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Hats, Harness Racing, and Derby Horses! Kentucky Derby Day is here!

Monday, May 1st, 2017

A double header of live harness racing; a hat revue with 6 categories including the “Triple Crown” winning hat;  and a Champagne Brunch are all part of the biggest Kentucky Derby party north of Churchill Downs on the first Saturday in May at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono!

Doors open Saturday, May 6th at 10:00AM and the tellers open at the same time, with Churchill Downs Post of 10:30AM.   Post for the first of the double-header of live harness racing card is 11:00a.m., and a patio bar will be open just for those early birds!  Pacer’s Clubhouse will host a Champagne Brunch like no other starting at 11:00 a.m., featuring delectable Southern delicacies and Brunch favorites, by reservation only.  Call 1-888-WIN-IN-PA.  The dinner seating is currently sold out.

Ladies can proudly wear their elaborately decorated Kentucky Derby hats for the Run for the Roses Hat Revue, sponsored by Spa Sapphire, the salon and spa in the casino.  All hats must be registered between 2:00 and 5:15 p.m. in the lobby, and the Revue takes place at 5:30 p.m. in front of the Winner’s Circle with cash prizes and Spa Sapphire gift cards.  Six categories will be judged, including “Most Colorful” and “Most Horsie”.  The “Most Fashionable Couple” will receive dinner for two at Pacer’s Clubhouse.  Judges include drivers Simon Allard and Anthony Napolitano, who will definitely be a hit with the crowd of ladies on hand for the festivities!

A photo booth in the lobby will be open at 3:00pm to capture the best moments of the day, with a $1 minimum donation to the Standardbred Retirement Foundation.  For those last-minute accessories, or even a hat or Fascinator, ladies are invited to stop by the Sapphire Boutique in the lobby, featuring a fabulous array of colorful hats and more!

The Trackside Concession bars and the Party Tent open at 2:00PM, and of course, Mint Juleps will be available all day in the official Kentucky Derby 143 souvenir glasses!

Following Kentucky Derby 143 on the jumbo screen, fans can stay and enjoy another exciting live card under the stars.

As always, parking and admission is free, and free valet parking is available on the casino level.

The Downs will open for advance wagering on Friday, May 5th at 10:00AM.

Get Derby-fied at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono!

Monday, April 25th, 2016

A double header of live harness racing, including 2 prestigious races for 3-year-olds; a hat revue; and a Champagne Brunch are all part of the biggest Kentucky Derby party north of Churchill Downs on the first Saturday in May!

Doors open Saturday at 9:30am, with the first of the live harness racing card Post Time at 11:00a.m., and a patio bar open just for those early birds!  Pacer’s Clubhouse will host a Champagne Brunch like no other starting at 11:00 a.m., featuring delectable items such as Seared Tenderloin Medallions with Crab Cake Asparagus dressed with Bearnaise; Deep fried turkey with Red Eye Gravy & Spaghetti Squash; Vanilla Bourbon sweet mashed potatoes; and desserts such as chocolate pecan pie and minted cream pie!  Reservations are still being accepted at 570-831-2100.  The dinner seating is currently sold out.

Ladies can proudly wear their elaborately decorated Kentucky Derby hats for the Run for the Roses Hat Revue, sponsored by Spa Sapphire, the salon and spa in the casino.  All hats must be registered between 3:00 and 5:30 p.m. in the lobby, and the Revue takes place at 5:30 p.m. in front of the Winner’s Circle with cash prizes in different categories and one overall winner called the “Triple Crown Winner”!  Spa Sapphire gift cards will also be awarded to runners-up, with a special Couples Spa Package for the Most Fashionable Couple!

A photo booth in the lobby will be open at 3:00pm to capture the best moments of the day, with a $1 minimum donation to the Standardbred Retirement Foundation.  Spa Sapphire and Aveda will also be set up to help the ladies look their best with the “Perfect Lip” touch-up, adjacent to the photo booth, and items such as hats, jewelry, and other accessories will be for sale as well.

Make sure you come with an appetite, because there will be food trucks on the apron starting at 2:00p.m., and of course, Mint Juleps will be available all day in the official Kentucky Derby 142 souvenir glasses!  A jumbo tent will be set up for the fans to kick back and enjoy the day.

Following Kentucky Derby 142 on the jumbo screen, fans can stay and enjoy another exciting live card, including the Pennsylvania Classic 3-year-old colts & geldings; and the Miss Pennsylvania for 3-year-old fillies.

Advance wagering will be available Friday, May 6th starting at 10:00am, as well as a full simulcast of the prestigious Kentucky Oaks day from Churchill Downs.

Mother’s Day At Mohegan Sun Pocono

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Dining discounts and shopping specials on May 8th

WILKES-BARRE, PA (April 13, 2016) – Spend Mother’s Day at Mohegan Sun Pocono and take advantage of all the amazing dining deals and shopping specials on Sunday, May 8th.

On Mother’s Day 500 Mothers who earn 1 status point will be eligible to receive a potted flower, while supplies last. Visit any kiosk to print out a redemption slip. Pick up on the Sky Bridge starting at 10:00am. More than 150 flowers have hidden Free Slot Play or Cash prizes up to $1,000. Earning begins at 6:00am!

Give mom the gift of pampered beauty at Spa Sapphire. All mothers will receive a complimentary Aveda Mineral Makeup Touch-Up, plus a gift from Aveda this Mother’s Day.

Treat mom to a dinner she won’t forget at Rustic Kitchen Bistro & Bar. The restaurant features a specialty menu full of amazing options including southwest chicken spring rolls, seafood soup, a petite filet with Lobster, Italian herb crusted seabass and more!  Call 570.824.6600 for reservations.

Timbers Buffets rolls out a special featured menu on Mother’s Day! The buffet will offer an array of delicious dishes including cherry glazed country ham, lobster filled heart shaped raviolis with brandied lobster cream sauce, seared mahi mahi and more! For dessert, don’t miss the tiramisu trifle, turtle bread pudding, assorted cakes and cookies!

Johnny Rocket’s is offering 50% off milkshakes with the purchase of an entrée on Mother’s Day.

At Betty & Joe’s, receive half off a large specialty drink with the purchase of any pastry or fruit parfait!

For more information on Easter at Mohegan Sun Pocono, visit their 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.

Saturdays in April and “Fashion At The Track” in Pacer’s Clubhouse

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Women and horse racing DO go together!  Who says you can’t be fashionable while cheering on your favorite horse?  The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, along with Spa Sapphire, is presenting their first “Fashion At The Track” night in Pacer’s Clubhouse on Saturday, April 9th.  Starting at 7:00p.m., those dining at the restaurant overlooking the historic 5/8 mile track will be treated to table-side fashion shows featuring the latest and hottest in sportswear; jewelry; and even hats and Fascinators, as the Kentucky Derby is just weeks away.

Models from Spa Sapphire will casually walk around Pacer’s, and guests can enjoy the fashions while they dine on Clubhouse specialties such as Chicken Parmagiana; Fish and Chips; Loaded French fries; French Onion Soup; as well as specialty sandwiches; all while watching and wagering on exciting harness racing.

Items will be available for purchase that evening from Spa Sapphire’s display tables.

“Fashion At The Track” continues each Saturday evening in April.

Reservations are required for dining in Pacer’s Clubhouse, and can be secured by calling 1-888-WIN-IN-PA.

Celebrate Easter At Mohegan Sun Pocono

Monday, March 14th, 2016

Dining discounts and shopping specials on Easter Sunday

WILKES-BARRE, PA (March 14, 2016) – On Easter, Mohegan Sun Pocono invites families to celebrate with shopping and dining specials. Don’t miss all the incredible deals being offered on Sunday, March 27th!

Experience the luxury of Spa Sapphire, located on the first floor of the hotel this Easter. On Sunday, guests can enjoy 20% off hair and nail services! Call 570.270.5555 for reservations.

If shopping is on your Easter to-do list, Mohegan Sun Pocono is the place to be! Ruby Blue treats guests on Easter Sunday with a free pair of studs with a $150.00 Crislu purchase.

Make your Easter celebrations complete with a decadent dinner at Rustic Kitchen Bistro & Bar. The restaurant features a specialty menu full of delicious dishes including lobster soup with shrimp and crab and a glazed ham steak with pineapple chutney paired with mashed potatoes and glazed baby carrots. Also on the menu; a garlic herb studded grilled rack of lamb and a crab stuffed haddock. Call 570.824.6600 for reservations.

From 8:30am to 2:00pm, Timbers Buffets serves up Easter brunch perfect for the whole family. The buffet features of spread of delectable dishes including rosemary & garlic rubbed prime rib, cherry marsala glazed ham, huevos rancheros, smoked salmon, and more! For dessert, indulge in deep fried brownie bites, assorted cakes and pies. The brunch is $19.99 for adults and $11.99 for children.

For those looking for a quick bite on Easter Sunday, Johnny Rocket’s is offering Buy one entrée/burger, get one 50% off any entrée/burger from 6:00am – 5:00pm for Momentum cardholders. Present your Momentum Card to your server/cashier before you order to get your BOGO 50% off an entrée/burger from 6:00 am – 5:00 pm on Easter Sunday only. Cannot be combined with any other discounts, coupons or offers, including Groupon.

For more information on Easter at Mohegan Sun Pocono, visit their 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.