Kings Of Leon To Play Mohegan Sun Arena

Performing live on July 29th; Tickets go on sale February 4th

UNCASVILLE, CT (January 31, 2017) – On the heels of a #1 album, a chart-topping radio hit and a sold out first leg of a global tour, iconic Rock band Kings Of Leon announces that they will be adding a new leg of their Walls tour, traveling to all new U.S. cities. The Grammy Award-winning group will perform live at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, July 29th at 7:30pm with special guest Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats.

Tickets are $79.00, $59.00 and $39.00 and go on sale Saturday, February 4th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com or call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office beginning on Sunday, February 5th, subject to availability.

Kings of Leon’s seventh studio album WALLS, released October 14th via RCA, marks the group’s first #1 album in the U.S., debuting at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart as well as #1 on the Alternative Albums, Rock Albums, Top Albums Sales, and Top Digital Albums Charts.  The album received amazing critical acclaim upon its release, with The New York Times calling it “timeless,” Rolling Stone saying it’s “Kings of Leon at their best” and Consequence of Sound calling the album “their best album in years.” The album includes released tracks “Reverend,” “Around The World” and “WALLS” and their hit single “Waste A Moment,” which Stereogum said sounds like “the Kings Of Leon you remember.”

Mohegan Sun Arena is now ranked consistently among the top venues in the world according to Billboard Magazine, Pollstar and Venues Today. It has won “Casino of The Year” at the Country Music Awards in 2008 & 2010 and in 2013, was voted “Arena Of The Year” at the G2E Global Gaming Conference in Las Vegas.  Mohegan Sun Arena was also ranked among the top 10 arena venues in the nation for 2014, regardless of size. In 2015, Mohegan Sun took home the IEBA award for “Casino of the Year.”  Mohegan Sun also won “Casino of the Year” in 2 categories at the 2013 & 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards. For more information on concerts and other great events, visit Mohegan Sun. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.

Sun Whiskey Union 2017

WHAT:
Test your taste buds and sample fine selections of whiskey, scotch, bourbon and rye – as well as some craft batch cocktails at Sun Whiskey Union on Friday, April 21st!

WHEN/WHERE:
8:00pm – 11:00pm
Friday, April 21st
Uncas Ballroom

IN DETAIL:
Enjoy live music, food samples and chat with some of the distilleries’ representatives on their style whiskeys and other libations. Sample some of the best in whiskey, scotch, bourbon and rye! Complete the perfect evening with a complimentary cigar for later enjoyment.

Tickets for this 21+ event are $85.00 per person and go on sale Friday, January 27th at the Mohegan Sun Box Office and Ticketmaster (a portion of proceeds will go to support the United Way). Show any SWFF 2017 event ticket to the Box Office between January 27th and January 29th for $5.00 off a Sun Whiskey Union ticket.

To learn more about Sun Whiskey Union, please visit our website. For Sun Whiskey Union special hotel packages, please click here.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN:
Owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, 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, a two tower, 1,600-room luxury hotel, a world-class spa and golf course, over 80 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, Instagram, view us on Youtube and find us on Snapchat at username Mohegansun.

Queen & Adam Lambert Return To Rock Mohegan Sun

Live in the Arena on July 23rd; Tickets go on sale February 3rd

UNCASVILLE, CT (January 26, 2017) – Back by popular demand, Queen & Adam Lambert will rock North America this summer with a highly-anticipated 25-city arena tour that will play Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday, July 23rd at 8:00pm.

Tickets are $149.00, $99.00 and $79.00 and go on sale Friday, February 3rd at 10:00am through Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com or call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office beginning on Saturday, February 4th, subject to availability.

After wildly successful and sold out tours throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, Latin and North America, Brian May, Roger Taylor & Adam Lambert will debut a brand new show specially designed and created for this outing, bringing fans all their favorite Queen hits, like “Another One Bites the Dust,”  “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Will Rock You,” “We Are The Champions.”  The high-energy concert will bring their history alive in all its passion and glory, with stops in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia and more, before wrapping on August 5 in Houston, TX at the Toyota Center.  The tour is presented by Live Nation.

Mohegan Sun Arena is now ranked consistently among the top venues in the world according to Billboard Magazine, Pollstar and Venues Today. It has won “Casino of The Year” at the Country Music Awards in 2008 & 2010 and in 2013, was voted “Arena Of The Year” at the G2E Global Gaming Conference in Las Vegas.  Mohegan Sun Arena was also ranked among the top 10 arena venues in the nation for 2014, regardless of size. In 2015, Mohegan Sun took home the IEBA award for “Casino of the Year.”  Mohegan Sun also won “Casino of the Year” in 2 categories at the 2013 & 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards. For more information on concerts and other great events, visit Mohegan Sun. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.