Denis Leary’s Rescue Me Comedy Tour Live at Mohegan Sun

A rare performance in the Arena for one night only

Denis Leary and special guests are coming to Uncasville for a hysterical night of stand-up comedy live at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, March 28th at 8:00pm. 

Tickets are $66.00, $46.00 and $31.00 and are on sale now 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. 

Star and co-creator of FX’s hit drama Rescue Me, Denis Leary got his start in show biz as a stand-up comedian in Boston back in the early 80s.  Leary has since been nominated as an actor for both a Golden Globe and an Emmy, and recently released his first book titled Why We Suck: A Feel Good Guide to Staying Fat, Loud, Lazy and Stupid. 

For more information on Denis Leary’s Rescue Me Comedy 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.

An Evening with Il Divo at Mohegan Sun

Performance in the Arena on Tuesday, May 12th

World renowned vocal group Il Divo are making a trip to Connecticut for a very special performance in Mohegan Sun Arena on Tuesday, May 12th at 7:30pm.

Tickets are $96.50, $76.50 and $56.50 and go on sale Saturday, January 31st 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, February 1st, subject to availability.

Since coming together in 2004, four of the greatest voices in the world, David Miller, Carlos Marín, Urs Buhler and Sébastien Izambard have spearheaded an entire musical genre by bringing the sound of Opera to the world of popular music.  With over twenty-two million albums sold to date, Il Divo continues to confirm performances around the world as part of their massive touring plans for 2009 in support of their fifth album The Promise which is approaching platinum status in the U.S.  The new show will be staged and choreographed by William Baker (Kylie Minogue, Jamiroquai) on a state-of-the-art set, with tour wardrobes designed by Giorgio Armani, featuring outfits from Giorgio Armani, Emporio Armani and Armani Collezioni collections.

 The show will feature repertoire from their five albums and several new songs, with Il Divo on stage the entire evening. They will perform for approximately ninety minutes with a twenty minute intermission integrated into the set (there will be no support).

For more information on Il Divo 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.

Fall In Love with Mohegan Sun’s Valentine’s Day Specials

An assortment of dining and retail specials will be
offered in February at The Shops at Mohegan Sun

Make Mohegan Sun your one-stop Valentine’s Day shopping destination, with treats for your sweet from jewelry to candles, apparel, dining and more. To help you choose the perfect gift, several of The Shops at Mohegan Sun will offer specials to please your loved ones and your wallet.

• America’s Memories:  Reminisce and rediscover days gone by with images of some of America’s iconic figures.  Celebrities from television, motion picture, sports, politics and music come to life in this unique venue. Buy one Valentine’s greeting card and get another at half price. Also, 40% off couples dual autographed photos (signified by a red heart sticker). Swarovski crystal Valentine’s Day heart products are offered at 25% off. All offers are currently running and will expire on February 15th.

• Big Bubba’s BBQ:  Bringing authentic southern cuisine North of the Mason-Dixon Line, Bubba’s takes taste buds on a journey south, offering a choice of barbeque styles from various states.  Slow cooking wood burning pits give “down-home” flavor to ribs, chicken, pork, brisket and other traditional favorites.  Godfrey Polistina, whose past successes include Carmine’s, Virgil’s and the three-star Quest in New York City, brings his unique ability to create a perfect culinary experience to Mohegan Sun. Big Bubba’s BBQ will serve a Beef & Reef (Filet Mignon and BBQ Shrimp), a choice of soup or salad, dessert and a special gift for female guests on February 14th. The cost will be $49.95 per couple.

• Galina’s European Boutique: A European-style intimate apparel boutique featuring exquisite furs, estate jewelry, intimate lingerie, designer evening wear and accessories.  Galina’s can dress a woman from head to toe. Galina’s European Boutique will feature beautiful “teddies” for Valentine’s Day and 15% will be taken off Pandora bracelets and beads with the purchase of any night wear piece. In addition, a 30% discount will be applied on all fine jewelry. These promotions are currently running and will expire on February 15th.

• Geno’s Fast Break Food Court: Step into Geno’s Fast Break Food Court and taste award-winning dishes from around the world! Stimulate your palate with sumptuous dishes ranging from Italian, Asian, Mexican, deli sandwiches, salads, desserts and more. All at an unbeatable price.

• Geno’s Pub: A great place for watching a game or to have lunch, dinner or a quick snack, the warm and comfortable atmosphere is why Geno’s Pub has become such a popular hang out. Start your night here; with so much to taste and experience, you may never want to leave! On February 14th Geno’s Pub and Geno’s Fast Break Food Court will serve a meal for two that will include a garden salad, any two Geno’s Choice Steaks and dessert for $64.99.

• Lalo Treasures: Lalo Treasures infuses imaginative resin giftware with aesthetic arts and crafts which include accessories, tableware, home décor and more. Offering 15% off of all fine jewelry and perfumes from February 12th through 14th.

• Michael Jordan’s Steak House: Specializing in prime aged steaks, this steak house is known for its classic/contemporary steak house cuisine, award-winning wine selection, personalized service and architectural excellence. Celebrate Valentine’s Day early from February 9th through 12th with special dinner options for two. For more information and reservations, please visit mohegansun.com or contact Michael Jordan’s Steak House at 1.888.226.7711 ext. 28600.

• Michael Jordan’s 23.sportcafe: This restaurant features modern cuisine in a contemporary setting that highlights Michael Jordan’s great basketball career.  It offers friendly, upbeat, quality service in a new millennium sports café. Celebrate Valentine’s Day early from February 9th through 12th with special dinner options for two. For more information and reservations, please visit mohegansun.com or contact Michael Jordan’s 23.sportcafe at 1.888.226.7711 ext. 22323.

• SolToro Tequila Grill: Located in Casino of the Sky, this authentic Mexican restaurant opened in the summer of 2007 and features handmade guacamole and tortillas.  The bar menu includes a list of eighty tequilas, offering blanco, reposado, and anejo selections, specialty margaritas and tequila-based cocktails. Guests can enjoy food and drink specials for one, two or a crowd on February 14th.

• The Old Farmer’s Almanac General Store:  Take a journey back to a kinder, gentler era at The Old Farmer’s Almanac General Store. Let us stimulate your senses with our nostalgic environment as we recreate the experience of the old-fashioned, turn-of-the-century inspired general store.  The Old Farmer’s Almanac General Store is bound to strike your fancy. Offering a selection of Valentine’s Day gifts for everyone including Raggedy Ann and Andy dolls, singing and dancing toy animals, candy and Valentine’s Day gag gifts. On February 14th, all Valentine’s Day products will be offered at half price.

Couples are also reminded to enjoy the “Ceremony of the Strawberry Moon” at The Elemis Spa at Mohegan Sun which includes champagne and chocolate covered strawberries, followed by a 50 or 80 minute massage and a jasmine flower bath for two. The promotion is offered year-round at $380.00 and $425.00 per couple.

 
Additionally the following shops and restaurants are located at The Shops at Mohegan Sun: Ben & Jerry’s, Boccelli, Brookstone, Caché, Cascade Electronics, Chico’s, Citizen Watch, Coach, Godiva Chocolatier, Imus Ranch Coffee, Jasper White’s Summer Shack, Jaz, Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Johnny Rockets, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Landau, Lucky’s Lounge, LUSH Cosmetics, Lux Bond & Green, Margaritaville’s Smuggler’s Hold, Oriental Fine Arts & Crafts, PUMA®, Spin Street, Starbucks Coffee, Sunglasses USA, Sun Shoes, Swarovski, The Golf Shop, Tommy Bahama, Trading Cove, Trailblazer, Tiffany & Co., Ultra 88 Night Club and Yankee Candle.

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.