SOURCE: Atlantic City Hilton and Resorts Atlantic City

August 03, 2006 15:34 ET

Atlantic City Hilton and Resorts Atlantic City Present Peter Nero and the Philly Pops With a Spectacular Fireworks Display at Bernie Robbins Stadium

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 3, 2006 --The Atlantic City Hilton and Resorts Atlantic City present Peter Nero and the Philly Pops in a Labor Day celebration complete with an outdoor concert for all ages and a spectacular fireworks display. The festivities will be held on Saturday, September 2, 2006 at Bernie Robbins Stadium, home of the Atlantic City Surf.

"We're throwing an unbelievable Labor Day Weekend party and we're inviting everyone to join in the celebration," said Phil Juliano, Regional Senior Vice President of Marketing for Hilton and Resorts. "There's no better way to end the summer than listening to the majestic music of Peter Nero and the Philly Pops and enjoying a spectacular fireworks display against the backdrop of the Atlantic City skyline."

Peter Nero and the Philly Pops was founded in 1979 under the leadership of two-time Grammy Award-winning pianist, conductor and performer Peter Nero. As founding music director, Nero has developed an innovative program blending all musical genres. One of America's premier pops orchestras and a significant part of Philadelphia's cultural scene, the Pops' concerts run the gamut from great classics to modern-day hits, big band to Broadway tunes, ragtime to rock 'n' roll. Peter Nero captivates his audience with a high-energy performance and upbeat interaction with the crowd.

Peter Nero and the Philly Pops will perform on Saturday, September 2 at 8pm. Ticket prices are $50, $25, $15 for adults and half-price for children ages 12 and under. Tickets can be purchased online at www.acsurf.com, via telephone at 609-344-7873 (between 9am and 5pm) or by visiting the Bernie Robbins Stadium Ticket Booth.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:

    Atlantic City Hilton/Resorts Atlantic City
    Marc DeLeo
    Jenna Dearth
    609.236.4706

    Brian Cahill
    Alicia Trombley
    609.340.6432

    Bernie Robbins Stadium
    Chuck Betson
    609.348.5071