May 8, 2015

Global Spectrum To Host Free Florida Georgia Line Boardwalk Party for General Public and Ticketholders on Friday, May 8 Before Concert at Boardwalk Hall

After a successful season in 2014, Global Spectrum, operators of Historic Boardwalk Hall and the Atlantic City Convention Center, will bring back their boardwalk pre-parties once again this year. The first boardwalk pre-party will begin with the Florida Georgia Line show on Friday, May 8. The free tailgate party will be held on the famous Atlantic City Boardwalk at Kennedy Plaza before the start of the show at 4:30 p.m.

The Florida Georgia Line pre-party will be open to both ticketholders as well as the general public. It will feature food and drink purchases from Ducktown Tavern, live DJ entertainment, and other on-site activations. 

“After the success of the 2014 pre-parties and the positive feedback we’ve received, we are thrilled to be able to kick off our boardwalk pre-parties again this year starting with the Florida Georgia Line show on Friday. It is a top priority for us to provide fans with an optimal experience and inviting them out to the boardwalk to enjoy some pre-show entertainment, food, and beverages is a great way to extend their event day and enjoy the beautiful scenery that Atlantic City has to offer”, said Fran Rodowicz, General Manager of Global Spectrum at Boardwalk Hall.

About Global Spectrum

Global Spectrum ( manages more than 125 other public assembly facilities around the world. Nearly 24-million people attended more than 15,000 events in Global Spectrum venues last year. Based in Philadelphia, PA, Global Spectrum is part of Comcast-Spectacor, one of the world’s largest sports and entertainment companies. Comcast-Spectacor, which operates in 48 of the 50 United States, also owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, Ovations Food Services, a food and beverage services provider, Paciolan, the leading provider of venue establishment ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions, a commercial rights sales company, and Flyers Skate Zone, a series of community ice skating rinks.

About the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA) and

The only agency of its kind nationwide, the CRDA has used Atlantic City casino reinvestments as a catalyst for meaningful, positive improvement in the lives of New Jersey residents, investing nearly $2 billion in more than 400 projects statewide since 1984. Under the 2011 Tourism District Act, CRDA’s mission evolved from statewide projects to becoming the state’s key economic development agency for Atlantic City. CRDA responsibilities expanded to include land use regulation, clean and safe initiatives, tourism marketing, ownership and oversight of the Atlantic City Convention Center and Boardwalk Hall, and partnership with the Atlantic City Alliance to brand and market Atlantic City. The former ACCVA, now a division of CRDA, is the first destination marketing organization in New Jersey to achieve prestigious Destination Marketing Accreditation by the Destination Marketing Association International.

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