An evening with Andre Rieu and the Johann Strauss Orchestra in Atlantic City, NJ
If you love Andre Rieu and the Johann Strauss Orchestra then you are in for a treat the evening of June 19, 2010 when Andre returns to New Jersey for a concert in Atlantic City in Boardwalk Hall. The concert proceeds benefit NJN Public Television & Radio programming and community outreach.
For more information about André Rieu & The Johann Strauss Orchestra visit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andr%C3%A9_Rieu
Showtime is 8 pm on June 19, 2010. Tickets are available now at njn.net, at the Boardwalk Hall Box Office or through Ticketmaster. The venue is fully ADA accessible so to request special needs seating please call 609-348-7803. Individual tickets range from $125 to $200. Proceeds from the concert will benefit NJN’s programming and community outreach. A portion of your contribution may be tax deductible. Tickets are non-refundable and non-returnable. For more information, call the Andre Rieu Hotline at 800-250-9108 or visit Ticketmaster at
Please note: June 19, 2010 is the only New Jersey performance for Andre Rieu and the Johann Strauss Orchestra in 2010, and, tickets are selling quickly.
Additionally, NJN is offering “A Day with Andre” Package.
The “A Day with Andre” Package includes*:
- An invitation to attend a sound-check before the concert
- A three course dinner with the Johann Strauss Orchestra
- A champagne after party with Andre Rieu, soloists, and the orchestra
- Your photo with Andre – We’ll print it on large format for you to take home that evening
- An autographed program book
- A special gift from Andre
- Onsite event staff
For more information and pricing please call: 800-250-9108 or visit: http://www.njn.net/joinsupport/membership/andrerieu/specialoffer.html
Hotels close to Boardwalk Hall
Why not make the weekend of it and stay in Atlantic City? Atlantic City offers a variety of hotels and lots of entertainment options in the casino hotels and it’s world famous boardwalk. Here are a few Atlantic City hotel examples with prices:
Rates are based upon 1 night stay, double occupancy (two people sharing one room), checking Saturday, June 19, 2010 and checking out June 20, 2010. Rates are deemed accurate as of January, 2010. Please contact the hotel of your choice for rates and availability.
.01 mile to Boardwalk Hall
$335 including taxes
Caesars Casino and Hotel
.02 mile to Boardwalk Hall
$412 including taxes
Bally’s Atlantic City
.03 mile to Boardwalk Hall
$343 including taxes
Tropicana Casino and Resort Atlantic City
.04 mile to Boardwalk Hall
$294 including taxes
How to get to Atlantic City from other areas of New Jersey
From Northern NJ
Take the Garden State Parkway Garden south. Take exit 38 to the Atlantic City Expressway. The Atlantic City Expressway takes you right into Atlantic City. Follow signs for Pacific Avenue on the foot of the Expressway. Make a right onto Pacific Avenue; Boardwalk Hall is located on the left next to Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino.
From Southern NJ
Take I-95 to Delaware Memorial Bridge to Route 40 to Route 322, or via Lewes, Delaware, take the Cape May-Lewes Ferry to Garden State Parkway North, to Atlantic City Expressway. The Atlantic City Expressway takes you right into Atlantic City. Follow signs for Pacific Avenue on the foot of the Expressway. Make a right onto Pacific Avenue; Boardwalk Hall is located on the left next to Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino.
ACES (Atlantic City Express Service), a joint venture of Borgata, Caesars and Harrah’s Resort, is offering light rail service between New York’s Penn Station and Newark (NJ) Penn Station and the Atlantic City Rail Terminal. Express trains will operate on weekends. Multi-level rail cars offer passengers comfortable leather seating, private lounge, food and beverage kiosks. For schedules and ticket pricing, visit www.acestrain.com
Tickets begin at $29 per person
ACES is an AMTRAK service. The Amtrak Station in Newark, NJ is located at 1 Raymond Plaza West on Market Street. For more information please visit: http://www.amtrak.com/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=am/am2Station/Station_Page&code=NWK
New York, NY AND Newark, NJ to Atlantic City, NJ
PENN STATION NEW YORK
NEWARK PENN STATION
Atlantic City to Newark, NJ and New York, NYNORTHBOUND
NEWARK PENN STATION
PENN STATION NEW YORK
How to get to Penn Station Newark, NJ and parking information for the ACES train
Newark Penn Station is located on Raymond Plaza between Raymond Blvd and Market Street. 1 Block east of Rt. 21 (McCarter Hwy.), Newark, New Jersey. There is a private parking lot (Park Fast) located at Raymond Plaza between Market Street and Raymond Boulevard. Park Fast offers both short and long term parking for Penn Station Newark. For more information, reservations, and, rates visit: http://www.parkfast.com/content/newark-penn-station-parking.jsp
Penn Station Newark, NJ is served by the following NJ Transit train lines:
- Northeast Corridor Line
- North Jersey Coast Line
- Raritan Valley Line