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ONE OF A KIND NIGHTCLUB TO DO AC ON MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
ATLANTIC CITY – The 1 OAK nightclub franchise will open at Atlantic City inside the Tropicana Hotel and Casino on Friday, May 26. Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Drake, and Pitbull are set to perform at the four-day Memorial Day weekend opening.
“We are extremely pleased to see the addition of 1 OAK Atlantic City to the Atlantic City nightlife scene. This is just one more sign that Atlantic City’s comeback is a reality,” said Atlantic City Mayor Donald A. Guardian.
The Memorial Day weekend, starting on Friday, May 26, at 1 OAK Atlantic City will feature four of the top artists in music today. The schedule for the headliners are as follows:
Taylor Swift on opening night, Friday, May 26. Showtime at 10 p.m.
Justin Bieber on Saturday, May 27. Showtime at 9 p.m.
Drake on Sunday, May 28. Showtime at 8 p.m.
Pitbull on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29. Showtime at 10 p.m.
Pricing for club admission will be $50 and for VIP seating it will be $200.
The 10,000-square foot venue will be the largest 1 OAK nightclub out of the current four clubs. The new nightclub will feature three levels with 10 bars spread throughout and an outdoor pool and cabana complementing the Tropicana Hotel and Casino. The ribbon cutting ceremony and the party will begin at 9 p.m. on Friday, May 26, in front of the 1 OAK club inside The Quarter.
“We are excited to add 1 OAK Atlantic City to the Tropicana Atlantic City experience. The addition of 1 OAK is just the first of several major upgrades coming to Tropicana Casino and Resort Atlantic City as part of our planned $35 million renovations. We look forward to introducing more improvements this year,” said Tropicana Atlantic City CEO Anthony P. Rodio.
(2016 Atlantic City Memorial Day Weekend)
For complete 1 OAK information, contact Lisa Ramos at (856) CLUBOAK (258-2625) or visit www.cluboakac.com.
Born of the namesake catch phrase, “1 of a kind,” has endured continuous waves of competition and outlasted the rise and fall of countless nightlife trends. Located in New York City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and Mexico City, it boasts a rotation of world-renowned DJs and surprise performances, a captivating interior and a stellar standard of service. The 1 OAK provides a nightlife sensibility that caters to even the worldliest of partygoers.
Taylor Swift is a ten-time GRAMMY winner, the youngest recipient in the history of the music industry’s highest honor, the GRAMMY Award for Album of the Year and she is the only female in the history of The Grammy’s to win Album of the Year, twice. Taylor is the only artist in history to have an album hit the 1 million first-week sales figure three times (2010’s Speak Now, 2012’s RED and 2014’s 1989). She’s a household name whose insanely catchy yet deeply personal self-penned songs transcend music genres and a savvy businesswoman who has built a childhood dream into an empire.
Justin Bieber took second place in a local talent competition at a young age and later turned into a YouTube phenomenon. He signed a record contract with Usher and became the first solo artist to have four singles enter the Top 40 before the release of a debut album. His album My World has gone platinum in several countries, though he later experienced a ton of media exposure resulting from the offensive activity. He nonetheless made his comeback in 2015 with his first No. 1 song, “What Do You Mean?”
Aubrey “Drake” Graham is a Grammy-Award winning, platinum-selling recording artist, and multi-faceted entertainer. Drake has catapulted into stardom not only as an artist but as a cultural maven with October’s Very Own. Sharing the story of the thriving music scene in Toronto, Drake has built out OVO from a small-scale blog about his crew to an all-encompassing lifestyle brand, including his clothing company, his record label OVOSOUND and his annual OVOFEST. Drake has reached great heights in recent years and he continues to create and dominate the global market.
Armando Christian Perez aka Pitbull is a globally successful musician, performer, business entrepreneur, fashion icon and actor whose career sales have exceeded 5 million albums and over 60 million singles worldwide. Pitbull has had #1 hits in more than 15 countries, his videos have over 5 billion views, and his social reach matches audiences of some television networks around the world. Pitbull’s world tours have sold out concerts in North and South America, Europe, and the Far East.
The Butter Group
The Butter Group are business leaders, restaurateurs, and nightlife impresarios Richie Akiva and Scott Sartiano. Founded in 2002, The Butter Group holds a multi-million dollar portfolio of premier dining destinations including Butter Restaurant and The Darby, both led by Executive Chef and Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli. In addition to its award-winning restaurant offerings, The Butter Group owns and operates New York’s A-list hotspot, 1 OAK, and its outposts in Las Vegas, located in The Mirage, Mexico City and coming soon Los Angeles, as well as The Darby’s neighboring subterranean ultra-lounge, Darby Downstairs.
Tropicana Atlantic City
Tropicana Atlantic City is a 24-hour gaming destination located on the beach and Boardwalk. Featuring 2,079 hotel rooms and suites and the home of The Quarter. Tropicana is the premier resort in Atlantic City with 24 restaurants, 25 shops, 18 bars and lounges, an IMAX Theatre and a spa. Must be 21. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER. For more information, visit the official website at www.tropicana.net.