Atlantic City, NJ - Reigning Miss'd America 2018 Pattaya Hart, former Miss’d America 1999 Morgan Wells, the original Cowboy from the Village People Randy Jones, Philly A-List’s 2016 ‘Best Radio Personality’ DJ Robert Drake, and celebrity impersonators will come together to celebrate Tropicana’s Coming Out Party followed by a Tea Dance featuring live entertainment and special performances.
The two-day celebration of inclusivity and diversity welcomes the LGBT community to dance the weekend away at Tropicana Atlantic City’s Boogie Nights, voted 2017’s “Best LGBT Spot” by Atlantic City Weekly Nightlife Awards. Tropicana’s Coming Out Party is taking place Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14.
A portion of the event’s proceeds will benefit The Greater Atlantic City GLBT Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting a better economic, social and political advocacy of GLBT and GLBT supportive business and citizens in the greater Atlantic City region.
Big Gay Ball - April 13 at 9 p.m. – Put on your sparkly gown and grab your dancing shoes for one fabulous evening – the Miss'd America queens, Randy Jones, and Philly’s DJ Robert Drake will be joined by Steven Andrade as Cher, Rainere Martin as Donna Summer, the hot go-go boys of Primal Men, and Boogie Nights’ Big Gay Babes. Guests dressed to the nines are encouraged to participate in a fashion show contest for a chance at winning the Tropicana Dancin’ Queen Package. Tropicana will treat the winner and a guest to an unforgettable couple’s getaway in Atlantic City; prize includes one overnight stay, breakfast, dinner, salon services at Luxe Salon and free admission to Boogie Nights. Tickets, at $30, are only available for purchase at the door day of.
Brunch at Olón - After a long night of dancing and before partaking in all the Tea Dance fun, indulge in mouthwatering brunch and refreshing cocktails at award-winning chef Jose Garces’ alluring beachfront experience centered around fresh coastal seafood. Build your own Bloody Mary and sample from the bottomless raw bar. $29.99 per person. *Tax and gratuity not included.
Tea Dance – April 14 at 1 p.m. – Boogie Nights will keep the party going and the cocktails flowing as Tea Dance closes out Tropicana’s Coming Out Party with hit music from the '70s and '80s, Boogie Nights’ resident DJ and a special tribute to Elton John by performer, musician, and impersonator Lee Alverson. Tickets, at $10, are only available for purchase at the door day of.
$5 Savings - Guests attending Big Gay Ball and Tea Dance can purchase one $35 wristband for admission to both events at the door at Boogie Nights on Friday, April 13.