The Deck at the Golden Nugget offers a wide variety of musical acts from the afternoon to late night in Atlantic City.

It’s always fun to hit Golden Nugget, but when the weather is warm — and it still is — heading to he Nugget, is especially lively.

1 The In-Water Power Boat Show. Boat enthusiast? Head to Golden Nugget for the In-Water Power Boat Show and climb aboard the boat of your dreams. With sport cruisers, yachts and more, along with a Marine Accessory Mart, this boat show lets boat owners (and those dreaming of being boat owners) a chance to check out the newest models in the best setting possible: an actual marina. The show takes place Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 6 through 9. Tickets are $12 per day in advance, $15 on site.

2 Happy Hours. Have big-time fun at any one of Golden Nugget’s happy hour options. From Bill’s Bar & Burger to Chart House and Lillie’s Asian Cuisine, there’s something for every appetite throughout the property.

3 The Deck. One of summer’s most memorable venues is still open, complete with specialty cocktails like the Bay of Passion and Atlantic City Sweet Tea and outside blackjack tables. Head to The Deck all weekend and check out tunes by B Street Band at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday; Daddy Pop at 7:30 p.m. on Friday; All Souled Out at 2:30 p.m. followed by No Pressure at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday; and The Exceptions at 2 p.m. on Sunday.

4 Rush Lounge. As exciting as The Deck is in the summertime, Golden Nugget’s Rush Lounge is inviting all year long. Just steps from the casino and main atrium, Rush Lounge is a chill gathering spot any day of the year, with games on the flat screen TV’s and loads of live music. Head there this weekend for music from Dane Anthony at 8 p.m. on Thursday; Mutt & Bailey at 6 p.m. followed by All Souled Out at 10 p.m. on Friday; and Bobby & Kit at 6 p.m. on Saturday.

5 Haven Nightclub. Hang out at Nugget during the day, but make sure you bring your dancing shoes and stay for the night at Haven Nightclub. An Atlantic City mainstay, Haven offers bottle service and weekly DJ entertainment. This week, check out DJ CX at 11 p.m. Thursday; Quix at 11 p.m. Friday; and Sid Vicious at 10 p.m. Saturday.

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