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Find fun Atlantic City, New Jersey events

Atlantic City has always been about entertainment, but in recent years, the city has become a must-stop location for popular Jersey shore events such as top musical acts in concert, championship boxing matches, celebrity sightings, family-friendly Boardwalk Hall events, and more.

Whether you’re traveling to AC for vacation, a sporting event or a conference or meeting, you’ll find a full calendar of Jersey shore events, with a variety of Boardwalk Hall events and Atlantic City attractions to choose from throughout the year. Use the options below to search for upcoming Atlantic City concerts, comedy shows, festivals and more. Click on event listings for tickets, venue location and other details.

Find information about Atlantic City, New Jersey events on the Boardwalk Hall calendar and the Convention & Tradeshow Calendar or browse the upcoming events below.

Select a date for a snapshot view of great Jersey shore events for that day. 

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21-Point Atlantic City Tour
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride through Atlantic City. Situated on the historic Absecon Island and home to nearly 40,000 people, you'll discover where to go and what to do while visiting our great city. Best known as the “Welcome Tour of AC,” you will be introduced to its charming neighborhoods, landmarks, and historic sites. This tour includes 50 points of interest in this 17.4 square mile resort. You will be treated to a historical narrative of today and yesterday, salt water taffy, area meal coupons, professional tour guide and host, and citywide transportation.
21-Point Atlantic City Tour
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Atlantic City Heritage Tour
Let’s journey into the life and contributions of African Americans in the development of Atlantic City. Inspired by the book, The Northside, you'll discover the people, the places and the events that make Atlantic City home for many African Americans. This tour includes 26 points of interest, such as Pop Lloyd Stadium, Chicken Bone Beach, Civil Rights Garden, and many other sites revered by the African-American community; salt water taffy, area meal coupons, professional tour guide and host, and citywide transportation.

 A1 Tours remembers the Man of Equality and Peace, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  For the entire month of January, you may purchase the Atlantic City Heritage Tour at 50% OFF.  This commemorative tour takes you on a 90 minute journey through the lives of local African-Americans who “lived the dream” by making significant contributions to our city and nation.   
Atlantic City Heritage Tour
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Atlantic City Wine Hop Tour
Experience the best in New Jersey wines, because no one does it better! Sip and savor the award winning flavors of the area's premier handcrafted fine wines. Includes tastings from Balic Winery and Tomasello Winery, signature wine glasses, stroll through the Historic Towne of Smithville and the Village Greene, salt water taffy, area meal coupons, professional tour host, and round trip transportation.

Tour is approximately 4 hours.
Atlantic City Wine Hop Tour
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Beach, Boardwalk & Bosses Tour with A1 Tours
Step back in time to the Prohibition era and the rise of Boardwalk Empire. Guests will visit the golden age of Atlantic City and enjoy lunch at the one time speakeasy, The Irish Pub. Narrated tour. Departs The Irish Pub, 164 St. James Place at The Boardwalk Monday - Saturday 12:00 pm
Beach, Boardwalk & Bosses Tour with A1 Tours
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Borgata Comedy Club Presents Sean Morton, Vinnie Brand & Greg Morton
Sean Morton is a comic who has made a huge impression on the comedy world in a very short period of time. Since coming on to the comedy scene in 2008, Sean has risen in the comedy ranks from guest spots and hosting to featuring and headlining all over NJ, NY, PA and even Canada. His observational style of comedy has made him a favorite of audiences young and old, male and female.

Vincent S. Brand III is an American stand-up comedian from Middletown, NJ. He is best known for being the club owner of The Stress Factory Comedy Club in New Brunswick, NJ. Brand has also made television and radio appearances on shows, such as Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn, Last Comic Standing, The Rosie O'Donnell Show, The Opie and Anthony Show, NickMom Night Out, and Restaurant Stakeout.

They call our special guest this evening, Mr. Standing O!  He’s known as the ultimate stand up act at clubs, colleges, and theatres across the U.S., Canada, Australia, and The United Kingdom.  He has shared the stage with comedy legends, Dave Chappelle, and Chris Rock!  Sinbad, Howie Mandel, The Muppets, Jimmy J. J. Walker, Bill Maher, and Brad Garrett from ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’.  He has opened for Celine Dione, Dionne Warwick, Harry Connick Jr. and Luther Vandross at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.  He regularly headlines at Planet Hollywood, The MGM, and the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City and Las Vegas.
Borgata Comedy Club Presents Sean Morton, Vinnie Brand & Greg Morton
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Marc Antonelli
Marc Antonelli was raised in the suburbs of Boston, MA and now at the age of 29, resides in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. He studied Vocal Performance at both The Boston Conservatory and Berklee College of Music from 2007 – 2010.

From 2010 to 2011, Marc performed in Atlantic City at the Tropicana Casino & Resort at the exclusive Tango’s Lounge. After only six months, he was promoted by then Tropicana CEO, Mark Gianantonio to become a headlining act for two successful productions in the 2500-seat showroom with rave reviews from the New York Times and Atlantic City Weekly.

Marc has also made frequent performance visits at the Sugarhouse Casino in Philadelphia, The Borgata, Taj Mahal and The Golden Nugget in Atlantic City. With a repertoire of classical, pop, jazz, musical theater and other contemporary stylings in his arsenal, Marc captivates his audience with the ability to sing in English, Spanish, Italian, and French.

Schedule subject to change. View Ticketmaster For Complete Schedule.
Marc Antonelli
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Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation Presents Jazz Fall/Winter Concert Series
December 15 - Budesa Brothers Quartet
December 29 - Jordan Williams Quartet
January 12 - Carrie Jackson Quartet
January 26 - Luke Carlos O'Reilly Quartet
Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation Presents Jazz Fall/Winter Concert Series
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The Australian Bee Gees Show
Experience the world's leading Bee Gees tribute band in ‘the Australian Bee Gees Show — A Tribute to the Bee Gees’. One of the most successful and beloved acts in musical history is recreated on the stage in a 75-minute, multi-media concert event. Hear hits like ‘Staying Alive,’ ‘You Should Be Dancing,’ ‘How Deep Is Your Love,’ ‘Jive Talkin’ and many more.

The Australian Bee Gees Show
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Mission Improbable - A Deadly Espionage Game - Murder Mystery Dinner Show
It's a secret world of international intrigue involving spies, stolen formulas, covert deals and undercover deception!

While you enjoy a three-course dinner, see if you can figure out the murder mystery.
Mission Improbable - A Deadly Espionage Game - Murder Mystery Dinner Show
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Flashback Fridays @ Golden Nugget Atlantic City
Every Friday in the Showroom at The Golden Nugget Atlantic City come out and see your favorite Tribute Band.

 Jan  6   B Street:  Bruce Springsteen Tribute
Jan 13   Completely Unchained:  Van Halen Tribute
Jan 20   Beginnings:  Chicago Tribute
Jan 27   Rockin The Paradise:  Styx Tribute
Feb  3   Wanted DOA:  Tribute Bon Jovi
Feb 10  Groovin' 60s & 70s:  Tribute Musical Journey
Feb 17  Fooz Fighters:  Tribute Foo Fighters
Feb 24  Live at the Fillmore:  Tribute Allman Brothers Band
Mar   3  Stone Velvet: Stone Temple Pilots & Velvet Revolver
Mar 16  Eaglemania:  Tribute Eagles
Mar 23  Kashmir:  Led Zeppelin Tribute
Mar 30  Hot Blooded:  Foreigner Tribute




Flashback Fridays @ Golden Nugget Atlantic City
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15th Annual Atlantic City Indoor Auto Races
Friday night’s program will once again include the fan favorite, four 20 lap events for the TQ Midgets. Twenty cars will start each race, and the fastest driver from time trials will start in the seventh place in each race. At stake in these races will be eight spots in Saturday night’s prestigious 40 lap Gambler’s Classic TQ Midget feature. Drivers will have two ways to race their way into Saturday night’s main event. The four drivers that win Friday night’s events will automatically lock themselves into Saturday night’s race. In addition, the next four highest point earners from Friday will also lock themselves in Saturday’s main event.  With points being awarded based on finishing position in the races and their time trial position earlier in the day, every position will matter. The Slingshots and Sr. Champ Karts will also run qualifying events.

Saturday’s program will consist of heat races and last chance qualifiers for the TQ Midgets followed by feature events for the Slingshots and Champ Karts. The program ends with the traditional 40 lap TQ Midget feature event, where Anthony Sesely of Matawan, NJ became the first three time winner of the prestigious event.
15th Annual Atlantic City Indoor Auto Races
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Atlantic City Fight Night
Featuring:  Dallas Holden, Ovian Davis, Dan Murray, Ernesto Perez, John Bauza, Gabrial Pham, Bryne Green, Yuirk Mamedov and Jamal Simmons.  Main Event Thomas "Cornflake" LaManna
Atlantic City Fight Night
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Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy
Created and directed by renown theatrical and circus impresario Neil Goldberg, Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy is an exotic encounter inspired by nature’s unpredictable creations brought to life by an international cast of soaring aerialists, spine-bending contortionists, acrobats, jugglers and musicians. From the Butterfly Ballet and Flipping Monkeys to Hopping Frogs and Stretching Lizards, this world-class explosion of imagination, athleticism and Broadway theatrics will light up Circus Maximus Theater,  and exhilarate and entertain audiences of all ages. 
Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy
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Howie Mandel
Howie Mandel has remained a constant force in show business for over 30 years. Mandel is executive producer of many shows through his production company ALEVY PRODUCTIONS, which has produced the series Take It All and Howie Do It for NBC, Deal With It for TBS  and Mobbed for FOX, among others. He currently serves as a judge on NBC’s hit summer talent competition series, America’s Got Talent, now in its 11th season with this being Mandel’s seventh season on the series.  Previously, Howie received an Emmy nomination for “Outstanding Host For A Reality or Reality-Competition Program” for Deal or No Deal and a Daytime Emmy nomination for “Outstanding Game Show Host” for the syndicated version of the show.
Howie Mandel
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Violin Femmes - Starring Bella Electric Strings
Bella Electric Strings, led by rock violinist and arranger Nina DiGregorio, has rocked audiences worldwide with their blistering solos, unique arrangements—not to mention their beauty and charm. The girls have performed with some of the biggest names in the business, from BEYONCE to SHAKIRA to ANDREA BOCELLI, and have appeared on AMERICA’S GOT TALENT SEASON 1. Bella Electric Strings were recently featured in a DAVID FOSTER AND FRIENDS concert alongside the legendary songwriter and producer.

The girls perform on Yamaha instruments and their music can be heard during many Yamaha String Educator clinics. Recently, the girls were the featured string quartet for Richard Marx, backing him up for his Las Vegas all acoustic show. The girls also comprised most of the string sections for both the YELLOW BRICK ROAD SYMPHONIC ROCK SHOW as well as legendary rockers DEEP PURPLE, at the Pearl Theatre in Las Vegas. They have opened for the vast array of talent, including CHARLIE DANIELS and MICHAEL MCDONALD. They keep a busy corporate schedule and are one of the most sought-after acts in North America.
Violin Femmes - Starring Bella Electric Strings
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Rachel Calof, A Memoir with Music Starring Kate Fuglei
Rachel Calof - A Memoir with Music dramatizes the story of Rachel Calof, a Jewish picture bride. We follow Rachel's touching story, as she emigrates from Russia to Devil's Lake, North Dakota in 1894, crossing the ocean to marry a man she has never met, determined to make a new life as a homesteader.

Her story is filled with an engaging humor, compassion, and detailed accounting of the unrelenting realities faced by homesteaders on a windswept prairie.
Sponsored by: The School of Arts & Humanities, The Stockton Performing Arts Center, The School of General Studies and the Performing Arts Program.
Rachel Calof, A Memoir with Music Starring Kate Fuglei
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Borgata Comedy Club Presents Talia Reese, Chris Monty & Rocky Laporte
Talia Reese is a NYC based comedian and writer.  After having her soul crushed as a corporate attorney, Talia found redemption in stand-up and can be seen performing regularly at some of the hottest comedy clubs in NYC and Long Island. She was recently featured in the She-Devil Comedy Festival and has opened for Caroline Rhea and Rich Vos. She also hosts a bi-monthly comedy show, Reese’s Bite-Size Comedy Hour, in venues all over the city. You’ll also find her leaving a mark on audiences at a variety of community events around the city and Long Island.

Chris Monty is one of New York's busier comedians. Along with being a regular at New York's best comedy clubs, Chris is a terrific actor and can be seen in the comedy film "Mall Cop: Blart 2".

Rocky LaPorte is an American actor and a performer of stand-up comedy. In 2005 he had his own stand-up special on Comedy Central Presents. After the comedian Tim Allen watched Rocky on The Tonight Show, he claimed Rocky as his "favorite new comic" and brought him on to play in his movie, The Shaggy Dog. Rocky visited Iraq with Drew Carey and the trip became a Showtime movie called "Patriot Act: a Jeffrey Ross Home Movie" which played on Showtime.

Borgata Comedy Club Presents Talia Reese, Chris Monty & Rocky Laporte
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Michael McGeehan
Relive some of America’s biggest hits of the 50s through the 70s from artists like Frank Sinatra, Johnny Mathis, Elvis Presley and more!  As well as some famous numbers from the Broadway stage! All delivered by Michael McGeehan’s power vocals in his new, fun, lively and interactive show!.

Schedule subject to change. View Ticketmaster For Complete Schedule.
Michael McGeehan
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Bruce in the USA
Bruce In The USA is kicking off Classic Rock month at Harrah's Resort! This high-energy musical experience is a note-perfect and visually accurate recreation of a Bruce Springsteen & The E St. Band show. Don't miss out! 
Bruce in the USA
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Haven Nightclub Presents Shaun Frank
Shaun Frank is a Canadian DJ, singer-songwriter and producer. He was the singer of The Envy, a Canadian alternative/rock band which was produced and managed by Simmons Records, Gene Simmons' label. The Envy opened for KISS in 2010 on their Hottest Show on Earth Tour. Shaun started his new path after The Envy broke up because of external problems with some band members. Many collaborations with renowned artists of international EDM scene are to his credit.
Haven Nightclub Presents Shaun Frank
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Premier Nightclub Presents Brooke Evers
Brooke Evers is an Australian television personality, model and DJ. Her first break was as Zoo Weekly's "2008 Beach Babe of the Year," which secured her first national magazine cover. As an international model, Brooke has worked with major brands such as Billabong Australia, Mrs Palmers Surf and Quiksilver Worldwide.
Premier Nightclub Presents Brooke Evers
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Atlantic City Comedy Club Presents Kevin Israel
For over 15 years Kevin had been entertaining audiences with an act forged at his family’s dining room table, in his fraternity house, and in the halls of law school. Kevin has an act unlike any other, because it is his story and his alone. With razor sharp wit and the ability to improvise that only a lawyer could possess – once you see him, you won’t forget him.
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Considered one of the top political operatives in New Jersey, Kevin left that life, and a lucrative position at a law firm, to pursue his one true passion – comedy. Now he tours the country regaling audiences with his decades of life experience. From stories of his mother, to relationships, to the reality of growing up the only Jewish kid in his school, when Kevin leaves the stage you won’t just feel that you’ve seen a great show, you’ll know you made a friend. 
Atlantic City Comedy Club Presents Kevin Israel
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Easyriders Bike Show
The Hottest Custom Motorcycle Show in America, Don't Miss It!  Featuring The Purrfect Angelz, Jason Wilson of Sacred Steel, Easyriders Bike of the Year and NTC Drift Trikes.
Easyriders Bike Show
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Free Summer Style Concert
Parrotbeach will have you singing, laughing, and dancing in the streets. Whether you’re a Parrothead or just a beach lover, you’ll be in for the time of your life. Doing the best of Jimmy Buffett along with your all-time favorite island tunes, Parrotbeach will take you back to that unforgettable island vacation. So join them now and you will always remember the magic. Grab your FINS, bring your Boat Drinks, eat your CHEESEBURGER, change your whole Attitude and Latitude – Parrotbeach is “Your Ultimate Vacation Destination”.
Free Summer Style Concert
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Haven Nightclub Presents Yellow Claw
Yellow Claw is a DJ and record production duo from Amsterdam, Netherlands. The group consists of Jim Aasgier and Nizzle. Their music is a mix of wide range of genres and often incorporates elements from trap, hip hop, dubstep, hardstyle and moombahton.
Haven Nightclub Presents Yellow Claw
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Michael Carbonaro
Michael Carbonaro is an Italian American actor, magician, and improv artist. He is known for his hidden-camera "Magic Clerk" segments on The Tonight Show, in which he tricks unsuspecting customers at a convenience store. This led to a television series with a similar premise, The Carbonaro Effect, which premiered on TruTV on May 15, 2014, following a preview episode on April 1, 2014.
Michael Carbonaro
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Borgata Comedy Club Presents Tim Gage, Kevin Lee and Jimmy Shubert
If ever there was a comedian/ magician to be seen, it is Kevin Lee. Kevin’s unique combination of comedy, magic and juggling leaves audiences both in awe and in stitches. Lee, has appeared on all of the national television stations on shows such as “Showtime at the Apollo”, HBO’s “Def Comedy Jam”, and Jamie Foxx’s “Uptown Comedy Club”, to name a few. Lee was also voted “Washington DC’s Funniest Comedian” by Washingtonian Magazine.  Audiences are wowed by Kevin’s amazing juggling, fire and sword-swallowing comedy.

Always the class clown and entertainer, Jimmy would perform magic tricks for his friends and family. By the age of 15, he had become an accomplished professional magician. He later channeled all that energy into stand-up comedy. Jimmy started performing right out of high school in comedy clubs around the Philly area. He later moved to Los Angeles and started working at the Comedy Store, performing and writing material for acts like Yakov Smirnoff, Jimmy Walker and Louie Anderson, and Andrew "Dice" Clay. 
Borgata Comedy Club Presents Tim Gage, Kevin Lee and Jimmy Shubert
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At The Shore Wine Tasting Art Show
Along with a special wine and Craft Beer tasting reception, silent auction, live music and free parking, local and regional artists have an opportunity to showcase and sell their artwork to attendees at a wide variety of price points.

At The Shore Wine Tasting Art Show
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The Fab Four
Experience the best Beatles tribute ever, with The Fab Four - The Ultimate Tribute! With uncanny live renditions of Beatles classics such as "Can't Buy Me Love", "Here Comes The Sun" and "Hey Jude", the Fab Four will make you think you are rocking out with the real deal! 
The Fab Four
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Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds
Kenneth Brian Edmonds, known professionally as Babyface, is an American R&B musician, singer-songwriter, and record producer. He has written and produced over 26 number-one R&B hits throughout his career, and has won 11 Grammy Awards.
Kenny
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