CALENDAR OF EVENTS WINTER, SPRING 2013
NJSIAA NEW JERSEY STATE HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS
MARCH 8, 9 & 10 VARIOUS TIMES
The tournament is the highlight of the year for the sport of wrestling and is open to all New Jersey high schools. Competition begins Friday March 8 at 5 p.m. for preliminaries and pre-quarter finals. Quarter-finals and wrestle-backs I and II are Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m. Following the morning session, Boardwalk Hall will clear the facility and re-open doors at 4 p.m. for the 5 p.m. evening session of the semi-finals and wrestle-backs III and IV. On Sunday, March 10, competition begins at 10 a.m. for consolations, followed by the finals and awards ceremony at 2 p.m. Doors open one hour prior to each session.
All-session tickets for groups and non-groups are on sale now at the Boardwalk Hall Box Office and through Ticketmaster and are priced at $40 per ticket. Groups must consist of a minimum of 15 people and a maximum of 50. A $15 service charge will also be added to all group orders. To obtain a group order form, please visit www.njsiaa.org or www.boardwalkhall.com. Forms can be sent to the Boardwalk Hall Box Office via regular mail at 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401, e-mailed to email@example.com or faxed to 609-348-7805. Single-session reserved tickets on sale now and priced at $10 per session. Note: All student and senior tickets must be purchased in person at the Box Office with ID. Senior citizens (65 and older), children (2-12) and students with a valid grade school or high school ID are eligible for a $2 ticket purchased the weekend of the event.
2013 ECAC HOCKEY MEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP
FRI. MARCH 22; SAT. MARCH 23 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM
ECAC Hockey returns in this two day NCAA Division I Men’s Championship. The event will bring four teams from the elite ECAC Hockey conference, comprised of 12 of the most prestigious men’s ice hockey programs in the nation. Two games will be contested on Friday, March 22 and two games will be played on Saturday, March 23. ECAC Hockey consists of Division I hockey teams from the following institutions: Brown, Clarkson, Colgate, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Princeton, Quinnipiac, Rensselaer, St. Lawrence, Union and Yale. All-session tickets are priced at $42 for upper level seats, $52 for lower level seats and $87 for first two rows on the glass. Single-session tickets, good for admission to both games per day, are $26 for the upper level and $31 for the lower level. Tickets for students and military are $15 and can be purchased in person at the box office. TD Bank Family Four-packs are $79 and include four tickets, four hot dogs and four soft drinks (must be purchased in advance). To reserve group tickets or inquire about Fan Experience Packages call 609-348-7023. For more information about ECAC hockey, visit www.ecachockey.com. This event is presented by the Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority.
WWE PRESENTS ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA SUPERSHOW*
SATURDAY, MARCH 30 7:30 PM
WWE returns to Boardwalk Hall after five years just one week before Wrestlemania 29 with all of your favorite WWE Superstars from RAW and SMACKDOWN under one roof! Featuring JOHN CENA and SHEAMUS vs. THE SHIELD TAG TEAM MATCH and also see your favorite WWE Superstars CM PUNK, CHRIS JERICHO, RANDY ORTON, ALBERTO DEL RIO, THE BIG SHOW, RYBACK, THE MIZ, TEAM HELL NO – KANE & DANIEL BRYAN, KOFI KINGSTON, and many more! Doors open at 6 PM. Note: Card is subject to change. Tickets are $95, $50, $35, $25 and $15.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents fully charged*
APRIL 18 – aPRIL 21 VARIOUS TIMES
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey ® is proud to present FULLY CHARGED, Gold Edition, an all-new powerful surge of circus entertainment! Experience the excitement as Ringling Bros.® transforms energy and power into megawatts of thrills and turns spectacles of superhuman athleticism and displays of animal magnificence into sparks of wonder for Children Of All Ages. Imaginations ignite when Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey ® Presents FULLY CHARGED SM, Gold Edition! Arrive an hour early for the All Access Pre-Show FREE with your ticket! Don’t miss this opportunity to get closer than ever to The Greatest Show On Earth.
Show times are Thursday, April 18 and Friday, April 19 at 7 PM; Saturday, April 20 at 11 AM and 3 PM; Sunday, April 21 at 1 PM. Tickets are $85 (VIP floor), $35 (VIP), and $20 (Upper and lower levels). $10 Children’s ticket is available for the Friday and Saturday shows. A special $12 ticket is also available for Thursday’s opening night performance. (facility fee/some convenience charges may be applicable). Call 609-348-7023 for Group Sales.
FURTHUR* 7:00 PM
SATURDAY, APRIL 27
Following their successful fall tour, former Grateful Dead members Phil Lesh & Bob Weir and their band Furthur return for their much anticipated Spring Tour 2013. Fans can expect Lesh & Weir to push the musical envelope with jaw-dropping improvisations and loving renditions of Grateful Dead classics, with an all-star band that includes keyboardist Jeff Chimenti (RatDog), drummer Joe Russo (Benevento - Russo Duo, Trey Anastasio), guitarist John Kadlecik (Dark Star Orchestra), and vocalists Sunshine Becker and Jeff Pehrson. New and old fans of the Grateful Dead alike will be entranced as Phil & Bob take the musical journey “furthur”, exploring some of the Grateful Dead’s most beloved songs in a tour that promises to keep the feet stomping and the bodies shaking. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 1 at 10 a.m. are priced at $39.50, $49.50 and $59.50. For more information on Furthur please visit www.furthur.net
ATLANTIC CITY HOST AWARDS (Community Event)
WEDNESDAY, MAY 8 (Ballroom)
For additional information about the Host Awards, contact Jacqui Carole at 609-449-7174 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MOTHER’S DAY MUSIC FESTIVAL
SATURDAY, MAY 11 7:00 PM
Platinum Productions proudly presents its 5th Annual Mother’s Day Music Festival featuring celebrated soul and R&B artists Charlie Wilson, Jaheim, Freddie Jackson and El Debarge.
Charlie Wilson was the lead singer for the Gap Band and sang on four number one R&B hits. In 2005’s LP Charlie, Last Name Wilson hit the Top Ten thanks to the success of the title track and “Magic.” Uncle Charlie followed in 2009 and Just Charlie released in 2010. In January he released With Love Charlie and the first single entitled My Love. He has been nominated for the BET and Soul Train Awards. Jaheim is a forerunner and torch-carrier of today’s soul-originated R& B with his smooth and sonorous tone. He has released three albums over five years, with his first being Ghetto Love in 2001. One of his biggest hits is “Just In Case”. He has been nominated for the BET and Soul Train Awards. In 2010 he released the album titled “Another Round”. Freddie Jackson has been a well-known soul singer since the 1980s. Among his well-known hits are “Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times’ Sake)”, “Jam Tonight”, “Do Me Again”, and “You Are My Lady”. El DeBarge, is the former lead singer of the R&B family group DeBarge until the mid-1980s. He went on to be a solo artist, his best known hits are “Who’s Johnny” and “Love Always”. He has collaborated with artist from Tone Loc, to Qunicy Jones. El Debarge is a three-time Grammy nominee. In 2010 after a lengthy hiatus he released a successful album titled Second Chances. That also featured a duet with Faith Evans titled “Lay With you”. Tickets are priced at $95, $80, $65 and $45. A VIP package has been added for $125.00 that includes VIP seating, after-party tickets and a $10.00 voucher for Boardwalk Hall concession stands.
USTAD RAHAT FATEH ALI KHAN
SATURDAY, MAY 25 8:00 PM
Nanking Entertainment Inc. presents the return of Rahat Fateh Ali Khan to Boardwalk Hall. Don’t miss an evening of filled with the inspiring and exhilarating music of Qawwali and Bollywood. Rahat is an acclaimed singer and composer who has collaborated with numerous artists from his native Pakistan as well as Western pop musicians. Tickets are priced at $250, $175, $125, $85, $65 and $45.
THE MRS. CARTER SHOW WORLD TOUR STARRING BEYONCE*
FRIDAY, JULY 26 8:00 PM
Parkwood Entertainment has announced that The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour starring Beyoncé kicks off in Europe on April 15. With stops in twenty European cities, including Dublin, Ireland; Berlin, Germany; Paris, France and a four-night stint at The 02 in London, UK, this is Beyoncé’s first multi-city tour in over three years. Live Nation also announced that Beyoncé’s North American Tour begins on June 28 in Los Angeles. The tour will travel to over twenty cities throughout North America this summer, including Brooklyn, Atlanta, Houston, Toronto and Boston. The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour promises to be the entertainer’s most ambitious undertaking to date. It is expected to be bigger in scope than any of her previous shows. The Boardwalk Hall date is sponsored by Caesars Atlantic City. Tickets are priced at $250, $125, $109.50, $95, $89.50 and $69.50. Additional information is available at www.beyonce.com
Tickets to all Boardwalk Hall events can be purchased at the Boardwalk Hall Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, select Walmart locations, by calling 800-736-1420 or at ticketmaster.com For more information about Boardwalk Hall events, please visit us at www.boardwalkhall.com or at www.facebook.com/boardwalkhall.
*Note: facility fee applicable on single event tickets; $1 for tickets $50 and under, $2 for tickets over $50.
Please note for March 1 – March 9, Winter Sweet, the 3-D light and sound show projected onto the façade of Boardwalk Hall, is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. and repeated every half hour. The show will begin at 8 PM starting March 10. End times vary. This is a free show and no tickets are required! For more information about Winter Sweet visit http://atlanticcitynj.com/visitors/thingstodo/lightshow.aspx
A.C. CONVENTION CENTER PUBLIC SHOWS
For more information visit www.accenter.com or call 609-449-2000