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The over-the-top Miss'd America Pageant returns to Atlantic City, N.J., Saturday, Sept. 21. Started in 1991, the pageant is a hilarious spoof of the world-famous Miss America Pageant as drag queens strut their stuff down the runway to be judged in the categories of swimsuit, talent, evening gown and the judges' interview. Along with the crown, the 2013 Miss'd America ... [Read]

Atlantic City is betting $20 million dollars on a rebranding campaign in an effort to attract more visitors. With surround states now offering gaming, the economic slump and its reputation for high crime, Atlantic City has seen a decline in tourism in recent years. Officials hope this new effort - which is the largest destination tourism marketing campaign in Atlantic ... [Read]

Atlantic City holds annual gay weekend

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
September 13, 2011 11:08 PM |
As New Jersey's Atlantic City struggles to recapture its place as "America's Playground," Caesars Entertainment is continuing its pursuit of LGBT travelers. It is holding its third annual Out in AC weekend, taking place September 23 to 25 at its Harrah’s Resort and Showboat properties. The weekend will offers a series of unique events and parties; special guests include famed Joan Rivers ... [Read]