Tropicana offers oodles of family-friendly activities
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (August 20, 2014) — When it comes to family getaways packed with fun, Tropicana Casino & Resort delivers. Families travelling to Atlantic City will find plenty of exciting ways to fill their days and nights.
1 – Magique Encore
Audience members of all ages will be amazed and entertained by Grand Illusionists Kevin & Caruso in Magique. Staged and directed by Mistinguett, the show features a fast-moving blend of magic, comedy, showgirls, costumes, video backgrounds, stunning special effects and a rocking soundtrack. Tickets for “Magique” are $25 for adults and $10 for children under 16. VIP tickets include an autographed poster and backstage meet-and-greet with the cast before the show. They are available for $35 for adults and $20 for children. All tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com or 1-800-745-3000 and at the Tropicana Box Office.
2 – Carmine’s
New York City’s Legendary Family Style Restaurant has abundant award winning dishes for even the most persnickety eaters in the family. Classic signature dishes including penne alla vodka, chicken parmigiana, and tiramisu are served in generous portions meant for sharing. Carmine’s has been named Top 10 Best Restaurants by USA Today and Best Casino Italian Restaurant by Atlantic City Press. Feed the family at Carmine’s before the MAGIQUE show. If you can make the Titanic ice cream sundae disappear, dessert is on the house! (offer valid for parties of 6 or more with dinner purchase) Carmine’s is located in the The Quarter at the Tropicana. For reservations, carminesnyc.com or 609-572-9300.
3- Mrs. Fields Cookies
When your family is ready for something sweet, follow the aroma of fresh-baked brownies to the Mrs. Fields Store in The Quarter at Tropicana. This baked-good haven is always ready to satisfy your cookie cravings.
4 – Joe Holiday’s Magic & Mayhem
This high-energy magic show contains outstanding feats of magic, audience participation, popular music and laugh-out-loud comedy! Watch in amazement as internationally-acclaimed magician Joe Holiday reads the minds of audience members, performs sleight of hand miracles, and transforms a young audience member into today’s most famous magician — Harry Potter. Show time is 6:30 p.m. nightly except Wednesday. Seating begins at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children under ten. Dinner and show packages are also available. Call the Comedy Stop Box office at 609-340-8144 for more info.
5- Family Fun Station
The ground level of Tropicana’s North Tower is the place for families to get their fun on, together. The Family Fun Station is an arcade for all ages fully-loaded with current and nostalgic video games, skee-ball, crane games, air hockey and other great ways to relax, compete and bond as a family. Open 7 days a week.
6 – IMAX Theater
Are you a movie-loving family? Crystal-clear images projected up to five-and-a-half stories high with digital surround sound make IMAX the world’s most powerful movie experience you’ll ever have. Tickets can be purchased at the IMAX Box Office, www.ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000. For group sales inquiries please contact the IMAX Group Sales Office at 1-888-505-1435. Now showing and coming soon…
ISLAND OF LEMURS: MADAGASCAR in IMAX 3D (Rated G)
Now through Thursday, September 4, 2014
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY in IMAX 3D (Rated PG-13)
Now through Thursday, September 4, 2014
FORREST GUMP: The IMAX Experience
Friday, September 5, 2014 through Thursday, September 25, 2014 (Rated PG-13)
THE EQUALIZER: The IMAX Experience
Friday, September 26, 2014 through Thursday, October 16, 2014 (Rated R)
7- Get The Scoop
Tropicana offers not one but two ways to chill out with frozen treats. Ice cream lovers, choose your favor, pick your mix-ins, and watch as the Create-A-Cone team blends it all into a mouthwatering masterpiece. Families will find everything from healthy smoothies to indulgent double chocolate milkshakes. And the prices? They are pretty sweet too.
When it comes to food, everyone has a touch of “mad scientist” in them and GOYOGO is the place to indulge it. Fill your cups or cones with all-natural frozen yogurts dispensed from self-serve machines. With over 40 choices of yogurt flavors and 80 toppings, it’s the perfect place to let your family’s creativity – and taste buds – run wild.
9- Indulge Your Candy Crush
Move over Willy Wonka. Tropicana is home to two candy wonderlands. First up is LICK, offering everything for the sweet tooth from confectionary classics to decadent modern creations. LICK offers candies, souvenir novelties from around the world, and a photo booth, all wrapped in a fun, contemporary and interactive environment that is sure to delight both the young and young at heart.
Feeling nostalgic? Since the 1880’s James’ Saltwater Taffy has been a seashore tradition. Treat yourself to any of the classic taffy flavors or try your taffy coated in sweet, dark chocolate, filled with succulent fudge, nuts or marzipan. James’ also sells delicious homemade macaroons, English toffee and low-sugar varieties of taffy.
10 – Family Fun Overnight Stay Packages
Tropicana invites you to extend your visit with two Family Fun Packages, the IMAX Family Fun Package, which includes overnight accommodations, two IMAX tickets, access to the Family Fun Center, indoor and outdoor pools, and a $40 Tropicana Gift Card valid at all outlets in Tropicana and The Quarter. This package is valid Monday through Thursday. Through October 31, 2014.The cost? $155 in August and just $116 in September and October. To book this package, call 1-800-345-8767, mention Booking Code: TIMAX.
The Magique Family Fun Package includes overnight accommodations, up to 4 tickets to Magique (2 adult, 2 children), access to the Family Fun Center, indoor and outdoor pools, and a $40 Tropicana Gift Card valid at all outlets in Tropicana and The Quarter. This package is valid September 2, 2014 – October 1, 2014 on Tuesday,Wednesday, and Thursday nights for $109. To book this package, call 1-800-345-8767, mention Booking Code: TMAGFAM.
Rates are based on double occupancy and do not include taxes.
About Tropicana Atlantic City
Tropicana Casino & Resort is a 24-hour gaming destination located on the beach and Boardwalk. Featuring 2,079 rooms and suites and home of The Quarter, a 200,000 square foot entertainment complex, Tropicana is the premier resort in Atlantic City. With 24 restaurants, 25 shops, 18 bars and lounges, 2 pools, an IMAX Theatre and a spa, Tropicana is consistently rated as the “Must-See Attraction” in Atlantic City. Must be 21. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER. For more information, visit the official Web site at www.tropicana.net or:
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About Tropicana Entertainment
Tropicana is a publicly traded company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates eight casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, Missouri, New Jersey and Aruba. Tropicana properties collectively have approximately 5,500 rooms, 8,000 slot positions and 270 table games. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.