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Mohegan Sun Pocono Serves Up A Hot, Fresh Addition

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Electric City Roasting Company Opens on February 1st

WILKES-BARRE, PA (January 31, 2018) – Mohegan Sun Pocono is excited to introduce the award – winning Electric City Roasting Company as the latest addition to their coffee & breakfast offerings. Electric City Roasting Company, Northeast Pennsylvania’s premiere coffee roaster, was founded in Pennsylvania by Mary Tellie, and has accumulated numerous “Best Coffee” awards and additional recognitions throughout the region since its inception in 2003.

“We’re very excited for Electric City Roasting Company to join us at Mohegan Sun Pocono.  They’re a great company that takes pride in their products and deliver a level of customer service in line with Mohegan Sun Pocono,” said Vice President of Marketing for Mohegan Sun Pocono, Erica Tessier.

Electric City Roasting Company is owned and operated by self – dedicated coffee professionals who strive for excellence through sustainability, traceability and quality. They have direct trade relationships with partner farms, many of which have placed in the top 10 at the Cup of Excellence.  Mohegan Sun Pocono guests will now be able to treat themselves to award winning blends including Velvet and Prima Volce Espresso, as well as specialty crafted Cold Label cold brew on tap, select teas and hot chocolate made to order.  Homemade breakfast sandwiches and pastries will enhance the menu.

Electric City Roasting Company will begin serving guests at 6:30am on Thursday, February 1st and replaces Betty & Joe’s.  Business hours are 6:30am to 2:30am, Sunday through Thursday, and 24 hours, Friday and Saturday.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO

Mohegan Sun Pocono, owned by the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, is one of the most distinctive and spectacular entertainment, gaming, shopping and dining destinations in Pennsylvania. Situated on 400 acres in Plains, Pennsylvania, Mohegan Sun Pocono features a 238-room hotel with on-site spa and adjacent 20,000 square-foot Convention Center. It is currently home to 82,000 square feet of gaming space including 91 live table games, 2,300 slot machines and electronic table games, a variety of dining and shopping options, nightlife, entertainment and live harness racing. Mohegan Sun Pocono is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. More information is available by calling 1.888.WIN.IN.PA (1.888.946.4672) or visiting our website. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram, download our app and view us on YouTube.

Ring in the New Year at Mohegan Sun Pocono

Monday, December 18th, 2017

Live music, dining specials and a festive night!

WILKES-BARRE, PA (December 18, 2017) – Before the clock strikes Midnight, ring in the New Year at Mohegan Sun Pocono.  With festivities all night long, there is something for everyone with live music, champagne toasts and so much more.

New Year’s Eve:

Head over to Timbers Buffet before your night out to get a full belly for just $29.99 from 4:00pm to 10:00pm.  Soup will be a lobster bisque, a carving board station with carved prime rib or roasted turkey breast, main specials with stuffed salmon filet, traditional or lobster mac n cheese, mussels scampi style, pork and sauerkraut or sweet tea pork chops with brandied apples and more.  Stop at the dessert station for favorites like cake, mousse or a cannoli.

Live Music New Year’s Eve:

Start your night listening to Ruth’s Chris Jazz trio at Ruth’s Chris Steak House from 6:30pm to 12:30am, at 9:00pm hang out with Gerald Demarco at Elixir or have a laugh with Stephanie Peters at Wise Crackers Comedy Club, party on with The Chatter from 9:30pm to 1:30am at Breakers and continue the celebration with Grace’s Downfall at  Bar Louie from 10:00pm to 1:30am.

New Year’s Day:

Timbers Buffet will feature a special menu for $19.99 per person from 8:30am to 3:00pm.  The menu includes brunch favorites like French toast, hash browns and bacon, to cold seafood offerings of spiced mussels and shrimp.  Check out the carving board station with sugar glazed ham, roast turkey breast or top round of beef.  For a main course, taste the coconut shrimp, stuffed flounder or crab cakes.  Make sure to save room and stop by the dessert station to have some ice cream, cobbler and more!

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO

Mohegan Sun Pocono, owned by the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, is one of the most distinctive and spectacular entertainment, gaming, shopping and dining destinations in Pennsylvania. Situated on 400 acres in Plains, Pennsylvania, Mohegan Sun Pocono features a 238-room hotel with on-site spa and adjacent 20,000 square-foot Convention Center. It is currently home to 82,000 square feet of gaming space including 91 live table games, 2,300 slot machines and electronic table games, a variety of dining and shopping options, nightlife, entertainment and live harness racing. Mohegan Sun Pocono is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. More information is available by calling 1.888.WIN.IN.PA (1.888.946.4672) or visiting our website. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram, download our app and view us on YouTube.

Mohegan Sun Pocono To Open All-New Irish Pub & Eatery Winter 2018

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

WILKES-BARRE, PA (November 7, 2017) – Mohegan Sun Pocono is excited to announce an all-new new Irish Pub & Eatery, Molly O’Sheas, set to open winter of 2018, near the main valet entrance.

Construction is underway on the new location with Somerville Construction. The venue will feature authentic Irish décor, a delicious dining menu, live weekend entertainment and one of the best beer and whiskey menus to be found in the region.

“We’re beyond thrilled to open this new location inside Mohegan Sun Pocono for our guests. The nightlife at our property already has fantastic stops like Breakers and Bar Louie, and to now round it out with Molly O’Sheas is very exciting. We think it will quickly become a popular stop for friends and family to enjoy great company, food, drinks and service.” – Erica Tessier, Vice President of Marketing for Mohegan Sun Pocono.

With a target opening date of winter 2018, some of the beer menu highlights at Molly O’Sheas include; Guinness, Smithwicks, Harp, Strongbow Hard Cider, Killian’s Irish Red and Yuengling Lager. And for whiskey lovers, Molly O’Sheas will have everything from Jameson to Tullamore Dew.  In addition, beer flights and whiskey flights will also be available.

On the eatery side, the pub will serve up comfort appetizers and entrees: Irish Nachos, Homemade Chips, Sheperd’s Pie, Bangers and Mash, Ruebens and a variety of sliders.

Hours:

Mondays – Thursdays: 4:00pm to 12:00am

Fridays: 4:00pm to 2:00am

Saturdays: 12:00pm to 2:00am

Sundays: 12:00pm to 12:00am

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO

Mohegan Sun Pocono, owned by the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, is one of the most distinctive and spectacular entertainment, gaming, shopping and dining destinations in Pennsylvania. Situated on 400 acres in Plains, Pennsylvania, Mohegan Sun Pocono features a 238-room hotel with on-site spa and adjacent 20,000 square-foot Convention Center. It is currently home to 82,000 square feet of gaming space including 91 live table games, 2,300 slot machines and electronic table games, a variety of dining and shopping options, nightlife, entertainment and live harness racing. Mohegan Sun Pocono is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. More information is available by calling 1.888.WIN.IN.PA (1.888.946.4672) or visiting our website. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram, download our app and view us on YouTube.

Tony Orlando to Perform at Mohegan Sun Pocono

Friday, September 8th, 2017

November 18th in the Keystone Grand Ballroom

WILKES-BARRE, PA (September 8, 2017) – Hollywood Walk of Fame artist, songwriter, television star and actor, Tony Orlando, will be sharing his five decade career highlights with his endearing warmth and humor on stage at the Keystone Grand Ballroom on Saturday, November 18th, 2017 at 8:00pm.   Tony Orlando has sold millions of records, including five number one hits “Tie A Yellow Ribbon ‘Round The Ole Oak Tree,” Knock Three Times,” “Candida,” “My Sweet Gypsy Rose,” and “He Don’t Love You (Like I Love You)”.

Tickets start at $149.00, $109.00, $99.00, $39.00 and $29.00 and are on sale today through Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster customers may purchase tickets by logging on to ticketmaster.com or calling Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number at 1.800.745.3000. Tickets will also be available for purchase, free of service fees, at the Mohegan Sun Pocono Box Office.

Tony Orlando is one of the most popular live concert entertainer that has headlined around the world and for five United States Presidents.  A 2016 review stated “The truth is: Tony Orlando is more than a singer.  He has the ability to reach an audience, touch us inside, and connect with us on a higher level with his voice, style, and values”.  In the same year he was honored as the “Casino Entertainer of the Year Award”, recipient of the “Best All Around Entertainer” a total of four times in Las Vegas and three times in Atlantic City, “The Ellis Island Medal of Honor” and many more distinctions.

Outside of Tony’s career, he has worked and helped many organizations throughout the years.  He has worked on behalf of veterans becoming the Honorary Chairman at the 40th Anniversary at the NAM-POW’s Homecoming Celebration in 2014.  Snowball Express is an organization that serves the children of our fallen military heroes, where Tony has been recognized as Honorary Chairman and serves on the Board of Directors from the Eisenhower Foundation.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO

Mohegan Sun Pocono, owned by the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, is one of the most distinctive and spectacular entertainment, gaming, shopping and dining destinations in Pennsylvania. Situated on 400 acres in Plains, Pennsylvania, Mohegan Sun Pocono features a 238-room hotel with on-site spa and adjacent 20,000 square-foot Convention Center. It is currently home to 82,000 square feet of gaming space including 91 live table games, 2,300 slot machines and electronic table games, a variety of dining and shopping options, nightlife, entertainment and live harness racing. Mohegan Sun Pocono is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. More information is available by calling 1.888.WIN.IN.PA (1.888.946.4672) or visiting our website. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram, download our app and view us on YouTube.

Hot Summer Fun All Season Long at Mohegan Sun Pocono

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

July 1st to August 31st

WILKES-BARRE, PA (June 27, 2017) – There is nowhere else to be during the summer season than Mohegan Sun Pocono, enjoying their 2017 Hot Summer Fun events, prizes and promotions!  Hot Summer Fun begins Saturday, July 1st and will heat up all summer through Thursday, August 31st.

King Of Cash

Throughout the month of July, guests can win over $125,000 in Cash and Free Slot Play Prizes!  Receive one entry for everyStatus Point earned beginning from 6:00am on July 1st through 9:45pm on July 29th.  On July 29th, four winners every 30 minutes from noon to 7:00pm will win $500 in Free Slot Play.  From 7:00pm to 10:00pm lucky guests will get the chance to win a share of over $100,000 in cash.

Beach Ball Big Wheel

Bounce your way to Mohegan Sun Pocono as one lucky guest every 10 minutes will have the opportunity to spin the BeachBallMega Wheel.  Every Saturday in July from 2:00pm to midnight, you may win a prize.  The prizes range from $100 Free Slot Play to $10,000 cash!

Jeep Giveaway

Win a brand new 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara, cash, Free Slot Play and more throughout the month of August.  Beginning August 1st to August 26th, for every Status Point earned, guests receive one entry into the drawing.  On Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, earn more points just for playing on those days!  How many entries can you accumulate before the prize drawings from 3:00pm to 10:15pm on August 26th to win a new Jeep?

Envelope Extravaganza Wednesdays

Which guest will be lucky and choose the envelope with up to $1,000 Free Slot Play out of the mystery box? Five guests every 15 minutes from 11:00am to 6:00pm every Wednesday throughout August will be selected to choose an envelope with a mystery amount between $100 to $1,000 in Free Slot Play.

Summertime Entertainment

As the summer sun sets for the night, Mohegan Sun Pocono lights up the Keystone Grand Ballroom stage when Pop – Rock artist, Richard Marx, performs live on Friday, July 7th at 8:00pm with tickets starting at $29.00.  Shawn Klush, known as the “World’s Greatest Elvis” and Elvis’ own Sweet Inspirations captivate the crowd on Saturday, August 26th at 8:00pm and Sunday, August 27th at 4:00pm, tickets to both shows start at $29.00. Tickets are available for all shows by logging on to ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number at 1.800.745.3000. Tickets are also available for purchase, free of service fees, at the Mohegan Sun Pocono Box Office.

During the summer weeks, come to The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Racetrack Apron to unwind and have fun at Party on the Patio! Every Thursday at 6:00pm starting June 1st to August 31st.  Enjoy free live music with an impressive line – up of cover bands along with food and drink specials!

If you enjoy live entertainment, don’t miss all the local bands that will be coming to Breakers every Saturday!  The electrifying and energetic atmosphere will be a great place to enjoy music and drink specials with friends.

Wilkes – Barre Annual Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration

Who does not love to see 4th of July fireworks light up the night sky? It is fun for all ages to watch and enjoy! Head on down to Kirby Park Tuesday, July 4th as Mohegan Sun Pocono is proud to be a diamond level sponsor for the Wilkes – Barre Annual Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration!

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO

Mohegan Sun Pocono, owned by the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, is one of the most distinctive and spectacular entertainment, gaming, shopping and dining destinations in Pennsylvania. Situated on 400 acres in Plains, Pennsylvania, Mohegan Sun Pocono features a 238-room hotel with on-site spa and adjacent 20,000 square-foot Convention Center. It is currently home to 82,000 square feet of gaming space including 91 live table games, 2,300 slot machines and electronic table games, a variety of dining and shopping options, nightlife, entertainment and live harness racing. Mohegan Sun Pocono is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. More information is available by calling 1.888.WIN.IN.PA (1.888.946.4672) or visiting our website. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram, download our app and view us on YouTube.

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