Atlantic City will see an  increase in convention space in May as Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa opens an 18,000-square-foot Central Conference Center.

With this newly designed $11 million project, occupying the space that was formally mur.mur nightclub, Borgata will expand to 106,000 square-feet of total meeting and event space between the Central Conference Center, the Event Center and the Water Club.

“The launch of Central Conference Center complements our event space, allowing us to accommodate more weddings, special occasions, trade shows, business expos and more,” said Mark Vanderwielen, Vice President of Hotel & Property Operations for Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.

“As the market-leading resort destination in the region, we recognize the importance of our meetings and conventions customers and are delighted to offer them an exclusive product containing a level of service that is unmatched anywhere in the city.”