Boardwalk Hall Calendar of Events this Winter
Thursday, January 24, 2013 • 10:54am
Here is a list of Winter events at boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, proving the Boardwalk and the casinos are alive and well!
MIRANDA LAMBERT WITH DIERKS BENTLEY
SATURDAY, JANUARY 26 7:30 PM
Miranda Lambert with Dierks Bentley bring their LOCKED & RE-LOADED Tour to Boardwalk Hall Saturday, January 26, with special guest Thomas Rhett. Tickets are $85, $65, $45 and $35. This Live Nation concert is presented by Caesars Atlantic City.
INDOOR AUTO RACING
FRI. FEB 1; SAT. FEB 2 7:30 PM FRI; 7 PM SAT.
The NAPA Auto Parts Atlantic City Indoor Auto Races will return to Boardwalk Hall for the eleventh year under the promotion of Len Sammons. The Three-Quarter Midgets hit speeds upwards of 70 mph while running around a course set up on the historic landmark Boardwalk Hall concrete floor. Feature events find a minimum of 24 cars taking the green flag providing some hair-raising action for fans. Each year professional race car drivers from many different segments of the sport; and over 10 different states, compete at the event. The Champ Kart and Slingshot divisions will also be included in the exciting Atlantic City race weekend. Racing will begin on Friday night at 7:30 p.m. and at 7 p.m. on Saturday. Each night will include qualifying races and a feature event for the headline division.
Tickets for Friday are $25 for front row reserved; $20 for lower level reserved, $17 for upper level reserved, $15 for general admission adults, and $5 for general admission kids 12 and under. Tickets for Saturday are priced at $30 for front row reserved, $25 for lower level reserved, $22 for upper level reserved, $20 for general admission adults, and $5 general admission kids 12 and under. These prices do not include facility fees. Tickets are $5 off the adult general admission price for groups of 10 or more. Call 609-348-7023 for Group Sales. Please note that Premium seats sell out quickly! Advance ticket buyers will be admitted into the building a half hour early and will gain admission to FanFest on the track at 5 p.m. Saturday. Ticket prices will be $2 more if purchased the day of the show. Tickets and further information can also be obtained by calling the show office (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) at 609-888-3618. Additional information may also be found on the web at www.aarn.com.
GROUP WEDDING, VOW RENEWAL AND CIVIL UNION CEREMONY
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14 2:00 PM (Ballroom)
Sponsored by the Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority (ACCVA). The ceremony is free for all couples and their guests. The event will include a champagne toast, wedding cake and photo opportunities. Couples must be pre-registered through the ACCVA’s official website at www.atlanticcitynj.com/group_tours/atlantic_city_group_wedding.aspx by Sunday, February 10, 2013. The website features event information and special hotel rates and packages will be available for couples and their guests. For additional details, e-mail ACWedding@accva.com or call 609-449-7126.
BRONER VS. REES NIGHT OF BOXING
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16 6:00 PM
Professional boxing is back in the arena! Undefeated Adrien Broner returns to Boardwalk Hall to take on Gavin Rees and defend his WBC Lightweight title. Broner last fought at Boardwalk Hall November 17, winning an 8th round TKO against Antonio DeMarco. Also on the card is a rematch between heavyweights Johnathon Banks and Seth Mitchell. Banks KOed Mitchell in their last fight, also staged at Boardwalk Hall November 17. Tickets are $202, $102, $51 and $26. Presented by Golden Boy Promotions, R&R Promotions and Caesars Atlantic City.
THE WHO: QUADROPHENIA AND MORE
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2013 7:30 PM
THE WHO, one of rock’s legendary and defining bands, have announced a major North American arena tour where they’ll perform their iconic 1973 double album QUADROPHENIA in its entirety, along with a selection of WHO classics. They will make a stop at Boardwalk Hall on February 22. Tickets are $129.50, $82.50, $59.50 and $39.50. Vintage Trouble has been announced as the opening act.
The critically acclaimed QUADROPHENIA marked the British band’s second rock opera (after Tommy), raised the bar for rock albums as an art form and hit #2 on the U.S. Billboard album chart. Founding members ROGER DALTREY and PETE TOWNSHEND will be joined by Zak Starkey (drums), Pino Palladino (bass), Simon Townshend (guitar/backing vocals), Chris Stainton (keyboards), Loren Gold (keyboards/backing vocals) and Frank Simes (musical director, keyboards/backing vocals).
The upcoming WHO tour will offer a number of exclusive VIP experiences and packages. These offers may include a number of exciting perks: great seats, a special invitation to The Who’s VIP preshow sound check, limited edition autographed memorabilia, preshow parties (including complimentary food & beverage), VIP preferred parking, exclusive VIP merchandise and more.
PHILA. MUMMERS’ STRING BAND SHOW OF SHOWS*
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23 3:00 PM
Back by popular demand, relive the pageantry and excitement of New Year’s Day as the String Band Show of Shows struts into Boardwalk Hall! Ticket prices are as follows: reserved seat tickets $25, $21 and $18 with a limited number of $35 VIP floor seats available. Family Packages are $60 and includes four tickets, four hot dogs, four sodas and a complimentary program (must be purchased in advance). $3.00 discount on $25 and $21 seats to groups of 15 or more; call 609-348-7023 for Group information.
AHL ALBANY DEVILS VS. HERSHEY BEARS
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24 4:00 PM
The Albany Devils will check back into Boardwalk Hall for their final regular season hockey game and it’s a “Sweet Deal” for all fans with some fast, hard checking action on the ice and a chance to score great prizes all afternoon. Win gift certificates to Atlantic City Restaurant Week, local eateries and ShopRite supermarkets, overnight stays at Caesars Atlantic City and tickets to upcoming Boardwalk Hall events. The Albany Devils serve as the top developmental team for the three-time Stanley Cup Champion New Jersey Devils. Last season, 15 players appeared in games for both the 2012 NHL Eastern Conference Champions and Albany.
Individual games are priced as follows: $26 for the first two rows on the glass, $21 for the lower bowl, and $16 for the upper bowl. Special rates are available for kids 2-12, seniors 65+, military, students, and groups of 10 or more. These discounted rates are priced at $16 for the lower bowl and $11 for the upper bowl. Four packs can also be purchased for $65 and include four tickets in the upper bowl, four hot dogs, and four soft drinks.
Hockey clubs have the opportunity to take part in an exclusive ticket offer. With the purchase of 100 or more tickets for any one game at any price range, your club will receive 90 minutes of free ice time at Boardwalk Hall. For information on group sales or hockey club purchases, please call (609) 348-7023. Sponsored by the Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority and Caesars Atlantic City.
NJSIAA NEW JERSEY STATE HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS
MARCH 8, 9 & 10 VARIOUS TIMES
The tournament is the highlight of the year for the sport of wrestling and is open to all New Jersey high schools. Competition begins Friday March 8 at 5 p.m. for preliminaries and pre-quarter finals. Quarter-finals and wrestle-backs I and II are Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m. Following the morning session, Boardwalk Hall will clear the facility and re-open doors at 4 p.m. for the 5 p.m. evening session of the semi-finals and wrestle-backs III and IV. On Sunday, March 10, competition begins at 10 a.m. for consolations, followed by the finals and awards ceremony at 2 p.m. Doors open one hour prior to each session.
All-session tickets for groups and non-groups are on sale now at the Boardwalk Hall Box Office and through Ticketmaster. For group sales via e-mail or mail order, orders will be accepted through Friday, February 8. All-session tickets will be priced at $40 per ticket.
Groups must consist of a minimum of 15 people and a maximum of 50. A $15 service charge will also be added to all group orders. To obtain a group order form, please visit www.njsiaa.org or www.boardwalkhall.com. Forms can be sent to the Boardwalk Hall Box Office via regular mail at 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401, e-mailed to email@example.com or faxed to 609-348-7805.
Single-session reserved tickets on sale now and priced at $10 per session. Note: All student and senior tickets must be purchased in person at the Box Office with ID. Senior citizens (65 and older), children (2-12) and students with a valid grade school or high school ID are eligible for a $2 ticket purchased the weekend of the event.
2013 ECAC HOCKEY MEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP
FRI. MARCH 22; SAT. MARCH 23 VARIOUS TIMES
ECAC Hockey returns in this two day NCAA Division I Men’s Championship. The event will bring four teams from the elite ECAC Hockey conference, comprised of 12 of the most prestigious men’s ice hockey programs in the nation. Two games will be contested on Friday, March 22 and two games will be played on Saturday, March 23. ECAC Hockey consists of Division I hockey teams from the following institutions: Brown, Clarkson, Colgate, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Princeton, Quinnipiac, Rensselaer, St. Lawrence, Union and Yale. All-session tickets are on sale now and priced at $42 for upper level seats, $52 for lower level seats and $87 for first two rows on the glass. For more information about ECAC hockey, visit www.ecachockey.com. This event is presented by the Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority.
WWE PRESENTS ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA SUPERSHOW*
SATURDAY, MARCH 30 7:30 PM
WWE returns to Boardwalk Hall after five years just one week before Wrestlemania 29 with all of your favorite WWE Superstars from RAW and SMACKDOWN under one roof! Featuring JOHN CENA, CM PUNK with PAUL HEYMAN, RANDY ORTON, ALBERTO DEL RIO, THE BIG SHOW, RYBACK, DOLPH ZIGGLER, TEAM HELL NO - KANE & DANIEL BRYAN, THE SHIELD, AND MANY MORE!!! Note: Card is subject to change. Tickets are $95, $50, $35, $25, $15 and go on sale Saturday, February 2 at 10:00 am.
ATLANTIC CITY HOST AWARDS (Community Event)
WEDNESDAY, MAY 8 (Ballroom)
For additional information about the Host Awards, contact Jacqui Carole at 609-449-7174 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note for January, Winter Sweet, the 3-D light and sound show projected onto the façade of Boardwalk Hall, is scheduled to begin at 6:00 p.m. and repeated every half hour. End times vary. This is a free show and no tickets are required! For more information about Winter Sweet visit http://atlanticcitynj.com/visitors/thingstodo/lightshow.aspx
Tickets to all Boardwalk Hall events can be purchased at the Boardwalk Hall Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, select Walmart locations, by calling 800-736-1420 or at ticketmaster.com For more information about Boardwalk Hall events, please visit us at www.boardwalkhall.com or at www.facebook.com/boardwalkhall.
*Note: facility fee applicable on single event tickets; $1 for tickets $50 and under, $2 for tickets over $50.
A.C. CONVENTION CENTER PUBLIC SHOWS
For more information visit www.accenter.com or call 609-449-2000
Feb 06 - Feb 10
Progressive Insurance Atlantic City Boat Show 2013
Feb 15 - Feb 18
AC Recreational Vehicle and Camping Show
Mar 01 - Mar 03
Atlantic City Classic Car Show 2013
Mar 07 - Mar 10
Atlantic City Outdoor Sports Show 2013
Mar 08 - Mar 10
New Jersey Home & Garden Show
Apr 05 - Apr 06
Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival