PHILADELPHIA and ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- P!nk just announced she will be performing as part of the 2017 Atlantic City BeachFest Concert Series. This event will take place on Wednesday, July 12 on the Atlantic City Beach. This is just one of a handful of events where fans can see P!nk live in 2017 and her ONLY East Coast performance! Fans can expect to see all the jaw-dropping theatrics and acrobatics that P!nk is known for.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, May 5 at 10am. Tickets will be available at Ticketmaster.com or by-phone at 800-745-3000. American Express Cardmembers will have early access to presale tickets beginning Friday, April 28 at 10am through Thursday, May 4 at 10pm. There will be General Admission (GA), Gold Circle GA and Silver Circle GA ticket options available for fans, as well as VIP ticket opportunities. For additional information on the event or ticket options, please visit ACBeachConcerts.com.
Previously, the Atlantic City Beach Series featured performances by Maroon 5, Zac Brown Band, Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band, Blake Shelton, Lady Antebellum and more.
The 2017 Atlantic City BeachFest Concert Series is presented by Live Nation in partnership with the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA) and the City of Atlantic City.
"P!nk puts on one of the most exciting and powerful live shows in the industry," said Geoff Gordon, Live Nation Philadelphia Regional President. "We, along with our friends at CRDA, the Mayor's office, and our municipal and casino partners, are honored to kick off the beach series with P!nk!"
"Efforts by the Christie Administration to reinvigorate Atlantic City's economy are paying off by attracting top acts to the city, such as a superstar like P!nk," said CRDA Executive Director Christopher M. Howard. "The State and CRDA continue to work to redefine Atlantic City from a gaming destination to an entertainment venue. Whether it's for a day trip or a longer stay, there is something in Atlantic City for everyone, from major concert acts and dining to shopping and family fun."
"Once again Atlantic City is the leading shore town bringing exciting concerts to the beach," said Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian. "We are very excited that Live Nation will be bringing P!nk to Atlantic City. Her performances are full of excitement and electricity, so there will be no doubt this will be a stellar show!"
Since her debut in 2000, P!nk (Alecia Moore) has released seven records, sold over 46 million albums, over 91 million singles, over 2.4 million DVDs worldwide and has had 15 singles in the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart (four at #1). In addition, she is the recipient of three Grammy Awards, one Daytime Emmy Award, three Billboard Music Awards, six MTV Video Music Awards, two MTV Europe Awards, two People's Choice Awards and was named Billboard's Woman of the Year in 2013. She has sold out arenas all over the world, made her acting debut in Lionsgate's Thanks for Sharing and released a side project with singer/songwriter Dallas Green entitled You+Me. Last year, P!nk released "Just Like Fire" from Walt Disney Studios' feature film Alice Through The Looking Glass. The track was #1 on the Adult Contemporary Chart for 6 consecutive weeks and has over 155 million views of the music video. P!nk is featured on Kenny Chesney's "Setting The World on Fire," marking her first #1 on the Country Airplay Chart and Hot Country Songs Chart. The track also received a 2017 Grammy nomination for Best Country Duo/Group performance earning P!nk her 18th Grammy nomination.
P!nk is a huge supporter of various charities, including: Make a Wish Foundation, Autism Speaks, Human Rights Campaign and No Kid Hungry. She was formerly a spokesperson for COVERGIRL and remains on the UNICEF team as an Ambassador.
About Live Nation Entertainment:
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About the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority:
The only agency of its kind nationwide, the CRDA has used Atlantic City casino reinvestments as a catalyst for meaningful, positive improvement in the lives of New Jersey residents since 1984. Under the 2011 Tourism District Act, the Authority's mission evolved from statewide projects to becoming the state's key economic development agency for Atlantic City. CRDA's expanded responsibilities now include land use regulation, tourism marketing and clean and safe initiatives. The CRDA also oversees Historic Boardwalk Hall (the leading entertainment venue of its size in the country) and the Atlantic City Convention Center. In total, CRDA has invested nearly $2 billion in more than 400 projects statewide, of which $1.8 billion has been invested in Atlantic City, spurring business investments and expansions, and creating permanent jobs in the process. For more information about CRDA and our projects, visit www.njcrda.com. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/njcrda.
About Atlantic City:
Atlantic City, NJ is known as the Entertainment Capitol of the Jersey Shore. With a world famous boardwalk, Atlantic City has beautiful beaches, live entertainment, night life, fine dining, culture and arts, casino gaming, and much more!
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