Located within the Borgata Hotel Casino Spa at 1 Borgata Way in Atlantic City, the Borgata Event Center opened on July 2, 2003. This versatile venue boasts 30,000 square feet of event space and 30-foot ceilings and serves as the setting for concerts and exhibitions. It may be converted into the Borgata Ballroom, where it has been known to stage receptions and formal dinners, training or business presentations. The Borgata Event Center, not to be confused with the Music Box within the same complex, has hosted such popular and diverse acts as
, Jerry Seinfeld,
, Kool and the Gang,
Earth, Wind & Fire
, ZZ Top and the Allman Brothers. The Borgata enjoyed its 15 minutes of fame in the 2010 film,
The Bounty Hunter
. In 2010 and 2012,
The Real Wives of New Jersey
held reunions for Seasons 2 and 4, respectively. Purchase The Borgata Event Center tickets at StubHub and get the best seats in the house.
What is the Borgata Event Center's seating capacity?
When it is showcasing musical acts, the Borgata Event Center has a capacity of 2,400. When converted to the Borgata Ballroom and used as a theater, it can accommodate 3,200, but when setting out for a banquet, it seats 1,700.
What are the Borgata Event Center food and drink options?
Apart from one drink poured into a plastic container, you can't take outside food or beverages inside. The Borgata Event Center resides within the Hotel Casino and Spa, where there are numerous options for both fine and casual dining.
What are the driving directions to get to a Borgata Event Center event?
Arriving from the direction of Philadelphia, the distance is 63 miles and, depending on traffic, takes a little over an hour. The fastest route is to take I-676/US30 to Atlantic City via NJ-42 South and Atlantic City Expressway E, taking Exit 1, and following it to Borgata Way until you reach the Event Center. It's right smack on the Atlantic Ocean so you can't drive past it. From New York City, follow I-78 West, I-95 South and then take the Garden State Pkwy to US-30 East in Galloway. Take exit 40 from Garden State Pkwy. The distance is 125 miles and takes around two and a half hours. From Baltimore, take I-95 North and Atlantic Expressway E.
Is The Borgata Event Center accessible by public transportation?
Yes. Atlantic City transportation makes it very easy to get around town. Atlantic City International Airport has links via taxi, shuttle and car rental. Philadelphia International Airport is a 60 minutes' drive away via Atlantic City Expressway. Once in the city, you can ride the popular jitney, a mini-bus serving the entire length of Pacific Avenue parallel to the city's world-famous Boardwalk.
Does The Borgata Event Center welcome the LGBTQ community?
Borgata embraces Gay Atlantic City. Recognized as one of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality, it consistently receives scores of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation Corporate Equality Index.
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