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The 12 Days of Christmas: Experience the holidays at Tropicana, Atlantic City, NJ

December 1, 2010 - by City Guide News Desk
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The most wonderful time of the year gets even better at Tropicana Casino & Resort. If you’re searching for holiday fun, Tropicana has twelve exciting ways to capture the Christmas spirit and put the jolly in your holidays.

1. Happy Holidays - A Magical Celebration

This festive revue show is brimming with the music of the season, including "Winter Wonderland," "Sleigh Ride," "Santa Claus is Coming to Town," "Oh Holy Night" and "Santa Baby." The cast features four singers, 17 dancers and appearances by Santa Claus and Frosty the Snowman. Happy Holidays – A Magical Celebration is spreading the cheer in the Tropicana Showroom through December 16, 2010. Tickets are priced at $25 and $35 and are available at the Tropicana Box Office or through Ticketmaster at or via phone at 1.800.745.3000.

2. Sixth Annual Holiday Spectacular

For the sixth consecutive year you can "ooh" and "aah" at the magical indoor snow and stunning holiday display that decorates Fiesta Plaza in The Quarter. At the center of it all is a glittering 25 foot tree, which serves as the centerpiece for a free holiday musical light show that combines spellbinding lights with inspiring season musical selections from jazz to rock to international favorites.

3. Run With the Santas

What a sight to behold! The Third Annual Running of the Santas will take place on Saturday, December 11, 2010. The event has become one of Tropicana's signature holiday events with hundreds of Santas gathering to celebrate the holidays, and take part in the traditional "Run" starting on the Boardwalk and ending in The Quarter. Ticket prices are $15 if purchased by December 10 and $20 on the day of the event.  Tickets can be purchased through

4. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
See more. Hear more. Feel more. Witness the magic and action of the first installment of the Harry Potter movie finale at IMAX. Tickets are priced at $15 each and may be purchased in advance by going online or by calling Ticketmaster at 1.800.745.3000 or in person at the IMAX Box Office.

5. Smoke a Cigar at Fin's Outdoor Cigar Deck
From Wednesday through Sunday, the balcony at Fin transforms into a heated outdoor cigar deck offering a wide range of elegant cordials, cocktails and a refined selection of the world's best cigars. Slip into one of Fin's cozy fur coats (faux, of course) and experience life's simple pleasures as the brisk night air meets the warmth of our heated balcony. With sweeping views of the boardwalk, beach and ocean, it's a winter experience not to be missed.

6. Go Shopping with the Girls
Call your best gal pals...Thursday Nights are Ladies Nights at Tropicana. We're rolling out our best shopping, dining and partying specials. Visit for offer details and to print your money-saving coupons.

7. Experience the True Colors of Cyndi Lauper
Cyndi Lauper burst onto the world stage as the quintessential girl who wants to have fun, winning a Grammy Award for Best New Artist and becoming the first female artist in history to have five top-10 singles from a debut album. Over 25 sterling years, she has continually won accolades as a singer, musician, actress, and writer. Celebrate the holidays with a live performance by Cyndi Lauper Friday, December 10 at 9 p.m. in the Atlantic City Showroom. Tickets are available at the Tropicana Box Office or through Ticketmaster at or via phone at 1.800.745.3000.

8. Check off your Holiday Gift List
Let Tropicana take the stress out of your holiday shopping! Soak up the festive holiday atmosphere as you check off your holiday gift list at more than 25 unique and exciting shops at Tropicana and The Quarter. It's an unparalleled shopping experience with something for everyone.

9. Be a Fan!
Tropicana will host a fan appreciation day for our Facebook fans and Twitter followers on Friday, December 3, 2010. We're rewarding our loyal fans with amazing discounts on everything from rooms to drinks to IMAX tickets. Visit for details.

10. Make your Plans for New Year's Eve
The countdown is on. Do you know where you'll be when the ball drops at midnight on December 31, 2010? Ring in the new year with more than 20 places to party at Tropicana. From the hottest shows to outrageous parties to incredible package deals, we have your New Year's Eve covered. Visit for details.

11. Win Some Green at the $100,000 Holiday Sweepstakes

It's time to make the season merrier with Tropicana's $100,000 Holiday Cash Sweepstakes.  Diamond Club members can earn one entry for every 10 points accumulated playing their favorite slots through December 4. The drawing will be held on Sunday, December 5 at Palm Walk on the Casino Floor. A $50,000 grand prize will be awarded at 6 p.m. and additional drawings at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. For additional details visit the Diamond Club Center.

12. Book your getaway for only $59.99?
Need a break from the hectic holiday hustle and bustle? Escape to the endless temptations of Tropicana. Room rates start at just $59.99 per night! Visit for details.

Tropicana Casino & Resort is a 24-hour gaming destination located on the beach and Boardwalk. Featuring more than 2,100 rooms and suites and home of The Quarter, a 200,000 square foot entertainment complex, Tropicana is the premier resort in Atlantic City. With more than 20 restaurants, 20 shops, 14 bars and lounges, 2 pools, an IMAX Theatre and a spa, Tropicana is consistently rated as the “Must-See Attraction” in Atlantic City. For more information, visit the official Web site at

About Tropicana
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. is a publicly reporting company that, along with its affiliates, owns or operates nine casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada and New Jersey. The Company owns approximately 6,000 rooms, 9,000 slot positions and 250 table games. In addition, the Company owns a development property in Aruba.  The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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