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Reality Check Presents Dance Partners Chris Soules of The Bachelor and Witney Carson of Dancing with the Stars

Friday, July 10th, 2015

NEW DATE: Reality Check Presents Dance Partners Chris Soules of The Bachelor and Witney Carson of Dancing with the Stars

Witney Carson & Chris SoulesWHAT
The Bachelor star Chris Soules and his Dancing with the Stars partner Witney Carson join Mohegan Sun Pocono for a special Reality Check event.

WHEN
Wednesday, August 12th (rescheduled from previous date of August 19th)

7:30pm Performance and Q&A session
8:30pm Signing event
Keystone Grand Ballroom, Salons E & F

IN DETAIL
Chris Soules turns farm charm into dancing dynamo at Mohegan Sun Pocono during a free Reality Check event. Join the star of The Bachelor as he shows off his ballroom skills with his Dancing with the Stars partner Witney Carson for a live performance followed by an autograph signing on Wednesday, August 12th in the Keystone Grand Ballroom.

Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to time restrictions, signing of personal items, personalization, or photos taken with personal cameras are prohibited. Headshots will be given out at the event. This event is bracelet-only. A limited number of bracelets will be distributed starting at 5:30pm in the pre-function area outside the Keystone Grand Ballroom. Participants must have a bracelet in order to gain entry into the signing line.

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.

Summer Fun Heats Up Mohegan Sun Pocono

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Hot Summer Fun 2015Celebrate all season long with sizzling live entertainment, hot cash prizes and electrifying fireworks shows

WILKES-BARRE, PA (June 15, 2015) – Summer is finally here, and Mohegan Sun Pocono is turning up the heat with Hot Summer Fun celebrations all season long! This year’s celebrations start on July 1st and are hotter than ever, with new chances to win every day through August 31st.

Scratch Mania Wednesdays

Every Wednesday, the first 500 guests to earn a Momentum Status Point starting at the stated time will get to play Scratch Mania! Pick up a scratch card at any Player’s Club booth and reveal the lucky symbols to win up to $25,000 cash. Best of all, every ticket is a winner! Times vary by week, so visit the website for more information.

Boardwalk Surprise Fridays

The fun continues on Fridays, as five lucky guests each hour between 2:00pm and 10:00pm sitting in a Hot Seat at their favorite slot machine or table game will be called to the Boardwalk, where they can spin the giant prize wheel for a chance to win BIG by playing classic carnival or TV games!

Win Some Wheels Saturdays

Play more, win more! All summer long Mohegan Sun Pocono is giving away some hot new wheels to two lucky guests! The more you play, the better your chances to drive away in a 2015 Subaru Cross Trek on July 25th or a 2015 BMW on August 29th.

Simply play your favorite games on Saturdays (excluding the last Saturday of each month) and earn Personal Achievement Awards to be entered into the drawing. Then on the last Saturday of each month (July 25th and August 29th), activate entries at any kiosk from 2:00pm to 6:00pm and get ready to rev up your summer in your new car with the grand prizes awarded at 7:00pm each day! Nineteen additional winners will be awarded Free Slot Play and more.

There’s even more action on Saturdays at Mohegan Sun Pocono during Hot Summer Fun. Every Saturday (excluding the last Saturday of each month) from 2:00pm to 6:00pm, one lucky guest every 15 minutes will be randomly selected to win $250 in Free Slot Play just by playing their favorite slots. Play more, win more all summer long at Mohegan Sun Pocono!

Win a Trip Around The Sun

Every day in July and August, enter a drawing to win $3,000 cash and a trip to all three luxurious Mohegan Sun properties just by having fun at the Sun! Simply complete and submit a punch card and drop it into the mystery box—it’s that easy! All participants who complete a punch card will win $25.00 in Free Slot Play, and on August 31st one lucky winner will be chosen to win the cash prize and a trip Around The Sun!

Anything Can Happen!

Yes—ANYTHING! Any time, any day, anyone can be a surprise winner just by being in the right place at the right time! From 10am to 8pm each day, randomly selected lucky guests will win great prizes including gift cards, cash, Free Slot Play, lottery tickets and more. Anything Can Happen and it WILL, all summer long during Hot Summer Fun!

Turn Up The Heat With Live Entertainment All Summer

Dance the night away at Party on the Patio, with live entertainment every Thursday night on the track apron. Enjoy the nation’s best tribute bands, $2.00 Coors Light drafts, Absolut cocktails and a breathtaking view of NEPA scenery. Doors open at 6:00pm every Thursday through September 3rd, with live music starting at 7:30pm.

Don’t miss the chance to be a Rock star during Party on the Patio’s Lip Sync Battle. Each week starting July 2nd, six contestants will lip sync to their favorite tunes to compete for the weekly prize and a chance for the grand prize on September 3rd. Crowd noise helps the judges determine the finalists each week, so get ready to cheer on your favorite contestant to win each week!

Ready to keep the party rolling? Shake things up every Thursday night after Party on the Patio at After Party in Breakers for even more live entertainment and great drink specials. The fun goes well into the night all summer long at Mohegan Sun Pocono.

Summer is hotter than ever in the Keystone Grand Ballroom as Mohegan Sun Pocono welcomes The Midtown Men on July 25th, The Doobie Brothers on August 1st and Shawn Klush, known as the “World’s Greatest Elvis,” on August 22nd and 23rd. Tickets are available for all shows by logging on to ticketmaster.com; calling Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number at 1.800.745.3000; or visiting any Ticketmaster outlet. Tickets are also available for purchase, free of service fees, at the Mohegan Sun Pocono Box Office.

But that’s not all! Kick up your heels at The Terrace and enjoy free live music every Friday and Saturday from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Relax at this cozy outdoor venue with comfortable seating around an open fire and a private bar. It’s a great place to unwind after a long week and get the weekend started!

Sizzling Summer Fireworks

Celebrate Independence Day weekend with a bang with a fireworks extravaganza at 9:30pm on Sunday, July 5th, at the conclusion of an action-packed night of harness racing. Then, on Saturday, August 22nd, celebrate Mohegan Sun Pocono’s 50th anniversary of racing with an exhilarating fireworks spectacular set to being at approximately 10:30pm at the conclusion of evening racing.

Bring the family to see these spectacular displays ignite the sky. These events are free and open to all ages, and food and beverages will be available to purchase.

Celebrating 50 Years of Harness Racing

2015 marks the 50th year of harness racing at Mohegan Sun Pocono, and we are celebrating in style! From August 16th through August 22nd visit The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono for a week-long anniversary celebration, including a Reality Check event with dance partners Chris Soules of The Bachelor and Witney Carson of Dancing with the Stars on Wednesday, August 19th; Party on the Patio with Almost Queen on Thursday, August 20th; a Motown concert on the track apron on Friday, August 21st; a fireworks extravaganza on Saturday, August 22nd and so much more! Watch for details as we add more exciting events to our 50th anniversary celebration all summer long.

For complete details on all promotions and events, visit mohegansunpocono.com.

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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.

‘Big Ang’ Of VH1’s Mob Wives Featured In Reality Check Event At Mohegan Sun At Pocono Downs

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

WHAT:              Meet Angela ‘Big Ang’ Raiola, star of VH1’s Mob Wives, when she stops by Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs for an exclusive Reality Checkevent on Sunday, May 5th.

Angela 'Big Ang' Raiola of VH1's Mob Wives visits Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs for Reality Check event

WHEN/ WHERE:    Sunday, May 5th

Live Q&A – 3:30pm at Breakers

Free Signing – 4:00pm at the Sky Bridge

IN DETAIL:        Get some face time with Angela ‘Big Ang’ Raiola, one of the most lovable Mob Wives on VH1, as she signs autographs and takes photos with fans Sunday, May 5th at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs as part of a free Reality Check event.  Big Ang will be answering questions in a live Q & A segment beginning at 3:30pm at Breakers then will be signing autographs for fans starting at 4:00pm at the Sky Bridge.  Don’t miss a chance to meet this diamond encrusted reality diva!

*This event is bracelet-only. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. A limited number of bracelets will be distributed starting at 2:30pm at the signing area at the Sky Bridge.  Participants must have a bracelet in order to gain entry into the signing line.

For more information on Big Ang, please connect with her on Twitter or like her on Facebook.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN AT POCONO DOWNS:  Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, 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 at Pocono Downs is currently home to 82,000 square feet of gaming space including over 82 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 at Pocono Downs is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. More information is available by calling 1.888.win.inpa (1.888.946.4672) or visiting mohegansunpocono.com.

Mohegan Sun At Pocono Downs’ Reality Check To Feature Kyle Richards, Star Of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

Monday, February 4th, 2013

WHAT:              Meet Kyle Richards, star of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs as part of a special Reality Check event on Saturday, February 23rd.

WHEN/ WHERE:            Saturday, February 23rd

Live Q&A – 2:30pm at Breakers

Free Signing – 3:00pm at the Sky Bridge

IN DETAIL:        The queen of the 90210 zip code and star of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Kyle Richards, is coming to Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs!  As part of a very special Reality Check event, Kyle will be answering questions in a live Q&A segment at 2:30pm at Breakers then will be signing autographs for her loyal fans at 3:00pm at the Sky Bridge on Saturday, February 23rd.  Come meet this glamorous mother, author and housewife as she takes on the East Coast!

Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to time restrictions, signing personalization or personal photos for signing are prohibited. Kyle Richards will only sign her books or the headshots given out at event. This event is bracelet-only. A limited number of bracelets will be distributed starting at 1:00pm at the signing area on the Sky Bridge. Participants must have a bracelet in order to gain entry into the signing line at 3:00pm.

For more information on Kyle Richards, please visit http://www.kylerichards.net/.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN AT POCONO DOWNS:           Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, 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 at Pocono Downs is currently home to 55,000 square feet of gaming space including over 82 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 at Pocono Downs is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. More information is available by calling 1.888.win.inpa (1.888.946.4672) or visiting mohegansunpocono.com.

Dancing With The Stars Finalists Hustle Their Way To Mohegan Sun At Pocono Downs

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Season 11 runners-up, Lacey Schwimmer and Kyle Massey, star in Reality Check event on December 29th

You saw them team up on the dance floor back in 2010, now meet Lacey Schwimmer and Kyle Massey of Dancing With The Stars at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs for a special Reality Check event on Saturday, December 29th.

This free event kicks off 2:00pm in Breakers where Lacey & Kyle will be performing a routine and holding a live Q&A segment.  Then at 3:00pm at the Sky Bridge, “Samba” your way over to grab a spot in line as the duo signs autographs and takes photos with their loyal fans!  This is sure to be an event worthy of the coveted Mirrorball Trophy!

ABOUT KYLE MASSEY

Actor Kyle Massey got his “big break” in the popular Disney Channel sitcom, That’s So Raven where he played the mischievous little brother. Since then he has starred in the show’s spin-off, Cory in the House and the Disney original film Life Is Ruff.  He was runner-up of Season 11 of Dancing With The Stars alongside his partner, professional dancer Lacey Schwimmer.

ABOUT LACEY SCHWIMMER

Daughter of West Coast Swing dancer, Buddy Schwimmer, and sister to winner of the second season of So You Think You Can Dance, Benji Schwimmer, Lacey began her dancing career at the age of 6.  Since then, she has finished as a finalist on season 3 of So You Think You Can Dance and has competed on seasons 7-13 of Dancing With The Stars.  For more information, visit http://itslaceyschwimmer.com/.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN AT POCONO DOWNS

Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, owned by the Mohegan  Tribal Gaming Authority, 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 at Pocono Downs is currently home to 55,000 square feet of gaming space including over 82 live table games, 2,300 slot machines and electronic table games, as well as a variety of dining and shopping options, nightlife, entertainment and live harness racing. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs 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 mohegansunpocono.com.