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Mohegan Sun To Celebrate 20 Years With Celebrity Filled Ballroom Blowout

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Mohegan Sun’s 20th Anniversary is just around the corner, and guests are invited to the Uncas Ballroom to celebrate the huge milestone in style, with Chrissy Teigen, Anna Kendrick, Robin Thicke and more!

UNCASVILLE, CT (September 29, 2016) – As Mohegan Sun is set for a month long celebration of 20 years, the biggest party of them all will be on Saturday, October 15th at 10:00pm for the 20th Anniversary Ballroom After Party! Guests can purchase tickets now to enjoy music by JAYCEEOHDJ Cassidy and celebrity DJ and producerTimbaland and to party with Chrissy Teigen, Anna Kendrick, Joe Manganiello and many more. Guests looking for VIP seating and bottle service can call 860.861.0744.

Other special celebrity guests for Mohegan Sun’s red carpet and Ballroom blowout event include:

  • Teresa Giudice (Stars on Bravo’s The Real Housewives of New Jersey)
  • Martin Sensmeier (Actor starring in The Magnificent Seven, currently in theaters)
  • Ramona Singer (Stars on Bravo’s, The Real Housewives of NYC)
  • Melissa Gorga (Stars on Bravo’s, The Real Housewives of New Jersey)
  • Vicki Gunvalson (Stars on The Real Housewives of Orange County, Vicki is one of the first-ever cast members of the incredibly popular hit TV series)
  • Clive Standen (Starring actor on the hit History Channel TV series, Vikings)
  • Jojo Fletcher (Real estate developer from Dallas, Texas and recent star on ABC’s The Bachelor)
  • Robin Thicke (Grammy-nominated and platinum-selling R&B musician and songwriter.)
  • Brody Jenner (Model and TV personality who starred on Keeping Up with the Kardashians and The Hills)
  • Tyson Beckford (Famous model and actor known worldwide who has also guest hosted on MTV, E! and VH1)
  • Cassie Ventura (Recording artist, dancer, actress, model and New London, CT native)
  • Wes Welker (Beloved former wide receiver of the New England Patriots)
  • Annabelle Acosta (Cuban-American film & television actress starring in HBO’s Ballers)
  • Johnny Damon (Former Red Sox and Yankee’s player, 2-time World Series champion)

On Saturday, October 15th, Mohegan Sun Arena will be hosting a very special performance by the one and only Fergie, as well. The evening prior, October 14th, Mohegan Sun will be presenting “Kevin Hart’s 20th Anniversary Comedy All-Star Galahosted by Kevin Hart starring Sarah Silverman, Dave Attell, Margaret Cho and more. Tickets for both shows are available for purchase on ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000. 

From Country to comedy and Hip-Hop to Rock n’ Roll, the East Coast’s top entertainment destination is rolling out the red carpet for the world’s biggest performers and celebrity talent in what is sure to be the must-see celebration of the fall season. For more information on all of the entertainment, promotions and special events surrounding the celebration, visit Mohegansun.com/20

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 mohegansun.com. Connect with us on facebook.com/mohegansun, follow us on twitter.com/mohegansun, Instagram @mohegansun, view us on youtube.com/mohegansunvideos and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

Mohegan Sun Reveals Additional Performers and Details for Star-Studded Month-Long 20th Anniversary Celebration

Monday, August 15th, 2016

Brand Reveals Lineup For “20th Anniversary Comedy All-Star Gala” hosted by Kevin Hart as well as performances by Bruno Mars, Fergie, Tedeschi Trucks Band and LL Cool J

UNCASVILLE, CT (August 15, 2016) – After twenty years of welcoming millions of guests through its doors to experience the region’s finest accommodations, casino offerings and live entertainment, Mohegan Sun is pleased to announce today additional acts and details to the exciting lineup of special events to take place throughout October in tribute to the property’s 20th anniversary celebration. From Country to comedy and Hip-Hop to Rock n’ Roll, the East Coast’s top entertainment destination is rolling out the red carpet for the world’s biggest performers and celebrity talent in what is sure to be the must-see celebration of the fall season.

As part of this huge milestone, Mohegan Sun will be presenting its “20th Anniversary Comedy All-Star Galahosted by Kevin Hart starring Sarah Silverman, Dave Attell, Margaret Cho and more. Set to feature an evening of stand-up comedy performances, the event will take place on Friday, October 14th at 8:00pm, the same day as the release of Hart’s groundbreaking movie What Now, performed in front of an 50,000 people at Lincoln Financial Field. The 20th anniversary festivities will continue throughout the weekend, with Fergie performing in Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, October 15th at 8:00pm and Lynyrd Skynyrd closing out the incredible weekend in the Arena on Sunday, October 16th at 7:30pm.

Tickets for the 20th Anniversary Comedy All Star Gala and Lynyrd Skynyrd go on sale Friday, August 19th at 10:00am.  Tickets for Fergie go on sale Saturday, August 20th at 10:00am.  Tickets will be available for purchase on ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000.

Mohegan Sun is also thrilled to announce that the Tedeschi Trucks Band will be bringing their “Let Me Get By World Tour 2016” to Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday, October 30th and SNL Alum and Broadway star Ana Gasteyer will be perfroming a very special set of three performances in The Cabaret Theatre on Friday, October 7th, Saturday October 8th and Sunday, October 9th. Tickets for both Tedeschi Trucks Band and Ana Gasteyer go on sale Friday, August 26th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster.

From October 1st through October 30th, Mohegan Sun’s nationally recognized venues, including the 10,000-seat Arena, which was recently named the 2016 “Arena of the Year” at the ACM Awards in Las Vegas and known for showcasing top headlining concerts and premier sporting events, will host more than 40 acts (with over 30 Grammy Awards among all) for fans to enjoy throughout the month.

The following Arena performances are scheduled as part of Mohegan Sun’s 20th Anniversary celebration:

  • Tim McGraw on Saturday, Oct. 1st (2016 CMT Award winner for “Video of the Year”)
  • Bruno Mars on Friday, Oct. 7th (Makes return to Mohegan Sun Arena with only concert appearance of the year)
  • Boston Celtics vs. Charlotte Hornets pre-season game on Saturday, Oct. 8th
  • Megadeth with special guests Amon Amarth, Suicidal Tendencies, Metal Church & Havok on Thursday, Oct. 13th
  • Mohegan Sun’s 20th Anniversary Comedy All-Star Gala Hosted by Kevin Hart Starring Sarah Silverman, Dave Attell and Margaret Cho on Friday, Oct. 14th
  • Fergie on Saturday, Oct. 15th
  • An Evening With Lynyrd Skynyrd on Sunday, Oct. 16th
  • Dane Cook, Presented by Comix on Friday, Oct. 21st
  • Sam Hunt on Saturday, Oct. 22nd (Last year’s “Artist of the Year” at the Country Music Awards and #4 currently on the Hot 100 Country Songs Billboard chart with, “Make You Miss Me”)
  • Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire on Sunday, Oct. 23rd (Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2016 GRAMMY Awards)
  • Sia with special guests Miguel & AlunaGeorge on Wednesday, Oct. 26th (#1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 with “Cheap Thrills” featuring Sean Paul)
  • Air Supply on Thursday, Oct. 27th
  • Carrie Underwood on Friday, Oct. 28th  (2016 CMT Award winner for “Female Video of the Year” as well as currently #10 on the Hot 100 Country Songs Billboard chart with “Church Bells.”)
  • KISS on Saturday, Oct. 29th (2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees)
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band on Sunday, Oct. 30th

The following Wolf Den headlining performances are also scheduled as part of Mohegan Sun’s 20th Anniversary celebration:

  • Tonic on Saturday, Oct. 1st
  • Everclear on Friday, Oct. 7th
  • America on Saturday, Oct. 8th
  • The Yardbirds on Sunday, Oct. 9th
  • Little Anthony and The Imperials on Friday, Oct. 14th
  • LL Cool J Featuring Z-Trip on Saturday, Oct. 15th
  • Dennis DeYoung and the music of Styx on Saturday, Oct. 22nd
  • Jackie Greene on Sunday, Oct. 23rd

Laugh Out Loud…

In addition to the spectacular musical entertainment slated for this fall, the 20th anniversary fun continues at COMIX Mohegan Sun, an upscale Comedy Club and Craft Beer Bar, where guests can witness well-known comedic talent including national headliners, superb regional and local talent and off-beat shows.

The October COMIX lineup includes:

  • Bobcat Goldthwait on Thursday, Sept. 29th through Saturday, Oct. 1st
  • Deon Cole on Thursday, Oct. 6th through Saturday, Oct. 8th
  • Bert Kreischer on Thursday, Oct. 13th through Saturday, Oct. 15th
  • Lenny Clarke on Thursday, Oct. 20th through Saturday, Oct. 22nd
  • Tom Arnold on Thursday, Oct. 27th through Saturday, Oct. 29th

Check out mohegansun.com/20 for the latest updates on shows and ticketing information, celebrity appearances, special promotions and various 20th anniversary events that are taking place on-property at Mohegan Sun this October.

Mohegan Sun Arena is now ranked consistently among the top venues in the world according to Billboard MagazinePollstar 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.

Kevin Hart To Be Inducted Into Mohegan Sun’s Walk of Fame

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Fans invited to event to honor Kevin Hart and his 3rd sell-out show at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, April 18th

What:
Mohegan Sun is proud to announce that the next Arena Walk of Fame inductee will be none other than one of the best and hardest working comedians in the world, Kevin Hart.  A performer that Billboard Magazine recently stated, “may be embarking on the biggest comedy tour of all time,” will become the first comedian ever to headline a stadium at Lincoln Financial Field. Hart, who was awarded the “Comedy Genius Award” at last night’s 2015 MTV Movie Awards, also stars in the new hit film Get Hard with Will Ferrell and has countless other TV and film credits including BET’s Real Husbands of Hollywood. Mohegan Sun Arena is more than honored to present the comedy superstar with a much deserved Walk of Fame star at 4:00pm prior to his stand-up show that evening, April 18th.

Media and public invited to attend the induction ceremony.

WHEN/WHERE:
Saturday, April 18th at 4:00pm
Mohegan Sun Arena Box Office Forecourt

WHO:
Mohegan Tribal Chairman, Kevin “Red Eagle” Brown
Tom Cantone, Senior VP of Sports & Entertainment, Mohegan Sun
Kevin Hart

IN DETAIL:
Some of Mohegan Sun Arena’s most memorable performers including Bon Jovi, KISS, Rod Stewart, Toby Keith, Taylor Swift, Frankie Valli, Mötley Crüe and so many more have been honored as Walk of Famers and have stars placed outside of the Box Office.  Kevin Hart’s “What Now” tour, scheduled for 8:00pm, marks the comedian’s 3rd sellout at Mohegan Sun Arena and will make him the 29th entertainer inducted into the Walk of Fame. For more info on Kevin’s performance on the evening of April 18th, visit mohegansun.com/entertainment.

The award seeks to recognize those individuals who have made significant contributions to the success of Mohegan Sun as the Northeast’s premier entertainment destination. All of the individuals inducted into the Mohegan Sun Walk of Fame will have their name engraved on a plaque that will be permanently placed at the entrance to Mohegan Sun Arena.