Posts Tagged ‘American Idol’

Lauren Alaina Brings New CD To Signings & Sightings Event At Mohegan Sun

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

WHAT: American Idol alum turned Country music star, Lauren Alaina stops by Mohegan Sun on Sunday, March 5th for a Signings & Sightings event after she performs for free in the Wolf Den.

WHEN: Sunday, March 5th

Immediately following her 7:00pm Wolf Den performance

The Shops at Mohegan Sun

IN DETAIL: You voted for her on American Idol – now it’s time to get up-close-and-personal with Lauren Alaina. The songstress will take part in an exclusive Signings & Sightings event in The Shops concourse, autographing copies of her new CD, Road Less Traveled, immediately following her Wolf Den performance on Sunday, March 5th.

Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Lauren will only be signing copies of her new CD, Road Less Traveled. Photos and signing personalization are prohibited.

ABOUT SIGNINGS & SIGHTINGS: Mohegan Sun’s Signings & Sightings, presented in collaboration with Spin Street, is a one-of-a-kind experience that allows guests to get up-close-and-personal with some of the world’s biggest entertainers.  Whether it’s an up-and-coming band, well-known comedian or chart-topping musician, a Signings & Sightings event provides artists with an exciting opportunity to share their latest work in an interactive way with fans.  Spin Street, located in The Shops at Mohegan Sun, offers a variety of music, movies and entertainment memorabilia with special signing merchandise available for each Signings & Sightings event.

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, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, 2 world-class spas 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 Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.


Monday, May 7th, 2012

Top finalists from the hit television show take the Arena stage on September 2nd

This summer, AMERICAN IDOL LIVE! will give fans the unique opportunity to be up-close-and-personal with their favorite Idol finalists, including Colton Dixon, DeAndre Brackensick, Elise Testone, Erika Van Pelt, Heejun Han, Hollie Cavanagh, Jessica Sanchez, Joshua Ledet, Phillip Phillips and Skylar Laine. The 2012 summer tour, presented by CHIPS AHOY! and RITZ, will bring your favorite stars to Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday, September 2nd at  7:00pm.    

Tickets are $71.00 and $61.00 and go on sale Friday, May 11th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office starting Saturday, May 12th at 10:00am, subject to availability.

Iain Pirie, President of 19 Entertainment, stated, “Every year we are amazed at the extraordinary wealth of untapped talent that is discovered on American Idol and we couldn’t be happier with this season’s Top 10 contestants. We are truly excited to bring our contestants on tour across America directly to our fans’ hometowns.”

The American Idol season finale will air on FOX on May 23rd but the fan-favorites will continue on with the 2012 live tour. Past tours have featured stars such as Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, David Cook, Kris Allen, Adam Lambert, Lee DeWyze, Scotty McCreery and many more. Log on to for a full list of dates and links.

As presenting sponsors of the AMERICAN IDOL LIVE! Tour 2012, CHIPS AHOY! and RITZ are thrilled to bring the excitement of the tour to their fans in a number of unique ways, from cookie and cracker coupons to a one-of-a-kind consumer promotions. The U.S. Air Force Reserve is an associate sponsor.

Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked the 5th best venue in the world by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 and 2010 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.”  Venues Today also ranked Mohegan Sun Arena #4 in 2011. For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.

Mohegan Sun’s Reality Check Presents Katie Stevens On October 23rd

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

WHAT:  As part of Mohegan Sun’s 15th Anniversary celebrations, season 9 contestant of Fox’s American Idol, Katie Stevens, will be hosting a special Reality Check on Sunday, October 23rd in The Shops at Mohegan Sun.  The free event will feature a live performance at 2:00pm followed by a signing event at 2:45pm.

WHEN:              Sunday, October 23rd


                        The Shops at Mohegan Sun

IN DETAIL:  Presented by The Shops at Mohegan Sun, Reality Check is an exciting and interactive event that brings the best and brightest stars from the reality TV world to Mohegan Sun.  Reality Check events provide fans with the ultimate exposure to their favorite reality stars with engaging, live exhibitions in The Shops at Mohegan Sun followed by intimate signing events. Events are free and open to all ages.

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ABOUT KATIE:  Katie Stevens is an American singer from Middlebury, Connecticut who finished in eighth place on the ninth season of American Idol. On August 13, 2009, she auditioned for American Idol in Boston, Massachusetts and sang “At Last” where all four judges advanced her to Hollywood. After her elimination, Stevens made several appearances on talk shows. On April 16, 2010, she appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show where she performed “Over the Rainbow.”  Stevens also appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman along with Andrew Garcia, where they sang “Superhuman” by Chris Brown and Keri Hilson. She also, along with Andrew Garcia, appeared on The Wendy Williams Show where she performed “Big Girls Don’t Cry.” After the tour, Katie moved to Los Angeles where she began to pursue a singing and acting career.