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Ocean Resort Casino Kicks Off Thanksgiving With Jersey Shore’s Vinny Guadagnino at HQ2

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – November 19, 2018 — Ocean Resort Casino, Atlantic City’s iconic beachfront destination, announced today that Jersey Shore star Vinny Guadagnino will be returning to the Jersey Shore in Atlantic City on Wednesday, November 21 to host Thanksgiving Eve at HQ2 Nightclub.

Over the Thanksgiving Weekend, HQ2 Nightclub will be open on Friday, November 23 and will feature live entertainment from Funk Flex and DJ Illegal. The party continues on Saturday, November 24 when Canadian duo DVVBS hit the decks, starting at 10pm.

Tickets start at $20 for his appearance at Atlantic City’s most popular nightclub and are available now via  For VIP inquiries, please email or call 609.783.8001.  This show is a 21 and over show.

Wednesday, November 21: Vinny Guadagnino

Vinny Guadagnino gained celebrity status after appearing in six seasons of MTV’s Jersey Shore, a reality show centered around the lives of eight people living what the show creators termed the “guido” lifestyle in a shared beach house in Seaside Heights, New Jersey.  The show’s success and the appeal of its cast, including Guadagnino, led him to pursue a career in acting.  Since the show started in 2009, Guadagnino has appeared in a variety of different roles in movies and on television, including the recent reunion shows with his fellow Jersey Shore castmates in Miami, Las Vegas and New Jersey.

Friday, November 23: Funk Flex

Funkmaster Flex sets trends. His name is known around the world and for more than a decade now, Funkmaster Flex has reigned as America’s No. 1 radio personality, reaching more than 2 million listeners a week on Hot 97. When he’s on the air, an estimated 10% of everybody tuned into a radio in the metropolitan New York area is listening to him.

Saturday, November 24: DVBBS

Formed in 2012 in Ontario, Canada, production/DJ duo DVBBS have built a strong discography, which has collectively garnered the group platinum sales in nearly a dozen countries and over 1 billion online streams to date. Following their 2012 debut EP, ‘Initio,’ DVBBS gained international acclaim via their chart-topping single, “Tsunami” in 2013. As the duo’s first-ever certified hit, the platinum-selling “Tsunami” today counts over 400 million streams. The 2014 vocal mix of the track, “Tsunami (Jump)” featuring English rapper Tinie Tempah, topped both the UK Singles and UK Dance charts, making DVBBS one of only 13 Canadian artists to ever chart at #1 on the Official UK Singles Chart. DVBBS also count two platinum singles in Canada via “Tsunami” and “Not Going Home,” the latter of which also received a Juno Awards nomination for Dance Recording of the Year in 2018. As one of the top live acts in dance music—clocking in an impressive 750+ shows in the past five years—they have performed across the world’s top festivals including Lollapalooza, Tomorrowland, EDC Las Vegas and beyond.

More information and ticket purchase and pricing is available on the HQ2 website,


The iconic Ocean Resort Casino sits on the New Jersey Boardwalk and is the tallest building in Atlantic City, offering unparalleled ocean views from each of its 1,399 guest rooms and suites. Situated on 20 acres, Ocean Resort Casino is part of The Unbound Collection by Hyatt Portfolio and features a 40,000 square foot on-site Exhale spa, a 138,000 square foot gaming floor, a state-of-the-art sports book in partnership with William Hill, six swimming pools, expansive meeting and convention space, and distinctive dining and entertainment options. Additionally, Ocean Resort Casino offers an industry-leading loyalty program, Ocean Premier, that provides guests at all tiers with valuable incentives and benefits. Ocean Resort Casino is owned and operated by AC Ocean Walk, LLC.

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Dave Coskey
Ocean Resort Casino