Connors’ Comments for Monday, June 7, 2021

2021-06-13

FIRST RACE – Again hot, with a stretch headwind changing midcard … MARION GONDOLIER left well, yielded at the ¼ and sat in the two-hole behind quick fractions, outside late turn and soon got the lead, drew away. TRICKY DICK got early position, didn’t stay with the top two far turn, but then steadily late and along for second. FRAC stayed in, decent to get third. SYLVESTERAMERICAIT was ... 

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Connors’ Comments for Sunday, June 6, 2021

2021-06-12

FIRST RACE – Hot; stretch headwind … BETTOR B ROLLING didn’t come off the rail until the ¾, but circled those in front of him by headstretch and ran away. NORTHBROOK RON trailed the winner at a distance that grew in the last quarter, but still beat the others. TERLINGUA gapped the early duelers, came up the Pocono Pike for the very distant third. ARTACUS went off the rail 3/4, evenly. SPORTY ... 

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Party on the Patio Returns to Mohegan Sun Pocono Starting Thursday, June 3rd

2021-04-22

Tribute band fans rejoice! Mohegan Sun Pocono (MSP) is excited to announce the return of Party on the Patio. Every Thursday from June 3rd to September 2nd, guests can enjoy Northeast Pennsylvania’s top spot for live entertainment, experience a variety of food truck options, and stay refreshed with drink specials. As always, there is no cover charge at Party on the Patio.

MSP is excited for the return of Party on the Patio and remains dedicated to upholding the highest safety standards for ... 

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Mohegan Sun Pocono Promotes Michael Zullinger To Director of Race and Sportsbook Operations

2021-04-01

WILKES-BARRE, PA (April 1, 2021) – Mohegan Sun Pocono (MSP) is pleased to announce Michael Zullinger has been promoted to Director of Race and Sportsbook Operations. In this role, Michael will oversee racing operations, including live racing, at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, as well as onsite Sportsbook operations at both The Downs at MSP and MSP at Lehigh Valley Race and Sportsbook, located in Allentown, PA.

“We are thrilled to have Michael assume the role of Director of Race and Sportsbook ... 

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Mohegan Sun Pocono to Reopen to the Public on Monday, June 22nd

2020-06-15

WILKES-BARRE, PA (June 15, 2020) – News that Luzerne County, PA will be entering the green phase was recently made and with that, Mohegan Sun Pocono (MSP) is excited to announce a public reopening at 10:00am on Monday, June 22nd. This reopening will include comprehensive safety and social distancing protocols, some of which include thermal temperature scans at all points of entry, protective mask requirements and limited guest capacity.

“Over the past few months Mohegan Sun Pocono has ... 

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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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