Kennedy Plaza - Atlantic City, NJ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 39° 21.225 W 074° 26.263
18S E 548445 N 4356184
Quick Description: Kennedy Plaza is directly across from Atlantic City's historic Convention Hall at Mississippi Ave, and the Boardwalk
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 9/24/2010 9:52:35 PM
Waymark Code: WM9RFM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
Views: 5

Long Description:
The Plaza is right on the boardwalk and juts out over the sand further than the rest of the Boardwalk. The Plaza serves not only as a rest area for the tourist walking the length of the Boardwalk...but it is also an amphitheatre offering various forms of entertainment. According to this website (visit link) the Plaza "plays host to fascinating multi-cultural events ranging from Calypso beats to Korean sword dances, African fire eaters, stilt walkers, acrobats and much more. The Kennedy Plaza brings the world right to the shores of Atlantic City. Most events are free and you can find out more by dialing the toll free number to Atlantic City tourism information 888-228-4748."
There is also a Memorial to JFK on the Plaza, a Workers Memorial and a miniature golf course (all separte Waymarks.)
Name: Kennedy Plaza

Street Location: Boardwalk (at Mississippi)

Local Municipality: Atlantic City

State/Province, etc.: NJ

Country: USA

Memorial/Commemoration: John F. Kennedy

Date Established: 1964

Picnic Facilities: amphitheatre

Recreational Facilities:
Miniature Golf

Monuments/Statues: JFK and Worker Memorial Memorials

Art (murals/sculpture, etc.): Kennedy Bust, Miss America, Occupational Monument

Special Events: Entertainment in the amphitheatre throughout the year

Traditional Geocaches:
GC5Y4K7 Boardwalk Hall ACHC #5

Web Site: Not listed

Fountains: Not listed

Ponds/Lakes/Streams/Rivers/Beach: Not listed

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