Jan 7

MIXX Winter Music Series: Chuckie Jan. 9, Nervo Jan. 16

ChuckieWant to know one of the biggest misconceptions about Atlantic City and winter?

Answer: that it’s the slow season.

Not at Borgata Nightlife.

Winter means MIXX at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is supplying extra heat with its Winter Music Series. Two Fridays each month the club opens up to special DJ appearances and shows.

First up for January is DJ Chuckie, extending his Dirty Dutch sound to MIXX Friday, January 9 joined by Borgata House DJ Paul Castro.

Next up, January 16 is music by Nervo with spinning by Borgata DJ Carlos Melange.

NervoChuckie, born in Suriname, is appearing hot off the release of the EP Traphall with ChildsPlay. As Chuckie puts it on his website, the “four-track EP and collaboration with ChildsPlay features a bombastic hybrid of trap and classic dancehall tunes unlike any before it. Traphall is a testament to Chuckie’s vision for Dirty Dutch Music. This incomparable leadership is taking the label into all spectrums of dance music, leaving no stone unturned.”

But what else would you expect from a guy whose nickname is the King of Dirty Dutch. For those who don’t know what Dirty Dutch is, it is a genre characterized by high pitched lead synths over Latin-inspired rhythms and samples.

Advance tickets for Chuckie are $30 and available here.

Read More

Leave a comment
Jan 5

Extend the Weekend with mur.mur Mondays

This is How we MondayAh, Mondays. The first day of the work week and the school week—the day of the week most removed from the weekend.

Aren’t they great?

No.

There’s a reason Monday’s are immortalized in song—“Rainy Days and Mondays Always Get Me Down,” (The Carpenters) “I Don’t Like Mondays,” (Boomtown Rats), “Blue Monday” (Fats Domino).

But you can fight that desire to hate the first day of the week at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa’s mur.mur Mondays.

Yes, clubbing on a Monday. Think of it as a permanent three-day weekend at Borgata.

Throw in Izakaya Mondays at Borgata’s modern Japanese pub with a menu from sushi to sake from Borgata chef Michael Schulson.

Sevens run wild on the Izakaya Mondays special menu with $7 sushi, sake and robatayaki.  Plus, receive complimentary admission to mur.mur Mondays until 11pm with your Izakaya receipt of $20 or more.

And, of course, we always have one of our in-house DJs on mur.mur Mondays including Joe Maz on January 5 and Ross One spinning on January 12. Check out the event schedule.

So Mondays don’t have to be that bad. Not if you make Borgata Nightlife a part of the start to your week.

Now Tuesdays …

Read More

Leave a comment
Dec 31

January Spa Specials at Borgata

january-spa-specialsThe holidays are great aren’t they?

All that shopping and running around. Decorating everything that doesn’t move. There’s cooking, eating, cooking some more, eating, cooking, eating some more.

There’s the drives to see relatives in 27 different states or the reverse fun of having 71 relatives visit you in your three-bedroom house with two baths.

Then some cooking and eating.

And finally, a massive New Year’s Eve party with cooking and eating and drinking and dancing and eating followed by a day of watching parades and football and then cooking and eating.

Yes, the holidays are great. Sure you gained 15 pounds, you’re a nervous wreck and you haven’t seen the bathroom floor through the wet towels in two weeks, but hey, the holidays are gre … You know what?

You could probably use a break.

Read More

Leave a comment
Dec 31

Last Minute NYE Planning? Borgata Has You Covered

New Year's Eve at BorgataNew Year’s Eve is here.

Now for those people out there who are good at planning—you know the kind of people who made reservations for a Time’s Square hotel six years ago—that’s no big deal.

But for everybody else, it’s time to panic. Where do we go? Where’s the best party?

One answer—Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.

Even the plan aheaders (those who plan ahead?) know that. Just check out this New Year’s lineup at Borgata.

Events for New Year’s Eve include:

Casino Promos

$1,414 BONUS SLOT DOLLARS®

One winner every 14 minutes

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Noon – 7 P.M.

Read More

1 Comment
Dec 29

The Burlesque Show Holiday Edition at Borgata’s Music Box

Holiday Burlesque ShowBorgata’s Burlesque Show has been raising eyebrows, temperatures and the roof since the spring and in the process offered up some of the bawdiest entertainment Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa has put on all year.

Yes, we said bawdy. We also said ribald, uninhibited and very sexy when we started The Burlesque Show’s second season at Borgata this spring. (check out our blog post at the time).

Now you would think something fitting that description would never get old. And it never did, becoming a staple at Borgata Music Box all summer.

And now we’ve just made it a lot fresher. In fact, it’s holiday fresh.

The Burlesque Show’s Holiday Edition has added 25 percent new material, specifically, a winter-themed performance built around Burlesque star Cassandra Rosebeetle.

Rosebeetle (which by the way is one of the greatest names we’ve ever heard) is a figure skater/burlesque performer.

We’ll just let that sink in for a moment. She figure skates and she does sexy Burlesque striptease. Kind of makes you re-imagine the Olympics, huh?

Cassandra spent 15 years as a competitive ice skater and then set off on one of the greatest Burlesque resumes you’ve ever seen. She’s a dancer, a go-go dancer, a belly dancer and has even taken the old sideshow art of glass walking and combined it with Burlesque and dance.

Read More

Leave a comment
Dec 26

#NYEnoHangover: Share our NYE Hangover Tips for a chance to win NYE tickets!

Happy Friday! We hNYE Hangover tipsope everyone enjoyed the holidays – but the parties aren’t over just yet with NYE 2015 being just 5 days away!  Now that everyone is full speed ahead into finalizing their New Year’s Eve celebration plans, we wanted to give you a fun way to win an entry into one of Borgata’s Nightlife’s epic NYE parties with Borgata’s #NYEnoHangover Twitter Sweepstakes.

Read More

Leave a comment
Dec 19

ShopBorgata.com’s Holiday Sale – 25% Off

shp_bor_robe_203x185Holiday shopping can be a hectic thing, what with the traffic, the crowds, trying to find a parking spot in the same area code as the store you wanted to visit and so on. And who doesn’t love 78 consecutive hours of canned mall Christmas music? (2,700 versions of “Jingle Bells” and counting.)

At this point, you’re probably thinking that we at the Borgata Blog are about to plug a nice little getaway to Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa for a relaxing, stress-free, pre-holiday break. Which is great—especially if you take advantage of our monthly spa specials.

But there’s an even easier way to allow Borgata to take some of the crazy out of holiday shopping. And that’s to Shop Borgata from home at our online store. And from now to December 28, ShopBorgata.com is offering a holiday sale or 25 percent off on all items.

That includes all of ShopBorgata.com’s category’s from the Gifts of Comfort (bedding, blankets, sheets), to items for the Spa Connoisseur (robes, aromatherapy) to gifts for the Foodie (cookbooks, margarita glasses, aprons).

It’s an impressive list of online items at great prices that you can check out here.

Read More

Leave a comment
Dec 16

New Year’s Day Hangover Cure – Prevention Tips from Borgata

Hangover Tips from BorgataWe at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa care about you and, at the same time, we also take responsibility for our actions.

So even while we’ve put together the best New Year’s Eve parties–make that New Year’s Week parties–you’ll find anywhere on the East Coast, we’re just as concerned about your New Year’s Day.

Especially, how you’ll be feeling come the morning.

Now we know that with MIXXmur.mur and Gypsy Bar’s great parties there can sometimes by a little bit of a price to pay the next morning.

Read More

Leave a comment
Dec 15

His & Hers Foodie Gift Guide

Celebrate your favorite foodie by gifting them with items from our His & Hers Holiday Wish List.

Gift Box

For Her:

Whispering Angel│Vintage Wine Boutique│$26
Fresh and fruity aromas with a bone dry taste through the finish. Or let her choose her own bottle with complimentary wine tastings at Vintage every Friday between 4 and 7pm.

Vinturi Wine Aerator│Vintage Wine Boutique│$30
Specially designed to aerate white wine and produce better bouquet, enhanced flavors, and smoother finish.

Ninja Kitchen System Pulse│Whim! │$95
Complete juicing, frozen blending, and food processing all in one!

“Wolfgang Puck Makes It Healthy” by Wolfgang Puckwww.shopborgata.com│$22.50
Acclaimed chef and Wolfgang Puck American Grille Chef/Partner Wolfgang Puck shares classic and new recipes made healthy, along with easy exercises.

The gift of Borgata│Borgata Gift Card
With a Borgata Gift Card she can choose to enjoy any of Borgata’s signature restaurants – including Wolfgang Puck American Grille, Izakaya Modern Japanese Pub, Fornelletto Cucina & Wine Bar, Bobby Flay Steak, and Old Homestead Steak House.

Read More

Leave a comment
Dec 15

Hanukkah Recipes by Executive Chef Aram Mardigian

hanukkahCelebrate the Festival of Lights with Wolfgang Puck American Grille Executive Chef Aram Mardigian’s recipes for Matzoh Ball SoupPotato LatkesCoconut Noodle Kugel with Mango, and Slow Braised Beef Brisket with Vegetable Ratatouille.

Editor’s tip: Dreidel place cards may be made by cutting pieces of blue construction paper into the shape and writing each name in silver ink. For a sweet takeaway, place 2 to 3 star-shaped shortbread cookies into a clear bag and tie with silver and blue ribbon.

Read More

Leave a comment