Fresh off his daredevil high-wire stunt over the amazing Niagara Falls, Nik Wellenda is coming to Atlantic City to perform a Free Stunt as a promotion for his upcoming series of shows at the Tropicana Casino in AC.
The Free Stunt is a high wire walk rough 1,500 long from the Atlantic Club Casino to the Tropicana on a cable that is about 200 feet in the air. Mark your calendars for Thursday August 9, 2012 at 3:00 pm est. Best place to watch the tightrope / high wire stunt is on the Boardwalk between Sovereign ave and Brighton ave’s. He will start near the Atlantic Club Casino and travel without any safety devices to the Tropicana.
Free High Wire Stunt On The Boardwalk in Atlantic City
What: Nik Wellenda “The King of the High Wire” tightrope walk with no harness or nets.
When: Thursday August 9, 2012 – Rain date is Friday August 10 at 3:00 pm
This is a free event to the public and is best seen from the beach or boardwalk as described above. The stunt is expected to take just under 30 minutes and Nik we walk with only a 24′ balancing pool, his friends and family will be on hand to route him on.
This stunt is more difficult than it seems, the wind at the Jersey is sure to play havoc with this daredevil as wows onlookers.
Tropicana Presents “Beyond the Falls”
Wallenda is teamed up with his daredevil family for an acrobatic spectacular at the Tropicana, beginning August 12 through Septempber 22, 2012 at Tropicana Casino & Resort Showroom. This is another fun activity for kids and adults in AC.