Resorts opening 1978

Resorts opening 1978

It took two tries to get to opening day at Resorts Casino Hotel in May 1978. An initial referendum failed to win public approval. A second vote in 1976 passed when it provided more details for voters.

Calling all former Resorts employees! Resorts Casino Hotel will host an employee reunion 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, June 14, in the Atlantic Ballroom.

Admission is $20 per person and includes light fare and cash bar. Resorts is asking attendees to bring photos and mementos to be displayed from their time working for at the property.

Go to for more info. Resorts is located at 1133 Boardwalk, Atlantic City.

—Rebecca King

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