What’s Happening Labor Day Weekend at Ocean Casino Resort
There’s less than a week left until Labor Day Weekend hits, and what better place to spend it than Atlantic City’s Best Casino, Ocean Casino Resort. Even though summer is winding down, there’s no denying you can still #FeelSummerHere with Ocean’s luxurious family friendly or adult only pools, 20+ dining options, America’s largest Topgolf Swing Suite, and award-winning nightlife!
Here’s some of what this Atlantic City iconic beachfront destination has to offer leading up to and during the holiday weekend:
Fun and Relaxation by the Pool
Ocean’s family-friendly indoor/outdoor pool, Eclipse, overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and adapts to the climate. Thursday through Sunday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., head to the pool deck for a Jellyfish Jam* to enjoy kid-friendly entertainment and fun craft activities. There is an $8 charge per child that participates. All participating children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. *Hotel guests only.
Poseidon Pool & Cabana Club: Soak in the sun and lounge in style in one of 13 private VIP cabanas, each overlooking the Atlantic Ocean! Must be 21. Reservations required. Dial 866-50-Ocean to book your reservation.
The Boardwalk Pool: Let the good times flow this Labor Day Weekend with Ocean’s daylife experience, The Boardwalk Pool, open Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m*. Guests can enjoy a full bar, available bottle service, food served poolside and the hottest hits played by local DJs. *Weather permitting.
Here’s what you need to know before heading to The Boardwalk Pool:
- All ages for hotel guests only. (Under 18 MUST have adult supervision).
- Guests enjoy live music from noon to 4.m. by local DJs and poolside food, beverages cocktails, and bottle service.
- Complimentary admission for hotel guest with a room key and proper credentials.
- Complimentary admission for industry guests + 1 (I.D. required).
- $20 for non-hotel guests. Cash or credit. Must be 21+.
- Chairs are complementary and first come first served. Cannot be reserved. (If you leave your chair unattended for 45 minutes or more, it will be forfeited.)
- Tables and daybeds are available but reservations are required. Reservations are not taken in advance, and can be reserved upon arrival to The Boardwalk Pool on a first come, first served basis.
- Tables & Day beds require a $50 Food & beverage minimum spend.
- Chairs are first come; first served.
For more information on Ocean’s pools, visit www.TheOceanAC.com.
Turn Up at Ocean’s Incredible Entertainment + Nightlife Venues
HQ2 Beachclub & Nightclub, named 2019 Nightclub of the Year by Atlantic City Weekly, is known for hosting some of the most sought-after celebrity DJs and nightlife performers. This holiday weekend features live shows by Alok, DJ Scribble, and Kaskade.
Here is the calendar of events at HQ2 Beachclub:
- Kaskade | Saturday, August 31, 11 AM
- Chus & Ceballos | Sunday, September 1, 11 AM
- Alok | Monday, September 2, 10 AM
Here is the calendar of events at HQ2 Nightclub:
- DJ Scribble | Friday, August 30, 10 p.m.
- Chuckie | Saturday, August 31, 10 p.m.
- Bob Sinclair | Sunday, September 1, 10 p.m.
For tickets and more details visit TheOceanAC.com.
Villain & Saint accommodates music fans of all stripes. This rock n’ roll music hall and gastropub is in the heart of Ocean near the casino floor. Enjoy live music shows, plenty of comfortable seating and a carefully-curated menu with seafood and burger options!
Looking for a totally unique nightlife experience this holiday weekend? Ocean Casino Resort is taking nightlife way back with the 1920’s-themed 1927 Lounge + Speakeasy! This period-themed lounge features video poker slots, DJs mixing the hottest hits daily.
Labor Day weekend is the last weekend to experience 1927’s FREE Prohibition Variety Show. This show features a powerhouse cast of scintillating dancers and thrilling variety acts performing a contemporary take on a classic speakeasy show creating a highly entertaining don’t miss experience! Watch the final two shows, Friday and Saturday, starting at 9 PM.
Dining Deals & Happy Hour Specials
With 20+ eateries to choose from including American Cut Steakhouse, modern Italian restaurant Dolce Mare, Wahlburgers and Distrito by Iron Chef Jose Garces, you’re sure to find something to please even the most discerning palate.
Here’s the scoop on the best Labor Day dining deals and happy hour specials to get the best bang for your buck at some of Ocean’s dining venues:
The Cut Hour
The scoop: Specialty cocktails and bar bites starting at $7, served Wednesday through Friday & Sunday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday Brunch at Amada
The scoop: Labor Day Weekend is the last time to enjoy Sunday Brunch at Amada! A new wave of Spanish cuisine rolls onto the brunch scene with unmatched ocean views and the rich flavors of Chef Garces’ culinary masterpiece, Amada. For $49 per person, guests can enjoy brunch every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Menu options include Andalusian-inspired fare including Tortilla Española (a traditional Spanish omelet with saffron aioli), a carving station, Sangria Pancakes, assorted breads and other traditional breakfast favorites. Reservations are required. Visit TheOceanAC.com to reserve your table.
Sunset Happy Hour
The scoop: On Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. pair sunset views with cocktail, beer, wine and tapas specials.
$24.99 Prime Rib Dinner
The scoop: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. this $24.99 Prime Rib Dinner deal includes a garden salad, rolls & butter, Prime Rib and a baked potato.
$9.99 Steak & Eggs
The scoop: Steak, eggs, home fries and toast for only $9.99. While supplies last. Offer subject to change. Valid until 11 a.m.
7x7x7 Happy Hour
Villain & Saint
The scoop: $7 beers, cocktails, wines and bites all night Thursday, Friday, Sunday & Monday during Labor Day Weekend.
High Water Wine Bar
The scoop: Sangria specials, half off tap wines and complimentary bites every Sunday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Specialty Souvenir Cocktails
The scoop: Purchase a specialty cocktail ($18) served in a cool light-up souvenir glass that you can take home with you and bring back for unlimited refills ($14)!
$2 Margarita + Tacos Every Day
Get ready for a food truck fiesta! Distrito Cantina will now be serving $2 Tacos and $2 Margaritas Monday-Friday from 1-5 PM for Ocean Rewards Club Members, and $3 Tacos and $3 Margaritas for non-members. Dine in only. Chicken and pork tacos only. Must be 21+ for an Ocean Rewards Card. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-Gambler.
Frozen cocktails are here to stay at Ocean’s new Frosé Daiquiri Bar, located on the Lobby Level. Sip on $11 cocktails, including our Signature Frosé and tropical-inspired drinks, or try the new, limited time only Frozen Smoky Margarita, made with Smoky Patrón Tequila. This 22 oz, $60 icy treat comes with a vintage Ocean souvenir cup!
New this weekend! Try out Ocean’s newest delectable dining offerings at District Bars + Restaurants, which now includes five new experiences to indulge in such as the BoardWOK, District Grille, and Seaside Deli.
Ocean’s District Bars + Restaurants offers guests an array of flavorful options, each one delivering speedy service in a casual setting. Choose from Asian cuisine, freshly made-to-order salads, grilled bites, and traditional deli sandwiches. Ocean’s new dining area is conveniently located just steps away from the casino floor and Shops at The Row. Learn more about each dining option here.
Other Things To Do During Your Stay
Kick off the 2019 Football season at the William Hill Sportsbook @ Ocean, by watching the games & enjoying your favorite bites! Order from the all-new Sportsbook Food Menu (begins 9/7)!
Party in a sportsbook Skybox Suite* which comfortably seats up to 10 guests. Reserve your suite today at 609.783.8491. *Must be 21+. *$1000 food and beverage minimum.
Looking for even more football excitement? Join Ocean for a property-wide tailgate party and pep rally on Saturday, September 7. Get your game face on and join in on the fun with giveaways at Ocean’s William Hill Sportsbook, and live entertainment and the Atlantic City Blackjack Cheerleaders at the Fire Pit @ Lobby Bar. Plus, look to the skies as Ocean’s iconic ball lights up as a football for your gameday lucky charm!
Breathe in the ocean air, calm the mind and restore the body with Ocean’s Sunrise Yoga Flow*. The hour-long classes will take place outdoors on the brow (outside on MR level) Thursday through Sunday at 7 a.m. (weather permitting). In the event of inclement weather classes will be moved inside on the MR level. These complimentary beginner-level* classes are reserved for hotel guests only. *The instructor can accommodate intermediate-level classes upon request.
Sip on cocktails with friends by the fire – The fire pits at Ocean, located outside of the Lobby Bar and in the Sky Garden, are lit and running all the time.
Topgolf Swing Suite – Get sporty at the largest indoor Topgolf Swing Suite in America. Immerse yourself in virtual golf with target games and 18-hole courses or try your hand at other sports such as baseball and football. Servers deliver food and beverages to your individual bay so you never have to walk away from the action. Plus, guests can enjoy the newly installed pool and foosball tables, free to use for the ultimate day of fun (pool tables = 2 drink minimum).
Cheers to the good times with a glass of Ocean Wine–Choose from Chardonnay, Cabernet, or Rosé. Ocean Wine is served at Lobby Bar, Sports Bar, High Water Wine Bar and Skycafe and can be purchased at Ocean Wine + Spirits. Must be 21+.
Pick up some bottles of your favorite drinks from Ocean Wine + Spirits, located at the Shops at the Row on the casino level. While you’re there, don’t miss out on a once in a lifetime photo opportunity with two of Ocean’s Armand de Brignac bottles, colloquially known as the “Ace of Spades.” The Gold Brut and Rosé bottles, valued at $26,000 and $37,000 respectively, are available for purchase.
It’s time to smile for some selfies, because our new Picture Wall at Ocean is the perfect backdrop for any pose. Tag your photo on any social channel using the hashtag #TheOceanAC for a chance to be featured on our social pages!
For more information about Labor Day weekend offerings and other happenings at Ocean Casino Resort visit our new and improved website at TheOceanAC.com, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @TheOceanAC, or on Facebook at Ocean Casino Resort.