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29 Sep, 2014, 12:02 ET New "DO AC" TV Ad Spotlights Real Visitors And Their Stories

 Just for you Philly, the Atlantic City Alliance launches its annual fall television campaign to boost leisure tourism. Replacing the TV anthem...


31 Jul, 2014, 00:40 ET Blake Shelton Rocked The Atlantic City Beach!

When Blake Shelton took the stage at 6 p.m. today for his free concert on the free beach in Atlantic City he was greeted by a packed house of...


03 Jul, 2014, 13:38 ET Atlantic City's FREE 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular Moved to Sunday, July 6th at 9:30pm

 Mayor Guardian announced today that the free 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular show scheduled for this Friday in Atlantic City will be moved...


01 Jul, 2014, 12:28 ET Crowning The Best In The World ... In Sand Sculpting; Artists From Around The Globe Awarded The Largest Purse Ever

Twenty world-class sand sculptors — some of whom traveled halfway around the globe — have been competing in solo and doubles...


22 Apr, 2014, 14:24 ET You Choose The Music. AC Builds Your July 4th Fireworks Show.

 To celebrate America's independence, Atlantic City is asking "the people" to choose the official soundtrack to Atlantic City's July 4th...


22 Feb, 2014, 12:00 ET DO AC Boardwalk Wine Promenade Returns September 2014 With FOOD & WINE As Official Culinary Media Partner

The Atlantic City Alliance announces the return of the DO AC Boardwalk Wine Promenade bringing together all 11 Atlantic City casino resorts to...


14 Jan, 2014, 13:29 ET Recently Engaged? DO AC Says "Show Us Your Bling" To Win The Ultimate DO AC Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties

Calling all brides and grooms to be! DO AC invites all those recently engaged to "Show Us Your Bling" for the chance to win the Ultimate DO AC...


20 Sep, 2013, 16:38 ET Atlantic City Alliance Statement On The Signing Of The American Palio Legislation

 The Atlantic City Alliance thanks the Governor, the bill's sponsors and all elected officials who approved this bill, which opens the door for...


20 Sep, 2013, 15:16 ET Miss America Deemed Early Success For Atlantic City's Long-Term Strategy

 The comeback of Miss America was declared an early win by Atlantic City's leadership for the long-term strategy for the seaside resort...


08 Sep, 2013, 20:35 ET Final Day of DO AC Pro Beach Volleyball Invitational Concludes with Second AVP Titles for Jen Kessy & April Ross and Jake Gibb & Casey Patterson in Front of a Full-House Crowd

A beautiful Atlantic City day along the iconic boardwalk and pier next to the Showboat Atlantic City Hotel set the scene for the final day of the...


23 Jul, 2013, 11:01 ET Atlantic City Alliance, IMG and AVP to Host the DO AC Pro Beach Volleyball Invitational Sept. 6-8

 Atlantic City's sun-filled beaches will extend the summer with the DO AC Pro Beach Volleyball Invitational from Sept. 6-8. The Atlantic City...


18 Jul, 2013, 12:49 ET A Foodie Paradise - Atlantic City Welcomes 8 New Restaurants, 3 Food Events And Summer Menus From Boardwalk Bites To Gourmet Fare In July

 As the summer heats up so do the food options in Atlantic City. Eight new restaurants (six at Tropicana alone) are opening in July offering...


17 Jul, 2013, 11:14 ET AC On The Road - Experience The Thrills, Chills, And Excitement Of Atlantic City When The "Live From AC" Roadshow Visits Philadelphia, Baltimore And New York City

On July 5, the "Live From AC" roadshow, a custom outfitted, two-story, pop up destination resort, began rolling in to Philadelphia, Baltimore and...


19 Jun, 2013, 13:09 ET Save Big This Summer On Atlantic City Luxury Hotel Stays

 As the temperatures rise, the mid-week hotel prices are the best bet in Atlantic City, as casino resorts and hotels deliver summer mid-week...


18 Jun, 2013, 14:25 ET Atlantic City's New July 4th Fireworks DO AC Mega-Show!

 Imagine standing on the famous AC Boardwalk at the legendary Steel Pier and seeing fireworks everywhere—to the left and to the right...


18 Jun, 2013, 11:00 ET World Championship Of Sand Sculpting Comes Home To Atlantic City, New Jersey June 13-30

Artists and visitors have gathered for the World Championship of Sand Sculpting June 13-30 in Atlantic City, returning the century-old art form to...


26 May, 2013, 13:57 ET New 3D Light And Sound Show, "Boardwalk Beat," Debuts On Boardwalk Hall In Atlantic City To Memorial Day Weekend Crowds

On Saturday, May 25 the Atlantic City Alliance premiered "Boardwalk Beat," a 3D sound and light show projected nightly onto the facade of Historic...


24 May, 2013, 10:00 ET Good News From Atlantic City, NJ: New Study Shows More Americans Know The AC Boardwalk Is Still Standing After Super Storm Sandy

 According to new research data from a national online poll commissioned by the Atlantic City Alliance, 15% of the adult US population...


17 May, 2013, 17:00 ET Please Correct The Record After Super Storm Sandy About The Famed Atlantic City Boardwalk

 Since Super Storm Sandy hit the Jersey Shore in October 2012, Atlantic City has battled the misperception that the famed Boardwalk was...


10 Apr, 2013, 11:02 ET Atlantic City's $20 Million Tourism Campaign Starts April 15

On April 15 the Atlantic City Alliance (ACA) relaunches it's $20 million tourism campaign to spur spring/summer travel to the seaside resort...


23 Mar, 2013, 11:26 ET New Jersey's Famed Steel Pier Opens For The Season On The Atlantic City Boardwalk, Saturday, March 23

The famed Steel Pier on the Atlantic City Boardwalk came through Hurricane Sandy unscathed and is ready to debut eight new rides in 2013. Due to...


01 Mar, 2013, 10:57 ET Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan Invites New Yorkers to DO AC

Yesterday in New York, Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan recorded a radio spot for the Atlantic City Alliance inviting New Yorkers to DO AC, the...


10 Dec, 2012, 13:28 ET Atlantic City Announces $1 Million Incentive Program To Attract Groups & Meetings In 2013

Hurricane Sandy disrupted business travel to Atlantic City, New Jersey. The Atlantic City Alliance--in collaboration with the Atlantic City...


05 Dec, 2012, 14:40 ET Ease The Stress Of Holiday Shopping In Atlantic City With Free Perks & Great Casino Hotel Deals

 Ease the stress of holiday shopping in Atlantic City. Atlantic City is offering perks to shoppers during the "It's An AC Shopping Holiday"...


29 Nov, 2012, 10:41 ET Winter Cheer To Be Projected Onto Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall This December

 The Atlantic City Alliance (ACA) announced a new 3D light and sound show by Moment Factory, the multimedia and entertainment studio behind the...