Restuarant Week kick off

Get a sneak taste of dishes offered during Atlantic City Restaurant Week at the event’s annual kick-off celebration 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13, at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.

More than a dozen area restaurants will attend, offering a taste of their Restaurant Week menus. In addition to food tastings, the celebration will include live music by the Kenny I Orchestra and a cash bar.

Tickets are $35 and are limited, so be sure to purchase yours in advance. Proceeds will benefit the Atlantic Cape Community College’s Academy of Culinary Arts, and each attendee is also encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Community FoodBank of New Jersey Southern Branch.

The event will take place inside the Signature Room at Borgata, located at 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City. Tickets can be purchased at the CRDA’s Boardwalk Information Center inside Boardwalk Hall or at ACRestaurant Week.com.

—Jacklyn McQuarrie