Aug 22

Borgata Chef Wolfgang Puck to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

WPAG DemoAs the old Kinks song says, “You can see all the stars as you walk down Hollywood Boulevard.”

We’re talking about the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, of course, where the names of stars of radio, film, TV and every other kind of entertainment medium you can think of are emblazoned on Hollywood Boulevard’s sidewalk.

One form of entertainment, however, – that of the Celebrity Chef – is pretty new to the Walk of Fame, so it gives us great delight to announce that Borgata Chef Wolfgang Puck has been named as a recipient of a star on the Walk of Fame for 2017…

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Aug 9

Borgata’s Comedy Quad-fecta

At Borgata, we work hard to bring the best shows, concerts and live entertainment to Atlantic City and to you. And we think we do a pretty good job as our packed line-up of shows and nightlife options always show and our proud of being the leader in Atlantic City entertainment.

But when it comes to comedy, few stretches on our schedule can compare to the three weeks between August 12 and September 3. It’s enough to make us toot our own horn a little, so to speak.

Four of the biggest names in comedy will perform at the Borgata Event Center, starting with perhaps the most famous stand-up in the country, Jerry Seinfeld for shows on August 12 and August 13 respectively.

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Aug 5

MGM National Harbor Job Fair at Borgata August 10 & 11

mgm-career-fairYou may have heard that Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is now fully part of MGM Resorts International and part of one of the world’s leading global hospitality companies, operating a portfolio of destination resort brands including Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage.

The company is in the process of developing MGM National Harbor in Maryland and MGM Springfield in Massachusetts.

So here in Atlantic City, we’ve scheduled MGM National Harbor Career Fair for Wednesday August 10 and Thursday August 11 at the Borgata Event Center.

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Aug 3

Online Gaming Winners for July 18 to July 24

pharaohs fortuneEach week we bring you the big online winners at and, highlighting how big jackpots can hit at any time on our online sites. But when it comes to big poker tournament wins, they happen every day – literally.

BorgataPoker’s Daily $10K Guaranteed tournaments – run in conjunction with our partner PartyPoker – pay out every day, including our Sunday $40K Guaranteed tournament and Sunday Seconds $10K Guaranteed tournament.

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Aug 2

Bryan Buttler: Eating My Way Through Borgata’s Marketplace

I have a confession: I love food. Therefore, it shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise that I love the new Marketplace Eatery that opened earlier this month. Borgata is clearly the foodie capital of Atlantic City, with restaurants by the likes of Bobby Flay and Wolfgang Puck throughout the resort. But unlike a formal sit-down dining experience, the Marketplace allows you to immerse yourself head-first in a world of some of the coolest foodie items around.

I spent an afternoon rounding up some of my favorite items that you can purchase during your next visit…

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Aug 2

Learning Oysters with Chef Dakota Curran at Borgata’s Metropolitan Oyster Bar

Metro OystersThere’s one sure way to ruin the day of Chef Dakota Curran at The Metropolitan, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa’s casual dining European Bistro and Oyster Bar.

And that’s by simply ordering a plate of The Metropolitan’s delectable oyster choices and then … splashing them with lemon juice and cocktail sauce like they were some sort of clam on the half shell.

“That upsets me so much, “Curran says, shaking his head. “When you come in and put cocktail sauce and lemon on them, then that’s really all you can taste. Oysters have very distinct, meaty flavors. But you could take six different varieties and put the cocktail sauce on them – and if I couldn’t see the shells – even I couldn’t really tell them apart. That’s all you taste. We try to come up with something for each variety, a special way of serving them that suits their unique flavor.

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Jul 26

Win a Day at the Pool in the My Borgata Summer Sweepstakes

my-borgata-summer-300x250You know what’s the best thing about Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa this summer?

Staying here.

Sure, it’s nice to pop by and experience Premier Nightclub or our new Borgata Beer Garden, maybe take in a great show and have a great dinner. But instead of heading for the parking garage, the best way to follow up a night at Borgata is an overnight stay in a classic room followed by a relaxing day at Borgata’s outdoor pool.

Why the pitch? Because we want you here and we’re giving away one overnight stay to lucky winners every week from July 15 to August 24 in our “My Borgata Summer Sweepstakes.”

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Jul 25

Concert Review: Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy Rock Borgata Event Center

Jeff BeckFor music fans of a certain era, popular music was once dominated by one instrument above all others – the electric guitar. Sure, disco wasn’t that far removed from today’s EDM, and pop singers are always with us just like Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber are today.

But for these fans, music – real rock and roll music – comes from an electric guitar – not to mention blues and honky-tonk country music.

So it was with some nostalgia that several thousand old-school fans packed the Borgata Event Center Saturday to see two of the electric guitars most established and influential masters take the stage as blues legend Buddy Guy and rock legend Jeff Beck performed a double bill. Either one could have performed as a solo headliner, but to have both on the same bill resulted in about 2-and-a-half hours of guitar bliss – not bad for two septuagenarians.

The show started with an hour-long set by Guy who was appearing one week shy of his eightieth birthday. Considering that Guy began his career in the late 50’s, that’s a lot of shows under his belt.

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Jul 22

Introducing the Mexican Fiesta Meal at Borgata’s Metropolitan


Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa’s Metropolitan, one of our original casual dining bistros, isn’t the type of establishment that fits into a nice little restaurant genre.

It has the ambiance of a European bistro, serves contemporary and classic American dishes and has the best oyster bar you’ll find anywhere in Atlantic City.

So obviously, as you’d expect after reading that description, on Sunday evenings (after 3pm) The Metropolitan offers up a full-on Mexican Fiesta.

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