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With more than 1,000 DJ sets, 84 headliner concerts, two beach dance events, numerous beach bars for day life and nightlife, Atlantic City declares itself the Entertainment Capital of the Jersey Shore.

From headliners like Madonna in an arena setting at Boardwalk Hall, to an intimate set list with Bob Dylan in the Music Box at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, to a cover band on the beach at Landshark Bar & Grill at Resorts Casino Hotel – Atlantic City has more headliners, a larger variety of entertainment options, the most hotels rooms, gaming and 24/7 summer parties in comparison to any shore destination from New York to Maryland.

And with price points to meet any budget you can see an up and-coming comedian for around $20 or splurge on big names like Jerry Seinfeld, Wanda Sykes or D. L. Hughley.

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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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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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Nik Wallenda's Zirkus II

Come one come all to Tropicana Atlantic City to see Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus II, a thrilling variety show starring celebrated wire walker Nik Wallenda and an international troupe of circus performers. Combining suspense, amazement and laughter, each show will close with a recreation of the death-defying bicycle pyramid on the high-wire made famous by the Wallenda family. Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus II will enthrall family audiences playing select dates beginning July 9 through September 4, 2017 in the Tropicana Showroom.

The Details

Show time is Sunday, Monday, Tuesday 7 p.m. and Friday 9 p.m.  Matinees are 3:30 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays.  There are no shows on Wednesdays and Thursdays. There will also be no shows on Sunday, July 30 and Monday, July 31. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for children under 16, plus taxes and fees.  Tickets are available through Ticketmaster at 1-800-736-1420 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.

Nik Wallenda's Zirkus II
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Nik Wallenda's Zirkus II

Come one come all to Tropicana Atlantic City to see Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus II, a thrilling variety show starring celebrated wire walker Nik Wallenda and an international troupe of circus performers. Combining suspense, amazement and laughter, each show will close with a recreation of the death-defying bicycle pyramid on the high-wire made famous by the Wallenda family. Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus II will enthrall family audiences playing select dates beginning July 9 through September 4, 2017 in the Tropicana Showroom.

Show time is Sunday, Monday, Tuesday 7 p.m. and Friday 9 p.m.  Matinees are 3:30 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays.  There are no shows on Wednesdays and Thursdays. There will also be no shows on Sunday, July 30 and Monday, July 31. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for children under 16, plus taxes and fees.  Tickets are available through Ticketmaster at 1-800-736-1420 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.

Show schedule subject to change.

Nik Wallenda's Zirkus II
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Pink Concert on the AC Beach
Pink announces her exclusive east coast performance which will take place on the beach in Atlantic City.
This performance is only one of a few in North America. 

Pink is a huge supporter of various charities, including, Make a Wish Foundation, Autism Speaks, Human Rights Campaign and No Kid Hungry. 
She was formerly a spokesperson for COVERGIRL and remains on the UNICEF team as an Ambassador.
Pink Concert on the AC Beach
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Brantley Gilbert Beach Concert
One of only four country acts to have back-to-back platinum albums, including Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan and Eric Church, Brantley Gilbert's full-throttle country has seen Just As I Am receive the American Music Awards Favorite Country Album – and produce the #1s “Bottoms Up” and “One Hell Of An Amen.”
Brantley Gilbert Beach Concert
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Nik Wallenda's Zirkus II

Come one come all to Tropicana Atlantic City to see Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus II, a thrilling variety show starring celebrated wire walker Nik Wallenda and an international troupe of circus performers. Combining suspense, amazement and laughter, each show will close with a recreation of the death-defying bicycle pyramid on the high-wire made famous by the Wallenda family. Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus II will enthrall family audiences playing select dates beginning July 9 through September 4, 2017 in the Tropicana Showroom.

Show time is Sunday, Monday, Tuesday 7 p.m. and Friday 9 p.m.  Matinees are 3:30 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays.  There are no shows on Wednesdays and Thursdays. There will also be no shows on Sunday, July 30 and Monday, July 31. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for children under 16, plus taxes and fees.  Tickets are available through Ticketmaster at 1-800-736-1420 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.

Show schedule subject to change.

Nik Wallenda's Zirkus II
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Jersey Shore Medium

Linda Shields is a spiritual medium and psychic advisor at the Jersey Shore. Being in the public eye for over 24 years, she became aware of her “gifts” at a very young age. Linda has learned to connect with those who have passed over by helping them communicate once more with someone they have left in this life.

Jersey Shore Medium
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Jeff Dunham
Jeff Dunham is an American ventriloquist and stand-up comedian who has also appeared on numerous television shows, including Late Show with David Letterman, Comedy Central Presents, The Tonight Show and Sonny With a Chance. He has five specials that run on Comedy Central: Jeff Dunham: Arguing with Myself, Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity, Jeff Dunham's Very Special Christmas Special, Jeff Dunham: Controlled Chaos and Jeff Dunham: Minding the Monsters. Dunham also starred in The Jeff Dunham Show, a series on the network in 2009. His style has been described as "a dressed-down, more digestible version of Don Rickles with multiple personality disorder".
Jeff Dunham
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Ruff Ryders and Friends
The Ruff Ryders 20th Anniversary Tour announces a special Ruff Ryders and Friends performance as part of the 2017 Atlantic City BeachFest Concert Series, coming to the Atlantic City Beach on Thursday, August 3rd. The exclusive area appearance will include performances by DMX, Ja Rule + Ashanti, Fat Joe, The LOX and Drag-On and marks the first Ruff Ryders east coast appearance since their sold out reunion tour rolled through earlier this year.
Ruff Ryders and Friends
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Joe Bonamassa
Joe Bonamassa has been featured on the cover of virtually every guitar magazine multiple times. His name is notorious among guitarists not only for being a virtuoso, but also for his incredible collection of vintage guitars, gear and memorabilia (which he now calls the Bona-seum).

Almost every album Joe has produced instantly rockets to the #1 spot. His last studio record was even on Billboard’s Top 10 album chart, proving that a Blues album could debut next to the biggest names in popular music.

Joe Bonamassa was found to be a genuine guitar prodigy before he was a teenager. He was featured on local news shows and playing in professional bands throughout school with members three times his age. He started opening for B.B. King.
Joe Bonamassa
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7th Annual Atlantic City Triathlon
The Olympic distance race will consist of a 1 mile swim, 20 mile bike, and a 5 mile run. Participants will swim in the safe harbors of Atlantic City’s beautiful back bay, bike along the Atlantic City Expressway and run on the World Famous Atlantic City Boardwalk. Competitors who finish in the top 33 percent or top five (whichever is greater) in their respective age groups at this Regional Championship will automatically qualify for the 2018 USA Triathlon Olympic-Distance Age Group National Championships.
7th Annual Atlantic City Triathlon
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Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan has the rare ability to sing a spectrum of music genres, from classical and pop/rock to R&B and country. She has released 22 albums and racked up ten #1 Billboard magazine charted songs, eight singles certified gold from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and eleven RIAA certified gold and platinum albums. Chaka is currently in the studio at work on her next album.

Chaka Khan
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Styx and REO Speedwagon with Don Felder
Styx is an American rock band from Chicago that became famous for its albums from the mid-1970s and early 1980s. They are best known for melding the style of pop rock with the power of hard-rock guitar, strong ballads and elements of international musical theater.

REO Speedwagon is an American rock band. Formed in 1967, the band cultivated a following during the 1970s and achieved significant commercial success throughout the 1980s. Hi Infidelity contained four US Top 40 hits and is the group's best-selling album, with over ten million copies sold.
Styx and REO Speedwagon with Don Felder
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Red Bull Global Rallycross
One of the most unique events in Atlantic City in 2016 is coming back for an encore.

Red Bull GRC makes its return to the East Coast with a brand new waterfront event in Atlantic City. With the schedule winding down, a strong performance in New Jersey will be crucial to a late-season charge for the championship.

Drivers expected to compete during the 2017 Red Bull GRC season include two-time defending Supercar champion, Scott Speed; two-time Supercar champion and television host, Tanner Foust; freestyle motocross pioneer and off-road truck champion, Brian Deegan; World Rally Championship veteran, Chris Atkinson; 2006 Junior World Rally champion, Patrik Sandell; and many others.
Red Bull Global Rallycross
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TRUTV Impractical Jokers "Santiago Sent Us" Tour Starring The Tenderloins
Natives of Staten Island, NY, Sal Vulcano, Joe Gatto, James Murray and Brian Quinn met while attending high school and later formed The Tenderloins Comedy Troupe in 1999.  After years of performing live improv and sketch comedy shows, The Tenderloins crossed over to the web, garnering millions of views for their internet sketches, eventually creating the runaway success Impractical Jokers for truTV. Impractical Jokers is top 5 in its timeslot on cable in the US and is the #1 show on Comedy Central in the United Kingdom and India.
TRUTV Impractical Jokers
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Bill Maher
Bill Maher, Jr. is an American political satirist, writer, producer, political commentator, television host, actor, media critic, and stand-up comedian. Before his role as the host of HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher, Maher hosted a similar late-night talk show called Politically Incorrect, originally on Comedy Central and later on ABC.
Bill Maher
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Santana: Transmogrify Tour 2017
The reunion is over but the party will continue all summer long when Carlos Santana launches a new tour June 23.

Santana, who will celebrate his 70th birthday July 20, performed last year with the original 1969 lineup that churned out memorable hits like "Evil Ways," "Black Magic Woman" and "Oye Como Va." They had reunited to record their fourth album together—the guitar whiz's 23rd overall—"Santana IV," released last spring. A commemorative live album, "Santana IV: Live at the House of Blues, Las Vegas," came out in October.

The Transmogrify Tour follows Santana's 2016 reunion with his classic lineup, though the upcoming trek will not feature keyboardist and singer Gregg Rolie, guitarist Neal Schon, percussionist Michael Carabello and drummer Michael Shrieve. Last year, that group played a handful of shows and released a live album and a new studio effort, Santana IV.
Santana:  Transmogrify Tour 2017
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2017 Atlantic City Airshow
Now celebrating its 15th year, the 2017 Atlantic City Airshow will return to the skies above the beautiful free beaches and Boardwalk in Atlantic City on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. GEICO will return as the presenting sponsor of this event, as announced by Greater Atlantic City Chamber President Joe Kelly, the show’s organizer.
The USAF Air Demonstration Squadron ("Thunderbirds") is the air demonstration squadron of the United States Air Force (USAF). The Thunderbirds are based at Nellis AFB, Nevada and perform aerial demonstrations in the F-16C Fighting Falcon, and they also fly two F-16D twin-seat trainers. Much of the Thunderbirds' display alternates between maneuvers performed by the diamond, and those performed by the opposing solos, all with magnificent accuracy and precision.

2017 Atlantic City Airshow
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Smokey Robinson

As one of the most beloved entertainers of all time, Robinson has over 35 Top 40 hits, including “Shop Around” which was the first Motown #1 R&B hit and the first Motown million-seller.  In addition to writing hits for The Miracles, Robinson wrote and produced hits for other Motown greats including The Temptations, Mary Wells, Brenda Holloway, Marvin Gaye and others. “The Way You Do the Things You Do,” “My Girl,” “Get Ready,” “You Beat Me to the Punch,” “Don’t Mess with Bill,” “Ain’t That Peculiar,” and “My Guy” are just a few of his songwriting triumphs during those years.

With one of the music industry’s most recognizable voices, Robinson has accumulated more than 4,000 songs to his credit and continues to thrill sold out audiences around the world with his high tenor voice, impeccable timing, and profound sense of lyrics. Along the way, Robinson has won a Grammy for “Just to See Her,” a Grammy Living Legend award, inducted into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters’ Hall of Fame, NARAS Lifetime Achievement Award, a Kennedy Center honoree and the National Medal of Arts award from the President of the United States.

Smokey Robinson
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Jerry Seinfeld
Seinfeld returned to stand-up comedy in the late 1990s, embarking on multiple national tours of comedy clubs and theaters, one of which was documented in the 2002 film Comedian. He also wrote Seinlanguage (1993), a best-selling book of humorous observations, and the children's book Halloween (2003). He also co-wrote, co-produced and starred in the animated Bee Movie (2007).

In 2010, Seinfeld made a return to television with The Marriage Ref. This reality show featured a panel of comedians who were asked to weigh in on the real-life conflicts and squabbles of different couples. It was canceled after one season. Seinfeld has fared much better with his web interview show, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, which debuted in 2012. Over the years, he has talked with such comedy stars as Chris Rock, Louis C.K., Tina Fey and Amy Schumer.
Jerry Seinfeld
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2018 Miss America "Show Us Your Shoes" Parade
The parade will step off at 5:00 PM from New Jersey Avenue on the Boardwalk, travel towards the famous Boardwalk Hall, and end at Albany Avenue. The two-mile route allows for ample viewing space for you and your family to take part in this historic tradition. This now-famous event highlights some of the fun events leading up to the Miss America competition. Each contestant wears a pair of shoes decorated with things for which their state or territory is best known. The results are incredible - and gorgeous!
2018 Miss America
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2018 Miss America Competition
The 97th Miss America Competition will return to Atlantic City's historic Boardwalk Hall on Sunday, September 10, 2017, from 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM on the ABC Television Network. Packed with glitz and glam, the spectacular evening will showcase the serious smarts and tremendous talent of 52 women representing their home states and territories as they compete to bring home the crown. The 2018 Miss America Competition follows three days of Preliminary Competitions and two weeks of various Miss America events held on and around the famed Atlantic City Boardwalk. The 52 contestants will also participate in the celebrated, fan-favorite "Show Us Your Shoes" Parade, which will travel along a two-mile route on the Atlantic City Boardwalk Saturday, September 9, 2017.
2018 Miss America Competition
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Ironman 70.3
The race begins at sunrise with a 1.2-mile sheltered swim in the beautiful back bays of Atlantic City. Framed by the Atlantic City skyline, spectators may view the entire swim course from the shore. The single-loop bike course is 56 flat and fast miles through vineyards, state forests, riverside towns, and a portion of the Atlantic City Expressway, which athletes will ride without traffic (and toll-free!). Finally, the 13.1-mile run course features striking views of the Atlantic Ocean on the world-famous Atlantic City Boardwalk, a one-of-a-kind race experience for both athletes and spectators.
Ironman 70.3
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2017 Garden State Country Music & Food Truck Festival

2 Days - 2 Stages - 20 Artists - 40 Food Trucks!!

The Garden State Country Music and Food Truck Festival is coming to Bader Airfield in Atlantic City, New Jersey on September 30th and October 1st, 2017. 
 

Garden State Festival is the only multi-day festival in the Tri-State area bringing together nationally headlining country music artists and over 40 of the area's top food trucks. Covering over 47 acres of Bader Airfield in the heart of Atlantic City just minutes away from the world famous hotel casino boardwalk. Garden State Festival will have three distinct area;  Live Entertainment, Food Truck Midway and the MarketPlace. Each area designed to create a memorable experience for every attendee as they explore the festival.

2017 Garden State Country Music & Food Truck Festival
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2017 Garden State Country Music & Food Truck Festival

2 Days - 2 Stages - 20 Artists - 40 Food Trucks!!

The Garden State Country Music and Food Truck Festival is coming to Bader Airfield in Atlantic City, New Jersey on September 30th and October 1st, 2017. 
 

Garden State Festival is the only multi-day festival in the Tri-State area bringing together nationally headlining country music artists and over 40 of the area's top food trucks. Covering over 47 acres of Bader Airfield in the heart of Atlantic City just minutes away from the world famous hotel casino boardwalk. Garden State Festival will have three distinct area;  Live Entertainment, Food Truck Midway and the MarketPlace. Each area designed to create a memorable experience for every attendee as they explore the festival.

2017 Garden State Country Music & Food Truck Festival
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Silent Film: The Lodger With Live Music Accompaniment
The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog is a 1927 British silent film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. A landlady suspects her new lodger is the madman killing women in London. The Lodger introduced themes that would run through much of Hitchcocks later work: the innocent man on the run, hunted down by a self-righteous society.
Silent Film:  The Lodger  With Live Music Accompaniment
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Janet Jackson ' State of the World Tour'
The STATE OF THE WORLD tour is a continuation of the Unbreakable tour and will include fan favorites from her chart-topping ‘Unbreakable’ album, an array of her socially conscious music she’s released throughout her career, and other smash hits and soon-to-be released new tracks with a state of the art live production!  
Janet Jackson ' State of the World Tour'
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