Mohegan Sun Arena Brings No Doubt

Live on Wednesday, June 24th with special guests Paramore and Janelle Monáe

After a four-year hiatus, Pop/Ska sensations No Doubt announced today plans for a massive 2009 tour.  They will be performing live at Mohegan Sun Arena on Wednesday, June 24th at 7:30pm with special guests Paramore and Janelle Monáe.

Tickets are $97.50 and $77.50 and go on sale Saturday, March 7th 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, March 8th subject to availability.

No Doubt consists of front woman Gwen Stefani, bassist Tony Kanal, guitarist Tom Dumont and drummer Adrian Young.  Hit singles like “Don’t Speak,” “Hey Baby” and “Underneath It All” have earned the band two Grammy Awards and helped them sell 27 million records worldwide to date.   No Doubt’s next studio album will be recorded on the road this summer and is set to be released in 2010. 

Paramore released their debut album All We Know Is Falling in 2005.  Their second album, Riot! was released in 2007 and was certified platinum in the U.S. and gold in the U.K. and Ireland.  Their most recent single “Decode” was the lead single for the novel-based film Twilight. 

Janelle Monáe released Metropolis: The Chase Suite (Special Edition) in 2008 after signing with Sean “Diddy” Combs’ label, Bad Boy Records.  The album spawned the Grammy-nominated single “Many Moons.” 

For more information on No Doubt with special guests Paramore and Janelle Monáe 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’s “Signings & Sightings” Welcomes Celtic Woman For Special Appearance On March 7th

UNCASVILLE, CT (February 24, 2009)— The talented Irish singing group Celtic Woman will be greeting fans and signing copies of their latest CD/DVD The Greatest Journey: Essential Collection in an exclusive appearance immediately following their show in the Arena on Saturday, March 7th.  This “Signings & Sightings” event will take place on the Spin Street Stage in The Shops at Mohegan Sun concourse and is sponsored by Spin Street and The Shops at Mohegan Sun.  The Greatest Journey: Essential Collection will be available at Spin Street on the day of and leading up to this event.

Tickets for the Celtic Woman performance are $55.00 & $40.00 and available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office and 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. 

Four years ago Celtic Woman traveled from Ireland to America and captivated millions with their inspiring songs of hope and love.   Their incredible journey to stardom has been like a dream come true for vocalists Chloë, Lisa, Orla, Lynn, Alex and Celtic violinist Máiréad.  The 2009 “Isle of Hope” tour will dazzle the eye, enchant the ear and stimulate both the mind and the heart.  The show will feature Celtic Woman’s most magical production yet including brand-new renditions of “Fields of Gold” and “Have I Told You Lately” as well as fan favorites “Danny Boy” and “Spanish Lady,” among others.  Fans are in for a very special night with the opportunity to catch one of the most enchanting musical experiences in the world live as well meeting and getting a signed CD afterwards.

Due to the short timeframe for the event and the number of fans expected, Celtic Woman will only be signing copies of their CDs & DVDs. Absolutely no memorabilia of any kind can be signed.

Collaborating with Spin Street, Mohegan Sun’s one-of-a-kind “Signings & Sightings” program provides guests the opportunity to meet entertainment superstars and world
renowned artists.  In addition, the program provides entertainers the opportunity to get up-close-and-personal with their fans in a unique and exciting venue in which to showcase their latest work.  “Signings & Sightings” events are free and open to the public. 

Spin Street, located in The Shops at Mohegan Sun, is one of the nation’s premier high end music, movies and memorabilia entertainment stores offering thousands of CDs spanning every genre imaginable from the roaring 20s through today and an unmatched selection of DVDs and video games.  Spin Street carries an astounding array of personalized and one-of-a-kind pieces of autographed music, film and sports memorabilia and routinely hosts personal appearances by many of today’s musical heroes in intimate after-show CD signings.

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. 

 

Reserve Early and Save at Mohegan Sun

The early bird gets the worm at Mohegan Sun with special savings for advanced hotel bookings.

Guests who make hotel reservations at least two weeks prior to their stay will save $50.00 on the nightly rate. With the savings, guests can experience Mohegan Sun’s luxurious hotel as low as $99.00 per night.

The hotel at Mohegan Sun allows guests the flexibility to stay for a quick escape or indulge in a weekend getaway.   With 1,200 spacious and elegantly-appointed guest rooms and over 170 suites, Mohegan Sun offers guests the opportunity to leisurely experience a wide variety of fine dining, entertainment and nearby attractions. 

 In addition to supreme comfort, each room offers a minimum of 450 square feet of space and the latest telecommunications technologies, including three two-line telephones with data ports; voice mail; web and email access; and ultra-fast T-1 Internet connections.  Each room also has a full-size working desk area with an ergonomic chair; deluxe king or queen beds and linens; relaxing lounge chairs; marble bathrooms; video in-room dining menus and ordering with bill review and check out accessibility; and a state-of-the-art security entry system.

Full payment is required at the time of reservation. Reservations are non-refundable. This program may not be combined with other offers or promotions or on hotel packages. Not available on Saturdays. Other restrictions may apply. For more information, visit mohegansun.com.

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.