Entertainment

New Kids On The Block & Backstreet Boys Add Second Show

Monday, March 14th, 2011

Due to overwhelming demand, a second show has been added on May 30th

After months of speculation, NKOTB and BSB confirmed the rumors when they officially announced the NKOTBSB tour to the delight of their many fans.  Ticket on-sales had fans and pop culture fanatics clamoring for a piece of the action, sparking a frenzy and causing fans to overload the bands’ websites.  Due to overwhelming demand for the first round of dates, NKOTBSB are happy to announce the addition of a second show at Mohegan Sun Arena on Monday, May 30th at 7:30pm. 

Tickets are $95.00 & $75.00 and go on sale Friday, March 18th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge by Phone number 1.800.745.3000 or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office beginning on Saturday, March 19th, subject to availability.

With over 200 million albums sold between both bands, and smash hit after smash hit, these two Pop sensations have dominated the music scene for over three decades.  Aiming to please, these guys are giving concert goers and diehard fans everywhere the ultimate “night out” experience.

 

Mohegan Sun Arena was ranked the 4th busiest venue in 2009 by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com.  For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.

Earth, Wind & Fire Return To Mohegan Sun

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

Performance on May 13th. Tickets on sale now.

Earth, Wind & Fire are returning this spring and are bringing their signature sounds to Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday, May 13th at 8:00pm. 

Tickets are $40.00 and are on sale now through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com; call any Ticketmaster’s National toll free charge by phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets may also be purchased at the Mohegan Sun Box Office, subject to availability.

Earth, Wind & Fire is one of the most musically accomplished Funk bands of the 70s, incorporating Jazz, Smooth Soul, Gospel, Pop, Rock & Roll, Psychedelic, Blues, Folk, African music and Disco.  EW&F was started by Maurice White, a Memphis-born, Chicago-reared drummer, who wanted to form a band that abolished the lines between musical genres.  He wanted to be able to freely borrow from all styles of music without regard to convention. 

Mohegan Sun Arena was ranked the 4th busiest venue in 2009 by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com.  For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.

NAGA Presents Reality Fighting

Monday, March 7th, 2011

Live in the Arena on May 21st.  Tickets are on sale now

Reality Fighting returns to Mohegan Sun Arena for another night of mixed martial arts (MMA) action on Saturday May 21st at 7:30pm.  Highlighting the event are two of New England’s best as Ryan Quinn and Joe McGann square off in a Welterweight showdown.

Tickets are $75.00, $55.00 and $30.00 and are on sale now at the Mohegan Sun Box Office and Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log onto ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge by Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet. 

Also facing off on the card will be Strikeforce veteran Josh Laberge as he will be defending his Featherweight title. Joe Lauzon prodigies, Joe Proctor and Jimmy Collins will be back in the cage after impressive wins at the last Reality Fighting at Mohegan Sun. Also fighting will be undefeated Middleweight Mark McLaughlin, Bantamweight phenom Emil Haddad, former UConn football star Tyler King and many more of New England and the Tri-State area’s best MMA fighters. For more details visit www.RealityFighting.tv.

Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked the 4th best venue by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com.  For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.