If you’ve been thinking about celebrating New Year’s Eve in Atlantic City, here are two casino hotels with some special ways to bring in 2011. Wow it’s almost 2011 already!

This year at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, guests can resolve to rock in the New Year or rejuvenate their spirit with the "Rock Star"and "Resolution"hotel packages. Offering three great parties, premiere entertainment, first class hotel, and world-class dining and gaming options under one roof, there are endless possibilities at Borgata this New Year's.  Guests can opt to dance their way into 2011 inside Atlantic City's hottest nightclubs, MIXX and mur.mur, or rock steady with the best in live music entertainment at Gypsy Bar. Guests who purchase advance tickets for MIXX (DJ Spider) and mur.mur (DJ D.Nice) will enjoy a two-hour hosted premium cocktail bar, in addition to special ticket pricing before December 12, 2010.

Seven years after first blazing a trail as one of the country's leading entertainment and nightlife destinations, Borgata continues to bring the world's top artists to Atlantic City this holiday with two performances by actor-comedian Joel McHale at The Music Box Theater on December 31, 2010. On Saturday, January 1, Grammy Award-winning, country music superstar Carrie Underwood will bring her Play On tour to the Event Center, followed by parties with renowned deejays Samantha Ronson at mur.mur and Jermaine Dupri at MIXX. 

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For a limited time only, Borgata Nightlife is offering guests the chance to take advantage of special New Year’s Eve party ticket pricing - $80 per person at MIXX and $100 per person at mur.mur - until December 12, 2010. After that time, tickets will be priced at $100 and $125, respectively. More information on Borgata's New Year's Eve parties can be found at www.borgatanightlife.com. Tickets for all music

Tropicana Casino & Resort also announced a schedule of epic festivities for New Year’s Eve, Friday, December 31, 2010.For example, you can ring in the New Year with a taste of nostalgia. For one night only—Friday, December 31—you can enjoy a one-of-a-kind concert experience that celebrates the sound of the 1960s. Christian Hoff, Michael Longoria, Daniel Reichard and J. Robert Spencer Live In Concert! Reuniting 4 Stars from the Original Broadway cast of Jersey Boys will ring in 2011 in The Showroom at Tropicana. These artists will sing hits from the greatest decade, including The Beatles, The Beach Boys, The Jackson Five, The Mamas and The Papas, the Four Seasons and more, all for you. Show tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com and the Tropicana Box Office or by calling 1-800-745-3000. They are available for $75, $65 and $45 or $115 for VIP seating.

If one big party is more what you had in mind to toast the New Year, Tropicana is your, all-under-one-roof venue. With 20 distinctive places to party the excitement never has to end. From a balloon drop in Palm Walk at midnight to a live DJ in The Quarter, Rumba Lounge and live entertainment at Tango’s to the hottest clubs with Providence and 32 Degrees. Tropicana is your destination to ring in 2011 all night long!  Plus, guests can celebrate the New Year with a stellar gourmet meal at FIN, Il Verdi or Golden Dynasty.

The Top of the Trop will open for guests from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. with Marc Antonelli performing, premium bar, hor d’oeuvres and a champagne toast at midnight for $70 plus taxes and gratuity per person.  Reservations can be made in advance by calling 1.800.345.8767.