Running Santas Return to Trop
The Tropicana has announced that the casino’s Third Annual Running of the Santas will take place on Saturday, Dec. 11. 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. The 2011 schedule is as follows:
• 8-9pm: Registration and specials at Hooters in The Marketplace at Tropicana
• 9-10pm: specials at Firewaters in The Marketplace at Tropicana
• 10pm: Run
• 10pm-midnight: The Quarter, specials at Planet Rose and A Dam Good Sports Bar
In addition to the drink and food specials, A Dam Good Sports Bar will host the Sexy Santa Contest featuring prizes for first, second and third place. Tropicana will also offer a special room package for Dec. 11 at a rate of $125 with the code TSANTA0. Rooms can be booked by calling 1-800-345-8767. Rate is based on availability and excludes all taxes and occupancy fees.
Tickets for Running of the Santas are only $5 if purchased by Oct. 31, $10 if purchased by Nov. 30, $15 if purchased by Dec. 10 and $20 on the day of the event. Tickets can be purchased through www.runningofthesantas.com A portion of the proceeds will benefit Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. Must be 21 to participate.