Atlantic City, NJ (Top40 Charts/ Caesars Entertainment)
Internationally acclaimed casino and resort industry leader, Caesars
Entertainment, whose Atlantic City, NJ portfolio includes Caesars, Harrah's Resort, Bally's and Showboat, announced today a stellar summer lineup featuring some of the East Coast's most dynamic entertainment programming. Performances include some of the music industry's most iconic voices, Mary J. Blige, who continues her mini-residency performances at the Circus Maximus Theater, and Madonna, the Queen
of Pop herself.
"This is a very important summer for not only Caesars
Entertainment, but for all of Atlantic City, and we're poised to deliver with one of the strongest line-ups the region has ever seen," said Don Marrandino, Eastern Division President of Caesars
Entertainment. "We're showcasing our top-notch talent with Vegas-style entertainment like the Blue Man Group, iconic acts like Donny and Marie, unprecedented residencies from Mary J. Blige
and Pauly D., hit musical productions like Rock of Ages, and superstars that transcend all genres like Madonna
and Jamie Foxx."
If you're looking for a celebrity fix the summer of 2012, Atlantic City promises something memorable for everyone especially during some of the hottest holiday weekends. Caesars
Entertainment Atlantic City will kick off the summer with stardom by celebrating Memorial Day weekend on Sunday alongside Kim Kardashian. Then the stakes are high this "Independence Day Week" when guests will have a chance toexperience some of the greatest talent in music, comedy and film with performances by Mary J. Blige, Jamie Foxx
Silverman and the return of the Tribeca Film Festival Cinema Series. Later in the month, foodies are summoned to meet some of the most recognized names in the culinary industry for the fourth annual Atlantic City Food and Wine Festival. This year, both festivals will be on display for over 30,000 visitors at Caesars, Harrah's Resort, Bally's and Showboat.
The summer 2012 event calendar to date includes:
Memorial Day Weekend, May 25 - May 28: The Pool After Dark
at Harrah's Resort, one of the top award-winning nightclubs in the nation, kicks off the summer with a red carpet-worthy line-up of reality TV stars. Bally's and rock 'n' roll legend Sammy Hagar
will once again join forces for Sammy's Beach Bar which features a performance by Bob Marley's The Wailers on May 25th. To close out the holiday weekend, Reality Star Kim Kardashianis hosting her own bash at the AC hotspot on Sunday, May 27.
The House of Blues at Showboat will bring 90s Alternative Rock bands and a little bit of Country to the North end of the Boardwalk on Memorial Day Weekend with Garbage
on Friday, May 25, Big & Rich
on Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27 will feature a FREE concert with Alien Ant Farm
in Showboat's Party Pit.
June 29 - July 4: Caesars
Entertainment will celebrate Fourth of July with R&B sensation Mary J. Blige's mini-residency at The Circus Maximus Theater at Caesars
with shows on June 29, June 30, July 3 and July 4.
Jamie Foxx, July 5 -6: For the second year, Atlantic City is proud to welcome back Foxxhole Radio
Celebrity Weekend with Jamie Foxx. Fans will get to experience the Academy Award-winner as he performs two comedy shows at Circus Maximus at Caesars, hosts on-air broadcasts and celebrates the holiday weekend at The Pool After Dark
at Harrah's Resort on July 6.
Silverman, July 7: Bringing the funny to the shore, the bad girl of comedy, Sarah
Silverman, is sure to have Atlantic City laughing (and blushing!) at the Circus Maximus Theater at Caesars.
3rd Annual Tribeca Film Festival Cinema Series at Caesars
Atlantic City, Every Friday and Saturday in July:July 6th is the kick off to the 3nd Annual Tribeca Cinema Series at Caesars
Atlantic City; a partnership between Caesars
and New York's critically-acclaimed Tribeca Film Festival. Guests of the Festival, which is free and open to the public, will get a sneak peek at some of the year's most anticipated films, along the beautiful shore of the Atlantic Ocean. This year's films will begin at sundown (around 8pm), on the Beach in front of Caesars
and will feature films from the Festival's New York City event. A full line-up will be announced in June.
Blue Man Group at Circus Maximus Theater, July 13 - July 20: The interactive Grammy-nominated show, featuring hilarious comedic skits and musical jam-outs on color-splattered drums, will take up residency at the Circus Maximus Theater at Caesars
from July 13 through July 20.
Atlantic City Food and Wine Festival, July 26 - July 29: Excitement is served at Caesars
Entertainment's 2012 Atlantic City Food & Wine Festival. Indulge in a four-day extravaganza for the senses, July 26 through July 29. Featuring culinary stars and celebrity chefs such asTyler Florence, Buddy
Valastro, Andrew Zimmern, Anne Burrell, Robert Irvine, and Nadia G., these tasteful events command you to bring your appetite.
Donny & Marie, July 31 - August 4: Beginning July 31, Atlantic City can watch the iconic singing duo at The Circus Maximus Theater at Caesars.
Rock of Ages, August 14 - September
Atlantic City will bring Broadway to the Boardwalk with over two weeks of Rock of Ages performances, the jukebox musical built around 80's classic rock hits at the Circus Maximus Theater from August 18 through September
Madonna's 2012 World Tour, September
15: The Queen
of Pop, Madonna, is bringing her 2012 World Tour to Atlantic City for a memorable evening in the city by the sea. Her majesty's fans will enjoy a first live look at Madonna's new album, "MDNA", and can get "into the groove" to the tunes of her ultimate classics.
For more information on the above event schedule and accommodation packages please visit www.Caesars.com. Tickets, which vary in pricing, are on sale now and can be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com.