A Boo Bash With DJ Biz Markie At Mohegan Sun Pocono

2018-10-17

Legendary hip-hop artist, DJ Biz Markie, DJ’s Mohegan Sun Pocono’s 2018 Halloween Boo Bash; $5,000 Is Up For Grabs For Best Costumes

WILKES-BARRE, PA (October 17, 2018) –  Taking place on Friday, October 26th, from 8:00pm  – Midnight, Mohegan Sun Pocono’s Keystone Grand Ballroom will be home to the 2018 Boo Bash, with DJ Biz Markie in the DJ booth and a $1,000 grand prize up for grabs in the Boo Bash costume party! $5,000 total in cash prizes will be divvied out ... 

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The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Week in Review

2018-10-10

 

October 6-12, 2018

The countdown is on to the Breeders’ Crown, now just a couple weeks away from taking place at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Based on some of the incredible stakes performances being delivered recently at other tracks around the country, this has the making of one of the most memorable Breeders Crown editions in many years. We can’t wait, but we also don’t want to give short shrift to the excellent overnight action going on each and every racing night at Pocono. ... 

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The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Week in Review

2018-10-03

September 29-October 5, 2018

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The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Week in Review

2018-09-26

September 22-28, 2018

We continue to barrel forward in the 2018 racing season at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, closer and closer to the Breeders Crown in late October. With each passing week, the excitement builds just a little bit more. Meanwhile, the overnight action at Pocono continues to impress. A new batch of star performers seems to step forward each week, and these past four racing nights were no different. Let’s hand out the Weekly Awards.

PACER OF THE WEEK: INTOVIEW

Respect has been ... 

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The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Week in Review

2018-09-19

September 15-21, 2018

We are now just about a month away from the 2018 Breeders Crown, to be hosted by none other than The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Excitement is definitely building for that monumental event. But that doesn’t mean everything else stops. Overnight racing at Pocono continues to hurtle forward, with each new week bringing us a fresh batch of excellent performances. With that in mind, let’s take a look at some of the finest efforts from the past week of racing as we hand out ... 

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Breeders Crown 2018 presents former Philadelphia Eagle Keith Byars October 19th

2018-09-13

Breeders Crown 2018 is quickly approaching, and more events have been added to the terrific event planned at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono.

Eliminations weekend will be Friday, October 19th and Saturday, October 20th.  Fans can pick up their program starting at 5:00pm on either night, and exchange the attached coupon for a souvenir Breeders Crown hat.  Quantities are limited. The Friday coupon will be valid Friday only.  Redemption is 9:00pm – 10:00pm in the lower Grandstand.

In addition, ... 

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The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Week in Review

2018-09-05

September 1-7, 2018

It was Pennsylvania Championship night this past Sunday evening at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono. In the past, we contented ourselves with the Pennsylvania Sire Stakes finals as the centerpiece of this special September card. But this year, the finals of the newly-minted Great Northeast Open series were added to the festivities.

All totaled, the seven championship races on the card put more than $1.3 million on the line. Each race was a thrilling in its way, whether because ... 

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Meet Foiled Again on Breeders Crown night!

2018-09-01

Breeders Crown 2018 will be filled with 12 exciting races on one spectacular night at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Saturday, October 27th.  The entire night will be an event to remember, with something for everyone, including a souvenir photo booth with proceeds to benefit the Standardbred Retirement Foundation; a red carpet for fans to make their entrance; food trucks; the Harness Racing Museum and Hall of Fame Gift Shop; Bow River Jewelry; Breeders Crown swag stand, mascot Hambo ... 

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The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Week in Review

2018-08-29

August 25-31, 2018

Next week in this space we shall be reviewing everything that went on during an outstanding program of championship races scheduled for this coming Sunday, September 2. Both the three-year-old Pennsylvania Sire Stakes championships and the finals of the Great Northeastern Open Series will be taking place at Pocono on that evening. Until then, here are some Weekly Awards highlighting the best of the best from the previous four racing nights.

PACER OF THE WEEK: BIG CITY BETTY

Sometimes ... 

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Mohegan Sun’s Reality Check Presents Olympic Bronze Medalist Adam Rippon

2018-08-23


WHAT:
Meet Bronze Medalist Adam Rippon, recent champion from Dancing with the Stars: Athletes, during a special Reality Check event at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Wednesday, September 5th.

WHEN/WHERE: Wednesday, September 5th

7:00pm – Live Q&A

7:30pm – Signing Event

Keystone Grand Ballroom

NOTE: Media opportunities are available: Please contact Cody Chapman at codychapman@mohegansun.com. 

IN DETAIL: On September 5th,  Clarks Summit’s very own Bronze Medalist Adam Rippon ... 

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