‘Tis The Season at Mohegan Sun!


Celebrate Christmas and New Year’s Eve with dining and retail specials across property

UNCASVILLE, CT (December 16, 2020) – Mohegan Sun is sharing holiday cheer with dining and retail specials for Christmas and New Year’s. Guests can have a festive feast at their favorite restaurant and pick up the perfect gift for a loved one in The Shops at Mohegan Sun.

Christmas dinner at BALLO Italian Restaurant starts with roasted candy stripe beets and mozzarella. For the entrée, enjoy pan seared duck breast and sweet potato & maple bacon tortellini. End the meal on a sweet note with delicious snickerdoodle cannoli. BALLO Italian Restaurant is open on Christmas Day from 4:00pm – 9:00pm.

Guests who dine with Hash House A Go Go on Christmas Day have a variety of delicious options to choose from:

  • The peppermint bark pancake is back! Enjoy a famous Hash House pancake cooked with crushed candy cane and milk chocolate chips, topped with whipped cream
  • The cream cheese stuffed French toast has cream cheese sandwiched between two pieces of milk bread, dipped in banana cream batter, grilled to perfection and topped with a lemon curd sauce
  • A mouthwatering house-cooked prime rib will be served with garlic mashed potatoes, sautéed vegetables, au jus and horseradish cream
  • The shrimp scampi pasta includes sautéed gulf shrimp atop a bed of linguini pasta, tossed with a scampi butter, bay shrimp, white wine, roasted red pepper and green onions

Dinner on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with Todd English’s Tuscany includes braised veal osso buco and risotto alla Milanese. Guests can also enjoy a decadent New Year’s Eve dinner that features a 16 oz. bone-in prime ribeye, butter poached Alaskan king crab, EVOO silk potatoes, asparagus and Béarnaise. Dinner service is available from 4:00pm – 8:15pm on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, and from 4:30pm – 8:15pm on New Year’s Eve. Lunch service will not be offered.

Guests can dine in luxury with novelle on New Year’s Eve from 4:30pm – 8:15pm. Live entertainment will be provided by Hip Hop Violinist Big Lux. For additional information and reservations, call 860.861.5994. Food service will not be provided on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day.

Pasta Vita is offering Christmas and holiday catering. In addition to their holiday menu, Pasta Vita features over 100 freshly prepared entrées, vegetable dishes, salads, sauces, soups, breads and desserts, as well as over 25 varieties of the company’s famous specialty-striped ravioli. Pasta Vita has two locations at Mohegan Sun – the Riverview Entrance of Casino of the Sky and right across from the Summer Valet Entrance.

At Michael Jordan’s Steak House, dinner starts with a miniature beef Wellington with Bordelaise sauce. For the main course, choose between the “Prime 23” – a 23 oz. bone-in prime rib, two bacon scallops and two sautéed shrimp, or “The G.O.A.T” – a 23 oz. bone-in prime rib, double cut lamb chops, a 1/2 lb. of King crab legs with black garlic butter and a roasted 6 oz. lobster tail with butter and charred lemon. Complete either meals with a slice of red velvet cake. Both of these surf and turf feasts can be paired with an eggnog martini, made of Van Gogh vanilla vodka, citrus liqueur, eggnog, nutmeg and cinnamon. This dinner special is available on Christmas Day only.

MJ23 Sports Bar & Grill is serving up a three-course meal exclusively on Christmas Day that starts with pasta fagioli. The entrée is prime rib with mashed potatoes, asparagus and natural jus. Dessert is a delectable white chocolate bread pudding. This three course meal pairs perfectly with the white chocolate peppermint martini made with Mozart white chocolate liqueur, Van Gogh vanilla vodka, peppermint, nutmeg and cinnamon.

Over at SolToro, Christmas dinner starts with Mexican street corn on the cob, complete with crème elote, queso fresco and tajín. The main course is a combination of two different fajitas, options include chicken, shrimp or steak. Dessert is a rich chocolate flan. The holiday cocktail at SolToro is a refreshing coconut cranberry margarita with sugared cranberries and rosemary. This special is offered on Christmas Day only.

It’s never too late to get the perfect gift at The Shops at Mohegan Sun! These offers are valid on Christmas Day only.

Ben & Jerry’s has a sweet deal for all! On Friday, December 25th, buy a gift card valued at $10.00 or more and receive a free scoop of ice cream.

At Galina’s, receive 25% off any two items purchased at regular price in the same transaction. Visit Galina’s for additional information.

Guests can receive a free Christmas tree plate at Le Creuset with a $200 purchase, while supplies last. Visit Le Creuset for additional information.

With Swarovski’s holiday sale, guests can spoil their special someone with beautiful, sparkling crystals!

  • Spend $175 and receive 20% off
  • Spend $200 and receive 30% off
  • Spend $600 and receive 35% off

In addition to dining and retail offerings, Comix Roadhouse will offer a variety of limited capacity shows to help wrap up the holiday season. For additional information, visit comixroadhouse.com.

New Year’s Eve at Mohegan Sun will look a little different this year. While there will not be any of the signature major events like breakout parties or celebrations in The Shops at Mohegan Sun, guests are still invited to celebrate the start of 2021 with the “Cheers to the New Year” hotel package. Guests who book this overnight special, valid for Thursday, December 31st to Friday, January 1st, will receive one complimentary bottle of champagne and a $100 food & beverage credit available to use at any restaurant or towards room service. Reservation opportunities are limited, guests are encouraged to book the “Cheers to the New Year” hotel package in advance by calling 1.888.777.7922 or visiting the Mohegan Sun booking page. Guests are also encouraged to make restaurant reservations related to the hotel package in advance.

Mohegan Sun continues to be dedicated to upholding the highest safety standards for all guests and team members, and that certainly continues through the holiday season and beyond.  For a full list of our health and safety guidelines, please visit mohegansun.com/updates.

Owned by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, 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 two unique casinos, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, two world-class spas, a 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 mohegansun.com. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

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Charisse Huff

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