Sure signs that summer is here, even though it’s still May.
The Ocean City Boardwalk is coming alive.
This weekend, the annual Businesspersons’ Plunge takes place in Ocean City (pictured here is last year’s event).
Wildwood has a jam-packed weekend and summer season planned.
The Atlantic City beach bars are opening, such as Sammy’s at Bally’s; (see photo below and click here to see video from last year’s grand opening); the Trump Plaza Beach Bar; Hilton’s Beach Bar — and don’t forget The Deck at the new Golden Nugget Atlantic City.
The big-time summer concerts are being announced (The Flaming Lips at House of Blues, June 25; as well as the following at the Borgata alone:
Borgata Event Center:
Sheryl Crow – July 8, 8pm ( Tickets on sale: 5/28 @ 10am)
Elvis Costello and The Imposters – July 22, 8pm (5/28 @ 10am)
Daniel Tosh – July 23, 10pm (5/27 @ 10am)
Steely Dan – July 30, 8pm (5/28 @ 10am)
Lynyrd Skynyrd with special guest Kenny Wayne Shepherd – August 28, 8pm (5/28 @ 10am)
Journey with Night Ranger – September 3, 8pm (5/28 @ 10am)
Music Box at Borgata: (Tickets on sale 5/28 @ 10am)
Interpol with Schools of Seven Bells – July 15, 9pm
Babyface – August 12, 9pm
Styx – August 19 & 20, 9pm
All this and much, much more to look forward to this summer season (which kicks off this holiday weekend in the Jersey shore region).
Also: Will Trump Plaza go the way of Trump Marina? Will Season Two of HBO’s hit drama series Boardwalk Empire be even bigger and better than the debut season? Will peace finally get a chance across the globe?