Events

Things To Do in AC



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.

Select a date for a snapshot view of great Jersey shore events for that day. 

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ShopRite LPGA Classic
Due to the ongoing health crisis, the 2020 ShopRite LPGA Classic will be held without fans.

The ShopRite LPGA Classic provides one of the most fan-friendly experiences in all of professional golf. Whether you're a die hard golfer, a casual fan, or just looking to spend a day hanging out with family and friends on one of the most scenic golf courses in New Jersey - we have something for everyone.

Live coverage on the Golf Channel Friday, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM and 3 PM - 5 PM Saturday & Sunday.
ShopRite LPGA Classic
10 | 02
Bayside ROCK Live!
Enjoy live music – Bayside – in Atlantic City’s beautiful Marina District. Every Friday night* from August 28th through October 23rd, Harrah's Resort will offer outdoor entertainment featuring DJ sets and your favorite 70’s and 80’s tribute bands. The stage will be located at The Waterfront Conference Center parking complex and each ticket includes a socially-distanced space for up to two people.

*Age 21+ Only. Masks/facial covering must be worn at all times in venue except when eating or drinking. 
Bayside ROCK Live!
10 | 02
Comedians of Compound Media
Atlantic City Comedy Club's grand re-opening at the Celebrity Theater!

Join them for a socially-distanced show in the theater. There's plenty of room to safely spread out in this classic, old-school venue!
Comedians of Compound Media
10 | 03
Horror Sideshow Market
The Horror Sideshow Market - Shopping & Bizarre. This ONE DAY outside event will take place in the Showboat Hotel parking lot. There will be limited capacity and parking will be available across the street for $8. Rain date is Sunday, October 4th, 2020.

The event is $5 CASH ONLY at the door. The show will feature some great vendors and special guests. For your safety, there will be hand sanitizing stations and plenty of room to be physically distant. Due to the pandemic, we are also asking that masks be required at all times.

Special guests:
Toni Hudson
Mark Patton
Lisa Wilcox
Toy Newkirk
Mick Strawn
Nick Benson
Horror Sideshow Market
10 | 03
Oktoberfest Celebration
Tennessee Avenue Beer Hall is celebrating Oktoberfest the only way they know how - The Tenn. Ave. way!   The Beer Yard will be decorated and the staff will be in costumes.  They’ll also have tons of great giveaways! See a list below of the Oktoberfest beers they’ll have on tap! Polka music will be playing with featured accordionist, Don Bitterlich on Saturday, October 3 at 3PM.  Tony DeLuca will play on Sunday, October 4 at 3PM. Chef Charles will wow everyone with his special German inspired menu, below.

Beers:
Hofbrau Oktoberfestbier
Schneider Weisse Tap 7 Unser Original
Warsteiner Oktoberfest
Konig Ludwig Dunkel
Eight & Sand The Monkey & The Engineer

Menu: 
Pork Schnitzel Sandwich $10
Cabbage Apple Slaw, Bavarian Mustard Aioli

Bratwurst $8
Beer Braised Kraut, Toasted Bun

Short Rib “Sauerbraten” $16
Inspired by Germany’s National Dish.  Served over Herb Spaetzle, Pan Juices

German Potato Salad $4
Red Bliss, Bacon, Herbs

Apple Strudel $7
Granny Smith Apple, Beer Caramel, Cinnamon Sugar
Oktoberfest Celebration
10 | 09
Second Fridays Noyes Arts Garage
During Second Friday’s, visitors gather to celebrate the openings of our newest galleries. Come and meet the exhibiting guest artists!

October 9 see works by artists Fran Bull, Drew Griffiths, Lennox Warner and Noyes Artists Members.
Second Fridays Noyes Arts Garage
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Street Fest Tokyo Meet & Car Show
Street Fest Tokyo Meet & Car Show 'The Redemption' comes to Showboat Hotel on October 10!

Join RIX Magazine and Never Ride Stock as we set the stage to bring you Street Fest Tokyo Meet & Car Show 'The Redemption'.  We will highlight individuals and their latest automobile creations as they compete for bragging rights. 

LIMITED TICKETS/SPACES AVAILABLE.
Rain Date: 10/24/20


Street Fest Tokyo Meet & Car Show
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Anthony Rodia at the Celebrity Theater
Join Atlantic City Comedy Club for a socially-distanced show in the theater. There's plenty of room to safely spread out in this classic, old-school venue!

Anthony Rodia has taken the comedy scene by storm and has made a name for himself on social media and Youtube with his "Road Rage Wednesdays" clips, song parodies, and his hilarious "Uncle Vinny" character. Anthony has also hit the road becoming one of the most sought after comedians in the country, performing his unique brand of stand up to sold-out crowds in some of the most famous comedy clubs and theaters across North America.
Anthony Rodia at the Celebrity Theater
10 | 17
Atlantic City Marathon (Virtual)
The event will be hosted virtually.

10K & 5K
Saturday, October 17
Start Time: 9am

AmeriHealth New Jersey Atlantic City Marathon & Half Marathon
Sunday, October 18
Start Time: 8am

Established in 1958, the Atlantic City Marathon is the third oldest continuing marathon in the United States.



Atlantic City Marathon (Virtual)
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Cat & Nat
This event has been rescheduled please go to the event website for more information.

Join Cat & Nat as they shine a witty light on some of the hardest topics in motherhood, all while celebrating this amazing community of women who come from all walks of life but are united in the idea that we're all just doing the best we can. There will be music, surprise guests, sequins, Spanx, dancing, bubbles, balloons, laughter, tears, and whatever else these moms can get away with.
Cat & Nat
10 | 30
Kreeps with Kids Comedy Tour
The event has been rescheduled, please visit the venue website for more information.

Kreeps with Kids brings together comedians Robert Kelly, Ron Bennington, Jim Florentine, and Rich Vos as they focus on the humorous side of being a parent. The comedy group represents parents who don’t read the books, who have a metal band play their kid’s birthday party, and let their kids stay up as late as they want. This is a comedy show about the other side of parenting. Catch this hilarious group at Borgata’s Music Box on Friday, October 30.
Kreeps with Kids Comedy Tour
10 | 31
STYX (POSTPONED)
This event has been postponed please visit the venue website for more information.

The six men comprising STYX have committed to rocking the Paradise together with audiences far and wide!
STYX (POSTPONED)
11 | 06
Wu-Tang Clan
This event was rescheduled from original date of May 9 to November 6.

Wu-Tang Clan is an American hip-hop group from Staten Island. They are regarded as one of the most influential groups of all time. Wu-Tang Clan has released four gold and six platinum studio albums. Don't miss Wu-Tang Clan live at Borgata's Event Center in Atlantic City on Friday, November 6!
Wu-Tang Clan
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Blood Sweat & Tears
This event has been rescheduled please visit the website for more information.

Jazz-rock band Blood, Sweat and Tears is coming to Harrah's Resort Atlantic City on Saturday, November 14. Experience the magical combination of brass and rock instruments that this beloved Canadian-American group is most known for live in person!
Blood Sweat & Tears
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Atlantic City Ballet Presents It's A Shore Holiday

Let the Atlantic City Ballet help you get into the holiday spirit! This “radio city-esque” review features a blend of contemporary and classical dance all set to your most beloved holiday tunes. With singers & a live band, you will be transported to a Holiday Winter Wonderland that will capture your inner child’s imagination. This delightful show will bring out the holiday spirit in everyone.



Atlantic City Ballet Presents It's A Shore Holiday
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Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash
This event has been rescheduled from May 9 to November 28.

Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash pays tribute to and celebrates legendary Sun Records recording artists Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis & Johnny Cash. On November 28th, experience the feeling that you are a witness to a rock and roll royalty jam session! From Blue Suede Shoes and Hound Dog to Great Balls of Fire and Walk the Line the show energizes and exudes pure 1950s rock and roll.
Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash
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Collective Soul, Better Than Ezra
This event has been rescheduled please visit the venue website for more information.

Collective Soul will join forces with Better Than Ezra and special guest Tonic for the “Just Looking Around 2020” summer tour. See them at Ocean Casino Resort’s Ovation Hall this December 19, 2020!
Collective Soul, Better Than Ezra
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Atlantic City Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker, one of ballet’s treasured classics, tells the story of a little girl named Clara who is given a magical nutcracker doll on Christmas Eve. Embarking on a wondrous journey through the Kingdom of Snow and the Land of Sweets, Clara encounters many unforgettable and timeless characters. Young and old alike will experience the many magical moments, of this beloved holiday ballet. There’s no better way to spend the holidays with family and friends than by sharing Atlantic City Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker.



Atlantic City Ballet Presents The Nutcracker
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Charlie Wilson
The event has been rescheduled, please visit the venue website for more information.

13 time Grammy Award nominee, Charlie Wilson, is coming to Atlantic City! The singer-songwriter also known as Uncle Charlie was nominated for three 2018 NAACP Image Awards including Outstanding Male Artist, Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration and Outstanding Album. Hits from his latest album titled "In It to Win It" can be heard at Borgata on Saturday, January 9, 2021!
Charlie Wilson
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Sinbad
This event has been rescheduled from May 16 to January 29, 2021.

The one and only Sinbad comes to Atlantic City this May! The comedian, actor, and producer is known for his work on “A Different World,” “The Sinbad Show,” and plenty of movies. Don’t miss his performance at Borgata, where he'll tell real-life stories, reliving the comic moments as he remembers them!
Sinbad
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Atlantic City Ballet Presents Dracula
This event has been rescheduled please visit the website for more details.

Based on Bram Stoker’s 1897 classic gothic horror story, choreographer Phyllis Papa’s Dracula mixes romance and passion with horror and pain. This original ballet, complete with sensuous costumes, theatrical sets and a gripping score, has become one of the biggest hits in Atlantic City Ballet’s 38-year history. Your invitation awaits to experience a new and thrilling Halloween tradition you’ll never forget!

Atlantic City Ballet Presents Dracula
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Air Supply
This event has been postponed please visit their website for more information.

Air Supply are a rock duo, consisting of English singer-songwriter and guitarist Graham Russell and Australian lead vocalist Russell Hitchcock. They had a succession of hits worldwide, including eight Top Ten hits in the United States, in the early 1980s. Their album Lost in Love contained three US Top 5 Singles, including "Every Woman in the World" and "All Out of Love". They formed in Australia in 1975 and have included various accompanying musicians and singers.
Air Supply
2 | 06
Gary Owen
This event has been rescheduled from May 8 to February 6, 2021.

Get ready to laugh out loud with Gary Owen! The legendary comic is coming to The Concert Venue on Saturday February 6, 2021! Owen has been entertaining American audiences for more than a decade with his side-splitting comedy. Having performed to sold-out audiences in all the major comedy clubs and theatres across the country, Owen is one of America’s most beloved comedians, having been proclaimed by Ebony magazine as Black America’s “Favorite White Comedian”.
Gary Owen
2 | 06
Hollywood Nights – The Bob Seger Experience
This event as been postponed please visit the venue website for more information.

Hollywood Nights – The Bob Seger Experience, the ultimate tribute to Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band, is coming to Tropicana Atlantic City February 6, 2021 at 9 pm.
Hollywood Nights – The Bob Seger Experience
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Tyler Henry - The Hollywood Medium
This event has been rescheduled please visit the website for more details.

Tyler Henry is the star of E! Entertainment’s hit television show, Hollywood Medium, and for the first time audiences will be treated to his new live show entitled “An Evening of Hope, Healing and Closure". This exclusive show will feature Tyler discussing his unique gift and how it affects his everyday life, PLUS Live Audience Readings and interactive audience Q&A.
Tyler Henry - The Hollywood Medium
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POP Tour 2000
This event has been postponed please visit the venue website for more information.

POP 2000 TOUR hosted by Lance Bass of *NSYNC, with Mark McGrath of Sugar Ray, O-Town, Ryan Cabrera & LFO!
POP Tour 2000
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Zucherro
This event has been rescheduled please visit the venues website for more information.

Don't miss Zucchero Fornaciari, father of Italian blues live at Hard Rock February 26, 2021!
Zucherro
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Sebastian Maniscalco You Bother Me Tour
Touted as “the comedian’s comedian” by People, don’t miss your chance to see Sebastian live and in person in Atlantic City.
Sebastian Maniscalco You Bother Me Tour
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Atlantic City Ballet Presents Papa & Sinatra: Their Way

This event has been rescheduled please visit the venue website for more information.

Created in honor of his centennial year, AC Ballet pays tribute to Frank Sinatra's signature songs that defined a generation. Phyllis Papa's exquisite choreography combined with "Ole Blue Eyes' " iconic melodies makes this program a must see for both ballet and Sinatra fans. 



Atlantic City Ballet Presents Papa & Sinatra: Their Way
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Christopher Cross
This event has been rescheduled please visit the venues website for more information. 

In 2020, Christopher Cross celebrates the 40th anniversary of his breakthrough debut album with a major tour featuring songs from his debut album: “Sailing,” “Ride Like the Wind,” “Say You’ll Be Mine,” and more.
Christopher Cross
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