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Atlantic City Update

Update on Openings


There’s nothing more important to us than the health and safety of our visitors. Under the direction of New Jersey Governor’s Restart and Recovery Commission, Atlantic City is taking a responsible approach to safety-protocols. Indoor dining is currently offered at 50% capacity. Maintaining abundant social distancing and the use of face coverings are required. For more information on casino health & safety plans click here.

What does this mean for Atlantic City?

See the list of Frequently Asked Questions below and find out how you can enjoy Atlantic City at this time:

  1. Are the hotels/casinos open?
    Casino resorts and hotels are open. For more information on health & safety plans click here. All short term rentals, and AirBnbs are open for occupancy. For more information on accommodations in Atlantic City please click here. For information on casinos & gaming click here.
  2. Are Atlantic City beaches open?
    Beaches are open for your enjoyment. Lifeguards are not on duty from September through May. For more information concerning beach access please click here.
  3. Is the Atlantic City Boardwalk open?
    Yes, the Boardwalk is open with some restrictions. Social distancing is required and we strongly encourage you to wear a mask. For more information concerning Boardwalk access please click here.
  4. Is a mask required on the beaches and boardwalk?
    While in public on the beach or Boardwalk, the State and City strongly encourage our residents and visitors to do so at all times.
  5. Are the bathrooms along the Boardwalk open?
    Public restrooms are closed for renovations and will reopen Memorial Day weekend.
  6. Are restaurants open for dining?
    Restaurants and bars are open for indoor dining with limited capacity, per the Governor's Executive Order which is currently at 50%. Outdoor dining, takeout and delivery are available where applicable. Please check with each establishment for more information. Click here for dining options in Atlantic City.
  7. Are the Tourist Information Centers open?
    No, the Boardwalk Information Center located at Boardwalk Hall remains closed at this time.
  8. Are the amusement parks and arcades open?
    Check with the amusement parks and arcades directly for hours of operation. Click here to explore fun attractions in Atlantic City.
  9. Are there opportunities for outdoor recreation?
    Seasonal charter fishing services, watercraft rental businesses, golf courses are open with social distancing measures in place. Click here for sports and outdoors options in Atlantic City.
  10. Are the Boardwalk stores and Outlet stores open?
    Retail shops are open for indoor shopping. Click here for places to shop in Atlantic City.

Please check with individual venues to confirm cancellations and updates to all local and regional events in the Greater Atlantic City area. Click here for the Atlantic City events calendar which is updated frequently.

For more information on safely enjoying Atlantic City Boardwalk and beaches please click here.

Follow this link for more information from the State of New Jersey regarding COVID-19: https://covid19.nj.gov/