dinner
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Mary J. Blige
R&B and Hip Hop's leading lady, Mary J. Blige, also known as the "Queen of Hip Hop Soul" will be in Atlantic City this summer! With hit singles, Be Without You, Real Love, Just Fine and more, Mary J. Blige has made her mark in the music industry. Don't miss her performing her chart-topping hits at Borgata's Event Center this July!
Mary J. Blige
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Fireworks
In Atlantic City, two firework shows will light up the sky to celebrate the Fourth of July, The first show at 9:00 PM at the Borgata in the Marina District. The second show on the boardwalk at the Tropicana at 10:00 PM.
Fireworks
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Movies Under the Stars
- Movies Under the Stars at Gardner’s Basin in Atlantic City kicks off this Tuesday, June 27th with a lineup of 10 dates for the season. Boardwalk Entertainment and the CRDA worked together to present the event, with the company accepting a sponsorship from the organization. Starting June 127th until September 5th, families can come down to Gardner’s Basin at dusk for a movie, snacks, and a good time. The movie will be displayed on a large inflatable screen, provided by Premiere Outdoor Movies. While the event has free entry, snacks will be available at cost. Guests are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets to enjoy the movie. 
Movie lineup: June 27-How to Train Your Dragon,¬ July 11-Shark Tale, July 18-The Croods, July 25-Trolls, August 1-Penguins of Madagascar, August 8-Home, August 15-Horton Hears A Who, August 22-Boss Baby, August 19-Rio, September 5-Diary of a Wimpy Kid.
Movies Under the Stars
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Dave Damiani
This amazing group of musicians will pay tribute to Atlantic City’s rich history with a story down memory lane playing songs from Frank Sinatra, Nat “King” Cole, Frankie Valli, The Beatles, Tony Bennett, and so many more…
Dave Damiani
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Free -Summer Jazz Concert
Free Summer Jazz Concert -  Orrin Evans Quartet -    Opening Artists Cedric Napoleon & Friends
Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation
Brighton Park In front of Claridge Hotel between Indiana & Ohio Avenues
Free -Summer Jazz Concert
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Cirque Italia - Water Circus
YOU ARE ABOUT TO HAVE THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE! CIRQUE ITALIA, THE FIRST TRAVELING WATER CIRCUS IS COMING TO TOWN WITH A SPECTACULAR SHOW THAT YOU CAN’T MISS! 
Packed full of incredible acts, there is no room for boredom. The variety presented is exceptional. For those who enjoy smart and well-thought out comedy, Alex the clown thrills while taking an acrobatic journey on the trampoline. Our Argentinian twin jugglers (with a Guinness World Record in their pockets) can handle all kinds of objects in the air, even fire! There is almost no bodily limit for our contortionist as she bends in ways you never would have imagined. She makes it seem so natural, you might end up trying it in yoga class.

Cirque Italia - Water Circus
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Sebastian Maniscalco
Sebastian Maniscalco Returns to Borgata!

Back by overwhelming demand, Sebastian Maniscalco is returning to Atlantic City this summer to do a command performance of his latest show Why Would You Do That? at The Event Center at the Borgata this July! If you missed him when he was here in January, now is your chance to see this amazing show.
Sebastian Maniscalco
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Sugar Ray
Sugar Ray is an American rock band formed in 1986. The band, starting off more as a funk metal band, gained mainstream fame in 1997 with their release of the song "Fly"
Sugar Ray
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The Ultimate Queen Celebration
Marc Martel brings his own tribute band for an explosive, one-night-only concert Queen fans will be talking about for a long time.
The Ultimate Queen Celebration
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The Yardbirds
The Yardbirds are more than a Rock band…they are an institution…which, in the brief period from 1963 to 1968, made an indelible mark on the “Shapes of Things” to come.
The Yardbirds
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