Athleta is now Open at Mohegan Sun


Real Estate Services Firm, Cushman & Wakefield, Arranged the Lease Agreement for the Latest Addition to the Shops at Mohegan Sun

UNCASVILLE, CT (August 8, 2023) – Mohegan Sun and Cushman & Wakefield are thrilled to announce the grand opening of Athleta at Mohegan Sun. The new 4,200-square-foot retail outlet that provides versatile premium performance apparel for women athletes opened today at 10:00am, located in the Shops at Mohegan Sun, which stretches 130,000 square-feet.

“We are thrilled to have arranged a lease for Athleta at this exceptional property,” said Carl Wunderlich, Director, Cushman & Wakefield, who represented the landlord in the lease transaction. “With its unparalleled combination of world-class amenities, this incredible destination provides an unmatched opportunity with a marquee storefront, catering to guests seeking a premier shopping experience.”

Mohegan Sun features two unique casinos, more than 70 shopping and dining experiences, two world-class spas, award-winning meeting facilities including Earth Expo & Convention Center, the Mohegan Sun FanDuel Sportsbook and a poker room as well as three major entertainment venues with seating from 350 to 10,000. Additionally, the property features two luxury hotel towers totaling 1,600 rooms. The Shops at Mohegan Sun is also home to the likes of Coach, Tommy Bahama, Yankee Candle, Sephora, Rove Outfitters, Lids and much more.

“Athleta will join 30+ shopping options in the Shops at Mohegan Sun and this addition certainly elevates the overall shopping experience at Mohegan Sun,” said Jeff Hamilton, President & General Manager of Mohegan Sun. “This popular women’s activewear brand will have a great location at Mohegan Sun, down the escalators from Sky Tower hotel lobby and near the famous Dale Chihuly ‘River Blue’ sculpture. A big thank you also goes out to Cushman & Wakefield for assisting in bringing this opportunity to fruition.”

Athleta at Mohegan Sun will be open daily beginning at 10:00am. Sunday through Thursday, the store will be open through 7:00pm, and through 10:00pm on Friday and Saturday. On Wednesday, August 9th, Athleta will be rolling out the Mohegan Sun Back to School Bash as part of this Grand Opening Week Celebration where all teachers will receive 10% off their purchase with a valid ID. On Thursday, August 10th, Athleta at Mohegan Sun will have a Healthcare Worker Appreciation Day, where healthcare workers can sign up for a WellPro discount with a valid ID. For more information on the WellPro program and its benefits, click here.

Mohegan Sun is located within 45 minutes from Providence, Hartford and New Haven and is within two hours of both Boston and New York.

Photos of Mohegan Sun can be downloaded here.

About Mohegan Sun
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 Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

About Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global commercial real estate services firm for property owners and occupiers with approximately 52,000 employees in approximately 400 offices and 60 countries. In 2022, the firm reported revenue of $10.1 billion across its core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, and valuation and other services. It also receives numerous industry and business accolades for its award-winning culture and commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and more. For additional information, visit

About Athleta
Owned by Gap Inc., Athleta was founded in 1998 to meet the unique needs of athletic women. Athleta’s mission is to ignite a community of active, healthy confident women and girls who empower each other to reach their limitless potential. Athleta’s first location opened in Mill Valley, California in 2011 and they now operate more than 200 stores throughout the United States and Canada. With powerful female figures, Allyson Felix, Simone Biles and Alicia Keys, Athleta is committed to purpose driven partnerships. For additional information, visit

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Cody Chapman

Chapman, Cody