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August Events at Tropicana Casino & Resort

August 4, 2010 - by City Guide News Desk
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Summer is here and Tropicana Casino & Resort is ready to celebrate with an energy-packed lineup of entertainment, events and promotions!

Tropicana Hosts 3rd Annual Taste of The Quarter
South Jersey's premier dining, shopping and entertainment complex, The Quarter at Tropicana Casino & Resort, will host the third annual Taste of The Quarter on Monday, August 30 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.  The Taste of The Quarter has become one of the hottest dining events of the year featuring dishes from more than 15 of The Quarter and Tropicana restaurants for only $25 per person.  All proceeds from the event benefit the United Way of Atlantic County.  The three hour event features an array of entrees, appetizers, beverages and live entertainment from some of the areas premier venues, including FIN - A Seafood Experience, Carmine's, The Palm, Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, Red Square, RiRa, P.F. Chang's China Bistro, A Time For Wine, Planet Rose and more.  Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster at or 1.800.745.3000 or at the Tropicana Box Office.

Tropicana debuts Trop Gear
Now guests of Tropicana can show their energy with exclusive merchandise available only at Trop Gear.  Trop Gear will feature one-of-a-kind Tropicana merchandise including T-shirts, hats, hoodies, jackets, beach towels, Trop Rocks apparel and more.  Trop Gear will be the featured location to purchase Tropicana items.  Tropicana apparel makes a great gift for friends and family, and Trop Gear will also sell Tropicana gift cards.

Relax at the Blue Parrot Pool Bar
Now open daily, the Blue Parrot Pool Bar will feature DJ’s every Saturday from 1pm to 5pm.  The DJ’s will include: DJ Super Dave, DJ Jason C and DJ Sean M. Blue Parrot Pool Bar also features a variety of beverages and lite fare available on the deck and cabanas that can be rented for the day.

Dance the Night Away at Rumba Lounge
Every Friday and Saturday Rumba Lounge features a live DJ and dancers from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.  DJ Cameron Alexander brings his remix magic to the popular nightspot mixing the retro sounds of the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s to new school beats. This cool crossover mix of sounds sets the backdrop for this hip haven to chill and refresh with your favorite cocktails and friends.  Saturday nights feature DJ George Sokorai whose visual performance style and infectious mixes fuels his bond with the dance floor and audience. Rumba Lounge keeps you in the heart of the action with bar-top video poker, sporting events on 12 televisions and it casino floor location.

Enjoy the spotlight
Tropicana now has new ways for you to be the center of attention!  Now guests of Tropicana can get their photos taken in a photo booth located in The Quarter.  Pictures are only $3 each or two for $5.  Share your energy – upload your photos to Tropicana’s facebook page at

Tropicana’s showroom will mystify and mesmerize audiences.  An explosive line up, including mixed martial arts, musicians and magic will keep the showroom rockin’ right into the fall!

  • Brett Daniels Magic & Beyond,  Tickets $25 for adults & $12.50 for children under 17, July 1 – September 1, visit for a complete schedule.
  • An Evening with Daughtry, Tickets $65 - $150, Saturday, August 7, 9pm
  • The Temptations & Four Tops, Tickets $45 - $100 , September 3 & 4, 9pm each night
  • Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat XXXI Championship Pro Mixed Martial Arts, Tickets $35 - $75, Friday, September 24, 8pm
  • Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat AM IX Championship Amateur Mixed Martial Arts, Tickets $50 - $150, Saturday, September 25, 8:30pm
  • Whoopi Goldberg, Tickets $45 - $85, Saturday, October 9, 9pm (Adult Content, must be 21)
  • Happy Holidays – A Magical Celebration, Opens November 8, Tickets $25 & $35

IMAX Theater
Wild Ocean 3D – now playing daily
Inception  – now playing through September 23, advance tickets are recommended.
Legend of the Guardians coming September 24

During the month of August police and fireman can show their ID at the IMAX Box Office to receive a $3.00 discount off films Sunday – Thursday.  Limit to six tickets per person.

Tickets are available at the Tropicana Box Office, Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000 or

Ride the Wave of Wealth -
Now through August 31, Diamond Club members can Ride the Wave of Wealth only at Tropicana. Members can play their favorite slot machines to earn points towards EZ Slot Dollars and cash.  There are five levels of play, and if a guest achieves all five levels they can start the earning cycle again.  Diamond Club members can redeem their EZ Slot Dollars and cash between September 7 and 12, 2010.

Level               Points               EZ Slot Dollars Earned

1                      75                    $50 EZ Slot Dollars

2                      150                  $75 EZ Slot Dollars

3                      250                  $100 EZ Slot Dollars

4                      500                  $200 EZ Slot Dollars

5                      1,000               $300 Cash Voucher

$100,000 Pick Your Prize Sweepstakes - For every 10 points Diamond Club members earn now  though September 11 playing slots and table games, they will receive one entry into the $100,000 Pick Your Prize Sweepstakes.  Winners will be chosen at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m., and they will chose from $15,000 cash, jewelry from Accents, a Berman Travel Mexican Getaway Gift Certificate and a Macy’s Shopping Spree.  One grand prize winner will be chosen at 6 p.m. and will have the choice of the above prizes, $25,000 or a 2010 Ford Mustang Coupe. 

Receive a Bonus Book - All new local members and everyone who purchases a room now through August 31 will receive a Tropicana Bonus Book with offers from restaurants, bars, nightlife, shops and entertainment.  Some of the participating outlets include: Alto Vino Wine Bar, Seaside Café, FIN, Il Verdi, Fiesta Buffet, Tropicana Salon, Rumba Lounge, Brett Daniels Magic & Beyond, IMAX Theater, Comedy Stop, $10 Free Slot Play, Hooters, A Dam Good Sports Bar, Carmines, Red Square, Starbucks, Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, Planet Rose, Create A Cone, Cache, Brooks Brothers, A Time For Wine, Klassic Kollectables, RiRa, Corky’s Ribs & BBQ, Firewaters, James Salt Water Taffy, Old Farmers Almanac, free parking and more.

Trop Loves Locals - One of the premier destinations in Atlantic City thanks to visitor and locals alike, Trop wants to offer special thanks with offers and discounts just to show how much we love local support.  Trop Loves Locals promotions feature special offers for residents of Atlantic and Cape May Counties. To participate in any of these Tropicana Loves Locals offers, simply show your ID with a local Atlantic or Cape May county address, along with a Diamond Club Card at the designated outlet.  Locals can receive 10 percent off all dining and beverages at Il Verdi, FIN – A Seafood Experience, Golden Dynasty, Seaside Café, Fiesta Buffet, Alto Vino Wine Bar, The Bar at FIN, Tango’s Lounge and Rumba Lounge seven days a week, 10 percent off standard retail banquet prices, $2 off IMAX movies Monday through Thursday and 15 percent of standard room rates.  Now locals who sign up for a Diamond Club Card can receive $25 EZ Slot Dollars!  Visit for details and offers or text LOCALS to 609.705.TROP for up to date events and information.

Alto Vino Happy Hour – Get happy! Alto Vino Wine Bar at Top of The Trop now features a happy hour Sunday – Friday featuring 50 percent off all wines-by-the-glass and a selection of complimentary International cheeses. From crisp and light whites to rich, full-bodied reds, Alto Vino offers 33 featured wines to sample by the glass or two-ounce tasting. Also available are premium Champagnes, cognacs, designer beers and single-malt Scotches. Alto Vino features live entertainment Friday and Sunday evenings.

The Bar at FIN - The Bar at FIN offers seven types of sushi and six types of maki rolls including ahi tuna, Scottish salmon, yellowtail hamachi, Pacific white shrimp, California king crab, spicy tuna, spicy blue crab, and eel and cucumber ranging in price from $2.50 to $6 during Wasabi Wednesdays. There are also three specialty rolls available starting at $6.00, such as the Green Dragon made with blue crab and cucumber topped with avocado.
         Wasabi Wednesday at The Bar at FIN - Sushi and sake lovers rejoice! FIN, the hottest restaurant to open in Atlantic City at the Tropicana Casino & Resort this summer, is introducing Wasabi Wednesdays beginning June 30th.  From 5-7pm every Wednesday, The Bar at FIN will offer half-price sushi rolls, sake and saketini drinks.  Diners can choose from a variety of sake options with Wasabi Wednesday pricing starting at $4 and saketinis specially priced at $6.25 including the Orange Pearl Martini made with Stoli Citros Vodka, Sake and a splash of Grand Marnier.
        R&R Sunday’s at The Bar at FIN – It’s a little R&R for seafood lovers!  Unwind before the week at The Bar at FIN during R&R Sundays, every Sunday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.  R&R Sunday’s will feature half-priced Rosé Wines and half-price at the Raw Bar.
        Lunch at The Bar at FIN - The Bar at FIN will begin offering lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 31.  Lunch will feature items from The Bar menu including: Sushi, Sashimi, Maki Rolls, Raw Bar and specialty rolls such as the FIN Almond Tempura Roll.  Lunch will be available on Saturday and Sunday only.

32 Degrees Luxe Lounge – Enjoy $150 select bottle specials every Saturday night all summer long.

Carmines - Carmine's at the Quarter in The Tropicana Hotel & Casino will be offering their delicious Italian Clambake special on Monday & Tuesday evenings.  This special includes two succulent lobsters, 6 baked clams, 12 mussels, roasted potatoes, polenta, vegetables, and choice of mixed green salad or caesar salad. You can substitute the salad for a bowl of Carmine's pasta marinara.  Serves 2-3 people, price is $55.   Carmine's magnums (Trebbiano & Montepluciano) will be offered for $20 dollars Monday through Thursday at Carmine's at the Quarter.  Carmine's, NYC Legendary Family Style Italian celebrating their 20th Anniversary this year. 

Old Farmer’s Almanac General Store – Webster butters, jams and syrups are now available for $6.95 – $7.95 each or mix and match your favorites and get three for only $17.95.

Palm Restaurant – Enjoy dinner for two for only $89.95 at the Palm!  Dinner includes one four pound lobster for two, two salads either a mixed green or Caesar and a share one family style side. For more information visit

Room Rates & Packages
Tropicana now features mid-week room rates starting as low as $99!  To book your room or one of the room packages call the Tropicana Reservations line at 1.800.345.8767 or visit the Web site at  

Military Discount
The Tropicana is now offering all military personnel a 10 percent discount on rooms.  Guests just need to show a valid military ID to receive the discount.

Romantic Getaway Package
Enjoy your getaway in a Havana tower room with a $75 Tropicana gift card, a continental breakfast in bed for two people one morning, free admission to the Tropicana Health Club and a 2pm late check out.  Package is valid on select dates Sunday – Thursday.

            For one night only: $224, excluding taxes, occupancy and resort fee, based on double occupancy, mention code T1LOV

            For two nights: $344, excluding taxes, occupancy and resort fee, based on double occupancy, mention code T2LOV

Night of Laughs Package
Laugh the night away with an overnight stay in a standard room, two tickets to The Comedy Stop and two drinks at Rumba Lounge or Tango’s Lounge.  Package is valid select dates Sunday – Thursday.

            For one night only: $160, excluding taxes, occupancy and resort fee, based on double occupancy, mention code T2COM

            For two nights: $278, excluding taxes, occupancy and resort fee, based on double occupancy, mention code T2COM

Magic Show Package
Enjoy a night of amazement with Brett Daniels Magic & Beyond!  This package includes one night in a standard room and two tickets to see Magic & Beyond.  Package is valid Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on select dates through August 31, 2010.

           For one night only: $124, excluding taxes, occupancy and resort fee, based on double occupancy, mention code TMAGIC

Jersey Shore Package
The “Jersey Shore Package” features overnight accommodations; one dinner at Il Verdi, the resort’s gourmet Italian restaurant; and breakfast at Seaside Café.  Also included is a gift certificate to the Tropicana Salon, good for a “Jersey Shore Do” - for girls, guidette poufs with bumpits and for guys a guido “blow-out” ala Pauly D.  A room service basket stocked with Italian delights, including Prosciutto, Soppresata, Bread Sticks, Roasted Red Peppers, Artichoke Hearts, Biscotti, assorted candy, nougat, Fontinella cheeses, grapes, and sliced Italian bread, prepares guests to “fist pump” the night away with VIP admission to Providence nightclub and complimentary IN Cards which give access to nightclubs, food and beverage and parking discounts and more.

Package prices start at $1038 per night based on double occupancy in a standard room. Guests who want the “VIG" (Very Important Guido) Jersey Shore experience can book the actual suite where cast members stayed by purchasing the Deluxe package starting at $4,250 per night for Thursday through Saturday night, priced for four people. Both packages are offered based on availability through August 31, certain date restrictions may apply. Mention Code TJersey when booking.

The Ultimate Bachelor/Bachelorette Party Package
The “Ultimate Bachelor/Bachelorette Party” Package includes: one night accommodation in a standard guestroom, a sweet indulgence amenity from room service, choice of in-room movie (certain restrictions apply), Seaside Café credit for four people, room service breakfast to cure any residual effects of a late night out and complimentary IN Card which gives access to nightclubs and specials at participating venues. Package prices start at $445 for Thursday, $559 for Friday and $673 Saturday, based on four people and availability. A spacious hospitality suite, featuring a dining area, living room, large screen TV’s, wet bar and breathtaking views of the city,  are availalbe to host a private party and can also be booked.

In addition to the new bachelor/bachelorette guide on Tropicana’s Facebook page at, the resort has a special micro-site,, which highlights all of the current entertainment options at the property and can further help to fine-tune the ultimate pre-wedding bash.

All hotel packages are based on double occupancy and availability.  Subject to change.  Rates do not include taxes, gratuities or occupancy fees. Packages and shows are based on availability.  No substitutions allowed within the packages.  Packages are valid July and August, 2010.

Certain restrictions may apply.  Must be 21.  Bet with your head, not over it.  Gambling Problem? Call 1.800.GAMBLER.

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 and our new energy at

For more exclusive discounts, current information, pictures, and video, be sure to check out the Tropicana on the Web at or follow us on Twitter

About Tropicana Entertainment
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. It owns approximately 6,000 rooms, 9,000 slot positions and 250 table games. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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