The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, N.J. has historically been a destination for the LGBT community on the East Coast and beyond. With concerts and events geared towards the community year round, as well as their patented OUT at Borgata brand, this organization works closely with the community to ensure both great entertainment and consistent visibility They have also been a sponsor of the Greater Philadelphia Human Rights Gala and this past year, MGM Resorts was named one of the “Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality.” for the eighth consecutive year.
Their newest entry into nightlife is the all new Level One Cocktail Bar & Lounge, which joins Borgata Nightlife’s roster as an intimate venue for high-end gaming, entertainment, and innovative cocktails. This will truly be the place to see and be seen before and after a night out in Atlantic City, Level One showcases a one-of-a-kind cocktail menu by master mixologist Craig Schoettler. Connected to Moneyline through an escalated corridor, you’ll definitely know you’re in Level One: Peacock greens, copper, and cork-inspired wall coverings greet guests. Featuring glass link chandeliers over four blackjack tables, Level One offers customizable seating with lounge chairs, sofas, and ottomans for private groups.
Just steps away from Premier Nightclub, Level One features table service packages with live music and DJ entertainment scheduled throughout the week. On game nights, the lounge offers guests an exclusive viewing experience to Moneyline Bar & Book with the added ability to play blackjack as they take in the event!
Designed by Nelson Worldwide with the sports enthusiast in-mind, guests are welcomed into Moneyline Bar & Book by a 40-foot wide by 11.5-foot tall LED video wall with 17 additional 98-inch and 86-inch displays surrounding the 8,000-square-foot venue. A 35-foot-long bar with 19 built-in slot machines centers Moneyline under a distinctive light feature inspired by a coach’s playbook. Guests can grab a seat at the bar in a flex-back gaming stool or choose one of several high-top tables with device-charging capabilities, plush U-shaped booths, or elevate their experience with banquette seating in the VIP lounge. In addition to six betting windows, guests may place their bet at one of Moneyline’s interactive sports betting kiosks.
Much more than a sports book, Moneyline will serve as Borgata’s newest destination bar complete with a dining program by Executive Chef Tom Biglan featuring mouth-watering items like Braised-Sirloin Chili, Giant Bavarian Pretzel with Stone Ground Mustard, Fried Fish Tacos, and the signature Moneyline Burger. The menu will be complemented by a 24-tap craft beer list, nightly entertainment and signature programming that offers something for everyone.
Liza Constandino, Director of Communications, exclusively tells me “We are excited to add Level One Cocktail Bar & Lounge to our unique brand of nightlife, and we are looking forward to welcoming our OUT at Borgata family to enjoy not only the expert mixology, but several LGBTQ events that we plan to announce in the near future”
Both Moneyline & Level One Cocktail Bar & Lounge Open June 29th
(Art Courtesy Of Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa)