ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (January 13, 2023) –Former Philadelphia Eagles Tight End and Super Bowl Champion Brent Celek, will be making a special appearance at DraftKings Sportsbook at Resorts Casino Hotel on Saturday, January 28th from 6:00pm – 7:00pm. Here, guests will have the chance to meet the former Philadelphia fan favorite before taking in the day’s action including the contest between the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets. This is a free event held next to the Margaritaville Gift Shop across from the Sportsbook.
At this special appearance, Celek will sign autographs and will be available to take photos with fans.
As one of the top Sportsbooks in AC, the DraftKings Sportsbook at Resorts Casino Hotel offers the perfect viewing experience on an ultra-high-def video wall and is equipped with 18 betting kiosks, daily happy hour promotions, VIP seating options with bottle service, an extensive list of sports betting options and a highly knowledgeable staff.
ABOUT BRENT CELEK
After playing college football at Cincinnati, Brent Celek played his full NFL career with the Philadelphia Eagles, where the star tight end amassed nearly 5,000 receiving yards while grabbing 30+ touchdowns. Upon helping the Eagles win Super Bowl LII over the New England Patriots, Celek retired to the Philadelphia area where he is now active in the community and remains in touch with the Eagles.
Known for his blocking ability, Celek remained a mainstay of the Eagles for many years even after Zach Ertz was drafted. Celek had 398 receptions in his pro-career, and played in 175 games. His younger brother Garrett played in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers.
For information, visit resortsac.com/entertainment/meet-and-greet-at-draftkings/
ABOUT RESORTS CASINO HOTEL
The resort that brought gaming to Atlantic City in 1978, Resorts Casino Hotel, a Mohegan Property, is a world-class casino offering action and relaxation that keeps the focus on fun. Making history as the first American casino outside of Nevada, Resorts Casino Hotel will soon celebrate its 45th Anniversary in May of 2023. Resorts Casino Hotel is a consistent winner of gaming awards in both Casino Player Magazine and Strictly Slots Magazine. 2013 saw the completion of $130 million in upgrades to Resorts Casino Hotel, including the brand-new, cutting-edge Resorts Conference Center, Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Landshark Grill Complex, and the opening of the only full-service bar and restaurant open all year long on the sand side of the Boardwalk Landshark Bar and Grill. In 2018, Resorts also welcomed DraftKings Sportsbook at Resorts, a popular on-property sportsbook offering guests live, in-game and general sports betting around the world.
Mohegan assumed management of Resorts Casino Hotel in 2012, a move that 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 gamed 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, an indoor-outdoor swimming pool that was revamped in 2022, a 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 ResortsAC.com or call 1.609.340.6300. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram and view us on YouTube.