Press Kit

Please use the links below to access the Meet AC Press Kit materials and stay up to date with everything that is happening in Atlantic City.

Stats and Facts

Located within a few hours' drive of nearly one-third of the nation's population and 20 percent of the country's business addresses; 60 miles from Philadelphia, 125 miles from New York and 175 miles from Washington, DC.

  • Number of hotel rooms: More than 17,500
  • Second largest gaming market in the United States
  • Number of casino resorts: Nine
  • Number of Sportsbooks: Nine
  • The first permanent Boardwalk was built in 1870 to keep sand off of hotel carpets
  • Beaches & Boardwalk: More than five miles of world-famous Boardwalk and FREE white sandy beaches
  • The Atlantic City Boardwalk has been named #1 in the U.S. by Fodor’s Travel
  • Citywide meeting, convention, and event space: 1.8 million square feet
  • Number of golf courses: 20 championship-caliber courses within a short 30-minute drive

Transportation:

  • Atlantic City International Airport is located 12 miles outside of Atlantic City and is serviced by Spirit Airlines.
  • Minnesota-based Sun Country Airlines will offer twice-weekly, seasonal flights from Atlantic City to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport starting May 1.
  • Philadelphia International Airport is located 60 miles from Atlantic City and is serviced by over 30 airlines.
  • Rail Terminal is provided by NJ TRANSIT and connected to the Atlantic City Convention Center.
  • Motorcoach Transportation is provided by NJ TRANSIT and Greyhound bus services.
  • Jitney Transportation is powered by compressed natural gas. This people mover runs throughout the city or can be tailored for a specific route for your event. $2.50/person/way
  • Boardwalk Tram Service: One way ticket costs $4.00/person, $2.00 for kids (under 12)
  • Rideshare: Cabs, Uber, Lyft

Download Stats and Facts Document Here

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What's New

Atlantic City is constantly changing and evolving, follow all the latest updates and developments…

Board Members

Sean Pattwell

Sean Pattwell Chairman

Executive Director of the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA)

Evan Sanchez

Evan Sanchez Treasurer

Entrepreneur

Laurel DeViney

Laurel DeViney Secretary

General Manager, Courtyard by Marriott Atlantic City

Sharon Pearce

Sharon Pearce Trustee

Director of Public Relations & Community Affairs, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

Meg Lewis

Meg Lewis Trustee

Executive Director Marketing/Bus Operations, Resorts Atlantic City

Jack Plackter

Jack Plackter Attorney at Law

Fox Rothschild LLP

Any media inquiries can be directed to:

Jessica Kasunich, Communications Manager
Meet AC
609.318.6062
jkasunich@meetac.com