Posts Tagged ‘Mohegan Sun’

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.

Mohegan Sun’s Winning Authors Presents Ace Atkins Author of Robert B. Parker’s Kickback

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

WHAT:
Best-selling crime fiction writer, Ace Atkins gives readers an exclusive first-look into his latest novel, Robert B. Parker’s Kickback during a Winning Authors event at Mohegan Sun.

WHEN/WHERE:
Monday, May 18th
7:30pm – Live Discussion inside The Cabaret Theatre
8:30pm – Book Signing Event in The Shops at Mohegan Sun

IN DETAIL:
Award-winning crime fiction author Ace Atkins makes his first book tour stop at Mohegan Sun to unveil a sneak-peek at his latest mystery during a special Winning Authors event. The New York Times bestseller discusses his new release, Robert B. Parker’s Kickback, with a live discussion in The Cabaret Theatre followed by a book signing in The Shops concourse on Monday, May 18th.

Ace Atkins began his career as a crime reporter for The Tampa Tribune. During his time as a journalist, Atkins received a Pulitzer Prize nomination for his series written about a 1950s forgotten murder. Since then Atkins has released 17 novels and has been nominated for every major award in crime fiction. To learn more about Ace Atkins, connect with him on Facebook or follow him on Twitter.

*Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.  Ace Atkins will be signing copies of Robert B. Parker’s Kickback which will be available for special purchase at Spin Street on the day of the event.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN:
Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, 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 75 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 view us on YouTube.

ABOUT SPIN STREET:
Proudly offering an extensive selection of CDs, books, DVDs, video games and cutting edge electronics as well as an exclusive collection of one-of-a-kind music and film memorabilia, unique gift items and a wide selection of home entertainment accessories. Spin Street, through its partnership with Mohegan Sun, is also the place to meet your favorite recording artists and authors in intimate, “once-in-a-lifetime” meet & greet sessions via our exclusive “Signings & Sightings” and “Winning Authors” programs.

All That Remains Signings & Sightings Event At Mohegan Sun

Friday, March 27th, 2015

WHAT:
Heavy Metal band All That Remains stop by The Shops at Mohegan Sun following their Wolf Den performance for a Signings & Sightings event on Friday, April 3rd.

WHEN/WHERE:
Friday, April 3rd
Immediately following their Wolf Den performance
The Shops at Mohegan Sun

IN DETAIL:
Have a piece of Rock memorabilia “Forever In Your Hands” when All That Remains makes an exclusive Signings & Sightings appearance. The New England-based band signs copies of their latest album, The Order Of Things, in The Shops concourse immediately following their Wolf Den performance on Friday, April 3rd.

All That Remains is a Heavy Metal band from Springfield, Massachusetts. The band has released seven albums and sold over a million records worldwide. Their latest album, The Order of Things, was released in February 2015 featuring their single “This Probably Won’t End Well.” To learn more about All That Remains, connect with them on Facebook or follow them on Twitter.

*Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.  Due to time restrictions, All That Remains will only be signing copies of their new album The Order of Things which will be available for purchase at Spin Street. This event is bracelet-only. Bracelets will be distributed upon purchase of The Order of Things at Spin Street on the day of event. Personal photos and personalization are prohibited.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN:
Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, 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 75 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 view us on YouTube.

ABOUT SPIN STREET:
Proudly offering an extensive selection of CDs, books, DVDs, video games and cutting edge electronics as well as an exclusive collection of one-of-a-kind music and film memorabilia, unique gift items and a wide selection of home entertainment accessories. Spin Street, through its partnership with Mohegan Sun, is also the place to meet your favorite recording artists and authors in intimate, “once-in-a-lifetime” meet & greet sessions via our exclusive “Signings & Sightings” and “Winning Authors” programs.