the music box
Borgata’s all-star entertainment line up never fails to have something for everyone, and this upcoming spring season offers a wide variety of comedy and music concerts that will surely be the talk of Atlantic City…and beyond! Why not make your concert going experience into a mini Borgata vacation by booking one of our signature hotel rooms and dining at one of our world-class restaurants before the big show? There’s nothing better than leaving our Event Center or Music Box and having the world of Borgata at your fingertips! Check out these four upcoming shows at Borgata that we think will be great for our OUT at Borgata fans.
James Cawley has been ranked the number one Elvis impersonator in the USA by a committee of Elvis fan club presidents, beating out over 2500 contestants. His amazing resemblance to “The King” in appearance, mannerisms, and voice has also earned him finalist status in the Worldwide Elvis impersonator contest. Now, Cawley is bringing his Elvis tribute show, The King in Concert, to Borgata’s Music Box for one night only, Friday, March 17, starting at 9PM.
Comedy as always been king at Borgata, but now we have proof to support that claim! Rolling Stone recently released a list of the “50 Best Stand-Up Comics of All Time,” a definitive guide to the men and women who have kept us rolling in the aisles for decades. Almost half of the comedians who made the list have played at our Event Center or Music Box, with several of the all-stars making appearances this upcoming year.
If you’re a fan of truTV’s The Carbonaro Effect, the outlandish hidden camera TV program, you’re in luck. Borgata will be bringing the show’s award-winning star, Michael Carbonaro, to The Music Box for one-night only on Saturday, February 4 at 9PM.
For those who attended Rob Thomas‘ three shows at Borgata’s Music Box over the weekend, they got to see the musician stripped down to the basics. Nothing but two guitars and occasionally a piano accompanied the record breaking singer/songwriter during his lengthy sets. The intimate shows demonstrated just how skillful of an artist Thomas is and added a very soulful touch to many of his popular pop hits.
Most know Thomas from his stint as Matchbox Twenty’s frontman, but as the concerts demonstrated, there’s a lot more behind the rock star and his hit ballads. It’s clear that Thomas likes to contextualize his music, and that’s exactly what he did throughout the evening. For example, he explained that the hit “3 A.M.” is about his mother who was diagnosed with cancer when Thomas was just twelve years old. He wrote that number when he was in his early teens.
If you’re looking for a reason to unwind, relax, and perhaps have a little fun in the process, look no further than Borgata where we offer something for just about everyone, including ways to indulge and get your party on. We are, after all, the East Coast’s preeminent entertainment, dining, and resort destination. Need more motivation? Here are some of the top reasons to plan an escape to Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.
Rob Thomas, the Grammy award-winning frontman and composer for Matchbox Twenty, will be showing off his personal side this January at Borgata’s Music Box. The celebrated performer plays three intimate shows on January 13 through 15, which will feature his signature solo vocals and style that fans have come to know and love.
Iron Chef Geoffrey Zakarian is no stranger to Borgata: The acclaimed kitchen superstar is The Water Club‘s Culinary Lifestyle Consultant, and has taken part in many previous Savor Borgata weekends. This year, Chef Zakarian took to The Music Box stage on Saturday afternoon for an intimate cooking demonstration with two of his friends, TV host Marc Summers and The Chew star (and new Borgata Chef/Partner) Michael Symon.
The Chef’s hour long demo was a meat lovers’ dream come true: He prepared a beef tartare and a seared steak, and audience members had the opportunity to ask dozens of culinary-inspired questions. During the interactive Q&A, Zakarian provided plenty of interesting cooking insights for those in attendance:
It doesn’t matter if you’re a good witch or a bad one: the East Coast’s premiere LGBT resort destination has plenty of tricks and treats for your Halloween celebration. Whether it’s cheering on your favorite drag superstars to dancing the night away in our new state-of-the-art nightclub, OUT at Borgata has a way to make your favorite fall holiday a memorable one.
Labor Day is upon us and that means we’re all gearing up for the fall season after another long, luxurious summer in Atlantic City at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa. That’s assuming, of course, you managed to get away this summer and enjoy a little down time.
Autumn is the season when we all seem to reboot. It’s back to school, back to work, back to the daily grind. Sure, there’s some good stuff like football season, new TV shows, fall foliage … but it also means shorter days, leaves to rake, driving the kids to soccer practice and an ever-shrinking amount of time for holiday shopping.
You know, just thinking about it makes you want to plan another getaway … a fall escape … a fall escape to Borgata. We are, after all, the getaway specialists and we’ll let you in on a little secret – autumn is a beautiful time of year in Atlantic City and along the Jersey Shore.