Mohegan Sun & NasKart Racing Announce Naming Rights & Partnership Deal

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 24, 2018) – At a press event this morning held at NasKart, the 110,000 square-foot entertainment center in Montville, CT, that’s home to the world’s largest indoor mutli-level go-kart racing track, executives from both NasKart and Mohegan Sun announced an exciting new partnership, that includes the re-naming of the facility to “Supercharged Powered By Mohegan Sun.” Benefits for members of Mohegan Sun’s Rewards program, Momentum, is also a key part of the deal.

“Expanding Mohegan Sun’s presence in our region, with productive business relationships in particular, is something we’re continually focusing on. And with that, we’re very excited about Supercharged Powered By Mohegan Sun, as it’s right down the road from our property and offers Mohegan Sun Momentum members the opportunity at not only great discounts, but to be able to use their Momentum Dollars at this incredibly fun venue.”  – Jeff Hamilton, Assistant General Manager of Mohegan Sun.

Revealed Tuesday morning at this announcement, was an all-new sign and logo that reads, “Supercharged Powered By Mohegan Sun.” In addition to the naming rights portion of the agreement, Mohegan Sun’s Momentum members will be able take advantage of discounts that range from 10% to 25% on go-kart and trampoline tickets, as well as being able to use their Momentum Dollars for regular priced purchases at Supercharged. Mohegan Sun’s Meetings & Conventions team will also work closely with Supercharged in accommodating groups looking to take advantage of outings to the exhilarating entertainment center. More details are located at  www.mohegansun.com/supercharged

“This partnership, bringing together two great organizations focused on fun and entertainment, should be a great addition to the already vibrant communities we both serve. We are very excited about our new partnership, especially as we look ahead to the opening of Mohegan Sun’s new Expo Center this year and the added events and groups it will attract to southeastern Connecticut. With such close proximity to each other, we foresee the ability to offer regular visitors of both Mohegan Sun and our venue, expanded opportunities to enjoy each entertainment facility through our expanded partnership.” – David Litner – Partner, Supercharged Powered by Mohegan Sun.

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.

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The Off Color Comedy Tour Presented By Comix Comes To Mohegan Sun Arena On July 7th

Featuring Keenen Ivory Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Tommy Davidson and David Alan Grier from In Living Color

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 24, 2018) – The Off Color Comedy Tour is making a stop at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, July 7th starting at 8:00pm. Featuring some of your favorite artists from the Emmy Award-winning hit show In Living Color, creator Keenen Ivory Wayans will host The Off Color Comedy Tour with stars Shawn Wayans, Tommy Davidson and David Alan Grier. Together, these comedy legends will bring a show that won’t disappoint.

Tickets are $49.00, $39.00 and $29.00 and go on sale Friday, April 27th at10:00am 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, April 28th, subject to availability.

Beyond the realm of In Living Color, Keenen Ivory Wayans is known for his work especially as a producer and director in films including White Chicks and both Scary Movie and Scary Movie 2. Shawn Wayans starred in the box office hits Little Man and White Chicks, both of which he also co-wrote and co-executive produced. Shawn also created and starred in the hit 90’s sitcom The Wayans Bros. and crime comedy film Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood. Shawn began as a creative force with his success in a string of blockbusters starting with Scary Movie, which he co-wrote and played the role of Ray. He also co-wrote, co-executive produced and starred in Scary Movie 2, which was the only sequel in the Scary Movie franchise with direct Wayans involvement. Tommy Davidson has three Showtime specials: On Strength of New York, Illin’ in Philly and Takin’ it to DC as well as film credits including Strictly Business (opposite Halle Berry), Ace Ventura II: When Nature Calls and many more. David Alan Grier helped to create some of In Living Color’s most memorable characters, for which he earned Image and Golden Satellite nominations. David also won America’s votes as a smooth, debonair and outrageously irreverent contestant on ABC hit Dancing with the Stars.

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.

***MEDIA ALERT*** Naskart Racing & Mohegan Sun To Announce Special Partnership At Press Event Scheduled For April 24th

What: The 110,000 square-foot entertainment center that’s home to the world’s largest indoor mutli-level go-kart racing track, NASKART, is teaming up with one of the world’s largest casino & resort destinations, Mohegan Sun. News media & photographers are invited to attend the event where executives from both organizations will detail the partnership as well offer media guests an opportunity to take a spin around the race track.

When/Where:  Tuesday, April 24th at 10:00am at NASKART Racing

1 Sachetello Industrial Drive, Montville, CT 06370

Who: Stephen Sangermano, President of NASKART

Sandi Sangermano, Vice President of NASKART

Cody Browning, General Manager, NASKART

David Litner – Principal, Natco Home Group/ Brookside Private Equity

Jeff Hamilton, Assistant General Manager, Mohegan Sun

David Martinelli, Chief Marketing Officer, Mohegan sun

In Detail: NASKART is a massive go-kart and trampoline complex located in Montville, CT, just a short drive from Mohegan Sun. Both exhilarating entertainment destinations in their own right, the two properties are excited to announce a special partnership that’s set to begin on April 24, 2018.

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