Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall

Atlantic City, NJ - Arena

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Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall is a premier entertainment venue located in the heart of Atlantic City, New Jersey. Constructed in 1929, Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall is well known for its rich history and architectural marvels, like the world's most powerful pipe organ. The Hall has dazzled guests and residents of Atlantic City with legendary stage icons such as Elton John, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, and The Who. Boardwalk Hall also houses the Adrian Phillips Theater, located off the main concourse.

Venue Snapshot

Spectra Divisions

Food Services & Hospitality
Venue Management


2301 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Services Provided

  • Complete Venue Management Services
  • Spectra Food Services & Hospitality
  • Partnerships - Sponsorship Sales
  • Event Booking
  • Marketing
  • Concessions and Catering

Venue Facts

  • Capacity: 13,500 seats
  • 30 club seats in suite
  • Capacity: 360 concerts, end stage concert, hockey, basketball, theater

Notable Events & Accomplishments

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Notable Venue Information

  • Recognized as one of the top-grossing mid-sized arenas in North America by Billboard, Pollstar, and Venues Now

  • Food Services & Hospitality Promotions include specialty cocktails for each concert & dollar dog nights

  • Partnerships have branded concourse concession stands by working with local community restaurant groups

Recent Events Include

  • Twenty One Pilots

  • NJSIAA High School Basketball

  • Rod Stewart

  • UFC

  • PBR

  • Erykah Badu

  • Lynyrd Skynyrd

  • Kevin Hart

  • MAAC Conference Basketball Championship