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Downbeach Film Festival Presents Atlantic City Cinefest

Downbeach Film Festival Presents Atlantic City Cinefest October 8, 2010 | What's New | Read More
The Downbeach Film Festival is returning to Resorts Atlantic City on October 15 – 17, 2010 for its third year, bringing together filmmakers to celebrate the art of independent film.  The festival will be held in Resorts’ famed Screening Room, where notable filmmakers such as Kevin Smith...

Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center presents the Fine Festival of Craft

Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center presents the Fine Festival of Craft September 28, 2010 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center in Millville will be holding its 11th annual  Fine Festival of Craft on October 2nd and 3rd from 10 am to 5 pm each day, rain or shine. The festival will feature more than 145 juried artists from across the country presenting a variety of items such as studio art glass...

HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Recreates the Atlantic City of the 1920s

HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Recreates the Atlantic City of the 1920s September 19, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Tonight, travel back to the Atlantic City of the 1920s as the premiere episode of HBO’s Boardwalk Empire debuts. Set at the dawn of Prohibition when gangsters, feds and flappers called Atlantic City their home, this new HBO series traces Atlantic City’s storied political history through the roaring...

Lightning Hits the Water as Powerboat Racing Returns to Atlantic City

Lightning Hits the Water as Powerboat Racing Returns to Atlantic City September 18, 2010 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Now that the Atlantic City Airshow has passed, visitors to Atlantic City can watch as powerboats strut their stuff a mere 100 yards offshore.  The racers will roar across the water at breakneck speed starting at about noon until 5 PM tomorrow, September 19th, courtesy of Trump Entertainment Resorts...

The Atlantic City Airshow Soars into Town

The Atlantic City Airshow Soars into Town August 23, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Work on your tan, take a dip in the ocean, and watch amazing aerial stunts overhead, all for free. On Wednesday, August 25th, from 10 am to 3 pm, enjoy  aerial acrobatics and heart-thudding performances up above at the Atlantic City Airshow.  In its eighth consecutive year, the free show is a highlight...

Book Release Party: The Diving Horse and the Magic Whistle

Book Release Party:  The Diving Horse and the Magic Whistle May 17, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Kids:  The high diving horse of Atlantic City is back — in the form of a book!  Grab your parents and come to the Quarter at Tropicana on Friday, May 28th, from 5:30 pm until 7 pm for the official launch party and book signing of The Diving Horse and the Magic Whistle.  Written by local author...

Historic Smithville Holds a Childrens Festival

Historic Smithville Holds a Childrens Festival May 1, 2010 | What's New | Read More
It’s a great sunny day today, May 1st — a perfect day to take the kids to Historic Smithville & Village Greene for the Childrens Festival! With Irish sack races beginning at noon, followed by the Cape May Zoo’s “Fur, Feathers, Scales and Slime” and “Animal Kingdom”...

Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall to offer organ tours

Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall to offer organ tours April 19, 2010 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Beginning May 4th, visitors to Atlantic City will be able to take a tour at Boardwalk Hall (formerly Convention Hall) to see two magnificent organs.  In the Ballroom, you’ll see one of the finest theater-style organs ever built, and in the Main Auditorium, the world’s largest pipe organ. This...

Easter in Atlantic City: Bunny Brunches, a Day on the Wine Trail, and a Crash Course in Crabology

Easter in Atlantic City:  Bunny Brunches, a Day on the Wine Trail, and a Crash Course in Crabology April 3, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
There’s a lot of Easter fun going on this weekend in Atlantic City.  For starters, kids young and old will want to head over to Steel Pier on the Atlantic City Boardwalk at 1 pm on Sunday, where the Easter Bunny and his friends will be giving out Easter Goodie Bags.  Be sure to register for the...

Atlantic City Participates in Earth Hour

Atlantic City Participates in Earth Hour March 28, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Last night, approximately one billion people from around the globe came together in a powerful global message of environmental awareness  called “Earth Hour”. By turning off their lights for just one hour between 8:30 and 9:30 pm, people throughout the world joined forces in expressing...