Selena Gomez & The Scene Bring Summer Headline Tour To Mohegan Sun Arena

2011-03-30

Performing live on August 17th.  Tickets on sale Friday, April 1st.
Multi-talented teenage superstars Selena Gomez & The Scene will bring their talents to Mohegan Sun Arena during their summer headline tour with special guest Allstar Weekend. They will take the stage on Wednesday, August 17th at 6:30pm.
Tickets are $35.00 and go on sale Friday, April 1st at 10:00am through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log onto ticketmaster.com; 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, April 2nd, subject to availability.  
The announcement comes on the heels of the impressive debut of Selena’s new single, “Who Says,” which catapulted to #10 and sold over 115,000 units in its first week. 
“Who Says” was also the #1 most added single at Top 40 radio overtaking new singles    by Bruno Mars and Britney Spears.  The video for “Who Says” has nearly 5 million views on Vevo since its March 11th premiere.  “Who Says” will be featured on Selena Gomez & The Scene’s third upcoming summer album.  Selena and her band already have a platinum single, two #1 Billboard Dance singles, and two gold-selling, top-ten debuting albums to date.
Selena Gomez & The Scene recently performed at the Houston Rodeo to a crowd of over 72,000.  Selena is currently in production of her hit Disney Channel original series Wizards of Waverly Place. As an ambassador to UNICEF, Selena recently rolled out their Celebrity Tap Water campaign. 
In the world of social media, Selena is a dominant force as well, with over 15.5 million Facebook friends and over 4 million Twitter followers.  In addition to her summer tour, Selena is on tap to release her third album, and will star in Fox’s feature film Monte Carlo which will be in theaters on July 1st. 
Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked the 4th best venue by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com.  For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.