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Hard Rock Casino Sign Signals Grand Opening Around the Corner

There is officially a new name on the former Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. On Friday, May 4th, the first Hard Rock sign lettering for the new resort was hoisted by crane and hung on the parking garage.

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10/12/2018

article Hard Rock AC Is Finally Getting A Sportsbook, Signaling Lifting Of NFL Restrictions
(Atlantic City) -- After watching six Atlantic City casinos launch sportsbook offerings ahead of it, Hard Rock AC finally seems ready to get into the game. Today, Hard...

10/11/2018

article Casino commission grants licenses for new Hard Rock executives
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s new picks for property president and senior vice president of marketing have received temporary license approval...

10/9/2018

article Hard Rock applies for casino licenses for new executives
(Atlantic City) -- Now that Hard Rock Hotel & Casino has appointed a new president, Joe Lupo, it needs to make sure that he can be licensed. The Atlantic City-based...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City Executive Shake Up Includes Fast Track for Casino Commission Requirements
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey’s Hard Rock Atlantic City is dotting its i’s and crossing t’s, getting all its ducks in line to move Tampa-based incoming...
article Hard Rock seeking casino licenses for president, marketing executive
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino has submitted applications to state gaming regulators requesting licenses and residency waivers for two senior level...

10/7/2018

article Hard Rock Pitches Female Empowerment With Japan Integrated Resort Bid
(Japan) -- Hard Rock International is taking a different approach than its competitors in trying to woo over Japanese officials for one of the three integrated resort...

10/5/2018

article Hard Rock AC To Welcome A New But Familiar Face As Casino President
(Atlantic City) -- The paint is barely dry at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and the former Trump Taj Mahal is going through a leadership change. Out is...

10/3/2018

article Hard Rock ups the ante on entertainment offerings in A.C. for winter, holidays
(Atlantic City) -- The faces may be changing at the top of the new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, but the commitment to a wide and varied entertainment...

10/2/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City President Replaced Just Months After Casino Opening
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Atlantic City President Matt Harkness will soon be out as the top executive of the Boardwalk casino resort just months after the former...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City installs Joe Lupo as new president
(Atlantic City) -- Casino operator Hard Rock International (HRI) has replaced the president of its new Atlantic City venue just a few months after the property opened...
press release Hard Rock International Collaborates With WhyHunger On New Bruce Springsteen Signature Series: Edition 36 Merchandise Collection
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International is partnering with WhyHunger to release the brand's latest limited-edition merchandise line on Oct. 2. The Bruce Springsteen...
press release Hayward Baker Provides Custom Solution for Florida Casino
(Florida) -- Over the course of a year, Hayward Baker (HBI) exceeded the client’s expectations by consistently completing all aspects of the work ahead of schedule...

10/1/2018

article Hard Rock casino replacing Atlantic City president
(Atlantic City) -- Less than three months after opening its doors to the public, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is making a leadership change. On Nov. 1, Matt Harkness,...

9/26/2018

press release Hard Rock and Scientific Games deepen relationship
(Florida) -- Global gaming, hospitality and entertainment giant Hard Rock International (HRI) has strengthened its existing Scientific Games Corporation alliance, with a...

9/20/2018

article Scientific Games confirms Hard Rock system details
(Atlantic City) -- The casino at the recently opened Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City is being powered by a comprehensive system and games package provided by...
press release Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Chooses Scientific Games Systems, Games For Opening
(Las Vegas) -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") announced that the newly-opened Hard Rock Hotel...

9/19/2018

article Drake lost nearly $200,000 gambling in Atlantic City, report says
(Atlantic City) -- Drake is reportedly down $200,000 after a trip to Atlantic City this weekend, where the Canadian rapper blew big bucks at the Hard Rock Hotel &...
article Rapper Drake Drops $200K Gambling at Hard Rock Atlantic City After Sold Out Gig
(Atlantic City) -- Superstar rap artist Drake lost almost $200,000 gambling at the Hard Rock Casino in Atlantic City early Sunday morning, according to sources on the...

9/17/2018

article Hard Rock car wash set to open this week
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City’s car wash will finally open this week. Part of the same lot that holds the Rocktane gas station and...

9/14/2018

press release New Amy Winehouse artwork revealed at Hard Rock Hotel London
(London) -- Despite its opening not being unveiled until Spring next year, Hard Rock Hotel London is fast becoming London’s most anticipated opening in 2019 as it...

9/12/2018

article Five Reasons to Stay at the New Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City opened in June, along Atlantic City’s famed Boardwalk. On 17 acres and with 2,000 guestrooms and...

9/7/2018

article Officials top out new Hard Rock structure
(Oklahoma) -- The clanking of steel and other construction sounds carried through the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa parking lot on Sept. 5 as Cherokee Nation and...

9/6/2018

article Topping off ceremony for Hard Rock Tulsa expansion
(Oklahoma) -- The first tribal casino in the Tulsa market to open ball and dice game tables to the public, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa celebrated its 65,000-...

9/5/2018

article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa tops off 65,000-square-foot expansion
(Oklahoma) -- Cherokee Nation’s regional gaming kingdom anchored today by the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino started with the opening of a bingo hall in 1993....

9/3/2018

article SPAJIC: More US states to regulate retail, online verticals for gambling
(USA) -- The key to serving and maintaining customers, as Hard Rock International’s Kresimir Spajic sees it, is to make it all easy. “We are trying to...

8/31/2018

article NFL Committee Decision Could Allow Hard Rock AC To Step Into NJ Sports Betting
(Atlantic City) -- As NJ sports betting continues to expand and explode, one noteworthy casino has stood to the side like a wallflower at the school dance. Thanks to a...

8/30/2018

article Guide to Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa | FOX23
(Oklahoma) -- As one of the area's most popular destinations, the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa has a lot to offer guests. Whether you're planning on an...

8/29/2018

press release All-Inclusive Hard Rock Hotels Say 'Goodbye' to Resort Credit; Introduce Fully All-Inclusive Concept
(Mexico) -- AIC Hotel Group — the hospitality powerhouse offering unmatched vacation experiences — is excited to announce that the all-inclusive Hard Rock...

8/28/2018

article Edwardsville development will include a touch of Hard Rock
(Kansas) -- Hard Rock is headed for Edwardsville. The developers of Village South said Monday that they plan to include a Hard Rock Hotel as part of the project....

8/23/2018

article Ball-and-dice games open at Hard Rock Tulsa
(Oklahoma) -- After getting the federal government’s approval on Aug. 17, the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa was the first casino in the state to offer ball-...

8/18/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City and Kindred Group Announce Agreement
(Atlantic City) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City announced they agreed to a deal with the Kindred Group to bring Kindred’s experience with Unibet...
article Kindred Partners with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- The new sports betting market across the US is or has prompted several online gambling groups to enter the market and offer their sports betting...

8/17/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City Now Has Another NJ Sports Betting Partner: Kindred Group
(Atlantic City) -- European company Kindred Group — the parent of the online gaming site and app Unibet — announced that it reached an agreement with Hard...
article Hard Rock partners with Malta-based online gambling operator
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is poised to become the latest entertainment venue to offer online sports betting. The resort on Friday...

8/16/2018

article Hard Rock Online Casino Goes “Live” With Live Dealer Games Powered By Evolution Gaming
(New Jersey) -- NJ online gambling industry newcomer Hard Rock Online Casino has pulled the trigger on its Live Dealer rollout, with the launch coming just one week...
article Hard Rock Cafe closing its doors at Union Station Thursday
(Missouri) -- After spending a considerable amount of time in downtown St. Louis, restaurant chain Hard Rock Cafe will be closing their doors for good Thursday evening....

8/14/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City’s debut outshines Ocean Resort Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City casinos had a solid month in July, driven by new venues, new products and a record online performance. According to the New Jersey...
article In The Battle Of New Atlantic City Casinos, Hard Rock Storms Out To An Early Lead
(Atlantic City) -- Paper may cover rock, but Hard Rock crushes Ocean. Or at least that’s the story so far in Atlantic City, where during the two new casinos first...
press release Hard Rock Atlantic City Partnering With Evolution Gaming, Entering Live Casino Fray
(New Jersey) -- First you learn the basic chords and how to strum them. Then gradually you expand your repertoire to include complex fingerpicking and eventually...

8/13/2018

article Hard Rock Casino Atlantic City to offer live casino gaming online
(Atlantic City) -- Live casino solutions provider Evolution Gaming has announced Hard Rock Hotel & Casino as its latest US licensee. The new Hard Rock Hotel &...

8/11/2018

article Hard Rock Casino Sets Sights Down Under
(Australia) -- Hard Rock International, the Casino Gaming and Hospitality company, apparently has the Australian Gold Coast in its sights as the next destination for its...

8/9/2018

article Hard Rock International Announces Commitment to Help 'Save the Planet' by Eliminating Plastic Straws at Properties Worldwide
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International (HRI) announced today the goal to eliminate plastic straws at properties worldwide effective September 1, 2018, in addition to...
article Evolution to power Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Live Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Evolution Gaming, leading provider of Live Casino solutions, has today announced Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City as its latest U.S....

8/7/2018

article Hard Rock International Interested in Australia’s Gold Coast
(Australia) -- Hard Rock International is reportedly interested in acquiring the second casino license for Australia’s Gold Coast. According to the Gold Coast...
article Photo gallery: Cowboy Caravan at Tulsa Hard Rock Casino
(Oklahoma) -- Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy and others addressed OSU fans Monday at Cowboy Caravan, hosted by The Joint at Hard Rock Casino in Catoosa.

8/6/2018

article Hard Rock planning integrated resort on Australia’s Gold Coast
(Australia) -- Hard Rock International wants a piece of Australia’s Gold Coast. The company has reportedly entered the race for the second Gold Coast casino...

8/5/2018

article Hard Rock International Ranked Among Best Employers for Women
(Florida) -- Forbes first-ever ranking of America’s best employers for women lists Hard Rock International as a leading employer of women in the Travel &...
article From Rock Hall to Hard Rock: Blondie drummer Clem Burke talks about band's past, present
(Florida) -- Blondie, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band, will perform Thursday, Aug. 9, at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. “We are looking...
press release Sightline Payments launches Connect+ at Hard Rock online casino
(Atlantic City) -- NRT Technology and Sightline Payments have announced that Hard Rock International has chosen Connect+ as the payment gateway for its recently launched...

8/4/2018

press release Hard Rock International Ranked Among Best Employers for Women; Forbes Names Company as a Leader in Travel & Leisure Category
(Florida) -- Forbes first-ever ranking of America's best employers for women lists Hard Rock International as a leading employer of women in the Travel & Leisure...

8/2/2018

article Ice Cube headlines Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe
(California) -- Stateline welcomes one of rap's finest this weekend by way of iconic performer Ice Cube. Ice Cube wrote notable lyrics for N.W.A. hits, including...

7/31/2018

article Hard Rock announces Irish hotel and hints at casino offering
(Ireland) -- Hard Rock International has announced its intention to enter the Irish hotel market with a four star, 120 room venue in Dublin.

7/30/2018

article Hard Rock Sioux City gaming revenue grew by 5 percent in last fiscal year
(Iowa) -- After a one-year dip, revenue at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City grew by 5 percent in the recently completed fiscal year. Betters left behind $80.9...

7/29/2018

article 'Technical issue' forces Hard Rock to cancel Pat Benatar
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City's newest hotel and casino has canceled a Pat Benatar concert minutes before the show was to start. An "unforeseen technical...

7/28/2018

article Hard Rock’s collection of memorabilia brings in a whole new type of vistitor
(Atlantic City) -- Robert Shapiro gazed in awe at a gold outfit worn by the late David Bowie on display at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. “Now I...

7/27/2018

article Pat Benatar's Hard Rock Atlantic City Concert Canceled Due to 'Technical Issue'
(Atlantic City) -- One of Atlantic City's newest hotels and casino has canceled a Pat Benatar concert minutes before the show was to start. An "unforeseen technical...

7/26/2018

article Local 54 'vindicated' with Hard Rock opening
(Atlantic City) -- When Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort closed for good in October 2016, two men shouldered the lion’s share of public scorn: property owner Carl...

7/25/2018

article Atlantic City meet Motor City: Hard Rock Casino launches Motown revue
(Atlantic City) -- It’s taken patience and a change of venue, but two Atlantic City casino executives have finally gotten their dream show out of the musing stages...

7/23/2018

article New contract in Hard Rock Casino strike, walk out continues at Gateway casinos
(British Columbia) -- Workers at the Hard Rock Casino in Metro Vancouver have voted in favour of a new contract, ending a 10-week strike. More than 400 employees of the...
article Kourtney Kardashian coming to Atlantic City to host Sugar Factory opening at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is keeping the ball rolling with major surprises since its grand opening last month, this time snagging...
press release SD Digital Announces the Launch with Hard Rock Hotel Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- The agreement deal gives the US operator instant access to SG Digital’s thousands of online gaming titles including new releases. Owner of Hard...

7/20/2018

article Looking At The Long-Term Roles For Hard Rock And Ocean Resort In AC
(Atlantic City) -- Three days doesn’t make a lifetime. But, in the case of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino, they certainly...

7/19/2018

press release Hard Rock International Appoints Mark Linduski As Director Of Licensing
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International – owner of one of the world's most-recognizable and iconic brands – announces the appointment of Mark Linduski as...

7/17/2018

article How does the Hard Rock Casino get its memorabilia?
(Atlantic City) -- The musical legacies of classic rock deities Eric Clapton and the Who’s Peter Townshend are well-chronicled and widely revered. But on the...
article Hard Rock International Amps Up Legendary Musical Status With Hotel Opening in Dublin
(Ireland) -- With a presence in more than 70 countries across the globe, Hard Rock International is expanding its hotel portfolio to Ireland, announcing plans to open...
article Plans in place for Ireland’s first ever Hard Rock Hotel with 120-bedroom music-themed set to open in 2020
(Ireland) -- Ireland is set to get its first ever Hard Rock Hotel, it has been announced. Plans are in place to build a 120 bedroom music-themed hotel on Lord Edward...

7/16/2018

article Hard Rock gas station officially opens
(Atlantic City) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City’s gas station, Rocktane, has officially opened, according to a press release from the casino. The...
article Hard Rock just opened Atlantic City's only casino-owned gas station, and it's huge
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Atlantic City just opened the doors to a gas station and convenience store, the only casino-owned fuel station in Atlantic City...
article The Hard Rock Fire Mountain Casino under construction in N. Calif.
(California) -- A Hard Rock casino project is now under construction by the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria in Northern California. “Together...

7/15/2018

article Hard Rock, Bet365 plan sports betting in New Jersey
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock has signed a deal with a British online gambling company to offer sports betting as soon as the arrangement is approved by New Jersey...
article Hard Rock casino and resort announced for rural Northern California county
(California) -- The Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria has started construction on a new Hard Rock casino project located near Wheatland’s Toyota...

7/14/2018

article Hard Rock International Teams Up with Indian Tribe for Yuba County Casino
(California) -- Native American tribes are constantly looking for ways in which they can develop their operation and one of the business approaches they are well-known...
article Yuba County casino one step closer to reality
(California) -- A recent announcement may mean plans could move forward for a new Indian Casino in Yuba County. Enterprise Rancheria has partnered with Hard Rock...

7/13/2018

press release Hard Rock, Bet365 plan sports betting in New Jersey
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock has signed a deal with a British online gambling company to offer sports betting as soon as the arrangement is approved by New Jersey...

7/12/2018

article Michael Jackson's glove, Elvis' car among memorabilia at Atlantic City's Hard Rock Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Elvis Presley’s Rolls Royce, the suits the Beatles wore on their first tour of America, Bruce Springsteen’s sleeveless faded denim jacket...

7/10/2018

article Hard Rock casino and Bet365 form partnership to be N.J.'s 5th sports-betting site
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock has signed a partnership with Bet365 to offer sports betting at its new casino on the Atlantic City Boardwalk as soon as it receives...
article Hard Rock casino awaits sports betting approval
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock has signed a deal with a British online gambling company to offer sports betting as soon as the arrangement is approved by New Jersey...
article Hard Rock Partners with Bet365 to Offer Sports Betting
(Atlantic City) -- One of Atlantic City's newest casinos has plans to begin offering sports betting. Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City has signed a deal with...
article Panel seeks to build bridges with tribal communities
(South Dakota) -- When Mark Vargo was in college, he heard a phrase during a history course that sent chills up his spine. "Kill the Indian, save the man,"...
article Hard Rock to end through traffic on Pearl Street block for safety, more parking
(Iowa) -- The city plans to shut down through traffic in the 300 block of Pearl Street to increase safety for pedestrians at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and to...

7/9/2018

article Topping-off ceremony held for Hard Rock's new guitar tower in Hollywood
(Florida) -- Monday marked a significant milestone in the expansion project for the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood.
article With last beam in place, Hollywood Hard Rock's guitar-shaped hotel is almost finished
(Florida) -- It has gone up in a few quick beats, the concrete and metal beams curving into an unmistakable shape. Yeah, that's a guitar all right.
article A Closer Look At Bet365’s Entry Into US Sports Betting Via New Jersey
(New Jersey) -- Last week, PlayNJ caught wind of a New Jersey sports betting partnership between Hard Rock Atlantic City and Bet365.
article 'It's Gonna Put Us On The Map': Seminole Hard Rock Tops Off Giant Guitar-Shaped Hotel In Hollywood
(Florida) -- Hundreds of Seminole Tribe members and construction workers cheered as the final piece of steel was placed on top of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel &...
press release Seminole Hard Rock celebrates $1.5 billion expansion
(Florida) -- The South Florida skyline is changing in a big way as the $1.5 billion expansion project currently underway at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino...
article Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood tops off guitar-shaped hotel
(Florida) -- Amid the cheers of hundreds of tribe members, construction workers and other visitors, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood on Monday topped...
article Topped out: Hard Rock Hollywood hoists final guitar tower girder
(Florida) -- The $1.5 billion expansion underway at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood celebrated a milestone Monday with a “topping out” of...
article With last beam in place, Hollywood Hard Rock's guitar-shaped hotel is almost finished
(Florida) -- It has gone up in a few quick beats, the concrete and metal beams curving into an unmistakable shape. Yeah, that's a guitar all right. Massive at 450...

7/8/2018

article Hard Rock GM: Sioux City casino would add sports betting if Iowa permits it
(Iowa) -- If Iowa regulators decide to legalize sports betting, the new general manager of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City wants in on the action. Jim Franke...

7/7/2018

article Elvis, Beatles memorabilia items on display at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Elvis Presley's Rolls Royce, the suits the Beatles wore on their first tour of America, Bruce Springsteen's sleeveless faded denim jacket and...
article Reopened Atlantic City Casino Quickly Launches Real-Money Gambling Site
(Atlantic City) -- The casino formerly known as the Trump Taj Mahal is taking bets over the internet. Reopening late last month as Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic...

7/6/2018

article Hard Rock to bring sports betting to N.J. with U.K. online gambling company Bet365
(Atlantic City) -- More sports betting companies are entering the Atlantic City game. Officials of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino reportedly struck a deal with United...
article Aida Rashid has been appointed Director of Business Development at Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast
(Malaysia) -- Aida has more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry. She possesses a solid track record in Sales & Marketing, having worked with the...

7/5/2018

article Bet365 Will Be A Skin; Hard Rock’s Sports Betting Provider Still Not Announced
(Atlantic City) -- NJ online sports betting operators are officially on edge, thanks to a letter recently made public by the Division of Gaming Enforcement that...
article We stayed at the Hard Rock Casino (with Fetty Wap): Full review of Atlantic City's new hotel
(Atlantic City) -- There are two brand spanking new casinos in town, but only one has a giant guitar out front and cool music memorabilia on every wall: Welcome to the...

7/4/2018

article Hard Rock casino launches online gambling site
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey's thriving internet gambling market is expanding. The Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City went live with its internet gambling operation...
article Hard Rock International prepares to open Tomakomai office
(Japan) -- Hard Rock International, a casino operator based in the United States, has set their sites on Japan, preparing to open an office in Tomakomai, to be a...

7/3/2018

article Bet365 Strikes A Deal With Hard Rock Atlantic City For NJ Sports Betting
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Atlantic City and bet365 Group are partnering up for NJ sports betting. According to a correspondence published on the website of the NJ...
article Hard Rock to open Tomakomai office in Sept: exec
(Japan) -- U.S.-based casino operator and hospitality group Hard Rock International Inc is aiming to open its office in Tomakomai, in Japan’s Hokkaido prefecture,...
article 'SNL' alum Jon Lovitz heads to Hard Rock for a night of laughs
(Atlantic City) -- Jon Lovitz has carved an interesting career path. Once the darling of the late ’80s cast of “Saturday Night Live” that included Dana...

7/2/2018

article NJ Online Gambling Market Grows By One With Debut Of Hard Rock Online Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Atlantic City’s hotel and gambling floor weren’t the only grand openings this past Thursday. Hard Rock also quietly launched its...

6/30/2018

article Hard Rock still (distantly) eyes New Jersey casino near NYC
(Atlantic City) -- Even after spending a half-billion dollars on an Atlantic City casino, Hard Rock still hopes to build one in northern New Jersey near New York City...
article Out with the old: Hard Rock gives the Trump Taj Mahal a $500MILLION makeover
(Atlantic City) -- When the Taj Mahal casino opened in Atlantic City in 1990, owner Donald Trump called it the 'eighth wonder of the world'. Its towers and...
article Carrie Underwood opens the new Hard Rock on comeback weekend in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Everything dies, baby that’s a fact. But maybe everything that dies someday comes back? Those lyrics from Bruce Springsteen‘s “...

6/29/2018

article Casino Comeback: 'Atlantic City's Best Days Are In Front Of It'
(Atlantic City) -- Legendary gambling destination Atlantic City, N.J. is trying to re-make itself into a place where you can do more: attend a convention, see a show,...
article Hard Rock Comes to Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Jack Morris Hard Rock Co-Partner Chief Executive Officer Edgewood Properties Discussing the launch of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic...
article LOOK: $500 million later, Hard Rock makes its Atlantic City debut
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City looks a lot different than it did a year ago – and one property in particular, the new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City...
article New Hard Rock Casino gives Atlantic City a hot hand
(Atlantic City) -- If you haven't been to Atlantic City lately, you might assume that the storied resort's luck might have finally run out. Five casinos –...
article ‘What A Day!’: Hard Rock, Ocean Resort Give Atlantic City A Party To Remember
(Atlantic City) -- In case you’ve been living under a rock, Atlantic City threw a great, big party yesterday. Exit all references to Trump Taj Mahal and Revel...
article Hard Rock Opened More Than It’s Atlantic City Casino Yesterday
(Atlantic City) -- Yesterday, all eyes were on Atlantic City as Hard Rock Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino open its doors and began the weekend with the biggest...
article His car was urinated on; it took two years for Hard Rock casino to apologize
(Florida) -- Denis Lawson says he came back from a few hours of gambling with his wife to find urine covering his car in a parking garage at the Seminole Hard Rock...

6/28/2018

article Guitars Smash as the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Holds Grand Opening in A.C.
(Atlantic City) -- Eight months and many hours of work transforming what was once the Trump Taj Mahal have led up to this very day, the day Hard Rock Hotel & Casino...
article Hard Rock hopes to bring Vegas sensibilities to Atlantic City, NJ with its new casino
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock International Chairman Jim Allen hopes to bring Las Vegas sensibilities to stuggling Atlantic City, New Jersey with their new casino, which...
article Smashing debut for Atlantic City Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City opened its doors Thursday with a guitar smash that would have made Pete Townshend proud. The much-...

6/27/2018

article Everything You Need To Know About The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Opening
(Atlantic City) -- This Thursday promises to be unlike any other day in recent Atlantic City memory, as not one, but two new casinos will open their doors to the public...

6/26/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City Will Open With A Guitar Smash But Not Sports Betting
(Atlantic City) -- You won’t be able to bet on the New York Yankees to win the World Series at Hard Rock Atlantic City when the property opens June 28. Or, any...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City Will Open Without Sportsbetting For The Moment
(Atlantic City) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City will open Thursday without a sportsbook. While other casinos in the area have been scrambling to...
article Hold The Phone: Hard Rock Atlantic City Could Be Nearing A Deal For Sportsbook
(Atlantic City) -- Perhaps sports betting is on its way to Hard Rock Atlantic City after all. In an interview with the New York Times, Jim Allen, chief executive of Hard...

6/25/2018

article Hard Rock A.C. will not offer sports betting opening day
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is punting on sports betting for now, which opens the door for Ocean Resort Casino to take the ball and run when the two...

6/24/2018

article Catholic Blessings and Guitar Smashing, Everything You Need to Know About Two Atlantic City Casino Re-openings
(Atlantic City) -- When four of Atlantic City's 12 casinos shut down in 2014 and a fifth followed two years later, it seemed to many that the city's gambling...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City 60-foot guitar arrives
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is one step closer to being ready to open its doors to the public on June 28. A 60-foot guitar, brought in as two pieces...
article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City: Music, Music, Music
(Atlantic City) -- When you attend Thursday’s opening of Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Hotel & Casino you can hit 2,100 slot machines and 120 gaming tables,...

6/23/2018

article Hard Rock International involved in casino site
(California) -- The Enterprise Development Authority, an agency of the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria, has plans to issue $440 million in...
article Hard Rock involved in Oroville tribe’s Yuba casino plan
(California) -- The Enterprise Development Authority, an agency of the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of Oroville’s Enterprise Rancheria, has plans to issue $440 million...
article Hard Rock gets a 60-foot guitar, plus find out who's The Press Athlete of the Year
(Atlantic City) -- There may be an isolated thunderstorm on Sunday evening, but it will be warm. Plus, hazy, hot and humid weather is on the way. Check out Joe Martucci...

6/22/2018

article Hard Rock reacts to sports betting coming soon
(Mississippi) -- In one month's time, sports betting across Mississippi and casinos on the coast are ready, saying the affects of the recent change will have a major...
article Hard Rock Guitar Goes Up with Minor Misspelling Before Being Fixed
(Atlantic City) -- With less than a week to go before the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City opens its doors, officials were sent scrambling to fix a little...

6/21/2018

article While Ocean Resort revels in its sportsbook, the Hard Rock is silent
(Atlantic City) -- Two new casinos are opening up in Atlantic City next week. At the Ocean Resort, where the Revel used to be, they are crowing about sportsbook. It...
article Hard Rock may have spent $500M, but its really big guitar has a really bad mistake
(Atlantic City) -- There's a big mistake on the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's really big guitar. Look, as commenters like to point out, our site is no stranger...
article New Hard Rock sign lacks RHYTHEM after typo corrected
(Atlantic City) -- With less than a week until the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City opens, crews continue installing signs and seeing to last-minute details....
article Pitbull dazzles at opening of new bar at Hard Rock Casino Biloxi
(Mississippi) -- He already talked about his new venture in Biloxi on “Good Morning America” and to his millions of followers of social media, but Armando...
article Kiy appointed vice president, operations, at Hard Rock International
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International has announced the appointment of Graham Kiy as area vice president of operations, hotels, in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. His...

6/18/2018

article Candy emporium to open in place of Hard Rock Cafe St. Louis
(Missouri) -- The Hard Rock Cafe St. Louis, located at 1820 Market St. near Union Station, will close its doors Aug. 16, while leaving open the possibility of returning...
article Here's what's replacing Hard Rock St. Louis in Union Station
(Missouri) -- Employees of the Hard Rock Cafe in St. Louis are still answering the phone with "How can I rock your world?" But the 20-year-old restaurant is...

6/17/2018

article Hard Rock to open Tomakomai office
(Japan) -- Hard Rock Japan is preparing to open an office in Tomakomai, Hokkaido, in August or September, a further signal that the Orlando, Florida, based operator is...
article WWE Live returning to Atlantic City at Hard Rock in August
(Atlantic City) -- The WWE is coming back to Atlantic City this summer. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, which is scheduled to open June 28, will host a WWE...

6/16/2018

article Get Ready For The 2018 Seminole Hard Rock Poker This August
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) will celebrate the sixth season of highly anticipated tournament play at South Florida’s iconic...
article Arts Scene: "Sovereignty" to be performed at Hard Rock Casino
(Oklahoma) -- Tulsa playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle’s play “Sovereignty,” which debuted earlier this year at the Arena Stage in Washington, D.C., will be...

6/15/2018

article A year of free music coming to new Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Can't make it to Carrie Underwood's opening performance at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino? Don't sweat it -- there will be 364 more days...
press release Hard Rock Atlantic City launches 365 Live
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is set to launch 365 Live – live performances every day for the entire year – during its...

6/13/2018

article Hard Rock remodel to close part of the Boardwalk Saturday
(Atlantic City) -- As the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino continues to prepare for their June 28th opening, construction will close a portion of the Atlantic City Boardwalk...
article Taj mainstays Scores and Robert's Steakhouse to reopen at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Bob Gans and Mark Yackow stepped into a pair of time capsules of their own creation recently and discovered things really hadn’t changed that...
article Hard Rock to pay €2 million of the €300 million new development will cost
(Malta) -- Giant global hospitality chain Hard Rock will pay just €2 million of the €300 million the new St George’s Bay development will cost, the Times...

6/11/2018

article Hard Rock Casino is Upping the Ante in AC
(Atlantic City) -- Joe Jingoli is excited. “Everything is going just like we hoped,” says the Trenton-bred developer as he ponders the transformation of what...
article New Seminole Hard Rock Casino Taking Shape, Big Poker Part of Design (Video)
(Atlantic City) -- Just three months after construction began, the new Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, is taking shape, and people are...

6/8/2018

article Third consecutive loss for Hard Rock Café Copenhagen
(Denmark) -- Hard Rock Café Copenhagen made a loss of 10.8 million kroner in 2017 – the third consecutive year it has finished in the red. A report in BT suggests...
article Access gala will go ahead despite Hard Rock strike
(British Columbia) -- A gala fundraising event in support of vulnerable Tri-Cities youth will not be impacted by a strike at the Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam after an...

6/7/2018

press release Hard Rock Cafe, Niagara Falls USA, celebrates 47th birthday with 71-cent Legendary Burgers
(New York) -- It all started with two music-loving Americans who just wanted to find a good burger while living in London. Hard Rock's founders had a vision to combine...

6/6/2018

article Unlike Its Casino Neighbors, Hard Rock Atlantic City Is All Quiet On The Sportsbook Front
(Atlantic City) -- Don’t bet on an opening-day sportsbook at Hard Rock Atlantic City just yet. While there’s little doubt that the iconic newcomer will open...

6/5/2018

article New signage arrives at Hard Rock A.C.
(Atlantic City) -- New signage has arrived at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. Workers began putting signs up this week and will continue through Saturday,...

6/4/2018

article Hard Rock NFL Partnership Might Keep Its Atlantic City Casino on Sports Betting Sidelines
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock International is readying to open its Atlantic City casino later this month, but the company’s partnership with the NFL might prevent...
article Tampa's Hard Rock Casino, already one of the largest in the world, just announced its largest expansion ever
(Florida) -- With more than 4,000 slot machines and 125 table games, the Seminole Hard Rock Casino Tampa is already one of the largest casinos in the world, but a new $...

6/2/2018

article More Hard Rock signage to be installed next week
(Atlantic City) -- Logos and lettering will soon be installed on north and south towers of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, as it prepares for its grand...
article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino tapped for ACM Award
(Oklahoma) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa has been nominated for Casino of the Year - Small Capacity in the 53rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.

6/1/2018

article Hard Rock's NFL partnership may restrict sports betting at its AC casino
(Atlantic City) -- With lawmakers in Trenton vowing to work swiftly on legislation to regulate and tax sports wagering, nearly all of the state’s casinos and...
article Trump-era steak joint, strip club return to Hard Rock Casino
(Atlantic City) -- The Trump name is gone from the city's Hard Rock Casino, but some popular nightspots from the days when it was the Trump Taj Mahal will be back...

5/29/2018

article Tulsa Hard Rock nominated by ACM as casino of year
(Oklahoma) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa has been nominated for Casino of the Year (small capacity) for the 53rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
article Hard Rock and Atlantic City beach patrol launch custom lifeboats
(Atlantic City) -- Lifeguards and Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City kicked off summer Monday by partnering with the Atlantic City Beach Patrol and commissioning...

5/28/2018

article Hard Rock approved in Catalonia
(Spain) -- Hard Rock International can begin construction on one of the largest casinos in Europe after the Catalonian government approved the €2 billion Hard Rock...

5/25/2018

article Hard Rock International’s Spanish casino project gets green light
(Spain) -- US casino operator Hard Rock International (HRI) has been given the green light to proceed with its integrated resort project in Spain’s Catalan region...
article Hard Rock Cafe Nashville Announces 2018 CMA Fest Live Music Stage
(Tennessee) -- During the 47 th Annual CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville, Hard Rock Caf invites music lovers from all around the world to enjoy free live...

5/24/2018

article Seven Things To Expect At Hard Rock Atlantic City When It Opens Its Doors June 28
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City is busy preparing for a summer that will not soon be forgotten. June 28 marks the grand opening of two of the five recently shuttered...

5/23/2018

article Hard Rock Cafe Nashville Announces 2018 CMA Fest Live Music Stage
(Tennessee) -- During the 47th Annual CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville, Hard Rock Café invites music lovers from all around the world to enjoy free live...
article Hard Rock Rocksino serving 71-cent hamburgers for Hard Rock Cafe birthday
(Ohio) -- They say there is no such thing as a free lunch. But there is a 71-cent lunch. On Thursday, June 14, the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park is serving 71-cent...

5/22/2018

article Just Weeks To Go Until The Official Opening Of The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino In Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Last April, CEO of Hard Rock International said that on the 28th of June 2018 The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will have its grand opening after a...
article Prince's property to be auctioned off at Hard Rock Cafe 2 years after his death
(New York) -- Prince remains as popular as ever two years after his death, and proof of that can be found in Times Square, where items belonging to the late star will be...

5/21/2018

article Contrary To Old Taj Mahal, Poker Room Will Be Missing At Hard Rock Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- If you have dreams of taking your bankroll to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and making a big run in poker, you’ll have to adjust...

5/20/2018

article At 40, are Atlantic City casinos healing or courting danger?
(New Jersey) -- Having lost five of its 12 casinos over the past four years, Atlantic City will mark its 40th anniversary of casino gambling by reopening two of those...

5/18/2018

article Hard Rock Online Casino Preview
(New Jersey) -- Get your Fenders out and start brushing up on your scales, because one of the most recognizable restaurant, hotel and casino brands the world over is...

5/16/2018

article Tourism Experts Optimistic on Atlantic City Future, Hard Rock Expected to Attract New Visitors
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City is embarking on perhaps its most critical summer in recent memory. The gambling capital of the East Coast is to become a nine-casino...
article First look at London’s new Hard Rock Hotel – a former haunt of Jimi Hendrix
(London) -- Hard Rock have given a first look at what their first London hotel – set to open in spring 2019 – will look like. The property on the corner of...

5/14/2018

article Christina Aguilera coming in September to the Hard Rock in A.C.
(Atlantic City) -- Six-time Grammy Award winner Christina Aguilera will come to Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena Sept. 28 on her North American Liberation Tour.

5/13/2018

article Hard Rock Casino Vancouver Remains Open Despite Workers’ Strike
(Vancouver) -- Following months of negotiations over their new collective agreement with casino management, workers at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver announced a strike on...
article Casino key licenses may soon be available to drug court grads
(Atlantic City) -- Recovery court graduates may soon be eligible for casino key employee licenses under a recently introduced bipartisan state bill. State Sens. Chris...

5/12/2018

article Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez Set for Saturday, August 4 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Televised Live on HBO World Championship Boxing®
(Atlantic City) -- Two-time light heavyweight world champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (32-2-1, 28 KOs) puts his WBO Light Heavyweight World Title on the line...

5/10/2018

article First look inside at the Hard Rock casino, Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal replacement
(Atlantic City) -- The highly anticipated opening of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City is set for June 28. Taking over the former Trump Taj Mahal, the...
article Hard Rock Granted Casino License in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Davie-based Hard Rock Cafe International Inc. had an easy time with New Jersey gambling regulators on Wednesday, gaining a license to reopen a casino...
article S. Jersey's Bernie Robbins Jewelers to open in A.C. Hard Rock casino
(Atlantic City) -- One of the bright spots in Atlantic City's casino industry will shine bright like a diamond after South Jersey's Bernie Robbins Jewelers opens...

5/9/2018

article Hard Rock approved for casino license
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock is ready to roll after clearing its last major hurdle before opening the doors to the public on June 28. The Casino Control Commission...
article Hard Rock Atlantic City casino granted gaming license
(Atlantic City) -- In the day’s least surprising news, casino operator Hard Rock International (HRI) has been officially cleared to land in Atlantic City. On...
article Hard Rock wins crucial casino approval just weeks before Atlantic City opening
(Atlantic City) -- The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City landed a key approval Wednesday ahead of its June grand opening with the decision to grant the venue a...
article Atlantic City Hard Rock announces its first concerts
(Atlantic City) -- Someday they'll be the answer to a trivia question. Carrie Underwood and Pitbull will be the first two musical performers at the new Hard Rock...
article Here's who will perform during Hard Rock's opening weekend
(Atlantic City) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino announced Wednesday that artists Carrie Underwood and Pitbull will perform during the casino’s opening weekend in...
article Female Staff of Hard Rock Café Made to Wear Dresses
(Iceland) -- Female staff of Hard Rock Café in downtown Reykjavík have been told that they need to wear dresses instead of shirts and trousers, like their male workmates...

5/8/2018

article Hard Rock seeks casino license in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey gambling regulators are expected to decide whether to grant a casino license to the new Hard Rock property. The Casino Control Commission...
article Ocean Resort Casino to Ride Hard Rock Wave, Announces Same June 28 Opening Date
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Resort Casino is opening June 28, the same day as Hard Rock, in what’s likely to become Atlantic City’s unofficial start to the 2018...

5/7/2018

article Hard Rock Casino Sign Signals Grand Opening Around the Corner
(Atlantic City) -- There is officially a new name on the former Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. On Friday, May 4th, the first Hard Rock sign lettering for the new...
article It's deuces wild as 2 new Atlantic City casinos are opening on same day
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Resort Casino officially announced on Monday its grand opening date after rumors swirled that the Atlantic City resort may open the same day as...
article Seminole Tribe hires 3,500 people for Hard Rock Casino in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- The Seminole Tribe is making major progress as the opening of its Hard Rock gaming and entertainment facility in New Jersey approaches. Leonard...

5/6/2018

article Former Trump casino rebranded for Atlantic City reopening
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City's Hard Rock Casino is staffing up before its opening next month. The casino formerly known as the Trump Taj Mahal hired its 3,000th...

5/4/2018

article Hard Rock Atlantic City puts up signs, casino license hearing scheduled
(Atlantic City) -- All signs are pointing to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino hitting its goal of opening to the public on June 28. On Friday, the first signage identifying...
article Hard Rock signs go up on Atlantic City casino
(Atlantic City) -- For the first time since it opened in 1990, there's a name other than "Trump" on the casino that America's current president opened...
article Ottawa’s Hard Rock Casino Clears Major Hurdle Toward $318-million Expansion
(Ottawa) -- It isn’t the final roadblock that needs to be cleared, but it’s a big one. Ottawa’s Hard Rock Casino is one step closer to a moving ahead...

5/3/2018

article Hard Rock celebrates 3,000th hire for Atlantic City casino
(Atlantic City) -- In preparation for its June 28 opening, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City has reportedly hired 3,000 of the approximately 3,500 total...
article Hard Rock hires 3,000th worker for Atlantic City casino ahead of opening
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City's Hard Rock Casino is staffing up before its June 28 opening. The casino formerly known as the Trump Taj Mahal hired its 3,000th...

5/2/2018

article Atlantic City man 3,000th hire at Hard Rock
(Atlantic City) -- Leonard Coleman was not expecting to be greeted by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s property president when he was offered a job as a craps dealer...
article Would you stay in a hotel shaped like a guitar? You’ll soon have have your chance
(Florida) -- The owner of the Hard Rock chain, the Seminole Tribe of Florida, has been pumping a lot of money into the brand. One of the most ambitious projects is at...
article BLOG: Rumor: Signs Point to Cosmopolitan Sale to Hard Rock International
(Las Vegas) -- It’s the juiciest rumor we’ve heard in weeks: Cosmopolitan is strengthening its bottom line for a potential sale to Hard Rock International.
article Hard Rock Cafe Is Bringing Back The World Burger Tour For 2018
(Worldwide) -- Hard Rock Cafe is all set to send its patrons on a journey around the world by bringing back the World Burger Tour for 2018! This limited-time menu will...

4/30/2018

article You May Already Have Two Free Nights Waiting For You At Hard Rock Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- The newest kid on the block wants to get the party started. Loyalty cardholders at several different casino brands may already have two free nights...

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