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Tropicana Atlantic City Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month

For Immediate Release

Mon, Sep 30, 2019

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Ashley O’Brikis

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aobrikis@tropicana.net

Tropicana Atlantic City offers support to Gilda’s Club South Jersey and The American Cancer Society during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (September 30, 2019) – October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Tropicana is joining the cause by going pink and hosting promotions to increase awareness and benefit The American Cancer Society and Gilda’s Club South Jersey.

Real Men Wear Pink

Jason Gregorec, General Manager, Tropicana Atlantic City, is leading Tropicana’s efforts through his participation in the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink campaign. Through the campaign, male community leaders around the nation use the power of pink to raise awareness and money for the American Cancer Society's breast cancer initiatives, including innovative research, patient services, and education around screenings and risk reduction.

Gregorec will wear pink during the entire month of October as he raises awareness and funds for breast cancer. Tropicana Executives and Team Members will join Gregorec in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Ocean City on Sunday, October 13.

“Breast cancer affects everyone — it doesn't matter if you are a man or a woman. That is why I'm stepping up to help make a difference in our community and fight breast cancer with all I have,” said Gregorec. “Most people know someone who has been touched by cancer and any opportunity to help change this, I will support.”

Throughout the month, Tropicana will also “go pink,” with pink lights on the property’s exterior, including the cupola atop the Havana Tower, as well as every Tropicana fountain, in support of the thousands of brave women in the region who have battled breast cancer. Tropicana will donate all coins tossed in the fountain during October to the American Cancer Society. Guests, visitors and employees will also see breast cancer awareness messages displayed on Tropicana’s iconic Multimedia Light and Sound Show located on the Atlantic City Boardwalk.

Chelsea Five Gastropub’s “Build-A-Gilda-Burger”

Chelsea Five Gastropub’s October Burger of the Month, “Build-A-Gilda-Burger,” will support the Gilda’s Club of South Jersey, an organization whose mission is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action and sustained by community. Chelsea Five will donate $1 to Gilda’s Club with every purchase of the October Burger.

The promotion offers patrons the opportunity to build a custom burger for $17. The Build-A-Gilda-Burger features a signature 8-ounce house patty, served with lettuce, tomatoes, Chelsea Five fries and option to add on three toppings of your choice to the burger. Toppings include American cheese, Provolone cheese, Swiss cheese, Cheddar cheese, Asiago cheese, Mozzarella cheese, sautéed onions, sautéed mushrooms, avocado, crispy shallots, bacon, egg and pickled jalapeño.

A $12 Cranberry Kamikaze will also be available during the month of October. The featured cocktail consists of vodka, orange liqueur, freshly squeezed lime juice and a cranberry ice cube. For each beverage purchased, $1 will go to Gilda’s Club South Jersey.

Chelsea Five Gastropub is open Wednesday and Thursday from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Sunday from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more information about Chelsea Five Gastropub and Tropicana Atlantic City, please visit www.tropicana.net.

Tropicana’s Partner in Pink

Tito’s Vodka

Tropicana is partnering with Tito’s Vodka to donate $2 for every Tito’s cocktail sold on the casino floor and at 10 North, Boogie Nights, Chelsea Five Gastropub, Golden Dynasty, Olón, Okatshe, Tango’s and il Verdi throughout the month.

For more information about Gilda’s Club South Jersey, please visit https://www.gildasclubsouthjersey.org/


For more information about The American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink, please visit https://secure.acsevents.org/site/SPageServer?pagename=realmen_learn.

About Tropicana Atlantic City
Tropicana Atlantic City home of the Quarter, spans six city blocks and is situated steps from the Atlantic City boardwalk and beach. Boasting 2,400 luxurious rooms and suites in five hotel towers, Tropicana is one of New Jersey’s largest hotels. The 24-hour casino resort offers 2,300 Slot Machines, 18-Table Poker Room, 132 Table Games, 25 restaurants, 25 shops, 20 bars and lounges, 4 pools, 2 spas, the Tropicana Showroom, William Hill Sportsbook, an IMAX Theatre, AtlantiCare LifeCenter Fitness and over 122,000 square feet of meeting space.

Since 2013, Tropicana has completed an impressive $250 million in renovations across the sprawling property garnering national recognition including “Coolest Casinos in the World” by PopSugar, Cabana Five Bar & Pool Deck “No. 2 Best Hotel Pool” in the Nation by USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards and “Best Players Club” by Casino Player Magazine for four consecutive years. 

About Eldorado Resorts, Inc.

Eldorado Resorts is a leading casino entertainment company that owns and operates twenty-eight properties in thirteen states, including Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. In aggregate, Eldorado’s properties feature approximately 27,500 slot machines and VLTs and 800 table games, and over 12,500 hotel rooms.

Founded in 1973 in Reno, Eldorado has been dedicated to providing exceptional guest service, a dynamic gaming product, award-winning dining, exciting entertainment and premiere accommodations. Our extensive management experience and unwavering commitment to our team members, guests and shareholders have been the primary drivers of our strategic goals and success. We take pride in our reinvestment in our properties and the communities we support along with emphasizing our family-style approach in an effort to build loyalty among our team members and guests. We will continue to focus on the future growth and diversification of our company while maintaining our core values and striving for operational excellence. For more information, please visit www.eldoradoresorts.com.


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