The Killers On The Loose at Mohegan Sun

Performance in the Arena on Saturday, May 9th

The Killers have announced a second leg of dates for their current tour in support of the band’s latest opus, Day & Age, which surfaced last fall.  The Killers will perform live at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, May 9th at 8:00pm.

Tickets are $59.50 and $40.50 and go on sale Saturday, January 24th 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 may also be purchased at the Mohegan Sun Box Office starting Sunday, January 25th subject to availability.

The Las Vegas-based group worked with Scottish electronic-music whiz Stuart Price (Madonna, Missy Elliot) on Day & Age, its third album and follow-up to 2006′s Sam’s Town (the band released Sawdust, a collection of studio outtakes and b-sides last year).  Released in September, the album peaked at #6 on the Billboard 200 chart, and has sold almost a half-million copies in the US, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Worldwide, the set has sold 1.6 million copies.

For more information on The Killers 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.

Mohegan Sun Announces New Hotel Packages

Packages offer value and plenty of ways to play

Could you use some Sun? Mohegan Sun is pleased to announce seven new hotel packages designed for whatever escape you’re in need of, from a zen-like spa getaway, to gourmet feasts and romantic rendezvous.

Below is a complete listing of the new packages. For more information and to check hotel availability, please visit mohegansun.com or call 1.888.777.7922.
 
Rest and Relax-Zen
Take some time to rejuvenate and reenergize your mind, body and soul.
- A one-night stay in Mohegan Sun’s luxurious hotel
- Your choice of two 50-minute massages or one 50-minute couples massage
at The Elemis Spa at Mohegan Sun
- Whole fruit delivered to your room
- An Elemis Spa gift bag
- A bonsai tree to take home
For two people starting at $219.00 per person.
Mention code PTSPA when booking.
 

A Pregnant Pause
Stimulate the maternal goddess in you with a sensational Elemis Spa session along with some goodies to prepare for your bundle of joy.
- A one-night stay at Mohegan Sun’s luxurious hotel
- A 50-minute massage for the mother-to-be at The Elemis Spa at Mohegan Sun
- A gift for mom and baby including Elemis Spa milk bath products
- A credit for Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, located in The Shops at Mohegan Sun
For two people starting at $189.00 per person.
Mention code PTBAB when booking.
 

“In Like” Package
Surprise that special someone with a trip for two full of non-stop fun.
- A one- night stay at Mohegan Sun’s luxurious hotel
- A half-dozen chocolate covered strawberries and bottle of champagne delivered to your room
- One complimentary in-room movie
For two people starting at $109.00 per person.
Mention code PTRML when booking.
 

“In Love” Package
Treat yourself and your sweetheart to a romantic getaway fit for a king and queen.
- A one-night stay at Mohegan Sun’s luxurious hotel
- VIP Hotel Check-In at Aquai
- A dozen chocolate covered strawberries delivered to your room
- Two complimentary martinis at Leffingwells Martini Bar
- A couples massage at The Elemis Spa at Mohegan Sun
- One complimentary in-room movie
For two people starting at $219.00 per person.
Mention code PTRMH when booking.
 

No Boys Allowed
Grab the girls for a night at the Sun.
- A one-night stay at Mohegan Sun’s luxurious hotel
- VIP Hotel Check-In at Aqaui
- A martini mixing station delivered to your room
- Two martini-themed manicures and pedicures at The Elemis Spa at Mohegan Sun
- Two complimentary martinis at Leffingwells Martini Bar
- Two complimentary breakfast buffets at Seasons Buffet
- One $10.00 free bet per person
For two people starting at $239.00 per person.
Mention code PTGRL when booking.
 

Bets & Bites
Indulge in a divine dine and make sure to save room for play with this exquisite treat for the palate and the pocket.
- A one-night stay at Mohegan Sun’s luxurious hotel
- A reservation at any of Mohegan Sun’s gourmet restaurants (Todd English’s Tuscany, The Longhouse, Bamboo Forest, Pompeii & Caesar, The Cove) with a $100.00 food and beverage credit applied to your room
- A visit to your table by the restaurant’s chef
- A signed copy of Under the Sun: A Celebration of Cuisine & Culture, Mohegan Sun’s cookbook
- One $10.00 free bet per person
For two people starting at $129.00 per person.
Mention code PTFBV when booking.
 

You Could Use Some Sun
Introduce yourself to the Sun and experience a world-class destination where you’ll find a million different ways to play.
- A one-night stay at Mohegan Sun’s luxurious hotel
- A $25.00 food and beverage credit applied to your room
- One $10.00 free bet per person
For two people starting at $99.00 per person.
Mention code PTSD when booking.

Restrictions may apply to all packages. Pricing is based on a one-night stay and double occupancy. Taxes and gratuity are not included. Packages are based on availability.  Guests must be 21 years of age or older to use free bet coupons.

Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribe, is one of the largest, most distinctive and spectacular entertainment, gaming, shopping and meeting destinations in the United States.  Situated on 240 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.

Kenny Chesney’s Sun City Carnival 2009 Tour Kicks Off at Mohegan Sun

Live on Friday, April 17th & Saturday, April 18th with special guests Miranda Lambert and Lady Antebellum

Country music’s most popular touring act is on the road again in 2009 and is stopping at Mohegan Sun Arena for two performances.  Kenny Chesney and special guests Miranda Lambert and Lady Antebellum will take the Arena stage on Friday, April 17th and Saturday, April 18th.  Both shows begin at 8:00pm. 

Tickets are $125.00, $110.00 and $95.00 and go on sale Friday, January 16th 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 may also be purchased at the Mohegan Sun Box Office starting Saturday, January 17th subject to availability.

Kenny Chesney is touring in support of his latest studio effort, 2008’s Lucky Old Sun, which saw its first single “Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven” become a #1 hit on Billboard’s Hot Country music chart.  According to Billboard and Pollstar magazine, over the last three years, no one in the music industry has sold more concert tickets in America than the 40-year-old singer.  Chesney teamed up with Mac McAnally on the track “Down The Road,” currently ranked #9 on the USA Today Mediabase Country singles chart.

Miranda Lambert exploded on to the Country music scene with her 2005 album Kerosene.  The album was certified platinum and produced four Top 40 hits on Billboards Hot Country Songs chart.  Her follow-up effort, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, won ACM’s “Album of the Year” for 2008.

Lady Antebellum, who won the 2008 CMA Horizon Award and the 2008 ACM “Best New Duo/Group” award, and who performed in the Wolf Den in October, will kick off both shows. Comprised of lead singer Charles Kelley, vocalist/guitarist/mandolinist Dave Haywood and lead singer Hillary Scott, the trio also earned a Grammy nomination for “Best New Artist.”

For more information on Kenny Chesney’s Sun City Carnival 2009 Tour 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.