Special Events

Rocco DiSpirito Signs Cookbooks During Signings & Sightings Event at Mohegan Sun

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

WHAT: Join celebrity chef Rocco DiSpirito during Sun Wine & Food Fest weekend at Mohegan Sun as he meets fans and signs copies of his cookbooks, Rocco’s Healthy + Delicious and Flavor, in The Shops concourse on January 27th.

WHEN: Saturday, January 27th

2:00pm – Book Signing

The Shops at Mohegan Sun

IN DETAIL: This Sun Wine & Food Fest chef flavors things up at an exclusive Signings & Sightings event! Join award-winning chef and healthy lifestyle crusader Rocco DiSpirito for an exclusive autograph session of his cookbooks Rocco’s Healthy + Delicious and Flavor during Mohegan Sun’s Signings & Sightings on Saturday, January 27th.

*Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Rocco will only be signing copies of his books, Rocco’s Healthy + Delicious or Flavor which must be purchased from Spin Street on the day of the event in order to gain entry into the signing line. Purchasers will receive a wristband which will grant them access to the event. Personal photos are prohibited.

Country Artist Walker Hayes Returns To Mohegan Sun For Signings & Sightings Event

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

WHAT: Walker Hayes visits Mohegan Sun for a Wolf Den performance and Signings & Sightings event for his latest CD boom on February 1st.

WHEN: Thursday, February 1st

Immediately following his 7:00pm Wolf Den performance

The Shops at Mohegan Sun

IN DETAIL: A Country boom is about to explode onto The Shops concourse during an exclusive Signings & Sightings with Walker Hayes. The up-and-coming star behind the hit, “You Broke Up With Me” signs copies of his debut album boom for fans at Mohegan Sun on Thursday, February 1st immediately following his Wolf Den performance.

*Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Walker Hayes will only be signing copies of his latest CD, boom, which must be purchased at Spin Street on the day of the event, which will allow guests access to the event. Wristbands will be distributed upon purchase. Personal photos and signing personalization are prohibited.

Olympub Games and Last Bag Standing Cornhole Tournament Return To Mohegan Sun

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Olympub Games take place February 10th with Cornhole returning March 4th

WHAT: Guests can compete in their favorite party games, some of which include giant beer pong, Kan Jam, oversized Jenga and ladder ball, for a chance to win Mohegan Sun gift cards during the Olympub Games in the Uncas Ballroom on February 10th. Food trucks, a cash bar and DJ will be on hand.

Then, it’s game on for Mohegan Sun’s Last Bag Standing on March 4th. This is the ultimate cornhole tournament featuring a 64 team double elimination and where $2,500 is up for grabs for the top prize!

WHEN/ WHERE:

Olympub Games:

Saturday, February 10th

Registration: 10:00am to 11:00am

First Game: 11:30am

Uncas Ballroom

Last Bag Standing Cornhole Tournament:

Sunday, March 4th

Registration: 10:00am to 11:00am

First Game: 11:30am

Uncas Ballroom

IN DETAIL: Gather your thirstiest, most competitive friends and build a team for the Olympub Games at Mohegan Sun on Saturday, February 10th! Teams face off in a variety of party games including giant beer pong, Kan Jam, oversized Jenga, cornhole and ladder ball. This competition features a DJ, food trucks and a cash bar. Each team must complete each game. The top three teams will win a Mohegan Sun gift card for each player: $50 for third place, $100 for second and $200 for the winning team.

Team admission is $50.00 and includes one drink ticket per person. Teams can reserve their space ahead of time by emailing or mailing registration forms to jmackey@mohegansun.com by Saturday, January 20th. Teams will receive a confirmation email once they have paid and been added to the roster. All teams must be checked in by 11:00am on the day of the event. For more information about sponsorship or participation, please contact: Krista May – kmay@mohegansun.com – 860.862.7779 or Jackie Mackey – jmackey@mohegansun.com – 860.862.8186.

*All contestants must be 21 and over to participate.

Cash and cornhole glory are up for grabs at Mohegan Sun’s Last Bag Standing Cornhole Tournament. 64 teams of two face off in this double elimination showdown inside the Uncas Ballroom. In addition to medals for the top three teams, the third place team takes home $500.00, the second place team wins $1,000 and the first place champions are awarded $2,500 and two sets of Last Bag Standing Cornhole boards!

Registration for Mohegan Sun’s Last Bag Standing is $150.00 per team, payable by check or credit card. The registration fee includes entry into the tournament and a Last Bag Standing tee for each player. Concessions will be available for purchase and a cash bar will be open during the event.

Teams can reserve their space ahead of time by emailing or mailing registration forms to JMackey@MoheganSun.com by Friday, February 16th.  Teams will receive a confirmation email once they have paid and been added to the roster. All teams must check in by 11:30am on the day of the tournament.

*All contestants must be 21 and over to participate and have a valid ID. This tournament is open to the public; spectators of all ages are welcome.

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.