Week-long festivities include unique food, desserts, specialty cocktails, novelty items and more
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (September 22, 2014) — Tropicana Casino & Resort is celebrating everyone’s favorite treat during its sweetest promotion yet: Chocolate Week, October 26th through November 1st. Indulge your inner child by treating yourself to unique food, desserts, specialty cocktails, novelty items and so much more during this property wide celebration. Make your Halloween week even sweeter with chocolate treats ranging from sophisticated truffles to chocolate dipped bugs. Check out some of our Cocoa Loco Award winners for the craziest chocolate treats around!
Cocoa Loco Awards
- Chocolate Dipped Bugs —yes, that’s right – real insects dipped in chocolate – LICK
- Chocolate Donut Handbag – Zephyr Gallery
- Coca and Espresso Rubbed Ribeye Steak – FIN
- Great Wall of Chocolate Dessert – PF Changs
- 7 lb. Giant Chocolate High Heel – LICK
- Chicken Tamales with Mole Sauce (Chocolate Chili) – Casa Taco and Tequila Bar
A DAM GOOD DELI
End your meal on a sweet note with an order of Chocolate-Covered Strawberries (approximately 3-4 per order) for just $8.00.
BROADWAY BURGER BAR
Enjoy the yummy richness of Chocolate Molten Cake for $6.
Tropicana’s legendary family-style restaurant joins the Chocolate Week fun with supersized dessert specials, which include a Chocolate Torta for $18.50, and Chocolate Bread Pudding for $19.50, all sized to share.
CASA TACO & TEQUILA BAR
Getting hungry? Casa Taco will be serving Pinches (grilled shrimp in a spicy chocolate peanut sauce) and Chicken Tamales with Mole Sauce (Chocolate Chili) all week long. Stick around for dessert, where the Chocolate Week specials include Chocolate Flan.
CUBA LIBRE RESTAURANT & RUM BAR
Indulge in Cuba Libre’s Chocolate Torte – a fallen chocolate soufflé tart layered with dulce de leche, with dulce de leche ice cream, chocolate-orange sauce and blueberry compote. Try a full serving solo for $8.50 or go tapas style and receive two mini desserts for $6.00 or three for $9.00.
Get in line for Chocolate Bread Pudding, Chocolate Fudge Brownie, and a whole assortment of other sinful chocolate desserts.
Savory and sweet mix in the Cocoa and Espresso Rubbed 18 oz. Prime Ribeye Steak entrée served with roasted peppers and red onions for $42. Don’t miss the Ghiradelli Chocolate Fondue or FIN’s Jubilation Cake with Dulce de Leche Ice Cream ($10 each) for dessert!
Go for the wings, stay for the Caramel Fudge Cheesecake, a Chocolate Week special priced at just $4.79.
It’s chocolate, Italian-style! Live la dolce vita with one of these delicious desserts – Chocolate Nutella Lava Cake with Caramel Gelato, Gluten Free Flourless Chocolate Torte with White Chocolate Raspberry Gelato, or Handmade Chocolate Hazelnut Tartufo for $10 each.
For a quick chocolate fix, grab a fresh Chocolate Glazed Cronut and eat it on the go! Served daily from 9am – 11am.
Think you’re brave enough to conquer the 6 layer Great Wall of Chocolate? Try your hand at devouring six rich layers of frosted chocolate cake topped with semi-sweet chocolate chips, served with fresh berries and raspberry sauce.
Indulge in an after-dinner treat of Triple Chocolate Cheesecake ($6.95) or a Ghiradelli Chocolate Fudge Brownie with Vanilla Ice Cream ($6.95).
Chocolate and cream collide to create a tasty treat in the Oreo Stack Cake.
A TIME FOR WINE
Savor and save with 15% off all Chocolate Wines, Liquors, Beers and Candies.
Smell a little bit sweeter with yummy Laura Mercier Scrubs, Lotions, Body Wash and Fragrances starting at $45.
Shop the new Fall Collection and wrap yourself in the warmth of chocolate brown fashions
CREATE A CONE
Build your own Chocolate Ice Cream Cone with homemade ice cream starting at just $3.75 for a scoop.
Treat yourself or someone you love to chocolate of a different kind with Chocolate Rainbow Pearl Jewelry. The collection features pieces starting at $88.
What would Chocolate Week be without a visit to Tropicana’s very own chocolate mecca? Enjoy Assorted Fresh Truffles (priced by weight) or grab a box of Godiva’s brand new chocolate collection Chef Inspirations – Flavors Of The World starting at $18.
Get ready for a Chocolate Explosion! This tasty treat starts off as a warm brownie topped with chocolate frozen yogurt, whipped cream, and chocolate syrup. Next, pile on the toppings to create a chocolate treat that’s all your own. Priced by weight.
JAMES’ SALT WATER TAFFY
Enjoy a one pound box of Fresh Homemade Fudge for $10.99 or take advantage of the Fudge and Taffy Special – a one pound box of fudge and a one pound box of taffy for just $16.99.
Chocolate novelties abound in this sweet-tooth’s paradise. Unique items, starting at just $3.50 include Chocolate Scented Candles, Chocolate High Heels, Chocolate Cell Phones, Chocolate Body Pens, and even Chocolate Dipped Bugs….yes, that’s right – real insects dipped in chocolate!
MRS FIELDS COOKIES
Calling all cookie lovers. Mrs. Fields will be offering up Triple Chocolate Cookies for $1.00 apiece with no limits. Why not stock up and take some home?
OLD FARMER’S ALMANAC
Nothing says Fall like a steamy cup of Hot Chocolate. Take home a box and warm up to fun flavors such as salted caramel, red velvet, cherry chocolate, pink, dark chocolate, and cocoa vino. Feeling a bit more daring? Try Mocha Pig’s Maple Bacon and Coffee Hot Chocolate. All flavors $7.95.
Be the hit of any social gathering when you carry Kent Stetson’s Chocolate Donut Clutch. Handmade by the designer in Providence, Rhode Island, the handbag, which retails for $149, features a pattern of delicious donuts and a three dimensional chocolate donut on the front.
A DAM GOOD SPORTS BAR
If you are a fan of beer, chocolate and peanut butter, make a point of swinging by A Dam Good Sports Bar to enjoy a DuClaw Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter Stout Pint for just $6.00.
This trend-setting nightspot at Tropicana will sweeten your night with Double Chocolate Martinis for $9.00 and Adult Chocolate Shots for $6.00 each.
Chocolate meets charity at Boogie Nights’ first ever Big Gay Ball on October 26. The LGBT friendly event will feature a Chocolate Ice Bar serving champagne garnished with chocolate covered strawberries and an array of other delicious chocolatey cocktails. Admission proceeds from the event benefit the South Jersey AIDS Alliance. For more information visit https://tropicana.net/events/big-gay-ball/.
BROADWAY BURGER BAR
Like everything chocolate? Broadway Burger Bar’s got it! Enjoy a Chocolate Martini for $6, Chocolate Cherry Infused Vodka for $5, Shots Of Chocolate Patron for $6, and Chocolate Beer for $5.
Satisfy your sweet tooth with a Chocolate Martini for $12.50.
CASA TACO & TEQUILA BAR
For a Mexican twist on Chocolate Week, order up a Dark Cherry made with Patron XO Café Dark, vodka, and muddled cherries.
All week long, this popular seafood restaurant will feature Godiva Chocolate Martinis, Godiva White Chocolate Martinis, Specialty Chocolate Coffees and Hot Chocolate Beverages.
Have a seat and enjoy a personal serving of Chocolate-Covered Strawberries for $8.00. For another $8.00, you can pair it with a pint of “Sweet Baby Jesus.” First brewed in 2011, this Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter has a lightly sweet, malty flavor, accented by strong notes of chocolate, coffee and peanut butter. Sweet Baby Jesus finishes smooth, dry and “roasty” with flavors so rich, you can’t help but exclaim its name.
Whether you prefer them shaken or stirred, The Palm is serving up Chocolate Martinis just the way you like them starting at $12.
Visit the home of the World’s Greatest Daiquiris, where you can mix your own chocolate frozen drink for $10.00 to $12.00. Choose Chocolate Thunder and Monkey Shine for a delicious banana fudge drink, or blend Chocolate and White Russian flavors for a tasty Mudslide.
Chocolate Week is even sweeter when you spend the night! Take advantage of our Chocolate Week Package from October 26 – 30. Package rate is just $75 and includes overnight accommodations and a $25 food & beverage credit. Rates are based on double occupancy and do not include taxes. F&B Credit valid at Tropicana owned outlets. To book your room, call 1-800-345-8767 and refer to the booking code TCHOC.
For more info visit tropicana.net/chocolateweek
#TROPit this Halloween!
This year leave the candy to the little ones and head to Tropicana Casino & Resort for some adult fun! Considered by many to be Atlantic City’s Halloween Headquarters, Tropicana is brewing up the largest Halloween spectacular in the city on Friday, October 31. The festivities include a DJ spinning dance music all night in The Quarter, food and drink specials throughout the property, and creepy costume contests with plenty of chances to win cash and prizes!
DO COSTUMES, WIN PRIZES!
What is Halloween without a killer costume? Go spooky, go sexy… go all out or go home! The stakes are high at Tropicana’s Annual Halloween Costume Contest, taking place at 10 p.m. in The Quarter’s Fiesta Plaza (outside of Carmine’s). The contest features three categories:
- Best Overall- a $500 Tropicana gift card
- Scariest- overnight stay with gourmet dinner for two and IMAX tickets
- Best Group- $50 Tropicana gift card for each member of the Best Group (up to 5 group members)
Must be 21. Masks are prohibited.
Boogie Nights celebrates Halloween like no other! Get ready to do the Time Warp because October 24th is Rocky Horror Night. Dress up like your favorite character from The Rocky Horror Picture Show and get in free. Halloween gets really spooky with the Boooogie Nights Halloween Bash on October 31st. Join in the fun for a chance to win a cash prize in the costume contest. Prizes will be awarded for Best ‘70s & ‘80s Costume, Most Outrageous, Sexiest, and Best Overall Costume.
Get creative to win fabulous prizes at the annual Halloween Costume Contest
Casa Taco & Tequila Bar
Enjoy specials with Kah Tequila models from 6pm – 8pm, Sauza models from 8pm – 10pm, and a Guest DJ from 10pm – 2am. Join in the Mas Martes Costume Contest from 10pm – 12am to win fun prizes. Dress up as the best version of you in the afterlife and receive a $50 bar tab at Casa!
The fun continues on to the Day of the Dead on November 1 when Peligroso Tequila Models and an Ice Bar will be on hand from 6pm – 8pm. Each guest entering the bar area can try an ice cold shot of Peligroso Cinnamon Tequila for just $3. The Sauza models return with a host of giveaways from 8pm – 10pm. Dress up in Mexican or Day of the Dead attire and have a shot on us!
Don’t forget to use the hashtag #TROPit when posting your favorite photos to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
TRICKS AND TREATS
Trick or treat like a grown-up and enjoy food, drink, and shopping specials all day long!
Stop by for some candy and treat yourself to Halloween novelty items starting at $9
Create your own spooky sundae with fun Halloween toppings like googly eye candies
Old Farmer’s Almanac
All Halloween products in the store are 50% off
Get wild with a Jack O’Latern Martini (Fireball and Jack Daniels martini with pumpkin and cinnamon infused simple syrup topped with whipped cream garnished with graham cracker rim and cinnamon dusting) $13
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.