25th Annual Hot Summer Fun Set to Kick off at Mohegan Sun


Celebrate all season long with showstopping live entertainment, festivals, cash, prize giveaways, and more

Mohegan Sun is heating up for the 25th anniversary of its annual Hot Summer Fun celebration! The action gets started on Monday, June 27th where guests can take advantage of daily Momentum member promotions, thrilling special events, live entertainment in Mohegan Sun Arena, Wolf Den, and more through Friday, September 2nd.

Momentum members can participate in a new promotion every day of the week! Guests can sign up for Mohegan Sun’s free rewards program at any Player’s Club booth on property.

On More Money Mondays, Momentum members can win their share of $10,000 cash! Every Monday from June 27th – August 29th, one Momentum member will be randomly selected every sixty minutes between 10:00am – 7:00pm to win $1,000 cash. That’s 10 winners every Monday! To enter, Momentum members can play their favorite slots, tables, stadium games or poker games in the Poker Room. All Momentum members must be present to win.

During Catchin’ Rays Tuesdays, Momentum members can go head-to-head with other members in their Status Level for up to $1,000 Momentum Dollars! Momentum members can play their favorite slots, table games, stadium games or wager in the Race Book and Poker Room from 6:00am – 10:00pm every Tuesday from June 28th – August 30th. Five winners per status level will be selected each week, and the Momentum members who earn the most Status Points throughout the week win the top prize! Momentum members must be a Core, Ignite, Leap, Ascend, Soar, or Soar Hawk member to participate.

Momentum members can double down on the momentum earnings during Wild Winning Wednesdays. Every Wednesday from June 29th – August 31st, Momentum members who play their favorite slots from 6:00am – Midnight will receive double Momentum Dollars. Momentum members can also earn double Status Points while playing their favorite table games, including Poker, stadium gaming and wagers placed in the Race Book. New to Hot Summer Fun is the Wild Winning Wednesday Kiosk Game that allows guests to swipe their Momentum card to win a share of $25,000 in Free Slot Play every Wednesday of HSF!

Additionally, with Bring-A-Friend Free Slot Play, any Momentum member who brings a friend to create a new Momentum account will receive $10 in Free Slot Play for themselves and $10 in Free Slot Play for the new member! Plus, if the new Momentum member provides their email address, they will be provided with an extra $10 in Free Slot Play. The Bring-A-Friend Free Slot Play promotion is limited to one offer per Momentum member, per Wild Winning Wednesday.

With Thrills & Chills Thursdays, Momentum members can win their share of prizes all day long! To enter, Momentum members can play their favorite slots, table games, stadium games or poker games in the Poker Room from June 30th through September 1st between the hours of 11:00am – 9:00pm. At the top of each hour during the promotion, one lucky Momentum member will be randomly chosen to win a gift of their choosing from our exclusive online catalog! All guests must be present to win.

Momentum members can kickstart their weekend with Fun in the Sun Fridays. Starting at 10:00am, the first 1,000 Momentum members to visit the Play+ Event Center (located next to Hash House A Go Go in Casino of the Earth) will receive a commemorative free Hot Summer Fun t-shirt. New colors will be offered every Friday from July 1st – September 2nd and Momentum members will have the chance to collect all 10!  All participants must present their Momentum card and a valid ID to participate. Limit one shirt per Momentum member, per Fun in the Sun Friday.

In addition to these daily bonuses, Momentum members will have an extra chance to win big with Mohegan Sun’s $50,000 Jackpot Celebration! Through September 3rd, Momentum members who hit a jackpot of $1,200 or more on their favorite slot machines will get an entry form. Winners must activate their entries at Mohegan Sun between the hours of Noon and 7:00pm on Saturday, September 3rd. Lucky winners will be chosen at 7:30pm on Saturday, September 3rd (there will not be a live drawing). More details are available by visiting any Player’s Club booth at Mohegan Sun.

One lucky Momentum member will get the chance to take their summertime adventures to new heights with a 2022 Forest River RV Wildwood FSX 170SS from Long View RV Superstores, courtesy of Mohegan Sun’s Happy Camper Giveaway! Guests can swipe their Momentum card once a day at any promotional kiosk from June 27th through September 2nd to earn Free Slot Play, Momentum Dollars or entries into the grand prize drawing. Those looking to double their total entries can swipe their Momentum card at any promotional kiosk on Friday, September 2nd from 6:00am – 4:00pm. The grand prize drawing takes place on Friday, September 2nd at 7:00pm. Momentum members can visit any Player’s Club booth for official details.

Momentum members who want to enjoy Hot Summer Fun while relaxing with their favorite cold beverage can pick up a complimentary Hot Summer Fun 12-can cooler bag at the Play+ Event Center on Sunday, July 3rd. The giveaway begins at 10:00am, and cooler bags are limited to the first 1,000 Momentum members. Each Momentum member is only allowed one bag. All guests must present their Momentum card as well as a valid photo ID.


The summer entertainment lineup inside the award-winning Mohegan Sun Arena features chart-topping acts like My Chemical Romance, Santana, New Kids on the Block, Shawn Mendes, Lorde, Sam Hunt, Pitbull, OneRepublic, Third Eye Blind, and much more. Located in the heart of Casino of the Earth, the legendary Wolf Den showcases free live shows including favorites like Queensrÿche, classic rock stars such as Steven Page, and everything in between. For full details on all live entertainment in Mohegan Sun Arena and the Wolf Den throughout Hot Summer Fun, visit mohegansun.com/entertainment.

Hot Summer Fun wouldn’t be complete without the popular live outdoor entertainment series Party on the Patio taking place every Friday from July 1st – September 2nd from 7:00pm – 11:00pm. The Summer Entrance will undergo a complete transformation into the best spot for drink specials, fire pits, food trucks, and so much more while enjoying the sounds of the best tribute bands around. Reserve a fire pit and your first round of drinks for up to six guests to take your Party on the Patio experience to new heights!

Fleetwood Macked kicks off the Party on the Patio concert series on July 1st delivering all of Fleetwood Mac’s hits. Two weeks later, enjoy the tropical vibes with a hint of country funkiness when Parrot Beach rocks the patio set to all the Jimmy Buffett classics on Friday, June 15th. August turns up the heat as 7800 Fahrenheit takes the stage as a tribute to Bon Jovi on August 19th with classics such as “Livin’on a Prayer”, “You Give Love a Bad Name”, and more. The BStreetBand closes out the series Friday, September 2nd with the sounds of Bruce Springsteen. Seating for Party on the Patio is available on a first-come, first-served basis, however, guests are welcome to bring their own chairs. Delicious food truck options such as Backyard Smokers, The Rolling Tomato, and Munchies Food Truck will also be available during Party on the Patio.

will also be available during Party on the Patio.  For full details on fire pit reservations and information about the tribute band lineup, visit mohegansun.com

Guests looking for a more intimate entertainment experience can enjoy novelle’s Bubbles, Brunch & Beats: Baby Got Brunch on Sunday, July 3rd. The exclusive themed brunch has no cover, and is full of expertly made food and cocktails while chilling to a DJ spinning the best music from that decade. Make your way to Mohegan Sun’s luxury lounge at 11:00am for this rad brunch with a 90’s flair!


The Hot Summer Fun doesn’t stop there! Tequila fans rejoice as the Sun Tequila Tasting is back and better than ever. Limes will be squeezed, and salt & sugar will be flowing on Saturday, July 23rd, to complement an array of tasty tequila and margarita samples at our mixology stations. Guests will have the opportunity to pedal a one-of-a-kind blender bike to mix up their very own margarita at an exclusive Patrón sponsored Happy Hour.  Sip on your choice of various Fruitful Mixology liqueurs to kick-start your evening. Dive into savory Mexican fare provided by Taco Pacifico and capture memories at our photo booth while dancing along to band, The Fake Experience! Tickets include food and entertainment! Tickets are currently on sale for $70.00 via ticketmaster.com and will be available for $75.00 on the day of the event.


Owned by Mohegan, 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 70 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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Aaron Austin

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