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Events in Atlantic City, New Jersey

Chefs At The Shore - Some of the region's best chefs will demonstrate their skill at the Annual Chefs at the Shore, a benefit at the Atlantic City Aquarium in Historic Gardner's Basin. Guests will be able to sample all dishes, as well as premium wines and beers.

Atlantic City Film Festival - The Atlantic City Film Festival was founded in 1997 by Joe Fedison and has screened nearly 500 films. The venues included: Atlantic City Convention Center, Ballys, Caesars, Claridge, Ocean One, Resorts, Showboat, Trump Marina, Trump Taj Mahal and Tropicana.

Atlantic City Food & Wine Festival - This will be the premier event of Atlantic City’s summer season with four days of events, tastings and celebrity appearances. Featuring world-renowned chefs, the festival will be held at all four Atlantic City properties: Harrah's Resort, Caesars, Showboat and Bally's.

Atlantic City Marathon - Whether you are a seasoned runner or looking to conquer another item on your bucket list, the Atlantic City Marathon is the perfect opportunity. With a distance for everyone, this event offers a Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K Run, 5K Run, a 2-Mile Walk and a Kids Fun Run. Don’t miss the opportunity to cross the finish line in beautiful Atlantic City!

Cape May Annual Victorian Week - This is the best time of year to visit Victorian Cape May and celebrate the unique heritage of America’s first seashore resort. Experience a week of exciting and entertaining activities from history to murder mysteries, plus house tours, vintage dance, food and wine events and much, much more.

Exit 0 International Jazz Festival - Immerse yourself in jazz vocals from ballads to low-down blues, mellow sax, high pitch trumpet, Latin piano…it is all here at Cape May Jazz Festival.

Ocean City First Night - On the first day of the new year, enjoy the beach parties, games, refreshments and a live band at the beach in Ocean City. There's even ice dipping, if you can stand it. The fun begins at noon, around the Music Pier.

Atlantic City Boat Show - If you love boats, you won't want to miss the annual exposition of hundreds of power boats, luxury yachts and a marine market featuring nautical gifts and apparel, hosted by The Atlantic City Convention Center, during the first week in February.