Hot Summer Fun Returns To Mohegan Sun Pocono


From Sunday, July 1st to Sunday, September 2nd

WILKES-BARRE, PA (June 20, 2018) – Summertime is upon us and Mohegan Sun Pocono’s Annual Hot Summer Fun is heating up this year.  The 2018 Hot Summer Fun calendar is packed with exciting events, giveaways and promotions.  Experience everything from the Mean or Green vehicle giveaway, live performances from the Chippendales, Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone and Country star, Lee Ann Womack, to a meet & greet with NASCAR Daytona 500 Champion Austin Dillon, to every foodie’s favorite food truck festival. Hot Summer Fun kicks off on Sunday, July 1st and sizzles until Sunday, September 2nd!

Mean or Green

Win your choice of a Mean Toyota Tundra 4 X 4 SR5 double cab or Green Toyota Rav 4 Hybrid Limited AWD SUV!  Starting July 1st at 6:00am, Momentum members will receive one entry for every Status Point earned through August 31st while playing their favorite slots or table games.  On Tuesdays, earn 2X the entries and on Saturday, September 1st earn 10X the entries from 6:00am – 6:59pm.  How many entries can you accumulate before the prize drawing on Saturday, September 1st at 7:00pm to win a Mean or Green vehicle?

Mystery Mondays

Win up to $1,500 in Free Slot Play every Monday!  Hit the slots and tables every Monday for your chance to win Free Slot Play all summer long.  Every Monday starting at 6:00am, play to earn one Status Point, then swipe your Momentum card at any promotional kiosk.

Two for Tuesdays

It Takes Two! Bring a friend to sign up for a new Momentum account any Tuesday in July and August and you’ll both receive $10 in Free Slot Play!  Limit one per Tuesday.

Specials that are 2 good 2 resist every Tuesday in July and August, stop by Ben & Jerry’s for a two large milkshakes for $10; at Electric City Roasting Company pick 2 for $5 – any combo of small house blend coffee, cookie, muffin or brownie from 1:00pm – 3:00pm; Marshall Rousso buy 2 sale items, get 2 additional sale items at an additional 22% off; Molly O’Sheas order a duo tin – heaping helping of onion rings and waffle fries served side by side for $8.99; Ruth’s Chris Steak House enjoy a free Duo Dessert Symphony with the purchase of any lunch item; Slice’d offers a slice of cheese for $2.22 or 2 whole cheese pies for $22.22 from Noon to 2:00pm; Wetzel’s Pretzels, buy two pretzels, get two dipping sauces free; and buy one breakfast, lunch or dinner at Wolfgang Puck and receive the 2nd for $2.00.

Winning Wednesdays

Bean Bag Blitz, play the slots or hit the tables for your chance to win up to $1,000 in Free Slot Play!  From July 4th through August 29th, every 30 minutes, three winners will be selected to receive $200 in Free Slot Play.  Then play a game of bean bag toss for a chance to win up to an additional $800 in Free Slot Play!

*Must be actively playing slots or table games at the time of the drawings to be eligible*

Thrilling Thursdays

Gather your friends and head to the biggest free party of the summer every Thursday in July and August, Party on the Patio!  Enjoy food truck bites, drink specials and live music from your favorite tribute bands.  To view the tribute band line – up, visit:

Free Shirt Fridays

Each Friday morning throughout Hot Summer Fun, Mohegan Sun Pocono will be giving away free t-shirts for the first 500 Momentum members. Beginning July 6th, shirts will be distributed on the Sky Bridge, starting at 9:00am. A different color shirt will be given each week. Collect all 9 during Hot Summer Fun!

Summertime Entertainment 

This summer, Mohegan Sun Pocono has your concert hookup with great live performances in the Keystone Grand BallroomThe Chippendales bring ‘the About Last Night…2018 World Tour’ on Friday, July 27th with two performances at 8:00pm and 11:00pm; ticket prices starting at $29.00.  Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone perform live on Friday, August 17th at 7:30pm; tickets starting at $34.50. Country star, Lee Ann Womack, performs her hits live on the ‘All the Trouble Tour’ in Wilkes – Barre on Saturday, August 18th at 8:00pm; tickets starting at $39.00. Tickets are available for all shows by logging on to or by calling Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number at 1.800.745.3000. Tickets are also available for purchase, free of service fees, at the Mohegan Sun Pocono Box Office, located at Player’s Club.

Wilkes – Barre Annual Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration

Head on down to Kirby Park on Wednesday, July 4th and watch the sky fill with bright firework colors.  Mohegan Sun Pocono is proud to be the exclusive sponsor for the Wilkes – Barre Annual Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration!

Hot Summer Fun Events

Take a ride in the Coca – Cola Racing Simulator on Saturday, July 28th at the Keystone Grand Ballroom from Noon to 6:00pm.  Availability is first come – first served.  On the same day, meet Coca – Cola racing family member and Daytona 500 Champion, Austin Dillon! Please visit for up to date details.

The foodies come together to wrap up the summer at The Food Truck Festival, taking place at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Sunday, September 2nd from Noon to 7:00pm with free admission. Enjoy a fun afternoon packed with good eats, awesome drink specials and live music.  Stick around for some live harness racing action starting at 7:00pm.


Mohegan Sun Pocono, owned by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, was the first destination to bring gaming to Pennsylvania in 2006 and since then has become one of the premier entertainment, gaming, shopping and dining destinations in the state. 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.

Published by


Iafrancesco, Monica