ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (May 6, 2019) – Resorts Casino Hotel, which rests on the northern end of the famed Atlantic City boardwalk, is set for their annual Beach Ball Drop on Friday, May 24th – kicking-off both Memorial Day Weekend as well as thrilling Hot Summer Fun festivities. All combined, various giveaways, gaming promos, food & drink specials, great entertainment and plenty more is planned at Resorts AC through September!
THE BEACH BALL DROP
Outside of Resorts Casino Hotel on Friday, May 24th, Memorial Day Weekend gets rocking with WMMR-FM broadcasting live with legendary disc jockey Pierre Robert from 10:00am – 3:00pm. Beginning at 3:00pm, DJ Andrew and Bacardi Artie take the reins to pump up the crowd ahead of 5,000 colorful souvenir beach balls to be dropped from above. The afternoon will also consist of the “Unlocking of the Ocean” ceremony at 1:30pm, various giveaways & contests, interactive entertainment, stilt walkers, photo ops with the beautiful Landshark promo girls and live boardwalk performances by the Fralinger String Band – “The Ultimate in Mummers Entertainment.” Before or after the ball drop, Star Card holders are welcome to stop by the Promotions Both as well, to pick up a mini ice cream cane containter that could contain up to $500 in slot cash!
The legendary performer, Tony Orlando, joins the Memorial Day Weekend fun with a special appearance during the 6th Annual Beach Ball Drop and a not-to-miss concert inside the Superstar Theatre, beginning at 8:00pm on Sunday, May 26th. (Tickets on sale via Ticketmaster.) The weekend gets one final send-off with a 2019 BMW convertible giveaway.
For more information Memorial Day Weekend at Resorts Casino Hotel, visit: MDWResorts
HOT SUMMER FUN 2019
With promotions starting on May 24th and more joining the mix in the days and weeks that follow, Resorts Casino Hotel is excited to roll-out Hot Summer Fun 2019, lasting through September 2nd, and set to feature a Jeep Wrangler sweepstake, gaming contests, great food & drink specials, incredible entertainment and much more.
Summer Long Promotions
Jeep Wrangler’s are on the wish-list of many and Resorts Casino Hotel is prepared to fulfill that wish for one lucky guest. Star Card holders can earn entries starting May 28th by playing slots and table games. Every single tier point earned equals one entry and star card players can earn 25X, 50X and even 100X entries on select dates throughout summer. One lucky winner will be drawn to drive away in an all-new 2019 Jeep Wrangler Sport on Sunday, August 25th at 4:00pm.
A Hot Summer Fun 1,000,000 High-Low Challenge also takes place daily from May 24th – September 2nd (Noon – Midnight), with a finale on September 21st. Taking place at the boardwalk entrance next to the Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Gift Shop, players will choose whether a to-be-drawn dealer card will be higher or lower than a card that has already been turned over. If chosen correctly, players move on to the next level on their way to trying to reach level 10, where $1,000,000 is won. Star Card holders can play for free one time daily May 24th – September 2nd. To play a second time, card holders must simply earn five tier points during that gaming day. In addition to the chance to win $1,000,000, card holders will also earn entries into the $50,000 Summer End Sweepstakes on Monday, September 21st.
From July 1st – September 2nd, guests can take a stab at guessing how many total fish are in a container that will be resting in the hotel lobby at Resorts Casino Hotel.
One guess per day is allowed in the “Guessing Game,” which runs from July 1st – September 2nd. Ten players who come the closest to the actual number without going over, will win $500 in slot cash. An exact guess is awarded $1,000 in slot cash!
Hot Summer Fun Days of the Week
Each weekday during Hot Summer Fun at Resorts Casino Hotel brings a different way to win big or score deals & freebies. Plink-it Monday’s allow for lucky guests to have their name called at random every fifteen minutes from 2:00pm – 8:00pm from May 27th – August 26th. Winners will be rewarded with match play and slot cash awards. This promotion takes place in the Margaritaville lobby.
Slot Tournament Tuesday’s bring the action every Tuesday on the casino floor, where players can join an exciting slot tournament that features prizes of up to $250 in Slot Cash. This contest runs Noon – 3:00pm & 6:00pm – 9:00pm, every Tuesday from May 28th – August 27th.
T-Shirt Wednesdays serve up free Resorts Casino tee’s at the promotions booth by sampling earning two tier points – while supplies last. This promotion runs every Wednesday, from 2:00pm – 10:00pm, June 5th – August 28th.
Guests who earn two tier points on Thursdays during Hot Summer Fun are eligible to play Mystery Money Beach Ball Slot Cash at a Resorts’ kiosks. Players will select a beach ball on the screen and when prompted, it will bounce up and reveal how much slot cash they have won.
And Head to Head Blackjack Fridays round-out the week-day promotions with a thrilling competition where players try their hand at defeating the dealer. Hit on a same suit blackjack to immediately take home $100. If a dealer shows blackjack — $200 will be awarded! This event takes place in the Margaritaville lobby from 4:00pm – 10:00pm, May 24th – August 30th.
For more on the Hot Summer Fun Days of the Week, visit: www.resortsAC/HSF
Dining, Drinks, Sports & Entertainment
Hot Summer Fun 2019 marks the first full summer where the popular Draftkings Sportsbook at Resorts Casino Hotel is open. Betting opportunities will include but not limited to: Stanley Cup Finals (hockey) in late May & early June | The NBA Finals | Women’s World Cup (soccer) beginning June 7th | The US Open (PGA) beginning June 13th | Wimbledon (tennis) beginning July 1st | US Open (tennis) | mid-season MLB baseball
*Food & drink specials will be taking place throughout Hot Summer fun inside Draftkings Sportsbook, including $5.00 Foot Long Hot Dogs during all Philadelphia Phillies regular season games and $4.00 draft beers, $6.00 well drinks, and $1 off any food item from 2:00pm – 7:00pm Sunday through Thursday.
Seafood Fridays will also be occurring every Friday beginning May 24th, from 4:00pm to close, at Breadsticks Café & Grill. A special $21.99 per person offering will include choice of an appetizer from three options, choice of an entrée from five options and a choice of a non-alcoholic drink.
Stop by the all-new Mukashi Sushi Bar on Fridays and Saturdays for $5.00 Sake Bombs all day.
And the popular frozen drink bar located next to Margaritaville, Wet Willies, will have a special Hot Summer Fun themed daiquiri available from May 24th – September 2nd.
The best live entertainment to be found on the boardwalk is slated for Resorts’ Superstar Theater as well. The current schedule boasts the famous Billy Joel tribute band, Big Shot, led by Mike DeGuidice, on Saturday, June 1st, Best of Broadway featuring The Sharpe Family Singers will run July 2nd – July 31, classic rockers, Foghat, take the stage on Friday, July 19th, Modern Gentleman are scheduled with multiple performances August 4th – August 28th, Abba the Concert plays back-to-back nights beginning Friday, August 9th and the Grammy award-winning Sheena Easton plays a benefit concert on Friday, August 23rd.
Additional information can also be found at Resorts Entertainment
ABOUT RESORTS CASINO HOTEL
The resort that brought gaming to Atlantic City in 1978, Resorts Casino Hotel, a Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment Property, 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 recently celebrated a major milestone – their 40th anniversary in May 2018. Winner of 21 Casino Player Magazine 2018 “Best of Gaming Awards,” Resorts Casino Hotel has undergone $125 million in renovations, including the all new state-of-the-art Resorts Conference Center, a large $25 million room renovation project and the $35 million Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville – themed entertainment complex with the only beach bar, Landshark Bar and Grill, on the Atlantic City sand open year – round. In 2018, Resorts also welcomed DraftKings Sportsbook at Resorts, an on-property retail space where guests can enjoy live, in-game and general sports betting around the world.
Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment 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 21 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, 10 restaurants, a food court featuring six eateries, 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.
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