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Ocean Resort Casino's one-year anniversary

14 June 2019

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Atlantic City’s iconic beachfront destination Ocean Resort Casino announced today it will mark its one year anniversary with a weekend-long celebration kicking off on Thursday, 27 June at 11 a.m. featuring fireworks, a commemorative gaming chip, live entertainment and the debut of several new amenities.

“Ocean invites our guests and the community to mark our one year anniversary with a weekend-long celebration of events, live entertainment, raffles and giveaways,” said Mike Donovan, Chief Marketing Officer & Senior Vice President for Ocean Casino Resort. “We’re kicking things off on the casino floor, so guests can experience some of our new offerings and amenities, then taking the celebration to the Boardwalk with fireworks, and continuing the festivities into the weekend with other exciting programming.”

“We’re excited to celebrate this milestone,” said Eric Matejevich, Ocean Casino Resort’s Interim-CEO. “The improvements and additions our team has made possible deserves the proper acknowledgement and recognition and is testament to our commitment for a successful future ahead in the Atlantic City market.”

Ocean’s One Year Anniversary Celebration - Thursday, 27 June at 11 a.m.
Ocean invites guests to join its anniversary celebration on Thursday, 27 June at 11 a.m. on the casino floor (near Wahlburgers) and be among the first people to see the casino’s latest improvements and experience its new amenities including:
  • Casino Floor Elevators - Two new elevators in the hotel lobby and on the casino floor near Wahlburgers provide guests direct access from the hotel level to the casino level.
  • 1927 Lounge + Speakeasy - This 1920s-themed lounge features video poker slots, daily live entertainment, plus DJs and live variety shows on Friday and Saturday nights.
  • Pit Boss BBQ & Fish Fry - Serving BBQ and seafood favorites.
  • Ocean Wine + Spirits at the Shops at The Row - Offering wine and spirits. Pose by the Ace of Spades for a great photo op.
  • Flying Point Surf Shop - newly expanded surf and skate shop.
The event will kick off at the casino floor elevators with live entertainment, champagne toast, and a celebratory cake cutting ceremony followed by several ribbon cuttings to officially invite the public to enjoy the property’s new offerings.

In honor of its one year anniversary, Ocean designed a commemorative $5 gaming chip, which guests will be able to purchase at the event. Purchase your commemorative gaming chip at the table games on the casino floor.

1927 Lounge + Speakeasy at 7 p.m.
Before the fireworks, experience the all-new 1920s-themed lounge featuring a live DJ and variety shows!

Fireworks - Thursday, 27 June at 9:30 p.m.
Ocean will culminate the day’s celebrations with a bang lighting up Atlantic City’s skies with a dazzling fireworks display at 9:30 p.m.

Topgolf Swing Suite Fireworks Viewing Party
Watch the fireworks and play virtual golf (target or 18-hole course games), baseball, dodgeball, hockey, football, and carnival games or enjoy delicious food and beverage specials at the massive bar overlooking the ocean. Plus, enjoy the newly installed pool and foosball tables, free to use for the ultimate day of gaming fun!

Charlie Wilson at Ovation Hall - Saturday, 29 June at 8 p.m.
The legendary 13-time Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Charlie Wilson will perform at Ocean’s spectacular concert and entertainment venue, Ovation Hall, on 29 June at 8 p.m. Tickets are available for sale via

Mercedes Drawing - Saturday, 29 June at 11 p.m.
On Saturday, June 29 at 11 p.m., Ocean will hold a drawing for a brand-new Mercedes. Three grand prize winners will get their choice of a Mercedes C300, CLA 250 or GLA 250.

Bergio’s Jewelry Raffle - 27 June through 29 June
Visit Bergio, one of the most coveted brands of fine jewelry, to enter a raffle drawing to win a pair of sterling silver amethyst drop earrings (retail value of $175.00). One winner will be selected on 29 June at 7:30 p.m.

Ella Stein Trunk Show - 27 June
On 27 June from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., Time After Time at Ocean will host an Ella Stein Trunk Show featuring exclusive, handmade jewelry pieces for sale and giveaways.

Exhale Spa Raffle - 27 June through 29 June
Exhale Spa, located on the lobby level, is giving away a day of relaxation featuring a Fusion Massage, True Facial and Glow Body Scrub valued at $530. The winner will be selected on
29 June at 7 p.m.

Renée - 27 June through 29 June
Stop by the retail boutique to receive a complimentary diamond pen with every purchase of Kat Maconie shoes designed in London from its new featured line.

Flying Point Surf Shop - 27 June through 30 June
All weekend long, celebrate with a sale and live entertainment featuring 15% off your purchase from Ocean’s Boardwalk and Casino stores (excluding sale items). On Saturday, 29 June from
1 p.m. to 5 p.m., listen to DJ Swoosh live.

William Hill Sportsbook at Ocean - 27 June through 30 June
Celebrate by kicking back, watching all your favorite games and enjoying $1 hot dogs.

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