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Tropicana’s Free Boardwalk Block Party Celebrates the Unofficial Start of Summer this Memorial Day Weekend


ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (April 23, 2018) – Tropicana Atlantic City will celebrate the unofficial start of the summer season this Memorial Day Weekend with a Free Boardwalk Block Party on Saturday, May 26 at 9 p.m. The fun continues all summer long with Tropicana’s Free Summer Fireworks Series every Saturday at 10 p.m. starting May 26, outdoor fitness and fun, al fresco dining experiences, a star-studded entertainment lineup and MORE!

Tropicana’s Free Fireworks Series – Every Saturday starting May 26 – Sept. 8, 10 p.m.
Tropicana’s Free Summer Fireworks Series returns just in time for Memorial Day Weekend to light up Atlantic City’s skies with a free spectacular fireworks display on May 26 at 10 p.m. The dazzling 10-minute show, is part of Tropicana’s Free Summer Fireworks Series. The shows will take place every Saturday at 10 p.m. starting May 26 through Sept. 8, plus Wednesday, July 4. The shows, designed by Fireworks by Grucci, will be displayed from the beachfront and will include intricately designed scenes and vivid effects including Grucci high aerials and grand illuminations. Tropicana’s Free Fireworks Series is sponsored by Tropicana Atlantic City, A’Dam Good Sports Bar, Casa Taco & Tequila Bar, Chickie’s & Pete’s Crab House and Sports Bar, Firewaters Saloon, Hooters Atlantic City, Perry’s Pizza, and Tony Luke’s.

Free Boardwalk Block Party – Saturday, May 26, 9 p.m.
Tropicana will host the Free Boardwalk Block Party Saturday, May 26 at 9 p.m. to celebrate Memorial Day Weekend and kick off the unofficial start to the summer season with a DJ spinning hot summer tunes, Tropicana’s Free Summer Fireworks Series, and the debut of four new Multimedia Light and Sound Shows. Guests will also enjoy live entertainment from a stilt walker, magician, carnival dancers and the famous cast of Boogie Nights, fun giveaways, plus delicious samples from Tropicana eateries including Chef Jose Garces’ Olón, the IMAX Theatre at Tropicana, A’Dam Good Deli, A’Dam Good Sports Bar, Casa Taco & Tequila Bar, Hooters Atlantic City, and Mrs. Fields.

A Star-studded Entertainment Lineup, New Movie Releases & an Array of Special Events

This summer, Tropicana offers guests a star-studded entertainment lineup, new IMAX film releases, and property-wide events including Seafood Week featuring drink, food, and retail specials.

May 12                        Massimo Ranieri
May 13                        The Whispers, The Dramatics featuring L.J. Reynolds and The Intruders

May 13-19                   Martini Week: Cheers to America’s favorite cocktail with Tropicana’s Martini    Week. Enjoy property-wide martini specials all week long.

May 17-24                   Deadpool 2: The IMAX Experience
May 24 – June 14        Solo: A Star Wars Story: An Imax 3D Experience
May 26                        The Australian Bee Gees Show – A Tribute to The Bee Gees
June 2                          Tedeschi Trucks Band
June 8                          Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat 63 Championship Mixed Martial Arts
June 9                          Three Dog Night
June 14 – 21                Incredibles 2: The IMAX Experience
June 15                        TRAIN
June 16                        Boz Scaggs

June 17-23                   Seafood Week: Restaurants, bars and retail outlets throughout Tropicana will offer unique dishes, menus, specials and discounts on all things seafood.

June 21 – July 5          Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom: An IMAX 3D Experience
June 22                        Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot! Summer Tour 2018
June 23                        Stephen Stills & Judy Collins with special guest Kenny White
Opens June 24             Kevin & Caruso Magique Grand Illusions (select dates)
July 1 – Dec 31            Great Barrier Reef: An IMAX 3D Experience
July 4                          July 4th Fireworks
July 5 – 26                  Ant-Man and The Wasp: The IMAX Experience
July 6                          Creedence Clearwater Revisited
July 14                        #YES: Celebrating 50 Years of YES
July 26                        Mission: Impossible Fallout: The IMAX Experience
Aug 4                          Boy George and Culture Club
Aug 20                        Taste of The Quarter
Sept 7                          Alanis Morissette
Sept 8                          A Paranormal Evening with Alice Cooper
Sept 15                        Jefferson Starship
Sept 29                        The Gipsy Kings featuring Nicolas Reyes and Tonino Baliardo

Outdoor Dining
In the mood for al fresco dining? Choose from eight outdoor dining eateries to soak up the sun, people-watch or enjoy oceanfront views. Outdoor dining is available during the summer season at Chef Jose Garces’ Olón, Gilchrist Restaurant, Casa Taco & Tequila Bar, Chickie’s & Pete’s Crab House and Sports Bar, Hooters Atlantic City, Perry’s Pizza, Seaside Cafe, and Tony Luke’s.

Outdoor Fitness and Fun
Free Zumba Classes – Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, join the health and fitness instructors from AtlantiCare LifeCenter Fitness for Free Zumba Classes on the Boardwalk and Pavilion in front of Tropicana Atlantic City. For information on dates and times visit Tropicana.net.   

Bike Rentals – Take the whole family for a stroll on the boards! Bike rentals including cruisers, tandems and children’s bikes are available starting Memorial Day Weekend at Iowa Avenue and the Boardwalk at Tropicana (7:30 a.m. – noon daily). Safety helmets for children and adults, trailers and child bike seats are available.

Free Yoga on the Beach and Fireworks – Tropicana is partnering with 48 Blocks Atlantic City to celebrate the arts and culture in the community. Tropicana will join 48 Blocks Atlantic City’s roster of performance and community activity projects by hosting free yoga sessions on the beautiful Atlantic City beach and dedicating a spectacular fireworks show to the program. 

  • Free Yoga on the Beach Sessions, June 23 and 24 – Tropicana invites the community to join AtlantiCare LifeCenter Fitness’ health and fitness instructors for Yoga on the Beach sessions on June 23 and 24 from 9 – 10 a.m. Yoga sessions are free and open to the public.
  • Free Fireworks on the Boardwalk, June 23 – On June 23, Tropicana will light up Atlantic City’s skies with a spectacular free fireworks display dedicated to 48 Blocks AC, its talented artists and devoted team of volunteers. The show is part of Tropicana’s Free Summer Fireworks Series on the Boardwalk every Saturday at 10 p.m. starting May 26 through September 8.

Tropicana’s $1 Million Winning Ticket Game Returns, May 31 through Sept. 9
Tropicana is bringing back its exciting Winning Ticket game May 31 through Sept. 9, bigger and better than ever with daily drawings and the chance to win up to $1,000,000. Participation in Tropicana’s $1 million Winning Ticket is easy! May 31 through September 9, Trop Advantage members will receive one free ticket for the Winning Ticket game through any comp machine on property. Players can choose their own lucky numbers or select a quick pick option that will randomly assign six numbers. A Zoom Ball machine in Palm Walk will conduct five drawings daily at 1:00, 3:00, 5:00, 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. On Fridays and Saturdays, an extra drawing will be held at 11:00 p.m. Any Trop Advantage member, who has picked his/her “Winning Ticket” number, will have five chances to win daily and can win prizes from $25.00 Free Slot Play to $1,000,000 (40-year annuity) just by matching the numbers.

Radio Broadcasts Live from Tropicana Every Friday, 6 – 10 a.m.
Jumpstart your weekend with 97.5 The Fanatic’s Anthony Gargano & The Morning Show Broadcast LIVE from Tropicana every Friday from 6 – 10 a.m. Tune in for sports talk and the latest updates on Tropicana happenings and events. 

For more information about Tropicana Atlantic City visit Tropicana.net.

About Tropicana Atlantic City 
Tropicana Atlantic City is a 24-hour gaming destination located on the beach and Boardwalk. Featuring just under 2,400 hotel rooms and home of The Quarter, a 200,000 square foot entertainment complex, Tropicana Atlantic City is the premier resort in Atlantic City. With 26 restaurants, 25 shops, 20 bars and lounges, 4 pools, the Tropicana Showroom, an IMAX Theatre and a spa, Tropicana Atlantic City was highlighted as one of the “Coolest Casinos in the World” by PopSugar. Casino Player Magazine has voted the TROP ADVANTAGE® Club as the “Best Players Club”.  Since 2013, Tropicana completed over $200 million in renovations, including its spectacular Multimedia Light and Sound Show, the addition of AtlantiCare LifeCenter Fitness, Garces restaurants, renovations to over 900 hotel rooms, casino and more. 

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About Tropicana Entertainment
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: TPCA) is a publicly traded company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates eight casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Nevada, New Jersey and Aruba. Tropicana properties collectively have approximately 7,000 employees, approximately 5,700 rooms, approximately 7,800 slot positions and 260 table games. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tropicana is a majority-owned subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises, L.P. (NASDAQ:  IEP).  To learn more about Tropicana, visit www.Tropicanacasinos.com.

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