Do AC On New Year’s Eve With Top Celebrity DJs And Live Entertainment
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 19, 2013, 06:48 PM EST
Atlantic City Rings In 2014 With Six Days Of Parties December 27 – January 1
New Year’s celebrations in Atlantic City start on Friday, December 27, 2013 and don’t stop until long after the ball drops on Wednesday, January 1, 2014. Twerk the night away at high-octane parties hosted by world-renowned electronic dance music DJs, take a selfie with the band during live entertainment and relish in a foodie feast at multi-course dinners at top restaurants.
Here's a sampling of what's on tap to usher in 2014 on a festive note:
Atlantic Club Casino Hotel New Year’s Eve room packages at prices worth celebrating.
Standard Deluxe Room on December 31, priced at $450, with choice of two double beds or a king
New Year’s Celebration Package, priced at $530 features a Standard Deluxe Room, $150 gourmet dining credit, in-room bottle of champagne with strawberries and access to the health spa.
For reservations, call 1-888-224-4586 or visit www.atlanticclubcasino.com.
Bally’s Legends in Concert holiday show takes the stage on December 30 & 31 at 8pm with a special NYE show at 10:30. Joining Johnny Cash and Elvis tribute artists for this legendary presentation are fan favorites Michael Jackson, Adele and Justin Timberlake. Tickets available via Ticketmaster or by calling 800-745-3000. Ticket prices are $32.50 for adults and $16.25 for children (3-16). www.ballysac.com
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa hosts world famous DJs, burlesque and comedy shows throughout New Year’s Weekend.
World famous DJs Tiesto and David Guetta start off New Year’s weekend with amazing dance parties on December 28 and 29 respectively at 10pm. Tickets for both shows start at $79.50 and table service packages are available.
The BURLESQUE Show returns for the holidays on December 27, 28, 29 & 30 at 9pm and on December 31 at 10pm. This updated, stylish tribute to a 1940‘s era Burlesque routine features a talented, sexy, hilarious cast of dancers, comedians, and performers, along with a multitude of sparkling rhinestone trimming and tassels from the stars of the show. Tickets are $25.
mur.mur hosts renowned DJs throughout the New Year weekend with DJ Scene with DJ Renzo on December 27 at 10pm, and the Industry NYE Party with Lil Jon and Samantha Ronson on December 30 at 10pm.
On December 31 choose from one of three parties. SLAMM (7pm) and STEAL THE SKY (11pm) will perform in the Gypsy Bar. Cover charge of $25. DJ M.O.S. and DJ Kiss start the party at 9pm at mur.mur. Tickets are $60. While Rev Run & DJ Ruckus rule MIXX at 9pm. Tickets are $60.
And the party continues through January 1 with comedians Scott Friedman, Mike Egan and Jeff Pirrami in the Comedy Club at 9pm. Tickets are $20.
For more information and to purchase tickets for any show visit www.theborgata.com.
Caesars offers New Year’s Eve parties and headline entertainment.
Jill Scott headlines the Circus Maximus Theater on December 29. Tickets are $65, $85, $125. www.caesarsac.com
DUSK, 21Bar and Boardwalk Beer Garden have teamed up for a New Year’s Eve party from 9:30pm - 1:30am with an official after-party kicking off at 1:30am. For VIP Bottle Service Reservations, call 609-892-8069, or email JustinLotter@duskac.com
Celebrate “HapPier New Year’s” at The Pier Shops at Caesars. Eat, drink and dance live on Level 3 from 10pm – 2am on December 31 with no cover charge. Select $5 beers, $6 wines and $7 cocktails will be available at Phillips Seafood, Souzai Sushi & Sake, The Continental and Buddakan. Restaurants are also accepting reservations as normal. All guests will receive a voucher for $5 parking at Caesars garage. Prizes will be given away hourly including $100 gift cards from The Pier Shops, Starr Restaurants and Phillips Seafood. www.thepiershopsatcaesars.com
Golden Nugget has three nights of DJs at Haven and two New Year parties.
The countdown to Haven’s New Year’s Eve party starts on Friday, December 27 with Sid Vicious. Admission is $10 for girls and $20 for guys. The party continues on Saturday, December 28 with Swedish DJ Adrian Lux and the infamous nightlife photographer KirillWasHere. Doors open at 10pm and tickets can be purchased for $25 in advance at ticketmaster.com.
DJ Five and DJ Sean Perry will kiss 2013 goodbye as they spin for Haven’s epic New Year’s Eve party on Tuesday, December 31. Doors open at 9pm and partygoers can ring in 2014 with a 3-hour hosted bar, a photo booth, and many other surprises. Tickets are $75 in advance and can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com. Table service is also available.
Golden Nugget will also have two more New Year’s Eve parties under their roof on Tuesday, December 31. Starting at 9pm, guests can enjoy a free party and live entertainment from Seven Stone in the Main Atrium and a free party at Live Bar with DJ Wirez spinning all night long. www.goldennugget.com/atlanticcity
Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City begins the New Year with a cooking class, hotel package and pool party.
Viking Cooking School is hosting a Celebration Dinner Party on December 31 from 12pm – 3pm for $119 guests will prepare and sample a menu of Coquilles St. Jacques (Gratinéed Sea Scallops), Steak au Poivre (Peppercorn-Crusted Filet Mignon with Flambéed Cognac Sauce), Garlic Roasted Potatoes, Chocolate Crêpes with Fresh Raspberries and Grand Marnier Crème Chantilly.
The Pool After Dark New Year’s Eve Party starts at 8pm with music by Eddie Edge and Dnial & Banner. Tickets start at $75 and VIP reservation are available by calling 609-441-5585.
Make a night of it with The Pool After Dark Room Package including admission for four people into the Pool After Dark New Year’s Eve Party and overnight accommodations for $760. www.harrahsresort.com
Resorts Casino Hotel offers a live concert featuring Louis Prima JR & the Witnesses on December 31 at 10:30pm, live music at Margaritaville and LandShark Bar & Grill and DJ entertainment at 25 Hours Casino Bar throughout the night. Toast the New Year at 5 O'Clock Somewhere Bar or dine on special celebratory menus at Capriccio, Gallagher's and Eastwind Chinese Restaurant. www.resortsac.com
Revel Casino Hotel hosts five nights of DJs and a burlesque New Year.
HQ Nightclub celebrates for five nights with world-renowned DJs including Nervo (December 27), Afrojack (December 28), Hardwell (December 29), R3HAB (December 30), and Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano (December 31).
Strip in the New Year at the #1 Burlesque Nightclub in the World, Ivan Kane’s Royal Jelly Burlesque Nightclub with the sexiest countdown to midnight in AC by the Royal Jelly Dancers. $100 general admission, call (609) 225-9898 or visit www.RoyalJellyBurlesque.com .
Enjoy a Special Chef’s Tasting Menu, live Flamenco Dancing and a complimentary Cava Toast at Amada. For Reservations, call 609-225-9900.
Mussel Bar & Grille hosts Dr. Phil & The Heartattacks with a complimentary Belgian Beer toast and a special New Year’s Eve menu. www.revelresorts.com
Showboat’s House of Blues features Mac Miller on December 27 & 28 and Slightly Stoopid on December 29. On New Year’s Eve revelers can enjoy free live entertainment in the House of Blues Party Pit. www.showboatac.com
Trump Taj Mahal rings in the New Year with Almost Angels, “A Bronx Tale” with Chazz Palminteri and special offers from Robert’s Steakhouse and Scores.
Almost Angels returns to the Ego Bar & Lounge December 27, 28 & 31 from 10:30pm – 2:30am. Currently in their 4th year of residency at Ego Bar & Lounge, this sexy, high-energy band performs the hottest hits in contemporary music from artists like Rihanna, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj and more. www.trumptaj.com
Neighborhood Films presents a live, one man show, “A Bronx Tale” with Chazz Palminteri, in the Xanadu Theater at Trump Taj Mahal on Saturday, December 28 at 8pm. Tickets are $50, $75 and $150 (VIP which includes premium seating and a meet & greet) through Ticketmaster at 1-800-736-1420 or www.ticketmaster.com.
Robert’s Steakhouse will offer its full, award-winning dinner menu from 5 – 11pm on New Year’s Eve. Guests can begin or end their evening in the restaurant’s intimate Lounge, which will feature late-night menu and drink specials and live entertainment from 6pm – 1:30am www.robertsatlanticcity.com.
Scores is Atlantic City’s home for the sexiest New Year’s Eve Party on the Boardwalk. Open from 9 pm the party kicks off with Scores signature “sexy” shots and cocktail special offers. Open until 4 am the party is just getting started after the New Year rings in at midnight. At 12:14am Scores starts the “party after the party” with additional drink specials and gourmet bar bites to feed those late night cravings including a dizzying array of beautiful women who will dance the night away, call 855-500-SCORES or visit www.Scores-ac.com.
Tropicana Casino & Resort has a New Year’s Eve celebration to suit every taste from quiet dinners, to lively shows and happening parties. A sampling of offerings includes:
The Family Stone performs a special New Year’s Eve concert in the Tropicana Showroom at 9:30pm on December 31. Tickets are $36 and $46 and available through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com or via phone at 800-736-1420 or at the Tropicana Box Office.
The retro dance club Boogie Nights opens at 9pm for a “Solid Gold” New Year’s Eve celebration. General admission is $75 and includes party favors and an open bar from 9pm – midnight. Call 888-940-7080 for advance tickets and VIP package pricing. $20 cover charge after midnight.
Cuba Libre puts a new twist on New Year’s Eve by celebrating 1920s Carnaval De Havana featuring a host of live entertainers including flyboys, flappers and stilt-walking sheiks. DJ Big Dave will spin Latin fuzion, salsa, merengue and bachata beats. And guests will enjoy spectacular New Year's Eve Carnaval performances at 10:30pm, 11pm and 11:30pm. Advance tickets for $35 are available until December 26 exclusively at www.BailamosNYE.com.
A special New Year’s Eve menu at FIN highlights selections such as colossal shrimp or lump crab cocktail, Maine lobster bisque, filet mignon, an 8 – 10 ounce cold water lobster tail, Faroe Island salmon, Meyer Lemon cheesecake and Fin’s chocolate jubilation cake. The four-course dinner is $138 per person plus tax and gratuity and includes cocktails, wines by the glass, and a champagne toast. For reservations, call 800-345-8767.
With so much fun to be had, make it a night! Tropicana’s New Year’s Eve Overnight Package includes admission for two to the New Year’s Eve bash in the Grand Exhibition Center, overnight accommodations, and brunch New Year’s Day for $739 plus tax and fees. Call 1-800-345-8767 and use booking code TNYE13. Rates are based on double occupancy and do not include tax and occupancy fees. www.tropicana.net
Outside the casinos
Atlantic City Bottle Company’s six-course special small plate meal for $75. Add a wine or beer and whiskey pairing for $100. Seatings at 7 & 9pm on December 31. www.acbottlecompany.com
Atlantic City Country Club offers a four-course prix fixe dinner celebration in the Tap Room Bar and Grille at 5:30 and 8:30pm and a Grand Ballroom Dance Party beginning at 8:30pm. Cost is $75 per person to attend the party or dinner. www.accountryclub.com
The Chelsea has a New Year's Eve Party in the Crystal Room from 9pm – 2am with a sexy crowd, 5-hour premium open bar and a renowned DJ. Tickets range from $40 - $145. Book a room package to take advantage of late checkout and free valet parking. www.thechelsea-ac.com
The world famous Harlem Globetrotters will take fan interaction to a new level when the 2014 “Fans Rule” World Tour comes to Boardwalk Hall on December 29 at 2pm. The Globetrotters’ one-of-a-kind family show features mesmerizing ball handling, an assortment of trick shots, high-flying dunks and precise timing – all with an array of comedy guaranteed to entertain the young and the young at heart. Tickets are priced at $19, $25, $30, $42 and $69 and can be purchased at the Boardwalk Hall Box Office or through Ticketmaster. www.boardwalkhall.com
Life In Color, the "World's Largest Paint Party," will take over Bader Field on December 28. This world-renowned live concert features spectacular DJs, soaring aerial acts, stilt-walkers, contortion acts, fire shows, and cannons to deliver the famous "Paint Blast," along with many other unforgettable live performances. www.lifeincolor.com
Stay at The Chelsea with the special Life in Color hotel package. Rates start at $99 for Friday, $169 for Saturday and $99 for Sunday. www.thechelsea-ac.com
Sheraton Atlantic City & Tanger Outlets, The Walk have teamed up to offer the ultimate shopping package for the holidays. Shop & Stay Package with rates from $79 includes a $10 voucher for the elite Tanger Club with a free coupon book containing over $900 in savings & a shopping tote bag, complimentary self parking, complimentary wi-fi in your guest room, buy one get one free offer for breakfast in Boulevards Café. www.sheratonatlanticcity.com
New Year's Eve and New Year's Day The Walk is open from 10am – 6pm. A great time to use those Tanger Outlets gift cards. www.tangeroutlet.com/atlanticcity
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