Celebrate Our Veterans at Mohegan Sun
This Veterans Day weekend, Network Connecticut hosts a day filled with fun, entertainment and more with all proceeds benefitting multiple veteran organizations
Uncasville, CT – This Veterans Day weekend, come honor the men and women who have served our country with a day filled with fun, entertainment and so much more as Network Connecticut hosts a special party at Mohegan Sun on Saturday, November 10th. The event, which will take place in the Uncas Ballroom from 11:00am to 5:00pm, will include live entertainment featuring Grammy-nominated Blues legend James Montgomery, Illusionist David Martin as seen on NBC’s America’s Got Talent, great food, boutiques, raffles and family fun.
“I’ve seen firsthand the power of people coming together and making a difference,” said Ann Nyberg, founder of NetworkConnecticut.com. “Celebrate Our Veterans at Mohegan Sun is a collaboration of many to make a difference in the lives of our veterans who scarified so much for our nation.”
Tickets are $20.00 per person and available for purchase at the doors to the event. Veterans and children under 14 are free. Guests who donate a suit at the event will also be given complimentary access. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Save a Suit organization and Operation: Music Aid.
“On behalf of Save-A-Suit, we are excited and honored to participate in this important event,” said Scott Sokolowski, Founder of SaveASuit.org. “We want to establish a sense of empowerment within each and every veteran who has served our country by providing them with the basic necessities essential for economic stability and success.”
“In addition to celebrating our veterans, we would love to leave a positive imprint within those who have sacrificed their lives for our nation.” Sokolowski added. “We encourage everyone in the community to come out and support our nation’s heroes.”
Additional sponsors and donors of the event include jetBlue Airways, Wells Fargo, N.A, Key Hundai, Sir Speedy of Branford CT, Colby Strategic Marketing and Charity Rides among others.
About Save-A-Suit : Save-A-Suit is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides veterans and college graduates with professional business attire and the confidence needed to succeed. It was established in Shelton, CT in 2010. Since formulating, the foundation has successfully donated over $300,000 worth of professional business attire to over 1,000 honorable veterans and college graduates. Learn more at saveasuit.org.
About Network Connecticut: NetworkConnecticut.com is a high-quality, online, on demand network that combines viewer contributed content with original programming that engages, involves and resonates with all aspects of the Connecticut community. This platform is a place for the people of Connecticut to speak neighbor to neighbor and town to town; the hub of Connecticut. We are creating a new network model whose primary mission is to generate goodwill, connect people and generate resources that can be redeployed where they are most needed in our state. Real Conversations. Real Life. Learn more by connecting with us at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Facebook at facebook.com/NetworkConnecticut.
About Mohegan Sun: Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, is one of the largest, most distinctive and spectacular entertainment, gaming and shopping destinations in the United States. Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and waterfront of Mystic Country. More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting mohegansun.com. Connect with us on facebook.com/mohegansun, follow us on twitter.com/mohegansun and view us on youtube.com/mohegansunvideos.