Hi All, we are posting once again to tell you about the events going on at Mohegan Sun. The December Events are Great sounding as, I’ve seen on their sight! From the real life size Gingerbread house to the New Years Countdowns! If your in the area or will be traveling there through the rest of December, you really must check them out, I know I would, if I had the chance. Here is their website: http://www.mohegansun.com/gateway/index.html
Wednesday, December 14th – 8:00pm
UNWRAPPED & UNPLUGGED FEATURING MONTGOMERY GENTRY AND TRENT TOMLINSON
Counrty 92.5 and The Reach Foundation present Unwrapped & Unplugged featuring Montgomery Gentry and Trent Tomlinson. Montgomery Gentry has captured a large following with their “what you see is what you get” mentality. Their accolades include gold and platinum albums, CMA and ACM awards, a Grammy nomination and sold-out tours. Trent Tomlinson’s debut album Country is My Rock produced three Top 40 singles on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. He just released a new single under Skyville Records, “A Man Without A Woman.” The REACH Foundation was founded by Mark and Wendy Wilson in 2000 to help children in need – physically, socially,and financially. Today, the primary mission of The REACH Foundation is to reach out to young people in need and to provide programs to improve their environment. The Foundation’s mission is simple, If in only one life, make a difference… for more info please visit thereachfoundation.org
*Must be 21 or older unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Friday, December 16th – 8:00pm
Chubby Checker is the legendary voice behind “The Twist.” Not only was the recording a #1 hit, but it also introduced the concept of “dancing apart to the beat.” In September 2008, “The Twist” topped Billboard’s list of the most popular singles to have appeared in the Hot 100 since its debut in 1958.
Saturday, December 17th – 8:00pm
THE MARSHALL TUCKER BAND
From their first LP in 1973, to their powerful stage presence today, the Marshall Tucker Band has played countless concert venues around the world. The good ol’ boys from Spartanburg, South Carolina remain a powerful force in the world of music.
Saturday, December 17th – 8:00pm
MS. LAURYN HILL
Ms. Lauryn Hill is a multi-talented recording artist and she is set to bring her infectious R&B rhythms to Mohegan Sun Arena. Ms. Hill launched her solo career with the release of the commercially successful and critically acclaimed album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. The recording earned a record breaking five Grammy Awards.
Friday, December 23rd – 8:00pm
RONNIE SPECTOR’S BEST CHRISTMAS EVER
Ronnie Spector has been an enduring Pop legend since the early 60s when she toured with both The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, and was the lead singer of quintessential girl-group The Ronettes. The group recorded hits such as “Be My Baby” and the Grammy-winning “Walking In The Rain” which have become Pop classics. Ronnie Spector and The Ronettes were also featured on the legendary 1963 album A Christmas Gift For You, and their versions of “Frosty The Snowman,” “Sleigh Ride” and “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” are staples of the holiday season.
Friday, December 30th – 7:00pm
ROB THOMAS – A SPECIAL INTIMATE PERFORMANCE BENEFITING THE SIDEWALK ANGELS FOUNDATION
Rob Thomas is one of the most distinctive vocalists and accomplished ongwriters in contemporary music, garnering a string of accolades, both for his work as lead singer and primary composer with Matchbox Twenty as well as for his solo work and collaborations with other artists. In 2004, the Songwriters Hall of Fame presented Thomas with its first ever “Starlight Award,” created to recognize a songwriter in the early years of his or her career that has already made a lasting impact. He has won numerous BMI and ASCAP Awards, and has earned the “Songwriter of the Year” crown from both Billboard and BMI, two years in a row. Video
Saturday, December 31st – 8:00pm
KEVIN HART- NEW YEAR’S EVE SHOW -LET ME EXPLAIN TOUR
Kevin Hart burst onto the scene and has become one of the most versatile comedy actors in film and television. He can be seen in movies such as Death at a Funeral, Meet Dave, Superhero Movie, Fool¹s Gold, Soul Plane, The Last Stand, Scary Movie 4, In the Mix, The 40 Year Old Virgin, and Meet the Fockers. In 2009, Hart premiered his new one-hour comedy special I’m a Grown Little Man on Comedy Central. The special debuted as one of the highest rated specials for the network. With his passion for stand-up intact, Hart continues to tour the country to sold-out audiences. Video
Now for a Giveaway, Mohegan Sun has two items for this giveaway a nice Travel Mug (you don’t want to spill your Hot Cocoa on yourself do you?) and a sweet sweet Blanket, to help keep you warm! You guys are really the lucky ones I tell you!
I, Mariah Lockwood personally posted this. I did not receive any monetary compensation for my review, and Mohegan Sun has not provided me with compensation for my posting. I was under no obligation to post these events or Giveaway on my blog it if I so chose. All opinions are mine and belong to me solely. My thoughts and opinions may differ from yours. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commissions 16 CFR, Part 255 Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising. The photo’s and Events used in this post were provided by Mohegan Sun.