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Party On The Patio Kicks Off June 1st At Mohegan Sun Pocono

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Live entertainment and drink specials every Thursday on the racetrack apron

WILKES-BARRE, PA (March 22, 2017) – Returning to Mohegan Sun Pocono, Northeast Pennsylvania’s biggest party of the year is back! Starting Thursday, June 1st, Party on the Patio will feature food and drink specials, free live entertainment provided by some of the most exciting tribute bands in the country and a breathtaking view of NEPA scenery.

From June 1st to August 31st, this highly anticipated party starts every Thursday at 6:00pm along The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Racetrack Apron!

Featured bands for 2017’s Party on the Patio are as follows:

June 1st: Halfway to Hell – a tribute to AC/DC

June 8th: Bon Jersey – a tribute to Bon Jovi

June 15th: Mötley 2 – a tribute to Mötley Crüe

June 22nd: Damn the Torpedoes – a tribute to Tom Petty

June 29th: Parrot Beach – a tribute to Jimmy Buffett

July 6th: 7 Bridges – a tribute to The Eagles

July 13th: Beatlemania Again – a tribute to The Beatles

July 20th: Satisfaction – a tribute to The Rolling Stones

July 27th: Tramps Like Us – a tribute to Bruce Springsteen

August 3rd: Tusk – a tribute to Fleetwood Mac

August 10th: Ring of Fire – a tribute to Johnny Cash

August 17th: Separate Ways the Band – a tribute to Journey

August 24th: Stayin Alive – a tribute to The BeeGees

August 31st: Draw the Line – a tribute to Aerosmith

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 Wins 16 Awards From Casino Player’s “Best Of Gaming” Issue

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

WILKES-BARRE, PA (September 8, 2016) - Mohegan Sun Pocono, one of Pennsylvania’s most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations, has been awarded a total of 16 awards by Casino Player’s “Best Gaming” Issue. It is an honor for the Pocono team, which since 2005, has continued to provide unmatched service through hard work and dedication. Today the property features approximately 82,000 square feet of gaming space, 2,300 slot machines and electronic games, more than 91 table games, live harness racing eight months of the year, over 21 shops, restaurants and bars plus the best live entertainment at Breakers and Bar Louie.

Six of the Casino Player Awards that Mohegan Sun Pocono has received, were top honors for best hotel, best rooms, best pool, best video poker, best poker tournaments and best live poker. Quite the achievement for the Wilkes-Barre Resort!

The hotel, a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts’ Lifestyle Collection, stands seven stories tall with 238 guest rooms. The hotel is connected to the 20,000 square-foot Convention Center with a central lobby leading to Mohegan Sun Pocono’s gaming, dining, shopping and entertainment venues. Select rooms also feature spectacular views of the harness track and the rolling Pennsylvania hillside. Onsite amenities for hotel guests include a sparkling heated pool, 24/7 fitness center, full-service business center and full-service onsite Spa Sapphire. Room service is also available for breakfast, dinner and late night.

Located in the Convention Center at Mohegan Sun Pocono, the Keystone Grand Ballroom is a 16,000 square-foot venue that hosts some of the most prominent performers. Guests can also enjoy a comedy show and other hilarious entertainment in Wise Crackers Comedy Club, located in Seasons Ballroom. Mohegan Sun Pocono is also home to an electric nightlife experience with great options for everyone including Breakers, Bar Louie, Sunburst Bar, M Bar, and The Terrace.

The legendary racetrack at Pocono, which features a 5/8 mile oval track, gives guests the thrill of watching the races from the outdoor grandstand and patio. The spacious and state-of-art simulcast facility accommodates up to 200 viewers with numerous TV screens, hot and cold snacks, ice cold beverages and both a smoking and non-smoking section.

For more information, please visit Mohegansunpocono.com.

About Mohegan Sun Pocono

Mohegan Sun Pocono, owned by 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 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.

Party on the Patio Returns To Mohegan Sun Pocono

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Every Thursday, enjoy live entertainment and drink specials on the track apron

WILKES-BARRE, PA – (March 22, 2016) Mohegan Sun Pocono delivers the best live entertainment in northeast Pennsylvania every Thursday starting June 2nd with their annual Party on the Patio. Each week, free live entertainment is provided by some of the most exciting tribute bands in the country. Featuring $2.00 Coors Light drafts, this highly anticipated party starts at 6:00pm along The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Racetrack Apron. Enjoy a breathtaking view of NEPA scenery and don’t miss a variety of food trucks throughout the season including:  Wandering Chef, Southwest Savory Grill, Taste Time to Love Us, Big Belly BBQ, Peculiar Culinary and What The Fork.  (Trucks will vary by date)

Featured bands for 2016’s Party on the Patio are as follows:

6/2/2016           Separate Ways The Band, a tribute to Journey

6/9/2016           Back in Black, a tribute to AC/DC

6/16/2016         Tusk – The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute, a tribute to Fleetwood Mac

6/23/2016         Damn the Torpedoes, a tribute to Tom Petty

6/30/2016         Parrot Beach, a tribute to Jimmy Buffett

7/7/2016           Black Dog, a tribute to Led Zeppelin

7/14/2016         Tramps Like Us, a tribute to Bruce Springsteen

7/21/2016         Pirate Flag, a tribute to Kenny Chesney

7/28/2016         Almost Queen, a tribute to Queen

8/4/2016           Draw the Line, a tribute to Aerosmith

8/11/2016         Satisfaction, a tribute to the Rolling Stones

8/18/2016         Beatlemania Again, a tribute to The Beatles

8/25/2016         Stayin’ Alive, a tribute to The BeeGees

9/1/2016           Bon Jersey, a tribute to Bon Jovi

9/8/2016           Funky Monks, a tribute to the Red Hot Chili Peppers

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.