For once-a-century date, some making special plans

It's 12-12-12 and many people think it is lucky day. To mark the once-a-century date, some around New Jersey are betting on good fortune and

Many businesses have planned special promotions for today.

Many businesses have planned special promotions for today. (12/12/12)

EDISON - It's 12-12-12 and many people think it is lucky day. To mark the once-a-century date, some around New Jersey are betting on good fortune and opening a new business, hitting a casino and even getting married.

Some casinos have planned promotions, including special wedding packages, to draw in customers who want to test their luck.

Dozens of musical acts will perform in tonight's 12-12-12 concert at Madison Square Garden to raise money for victims of Hurricane Sandy.

Among those performing are Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, The Who, The Rolling Stones, Billy Joel, Eric Clapton, Alicia Keys, Dave Grohl, Chris Martin of Coldplay and Eddie Vedder.
 

More on this topic

12/12/12 Concert Broadcasts

Starting at 7:30 p.m. ET, on December 12, "12-12-12," The Concert for Sandy Relief, will be broadcast live from Madison Square Garden 

12/12/12 Concert Broadcasts

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Monmouth County officials continue to search for missing 1 Officials continue to search for missing 19-year-old
Police in Asbury Park calling for cease fire 2 Police in Asbury Park call for cease-fire after shootings
More than 1,000 runners dressed as Santa Claus 3 Santas run through Asbury Park for charity
A 2-year-old boy was killed when his aunt 4 Police: 2-year-old killed when aunt backs car into him
VIDEO: Make-A-Wish fundraiser held for 10-year-old with cystic 5 VIDEO: Make-A-Wish fundraiser held for 10-year-old with Cystic Fibrosis

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE