Atlantic City March 2020
Welcome to our monthly news, promotions and events for Atlantic City March 2020.
The 2020 Atlantic City Restaurant Week runs Sunday to Friday, March 8 through 13. Participating restaurants offer a multi-course meal for the fixed price of $15.20 for lunch and $35.20 for dinner (not including beverage, tax, and gratuity). For a complete list of participating restaurants, click here.
As a special treat, join Chef Jose Garces from 7 to 10 p.m. on Friday, March 13, at Ocean Casino Resort’s Amada. Meet the Iron Chef and James Beard Award-winner to learn more about Amada’s menu and take photos. Reservations are required. Click here.
Green without envy
The 35th annual Atlantic City St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place beginning at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, beginning just north of the Garden Pier and the Boardwalk. Several casinos are offering specials from March 14 through Tuesday, March 17.
Ocean Casino Resort – Kegs + Eggs takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and features foodie favorites from various restaurants throughout the property as well as beer and drink specials. Get a taste of your favorite eggs from participating outlets like Harper’s, Café 500, Topgolf Swing Suite, Pit Boss and Rocco’s Italian Kitchen & Market. Plus, sip on $3 12 oz. drafts of Bud Light and Miller Lite, in addition to bloody mary specials. Ocean will be selling exclusive commemorative Kegs + Eggs t-shirts for $7, with proceeds donated to Ocean Cares. Tickets are $17 – $20 at the door – and include two food coupons and two beer coupons. Purchase tickets at the Ocean Casino Resort Box Office or at TicketMaster, wristbands will be issued at the door in exchange for your ticket.
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all weekend long at Villain & Saint, Topgolf Swing Suite, 1927 Lounge + Speakeasy or enjoy a tasty Irish corned beef sandwich at the Seaside Deli.
Resorts Casino Hotel – After the parade enjoy all-day drink specials at Bar One and DraftKings Sportsbook, including $3 Guinness bottles, $5 Jameson whiskey, $8 Jameson Car Bombs. DraftKings Sportsbook also will be hosting a special Stein Hoisting Competition from 2 to 6 p.m. Hold up a traditional German stein filled with beer the longest for your chance to win a $50 food and beverage credit at DraftKings Sportsbook. Hoisting sessions will take place every 30 minutes.
On St. Patrick’s Day, celebrate with food and drink specials throughout the property all day long. Breadsticks Bar & Grill is offering St. Patrick’s Day-themed menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Bar One and DraftKings Sportsbook will feature $3 Guinness bottles, $5 Jameson whiskey, $8 Jameson Car Bombs, plus live DJ entertainment at Bar One.
St. Patrick’s Day Cash Dash Giveaway
In addition to these festivities guests also can try their luck with the St. Patrick’s Day Cash Dash Giveaway from 2 to 8 p.m. Guests who use their Star Card while playing their favorite slots or table games are automatically entered to win, when one player is randomly selected every 30 minutes. Winners have the chance to grab a swirling whirlwind of slot cash or match play, and one bill in the Cash Dash is valued at $500. Details are available at the Promotions Booth.
Beginning Thursday, March 19, guests can watch their favorite college basketball teams while treating themselves to food and drink specials at bars and restaurants throughout Resorts Casino Hotel. At the DraftKings Sportsbook food and drink specials $3 Pabst Blue Ribbon 12oz cans, $49 Samuel Adams ’76 Beer Towers and $5 foot-long hot dogs. At Landshark Bar & Grill, buckets of five Miller Lite or Coors Light lagers are $20 each. Gallagher’s Burger Bar has $2 Bud Light and Shock Top Drafts, Michelob Ultra, and Budweiser and Bud Light bottles. Drink specials at Bar One include $4 domestic and import drafts, and $8 well drinks.
Ocean Casino Resort also has lots of options and specials. Ocean’s William Hill Sportsbook is the centerpiece, but viewing parties also will take place at The Den, Topgolf Swing Suite, Villain & Saint, and High Water Wine Bar, which overlooks the Sportsbook.
Those who want to watch their basketball live can check out the 2020 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Basketball Championships, Tuesday through Saturday, March 10 to 14, at Boardwalk Hall. For tickets, click here.
Hard Rock’s Rock Spa & Salon is offering specials – Monday to Thursday only – through Tuesday, March 31. For $95 get a 50-minute “Lucky Day” massage or a “Gone Green” facial ($135 for 80 minutes). Other specials include a 50-minute mani/pedi combo or Milbon deep conditioning treatment for $65, and 20 percent off Hi/Lo Lites starting at $90. Call 609-449-1000.
Meanwhile, over at Ocean Casino Resort’s Exhale Spa + Bathhouse, rejuvenate and relax with the following 50-minute $99 March spa specials.:
Fusion Massage – A Swedish-based massage, it can be customized with your choice of an uplifting, detoxifying, or relaxing herbal blend. Make it a 100-minute massage by booking two massages back-to-back.
True Facial – A thorough cleansing and application of a custom enzyme exfoliation perfectly preps the skin for complexion detox. Careful extractions and then a soothing mask, selected specifically for your skin type is applied.
Available only on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, these specials cannot be combined with any other offers or discounted therapies. There is a limit of one discount per therapy., and comp dollars cannot be used on promotions or discounted therapies.
Tiers of joy
Several Atlantic City casinos are tier matching or upgrading player cards for those who have select – and valid – player cards from other casinos. Check out my Mr. AC Casino column for details. Click here.
Broadway on the Boardwalk
Hard Rock’s first production in its trio of Broadway musicals, Jim Steinman’s Bat Out of Hell: The Musical, opens Friday, March 27, and continues through Sunday, April 5. For tickets, visit Ticketmaster.
Golden Nugget’s The Wave features free weekend entertainment. Thursdays from 4 to 8 p.m. Jerry Blavat hosts Geater Gold Dance Parties. Every Friday it’s Flashback Friday. On March 6: The Prince Project, a tribute to Prince; March 13: Kashmir, a tribute to Led Zeppelin; March 20: Tuesday’s Gone, a tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd; March 27: New York’s Finest, a tribute to The Police; April 3: Queen Flash, a tribute to Queen. On Saturdays, the Wave features cover bands. On March 7: Split Decision; March 14: Event Horizon; March 21: LeCOMPT; March 28: No Pressure. For more information, click here.
Looking ahead: – Atlantic City March 2020
Through April 5: Jim Steinman’s Bat Out of Hell: The Musical, Hard Rock
April 3: Jay Leno, Ocean Casino
April 4: Kreeps With Kids Comedy Tour with Rob Bennington, Robert Kelly, Rich Vos & Jim Florentine, Borgata
April 4: Rob Lowe – Stories I Only Tell My Friends: Live, Caesars
April 4: Pitbull, Hard Rock
April 4: Melissa Etheridge, Ocean Casino Resort
April 5: The Rat Pack, Tropicana
April 7 to 24: Spring Poker Open, Borgata
April 10: Bill Maher, Borgata
April 10: Christopher Cross, Hard Rock
April 10: Pimpinela, Tropicana
April 11: Jerry Seinfeld, Borgata
April 11: Wayne Brady, Borgata
April 11: Neha Kakkar, Hard Rock
April 12: The Rat Pack, Tropicana
April 17: Ana Gabriel, Hard Rock
April 17: Classic Albums Live Performs: The Beatles – Abbey Road, Hard Rock
April 17: The Pointer Sisters, Harrah’s
April 18: Marlon Wayans, Borgata
April 18: An Evening With 98º, Caesars
April 18: The Guess Who, Golden Nugget
April 19: The Rat Pack, Tropicana
April 24: An Intimate Evening With David Foster: Hitman Tour, Borgata
April 24: An Evening With William Shatner, Caesars
April 24: John Fogerty, Hard Rock
April 24: The Drifters, The Platters & The Cornell Gunter Coasters, Hard Rock
April 24: Dennis DeYoung, Resorts
April 25: Brian Regan, Borgata
April 25: Beyond Bollywood Presents Namaste India, Borgata
April 25: Joan Jett, Hard Rock
April 25: Terry Fator, Ocean Casino
April 25: Hollywood Nights – The Bob Seger Experience, Tropicana
April 26: The Rat Pack, Tropicana
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Entertainment and Events – Atlantic City March
2020 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Basketball Championships (March 10 to 14), Michael Bublé (March 21). For tickets, click here.
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
Entertainment and Events
Borgata Comedy Club (check for dates in March), Mike Tyson (March 6), Chelsea Handler (March 14), Air Supply (March 20), Mandy Moore (March 21), Vic DiBitetto (March 27 and 28), Charlie Wilson (March 28). For tickets visit The Borgata or call 866-900-4TIX (4849).
Every seven minutes from noon to 7 p.m. every Thursday in March, Borgata will award 777 Bonus Slot Dollars. Players need to insert their Mlife Rewards card into any slot machine or open any table games rating from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. for a chance to win.
Enter Borgata’s free $20,000 slot tournaments by playing slots Tuesday and Wednesday, March 10 and 11, and earning $5 in Express Comps. Then, to enter the slot tournament(s), visit the slot area adjacent to Angeline between 2 and 8 p.m. March 10 or 11. Grand prize is $5,000; the remaining 499 places will win cash or Bonus Slot Dollars.
Borgata is giving away Bonus Slot Dollars to five winners (one from each M life Rewards card tier) every 15 minutes from noon to 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 22. Insert your M life Rewards card into any slot machine from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. for a chance to win.
Details on all promotions are available at the Mlife Rewards Center.
Caesars Atlantic City
Entertainment and Events
Yesterday Once More (March 18). For tickets, visit Ticketmaster.
Golden Nugget Casino, Hotel & Marina
$10,000 Bingo Bonanza Mondays, March 2, 9, 16 and 23, at 2 and 7 p.m. in The Grand. Free entry for all Elite and Chairman cardholders. All others must earn at least 20 tier credits that day for the player and one guest.
For details on all promotions, visit the 24K Select Club or Golden Nugget.
Free self-parking continues.
Entertainment and Events
Jerry Blavat’s Soul, Doo Wop & Rock ’N Roll (March 21). For tickets visit the front desk or Ticketmaster.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
Hard Rock continues its Wild Card tier match program until further notice. Details here.
Entertainment and Events
Classic Albums Live Performs: Jimi Hendrix – Are You Experienced (March 6), Jay Mohr (March 14), Adam Sandler (March 14), Jim Steinman’s Bat Out of Hell: The Musical (March 27 to April 5). For tickets, visit Ticketmaster.
Entertainment and Events
Blood, Sweat & Tears (March 14). For tickets, visit Ticketmaster or call 800-736-1420.
Ocean Casino Resort
Win a share of $250,000 in cash and prizes in the $250,000 Mercedes Sweepstakes. Earn entries through Saturday, April 25 – 5X entries on Tuesdays. Every Friday and Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m. five winners will be drawn every hour to receive up to $1,000, plus qualify for the grand prize drawing at 11 p.m. April 25. Two winners will get their choice of a 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 or GLC 300.
All Ocean Premier cardholders, except Blue get free self-parking daily. Blue cardholders must earn one comp dollar.
Visit the Ocean Rewards Club for details.
Resorts Casino Hotel
Premiere cardholders who earn two tier points during a gaming day park free in the self-park garage at Resorts. Check any promotional kiosk to confirm the points and present a valid Star card at the exit.
Earn entries through 3:55 p.m. Sunday, March 29, to win a 2020 BMW 3 Series. The drawing will be held at 4 p.m. March 29.
Visit the Promotions Booth for details.
Tropicana Atlantic City
Entertainment and Events
The Rat Pack (March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29), Grand Funk Railroad (March 7), Styx (March 20), Best of the Eagles (March 21), Sister Sledge (March 28). For tickets, visit Ticketmaster, call 800-745-3000 or check with the Tropicana Box Office.
Another entertainment option at Tropicana is Atlantic City’s only IMAX® Theatre. Moviegoers receive a discounted parking rate of $5 to park in the enclosed Tropicana self-park garage, but first must obtain a parking voucher from the IMAX Box Office at the time of ticket purchase. Plus, every Tuesday college students can enjoy $10 movie tickets and 50 percent off all concession purchases, excluding merchandise. Must present valid college I.D. to redeem offer.
Into America’s Wild 3D runs through Thursday, Oct. 1, The Invisible Man: The IMAX Experience runs through Thursday, March. 5, Onward: The IMAX Experience opens March 5 and runs through Thursday, March. 12, Bloodshot: The IMAX Experience opens March 12 and runs through Thursday, March. 19, A Quiet Place Part II: The IMAX Experience opens March 19 and runs through Thursday, March. 26, Mulan: The IMAX Experience opens March 26 and runs through Thursday, April 9.
Recreational gambler Darryl D. McEwen is publisher of the Seven Stars Insider – both the website (SevenStarsInsider.com) and the monthly newsletter. For a free subscription to the newsletter, email him at SevenStarsInsider@gmail.com and tell him how you heard about it. You also can download the newsletter from the website where he frequently updates news about Caesars Entertainment Corp., Eldorado Resorts Inc. and Caesars Rewards under “Latest News” on the Home page. In addition, be sure to follow @7StarsInsider on Twitter. Darryl also writes a bi-weekly column, Mr. AC Casino, for the Atlantic City Weekly. The companion website is MrACCasino.com and the matching Twitter account is @MrACCasino. A former professional journalist, based in Wilmington, Del., Darryl is president of his own consulting firm that manages several small national and international trade associations, and provides public relations and fundraising services for a number of charitable organizations.