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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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Hop Along
Led by idiosyncratic singer/songwriter/guitarist Frances Quinlan, Philadelphia's Hop Along make impulsive, punk-injected indie rock. They're coming to AC's Anchor Rock Club on the heels of a highly anticipated national tour.
Hop Along
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The Best of the Burlesque Show-More Dates Click Here
Featuring a talented, sexy, hilarious cast of dancers, comedians and performers from around the globe, Burlesque is back at Borgata.
The Best of the Burlesque Show-More Dates Click Here
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Motown Forever - More Dates Click Here
Motown Forever pays tribute to the many R&B and soul greats that helped define modern American music. Showcasing the music of The Four Tops, The Supremes, The Jackson 5, The Temptations, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and more, this production features an accomplished cast of singers, dancers and musicians with eye-catching costumes and stunning choreography.
Motown Forever - More Dates Click Here
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Bowling for Soup
Known for their cheeky take on pop-punk and melodic alt-pop, Texas four-piece Bowling for Soup were set to perform at Anchor Rock Club in early 2020. Now this long-awaited show is finally happening, and they're performing with Goalkeeper and Don't Panic.
Bowling for Soup
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Carlos Mencia
This event has been rescheduled from 6/5/2020 to 9/24/2021. Please visit the venues website for more information.

Comedian, Carlos Mencia is coming to The Concert Venue on Friday, September 24, 2021. Known for his hilarious stand-up, popular TV show "Mind of Mencia" and podcast "The Journey" audience members can anticipate a raw and unfiltered evening of comedy genius.
Carlos Mencia
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Destination Motown
This event has been rescheduled to 9/24/2021. Please visit the venue website for more information.

“Destination Motown,” featuring The Sensational Soul Cruisers, New Jersey’s legendary 11 piece show band is set to perform a multi-media tribute to Motown at Tropicana Atlantic City September 24 at 8 p.m.
Destination Motown
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Erykah Badu
Grammy Award winner and "Queen of Neo Soul" Erykah Badu is coming to Atlantic City's Hard Rock. With her eccentric style and bluesy voice, Badu continues to wow her fans with hits like "On & On," "Tyrone," "Love of My Life," "Bag Lady" and so many more.
Erykah Badu
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George Thorogood & The Destroyers
Considered one of the most legendary rock bands in music history, George Thorogood & The Destroyers are bringing their Good To Be Bad Tour: 45 Years Of Rock to Ovation Hall at Ocean Casino Resort. Fans will enjoy classics including "One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer," "Move It On Over," and rock anthem, "Bad To The Bone".
George Thorogood & The Destroyers
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Latin American Laughs
Check out the world-famous Celebrity Theater located inside The Claridge Hotel to see some of the most talked about up and coming comedians, as well as those established in the industry. Tonight's talent is Latin America Laughs.
Latin American Laughs
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Atlantic City Latino Festival
Celebrate the sights, sounds and tastes of Latino culture during the Atlantic City Latino Festival. This music-filled festival will feature live Latin music including bachata, bomba, cumbia, reggaeton and more. There will be plenty of fun activities for the entire family as well as free health and wellness screenings.
Atlantic City Latino Festival
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Boardwalk Boxing Series
The Boardwalk Boxing Series will feature some of boxing's best prospects in highly anticipated bouts. Come watch future champions put their records on the line as they chase boxing greatness.
Boardwalk Boxing Series
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Christopher Cross
This event has been rescheduled from 4/10/2020 to 9/25/2021. Please visit the venues website for more information. 

In 2020, Christopher Cross celebrates the 40th anniversary of his breakthrough debut album with a major tour featuring songs from his debut album: “Sailing,” “Ride Like the Wind,” “Say You’ll Be Mine,” and more.
Christopher Cross
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Clint Holmes
Previously named Atlantic City "Entertainer of the Year," legendary performer Clint Holmes is coming to The Concert Venue at Harrah's this September. As a consummate entertainer, Holmes gives his all at every show and leaves the audience with a mesmerizing and unforgettable experience.
Clint Holmes
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Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo
Don't miss out on the undeniable chemistry of rock legends Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo as they perform some of rocks most memorable hits including: "We Belong", "Heartbreaker", "Love Is A Battlefield" and more.
Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo
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The Beach Boys
This event has been rescheduled from 9/19/2020 to 9/25/2021. Please visit the venue website for more information.

You can capsulize most pop music acts by reciting how many hits they’ve had and how many millions of albums they’ve sold. But these conventional measurements fall short when you’re assessing the impact of The Beach Boys. This band has birthed a torrent of hit singles and sold albums by the tens of millions. But its greater significance lies in the fact that The Beach Boys’ songs have forever changed the musical landscape, profoundly influencing countless performing artists to follow.

See The Beach Boys as they hit the Ovation Hall stage on September 25, 2021!
The Beach Boys
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Wayne Brady
This event has been rescheduled from 4/11/2020 to 9/25/2021. Please visit the venue website for more information.

Six-time Emmy award-winning and Grammy nominated actor, singer, songwriter, comedian, and television personality Wayne Brady is coming to Borgata! Brady can be seen as the host of CBS’s Let's Make A Deal and as a regular on the improvisational comedy television series Whose Line Is It Anyway?.
Wayne Brady
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ShopRite LPGA Classic - More Dates Click Here
The ShopRite LPGA Classic provides one of the most fan-friendly experiences in all of professional golf. The brightest stars in women's golf all converge at the Jersey Shore, Sept 27 - Oct. 3, for the annual ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer at Seaview, A Dolce Hotel. Whether you're a die hard golfer, a casual fan, or just looking to spend a day hanging out with family and friends on one of the most scenic golf courses in New Jersey - we have something for everyone.
ShopRite LPGA Classic - More Dates Click Here
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Yesterday Once More
Yesterday Once More stars four dynamic performers whose vocals are sure to captivate and thrill with mesmerizing tributes to The Carpenters, ABBA, The Mamas & the Papas, The 5th Dimension and more.
Yesterday Once More
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Charlie Wilson
The event has been rescheduled from 3/28/2020 to 10/1/2021. Please visit the venue website for more information.

13 time Grammy Award nominee, Charlie Wilson, is coming to Atlantic City! The singer-songwriter also known as Uncle Charlie was nominated for three 2018 NAACP Image Awards including Outstanding Male Artist, Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration and Outstanding Album. Hits from his latest album titled "In It to Win It" can be heard at Borgata on Friday, October 1, 2021!
Charlie Wilson
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Smokey Robinson
Singer-songwriter, record producer and record executive Smokey Robinson is coming to Ocean Casino Resort on Friday, October 1. As founder and frontman of The Miracles, Robinson produced 26 top forty hits with the group including "Ooo Baby Baby," "You've Really Got a Hold on Me" and "The Tears Of A Clown". As a solo artist, Robinson's hits include "Cruisin," "Being With You" and the Grammy Award winning "Just To See Her".
Smokey Robinson
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STYX
This event has been rescheduled from 3/20/2020 to 10/1/2021. Please visit the venue website for more information.

The six men comprising STYX have committed to rocking the Paradise together with audiences far and wide!
STYX
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Chicago
One of the world's best-selling groups of all time, Chicago is headed to Borgata. In addition to having sold more than 100 million records, Chicago was the first rock act to sell out Carnegie Hall for a week. Fans of the group can expect to hear some of their favorites including "If You Leave Me Now," "You're the Inspiration," "Saturday in the Park" and "25 or 6 to 4" to name a few. In 2020, Chicago received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Chicago
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Johnny Mathis
Velvet voice Johnny Mathis is coming to Golden Nugget with a celebration of 65 years as a recording artist. The legendary performer was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame for his recordings of "It's Not for Me to Say," "Misty" and "Chances Are" and continues to thrill fans with every performance.
Johnny Mathis
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Kansas
With a legendary career spanning more than four decades, KANSAS has firmly established itself as one of America's iconic classic rock bands. Composing a catalogue that includes fifteen studio albums and five live albums, the group appeared on the Billboard charts for over 200 weeks throughout the '70s and '80s and played to sold-out arenas and stadiums throughout North America, Europe and Japan.
Kansas
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Maz Jobrani - Things Are Looking Bright Tour
Stand-up comedian Maz Jobrani is bringing his "Things Are Looking Bright Tour" to The Concert Venue at Harrah's on Saturday, October 2nd. Jobrani's comedy tackles topics of politics, race, religion and other common issues that exist in our daily lives. You don't want to miss out on an insightful and very funny evening of comedy.
Maz Jobrani - Things Are Looking Bright Tour
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POP Tour 2000
This event has been rescheduled 7/17/2020 to 10/2/2021. Please visit the venue website for more information.

POP 2000 TOUR hosted by Lance Bass of *NSYNC, with Mark McGrath of Sugar Ray, O-Town, Ryan Cabrera & LFO!
POP Tour 2000
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Rich Vos
Check out the world-famous Celebrity Theater located inside The Claridge Hotel to see some of the most talked about up and coming comedians, as well as those established in the industry. Tonight's talent is Rich Vos.
Rich Vos
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What Da Babies Gonna Do Comedy Show
This will be the comedy show of the year. Starring T K Kirkland and friends. Saturday October 2nd at the Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
What Da Babies Gonna Do Comedy Show
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Atlantic City Restaurant Week
Fall for Atlantic City Restaurant Week this October 3-8, enjoy 3-course, pre-fixe meals at restaurants in and around Atlantic City region. Meals consist of appetizer, entrée, dessert and restaurants who host a variety of cuisines. From Asian to American from Italian to Latin and everything in between. #FallforACRW
Atlantic City Restaurant Week
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38 Special
After more than 40 years together, Southern Rock band 38 Special will bring their legendary powerhouse sound to Atlantic City's Ocean Casino Resort. With music sales in access of 20 million, some of the band's smash hits are "Hold On Loosely," "Rockin' Into the Night," "Caught Up in You," and "Fantasy Girl".
38 Special
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