With 220,000 square feet of gaming areas, Bally's is Atlantic City's largest casino. If you're searching for the extravagance of Las Vegas on the East Coast, Bally's is likely the spot.
Casino hours: 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Games to play: Live table games include blackjack, roulette, craps, card games and a separate baccarat room called Baccarat Palace. There are more than 5,000 slot machines.
Entertainment: "The Legends" tribute series — featuring impersonators of Whitney Houston, Adele, Elvis and more — kicks off this weekend, with performances taking place every night except Mondays. Buy tickets at ballysac.com/casinos/ballys-atlantic-city/casino-entertainment.
Where to eat: Looking for a cheap bite? Sack O' Subs and Walt's Primo Pizza offer meals averaging $10 per plate. Arturo's, famous for its veal parmigiana, provides a fancier option.
Where to stay: Bally's boasts more than 1,700 hotel rooms.
Getting there: Take 95 North to the Walt Whitman Bridge. Take the N/S Freeway to the Atlantic City Expressway and follow directions to Atlantic City.
Information: Bally's Atlantic City, 1900 Pacific Ave., Atlantic City, N.J. 08401. Call 609-340-2000 or go to ballysac.com.