Cher's performances at Borgata this weekend are the superstar entertainer's first ever at Borgata and one of the major events celebrating the casino's 15th birthday this summer. Friday and Saturday's shows are sold out. There are plenty of other options for fun this weekend around South Jersey.

Here are Lite Rock's South Jersey Weekend Happenings...

Atlantic City

- Kennedy Plaza on the Boardwalk: International Weekend featuring Irish, Hawaiian, and German performers, Fri-sun. 8/17-19, Free, check showtimes

- Tropicana Kevin & Caruso Magique, thru September

- Hard Rock: Country singer Phil Vassar, Fri. 8/17

- Showboat: Two Day Beach Bash, 2-10p Sat-Sun. 8/18-19

- Hard Rock: Blake Shelton, Sat. 8/18

- Ocean Resort: Bryant Jennings vs. Alexander Dimitrenko and Hart-Gavronski to headline first boxing card at the new Ocean Resort Casino, Sat. 8/18

- Golden Nugget: The Platters, The Coasters, tribute to the Drifters, Sat. 8/18

- Tropicana: Fireworks Over the Boardwalk, 10P Sat. 8/18

- Borgata:  Comic Anthony Jeselnik, Sat. 8/18

- Resorts:  Singer Frankie Zulferino, Sat. 8/18

- Hard Rock:  Brass Transit, Sat. 8/18

- Borgata: 3 Doors Down and Collective Soul, Sun. 8/19

- Caesars: The Atlantic City Ballet presents the ballet "Carmen",  4P Sun. 8/19

More fun stuff to do this weekend in South Jersey

- Somers Point: Summer Concert Series presents the Dane Anthony Band, Fri. 8/17, Morrow Beach

- Galloway:  Clambake, Fish fry & Barbecue, Peace Lutheran Church, Pitney and Great Creek Rds., noon-6p Sat. 8/18, 609-442-1610

Wildwood: The Harlem Globetrotters, Fri-Sat. 8/17-18, Convention Center

- Egg Harbor City:  22nd annual Olympics, 9:30A-1P Sat. 8/18, games, prizes, Egg Harbor City Lake,

- Wildwood : Baseball on the Beach Tournament, Sat-Sun 8/18-19

- Sea Isle City: Neil Diamond tribute band, Excursion Park, 7P Sat. 8/18

- Ocean City: The annual Guts and Glory Run/Walk, benefiting the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation, 8:30A Sun. 8/19, 18th and Haven Ave.