IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:
13, 2004 Pinky Kravitz
City’s 150th Birthday Celebration Continues
City, NJ-- Atlantic
City's 150th Birthday Celebration continues with movies at dusk
on the Boardwalk, dancers celebrating their heritage along with
Atlantic City’s history, and a speaker series taking place throughout
The whole family is invited
to enjoy movies at Kennedy Plaza on the Boardwalk on Sunday evenings.
Starting at dusk, a different movie is featured each week. Playing
on July 25 is My
staring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison. Several different movies
highlight August including, Fiddler
on the Roof,
August 1; Yellow
August 8; Easter
22; and Cabin
In The Sky,
August 29. Finishing out the series in September is Guys
on September 5 and West
on September 12.
celebrating Atlantic City’s 150th Birthday along with
their own unique ethnicity will perform at Kennedy Plaza each Wednesday
at 7:00 p.m. July 21 will feature dancers representing Peru. Other
dancers will represent cultures from the following areas: Israel,
August 4; Puerto Rico, August 11; China, August 18; the Philippines,
August 25; and Columbia, September 2.
Park between Bally’s Atlantic City and Sands Casino Hotel is the
place to be on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. Sponsored by Cooper Levenson,
the public is invited to attend a series of lectures each week.
On July 20 is Nelson Johnson, who will discuss his book “Boardwalk
Empire.” On July 27 is the Reverend Milton Hendricks’, “Choir Gospel.”
A fashion show will highlight the August 3 event and August 10 will
feature your favorite Atlantic City radio personalities. On August
17 is J. Van Meter’s “Last Good Times” and on August 25 is a special
Steel Pier Big Band Concert.
The above Atlantic City 150th Birthday Celebration events
are free and open to the public. For complete details on these or
any upcoming events, contact Pinky Kravitz at (609) 822-5481, Soundra
Usry Hollingsworth at (609) 343-6326 or visit the 150th
Celebration Calendar at www.cityofatlanticcity.org.
release was written and produced as a community service courtesy
of the Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority.