Ocean Resort Casino is opening June 28, the same day as Hard Rock, in what's most likely to become Atlantic City's unofficial begin to the 2018 summer.
Ocean Resort Casino is always to open its doors in June on the extremely day that is same its neighbor down the Boardwalk.
Though summer technically starts a week previously June 21, the opening of Ocean Resort and tricky Rock on the same time should attract a mob of visitors to nj-new Jersey's beachfront gambling hub.
Ocean Resort, the former Revel, and Hard Rock, the former Trump Taj Mahal, are only a short walk in one another.
Ocean Resort was acquired in January by Colorado developer Bruce Deifik's Integrated Properties for $200 million from Glenn Straub. The home, which cost $2.4 billion to construct but closed not as much as two and a half years after its 2014 opening, was sold to Straub in bankruptcy for just $82 million.
Deifik's team is overhauling the resort at an unknown price to make it more appealing than its previous incarnation. The smoking ban is being lifted, two-night minimum weekend stays are no more, pedestrian traffic flow is being made simpler, and the general 'stuffy' customer support are changed to 'treat people with respect,' Deifik recently told the Associated Press.
After rumors emerged that Ocean Resort Casino had been considering opening the day that is same rough Rock, Deifik confirmed the maximum amount of in a statement issued on Monday.