First AC Casino

Resorts Casino was the first casino hotel inside of Atlantic City, and the first legal casino outside of Nevada. Before becoming Resorts International in 1968, the site was originally occupied by two three-story wooden Quaker rooming houses, The Chalfonte House and The Haddon House.

On May 26, 1978, with crowds of people lined up on the Boardwalk, Resorts International opened its doors for business.


• Built in 1868
• 1870 Boardwalk is built
• 1970 Major renovation
• 1978 Resorts International opens the first Casino ever in Atlantic City
• 2004 Rendezvous Tower is built
• 2010 Dennis Gomes & Morris Bailey purchase Resorts to rebuild the brand.

The Cat's Pajamas

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014
Superstar Theater
Every once in a while something special emerges onto the music scene and with the arrival of The Cat’s Pajamas, there is no doubt that this explosive 5-man vocal band is taking the world by storm. Forged out of funky beats and a strong a cappella background, The Cat’s Pajamas have toured internationally for the past 7 years wowing hundreds of thousands around the globe giving audiences the performance of a lifetime each night they take the stage.