Mohegan Sun Pocono Temporary Closure to Begin Monday, March 16, 2020 at 8:00pm EST

2020-03-16

WILKES-BARRE, PA (March 16, 2020) – Mohegan Sun Pocono will temporarily close all casino, and resort operations, effective at 8:00pm on Monday, March 16th. These actions come amid the necessary precautions due to COVID-19 and in close consultation with the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) as well as local and state health authorities.

“In response to the rapidly developing situation surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19) and our efforts to protect the health and safety of our valued ... 

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It’s March Mania At Mohegan Sun Pocono!

2020-03-09

St. Patrick’s Day specials, Unibet Sportsbook specials & the March Bagness Cornhole Tournament all go down March 13th – March 22nd

WILKES-BARRE, PA (March 9, 2020) – The month of March at Mohegan Sun Pocono is filled with food, fun and Irish charm! Guests will have the chance to partake in St. Patrick’s Day specials at Molly O’Sheas, treat themselves food & drink specials at Unibet Sportsbook while catching the Men’s College ... 

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The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono Week in Review

2020-03-03

Game of Claims Finals Recap

We have slowly worked our way into the 2020 season at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, racing just two nights a week throughout the month of February, a much earlier start to the season than normal. But the action hit the ground running, in large part due to the Game of Claims series, a fun late closer affair making its debut at Pocono this year.

Each weekend in February at Pocono, four different groups of claimers met in preliminary legs with the intent of making the ... 

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Tony Luke’s To Cut Six-Foot Cheesesteak in Celebration of Official Opening at Mohegan Sun Pocono on February 13th

On-hand and making remarks will be Tony Luke’s CEO, Tony Luke Jr. as well as Mohegan Sun Pocono leadership

WILKES-BARRE, PA Thursday, February 13th will be a momentous occasion at Mohegan Sun Pocono (MSP) as the renowned cheesesteak franchise, Tony Luke’s, will mark its official entry into NEPA (Northeast Pennsylvania). At 3:00pm on February 13th, Tony Luke’s CEO, Tony Luke Jr. alongside MSP President & CEO, Anthony Carlucci, ... 

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It’s March Bagness At Mohegan Sun Pocono!

2019-12-06

Annual NEPA Cornhole tournament with over $7,000 in payouts returns to the Keystone Grand Ballroom on Saturday, March 21st

WHAT: March Bagness is back with one of the largest NEPA Cornhole tournaments in Pennsylvania history! Guests can test their cornhole skills and fly their way to a guaranteed $7,000 in payouts at Mohegan Sun Pocono.

WHEN/WHERE:
Saturday, March 21, 2020

Keystone Grand Ballroom

Backyard & Social

Registration: 11:00am

Bags Fly: Noon

Competitive & Advanced

Registration: ... 

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Joel McHale Live At Mohegan Sun Pocono

2019-11-14

Star of NBC’s Community to perform in the Keystone Grand Ballroom on Saturday, February 22nd

WILKES-BARRE, PA (November 14, 2019) –  On Saturday, February 22nd, get ready to laugh out loud with one of the most sought-after comedians and actors in the industry, Joel McHale. Beginning at 8:00pm in the Keystone Grand Ballroom, Joel will delight and entertain the audience with his legendary humor. This is a show guests won’t want to miss.

Tickets start at $25.00 and on sale Friday, November 15th through ticketmaster.com... 

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Tony Luke’s Is Coming To Mohegan Sun Pocono this December

2019-11-12

The Renowned Philly-based Cheesesteak Joint will be Located in a Redesigned & Updated Food Court at Mohegan Sun Pocono

WILKES-BARRE, PA (November 12, 2019) – Mohegan Sun Pocono (MSP) is excited  to announce a new and tasty addition to its dining offerings when Tony Luke’s opens this December. Known for its incredible Philly Cheesesteaks, Tony Luke’s also features specialties like the Roast Pork Italian, seasoned French Fries and a vegetarian option, “The Uncle Mike.”

“We’re ... 

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Saturday, November 16th is Fan Appreciation Night

2019-11-07

There are only three days remaining in the 2019 racing season at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, and the track in Northeast PA is planning a special “Fan Appreciation Night” on Saturday, November 16th.  Just in time for the cold weather, fans can pick up a special commemorative hooded sweatshirt, while supplies last.  A coupon is required, and will be in the live racing program, available starting at 5:00pm at the Racing Rewards desk.  The coupon may be redeemed between 9:00pm ... 

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Mohegan Sun Pocono Hosts Ultimate Retro Dance Party For New Year’s Eve

Guests can dance their way into 2020 at the Keystone Grand Ballroom on Tuesday, December 31st

WHAT: Guests are invited to ring in the New Year with Mohegan Sun Pocono at our New Year’s Eve Ultimate Retro Dance Party on Tuesday, December 31st at the Keystone Grand Ballroom.

 WHERE/WHEN: Tuesday, December 31

9:00pm – Midnight

Keystone Grand Ballroom

IN DETAIL:
Time marches forward, but Mohegan Sun Pocono is dancing back to the 70s, 80s and 90s for New Year’s Eve. ... 

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The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono 2019 Season Review

2019-10-30

The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono 2019 Season Review

October 29, 2019

We are winding up the 2019 racing season here at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono. It was another extremely successful campaign filled with excitement and surprises, favorites and longshots, unexpected winners and scintillating performances. In short, everything a harness racing fan could possibly want out of a racing season.

We started back in the middle of March and we are closing up shop on Saturday night, November 16. When you ... 

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