Mohegan Sun Names Jennifer Rizzotti President of Connecticut Sun

2021-04-20

Former UConn Women’s Basketball Star and Current Assistant Coach of the USA Women’s Olympic Basketball Team to Lead Mohegan Tribe owned WNBA Franchise

Mohegan Sun is excited to announce today that Jennifer Rizzotti has been named President of the Connecticut Sun (CT Sun). In this role, Rizzotti will be responsible for the overall business operations and marketing strategies of the Mohegan Tribe owned WNBA franchise that plays its home games in Mohegan Sun Arena.

“I am so honored to rejoin ... 

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Mohegan Sun Celebrates The Year of the Ox

2021-02-12

A traditional Lion Dance took place today outside of Mohegan Sun’s Sky Tower in celebration of the 2021 Lunar New Year

UNCASVILLE, CT (February 12, 2021) – Mohegan Sun celebrates the Lunar New Year every year with a traditional Lion Dance, which has long represented the exorcising of evil spirits and the summoning of luck and fortune. This year, the ceremony took place outdoors at Sky Tower valet, and playing key roles in the celebration were both Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) ... 

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Mohegan Sun’s Hotel Towers Roll out the “Big Game Package”

2021-01-25

The Chiefs take on the Buccaneers on Sunday, February 7th and Mohegan Sun has guests covered with a special hotel package for prime viewing that includes beer, wings, pizza and more

For football’s biggest night on Sunday, February 7th, Mohegan Sun’s Sky Tower and Earth Tower are currently taking reservations for a special hotel package. The “Big Game Package” comes equipped with room service delivery right at 6:30pm ET kick-off (unless otherwise specified) of an 18” Cheese Pizza, ... 

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Mohegan Sun’s Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest Postponed Until 2022

2021-01-11

Sun Wine & Food Fest, one of Mohegan Sun’s largest property-wide events, has been officially postponed for 2021. This difficult decision was made in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as keeping the community safe takes precedence.

Over the past 17 years, Sun Wine & Food Fest has developed into a four-day, multi-event festival. The event welcomes thousands of guests over the course of the weekend and features 30 local and nationally acclaimed chefs. Hundreds of vendors are ... 

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Mohegan Sun Arena Reimagined Relevance With Live Televised Events Throughout The Pandemic

2021-01-05

One of the premier casino and entertainment destinations in the United States made a vital pivot during the pandemic to safely host major sports, primarily inside the award-winning Mohegan Sun Arena

UNCASVILLE, CT (January 5, 2021) – 2020 was a historic year that resulted in every major entertainment venue across the globe shutting down due to the worst pandemic in a century, accounting for billions in lost live entertainment revenue.  Mohegan Sun Arena still found a way to stay open and ... 

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Mohegan Sun Poker Room Reopens Today with Limited Capacity & Enhanced Safety Protocols

2020-12-29

Mohegan Sun’s Poker Room, located in Casino of the Earth, reopened 6 of its 33 tables this morning, and will feature no more than 7 players per table

UNCASVILLE, CT (December 29, 2020) – Mohegan Sun Poker has made its return and will be open daily from 10:00am – 2:00am. With health & safety being the top priority, the Poker Room reopens at under one third of its total tables, will feature a max of 7 players at a table at once and will incorporate ... 

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Mohegan Sun Named “Industry Innovator” by Eastern Connecticut’s Chamber of Commerce Annual ECTy Awards

2020-12-22

Mohegan Sun was recently recognized as “Industry Innovator” by the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut’s annual awards, also known as the “ECTys,” aiming to recognize excellence in both business and the community. The “Industry Innovator” award showcases businesses of any size that have shown strong ability to adapt to the marketplace by introducing or embracing new concepts or technologies to better ... 

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Basketball Hall of Fame and Gazelle Group Reveal Complete Schedule for “Bubbleville” at Mohegan Sun

2020-11-12

Collegiate Event to Feature 40 Teams in 45 Games Over 11 Days

Uncasville, CT – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and Gazelle Group today announced the complete schedule of matchups for the season-opening event known as “Bubbleville.” Games will be played November 25 – December 5, 2020 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Bubbleville will house several events relocated and reimagined due to COVID-19 and provides a controlled environment with teams and event ... 

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Mohegan Tribe, Mohegan Sun and Yale New Haven Health Expand Partnership, Prioritize the Health of Southeastern Connecticut

2020-11-02

New Haven and Uncasville, CT (Nov. 2, 2020) – Two of the state’s largest employers are partnering together for the betterment of healthcare in southeastern Connecticut. The Mohegan Tribe, headquarte

red on their reservation in Uncasville and Yale New Haven Health (YNHHS), the state’s largest healthcare system, have been working in collaboration for nearly two years. Most recently, that partnership has expanded greatly to ensure the safety and health of not just team members of Mohegan ... 

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IGT Launches PeakSlant32 – the First Slot Cabinet in North America with Three 32-Inch Displays; Guests of Mohegan Sun First in World to Enjoy the new Slot Machines

2020-10-22

UNCASVILLE, CT (October 22, 2020) – International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE: IGT) announced today that it successfully launched the PeakSlant32™ cabinet, the first slot cabinet in North America to feature three 32-inch displays. Guests of Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn. were the first in the world to enjoy exciting IGT slot games on more than 20 of the eye-catching PeakSlant32 cabinets. 

This latest addition to IGT’s high-performance Peak hardware ... 

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