5,000 Beach Balls to be Released on Atlantic City Boardwalk on Friday, May 27 to Officially Welcome Summer 2016
WHAT: Kicking-off the summer season, Resorts Casino Hotel will host its 3rd Annual Memorial Day Weekend Beach Ball Drop on Friday, May 27 at 5:00 p.m.
5,000 beach balls held in six nets spanning the length of Resorts Casino Hotel on the Boardwalk will drop promptly at 5 p.m., showering hundreds of visitors with colorful beach balls which will be given away as souvenirs to officially welcome Resorts’ 2016 Hot Summer Fun campaign and activities.
Leading up to the ball drop, this FREE event will feature giveaways, games entertainment and live radio broadcasts with 93.3 WMMR & 95.1 WAYV.
Property visitors are also welcome to enjoy the weekend at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville and LandShark Bar & Grill, the only year-found full-service bar and restaurant on the sand side of the Boardwalk, for live entertainment, classic menu favorites and much more.
WHEN: Friday, May 27, 2016
3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
5:00p.m. – Beach Ball Drop
WHERE: Resorts Casino Hotel – Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
VISUALS: Photo opportunities include:
- 5,000 beach balls dropping simultaneously on the Atlantic City Boardwalk at 5 p.m., outfitting the landmark with colorful beach balls to commemorate the official start of summer.
- Live entertainment and stiltwalkers and boardwalk games outside of Resorts Casino Hotel on the Boardwalk to celebrate Memorial Day weekend.
- Hundreds of people expected to be in attendance during annual Beach Ball Drop.ABOUT RESORTS CASINO HOTELMohegan Gaming Advisors assumed management of Resorts Casino Hotel in 2012, a move that has set the stage for its return as the most exciting gaming destination in Atlantic City. Boasting a prime location spanning 11 acres at the northern end of the famed Atlantic City Boardwalk, the resort features 942 guest rooms and suites in two hotel towers, an 80,000-square-foot casino, two theaters, six restaurants, two VIP slot and table player lounges, a casino bar, indoor-outdoor swimming pool, health club and spa, salon, and retail shops. Its 64,000 square feet of technologically advanced meeting space includes 24 meeting and function rooms, most featuring natural light and ocean views, and a 13,000-square-foot ballroom. For more information, visit our website or call 1.800.334.6378. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram and view us on YouTube.
- The resort that brought gaming to Atlantic City in 1978, Resorts Casino Hotel is at the top of its game today, offering world-class casino action in a relaxed environment that keeps the focus on fun. Resorts Casino Hotel made history as the first American casino outside of Nevada and celebrated its 35th anniversary in May 2013 with a new milestone: the opening of a $35 million Margaritaville casino and entertainment complex that includes, among other attractions, the only year ‘round beach bar on the Atlantic City sand.