Food & Beverage

3rd Annual New England Food Truck Festival At Mohegan Sun!

Friday, April 20th, 2018

Saturday, September 1st & Sunday, September 2nd!

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 20, 2018) – The New England Food Truck Festival returns for a third year at Mohegan Sun.  This festival will feature dozens of food trucks, live music and entertainment for kids, including face painting, field games and more.  The festival will also feature a firework show on Saturday starting at 9:30pm. A truly unique event where you can linger until you have sampled all the best of what we have to offer!

When: Saturday, September 1st & Sunday, September 2nd, rain or shine

Where: Mohegan Sun Winter Parking Lot

Gate Hours: Saturday: Noon – 10:00pm; Sunday: Noon – 6:00pm

Early Access: Will be available on Saturday and Sunday from 11:00am – Noon only (Limited amount of passes will be available and includes a draft beer or non-alcoholic beverage, one pre – selected menu item from each of seven specific food trucks and a NoRA cupcake)

Admission: $5.00 in advance online or $8.00 at the gate, children 6 years of age and under are free.

“New England Food Truck Festival is an exciting event offering fun for the entire family.  Guests are able to taste the amazing food from premier food trucks and chefs, listen to live music, play games and view the firework display on Saturday night.” – Mike Lukas

Wondering who is heading to Mohegan Sun in September with us? Check out this sampling of our list below and get ready to eat! (List is subject to change)

Shuckin’ Truck, Trolley Dogs, NoRA Cupcake, Makin’ Jamaican, Tony’s Square Donuts, Spuds Your Way, Wing It On, B.T.’s Smokehouse, Oath Pizza, The Whoo(pie) Wagon, Zinneken’s, The Empanada Sonata, Macarollin’, Brazilian Gula Grill, Ted’s Steamed Cheeseburgers, Say Cheese, Friskie Fries.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN

Owned by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, Mohegan Sun is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States.  Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to three unique casinos, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, 2 world-class spas, a golf course, over 90 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena. 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, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

Celebrate Mother’s Day At Mohegan Sun

Monday, April 9th, 2018

Mohegan Sun has plenty of opportunities to spoil Mom on Sunday, May 13th,
be it dining, drinks, shopping or even a day at the spa

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 9, 2018) – Mohegan Sun has over 80 dining options and retail experiences of which many will be offering great specials and discounts throughout the property on Sunday, May 13th, when Mother’s Day arrives. The Uncas Ballroom, located in Casino of the Sky near SolToro, will be serving a delicious brunch, the popular Todd English’s Tuscany will have an amazing lobster special for dinner, and special discounts & deals will be offered at Swarovski, Galina’s and Yankee Candle.

Kick-off the day’s celebration with Mom at a delicious brunch in Mohegan Sun’s elegant Uncas Ballroom. The brunch includes complimentary soft drinks, coffee, customized Bloody Mary’s, mimosas and a Bellini bar.  Capture the moment with a commemorative photo. Tickets are $55.00 for adults 21 and over, $30.00 for guests under 21 and children 8 and under are free; on sale now through Ticketmaster and Mohegan Sun Box Office.  To see the full menu and seating times, please visit our website.

On Sunday, May 13th, Todd English’s Tuscany features a special Mother’s Day menu choice of Lobster Milanese.  The pan fried lobster cutlet will be served with linguini olio and an arugula salad dressed in a lemon vinaigrette and butter poached claws – for $42.00.

Just up the road past the Winter Entrance of Mohegan Sun, Arooga’s has you covered on Mother’s Day too – as Moms are set to eat free with a purchase of any entrée.

Pasta Vita and Carlo’s Bakery make Mother’s Day sweet; on Sunday, May 13th, receive a free tiramisu for Mothers with a purchase at Pasta Vita, and purchase a Mother’s Day cake at Carlo’s Bakery from Friday, May 11th to Sunday, May 13th and receive a free tote bag.

After your Mother’s Day meal, bring Mom to The Shops at Mohegan Sun and pamper her with some retail therapy!  Spoil Mom at Swarovski from Monday, May 7th to Sunday, May 13th receive a pair of sparkling earrings with your purchase of $200.00 or more. At Galina’s, receive a free scarf with any $25.00 or more purchase – while supplies last and one per household.  A gift sure to make her smile, Yankee Candle is celebrating Mother’s Day by customizing a large jar candle for Mom!

Mohegan Sun’s Earth Tower is home to the luxurious Mandara Spa, with 7 treatment rooms, a couple’s suite and an array of signature services.  Treat your Mom to an escape of tranquility with a massage or facial.   Open daily from 9:00am to 7:00pm, call 860.862.4500 or visit their website to book a reservation.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN

Owned by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, Mohegan Sun is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States.  Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to three unique casinos, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, 2 world-class spas, a golf course, over 90 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena. 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, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

Top Pit Masters Serve Up Their Barbecue Specialties At Sun BBQ Fest Presented By King’s Hawaiian

Friday, April 6th, 2018

The 6th Annual Sun BBQ Fest Returns on June 2nd & 3rd,
Rain or Shine

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 6, 2018) – It’s time to get messy at Sun BBQ Fest presented by King’s Hawaiian, Saturday, June 2nd and Sunday, June 3rd at Mohegan Sun. Festival goers will be able to sink their teeth into barbecue-smothered favorites, full plate meals, ribs, wings and more! Live music and cooking challenges will also take place throughout the weekend for the whole family to enjoy.

Admission is $5.00 per day and now on sale through the Mohegan Sun Box Office or available at the festival door. Kids 6 and under get in free. The weekend of the event, $1.00 tickets for food and beverage will be available inside the festival.

Grills Heated Up – Wings, Ribs & More

The Winter Parking Lot will be smokin’ with the best BBQ for guests to sink their teeth into. Experience the BBQ action and decide who reigns supreme during the People’s Choice Contest all weekend long. $2.00 samples will be available from 20 participating Kansas City BBQ Society teams, and guests can cast their vote for the ultimate best at Sun BBQ Fest. On Saturday, the competition continues with a rib contest from Noon to 2:30pm, followed by a wing challenge from 6:00pm to 8:30pm. For $5.00, each contest offers a sampling of 5 wings or 5 ribs for fans to indulge and then judge. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Sun BBQ Fest official charity, Operation BBQ Relief.

BBQ Fest goers can taste their way through an endless supply of delicious meats and other flavorful options, all from some of the best restaurants and food vendors that can be found in the region. Wash it all down with a refreshing selection of beers that include Bud, Bud Light and Samuel Adams. Tito’s cocktails will also be offered for $7.00 – the perfect pairings for BBQ on a hot summer day!

Electrifying Entertainment

Ever wonder how the pros make it look so easy? Here is your chance to learn the tricks of the trade right from celebrity chef Myron Mixon, “the winningest man in barbecue” and four – time Barbecue World Champion.  On Saturday, June 2nd at 1:00pm and 3:00pm he will perform cooking demonstrations.

Be entertained all weekend long with live music on the main stage that will be providing the beats for this can’t-miss parking lot party. End Saturday night with a bang! – The spectacular fireworks display will be set to kick off at 9:15pm and guaranteed to be fun for the whole family.

NOTE: Mohegan Sun requires persons under the age of 18 to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian during Sun BBQ Fest. Unescorted minors will have their parent/legal guardian contacted to pick them up immediately.

To learn more about Sun BBQ Fest, please visit the event website.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN

Owned by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, Mohegan Sun is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States.  Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to three unique casinos, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, 2 world-class spas, a golf course, over 90 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena. 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, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.