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by Editorial Staff--South Jersey Magazine
Start Your Engines If you’re the kind of wannabe yachtsman who refers to the passenger side of your car as starboard, now’s your chance to fulfill all your seafaring dreams. The 2011 Atlantic City International Power Boat Show sails into town Feb. 2 to 6, with hundreds of new boats, including luxury motor and sailing yachts, sailboats and speedboats. The event features special guest Deadliest Catch’s Russell Newberry. Admission is $12 for adults, free for youth 15 and younger. If you’re more of a landlubber, check out the 2011 Atlantic City Classic Car Show & Auction—the largest of its type on the East Coast—with more than 1,000 vintage cars for sale. Stop by Feb. 18 to 20 to browse rare classics, like the 1920 Rolls-Royce used on HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, and shop for hard-to-find car parts and memorabilia. Admission is $20 for adults, $5 for kids under 12. Atlantic City Convention Center, One Convention Blvd., (609) 449-2000,

Love Is In the Air
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the one you love as the Ocean City Theatre Company presents I Love New York, a revue of Broadway love songs. The ticket price also includes a dessert reception featuring tasty pastries from local restaurants. Feb. 12, reception, 7:15 p.m.; performance, 8 p.m., at Ocean City High School, Sixth Street and Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, (609) 525-9300,, $12-18

Joan Rivers
See sharp-tongued funny woman and Emmy-winning talk show host Joan Rivers as she takes the stage for a night of laughs. Feb. 5, 8 p.m. at Atlantic City Hilton, Boston Avenue and the Boardwalk, (609) 347-7111,, $35

Enrique Inglesias
Get up close and personal with Latin superstar Enrique Inglesias as he brings down the house with his suave vocal stylings. Feb. 12, 8 p.m. at the Borgata Events Center, One Borgata Way, Atlantic City, (609) 317-1000,, $65

Pat Benatar
Let the patron saint of love-lorn 1980s teenagers everywhere carry you away with hits like We Belong and Love Is A Battlefield. Feb. 12, 8 p.m. at the House of Blues, 801 Boardwalk, (609) 236-2583,, $35-$60

Creedence Clearwater Revisited
CCR bass player Stu Cook and drummer Doug Clifford lead this band in their classic hits. Feb. 18, 9 p.m. at the Tropicana Showroom, 2831 Boardwalk, (609) 340-4000,, $55-$60

Lady Gaga
Following her sold-out international tour, music’s most eccentric star returns stateside to kick off her 2011 North American Monster Ball tour. Feb. 19, 8 p.m. at Boardwalk Hall, 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, (609) 348-7000, Boardwalk?, $54.50-$192.50

Published (and copyrighted) in South Jersey Magazine, Volume 7, Issue 11 (February, 2011).
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