ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment Atlantic City and media queen Perez Hilton will kick off the 2nd annual OUT in AC weekend of LGBT-themed events on October 29, 2010, with star-studded performances by today's hottest artists. Hilton will host his popular "One Night In" concert series at Showboat's House of Blues with performers hand-picked by him, including Kelis, Natasha Bedingfield, La Roux, Keri Hilson, Natalia Kills and Dev.
Hilton promises an unforgettable night of marquee talent and special surprises for his first-ever New Jersey show. Past "One Night In" events have been a smashing success across the globe and have featured celebrity performances by Lady Gaga, Kanye West and Katy Perry.
"We're going to bring a whole new level of Perezcious fun to the Jersey Shore," says media mogul Hilton. "We have a spectacular lineup of my favorite performers and a carnival of costumes that will be paparazzi-worthy. I guarantee a Halloween celebration of epic proportions!"
The popular "One Night In" series premiered in Austin in 2008 and has boasted a stellar array of international acts and has been credited with ushering a host of new talent into the spotlight. Additional artists that have performed at past series include Solange, Little Boots, The Ting Tings, Estelle, Ladyhawke and N.E.R.D., to name a few. Since its debut, Perez Hilton has taken "One Night In" across the globe with events in Toronto, New York City and Liverpool.
"Perez Hilton's 'One Night In' is the perfect way to commence our fun-filled OUT in AC Halloween weekend," said Jennifer Weissman, Regional Vice President of Harrah's Entertainment. "We're so excited to continue bringing unique events to Atlantic City at all our Harrah's properties."
Other OUT in AC events include parties hosted by Chuy Bravo from Chelsea Lately at The Pool After Dark at Harrah's Resort; Richie Rich and DJ Lina on the decks at The Loft at The Pool; Margaret Cho and Sandra Bernhard at Caesars Maximus Theatre; celebrity DJ Mia Moretti at Mia Restaurant at Caesars; celebrity DJ Tracy Young at Showboat's Club Worship, with a special performance by Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kim Zolciak; The Jersey Shore star Jenni "JWoww" Farley at ultra hotpsot, Dusk nightclub at Caesars; and Joey Arias at Caesars Forum Lounge.
Tickets to most OUT in AC events are available for purchase at Ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-736-1420. A discounted weekend pass, offering entrance to all events, is also available. Additionally, discounted room rates are available for 25 percent off by entering the offer code "OUTINAC" when making reservations. All events are restricted to persons 21 years of age and older.
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For more information regarding OUT in AC and other events hosted by Harrah's Entertainment Atlantic City, please visit http://www.harrahs.com/getoutinac.
About Harrah's Entertainment
Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. is the world's largest provider of branded casino entertainment through operating subsidiaries. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada 70 years ago, Harrah's has grown through development of new properties, expansions and acquisitions, and now owns or manages casino resorts on four continents The company's properties operate primarily under the Harrah's, Caesars and Horseshoe brand names; Harrah's also owns the London Clubs International family of casinos and the World Series of Poker. On January 28, 2008, Harrah's Entertainment was acquired by affiliates of private-equity firms TPG Capital and Apollo Global Management.
About Perez Hilton
Cubano and Miami Native Perez Hilton is the Internet's most notorious gossip columnist. The LA Times calls Perez, "like Us Weekly, the Star, the Enquirer and Life & Style all rolled into one sweet yet snarky, sagacious yet salacious gay man." Perez was named the #1 Web celebrity for 2007 and 2008 by Forbes Magazine and as one of the 15 most influential Hispanics in the US by People in Espanol. Since launching in 2004, PerezHilton.com has become one of the leading go-to sites for celebrity news. In February 2008, eMarketer identified perezhilton.com as one of the top 5 websites for college aged women, beating out MySpace! The UK's prestigious Observer newspaper named perezhilton.com (#6) one of the 50 most powerful blogs. In May 2008, Perez kicked off a daily nationally syndicated radio show in 7 of the top 10 markets in North America. Perez has also become a celebrity in his own right. In 2007 he premiered his own show, What Perez Sez on VH1. Appears on television (ABC, CNN, E! News, Dateline, NBC, MTV, VH1, and Much Music); and has been featured in the L.A. Times, The Wall Street Journal, Paper Magazine, CBS News, Us Weekly and InTouch Weekly and many more. Recently Master P. launched his mobile website at m.perezhilton.com, now his gossip gangsters can be updated anywhere they go!
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