3 Doors Down at Caesars

Who They Are: A Mississippi-based band, 3 Doors Down is one of the most successful post-grunge groups of the last decade. It has had million-selling CDs, top-10 singles and albums that reached No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. 3 Doors Down performs tonight at Caesars Atlantic City.

What To Expect: 3 Doors Down will play all its big hits and some deep album cuts. During a show earlier this month in California, the band played singles that included "Duck and Run," "Away From the Sun," "It's Not My Time" and "The Road I'm On." The group members are lead singer Brad Arnold, bassist Todd Harrell, rhythm guitarist Chris Henderson, drummer Greg Upchurch and lead guitarist Chet Roberts.

Event Info: The concert starts 9 tonight in the Circus Maximus Theater at Caesars. Tickets, priced at $59, $69, and $89, are available at Caesars box office, Ticketmaster or pressof

Casinos

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, 7:30 and 10 p.m. $32.50 adults, $16.25 children. 609-340-2709.

Savage Men Male Strip Show,Tropicana, Boogie Nights, 7:30 p.m. $28. 609-340-4020.

Kanye West, Revel, Ovation Hall, 10 p.m. $99.50, $149.50, $209.50, $299. 866-823-4553.

Rusko, Showboat, House of Blues, 9 p.m. $35, $40. 800-736-1420.

A-Listers Live Presents Future, Fabolous, Teyana Taylor and Roc Reunion, Boardwalk Hall, 7:30 p.m. $46, $72, $97. 609-348-7000.

Comedy

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.

Events

Family Winter Break at Atlantic City Aquarium, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Historic Gardner's Basin, New Hampshire Avenue, Atlantic City, 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

Planetarium show, "Wonders of the Holiday Sky," for ages 10 and older, 1 p.m.; "Bad Astronomy: Myths & Misconceptions," for ages 10 and older, 7 p.m., Robert J. Novins Planetarium, Ocean County College, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, $10 adults, $8 seniors, 7 children. 732-255-0343 or tickets.ocean.edu

Holiday model train display, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Atlantic County 4H Model Railroad Club, Shore Mall, Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township, across from Children's Museum and DMV. 609-703-5975.

Cape May Wine Trail, noon to 5 p.m., board trolley at Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May, lunch at Lucky Bones Backwater Grille, visits to Natali Vineyards and Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery, $60 includes lunch, wine tastings at each vineyard, wine tasting glass, limited seating, early reservations recommended. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or capemaymac.org

Kids

Magical Talking Tree, noon to 5 p.m., Historic Smithville and Village Greene, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Galloway Township, free. 609-748-8999.

Christmas Train Ride, 10 a.m. to closing, Historic Smithville and Village Greene, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Galloway Township, $2. 609-748-8999.

Story Time with Mrs. Claus, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Historic Smithville and Village Greene, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Galloway Township, Christmas Cottage, free. 609-748-8999.

Planetarium show, "Legends of the Night Sky: Orion," for ages 10 and younger, 11:30 a.m., Robert J. Novins Planetarium, Ocean County College, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, $10 adults, $8 seniors, $7 children. 732-255-0343 or tickets.ocean.edu

Theater

"A Tuna Christmas," comedy, 3 and 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. 609-884-1341 or

"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.

/Nightlife

Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, 3400 Pacific Ave.: The Dizzy Dolphin, 609-340-4636 - Waynard, 6 p.m., Big Whiskey Duo, 9 p.m.

Bally's Atlantic City, Park Place and Boardwalk: Blue Martini, 609-340-2000 - DJ Vito G, 10 p.m.; Harry's Oyster Bar & Seafood, 609-340-2000 - Live music, 7 p.m.; The Lobby Bar, 609-340-2000 - Erika Schiff Duo, 10 p.m.; The Mountain Bar, 609-340-2000 - DJ Cool Jon Sprang, 9 p.m., Vixens, 10 p.m.

Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, 1 Borgata Way: Gypsy Bar, 609-317-1000 - Goodman Fiske, 7 p.m., Mr. Greengenes, 11 p.m.; MIXX, 609-317-1000 - Shermanology, 10 p.m.; mur.mur, 609-317-1000 - Lil Jon, 10 p.m.;

Caesars Atlantic City, 2100 Pacific Ave.: 21 Sports Bar, 609-348-4411 - DJ Be-Easy, 10 p.m.; Mia, 609-348-4411 - DJ Lu'AP, 10 p.m.; Toga Bar, 609-348-4411 - VJ Bizz 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 - 39 Mariner, 10 p.m.; Rush Lounge, 800-777-8477 - Doug Jennings, 6 p.m., Big City, 10 p.m.

Harrah's Resort, 777 Harrah's Blvd.: Eden Lounge, 609-441-5165 - RPM, 9:15 p.m.; The Pool After Dark, 609-441-5165 - Epic Saturdays with Music By Milky Mike and DJ Koko, 10 p.m.; Xhibition Bar, 800-242-7724 - DJ Vida Ventura and DJ Freezie, 10 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 Naj, 10 p.m., Gogo Boys, 11 p.m.

Revel, 500 Boardwalk: The Social, 609-572-6488 - Ultrafuze, 8 p.m., 3AM, 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 - Alesso with Otto Knows, 10 p.m.;

Showboat Casino-Hotel, 801 Boardwalk:

House of Blues Party Pit, 609-343-4000 - DJ Aiden Scott, 8 p.m., Lost in Paris and Dancers, 10 p.m.; Foundation Room, 609-343-4000 - DJ Vito G, 10 p.m.

Tropicana Casino and Resort, 2831 Boardwalk: Anthem, 609-576-5206 - DJ Luap and DJ B Easy, 10 p.m.; Providence, The Quarter, 609-345-7800 - DJ June, 10 p.m.; Ri Ra, The Quarter, 609-348-8600 - Fame & Fortune, 11:30 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 - Jynx, 3 p.m., Johnny & Sherena, 7 p.m., DJ Ralph D'Amelio, 11 p.m.; Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter, 609-344-6565 - Karaoke, 8 p.m.

Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, 1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Avenue: Ego, 609-449-5138 - Almost Angels and DJ Joey, 10 p.m.; Casbah, 609-449-5138 - DJ, 10 p.m.

Atlantic City

Le Grand Fromage, 25 Gordon's Alley, 609-347-2743 - Kids These Days.

The Irish Pub, 164 St. James Place, 609-344-9063 - DJ Fran, 9 p.m.

Tun Tavern, 2 Convention Blvd., 609-347-7800 - Jon Anthony, 8 p.m.

Barnegat

Lefty's Tavern, 547 North Main St., 609-607-0707 - Mary Buck, Jim Soldo, 9 p.m.

Bridgeton

The Bridgewater Pub, 22 S. Laurel St., 856-455-9551 - DJs, 9 p.m.

Cape May

Boiler Room, Congress Hall, 200 Congress Place, 609-884-8421 -Guy Petersen, 9 p.m.

Brown Room, Congress Hall, 200 Congress Place, 609-884-8421 - Darin MacDonald, 8 p.m.

Ebbitt Room, The Virginia Hotel, 25 Jackson St., 609-884-5700 - Paul Sottile, 6 p.m.

The Ugly Mug, 462 Washington St., 609-884-3459 - Live music, 9 p.m.

Galloway Township

Bulldog's Bar and Grill, 743 White Horse Pike, 609-965-4433 - DJ Dance Party, 10 p.m.

Ram's Head Inn, 9 W. White Horse Pike, 609-652-1700 - Piano performance by John Arnett, 6 p.m.

Assaggio!, 500 W. White Horse Pike, 609-965-3303 - Live piano, 7 p.m.

Hammonton

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 - Ted Hammock, 9:30 p.m.

Margate

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 - Joe Mancini, 7 p.m.

Tomatoe's, 9300 Amherst Ave., 609-822-7535 - DJ Steve O.

Mays Landing

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.

Millville

Bogart's Books, 210 N. High St., 856-327-3714 - Patty Lax, 7 p.m.

Old Oar House Irish Pub, 123 N. High St., 856-293-1200 - Glen Eric, 9 p.m.

Somers Point

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 Nick Teti, 9 p.m.

The Crab Trap, 2 Broadway, 609-927-7377 - Higher Ground.

Upper Township

Yesterday's Tavern, 316 Roosevelt Blvd., 609-390-1757 - Live music, 9:30 p.m.l