Mohegan Sun’s Last Bag Standing Cornhole Tournament

WHAT: Get your game on for Mohegan Sun’s Last Bag Standing on Saturday, March 4th. This is the ultimate cornhole tournament featuring a 64 team double elimination!

WHEN/
WHERE:
Saturday, March 4th
Uncas Ballroom

Registration/Check-In: 10:00am-11:30am
First Games: Noon
Tournament Finals: 6:00pm

IN DETAIL: Cash and cornhole glory are up for grabs at Mohegan Sun’s Last Bag Standing Cornhole Tournament! Sixty four teams of two face off in this double elimination showdown inside the Uncas Ballroom. In addition to medals for the top three teams, the third place team takes home $500, the second place team wins $1,000 and the first place champions are awarded $2,500 and two sets of Last Bag Standing cornhole boards!

Registration for Mohegan Sun’s Last Bag Standing is $150 per team, payable by check or credit card. The registration fee includes entry into the tournament and a Last Bag Standing tee for each player. Concessions will be available for purchase and a cash bar will be open during the event. Spectators are free and welcome!

This tournament is open to the public. Registration forms must be emailed to JMackey@MoheganSun.com by Noon on Friday, February 17th. Teams will receive a confirmation email once they have paid and been added to the roster. All teams must check in by 11:30am on the day of the tournament.

Last Bag Standing contestants must be 21 and over to participate. Spectators of all ages are welcome.

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.

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Restaurant Week Returns to Mohegan Sun

January 22 – 26, 2017

UNCASVILLE, CT (December 15, 2016) – Enjoy a week of chef demos, specialty menus and dining deals during Restaurant Week at Mohegan Sun. Many of the restaurants at Mohegan Sun have prepared exciting courses paired with great deals in celebration of Restaurant Week.

Chef Demos
Chef demos heat up The Shops concourse at Mohegan Sun during Restaurant Week. All week long chefs take over to show off their culinary skills. Don’t miss Todd English of Todd English’s Tuscany, Mohegan Sun’s Executive Pastry Chef Lynn Mansel, Shaun Golan of BALLO Italian Restaurant, Chip Miller of Michael Jordan’s and SolToro and more! For complete information and demo dates, please visit our website.

Unbeatable Specials
From January 22nd through January 26th, guests can take advantage of 20% off food purchases at Bobby’s Burger Palace and Seasons Buffet! Snag 50% off craft beer flights at COMIX and enjoy free soda at The Original SoupMan and Chief’s Deli with purchases over $15.00 and $20.00.

Todd English’s Tuscany
During Restaurant Week, Todd English’s Tuscany impresses with a 3-course prix fixe menu for $35.00 per person! To start, choose from the Tuscan salad or the grilled chicken caesar salad. For the main course, make the tough decision between crispy skin salmon that’s pan-roasted with wild mushrooms, butter braised brussels petals and parmesan polenta, the spaghetti polpettine made “Brooklyn-style” with hand-crafted meatballs, basil, roasted tomato sauce and Parmigiano-Reggiano or the chicken parmesan. For dessert enjoy the fallen chocolate cake or the classic tiramisu!

Bar Americain
Bar Americain features a $35.00 3-course prix fixe menu with wine pairing in honor of Mohegan Sun’s Restaurant Week. Kick off the meal with a heartland chopped salad accompanied by Sauvignon Blanc, 13o Celsius 2015, Marlborough or the pumpkin soup with cranberry maple crème fraiche and toasted pumpkin seeds paired with Petit Syrah, Carmen “Grand Reserva” 2012, Maipo. The choices continue for the main course with options that include mussels, pork chops and mushroom butternut squash crepes- all joined by a complementary glass of wine. Top off the meal with either the banana crème pie with hazelnut crunch crust paired with Late Harvest Chardonnay, “Dearest” 2010, Carneros or the vanilla bean profiterole with cognac caramel sauce with Pierre Ferrand 1st Cru Reserve Cognac for dessert!

Ballo Italian Restaurant
Throughout Restaurant Week, BALLO Italian Restaurant will be featuring a three-course dinner for just $29.95 from 4:00pm to close. The signature meal includes your choice of antipasti from their Classic Caesar Salad, Arugula Salad with shaved parmigiano, pine nuts and lemon or the meatballs with pomodoro and ricotta. For secondi, choose from Chicken Parmigiana in a house pomodoro topped with mozzarella and basil, Salmon accompanied by roasted corn, soppressata, cherry tomato and spinach, or Skirt Steak paired with butternut squash, caramelized shallots and fregola ($10.00 supplement). Finish the unforgettable meal off with BALLO’s delicious Kahlua and Dark Chocolate Espresso Cannoli.

Tom’s Urban
Tom’s Urban pulls out all the stops on Restaurant Week, offering a $37.00 per person, three course meal paired with a drink! Choose from a list of signature cocktails, a glass of wine or pint of draught beer to sip and start with a kale romaine side salad. For the main course choose from a large list of offerings including the XL Pickle Brined Crispy Chicken, Half-Rack “Big & Sticky” Ribs, Prime Rib Philly Cheesesteak Dip- to name a few. Pair your choice with one of Tom’s signature side dishes and wrap the meal up with a tough choice between four amazing desserts!

Hash House A Go Go
Hash House A Go Go celebrates Restaurant Week at Mohegan Sun by taking an additional $5.00 off Blue Plate Special dinners. This offer is available starting at 5:00pm when mentioning “Restaurant Week.”

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Krispy Kreme sweetens up Restaurant Week by offering a free small soda or drip coffee with purchase of any dozen doughnuts.

The Lansdowne Irish Pub & Music House
Stop by The Lansdowne Irish Pub & Music House during Restaurant Week for their deliciously indulgent Loaded Tater Tots! The house-made tater tots tossed with corned beef and Swiss cheese are topped with sour cream, bacon and scallions for just $12.00.

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville
In celebration of Restaurant Week, Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville hosts a 5’o clock Somewhere Celebration! Food and drink specials are up for grabs including a $5.00 Who’s to Blame margarita, $5.00 pretzel sticks, $6.00 Lava Lava Shrimp and more! A 15% military discount will also be available for all military personnel.

Michael Jordan’s Steak House
Michael Jordan’s Steak House is serving a slam dunk meal in honor of Restaurant Week. The $49.00 per person, featured meal begins with guest’s selection of either a Classic Caesar Salad or New England Clam Chowder with black pepper saltine and bacon chip. For the main course, choose from a Petite Filet Mignon with smoked gouda mashed potatoes, a Salt Block Chicken Breast with creamy polenta and parmesan jus or an  Organic Black Pearl Salmon with apple soy glaze, cilantro pesto and baby bok choy.

Michael Jordan’s 23.sportcafe
During Restaurant Week Michael Jordan’s 23.sports Café will be serving up 23 Barbecue all day! For just $23.00 per person, plus tax and gratuity enjoy a ½ rack of ribs, ½ roasted chicken, coleslaw, mashed, cornbread and chef’s choice of dessert!

SolToro Tequila Grill
The deals continue at SolToro Tequila Grill, where a $21.00 per person, specialty meal is being offered. Choose from the delicious Mexican Wontons with chorizo and chipotle avocado cream or the tasty Chicken Taquitos with queso fresco, Guacamole and pico de gallo. The main course is diner’s choice of one of SolToro’s famous street taco entrées served with rice and beans.

Jasper White’s Summer Shack
Jasper White’s Summer Shack will be offering a complimentary dessert with the purchase of an entrée from 4:00pm to close during Restaurant Week.

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.com/mohegansun, follow us ontwitter.com/mohegansun, Instagram @mohegansun, view us on youtube.com/mohegansunvideos and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

Signings & Sightings Event Features Chubby Checker at Mohegan Sun

WHAT: Join Chubby Checker on Friday, December 23rd at 4:00pm as he signs copies of his latest single during a Signings & Sightings event at Mohegan Sun.

WHEN: Friday, December 23rd

4:00pm – Free Signing Event

The Shops at Mohegan Sun

IN DETAIL: Twist on over to The Shops at Mohegan Sun for a special Signings & Sightings with Chubby Checker. The iconic R&B singer behind “The Twist” greets fans with an exclusive autograph session before shaking up the Wolf Den stage on December 23rd.

Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to time restrictions, Chubby Checker will only be signing copies of his latest single, “Lookin’ For Me/The Twist,” available for purchase at Spin Street. There will be no personalization. Photos taken with personal cameras are prohibited.   This event is bracelet-only. Bracelets will be distributed upon purchase of “Lookin’ For Me/The Twist” at Spin Street on the day of event. Participants must have a bracelet in order to gain entry into the signing line.

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 34-story, 1,200 room luxury hotel, a world-class spa and golf course, over 85 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 http://www.mohegansun.com . Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun.