Mohegan Sun Launches Annual Hot Summer Fun Celebrations on June 13th

2016-06-08


12 weeks of thrilling days, sizzling nights and nonstop excitement
UNCASVILLE, CT (June 8, 2016) – The 19th annual Hot Summer Fun casts off this summer with a lineup sure to impress including an incredible Fishing Boat giveaway! The next few months are packed full of fun at Mohegan Sun including the hottest live entertainment, cash prizes, rooftop parties, food festivals and much more. Hot Summer Fun kicks off on Monday, June 13th and sizzles on through Sunday, September 4th!
Special Events
Swipe your Momentum card all summer long for a chance to win a Cobia 201CC Fishing Boat valued at $55,000! The Get Hooked Giveaway runs from June 13th to September 2nd. Swipe your Momentum card at any kiosk and you could reel in Free Slot Play, Momentum Dollars or doubled up entries toward the Grand Prize!
The winning continues with Mohegan Sun’s Best in the World Giveaway. Swipe your Momentum card Friday, July 29th through Friday, August 5th and select which country you think will win the most overall medals during the 2016 Summer Olympics for a chance to win $7,000 cash!
Celebrate the first signs of summer at Hot Summer Fun’s kickoff event, Sun BBQFest! Get fired up for some finger-lickin’ fun during Sun BBQFest. On June 11th & 12th, savor the flavors of the best barbeque around with festivities featuring celebrity BBQ Chef — Myron Mixon, live music, beer trailers, barbeque showdowns, local vendors, food trucks, fireworks and so much more!
The party doesn’t stop this summer at Mohegan Sun with a celebration for everyone! The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions, Barrett-Jackson brings in car lovers June 23rd through June 25th, Cigar aficionados unite at the Rooftop Cigar Social on Saturday, July 16th, thirsty competitors face off during the Olympub Games on Saturday, August 13th and foodies come together to wrap up the summer at the New England Food Truck Festival taking place at the Mohegan Sun Winter Parking Lot September 3rd & 4th!

Double Up Mondays
Beginning Monday, June 13th, guests can earn double Momentum Dollars from 6:00am to Midnight. Bring a friend to sign up for a Momentum card and double the fun with $10.00
Free Slot Play for you both to enjoy. Mohegan Sun shops and restaurants double down as well with two for one limonatas at BALLO Italian Restaurant, two for $40.00 Tuscan Tables at Todd English’s Tuscany from 11:30am to 3:00pm, $2.00 off Landshark drafts at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, two lunches for $30.00 or two dinners for $40.00 at Season’s Buffet, buy one regular-priced large jar and get two large jars free at Yankee Candle and so much more! To learn more about Double Up Mondays, please visit our website.

Cash Dash Tuesdays
The money flying frenzy returns this summer with Cash Cube where up to $120,000 is given away every Tuesday. Beginning Tuesday, June 14th, every half hour from Noon to 2:00pm and 5:00pm to 7:00pm, one lucky Momentum member playing their favorite slot machine will have a chance to enter the Cash Cube. New this year, each winner will be able to select a friend (who must also be a Momentum member) to also participate in the Cash Cube promotion! Win up to $10,000 in 60 seconds when you dash to grab the cash each Tuesday this summer. Catch the $2.00 bill inside the Cash Cube and we’ll double your winnings!

Boots-N-Brews Country Wednesdays
Dust off your boots and shake those midweek blues during Boots-N-Brews Country Wednesdays at Mohegan Sun! All summer long country entertainers take over the Wolf Den, putting on top performances each week. Take advantage of $2.00 domestic drafts and $5.00 for Jameson any way. Following each performance the party continues in The Lansdowne Irish Pub & Music House with live entertainment and drink specials. To learn more about Boots-N-Brews Country Wednesdays, please visit our website.
As an added Wednesday bonus, buy-one-get-one bus vouchers are offered each Wednesday during Hot Summer Fun! Bus vouchers must be purchased at the Mohegan Sun bus ticket window.  Vouchers can be purchased only for approved Line Run companies.  Not valid on Greyhound or Asian bus lines.

CaSh Craze Thursdays
Get your hands on the $120,000 up for grabs during Ca$h Craze Thursdays at Mohegan Sun! The wild and crazy Cash Crew will give $1,000 at the top of each hour to Momentum members each Thursday from Noon to 9:00pm during Hot Summer Fun! Starting Thursday, June 16th, play your favorite slot or table and keep your eyes peeled for the Cash Crew and you could win $1,000 cash!
Free & Fun Fridays
Each Friday morning throughout Hot Summer Fun, Mohegan Sun will also be giving away free t-shirts for the first 2,000 Momentum members. Beginning June 17th, shirts will be distributed at the Summer Coat Check starting at 9:00am. A different color shirt will be given each week. Collect all 12 during Hot Summer Fun!
Then start the weekend early with the Party on the Rooftop. This 21 and over event allows guests to enjoy live tribute bands, tiki bars and food trucks on top of the Riverview Parking Garage every Friday from 7:00pm – 11:00pm. Grab a $2.00 Bud Light or a $5.00 Tito’s cocktail and stop by the Gaming Tent complete with slots, Blackjack tables and roulette! Party on the Rooftop kicks off on Friday, June 17th with live music by Bon Jersey, a tribute to Bon Jovi. For a complete list of participating bands, please visit our website.
Worth the Wait Weekends
Weekends heat up at Mohegan Sun during Hot Summer Fun. Enjoy a drink under the world’s largest indoor planetarium dome at VISTA Lounge at Wombi Rock or party the night away at MIST, a steamy, contemporary venue that sits beneath the water wall in Casino of the Wind. Catch the hottest DJs around at AVALON, the favorite nightlife destination throughout the Northeast or meet up with friends for a handcrafted cocktail at Tom’s Urban. The fun continues with some of the best in comedy at COMIX Comedy Club, live music at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville and topnotch tequilas at SolToro Tequila Grill!
Entertainment Galore
This summer, Mohegan Sun has your concert hookup with the hottest names in music! The top-ranked Mohegan Sun Arena will be home to hot tours like Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas, Tweny One Pilots, Wynonna & The Big Noise, Fifth Harmony, Boston, Counting Crows & Rob Thomas, The Killers and so much more.
The Wolf Den, which is open seven days a week, free and for guests 21 and over, will see such acts as Hellogoodbye, Queensryche and Ice-T among others. Don’t miss the WNBA’s Connecticut Sun with multiple home games inside Mohegan Sun Arena throughout June, July and August!
About Mohegan Sun:
Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, is one of the largest, most spectacular travel destinations in the United States.  Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to a 34-story, 1,200 room luxury hotel, a world-class golf course and spa, over 85 shops, restaurants, nightclubs and bars, three award-winning entertainment venues including the 10,000-seat Mohegan Sun Arena, and three stunning casinos all under one roof. Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford, New Haven and Providence, and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and ocean waterfront of Mystic Country.  More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting our website. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, find us on Pinterest and view us on YouTube.