One sign that Atlantic City is “coming back” is the return of live entertainment.
Beginning Aug. 28, Harrah’s Resort will present Bayside ROCK Live, featuring contemporary DJ sets and music of the ’70s and ’80s by tribute bands.
Shows are every Friday through Oct. 23. Tickets are $44.50 and must be purchased in advance at Ticketmaster.com.
A portion of the ticket sales will be donated to the South Jersey Branch of the Community FoodBank of New Jersey. Each ticket includes a socially distanced space for up to two people. Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase popcorn and beverages to be enjoyed in their spots.
The stage is located at the Waterfront Conference Center parking complex. Attendance is limited to persons 21 and older.
No smoking will be allowed and facial coverings must be worn at all times except when eating or drinking. The series kicks off with the New York Bee Gees, a Bees Gees tribute band.
The rest of the schedule:
• Zoso, The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience, Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m.
• DSB – An American Journey, A Tribute to Journey featuring Myles Buckley, son of Journey guitarist Neal Schon, Sept. 11, 7:30 p.m.
• Aerosmyth, The Ultimate Aerosmith Tribute Experience, Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m.
• Songs In The Attic: The Music of Billy Joel, Sept. 25, 7 p.m.
• Desperado, The Nation’s Premier Eagles Tribute, Oct. 2, 7 p.m.
• Tusk, The World’s Number One Tribute To Fleetwood Mac, Oct. 9, 7 p.m.
• The FABBA Show, A Tribute to ABBA, Oct. 16, 7 p.m.
• Beatles For Sale, Beatles Tribute Band, Oct. 23, 7 p.m.
While the Chairman’s Club at Golden Nugget is temporarily closed, 24K Select Club Chairman and Elite cardholders are invited to its pandemic alternative on the outside patio of The Wave.
The club is open from 1 to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 4 to 11 p.m. Fridays, noon to 11 p.m. Saturdays, and noon to 8 p.m. on Sundays.
There is a “Team Member-Served Buffet” set up on the dance floor. Guests then return to their tables to eat, with drinks served at their tables.
Harrah’s has opened the Elite Lounge for Caesars Rewards Diamond Elite and Seven Stars cardholders to sit and enjoy a cocktail or a light meal served by Harrah’s food and beverage team.
Entrance is inside the door at the Valet exit. The Lounge is open from 4 to 10:30 p.m. on Fridays, 2 to 10:30 p.m. on Saturdays, and noon to 7 p.m. on Sundays. The Friday and Saturday Seven Stars Starlight Cocktail Hour on the Pool deck at Harrah’s is no longer available.
The Society Club at The Water Club at Bogata is now open for M life Rewards NOIR cardholders. Entrance is through the Sunroom where there is a buffet and seated service poolside.
Hours are 4 to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sundays.
Take a seat outside
With indoor dining still prohibited in New Jersey, Caesars Atlantic City has set up tables and chairs on the third floor of its Colosseum Garage for guests to consume their take-out food and beverages.
Resorts Casino Hotel’s outdoor covered QuickBites Patio is now open daily, and includes a bar serving draft beer, hard seltzer and wine.
Recreational gambler Darryl D. McEwen, a former professional journalist, is president of his own consulting firm that manages several small national and international trade associations, and provides public relations and fundraising services for a number of charitable organizations. Visit his website, MrACCasino.com, and follow him on Twitter @MrACCasino.
Recreational gambler Darryl D. McEwen, a former professional journalist, is president of his own consulting firm that manages several small national and international trade associations, and provides public relations and fundraising services for a number of charitable organizations. Have a comment on this or a question specifically related to an Atlantic City casino, players club or other promotion? Email Darryl at MrACCasino@gmail.com and he’ll try to respond to you personally. Your question – without your name – may appear in a future column. Visit his website, MrACCasino.com, and follow him on Twitter @MrACCasino.