Articles Tagged ‘Atlantic City’

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...

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...

Jersey Shore Beaches: Which one to choose?

Jersey Shore Beaches:  Which one to choose? June 17, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
If you’re a new visitor to the Jersey Shore you might have a tough time knowing which beach to visit.  There are a few things to consider, such as the cost of parking, beach tags, and what there is to do nearby.  To help you make a decision, here is a roundup of the Jersey Shore beaches from...

5 Fun Ways to Explore the Atlantic City Boardwalk

5 Fun Ways to Explore the Atlantic City Boardwalk April 1, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Ever since members of the Lenni Lenape tribe became the first visitors to Absecon Island (where Atlantic City is located today), people have loved  taking a stroll in the fresh sea air.  But the Atlantic City Boardwalk wasn’t built as a footpath for tourists.  It was actually the brainchild...

Salt Water Taffy: Atlantic City’s Sticky Treat

Salt Water Taffy:  Atlantic City’s Sticky Treat March 22, 2010 | Food, Things to Do | Read More
Salt Water Taffy — anyone who’s strolling, jogging or biking the Atlantic City Boardwalk can’t help but notice the signs enticing visitors to try this colorful, sticky treat.  But have you ever wondered about the origin of these chewy morsels? It seems that historians have finally...