Kanye West at Revel
Who Is He: A rapper and hip-hop producer, Kanye West, 35, has won 18 Grammy awards and sold more than 12 million albums and 30 million downloads. West makes his second apperance in Atlantic City in the past six months with his shows tonight through Sunday at Revel.
What To Expect: West is an energetic and confident entertainer. Fans can expect to hear all the big hits, including "Can't Tell Me Nothing," "All of the Lights" and "Touch the Sky." They also will witness a show with dramatic lighting and effects. Concertgoers also can look forward to seeing West perform songs from the compilation CD, "Cruel Summer," which was released in September through West's GOOD music record label.
Event Info: The concert starts at 10 p.m. today, Saturday and Sunday in Ovation Hall at Revel. Tickets, priced at $99.50, $149.50, $209.50 and $299, are available at the Revel box office, Ticketmaster or pressofatlanticcity.com/tickets
Kozak the Magician, Tropicana, Comedy Stop,
6:30 p.m., dinner seating
5:30 p.m., $20 show only ($10 age 11 and younger); $30 dinner and show, mature PG-14 material. 609-348-0920.
Divas Do AC Holiday Show, Resorts Casino Hotel, Screening Room, 10 p.m. $25. 800-322-SHOW.
Legends in Concert Holiday Show, Bally's, Palace Theater, 8 p.m. $32.50 adults, $16.25 children. 609-340-2709.
The Roots, Showboat, House of Blues, 8 p.m. $29.50, $39.50. 800-736-1420.
Chaka Kahn, Harrah's, 9 p.m. $40, $70. 800-2-HARRAH.
David Guetta, Borgata, Event Center, 10 p.m. $79.50. 609-677-1000.
Steve Marshall, Jeff Pirami, JJ Ramirez, Borgata Comedy Club, The Music Box, 9 p.m., $20.
Mark Riccadonna, Christine Stedman, Gary Delena, Tropicana Comedy Stop, The Quarter, must be 18 or older,
9 p.m., $27; 11:15 p.m. $25.
Family Winter Break at Atlantic City Aquarium, 10 a.m. to
5 p.m., Historic Gardner's Basin, New Hampshire Avenue,
11 a.m. Live Diver Feeding Show, noon and 3 p.m. feeding time for juvenile cow nose rays and bat rays (hand feed these species by purchasing cups of food), 2 p.m. Exotic Animal Show, activities included with admission, $8 adults, $6 seniors, $5 ages 4 to 12, coupons for discounted admission on website. 609-348-2880 or acaquarium.com
Holiday Light Show, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., on Lake Meone, Historic Smithville Village Greene, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Galloway Township, free. 609-748-8999 or ColonialInnSmithville.com
"Laser Holidays," family laser light show, 3 p.m., Robert J. Novins Planetarium, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, holiday music, special effects, $10. 732-255-0343 or tickets.ocean.edu
Planetarium show, "Wonders of the Holiday Sky," for ages 10 and older, 1:30 p.m.; "Bad Astronomy: Myths & Misconcep-tions," for ages 10 and older, 7 p.m., Robert J. Novins Planetari-um, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, $10 adults, $8 seniors, 7 children. 732-255-0343 or tickets.ocean.edu
Holiday model train display,
6 to 9 p.m., Atlantic County 4H Model Railroad Club, Shore Mall (across from Children's Museum and DMV), Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township. 609-703-5975.
Holiday Magic, 12:30 p.m., second floor, Atlantic County Library, 40 Farragut Ave.,
Mays Landing, magic by "Great Haldini," free, registration required, space limited.
"A Tuna Christmas," comedy, 8 p.m., Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, Cape May, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students, bring three non-perishable items to box office and receive $10 discount, items donated to Food Closet.
"Scrooge, The Musical," dinner theater, 7:30 p.m., Elaine's, 513 Lafayette St., Cape May, matinee shows available, $44.95 adults, $34.95 teens, $24.95 children, reservations required. 609-884-1199.
Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, 3400 Pacific Ave.: The Dizzy Dolphin, 609-340-4636 - Flip N' Mickey's, 9 p.m.
Bally's Atlantic City, Park Place and Boardwalk: Harry's Oyster Bar & Seafood, 609-340-2000 - Live music, 7 p.m.; The Mountain Bar, 609-340-2000 - DJ Kyle Sweeny, 9 p.m.; Vixens, 10 p.m.
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa,
1 Borgata Way: Gypsy Bar, 609-317-1000 - Big Bang Baby, 7 p.m.; Go Go Gadget, 11 p.m.; mur.mur, 609-317-1000 - D-Nice, 10 p.m.
Caesars Atlantic City, 2100 Pacific Ave.: Dusk, 609-345-3875 - DJ Royale, 10 p.m.; Mia, 609-348-4411 - DJ Lu'AP, 10 p.m.; Toga Bar, 609-348-4411 - DJ Jay Ski and Toga Dancers, 10 p.m.
Golden Nugget, Huron Avenue and Brigantine Boulevard: 46 Bar, 800-777-8477 - DJ & Dancers, 9 p.m.; Live Bar, 800-777-8477 - DJLicious, 10 p.m.; Rush Lounge, 800-777-8477 - Richie Balin, 6 p.m.; Funkybone, 10 p.m.
Harrah's Resort, 777 Harrah's Blvd.: Eden Lounge, 609-441-5165 - Don't Call Me Francis, 9:15 p.m.; The Pool After Dark, 609-441-5165 - Aqua Fridays with Music By Milky Mike & CaliCal, 10 p.m.; Floyd Mayweather Money Ball Party, 10 p.m.; Xhibition Bar, 800-242-7724 - DJ Vida Ventura, 11:30 p.m.
Resorts Casino Hotel, 1133 Boardwalk: 25 Hours, 800-336-6378 - Blanche, 4 p.m.; Route 9, 10 p.m.; ProBar, 800-336-6378 - Music Videos, 8 p.m.; DJ, 10 p.m.; Gogo Boys, 11 p.m.
Revel, 500 Boardwalk: The Social, 609-572-6488 - 3AM,
8 p.m., Total White, 11 p.m.; Ivan Kane's Royal Jelly Burlesque Nightclub, 609-225-9898 - DJs, Classic Burlesque 11:30 p.m. and 1 a.m.; Rock 'n' Roll Burlesque 2 a.m.; HQ, 855-348-0500 - Axwell, 10 p.m.
Showboat Casino-Hotel, 801 Boardwalk: House of Blues Party Pit, 609-343-4000 - DJ Sonatra, 9 p.m.; Lifespeed and Dancers, 10 p.m.
Tropicana Casino and Resort, 2831 Boardwalk: Anthem, 609-576-5206 - DJ Luap and DJ B Easy, 10 p.m.; Boogie Nights, 888-940-7080 - Free for All - free admission, 10 p.m.; Providence, The Quarter, 609-345-7800 - DJ June, 10 p.m.; Ri Ra, The Quarter, 609-348-8600 - The Newless Few,
11 p.m.; Rumba Lounge, The Quarter, 609-340-4000 - Dancers and DJs, 10 p.m.; Cuba Libre, The Quarter, 609-348-6700 - Late Night Latin Floorshow, 11 p.m., 11:30 p.m. and midnight; Firewaters, 609-344-6699 - DJ Dance Party,
10 p.m.; Tango's Lounge, 609-345-7800 - DJ Alisha Monique, 7 p.m.; DJ Ralph D'Amelio, 11 p.m.; Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter, 609-344-6565 - Karaoke,
Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, 1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Avenue:
Ego, 609-449-5138 - Almost Angels and DJ Ernesto, 10 p.m.; Casbah, 609-449-5138 - DJ, 10 p.m.
W.L.Goodfellows and Co., 310 E. White Horse Pike, 609-652-1942 - Karaoke, 8 p.m.
Tun Tavern, 2 Convention Blvd., 609-347-7800 - John Rittler, 8 p.m.
Lefty's Tavern, 547 North Main St., 609-607-0707 - Mark Sosis, 9 p.m.
The Bridgewater Pub, 22 S. Laurel St., 856-455-9551 - DJs, 9 p.m.
St. George's Pub, 4282 Harbor Beach Blvd. 609-266-1001 - Jeff Hornburger, 8 p.m.
Boiler Room, Congress Hall, 200 Congress Place, 609-884-8421 - DJ Dramadik, 9 p.m.
Brown Room, Congress Hall, 200 Congress Place, 609-884-8421 - Eric Hetzel, 8 p.m.
Ebbitt Room, The Virginia Hotel, 25 Jackson St., 609-884-5700 - Paul Sottile, 6 p.m.
Hemingway's, Cape May Grand Hotel, Beach and Philadelphia avenues, 609-884-5611 - DJ, 9 p.m.
The Pilot House, 142 Decatur St., on Washington Street Mall, Cape May, 609-884-3449 - Open mic hosted by Barry,
The Ugly Mug, 462 Washington St., 609-884-3459 - Live music, 9 p.m.
Buck Tavern, 621 New Jersey 50, 609-628-3117 - Spencer Belz, 6 p.m.
Bulldog's Bar and Grill, 743 White Horse Pike, 609-965-4433 - DJ Dance Party, 10 p.m.
Assaggio!, 500 W. White Horse Pike, 609-965-3303 - Live piano, 7 p.m.
DiDonato's Bowling Center and Cocktail Lounge, 1151 White Horse Pike, 609-561-3040 - Karaoke, 8:30 p.m.
Long Beach Island
Buckalew's Restaurant and Tavern, Beach Haven, 101 N. Bay Ave., 609-492-1065 - Jason Booth, 9:30 p.m.
Sofia, 9314 Amherst Ave., 609-822-9111 - Live music and piano, 7 p.m.
Steve and Cookie's By the Bay, Amherst Avenue, 609-823-1163 - Lew London and Chris Sooy, 7 p.m.
Tomatoe's, 9300 Amherst Ave., 609-822-7535 - DJ Steve O.
The Dockside Grille, The Inn at Sugar Hill, 5704 Mays Landing Road, 609-625-2226 - Local musicians Rock The Dock, 6 p.m.
Testa's Good Guys Pub, 5698 Somers Point-Mays Landing Road, 609-625-1926 - DJ dance party, 10 p.m.
Bogart's Books, 210 N. High St., 856-327-3714 - Double Trouble, 7 p.m.
Old Oar House Irish Pub, 123 N. High St., 856-293-1200 - Tom Buckley Band, 9 p.m.
Something Sweet, 206 N. High St., 856-765-3819 - Bill Gatier and Friends, 7 p.m.
Philippe Chin Bistro, 800 Bay Ave., 609-926-3500 - Jazz with Shawn Ashley, 8 p.m.
Clancy's By the Bay, 101 East Maryland Ave., 609-927-6969 - DJ Steve & Company, 9 p.m.
The Crab Trap, 2 Broadway, 609-927-7377 - Higher Ground.
Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, 908 Shore Road, 609-927-2759 - funnypointe.blank, $15,
Yesterday's Tavern, 316 Roosevelt Blvd., 609-390-1757 - Live music, 9:30 p.m.