Atlantic City’s Ocean Casino Resort to open ‘Medal Bar’ with special appearance by Olympian Dominique Dawes

Ocean Casino Resort on Monday announced the opening of Medal Bar, which will serve themed cocktails, have festive decor and pop-up games experiences.

Located at 1927 Lounge on the casino floor across from the Gallery. Medal Bar’s opening ceremony will take place June 28, hosted by gold medal-winning gymnast Dominique Dawes, a member of Team USA’s famed “Magnificent Seven.”

The festivities will extend through Labor Day Weekend.

“We are so excited to embrace this celebratory global event as only Ocean can,” Kelly Burke, senior vice president and chief marketing officer for Ocean Casino Resort, said. “From specialty themed cocktails and décor to iconic athletes and gaming activations; Medal Bar will be a must-see destination for our guests this summer.”

Medal Bar will offer an international flair with Americana spirit and a nod to the host of this summer’s Olympic Games, Paris. Social moments and nostalgia will abound throughout the venue, where guests can go for the gold in a myriad of ways including sipping worldly drinks and flights, playing games, cheering on their favorite athlete and more.

Normal operating hours will be 5 p.m. to midnight, Thursday and Friday, 3 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday and 5 p.m. to midnight Sunday. Medal Bar will be open daily from Friday, July 26, through Sunday, Aug. 11, showcasing all of the Olympics’ thrilling events and competitions.

Guests also can celebrate the start of summer with the 3rd annual North Beach Fireworks Spectacular, at 9:30 p.m. June 28.

The demonstration, in partnership with Fireworks by Grucci, will showcase a dazzling ocean-front fireworks display presented by North Beach Atlantic City with several viewing locations, including the Park and the world-famous Atlantic City Boardwalk. The event will be open to the public.