As the summer sun starts to shine brighter, Atlantic City gears up for a season filled with excitement, entertainment, and new experiences. Whether you're a local looking for fun or a visitor seeking adventure, here's a guide to what you can expect in Atlantic City this summer.


Let’s Celebrate!

The 4th Annual North Beach Fireworks

Kick off the summer season with a dazzling display of fireworks at North Beach Atlantic City on June 28 at 9:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public with several viewing locations including Steel Pier, Resorts Casino Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, Showboat Resort, and Ocean Casino Resort. Enjoy live music, drink specials, and loads of activations across the North Beach Boardwalk area before the fireworks spectacular begins!


Party Like It's Your Birthday at Bally's

Join the festivities at Bally's Atlantic City as they celebrate their 45th anniversary in style! Experience official ribbon-cutting ceremonies, indulge in food sampling and themed cocktails, and exclusive giveaways including the 45th Anniversary room package, featuring a luxurious room stay and $45 food & beverage credit. The celebration starts on June 28 at 11:00 a.m.



City-Wide Entertainment and Concerts

North To Shore

Prepare for a week of unforgettable entertainment as the 2024 North To Shore takes over Atlantic City from June 17 to 23. Featuring a star-studded lineup including Prince Royce, Frankie Valli, The B-52s, and endless local talent, this event promises to be a highlight of the summer.

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Atlantic City Beer & Music Festival: Summer Sessions

Beer and music enthusiasts can raise a glass at the Atlantic City Beer & Music Festival: Summer Sessions at Bader Field on July 13. Sip from a diverse selection of craft beers and seltzers, groove to live music, and indulge in delicious bites from local food vendors. Session 1 will take place from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., followed by Session 2 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival 2022

The Peach at the Beach

Get ready to jam out at the new summer concert stage at ISLAND Waterpark at Showboat Resort with The Peach at the Beach! On July 13, the one-day Allman Brothers-themed festival will showcase Grateful Dead-influenced bands, DJ sets inside the waterpark, and exclusive pre and after parties in the Bourbon Ballroom. See you at #ThePeach!

Peach at the Beach

Be sure to catch some of the hottest acts in town at Atlantic City's premier casino resorts. From Lynyrd Skynyrd at Ocean Casino Resort to Kesha and Miranda Lambert at Hard Rock, the summer lineup is sure to keep you entertained.


2024 Visit Atlantic City Air Show

Grab your beach chair, secure your viewing spot, and get ready for the 2024 Visit Atlantic City Airshow! Returning to the skies of Atlantic City on August 13 and 14, the FREE annual event promises to deliver awe-inspiring aerial displays by skilled pilots and iconic aircraft. From thrilling aerobatics to mesmerizing flyovers, the airshow offers non-stop excitement for all ages.

Airshow Beach View


New Developments and Openings

Golden Nugget Atlantic City

Experience luxury at its finest with Golden Nugget Atlantic City’s multimillion-dollar renovation project. This summer, guests can look forward to newly upgraded hotel rooms and suites, equipped with all-new designer furniture in soothing neutral tones, contemporary floor and light fixtures, and technological additions for an enhanced touch.

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Atlantic City Aquarium

Dive into a world of wonder at the Atlantic City Aquarium, reopening with exciting renovations after a four-year closure on July 1. Gather your group, head to Gardner’s Basin, and explore fascinating marine life and interactive exhibits at this iconic attraction!

Atlantic City Aquarium remodel

Park Place Prime

Indulge in a culinary masterpiece at Park Place Prime, a contemporary steakhouse opening this summer in Bally's Atlantic City. Savor perfectly cooked steaks and exquisite seafood in a sophisticated atmosphere.


Pearl & Mary Oyster Bar and Samuel’s Deli

Opening this summer at Ocean Casino Resort, guests can indulge in not one, but TWO dining experiences presented by restaurateur Michael Schulson. Pearl & Mary Oyster Bar will offer classic coastal favorites along with an assorted raw bar, mixed crudos, and refreshing cocktails. Meanwhile, Samuel’s Deli will feature an American-Jewish inspired menu showcasing freshly baked breads and pastries, as well as a variety of salads and sandwiches.

Pearl & Mary at Ocean Casino ResortSamuel's Deli at Ocean Casino Resort


Sporting Events

Get your adrenaline pumping with exciting sporting events happening in Atlantic City this summer. Whether you're participating in the Bungalow Boardwalk Beach Run 5k on June 1, cheering on the Offshore Powerboat Association Atlantic City Grand Prix on June 22, or experiencing the thrill of Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City “Quest for the Ring” Championship Fishing Week from July 14-20, there's something for every sports enthusiast to enjoy.

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From fireworks to festivals, concerts to culinary delights, and everything in between, there's something for everyone to enjoy this upcoming summer in Atlantic City, NJ. Visit for more information.