Before the big awards ceremony at Borgata on March 22, the Atlantic City JayCees and A.C. Weekly's 2019 Top 40 Under 40 met up at Veracruz at Harrah's for pre-awards party celebration on March 5. The winners, who will be officially announced in A.C. Weekly on March 21, got to know each other a bit while noshing on great food and chatting over cocktails.

— Photos by Kristian Gonyea