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Celebrate New Year’s Eve All Weekend At Mohegan Sun Pocono

Monday, December 7th, 2015

Parties, events and specials all weekend long to ring in 2016

WILKES-BARRE, PA (December 7, 2015) – Where will you be on New Year’s Eve? This year make a resolution to be at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre, and ring in 2016 in style!

New Years EveWednesday, December 30th

Why wait for New Year’s Eve? Head over to Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza to see the one and only Kevin Hart bring the laughs on Wednesday, December 30th.  One of comedy’s biggest stars and a Philadelphia native, Hart most recently starred opposite Will Ferrell in Warner Brothers Pictures’ Get Hard. Tickets are still available at ticketmaster.com or at the NBT Bank Box Office in Wilkes-Barre.

New Year’s Eve: Thursday, December 31st

Early birds can start the revelry early at Mohegan Sun Pocono’s Noon Year’s Eve celebration, where it’s Midnight somewhere! Enjoy a countdown at Noon, along with a complimentary apple cider toast, party hats and noisemakers on the casino floor. Everyone age 21 and over is welcome to join the fun.

Play all day, then party all night! Spend the day at your favorite slot or table game and play $201,600 Party Fever. From 6:00am to 8:00pm, with each Status Point earned, receive a scratch card for the chance to win up to $201,600! Visit any kiosk to obtain a slip to exchange for a scratch card at the Player’s Club booth, while supplies last.

The fun continues all night on the casino floor, with the New Year’s Eve Prize Patrol out and about from 9:00pm to 1:00am. Every hour, they will award great prizes to two randomly selected guests playing their favorite slot or table game. So relax, have some fun, and may the New Year bring you luck and prosperity!

Bid farewell to 2015 and party like it’s 2016 at Bash in the Ballroom–a free party inside the Keystone Grand Ballroom. It may be New Year’s Eve but it will be hot summer fun from 10:00pm to 1:00am with live music from Parrotbeach, a Jimmy Buffet tribute band. Wear your best tropical attire or dress to impress—the choice is yours! Enjoy tropical drink specials all night long and $2.00 Coors Light drafts until Midnight.

While the casino floor at Mohegan Sun Pocono is always alive with excitement, New Year’s Eve adds an extra sense of exhilaration. Join the casino-wide party and countdown to 2016 with a complimentary champagne toast at Midnight, complete with party hats and noisemakers. Everyone age 21 and over is welcome to attend this free party.

Other Mohegan Sun Pocono venues will also be rocking on New Year’s Eve. Performances begin at 9:30pm and feature Stealing Neil at Breakers and Grace’s Downfall at Bar Louie. Or laugh your way into the New Year with Wise Crackers Comedy Club’s New Year’s Eve Show featuring Kevin Downey Jr., Sonia King and Scott Bruce. These nationally-recognized comedians will bring the laughs starting at 10:00pm. Tickets are available at mohegansunpocono.com for only $25.00 and include party hats, noisemakers and a complimentary champagne toast at Midnight.

New Year’s Day: Friday, January 1st

Start off 2016 with extra cash in your pocket with the $2016 Cash-in Extravaganza! On Friday, January 1st at 6:00am through Saturday, January 2nd at 6:00pm, get one entry for every Status Point earned.  Then at 7:00pm on Saturday, January 2nd, five lucky guests will be selected to win $2,016.00 in cash. Winners need not be present but if they are, they will get an additional $500.00 in bonus cash!

On New Year’s Day, enjoy live entertainment from 9:30pm to 1:30am in Breakers, featuring Stealing Neil, and in Bar Louie with Nick Coyle’s Electracoustica.

Saturday, January 2nd and Sunday, January 3rd

Just because New Year’s Eve is over doesn’t mean the fun ends at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Spend the night in the luxurious hotel, a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts’ Lifestyle Collection. The 238-room hotel, comprised of 218 standard rooms and 20 suites, incorporates comfort and convenience with new technologies including iPad Mini compendiums, iHome docking systems, Smart TVs and Keurig coffee brewers. The hotel also features a state-of-the-art fitness center to kick-start your New Year’s resolutions, and full-service Spa Sapphire salon and spa so you can rejuvenate your body and soul. And when the Mohegan Sun Pocono hotel isn’t available, take advantage of partner hotels with shuttle service to all the action at Mohegan Sun Pocono.

On Saturday, January 2nd stop into Breakers for high-energy entertainment from The Chatter or into Bar Louie for the sounds of The Jeanne Zano Band from 9:30pm-1:30am.

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 Tree Lighting Event Postponed Until Thursday, December 3rd Due To Weather

Monday, November 30th, 2015

WHAT:

Due to inclement weather, the Mohegan Sun Pocono tree lighting event and holiday celebration has been postponed until Thursday, December 3rd at 6:00pm.

WHEN:

RESCHEDULED TO Thursday, December 3, 2015

Main Casino Entrance

Festivities begin at 6:00pm; tree lighting and fireworks at 7:00pm

IN DETAIL:

Mirth and merriment abounds with activities that the whole family will love. Enjoy the holiday spirit and tradition of Rockefeller Center without leaving Northeastern Pennsylvania! Activities include:

  • A spectacular performance of The Nutcracker by Ballet Northeast
  • Live holiday music performances
  • Complimentary hot cocoa and cookies
  • Holiday pie giveaways by the Pies Patrol
  • Appearance by Santa Claus and other special guests
  • Celebratory lighting of a 34-foot holiday tree with delightful fireworks to follow, marking the occasion

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, download our app and view us on YouTube.

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas At Mohegan Sun Pocono

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Celebrate the season on December 2nd with a holiday tree, live music, festive dance, fireworks and moreMohegan Sun Pocono Tree Lighting

Join Mohegan Sun Pocono for a holiday celebration like no other on Wednesday, December 2nd starting at 6:00pm.

WHEN

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Main Casino Entrance

Festivities begin at 6:00pm; tree lighting and fireworks at 7:00pm

IN DETAIL

Join Mohegan Sun Pocono for a holiday celebration like no other on Wednesday, December 2nd starting at 6:00pm.

Mirth and merriment abounds across the whole property, with activities that the whole family will love. Enjoy the holiday spirit and tradition of Christmas at Rockefeller Center without leaving Northeastern Pennsylvania!

This remarkable night of Christmas cheer will include a spectacular performance by Ballet Northeast, Northeastern Pennsylvania’s Premier Youth Ballet Company; festive holiday carols performed by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic musicians and the Mohegan Sun Pocono Team Member Choir; seasonal refreshments; holiday giveaways and so much more, including special appearances by Santa Claus and other guests! The night will be capped off with the celebratory lighting of a lavish 34-foot holiday tree at 7:00pm, with delightful fireworks to follow, marking the occasion.

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, download our app and view us on YouTube.

Be Thankful On Thanksgiving Day At Mohegan Sun Pocono

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Enjoy abundant holiday dining specials on Thursday, November 26th

Be thankful for no cooking and cleaning this Thanksgiving Day, while celebrating your holiday with family and friends at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Mohegan Sun Pocono offers great dining options in its restaurants with delicious turkey dishes and so much more on the menu.

The award-winning Italian Mediterranean-influenced Rustic Kitchen Bistro & Bar will offer a special holiday menu, including:

  • Fall Harvest puree soup with crispy sweet potato strings
  • Harvest Salad with pears, Craisins, nuts, goat cheese, candied bacon and mixed greens with cranberry vinaigrette
  • Traditional roasted turkey with stuffing, mashed potatoes, vegetable medley and fresh cranberry sauce
  • Butternut squash ravioli with a pumpkin sage sauce

Eat, drink and be thankful while enjoying an intimate dining experience surrounded by handcrafted relics and artifacts representing a Tuscan villa. Make your reservation today by calling 570.824.6600.

Enjoy a bountiful Thanksgiving feast that the whole family will love at Timbers Buffet. Open from 11:00am until 8:00pm on Thanksgiving Day, Timbers Buffet will feature traditional holiday favorites, unique specialties and so much more, including:

  • Whole roasted turkey
  • Bourbon cherry-glazed ham
  • Crab cakes with Sriracha remoulade
  • Sour cream and chive mashed potatoes
  • Mashed sweet potato with caramel pineapple and marshmallow topping
  • Traditional Thanksgiving stuffing
  • Crab macaroni and cheese with crumb topping
  • Ravioli with pumpkin sage cream sauce
  • Butternut squash, apple and cranberry risotto with crumbled blue cheese
  • New England clam chowder
  • Lobster bisque
  • Peel and eat shrimp
  • And more!

Relax at the end of your day at Betty & Joe’s inside the Food Court at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Purchase a slice of pumpkin pie and enjoy a hot or iced apple cider for half price.

Or, if something cooler is on your mind, visit Ben and Jerry’s inside the Food Court. Buy one hot fudge or caramel sundae and receive a second one for only $1.00 on Thanksgiving Day.

Wetzel’s Pretzels also has a special Thanksgiving Day offer for Mohegan Sun Pocono guests. Buy any pretzel and receive a second one for half price only on Thanksgiving Day.

For additional information, please visit Mohegan Sun Pocono’s website.

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 2016 At Bash In The Ballroom Inside Mohegan Sun Pocono

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Free New Year’s Eve party featuring Parrotbeach, champagne toast and more!

WILKES-BARRE, PA (November 2, 2015) – Bid farewell to 2015 and kick off 2016 at Bash in the Ballroom inside Mohegan Sun Pocono featuring Parrotbeach, a Jimmy Buffet tribute band.

Fins up! It may be New Year’s Eve but it will be hot summer fun inside Mohegan Sun Pocono’s Keystone Grand Ballroom from 10:00pm to 1:00pm. Wear your best tropical attire or dress to impress—the choice is yours! Enjoy tropical drink specials all night long, and when the clock strikes Midnight enjoy a complimentary champagne toast throughout the casino with party hats and noisemakers. Everyone 21 and over is welcome to attend this free event.

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.