Florida appears ready to make a run at Atlantic City in the next ten years. They have began positioning themselves to be the next big gambling destination on the East Coast.
Now word comes of a new cruise line that will be catering to the convention crowd. Las Vegas Cruise Lines has announced that it will begin offering gambling cruises out of Port Canaveral.
Already Port Canaveral is home to SunCruz Casinos and Sterling Casino, two companies that are already offering gambling cruises for people who enjoy their gambling on the high seas.
The Liquid Vegas will be the name of the ship from Las Vegas Cruise Lines. They will cater to a market that manager Larry Mullin believes is currently looked over. “We’re going to go after the convention market because we feel that segment is under served,” said Mullin.
The ship will be a quaint affair for patrons. It is expected to be able to hold 800 people. The ship will begin sailing in March. The current sailing times are 7:30 P.M. to 12:30 A.M. on Friday and Saturday nights. Day cruises will run from 11:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. seven days a week.
Sunday through Thursday there will also be night cruises running from 7:30 P.M. to 11:30 P.M.. A special late night cruise will also be offered on Friday and Saturday night. It will run from 1:30 A.M. to 4:30 A.M..
New Beatles Tribute Show Rocks Atlantic City Casino
The Beatles came to America and turned the American music scene upside down. They have been hailed by many as the most influential band of all time. Now they have another show playing at a casino that will pay tribute to them.
The Tropicana Hotel Casino is the latest casino to put out a show that pays tribute to the Beatles. Yesterday takes the stage and performs various hits from the legendary band.
Yesterday Productions and Don Bellazo, founder of Yesterday, have joined together and are bringing many Beatles songs to life with their show, The British are coming.
The show takes people on a journey through a time when the Beatles were the most popular thing on the planet. It highlights their appearances at Shea Stadium and the Hollywood Bowl. It also shows of the Beatles appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show.
The show started at the Tropicana to see what kind of interest there would be. Now, it has been extended indefinitely and has various showtimes throughout the week.
The show is also in Lake Tahoe at a casino. This is not the first time that a show with the Beatles has been a big hit in a casino. In Las Vegas, a Cirque De Soleil show featuring many Beatles tunes has received high ratings and is selling out nightly.