Now in its 11th year, Tropicana Atlantic City’s annual “Taste of the Quarter” event returns 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, in the Quarter. This culinary charity event includes an array of delectable dishes from over 25 restaurants, bars and eateries, each served by local “celebrity chefs” who have …

The annual Ocean City Guts and Glory 5K run/walk returns at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 19. The event, which is run by the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation (CCFA) serves as a fundraiser for the charity and offers people an opportunity to connect with patients, families and healthcare providers whil…

Yet another event designed to help celebrate Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa’s 15th birthday, Hendrick’s Gin: Dare to Pair is a gin lover’s dream come true. Beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, at Long Bar inside Borgata, guests will be treated to a series of cocktails made with — you guess…

The Atlantic City Ballet will launch its 36th season Sunday, Aug. 19, with a performance of the ballet “Carmen” at Caesars Atlantic City’s Circus Maximus Theater. This dramatic, sexy love story revolves around a love triangle between a breathtaking seductress, the two men who vie for her aff…

There’s a new way to practice. Try numbers, targets and swing planes. Colored balls, putting stations, personal instruction and a few holes of golf under the tutelage of a veteran coach.

Welcome back to this month’s “you ask and I’ll answer.” For those just tuning in, you can find me at Michael@passionvines.com. I welcome you to email me with any wine-related questions, and I will use this monthly column to answer them. While I will not be able to answer all your questions, …