The Showboat and Revel Casinos in Atlantic City shut their doors for the time that is final Labor Day week-end. (Image: CapitalOTC.com)
It was the end of the road for Revel and Showboat this as the two Atlantic City casinos closed their doors for good weekend. For gambling enterprises in this seaside resort town, Labor Day is generally a time that is celebratory of year. The original ‘end of summer’ in the United States, the three-day weekend must be a booming time for the newest Jersey gambling hub, as both gamblers and tourists will come to take pleasure from a three-day week-end and some great beach weather.
But also for these two casinos within the beleaguered city, this 12 months’s Labor Day week-end marked the curtain that is final. The Showboat Casino ended a run that is 27-year Atlantic City on Sunday, while the Revel began their two-day shutdown on Monday. The two closures brings the amount of gambling enterprises in the city down to nine, lots that will drop to eight when the Trump Plaza resort closes later this month.
Showboat Closed Despite Staying Successful
The Showboat Casino Hotel ended up being one of four casinos in Atlantic City owned by Caesars Entertainment (Bally’s Atlantic City, Caesars Atlantic City and Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City being the other three), and also for the business, which was just one too many within the market that is shrinking. They hope that closing one casino will ben Continue reading