Mohegan Sun Guest wins $3.8 Million

A very lucky guest struck it big just after Midnight on April 4, 2022 taking home the largest IGT Wheel of Fortune jackpot to be won at Mohegan Sun in nearly 20 years

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 12, 2022) – While the winner opted to keep their information private, there was a very lucky guest who won a massive progressive slot jackpot on April 4th, 2022 at Mohegan Sun. The guest won $3.8 million on one of Mohegan Sun’s most popular games, IGT’s Wheel of Fortune. This is the largest jackpot won on a Wheel of Fortune slot machine at Mohegan Sun in nearly 20 years. The previous high mark was on October 26, 2003 when a guest struck it big for close to $4.49 million on a Wheel of Fortune slots game.

Mohegan Sun is home to nearly 4,000 slot machines and nearly 300 table games across two unique casinos and offers various promotions throughout the year. For more information on casino gaming at Mohegan Sun, and to learn more about the Momentum rewards program, visit


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 75 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.

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Share Awards Lucky Guest $50,000, Mohegan Digital’s real money online casino, also randomly selected another player to take home $25,000; Both guests accepted big checks inside Mohegan Sun on Thursday, January 20th 

Since the launch of online casino gaming in Connecticut during fall 2021, Mohegan Digital has given away more than $100,000 in cash and prizes, including $75,000 to two lucky winners this week. Just by signing up and creating a new account on the real money online casino app available through, Stacy of Milford, CT walked away with $50,000. Another winner, Kelly, from Danbury, CT, was awarded $25,000. Special promotions and giveaways are still taking place for residents and visitors to Connecticut by simply signing up and registering an account at or through the associated apps for iOS and Google Play.

Speaking to the excitement of randomly winning $50,000 at a big check moment at Mohegan Sun, Stacy said, “I really couldn’t believe it and asked repeatedly if this was a joke. We love Mohegan Sun and the team there is always so nice, especially the person who called to give me this amazing news!” will also have an exciting promo contest live at the 2022 Sun Wine & Food Festival (SWFF), taking place inside the Earth Expo & Convention Center at Mohegan Sun during the final week of January. “The Temperature Rising Game Show,” located in Earth Expo during the Grand Tasting Preview taking place on Friday, January 28th (8:00pm – 10:00pm), and Grand Tasting (Noon – 5:00pm)  on Saturday, January 29th, will randomly select two contestants chosen from those who have signed up and deposited at least $10 on or its apps. The contestants will then battle in a trivia contest against each other, family feud style! Answering five questions correctly in a row will crown a winner, of which up to $2,500 will be awarded. This contest will call up contestants throughout these SWFF events.  “The Temperature Rising Game Show” will also be taking place at the Fire & Ice Festival in Putnam, CT on Saturday, February 12th, from Noon to 9:00pm.

Other thrilling promotions are ongoing as well, including another $25,000 being up for grabs as part of the New Year $25k Cheer sweepstakes. All that is required is a download and sign-up through and/or its associated apps. This same easy process also gives new users a shot at winning an all-new Xbox Series X or an amazing hotel package that includes overnight accommodations, a $300 Mandara Spa Gift Card, Dinner at Todd English’s Tuscany and more. also currently offers $1,000 risk-free to new players on their first day! Net losses are refunded as casino site credit.

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About Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) is a master developer and operator of premier global integrated entertainment resorts, including Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut, Inspire in Incheon, South Korea and Niagara Casinos in Niagara, Canada. MGE is owner, developer, and/or manager of integrated entertainment resorts throughout the United States, including Connecticut, New Jersey, Washington, Pennsylvania, as well as Northern Asia and Niagara Falls, Canada, and Las Vegas, Nevada. MGE also manages Mohegan Digital, which is an iGaming division providing cutting-edge online gaming solutions to Mohegan’s loyal fan-base and meeting the needs of new customers on a global scale. Mohegan Digital launched and associated smartphone apps in Connecticut on October 19, 2021. MGE is also the owner and operator of Connecticut Sun, a professional basketball team in the WNBA. For more information on MGE and our properties, visit