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Get a Breath of Fresh Air as Tropicana Casino & Resort Hops into April

April 2, 2010 - by City Guide News Desk
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Tropicana Casino & Resort is welcoming the spring season with an energy-filled line up of events and promotions in April.  From holiday specials to the hottest entertainment, Tropicana is the destination for entertainment and fun this spring!

Holiday Specials - Enjoy the holidays with a great meal at Tropicana! Both gourmet restaurants, Il Verdi and Wellington's will feature a lamb special for only $35, and Seaside Café will feature a special menu on April 4 for only $18.95 per person.  The Seaside Café's special menu features soup, salad, Honey Glazed Grilled Ham Steak in a Mustard Demi, Roasted Potatoes and Green Bean Almandine plus a choice of Double Chocolate Cake or Apple Pie with Ice Cream.

Entertainment - Audiences will be rocking all month in the Tropicana Showroom highlighted by Jordin Sparks, a knock-out night with Louis Neglia's Ring of Combat and tickets for An Evening with Daughtry go on sale April 3. Visit for a complete schedule.

The IMAX Theater at Tropicana will feature the blockbuster How to Train Your Dragon an IMAX 3D Experience in April. Wild Ocean 3D will also be playing throughout the month. For ticket prices, schedules and package information please visit

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

Promotions - New Wave of Energy $100,000 Cash Giveaway - Tropicana is
letting the Waves of Cash crash over lucky Diamond Club members with $100,000 in fabulous cash prizes. Earn one entry for every 10 points you accumulate by playing with your Diamond Club Card March 14 through June 12, 2010. Then be here June 13 as we turn more than 30 players into big money winners between the hours of 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. Prizes start at $1,000 and climb all the way to $50,000.

$100,000 Memorial Day Sweepstakes - Something tells us this Memorial Day weekend will give something to remember! On Sunday, May 30, 2010, the Tropicana will fill the hours between 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. with $100,000 in cash prizes. All told, more than 25 players will become instant winners, and one will take home the eye-popping top prize of $25,000. Now, doesn't that sound more exciting than spending the day at a backyard barbecue? Diamond Club members can receive one entry for every five points earned while playing slots and tables now through May 29, 2010.

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, Wellington's, Golden Dynasty, Seaside Café, Fiesta Buffet, Alto Vino Wine Bar, 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.  Visit for details and offers.

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.

$45,000 Freeroll Spectacular - Tropicana's Poker Room will host three $15,000 Freeroll Tournaments in the Tropicana Poker Room for players who receive 120 hours of qualified play during each of the tournament periods.  Players with 120 hours of play will receive $10,000 in tournament chips and players with 150 qualified hours of play will receive a bonus $5,000 in tournament chip, totaling $15,000.  Players can also earn double hours Sunday through Friday from 2 a.m. to 10 a.m.

The tournament schedule is as follows:
• Play Thursday, April 1 through Monday, May 31 to earn entry into the Friday, June 11th tournament
• Play Tuesday, June 1 through Saturday, July 31 to earn entry into the Friday, August 6th tournament

World Poker Tour Boot Camp - Tropicana Casino & Resort will host the World Poker Tour Boot Camp on Friday, April 9 and Saturday, April 10, 2010.  Taught by Eric Lynch, Nick Brancato, Rick Fuller and Nick Binger, the Boot Camp will teach players of all skill ranges how to become a consistently winning player.  The World Poker Tour Boot Camp includes breakfast and lunch each day, a eight and a half hour lecture with the four tour professionals, two and a half hours of lab instructions, a private tournament on Friday night where the winner will receive entrance into the Alumni World Poker Tour Boot Camp, and two hours of sit-n-go tournaments on Saturday.  The tournament costs $1,895, and Tropicana players can receive a $200 discount.  For complete details visit

To register for the World Poker Tour Boot Camp at the Tropicana
Casino & Resort go to or call 1.866.WPT.BOOT.

Tropicana Turf Club members can also win a spot in the boot camp by playing in the Poker Room.   For more information call 1-888-POKER AC, press #3, visit the Tropicana Poker room or online at  Players can also win their way into the World Poker Tour Boot Camp by visiting and filling out the entry form. One winner will be randomly selected on April 2, 2010 and notified via email.

Carmine's - Carmine's will be offering the Italian Clambake on Monday and Tuesday evenings during dinner.  The price is $55 and includes two lobsters, six 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 pasta marinara.  Serves 2-3.

Room Packages - Tropicana now features mid-week rates starting as low as $69! Packages are based on availability.  To schedule a package call the Tropicana Reservations line at 1.800.345.8767 or visit the Web site at All hotel packages are based on double occupancy and availability.  Subject to change.  Rates do not include taxes, gratuities or occupancy fees.  Shows are based on availability.  No substitutions allowed within the packages.

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 $878 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 through June 26, 2010; certain date restrictions apply.

Bad Break Up Recovery Package - The "Bad Breakup Recovery Package" is available through June 2010. The package includes one night accommodation
in a standard guestroom, admission to Planet Rose to sing "love stinks" songs with choice of one cocktail, box of Godiva chocolates, unlimited ice cream at Create A Cone, choice of in-room movie, $100 makeup credit to bluemercury apothecary and complimentary IN Card which gives access to nightclubs, food and beverage, parking discounts and more. Package prices start at $292 Sunday through Thursday and $485 for Friday and Saturday, based on double occupancy.

The Ultimate Bachelor/Bachelorette Party Package - The "Ultimate Bachelor/Bachelorette Party" Package is available now through June 30, 2010. The package includes one night accommodation in a standard guestroom, half bottle of Moet Chandon champagne served with chocolate-covered strawberries, choice of in-room movie including fan favorite "The Hangover," (certain restrictions apply), $150 toward late night snacks at Seaside Café, 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 $422 Sunday through Thursday and $524 for Friday and Saturday, based on four people. 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 be booked at an additional $800 per night, which does not include accommodations.

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.

Certain restrictions may apply.  Must be 21.  Bet with your head, not over it.  Gambling Problem? Call 1.800.GAMBLER. The 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, 13 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 at

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