You may not know them, but your kids probably love them. They’re the high-pitched voices you hear on commercials singing kid-friendly versions of today’s hit songs. They’re Kidz Bop and they’re coming to Boardwalk Hall. Read more


The Showboat Hotel, which has been closed since 2014, will officially reopen on Friday, July 8. Showboat will open 852 oceanfront rooms and suites, along with 38 1,100-square-foot oceanfront balcony suites, which will include a living and dining area, a wet bar with fridge, 1.5 bathrooms and Jacuzzi tubs. The hotel will also include two 1,900-square-foot Super Suites that will include all of amenities of the balcony suites with an added gas fireplace.

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At 6 p.m. Sunday, July 10, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa will host "Comedy For a Cause," an event scheduled to take place at The Music Box in order to raise money for children with disabilities who attend the Atlantic County Special Services School District. Read more


Are you a lover of all things retro? Well the folks behind Boogie Nights sure are, and they are expanding their love from their iconic dance club located in Tropicana Atlantic City, to social media accounts everywhere. Read more


Fame is inconsistent. Sometimes the rise is quick and dramatic — one day you are a blonde-haired 4th grader sitting in a math class, and the next thing you know you are starring alongside Michael J. Fox in a nationally televised hit sitcom. While most would only dream to share the luck of a … Read more

  • By Rebecca King

Some of your favorite local celebrities, NHL and NCAA athletes, and reality show stars will serve as bartenders at Bally’s Wild Wild West 4 p.m. Saturday, June 4. Hosted by WZXL’s Scotty, from morning show JoJo, and Scotty and DJ Tommy T-Bone, all proceeds from the event will benefit the Hum… Read more


Hollywood celebrities are often characterized according to letter system with so-called A-list actors sitting at the top of the heap. But a certain small group of actors have amassed such an impressive body of work over a long period of time, are so influential and so revered, that they defy… Read more


1 It’s set up for you to eat, drink and be merry. With a myriad of restaurants, bars and shops, the Quarter is one of the few spots in the area that literally has something for everyone. Its festive, shopping-mall-meets-bar-crawl-atmosphere is enough to keep your whole group in good spirits … Read more


There should be a great deal of changes at Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort now that Carl Icahn has taken ownership and the management team of Tropicana Atlantic City gets involved. Read more

  • By RYAN LOUGHLIN, Atlantic City Weekly

1 It’s more authentic than you think. Most “Irish Bars” have about as much in common with Ireland as a Rastafarian parrot. Ri Ra, however, has actually managed to go out of its way to put some real authenticity into its space at Tropicana Atlantic City. The entire bar was created from what t… Read more

  • By RYAN LOUGHLIN, Atlantic City Weekly

Magician is one of those careers that just don’t seem real. It falls somewhere between “astronaut” and “ice cream taster” on the list of cool-but-impractical means of employment. It’s the kind of a dream job kids talk about and then eventually give up on. Well, most kids anyway. Read more

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  • Ray Schweibert

Progressive rockers Kansas — the band that spent more than four decades as a part of the soundtrack of the lives of multiple generations of music lovers — returns to the Tropicana Showroom on July 11 starting at 8 p.m. Read more